Ladder 29 Kickstarter Preview

Title: Ladder 29 Genre: Ladder, Climbing, Card Game Publisher: Green Couch Games Designer: Ben Pinchback, Matt Riddle Artist: Andy Jewett Player Count: 2-5 For People Who Like: Incredibly playable abstract card games Ladder 29 is a modern twist on classic

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Game In A Minute Ep 40: Flip City & Flip City

Title: Flip City Publisher: Tasty Minstrel Games Designer: Chih-Fan Chen Artist: Chih-Fan Chen, Adam P. McIver Player Count: 1-4 For People Who Like: Light deck builders with a unique twist (that's not a pun, I swear) Flip City is a

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The Gallerist Review

Title: The Gallerist Publisher: Eagle-Gryphon Games Designer: Vital Lacerda Artist: Ian O'Toole Player Count: 1-4 For People Who Like: Thinking a lot about your choices, beautiful presentation The Gallerist is a deceptively complex game, where a relatively narrow field of

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Burger Up Review – A Towering Stack Of Deliciousness

Title: Burger Up Publisher: Rule & Make Designer: Matthew Parkes Artist: Stephen Gibson Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Delicious burger-based set collection Burger Up is a simple, attractive set collection game about making the most mouth-watering sandwiches you

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Game In A Minute Ep 39: Las Vegas

Title: Las Vegas Publisher: alea Designer: Rüdiger Dorn Artist: Harald Lieske, Markus Schmuck, Mia Steingräber Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Rolling dice and getting stacks of cash With a name like Las Vegas, minimal components, and simplistic rules,

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5 Great Games for Younger Gamers

Gamers, awesomely, come in all shapes and sizes.  However, what is fantastic table-fodder for your crew of game night regulars may not be ideally suited for families with a wunderkind or two.  No matter!  There are a ton of games perfectly

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Game In A Minute Ep 38: Herbaceous

Title: Herbaceous Publisher: Dr. Finn's Games, Pencil First Games, LLC Designer: Eduardo Baraf, Steve Finn, Keith Matejka Artist: Benjamin Shulman, Beth Sobel Player Count: 1–4 Players For People Who Like: Gardening Featuring gorgeous art from Beth Sobel and game design

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Mythe Review

Title: Mythe Publisher: Passport Games, Ludicreations Designer: Koji Malta Artist: Yoshihiro Arisawa, Sami Laakso Player Count: 2-5 Mythe is a beautifully presented little game with a couple of clever little mechanisms that make it fun to play.  It doesn’t have enough

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Game In A Minute Ep 37: Onitama

Title: Onitama Publisher: Arcane Wonders Designer: Shimpei Sato Artist: Jun Kondo, Mariusz Szmerdt Player Count: 2 For People Who Like: Chess-like abstracts with a twist Onitama is an abstract 2-player game baring some undeniable similarities to chess, but it features

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Azuchi Castle Review

Title: Azuchi Castle Genre: Card Drafting, Worker Placement (Sorta?) Publisher: Baccum Inc. Designer: Sungwoo Hyun Artist: Jamsan Player Count: 2-4 Azuchi Castle is a tiny game that plays both very quickly and very easily.  While brevity may be the soul

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