Dominion Video Review

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What’s Cool:

The game box separates the cards well.
500 cards! + Blank ones.
Very easy to learn, great rule book.
Fast paced, short player turns.
Feels like you’re really building up a dominion.
Great concept – buying cards for your deck with your gold.

What’s Not:

Can become very random, lots of shuffling.
Not all cards are used in a …

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Witch’s Brew Video Review

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What’s Cool:

Nice wooden ingredients.
The Artwork blends well with the theme of witchs.
Once you know the cards, it’s very fast paced and fun for everyone.
You play different roles every turn.
You really have to look at other player’s strategy to base yours on.
You can hide your victory points  and only reveal them at the …

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Carrassonne Video Review

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What’s Cool:

Random Board every time!
Strategic yet fast paced and fun for everyone.
Great map-like Artwork. (Perfect for feeling like you’re a king, watching over your kingdoms)
Award Winner for all the right reasons.  (Won many awards)
Easy to follow rule book. (Lots of examples too)
Game has thieves, knights, monks, farmers, and castles.
Now comes with the …

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Fast Flowing Forest Fellers Video Review

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What’s Cool:

Comical Artwork.
Customizable River Maps, printed on both sides.
Easy to learn and play right away.
Great interaction between players.
Nice little wooden logs and pieces.
Fast Paced.

What’s Not:

The Goal spaces in the rule book contradict each other from the image to the description.

Neutral Information:

It’s a simple, fast paced racing game, with an original theme.

User Ratings:
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Change Horses Video Review

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What’s Cool:

Nice 3D horses.
Strategic yet fast paced and fun for everyone
Nostalgic Artwork.
Players turn sequence is always random.
Feels like being at the track!
You can bluff on which horse is yours.
Advanced way of playing included.

What’s Not:

Fragile horses (Ours broke when placing the sticker on it)
The rulebook needs work. (We had to play a couple …

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What’s Missing? Video Review

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What’s Cool:

Not Much
Small box, portable.
Come in 5 languages.
You get a alternate way of playing.

What’s Not:

Not very original
Small cards, you might need a magnifying glasses if playing with older people.
Long silent moments.
Should have an age limit on the cover, like 6 to 13…or 12…maybe just “For 6 year old’s only”.

User Ratings:
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Bobby Sitter Video Review

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What’s Cool:

Cute Artwork.
Great for the whole family.
Very fast paced and competitive.
Small box, good for parties.
Great rule book… or should we say rule page…?… rule sheet?

What’s Not:

Depending on where you are sitting, you might not get a good view of the cards.
Depending on where you are sitting, you might not get a good …

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Black Stories Video Review

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What’s Cool:

Great Urban Legends.
Some stories go well with the theme of the game. (Dark, creepy, and gloomy)
Can be played anywhere… well maybe not in church.
50 Stories to try to figure out.
Very portable, it’s a deck of cards. (Yet big enough to enjoy)
The author’s picture looks like a mug shot, even more creepiness!

What’s …

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DiXit Video Review

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What’s Cool:

Beautiful Artwork
Lots….LOTS of cards, and great size too.
Original Concept.
Great for artistic people (Dreamy style themes).
Cute little Bunnies.
Playing with close friends can really make it interesting.
Comes in 8 languages.

What’s Not:

The points system is a little confusing at first.
The bunnies don’t always stay up, so you have to lay them down.

Neutral Information:

After playing …

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Portable Galactic Empire Video Review

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What’s Cool:

Retro look. (Do not judge it by its cover)
Feels like you’re really in control of a Galactic Empire.
Great reference cards for each player.
Find planets, get its resources, build on it, and invade other players.
Great fun for people who enjoy galactic battles and management.
Colors are used to help you with reference points.

What’s …

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