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May 27, 2018

Shelley and I try to sync our minds and then make potions with random ingredients in two of Wolfgang Warsch's latest games:

The Mind from NSV

and 

Quacksalber von Quedlinburg from Schmidt Spiele


May 20, 2018

Shelley jumps out of her comfort zone to check out the fun little new memory game from Stronghold Games, then I can't roll to save my life in the new Schmidt Spiele dice drafting game.

Memoarr! by Carlo Bortolini from Stronghold Games

and

Ganz Schön Clever by Wolfgang Warsch from Schmidt Spiele


May 13, 2018

Shelley and I head out west, hoping to avoid major difficulties in the dice drafting game

Pioneer Days by Matthew Dunstan and Chris Marling from Tasty Minstrel

and then get all abstract like Mondrian in

De Stijl by Lucas Gerlach from Quick Simple Fun Games


May 6, 2018

A few weeks after Tony Boydell and I sat down over Skype, Shelley gets her chance to tell the world her favorites of 2017.  Here's the list:

Honorable Mentions:

Codenames Duet

Palace of Mad King Ludwig

Santa Maria

Noria

Pulsar 2849

Transatlantic

Majesty of the Realm

Concordia Expansions

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Apr 29, 2018

Shelley and I delve into two smaller-box card-based games from different areas of the world this week.

Riga by Stefan Risthaus from Ostia Spiele finds the players gaining commodities in the Baltic and then building structures in other Baltic area cities.

Rataneer by Hisashi Hayashi from Okayzu Brand has the...