Pathologic Review

Title: Pathologic Genre: 1-vs-Many Publisher: Ice-Pick Lodge Designer: Fuad "Funt" Kuliev, Andrey "Lenoran" Salik, Liu Sukhinina, Elena "Joker" Vishina Player Count: 2-4 Pathologic is a really unique attempt to distill a video game of the same name (which itself enjoys

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Vikings Gone Wild: Masters of Elements Kickstarter Preview

Title: Vikings Gone Wild: Masters of Elements Genre: Deck Building, Tableau Building Publisher: Lucky Duck Games Designer: Julien Vergonjeanne Artist: Mateusz Komada Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Paying for their monsters with beer Masters of Elements is the

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The Shipwreck Arcana Kickstarter Preview

Title: The Shipwreck Arcana Genre: Deduction, Cooperative Publisher: Meromorph Games Designer: Kevin Bishop Artist: Matthew Bishop Player Count: 2-5 The Shipwreck Arcana is an interesting, light game of deduction.  The art is really fantastic and the gameplay is simple, though

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Game in a Minute Medici Card Game

Game in a Minute Ep 55: Medici: The Card Game

Title: Medici: The Card Game Genre: Set Collection, Push Your Luck Publisher: Grail Games Designer: Reiner Knizia Artist: Vincent Dutrait, Jun Suemi Player Count: 2-6 Medici: The Card Game is the push-your-luck card version of Medici.  As gorgeous as its

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Game in a Minute Ep53: Dungeon Roll

Title: Dungeon Roll Genre: Push Your Luck Publisher: Tasty Minstrel Games Designer: Chris Darden Artist: Eric J. Carter, Ryan Johnson, Rob Lundy Player Count: 1-4 Dungeon Roll is a simple, small, portable push your luck dungeon crawler with gorgeous custom

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Planet Rush Review

Title: Planet Rush Genre: Area Influence, Auction/Bidding Publisher: Victory Point Games Designer: Reiner Knizia Artist: Clark Miller Player Count: 3-5 Planet Rush is a simple auction game that doesn’t suffer for its pasted on theme one bit.  Accessible bidding mechanics

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Renegade Kickstarter Preview

Title: Renegade Genre: Deck Building, Cooperative Publisher: Victory Point Games Designer: Richard Wilkins Artist: Clark Miller Player Count: 1-5 Renegade has a few really interesting aspects to it – some neat mechanics, a smart alternate play mode, and interesting variety

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Game in a Minute Ep 52 – Pyramids

Title: Pyramids Series: Drafting, Set Collection Publisher: IELLO Designer: Matthew Dunstan, Brett J. Gilbert Artist: Camille Chaussy, Michael Menzel Player Count: 2-5 Pyramids is a delightfully straightforward drafting game with a couple of clever scoring systems built in.  Will you

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World Championship Russian Roulette

Title: World Championship Russian Roulette Genre: Bluffing Publisher: Tuesday Knight Games Designer: Anthony Burch Artist: Adam P. McIver, Weberson Santiago Player Count: 2-6 For People Who Like: Bluffing, Ever-So-Slightly-Heavier-Partyish Games, Casually Shooting Themselves World Championship Russian Roulette is going to

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Photosynthesis Review

Title: Photosynthesis Publisher: Blue Orange Games Designer: Hjalmar Hach Artist: Sabrina Miramon Photosynthesis is a beautiful game that hides a bit of abstract complexity underneath its pastoral appearance.  Though not a heavy game, Photosynthesis can be surprisingly thinky and more

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