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Saboteur Review

Designer: Frederic Moyersoen Publisher: 999 Games Number of Players: 3-10 Playtime: 30 minutes Price (approx.): 10 Euro Dwarves dig deep. They want gold. And fast. At least most of them. A minority just wants to run through the mines, dig in wrong directions, destroy tunnels and wreck tools. Who are they? No one knows. Overview: What you get for your money: A small box: 110 playing cards and the rules. How do you play […]

Suburbia Review

Designer: Ted Alspach Publisher: Bézier Games Number of Players: 1-4 Playtime: 60-90 minutes Price (approx.):  50 Euro A small town located in the shadows of a major city, just some houses and a park. A factory is built, money is made and new people arrive from the countryside, attracted by the growing wealth. Quickly this borough is bursting at the seams. All these new hands must be put to work and their kids must […]

De Mol Recensie

Het verzet is geïnfiltreerd! Niemand vertrouwt elkaar nog. Wie is een verzetsstrijder en wie is een Mol? Ondertussen moet het werk gewoon doorgaan, er moet een regering ten val worden gebracht, missies moeten worden volbracht. Maar wie neem je mee en wie laat je thuis in De Mol, een spel van Don Eskridge en 999 Games. Overzicht: Een korte uitleg: Aan het begin van het spel worden er rol kaarten uitgedeeld. Een speler is […]

The Resistance Review

Dark times. An evil government sows fear amongst their people. The streets are empty at night. Adversaries are disappearing. A whole nation is silenced. But there are whispers in the dark, whispers of a group. A group of brave people who dare to take a stand against the mighty Empire. But the Empire is cunning and has infiltrated this group, trying to break The Resistance apart. Overview What do you get for your money? […]

King & Assassins Review

Designer:  Łukasz Woźniak Publisher: Galakta Number of Players: 2 Playtime: 20 minutes Price (approx.): 25 Euro  An evil king has returned from a pleasant hunting trip, while he just raised the taxes a week ago. His knights are on his side. On the streets, the mood is very agitated. The people are stirring. Riots might break out. Whispers of murder. The king is stubborn, he does not want to see it. He decides to […]

The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game Review

Designer: Nate French   Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games Number of Players: 1-2 Playtime: 45-60 minutes Price (approx.): 35 Euro  You find yourself in the world of J.R.R. Tolkien, the world of Lord of the Rings, the world of the Hobbit. The story takes places in a time between these two stories. You lead a party of heroes, you will travel to places far, far away, fight the scariest creatures and have adventures beyond your imagination. […]

Spiel ’13: Expansions I would like to own, but how much do they add to the base game??

Well, now I’ll show you some expansions I’ve got my eye on. Tzolk’in: The Mayan Calendar – Tribes & Prophecies Designer: Simone Luciani & Daniele Tascini Publisher: Czech Games Edition Number of Players: 2-5 Playtime: 90 minutes Expands: Tzolk’in: The Mayan Calendar In Tribes and Prophecies, each player now becomes the leader of a particular tribe, each of which has a special ability that only that player can use. With this expansion, the game […]

Spiel ’13: Games that I want, but probably won’t buy. Yet. Or will I??

Here are some of the games from Spiel ’13 that I’m looking forward to. Four out of a massive amount candidates. I don’t know yet if I’m going to buy these at Essen (I have a very limited budget), wait until they arrive here in the Netherlands or never buy them at all, who knows.     Yunnan Designer: Aaron Haag Publisher: Argentum Verlag Number of Players: 2-5 Playtime: 90 minutes Each of you leads […]