Blog Posts

slide

2014: The Beginning

Best wishes to everyone!  I hope everyone had a great year and that 2014 is going to be even better. I would like to start 2014 with some reviews of games from my most played list that I haven’t reviewed already(of course). Some of them are older ones and many people have already reviewed them, but I don’t care. 🙂 Here’s the first one.

slide

2013: The Numbers

Top 10: Most played games of the year 1.   Race for the Galaxy (+The Gathering Storm, Rebel vs. Imperium) (65)  2.   Love Letter (28)                                                       3.   Lost Cities (26)                                                          4.   The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game (+Shadows of Mirkwood)(solo) (21)       Mage Knight Board Game (+ The Lost Legion) (mostly solo) (21)                    Ticket to Ride (+Switzerland & India (mostly Switzerland)) (21) 5.   Hive (20)                                                                   6.   […]

The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game UPDATE!

I said that I would update my The Lord of the Rings: the Card Game review if I had a chance to play the game with somebody else or solo with two decks and I had the opportunity to do so.  I thought the game would become too laborious with two decks, but it is not that bad and the game is much better and more fun this way!   It’s pretty obvious: with two […]

Where art thou, Romeo? Review

Designer: Michael Eskue Artist: Adam McIver, Darrel Louder Publisher: Crash Games Number of Players: 3-5 Playtime: 5-10 minutes Price (approx.):2 Euro Overview: The story: Juliet is looking for Romeo. He is out there. Somewhere. Isn’t he? What you get for your money: 5 cards and the rules. How do you play the game: 1 Player takes the role of Juliet and gets the Juliet card. The other players randomly get a card with two […]

Council of Verona (+ the Poison Expansion) Review

Designer: Michael Eskue Artist: Adam McIver, Darrel Louder Publisher: Crash Games Number of Players: 2-5 Playtime: 15-45 minutes Price (approx.):  15 Euro (??) A review of the Kickstarter version. Verona. Romeo and Juliet are madly in love, their families can’t get along very well. Somebody’s got to change that. You know the drill. Overview: What you get for your money: 17 Character cards, 1 Council and 1 Exile card, 20 influence tokens, 5 reference […]

Targi Review

For centuries, the Tuareg are living in the Sahara region. The men, veiled, and the women, who are very important, have a nomadic lifestyle, living in tents and heavily depending on trade, livestock breeding and agriculture. Salt is an important commodity and dates and dried meat are too. Overview What you get for your money Cards: 45 tribal cards, 19 commodity cards and 16 border cards. Date, salt and pepper tokens, ten of each. […]