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Jun 17, 2018

Shelley and I hire then raid villages, then get respect for spending money and somehow keeping what we spend!

Raiders of the North Sea by Shem Phillips from Renegade Games

and

Mercado by Rudiger Dorn from Kosmos


Jun 10, 2018

Shelley and I enjoy building our wineries with new possible visitors, then take the role of different countries as we gather goods, settle, and explore new parts of the world

Viticulture: Visit from the Rhine Valley Expansion by Tido Lorenz and Jamey Stegmaier from Stonemaier Games

and

Race to the New Found Land by...


Jun 3, 2018

It's time for our annual discussion of our thoughts on the Nominees and Recommended titles for German Game of the Year!  The Spiel des Jahres (lighter, family games) and Kennerspiel des Jahres (still fairly light, but more involved games) are on the docket!

 

SdJ Nominees:
Azul by Michael Kiesling from Next Move
The...


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