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Broom Service

Posted by Don B on 30 January, 2019 0 comments

Broom Service by Andreas Pelikan and Alexander Pfister is a board game re-imagining of the earlier game Witches Brew.  You are running a delivery service for Witch's potions and the heart of the game is the clever Brave/Cowardly mechanic behind playing your action cards.

Dixit

Posted by Don B on 18 January, 2019 0 comments

Dixit is quick to learn, can be played in less than 30 minutes and has very broad appeal. It traces it's ancestry to the 19th century parlour game Dictionary but adds a delightful twist to it's inspiration through the use of quirky illustrated cards as the basis of the game.

Zatre

Posted by Don B on 18 January, 2019 0 comments

Zatre is a tile laying game with dice pips on the faces of the tiles. On your turn you lay two tiles on the board trying to form rows or columns with a total of 10, 11 or 12 pips. This makes the game a little bit like a slightly mathy cross of Qwirkle and scrabble.

Quadropolis

Posted by Don B on 16 January, 2019 0 comments

Quadropolis is a city building games with a bit of a puzzle feel to it. It works well as a family game but also has something to offer more serious gamers.