Cavern Tavern Review

Title: Cavern Tavern Publisher: Final Frontier Games Designer: Ivana Krstevska, Vojkan Krstevski, Maja Matovska, Toni Toshevski Artist: Mihajlo Dimitrievski, Vojkan Krstevski Player Count: 1-6 Cavern Tavern is a gorgeous game of dice placement and set completion that will have you

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Agamemnon Review

Title: Agamemnon Genre: Abstract Publisher: Osprey Games Designer: Günter Cornett Artist: José Daniel Cabrera Peña, Rocío Espín Piñar Player Count: 2 For People Who Like: Abstract strategy Agamemnon is a gorgeously-presented game for 2, with tactical, strategic gameplay supporting its

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Guilds of London Review

Title: Guilds of London Publisher: Tasty Minstrel Games Designer: Tony Boydell Artist: Tony Boydell, Klemens Franz, Charlie Paull Player Count: 1-4 Guilds of London is an interesting take on area control, with a card-driven core that has lots of potential.

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Azuchi Castle Review

Title: Azuchi Castle Genre: Card Drafting, Worker Placement (Sorta?) Publisher: Baccum Inc. Designer: Sungwoo Hyun Artist: Jamsan Player Count: 2-4 Azuchi Castle is a tiny game that plays both very quickly and very easily.  While brevity may be the soul

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Game In A Minute Ep 35: Lotus

Title: Lotus Publisher: Renegade Game Studios Designer: Jordan Goddard, Mandy Goddard Artist: Anita Osburn, Chris Ostrowski Player Count: 2-4 Lotus is a set collection/area influence game with gorgeous table presence and deceptively simple gameplay very much akin to Dragon Heart, an

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Samara Review

Title: Samara Publisher: Cwali Designer: Corné van Moorsel Artist: Philip Kustov Player Count: 2-4 Samara is a unique, accessible game with very few, but very clever mechanics.  Its time track adds a neat spin on Worker Placement, and the cost/benefit

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The Metagame Review – A Party Game For Everyone

Title: The Metagame Publisher: Local No. 12 Designer: Colleen Macklin, John Sharp, Eric Zimmerman Player Count: 2-33 (I mean, seriously?) For People Who Like: Party games that don't necessarily center around dick jokes The Metagame is just one more in

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Mechs Vs Minions Review

Title: Mechs Vs Minions Genre: Programmatic, Cooperative Publisher: Riot Games Designer: Chris Cantrell, Rick Ernst, Stone Librande, Prashant Saraswat, Nathan Tiras Artist: Danny Beck, Tysen Henderson Player Count: 2-4 Mechs Vs Minions is a glitzy game with tons of minis,

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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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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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