I have been playing modern board games for over ten years now and had never played a game designed by Mac Gerdts. That is until this last week when I played two of his games with two totally different play groups. Gerdts has designed such notable games as Antike (2005), Imperial (2006) and Hamburgum (2007) […]Read more "Concordia vs. Imperial: Mac Gerdts, Master of Disassociation"
The year is 2010. I’m a bus headed to a friend’s house. I just bought 7 Wonders. The game is in my backpack on the seat next to me. I have watched a review for the game (at that time, probably Dice Tower) and I imagine what the game will be like. Will my friends […]Read more "7 Wonders: Pass the Civ to the Left Hand Side"
A Feast for Odin is designer Uwe Rosenberg’s newest worker placement, resource collection, player board optimization euro game. Having previously played games of Agricola, Le Havre, Caverna and Ora et Labora (all worker placement, resource management games by Uwe) and having watched a few reviews of Feast, I thought I was prepared to take on […]Read more "A Feast for Odin: The Gods Demand Cardboard"
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