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Jycon Saturday 24.5.2008

One could never have imagined that there was a serious board game convention going on when I turned up at the con site at 9.15 am. I was waiting for lively but tired gamers but instead what I fuond was a silent and sleepy con. After a moments wait the first warriors woke up from […]

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Tue, May 27 2008 » Caylus, Container, Cuba, Dvonn, Gipf, Hamburgum, Hey That's My Fish, I'm the Boss, Im Jahr des Drachen, Jycon, Modern Art, Money Lisa, Oregon, Pillars of the Earth, Primordial Soup, Ticket to Ride Card Game, Yinsh » No Comments

Beef and board games – what could possibly be better that that?

I was able to play couple of games this weekend. Last night I visited my friend end after we had had garlic soup and steak we began to game. I took some games with me which I thought would fit into the situation well. We started with Lost Cities which is always a good way […]

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Sun, November 25 2007 » Dvonn, Lost Cities, Power Grid, Session, Vegas Showdown » No Comments

A Night of 1960:MofP and Dvonn

For me 1960: Making of the President has been the most anticipated game of the year 2007 and now that I’ve played it 4 times I must say that it has met the expectations. Game is mechanically well balanced, it is relatively easy to teach even to those who are not so used to meatier […]

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Sat, November 17 2007 » 1960: Making of the President, Dvonn, Session » No Comments