Ambyria: Shroud of the Shadow Demon Review

Title: Ambyria: Shroud of the Shadow Demon Genre: Take That Publisher: Paw-Warrior Games Designer: Ben Krieger, Josh Paugh Artist: Joseph DeDalto Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Easy to set up games, Take That mechanics, competition, or sort of

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Game In A Minute Ep 31: Citadels

Title: Citadels Genre: Role Selection, City Building Publisher: Asmodee Designer: Bruno Faidutti Artist: Andrew Bosley, Simon Eckert Player Count: 2-8 (we like it most at 2-5) Citadels is one of the first titles we got for ourselves when we started

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Lost in R’lyeh Review

Title: Lost in R'lyeh Publisher: Atlas Games Designer: Kedric Winks Artist: Kelley Hensing Player Count: 2-6 Lost in R’lyeh is a hand management game that’s all about emptying your hand as quick as possible while tripping up your opponents’ efforts

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Legendary Encounters: Firefly Review

Title: Legendary Encounters: A Firefly Deck Building Game Series: Legendary Encounters Genre: Deck Building Publisher: Upper Deck Entertainment Designer: Ben Cichoski and Danny Mandel Player Count: 1-5 For People Who Like: Deck builders, thematic game mechanics, sci-fi, the Firefly series,

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Battle of Durak Review

Title: Battle of Durak Publisher: DISRUPTIVE INC Designer: Fedor Sosnin Artist: Fedor Sosnin Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Classic-feeling card games, Effective gateway games Battle of Durak is a last-in card game (like Uno) with a simple card

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Game In A Minute Ep 30: Codinca

Title: Codinca Publisher: Backspindle Games Ltd., Ninja Division Designer: Leonard Boyd, David Brashaw Artist: Leonard Boyd Player Count: 2-4 (More players=more chaos) Codinca is an abstract strategy game where each player races to manipulate the tiles to match the patterns

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Fantahzee: Hordes & Heroes Review

Title: Fantahzee: Hordes & Heroes Publisher: Alderac Entertainment Group Designer: Ryan Miller Artist: J Hause Player Count: 2-5 Fantahzee: Hordes & Heroes features great art, simple mechanics which will inevitably be expanded upon, and more luck dependency than you can shake

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Area 1851 Review

Title: Area 1851 Publisher: Game Salute Designer: Justin Blaske Artist: Dann May, Lucas Soriano Player Count: 2-5 (Simultaneous turns keep any player count humming right along) Area 1851 comes at worker placement mechanics with a fantastically wacky premise, great artwork, and

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Moby Dick or, The Card Game Review

Title: Moby Dick or, The Card Game Publisher: King Post Studios Player Count: 2-4 Moby Dick or, The Card Game is a curious bit of game design – more of a love letter to the book than a game in

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Game In A Minute Ep 29: Jeju Island

Title: Jeju Island Publisher: Grail Games, Designer: Yeon-Min Jung, Gun-Hee Kim, Jun-Hyup Kim Player Count: 2-4 (Good at any) For People Who Like: Mancalas, googly eyes Jeju Island is a light, fun filler that keeps everyone engaged every turn.  It

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