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Mage Knight: the board game – The Lost Legion Review

Expands: Mage Knight: the Board Game Designer: Vlaada Chvátil Publisher: WizKids Games Number of Players: 1-5 Playtime: long, 2-3 hours Price (approx.): 40 euro General Volkare is back with his Lost Legion on his side. Nobody knows what he wants. The only thing we do know is that he hates the Mage Knights. He finds them, chases them and kills them if he can. Does he do it without any self-interest or does he […]

Mage Knight: the Board Game Review

Designer: Vlaada Chvátil Publisher: WizKids Games Number of Players: 1-4 Playtime: long, 2-3 hours Price (approx.): 70 euro In Mage Knight: The Board Game, you are, yes, a Mage Knight. You will explore lands, conquer cities and slay terrible creatures in even more terrible places. But you cannot do it alone, you’ll have to learn all kinds of stuff from zealous monks and you’ll need to gather an army around you, because the night […]

Ticket to Ride Review

Designer: Allan R. Moon Publisher: Days of Wonder Number of Players:2-5 Playtime:45-60 minutes Price (approx.): 40 euro  Overview: Ticket to Ride is a train game, a route building game and it comes in different shapes and sizes, but the basic idea is this: on a map of some country, different routes are illustrated. They have different lengths and different colours. At the start of the game you get some tickets and you choose which […]

Carcassonne Review

Designer: Klaus-Jürgen Wrede Publisher: 999 games and others Number of Players: 2-5 Playtime: 30 minutes Price (approx.): 20 Euro Overview: The meeple, a little wooden man. It started with Carcassonne. In this game you place tiles with illustrations of the French countryside. On these tiles you can see roads, fields, monasteries and parts of larger cities. On these tiles you are going to place your meeples. You start the game with eight of them. […]

The Settlers of Catan Review

Designer: Klaus Teuber Publisher: 999 games and more Number of Players:3-4 Playtime:90 minutes Price (approx.):  40 Euro Overview: You are trying to colonise an island, by building roads, villages and cities. To do so, you need raw materials, namely ore, grain, wood, stone and sheep. On every resource tile lies a number, if you role that number and your village or city is located next to this tile, you get the goods. Every player […]

Mice and Mystics Review

Designer: Jerry Hawthorne Publisher: Plaid Hat Games Number of Players: 1- 4 Playtime: 90 minutes Price (approx.): 60 euro or more  The king lies in his bed, sleeping, he is very ill. The dark queen Vanestra takes over the reign of the kingdom and captures the ones who are still loyal to him. Collin, the Prince, Tilda, the healer, Nez, the smith and Maginos, the mystic are thrown into a damp dungeon cell. Here, […]