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A Beginner’s Guide to the game “7 Wonders”

A Beginner’s Guide to the game “7 Wonders”

Fred Manzo June 12, 2015 0

By Fred Manzo As I’m a believer in the theory that even a bad plan is better than no plan, I’ll set forth my basic strategy for playing a “7 Wonders” game. Now, realizing

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The Boston Globe: Inside the board game renaissance

The Boston Globe: Inside the board game renaissance

Fred Manzo May 31, 2015 0

By Leon Neyfakh Can a cardboard box take over your mind? What the new generation of board game designers is doing to an old-fashioned pastime. Kevin Spak and Sam Liberty are obsessed with fun.

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Deseret News: Asmodee Games delivers tense gaming experience (7 Wonders, Room 25, In Kemet and Dungeon Twister: The Card Game)

Deseret News: Asmodee Games delivers tense gaming experience (7 Wonders, Room 25, In Kemet and Dungeon Twister: The Card Game)

Other May 24, 2015 0

By Ryan Morgenegg Reviews of 7 Wonders, Room 25, In Kemet, and Dungeon Twister: The Card Game The board game 7 Wonders by Asmodee Games has won more gaming awards than any other game I know of. It

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Los Angeles Times: Board games are growing in popularity again

Los Angeles Times: Board games are growing in popularity again

Other May 13, 2015 0

By Todd Martens Table-top games, once overshadowed by video games, are drawing people who want more social forms of entertainment. Still, it’s a tough business for publishers. Blockbuster board games are unusual, but Days of

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Wall Street Journal: The Rise of Cooperative Games

Wall Street Journal: The Rise of Cooperative Games

Fred Manzo May 7, 2015 0

By CHRISTOPHER CHABRIS In Pandemic and other cooperative games, players work together toward a common objective When we think about games, we usually imagine two or more players combating one another in a “zero-sum”

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The Hobbit: The Defeat of the Evil Dragon Smaug – A Boardgaming Way Review

The Hobbit: The Defeat of the Evil Dragon Smaug – A Boardgaming Way Review

Mitch Freedman April 11, 2015 0

Review by Mitchell Freedman Game by Michael Stern and Keith Meyers Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games (2001)   Once upon a time, in the golden age of war gaming, a company called Simulation Publications, Inc., created

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Ohio company making a mark with historical strategy games

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Ohio company making a mark with historical strategy games

Other March 31, 2015 0

By Jon Chavez: Uwe Eickert loves to play games but you won’t catch him playing cards or a simple board game like Monopoly. When leisure time arrives, his playground is the past. Mr. Eickert,

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Variety: ‘Settlers of Catan’ Movie, TV Project in the Works

Variety: ‘Settlers of Catan’ Movie, TV Project in the Works

Other March 31, 2015 0

By Dave McNary Film Reporter@Variety_DMcNary “Gail Katz, whose producing credits include “Pawn Sacrifice,” “Air Force One” and “The Perfect Storm,” has acquired feature film and TV rights to the boardgame “The Settlers of Catan.”

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Deseret News: Pay Dirt is an immersive board game about modern-day gold mining.

Deseret News: Pay Dirt is an immersive board game about modern-day gold mining.

Other March 28, 2015 0

By Ryan Morgenegg  The board game Pay Dirt is about the gritty and competitive world of modern-day gold mining in frigid Alaska. In this worker-placement-style game, players take the roles of enterprising mining companies

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Deseret News: Versailles: a strategic palace building board game

Deseret News: Versailles: a strategic palace building board game

Other March 26, 2015 0

By Ryan Morgenegg In the game Versailles by NSKN Games and U.S. publisher Passport Game Studios, legendary designer Andrei Novac creates a world where King Louis XIV of France hires two to five players

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