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Ninja Taisen

23 June, 2017 | Your Opinion

Japanese themed games always appeal to me and after all, who doesn`t like Ninjas in our time?! Also, Japanese designers always deliver fresh and quirky experiences, making me intrigued and eager to try them every time. Let’s see what “Ninja... more!

Fantasy Defense

15 May, 2017 | Your Opinion

Please notice that I played a pre-production copy of Fantasy Defense, as it is currently on Kickstarter and not yet available on the market. Click here to check out its campaign. It only has some days left to go! GOAL OF... more!

Emperor’s Hand

21 April, 2017 | Your Opinion

GAMEPLAY OVERVIEW Trick-taking games are one of the earliest types of card games. They were invented in China and spread westwards during the early part of the second millennium. In this game, the designer, Stephen Coffey decided to go back... more!

Pests!

10 March, 2017 | Your Opinion

Pests! is right now on Kickstarter and the following preview is based on a prototype of the game. This means that the final product will have some rule changes and streamlining, higher component quality and some other slight modifications. Keep... more!

Karuba

4 February, 2017 | Your Opinion

This will spoil the review a bit, but “Karuba” was a nominee for the “Spiel des Jahres 2016” award for a good reason. Published in 2015 “Karuba” is one of the first family-weight games coming from HABA, a new successful... more!

Candy Chaser

19 December, 2016 | Your Opinion

Goal of the game and gameplay overview You are a cute little illegal candy smuggler. Your kids would kill for some of those! The goal of the game is to be the one with the highest priced candy among those... more!

Mondrian: The Dice Game

12 December, 2016 | Your Opinion

Essen Spiel 2016 has brought to us a lot of games varying widely in complexity. One of the “easy” ones is Mondrian. Inspired from the work of Pieter Cornelis Mondrian, this game calls players to complete a painting that will... more!

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