Game in a Minute Ep 86: Ubongo

Title: Ubongo Designer: Grzegorz Rejchtman Artist: Nicolas Neubauer Player Count: 1-4 Players In this week’s episode of Game in a Minute, Andrew puzzles over the abstract, puzzle game Ubongo. Is it as fun as it is challenging? Check out the

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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 75: Circle the Wagons

Title: Circle the Wagons Genre: Drafting, Pattern Building Publisher: Button Shy Designer: Steven Aramini, Danny Devine, Paul Kluka Artist: Beth Sobel Player Count: 2 Circle the Wagons is a 2-player filler microgame with great aesthetic and simple (but strategic) gameplay

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Game in a Minute Ep 69 – Samurai Gardener

Title: Samurai Gardener Genre: Tile Placement, Real Time Publisher: Osprey Games Designer: Hisashi Hayashi Artist: Kevin Hong, Ryo Nyamo Player Count: 2-5 Samurai Gardener, from the rather brilliant Hisashi Hayashi, combines a real-time card slapping element with pattern-building/card placement elements. 

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Seikatsu Review

Title: Seikatsu Genre: Tile Placement, Abstract Publisher: IDW Games Designer: Matt Loomis, Isaac Shalev Artist: Peter Wocken Player Count: 1-4 Players (though we really like it at 2-3) Seikatsu is a beautiful abstract game with some unique scoring mechanics to

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Talking About Archmage with Timothy Heerema

Game Salute’s new area control game about mages in a post-apocalyptic landscape, Archmage, has beaten its Kickstarter target and is now in stretch goal territory. The game is gorgeously illustrated by Enggar Adirasa and has some neat mechanics that make it really appealing. To

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Sailing Towards Osiris Kickstarter Preview

Title: Sailing to Osiris Publisher: Daily Magic Games Designer: W. David MacKenzie Artist: Denis Martynets Player Count: 2–5 Players With over two weeks to go on its campaign and very nearly funded, Sailing to Osiris is a worker placement game set

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