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Gameweek 28: Qwixx, The Hobbit Card Game, Brügge and Legends of Andor

First week of my summer vacation and one live session which was organized the same Monday that the results of the SdJ came out. Thus the plan was to play the missing SdJ nominees to be able to comment them in the coming episode of Lautapelisuomi podcast. We began the session with Qwixx which I’ve […]

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Wed, July 17 2013 » Brügge, General, Legends of Andor, Qwixx, Session, The Hobbit Card Game » No Comments

Gameweek 27/2013: Die Pälaste von Carrara, The Hobbit Card Game, Advanced Civilization and more

Very interesting week of gaming with a busy session at N-BGC and a full saturday of Advanced Civilization. N-BGC began with Qwixx with is easy to teach and play while eating. I enjoy it and it’s my favorite horse in the SdJ race which ends next Monday. We also managed to get the Die Pälaste […]

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Sat, July 6 2013 » 23, Advanced Civilization, Die Pälaste von Carrara, General, Hanabi, Qwixx, Session, The Hobbit Card Game » No Comments

Gameweek 26/2013: Augustus, Lancaster and Unpublished Prototype

One live session at N-BGC and many games at Yucata.de plus Midsummer gaming at the summer cottage. We began the N-BGC session with Augustus which I’ve found to be a solid family game. Bingo mechanism which the game is based on works very well and there’s enough options in the game to make it enjoyable. […]

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Tue, June 25 2013 » Augustus, General, Lancaster, Langfinger, Qwixx, Session, Unpublished Prototype » No Comments

Gameweek 25/2013: Qwixx, Augustus and Brügge

One live session at N-BGC. First game on the table was the SdJ nominee Qwixx which, to my surprise, is a small box dice game with simple rules and mechanisms. Since it is a SdJ nominee it’s not bad that it’s has simple rules but I was happy that it has some depth in it […]

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Tue, June 18 2013 » Augustus, Brügge, General, Qwixx, Session » No Comments