Game in a Minute: Conex

Title: Conex Genre: Pattern Building, Abstract Publisher: HABA Designer: Prospero Hall Player Count: 2-4 Conex is a fun, light family game that makes for a fantastic filler and travel game too!  Want some more details?  Check out this week’s Game

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Game in a Minute: Illusion

Title: Illusion Publisher: Pandasaurus Games Designer: Wolfgang Warsch Artist: Oliver Freudenreich, Sandra Freudenreich In Illusion, players will try to visually assess the presence (or absence) of certain colors on uniquely illustrated cards.  Does this visual puzzle suit your style?  Watch

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Game in a Minute: Fire in the Library

Title: Fire in the Library Genre: Push Your Luck Publisher: Weird Giraffe Games Designer: Tony Miller, John Prather Player Count: 1-6 Fire in the Library is a push your luck game about librarians rushing into a blazing inferno to rescue

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Game in a Minute: Ethnos

Title: Ethnos Genre: Area Control, Hand Management Publisher: CMON Limited Designer: Paolo Mori Artist: John Howe Player Count: 2-6 Ethnos is a hand management/area control game with a twist – lots of different powers to add variety to your gameplay. 

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Game in a Minute: Coldwater Crown

Title: Coldwater Crown Publisher: Bellwether Games Designer: Brian Suhre Artist: Ryan Coleman, Beth Sobel This week, we check out a gorgeous game all about hauling in the best catch of fish.  Featuring some really neat little mechanics and lots of

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Game in a Minute: Scoville

Title: Scoville Genre: Set Collection Publisher: Tasty Minstrel Games Designer: Ed Marriott Artist: Josh Cappel Player Count: 2-6 Scoville is a set collection game about harvesting peppers, featuring auctions, grid movement, and chili cookoffs!  But is this a delicious mouthful

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Game in a Minute: Condottiere

Title: Condottiere Genre: Hand Management, Area Control Publisher: Z-Man Games Designer: Dominique Ehrhard, Duccio Vitale Artist: Dominique Ehrhard, John Goodenough, Serge Hochain, Tomasz Jedruszek, Scott Nicely, David Palumbo Player Count: 2-6 Recently (and beautifully) reprinted, Condottiere is a game of

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Game in a Minute: KERO

Title: Kero Genre: Dice Rolling, Real Time, Set Collection, Push Your Luck Publisher: Hurrican Designer: Prospero Hall Artist: Pierô Player Count: 2 In KERO, 2 players will toss dice and create sets to compete over the scant resources of post-apocalyptic

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Game in a Minute: Spy Club

Title: Spy Club Genre: Set Collection, Cooperative, Hand Management Publisher: Foxtrot Games, Renegade Game Studios Designer: Randy Hoyt, Jason D. Kingsley Artist: Dan Blanchett, Bartłomiej Kordowski, Malwina Kwiatkowska, Keith Pishnery, Helen Zhu Player Count: 2-4 Spy Club, which we first

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Game in a Minute: The Quest for El Dorado

Title: The Quest for El Dorado Genre: Racing, Deck Building Publisher: Ravensbuger Designer: Reiner Knizia Artist: Franz Vohwinkel Player Count: 2-4 The Quest for El Dorado is a fantastic introduction to the deck building genre, but stays entertaining for experienced

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