Queendomino Review

Title: Queendomino Genre: Tile Placement, Drafting Publisher: Blue Orange Games Designer: Bruno Cathala Artist: Cyril Bouquet Player Count: 2-4 (or more, when combined with Kingdomino) For People Who Like: Kingdomino, but wish it were just a touch more complex Queendomino

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Game in a Minute: Longhorn

Title: Longhorn Publisher: Blue Orange Games, HUCH! Release Date: 2013 Designer: Bruno Cathala Artist: Vincent Dutrait Player Count: 2 Longhorn is a quick mancala-esque game for two about a pair of cattle rustlers trying to gather the most valuable herd of

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Game in a Minute Ep 81: Kingdomino

Title: Kingdomino Genre: Tile-laying, Drafting Publisher: Blue Orange Games Designer: Burno Cathala Artist: Cyril Bouquet Player Count: 2-4 Kingdomino won the 2017 Spiel des Jahres, so it’s appeal is likely universal.  But did we love it?  Check out Game in

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Game in a Minute Ep 70: Jamaica

Title: Jamaica Publisher: GameWorks, Asmodee Release Date: 2007 Designer: Malcolm Braff, Bruno Cathala, Sébastien Pauchon Artist: Mathieu Leyssenne Player Count: 2-6 For People Who Like: Racing games Jamaica is a 2-6 player race where pirates try to make it to

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Pocket Madness Review – Not Quite Mad Enough

Title: Pocket Madness Genre: Rummy-style card game Publisher: Funforge Designer: Bruno Cathala & Ludovic Maublanc Player Count: 2-4 Pocket Madness is a well-produced little abstract card game.  While the minds behind it have designed some excellent games, overly-simplistic mechanics and occasionally-slow

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Become the Master Builder of Yamataï this May

Days of Wonder has announced that Bruno Cathala and Marc Paquien’s newest building game, Yamataï,  is coming out this May! In the game, you have been tasked by Queen Himiko to build the capital of Yamataï. If your work earns you the most

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The Gameosity Podcast Episode #3: Gen Con 2016

We went to Gen Con for the first time ever! Listen to Andrew and Jess recount some of their favorite moments, people they met, and games they are excited about in this weeks podcast. Music composed by Beatscribe You can find the

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Gen Con 2016 News: iello Games Lineup

We were lucky enough to be invited to the iello press conference during Gen Con.  They had tons of really great stuff to show off, so lets dive right in! Oceanos – Antoine Bauza (design) Jérémie Fleury (art), 2-5 players, Drafting/set collection Discover the

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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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The Artisans of Naqala, an expansion for Five Tribes, Coming this August

The elusive artisans of the Sultanate of Naqala craft treasures and unique artifacts that make even the most shrewd trader take pause. The tribe of Naqala has joined Days of Wonder’s Five Tribes in the The Artisans of Naqala expansion;

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