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2017 Spiel Des Jahres Winners

The results are now in for all 3 winners of the prestigious Spiel Des Jahres!    I’ve played all 3 winners and can recommend them all. The most controversial award will be to Exit as these are cheap but single play games.  I’d recommend you try at least one. Click each one to find out […]

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2017 Spiel Des Jahres Nominees

The 2017 nominees for the prestigious Spiel Des Jahre Award has been announced.    The results will be announced in July.   The nominees are listed below with some links to their metascores. Nominees for the main prize Kingdomino Magic Maze El Dorado Recommended games Deja-Vu Dodelido Fabled Fruit Klask Shiftago Tempel des Schreckens Word […]

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Board Game Jargon

Here are some of the games playing terms that you may find in the blogs, videos and podcasts featured on Board Games Live.     Abstract board game – a board game without a theme.  A sub set of this is abstract strategy games. Actions or action points – In some games, players get to take […]

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Six Spoiler Free Pandemic Legacy Tips

This has been a challenge. To try and write some useful tips for a game like Pandemic Legacy while not ruining the game with spoilers.   So prepare for tips with cryptic references to “rivals”, “little green ones” and “yellow things.”  These will become much clearer as you try to save the world during the Pandemic […]

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Is Asmodee Taking Over The Gaming World?

The Asmodee Group has announced that it has cheap jerseys entered into exclusive discussions to acquire F2Z Entertainment cheap jerseys Inc and should complete the deal For in a few cheap jerseys months.    Asmodee already owns the worldwide rights to Dobble/Spot-It!, Days of Wonder, and Fantasy Flight Games wholesale jerseys publishers, and also Jersey set-up the Catan Studio.   […]