Archive for the ‘2-Player Games’ Category

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Mr. Jack

March 5, 2009

A strategy/deduction game for 2 players, Mr. Jack is designed by Bruno Cathala and Ludovic Maublanc and recommended for ages 9 and up.  Plays in about 30 minutes, published by Hurrican/Asmodee. 

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Race for the Galaxy

February 27, 2009

Race for the Galaxy is a card game for 2-4 players that plays in about 30 minutes with 2 players, 60 minutes with 4 players.  Designed by Tom Lehmann with a recommended age of 12 and up.  Published by Rio Grande/Abacus Spiele.

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Neuroshima Hex!

February 26, 2009

Neuroshima Hex! is a tactical wargame for 2-4 players, published by Portal/Z-Man Games.  Design by Michal Oracz, playable in about 30 minutes.  Ages 12 and up.

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Dungeon Twister

February 19, 2009

A fantasy-themed strategic/tactical board game for 2 players.  Play time is about an hour.  Suggested age – 11 and up.  Design by Cristophe Boelinger, published by Asmodee.

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Ticket to Ride: The Card Game

February 16, 2009

Ticket to Ride: The Card Game is based on Alan R. Moon’s smash success boardgame series.  Ages 8 and up, 2-4 players, and playable in about 30 minutes.

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Kingsburg

February 10, 2009

Kingsburg is a fantasy themed game from Fantasy Flight Games in which 2-5 players take on the roles of governors managing frontier provinces in the hopes of gaining the favor of the king and fighting off the barbarian (and orc and goblin etc.) hordes.  It plays in about 90 minutes and is recommended for ages 10 and up.  Design by Andrea Chiarvesio and Luca Iennaco.

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Iliad

February 5, 2009

Iliad, published by Asmodee, is a card game for 2-6 players and based on Homer’s epic poem.  pic2294811

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