Oct 16 2014

Lost Legends Board Game Review

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Lost Legends is a fantasy card game by Mike Elliott that combines a streamlined Euro game design and card drafting with an interesting fantasy theme and battle mechanic. Players take on the role of heroes trying to assemble an arsenal of equipment in order to vanquish a series of monsters that they will encounter.
The game …

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Oct 15 2014

Abyss Board Game Review

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The Abyss power is once again vacant, so the time has come to get your hands on the throne and its privileges. Use all of your cunning to win or buy votes in the Council. Recruit the most influential Lords and abuse their powers to take control of the most strategic territories. Finally, impose yourself …

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Oct 10 2014

Sheriff of Nottingham Video Review

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Prince John is coming to Nottingham! Players, in the role of merchants, see this as an opportunity to make quick profits by selling goods in the bustling city during the Prince’s visit. However, players must first get their goods through the city gate, which is under the watch of the Sheriff of Nottingham. Should you …

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Oct 10 2014

Run Fight or Die Zombie Game Video Review

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The undead hordes are back! But this time they’re not miniatures shambling around a modular board – the zombies are coming straight for you! As in most zombie games, you represent a unique character with your own character traits, except in Run, Fight, or Die! you will also have your own individual board with zombies …

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Oct 10 2014

Goblins Breakfast Preview Video

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In this card game, players take the role of Goblins at the breakfast table, scrambling to eat as much food as they can, while simultaneously keeping food from others. Players choose actions, selecting which food and makeshift weapons they are going to snatch in a small arms race of theft and chaos. Eat the most, …

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Sep 04 2014

Regular Show Fluxx Video Review

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Like Fluxx, Regular Show Fluxx is a card game in which the cards themselves determine the current rules of the game. By playing cards, you change numerous aspects of the game: how to draw cards, how to play cards, and even how to win.
At the start of the game, each player holds three cards and …

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Sep 04 2014

Knee Jerk video Preview

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Think fast – the first player to give their knee-jerk reaction wins the point! Players rapidly create endings to funny situations in this 4-8 player party game. Each situation lasts 10 seconds, and players get to play simultaneously (i.e. no downtime!).
One player plays as the host, rapidly choosing and announcing situations. The first player to …

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Sep 04 2014

Epic Spell Wars of the Battle Wizards Video review

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Game description from the publisher:
Did you know that magical wizards are battling to the death … and beyond … right now!? “Why battle?” you might ask. “What have I got to prove, magic man?” Only who’s the most awesomely powerful battle wizard in the entire realm, that’s what! As a Battle Wizard, you’ll put together …

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Sep 04 2014

The Doom that Came to Atlantic City Video Review

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Game description from the publisher:
You’re one of the Great Old Ones – beings of ancient and eldritch power. Cosmic forces have held you at bay for untold aeons, but at last the stars are right and your maniacal cult has called you to this benighted place. Once you regain your full powers, you will unleash …

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Sep 02 2014

Spurs Board Game Video Review

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In Spurs: A Tale in the Old West, players take on the role of adventurers in the Old West, competing to handle various challenges to become a true Legend of the West.
Players take turns moving around the main board, carrying out classic activities of the Old West, like taking on cattle-herding jobs or engaging in …

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