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Monopoly Now More Than Just a Board Game!

Jun 6, 2017

Having recently celebrated its one hundredth birthday, Monopoly is of course a board game that...
Take a Look at This New Snakes and Ladders Themed Game!

May 30, 2017

Many people will overlook the game of Snakes and Ladders, for with there being so many brand...
Win a Fortune Playing Board Game Themed Slot Games Online

May 23, 2017

You are always going to find plenty of board games being released, for there is no getting away...
Review: Virulence: An Infectious Card Game

May 1, 2017

Have you ever imagined what life as a virus might be like ?...
Review: Mole Rats in Space

Apr 17, 2017

Board games were always a nice way to spend time with friends and family. But what...

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Star Wars?: Legion
Published 18 August 2017 | Star Wars: Legion ...
[GenCon MEGATHREAD: Aug 19, 2017] GENCON50 TALK HERE PLEASE
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19 Aug 2017 at 3:56am

GenCon 50: Gencon thought to move a few years back. See below for more on that.

A considerable number of games are held for release at GenCon. Tons...


A Most Suitable Teacher
Published 18 August 2017 | Legend of the Five Rings LCG ...
/r/boardgames Daily Personalized Game Recommendations (August 19, 2017)
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Strategy Games require that one follows a certain strategic plan in order to win. Luck is not a decisive factor.They are generally built around a set of rules and mechanics with a unifying theme often added later.

7 Wonders

From Repos Production: " Lead one of the seven great cities of the Ancient world (Alexandria, Ephesus, Babylon, Giza, Halicarnassus, Rhodes and Olympia). Exploit the natural resources...
Jul 22, 2011 Clicks: 123 Comments: 0

7 Wonders: Cities

7 Wonders – Cities is the new extension of the award-winning 7 Wonders game. Far from the pomp of palaces and gardens, in the darkest alleys, gold changing hands, exchanging information,...
Sep 4, 2012 Clicks: 24 Comments: 0

7 Wonders: Leaders

From Repos Production: "Within the walls of cities, great men and women inspire nations and lead civilizations to their peaks. Choose them wisely and they will help bring your...
Jul 24, 2011 Clicks: 18 Comments: 0

A Few Acres of Snow

From Treefrog Games: "A Few Acres of Snow is our latest two-player only game. It covers the long struggle between Britain and France for control of what eventually became Canada....
Dec 22, 2011 Clicks: 26 Comments: 0

A Game of Thrones (First Edition)

From the Publisher's Website: " War and chaos are engulfing the lands of Westeros. The great Houses are vying for control of the Iron Throne using the old tools of intrigue and war....
Jul 26, 2011 Clicks: 35 Comments: 0

A Game of Thrones: The Board Game (second edition)

A Game of Thrones: The Board Game is a game for three to six players, based on George R. R. Martin’s bestselling A Song of Ice and Fire novels. In A Game of Thrones: The Board Game,...
Oct 15, 2011 Clicks: 39 Comments: 0

Age of Industry

This is a business game set during the nineteenth century, when many countries around the world were experiencing their own particular ‘industrial revolution’. Your aim is to make...
Jul 24, 2012 Clicks: 10 Comments: 0

Agricola

From the rulebook: Players start the game with a farming couple living in a simple two-roomed hut. During the course of the game, these families have abundant possibilities to...
Apr 13, 2012 Clicks: 47 Comments: 0

Archon: Glory & Machination

From the publisher: "In this game players are powerful Archons who support the city of Cardis in order to win the King’s favor. By sending their Courtiers to various locations of...
Jul 7, 2014 Clicks: 18 Comments: 0

Briefcase

From Artipia Games: The world of business is a world of tough situations.Tough situations demand tough decisions.You, as a young and ambitious entrepreneur, will struggle for wealth. In...
Sep 3, 2012 Clicks: 13 Comments: 0

Caylus

From the rulebook: 1289. To strengthen the borders of the Kingdom of France, King Philip the Fair decided to have a new castle built. For the time being, Caylus is but a humble village,...
Nov 4, 2012 Clicks: 25 Comments: 0

Citadels

In Citadels, each player leads a city and seeks to increase its prosperity by building new city districts. The game ends after one player has built his eighth district, after which a winner is...
Oct 26, 2011 Clicks: 36 Comments: 0

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Gloomhaven

Description taken from publisher's website: " Players will take on the role of a wandering mercenary with their own special set of skills and their own reasons for traveling to this...
May 18, 2017 Clicks: 0 Comments:

Scythe

It is a time of unrest in 1920s Europa. The ashes from the first great war still darken the snow. The capitalistic city-state known simply as “The Factory,” which fueled the war with...
Jul 17, 2016 Clicks: 54 Comments:

Crazy Bullets

From the rulebook: " In the Wild West, gun fights are always the best practice to resolve a dispute. But what happens when the bullets blasted from a revolver, go crazy and start to...
Jan 15, 2016 Clicks: 5 Comments:

Sing it!

Sing it! is a party game in which players must find (and sing) songs that contain the words designated in the game's cards. Players draw a card, choose a word and say the lyrics of the first...
Nov 30, 2015 Clicks: 13 Comments:

Flip City

Flip City is deck building game for 1-4 players, featuring 6 types of double-sided cards . You start out with a pre-determined nine-card deck and your aim is to develop a city. Cards give you...
Nov 21, 2015 Clicks: 8 Comments:

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