7 Ronin Review – A Samurai Struggle for 2

Title: 7 Ronin Genre: Area Control Publisher: Grey Fox Games Designer: Marek Mydel, Piotr Stankiewicz Artist: Aleksander Karcz Player Count: 2 7 Ronin is an excellent game for 2 players (and 2 players only).  Not a bluffing game precisely, you

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Hounded Review – A Foxy Game For 2

Hounded, from designer Clint Bohaty and publisher Atlas Games, pits 2 players against each other in an asymmetrical, tactical battle of wits.  Will the fox, with its superior mobility, manage to evade the huntsman and his party?  Or will the

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Valeria Card Kingdoms: Fire & Frost Expansion Preview

Title: Valeria: Card Kingdoms – Flame & Frost Format: Large-scale expansion Designer: Isaias Vallejo Artist: Mihajlo Dimitrievski Player Count: 1-5 (probably best at 3/4) Flame & Frost is a ‘more of everything’ expansion for Valeria:Card Kingdoms.  It introduces a new

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Don’t Be a Jerk, Steal This Game

Ok everyone, I don’t usually get up on a soapbox. I’m not sure I’ve ever seen a soapbox, but I’m really quite grumpy. During Essen, some asshat (that’s a highly technical term) stole a cashbox from LudiCreations. What the heck

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Ahead In The Clouds Kickstarter Preview

 Ahead in the Clouds is a 2 player microgame designed by Daniel Newman and published by Buttonshy Games.  Up on Kickstarter right now, Ahead in the Clouds endevors to distill a fully-realized resource management Euro game into the tiniest footprint possible.  Coming

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Game In A Minute Ep 20: Odin’s Ravens

Odin’s Ravens is a racing/hand management game for 2.  Designed by Thorsden Gimmler and recently re-released by Osprey Games, does this game kill two birds with one stone by being both fun and gorgeously-produced, or is it more of a

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GEN CON 2016 News: Grey Fox Games

Grey Fox Games has seen some awesome success with Champions of Midgard, but in an effort to not be pigeonholed into one type of game, they are releasing a whole line of new games soon and we had a chance to

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Stronghold to bring Sola Fide to the US!

Stronghold Games and Spielworxx are bringing Sola Fide: The Reformation, by Jason Matthews & Christian Leonhard, to the U.S.! Sola Fide  honors the Protestant Reformation, which Martin Luther started in 1517 with his “Ninety-Five Theses”.  To coincide with the 500th Anniversary of

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7 Wonders Duel Review Featuring Broken Token Insert

For the uninitiated, 7 Wonders, from the brilliant Antoine Bauza and published by Asmodee, is among our favorite city building card drafting games.  Since its initial publication in 2010, 7 Wonders’ unique take on resource management and tableau building have

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Holmes: Sherlock & Mycroft Review – A Mystery Made For 2

In Holmes: Sherlock & Mycroft, 2 players will take on the roles of the titular geniuses as they attempt to unravel the details of a bombing in London.  Designed by Diego Ibanez, beautifully illustrated by Pedro Soto, and distributed afar

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