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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Game in a Minute: Ravine

Title: Ravine Genre: Cooperative, Survival Publisher: Stellar Factory Designer: Mathew Sisson Artist: Mathew Sisson Player Count: 3-6 (or up to 9 with the expansion) We did a really positive Kickstarter preview for Ravine, but now that we’ve gotten our hands

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Game in a Minute: Steampunk Rally

This week Andrew takes a look at Roxley’s Steampunk Rally. It’s a racing game where famous scientists build and adjust their flying contraption all along the race. Is it a winner or does it fall short of the finish line? Find

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