Tag: Spiel ’15

Played at Spiel ’15 – Some Quick Reviews – part two

Last Friday you could read about the first three games I played at Spiel ’15. Here’s the second part with Inhabit the Earth, Dice City and more.

Played at Spiel ’15 – Some Quick Reviews – part one

I haven’t played a lot of games at Spiel ’15. I was only there for two days, but I will share my thoughts about a few of them with you. Here’s the first batch with Carcassonne: Star Wars, Pitch Fleet and Casting.

Top 33 Games of Interest – Spiel ’15 edition: part 7

In about four weeks the time has come again to travel to Essen, Germany and hopefully play a lot of cool new games. Here’s a list of thirty-three games that are on my radar, divided up into seven bite-sized pieces. The last three games of the Top 33 Games of Interest – Spiel ’15 edition are OctoDice, Inhabit the Earth and 7 Wonders: Duel.  OctoDice – Christoph Toussaint This dice game is inspired by Aquasphere from Stefan […]

Top 33 Games of Interest – Spiel ’15 edition: part 6

In about four weeks the time has come again to travel to Essen, Germany and hopefully play a lot of cool new games. Here’s a list of thirty-three games that are on my radar, divided up into seven bite-sized pieces. Here, in part six, we talk about Samara, The Prodigals Club, Steam Time, Grand Austria Hotel and KUNE v LAKIA: A Chronicle Of A Royal Lapine Divorce Foretold.    Samara – Corné van Moorsel I have played this one when […]

Top 33 Games of Interest – Spiel ’15 edition: part 5

In about four weeks the time has come again to travel to Essen, Germany and hopefully play a lot of cool new games. Here’s a list of thirty-three games that are on my radar, divided up into seven bite-sized pieces. This is the fifth set of five games and they are T.I.M.E Stories, Xenon Profiteer, the GATE, Council of Four and Game of Trains. Enjoy.    T.I.M.E Stories – Manuel Rozoy This one looks really, really cool. As […]

Top 33 Games of Interest – Spiel ’15 edition: part 4

In about four weeks the time has come again to travel to Essen, Germany and hopefully play a lot of cool new games. Here’s a list of thirty-three games that are on my radar, divided up into seven bite-sized pieces. This is part four and we talk about Stingy, Nippon, The Gallerist, Haspelknecht and Amphipolis.

Top 33 Games of Interest – Spiel ’15 edition: part 3

In about four weeks the time has come again to travel to Essen, Germany and hopefully play a lot of cool new games. Here’s a list of thirty-three games that are on my radar, divided up into seven bite-sized pieces. Today we discuss Porta Nigra, Asterix & Obelix: Das große Abenteuer, Antarctica, Mombasa and Lignum.   Porta Nigra – Michael Kiesling, Wolfgang Kramer In this game you are building the Porta Nigra, a Roman gate […]

Top 33 Games of Interest – Spiel ’15 edition: part 2

In about four weeks the time has come again to travel to Essen, Germany and hopefully play a lot of cool new games. Here’s a list of thirty-three games that are on my radar, divided up into seven bite-sized pieces. Here’s part two, starring Adventure Land, Shakespeare, Pi mal Pflaumen, Hengist and Castellion.   Adventure Land – Michael Kiesling, Wolfgang Kramer I looked at the rules, but still don’t get a good feeling on how the […]