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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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Saboteur

February 6, 2009

Saboteur is a light card game by Amigo (published by Z-Man Games in the U.S.).  Game design by Frederic Moyersoen, playable with 3-10 ages 8 and up in about 30 minutes (although this is definitely a more the merrier type game).

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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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