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thegiantbrain
January 28, 2020
This article represents my impressions after the first play of a game. It should not be regarded as a full critical analysis of the game. I may wri...
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Msample
January 22, 2020
Herding Cats in Medieval Russia
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Josh Look
December 12, 2019
Venture is exactly the kind of game that select members of this site go crazy for and a cult following develops.
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MasonSokol
August 30, 2019
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Unmatched first burrowed into my brain simply with its art.  I believe the publisher said they wanted every piece of art to be able to be...
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Vysetron
August 16, 2019
What do you do when a good game starts to show cracks?
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MasonSokol
August 09, 2019
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Watergate is yet another entry into the “Twilight Struggle but filler” camp that is really popular for some reason, but it is the first I’ve played...
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MasonSokol
August 02, 2019
The recent announcement of the completion of the Century trilogy in Golem form had me returning to this gorgeous production and I was impressed wit...
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MasonSokol
July 26, 2019
Wizard presents itself in absolutely the same way that the most boring of mass market productions do, in an ugly box, sitting limply on a Walmart s...
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MasonSokol
July 19, 2019
Captive is a story driven solo game in the form of a book that, from my view, makes nearly every wrong design descision.  The game blends...
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MasonSokol
July 12, 2019
Fort Sumter is a game I’m somewhat conflicted about.  I don’t quite understand the process that led to such an abstracted design that still felt li...
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