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Between Two Cities

Between Two Cities

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Between Two Cities is one of the games I supported on KickStarter and it most likely now my favorite pledge. In this game for 3 to 7 players (with solo and two player variants), the players each help build two cities composed of 16 tiles each (4 by 4). This game uses a special drafting

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Two Rooms and a BOOM

Two Rooms and a BOOM

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Two Rooms and a Boom is most likely the best live action social deduction game out there. Most people who know a live action social deduction game know the genre through the game Werewolf, which personally, I always hated for so many reasons including player elimination, lack of actual factual interactions and the fact that

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Kamakura, Second Edition

Kamakura, Second Edition

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Kamakura was one of my first Kickstarter games and it seemed like an interesting strategic card game from Dyad Games. You play a clan leader in Feudal Japan with 4 hidden territory cards laid in front of you in the order of your choice: You setup the game by drawing 8 cards. In the Second

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Love Letter

Love Letter

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Love Letter is a weird but fun little card game with only 16 playing cards and 13 wood tokens… The goal of the game is to have the highest ranked card at the end of the round (when no cards are left to draw) or be the last player standing. You start with a single card

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Coin Age

Coin Age

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Coin age is a business card game in which players, one after the other, try to conquer a map the size of a business card. I got it from the Kickstarter, and sadly, it’s not available from Amazon. Credit for the image goes to the author of the game as it is from the Kickstarter

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Star Fluxx

Star Fluxx

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The ever-changing card game…in space! Star Fluxx is a game with very simple rules: Odd list of rules isn’t it, especially the last one? The thing is, there are goal cards in the deck. When you play a goal card, it determines the conditions required to win, usually to have 2 specific keepers in front

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No Thanks!

No Thanks!

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No Thanks is a simple and yet fun little filler game. You start with 11 chips and the deck of cards numbers 3 to 35 , with 9 random missing cards hidden away, and one revealed on the table. Each turn, you have have 2 choices: The goal of the game is to have as

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Seven7s

Seven7s

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Seven7s is a card game I backed on Kickstarter in which there are 7 suites of 7 cards associated with the number 7. We can find: Each turn, players play one card from their hand of 3, and then, redraw to 3 cards to end their turn. Cards are placed in their appropriate column (Seas,

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Race for the Galaxy

Race for the Galaxy

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My newest addition as of September 2015, Race for the Galaxy has often been described unfarily as a multiplayer solitaire in which every player tries to build, as fast as possible, the biggest more powerful empire. The game is called a Race because the game ends when a turn is finished and either: As a

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