Tag: Action Point Allowance System

Asante – Jambo Review

In 2004 Jambo was published, a game by RĂ¼diger Dorn with an African tribal theme. Nine years later he made another game, Asante. Same theme. Same mechanisms. Same game? These two game are so similar that I’m going to review them in the same article. I will discuss the differences, but I can tell you up front; there aren’t many. Both games are economic games. That means in this case that it revolves around […]

Raid & Trade Recensie

De Gouden stad, een baken van hoop in een post-apocalyptische wereld. Je moet je plaats in deze stad wel verdienen. Kun jij genoeg respect afdwingen, je unieke vaardigheden laten zien of dapper genoeg zijn om een van de verse leden van deze nieuwe gevestigde orde te worden in Raid & Trade?

Raid & Trade Review

The Golden City, a beacon of hope in a post-apocalyptic world. Not too fast! You must earn you place in the higher ranks of this newly established society. Can you become respectful, skillful or brave enough to become a new citizen of the Golden City in Raid & Trade?

Sail to India Review

Overview: What do you get for your money? You get 28 large cards, 52 cubes in four colours and the rules. How do you play the game? You sail from Lisbon to India, which is not discovered yet, and along the way you will trade goods, spread the Christian faith and build fortresses. With cubes. Everything is a cube. Your ships, cubes. Your wealth, cubes. Your goods, cubes. You Victory points, cubes. Your buildings, […]

One Play Post: Number Five

  Torres An older game this time, 1999, but I’ve just played it for the first time just recently. Torres is an abstract Spiel des Jahres winner from Michael Kiesling and Wolfgang Kramer. A three-dimensional abstract game. The board is an 8×8 grid and you place tower blocks next and on top of each other, you move your knights around to score points at the end of every round. There are three rounds and […]