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Jul 28, 2014

Shelley and I finally get the BIG box game Nations to the table, building our civilizations as best we could, then try to throw punches to knock each other out in TKO

Nations by Rustan and Nina Hakansson, and Einar and Robert Rosen from Lautapelit.fl

and

TKO by Chris Handy from Perplext

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Jul 27, 2014

Shelley and I began tackling the dregs of Essen 2013 with Pelican Bay and Packet Row, then enjoyed a quick forthcoming dexterity game called FLY.

Pelican Bay by Jacques Zeimet from Drei Hasen in der Abendsonne

Packet Row by Henrik and Ase Berg from White Goblin

and

FLY by Chris Handy from Perplext

Enjoy! And if...


Jul 14, 2014

Shelley and I finally do some heavy lifting this week, getting Uwe Rosenberg's monster Agricola sequel CAVERNA The Cave Farmers to the table for a couple of plays in a row.  Then we talk about another of these wonderful forthcoming 'gum packet-sized' games from Chris Handy.  This week GEM is on the docket.

Caverna...


Jul 13, 2014

This week Shelley and I look at another Essen 2013 (yep they're still out there!) that we borrowed from Ted & Toni, then discuss the first in a great batch of forthcoming games.

Citrus by Jeffrey Allers and published by dlp Games

and

HUE by Chris Handy and soon to be Kickstarted!

Enjoy and thanks for listening!...


Jul 2, 2014

This week's episode features two reviews of older games, but includes the recent expansion for one.

 

Tokaido by Antoine Bauza + the Tokaido Crossroads expansion from Fun Forge

 

Royal Palace by Xavier Georges from Rio Grande/Filosofia/Hans im Gluck