Ticket to Ride Video Review

What’s Cool:

Fast paced with lots of strategy.
Great rulebook with examples.
Nice big board and great production quality.
Everyone has a chance to win and you don’t know who’s winning until the game ends.
Everything is well separated inside the box.
Nice artwork on the board and box.

What’s Not:

Not much, it’s a fun game!

Neutral Information:

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Birds on a Wire Video Review

What’s Cool:

Nice production quality.
Comical artwork.
Fun for the whole family.
Good Rulebook.

What’s Not:

Not much, although it’s a little random, but still fun.

Neutral Information:

Family version & Advanced version included.
Part of the Gryphon Bookshelf Series.

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Timber Tom Video Review

What’s Cool:

The production quality is great.
Fun concept and artwork.
A multi-level 3D board and figurines.
Nice rulebook with examples.

What’s Not:

Not enough trees.
Too many shacks & hot spots.
Experienced players know the  fastest way to the treasures.

Neutral Information:

Free expansion included.

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Infinite City Video Review

What’s Cool:

Lots of tiles.
Fast Paced.
Up to 6 players.
A 2 page rule book.
Easy to teach new players.

What’s Not:

Moving tiles from the center of the city is annoying.
We don’t understand how buildings can move location. (Dark City ?).

Neutral Information:

Strategic & Random at the same time.

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Through The Ages Video Review

What’s Cool:

You really go through all the ages from Moses to Albert.
It’s a very strategic game with nothing really random to it.
Great Production quality.
Each player has his own board.
The summary cards are very useful.
The rule book is good with lots of examples and good explanations.

What’s Not:

The player turns can sometimes be long.
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Thunderstone & Wrath of the Elements Card Game

Wrath of the Elements Expansion:

What’s Cool:

Over 500 Cards.
The deeper you venture into the dungeon, the harder it is for you to fight.
The “Light” concept is pretty good.
You build your deck as the game progresses.
You can use XP points to level up your heroes.
Defeated monsters give you gold, xp, and some give you bonuses as well.

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Luna Llena (Full Moon) Video Review

What’s Cool:

Great Concepts.
The rulebook has a nice Appendix.
You can become a traitor and join the Werewolves.
You don’t know if you are a werewolf until night fall.
The forest is random every game.

What’s Not:

Smallest Token you’ll even play with.
Notepad has few Map sheets.
Rulebook examples are too small.
Player Summary sheets are hand written.

Neutral Information:

Cards are …

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Gem Dealer Video Review

What’s Cool:

Really nice Gem productions
Wild cards are risky.
Fast Paced.
Fun for all ages.

What’s Not:

The Blue cards should be more Blue.

Neutral Information:

Part of the Bookshelf Series.

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Masters Gallery Video Review

What’s Cool:

Artwork by top artists.
Player summary cards.
Fast Paced.

What’s Not:

Annoying math at end of turns.

Neutral Information:

Part of the Bookshelf Series.
Can be played with any theme. (Hot models gallery)

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High Society Video review

What’s Cool:

Good & Bad cards to bid on.
Hard Cardboard cards.
Fast paced, quick games.

What’s Not:

A thief can steal your Mansion card.

Neutral Information:

Part of the Bookshelf Series.

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