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1) 人生ゲーム MOVE ! (Jinsei Game Move!)
人生ゲーム MOVE ! (Jinsei Game Move!)
This Japanese version of the classic spin-and-write "The Game of Life" introduces four moving gears that can change the game state for all players every turn. This is a Japanese game and is heavily language dependent. Instructions, board and components are entirely in Japanese. —user summary For the first time ever in The Game of Life, four moving gears change life for everyone! In addition to the gears impacting the weather, marriage and employment, the course itself also changes. Each turn change your own life and other players' ... who knows what will happen! —description from the publisher (translated) 人生ゲーム史上初!歯車(ギヤ)が全員の生活を変えてしまう!4つのギヤがそれぞれ運動! 景気、結婚、就職に影響を与えるほか、コース自体も変わってしまうので、過去最大級のどきどき感を味わうことができます。他人に人生を変えられたり自分で生活を変えたり、何が起こるかわからない人生を楽しめます。 —description from the publisher ...

2) Orléans: Trade & Intrigue
Orléans: Trade & Intrigue
Orléans: Trade & Intrigue is the second large expansion for the award-winning game Orléans. In addition to new place tiles, this expansion contains a new "beneficial deeds" game board, a new and challenging set of events, and trade contracts. The "Intrigue" introduces ways to hinder your opponents' progress or even allow you to take over your opponents' achievements. ...

3) Las Ligas de la Ñ Bécquer vs. Irving
Las Ligas de la Ñ Bécquer vs. Irving
Las Ligas de la Ñ Bécquer vs. Irving is a collection of various card games with a theme inspired by the Romantic writers Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer (1836-1870) and Washington Irving (1783-1859). Bécquer vs. Irving is also the third game of the saga Las Ligas de la Ñ (The Leagues of the Ñ). This collection of games includes: Role-Playing Game. The game´s director rules; the players abide. Learn to be a role master and put the players to the test, making them face stories and rules of your own creation. Once the game is finished the game´s director ...

4) Brave Men, Badly Led: 1846 – Napoleon of the West: Miniature Rules for the Mexican-American War 1846-1848
Brave Men, Badly Led: 1846 – Napoleon of the West: Miniature Rules for the Mexican-American War 1846-1848
Brave Men, Badly Led is a series of miniatures rules designed for quick but accurate recreation of the forgotten battles of the last three centuries. Utilizing miniatures and an innovative event deck, no two games are ever the same. Designed for 15mm forces, but can be easily adapted to the scale of your choice. No rebasing required! —description from the publisher ...

5) ပုစ္ဆာ (Pote Sar)
ပုစ္ဆာ (Pote Sar)
One player is the Clue-giver and looks at the images of the cards in their hand. From one of these, she makes up a sentence and says it out loud (without showing the card to the other players). Each other player selects the card in their hands which best matches the sentence and gives the selected card to the storyteller, without showing it to the others. The storyteller shuffles her card with all the received cards. All pictures are shown face up and every player has to bet upon which picture was the storyteller's. If nobody or everybody finds the correct card, the ...

6) Middara: Unintentional Malum – 1.1 Rulebook
Middara: Unintentional Malum – 1.1 Rulebook
Officially updated Rulebook from the original release of Middara Unintentional Malum - Act 1. This is available both for physical purchase and as an online PDF. Why the release of a 1.1 Rulebook? The following changes are due to a combination of blatant errors, unintended abusable combinations, original design intents missing the mark, power levels being off, math issues, general balance, and long term scaling for future content calling into question original concepts. This also includes default difficulty adjustments, encompassing: intelligent combatants, dodge, counters, and hit percentages. ...

7) Naval Warfare: Battleships to Dreadnoughts – Squadron & Fleet Action 1895 to 1920
Naval Warfare: Battleships to Dreadnoughts – Squadron & Fleet Action 1895 to 1920
Naval Warfare: Battleships to Dreadnoughts - Squadron & Fleet Action 1895 to 1920 Naval Wargaming rules for the period around 1895 through to 1920 covering the Pre-Dreadnought and Dreadnought eras. The rules are illustrated throughout with examples of play to aid learning. Included are: The rules (57 pages including ship data) two sheets of game record counters - to aid game play. Three 'Quick Reference Sheets' for eras 1895-1908, 1909 - 1914, and 1914 + An Excel file on which you can ...

8) Tzolk'in: The Mayan Calendar – Tribes & Prophecies
Tzolk'in: The Mayan Calendar – Tribes & Prophecies
Game description from the publisher: In Tzolk'in: The Mayan Calendar - Tribes & Prophecies, each player now becomes the leader of a particular tribe, each of which has a special ability that only that player can use. The game includes 13 tribes to provide plenty of variety. (You know that 13 is a spooky and magical number, right?) With this expansion, the game of Tzolk'in: The Mayan Calendar is also influenced by three prophecies that are revealed ahead of time and fulfilled when the time is right. These prophecies give players other opportunities to score points, but they can also lose points ...

9) Sector Commander: World War II – Rule Book
Sector Commander: World War II – Rule Book
Sector Commander is a turn based WW2 board game based at Divisional level. Steeped in historic units and equipment this game brings together elements from LCGs, board games and table top war games to create a realistic battle environment that will test your strategic prowess. This is the main rule book for Sector Commander WW2 board game. It takes you through all the basic and advanced rules for picking up and playing the game. In full colour with hundreds of diagrams and examples to walk you through the various stages of the game so you can learn it easily and quickly. —description from ...

10) King of Tokyo
King of Tokyo
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In King of Tokyo, you play mutant monsters, gigantic robots, and strange aliens—all of whom are destroying Tokyo and whacking each other in order to become the one and only King of Tokyo. At the start of each turn, you roll six dice, which show the following six symbols: 1, 2, or 3 Victory Points, Energy, Heal, and Attack. Over three successive throws, choose whether to keep or discard each die in order to win victory points, gain energy, restore health, or attack other players into understanding that Tokyo is YOUR territory. The fiercest player will occupy Tokyo, and earn extra victory ...

11) Würfel Bohnanza
Würfel Bohnanza
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Würfel Bohnanza is, as you might suspect, a dice game in the Bohnanza family. Instead of cards, dice give you the beans that you must use to satisfy orders and (eventually) collect "Bohnentalers" (i.e., dollars, bucks, dinero...). The first player to collect thirteen Bohnentalers wins. At the start of the game, each player receives two order cards, each of which shows six orders; the player tries to complete orders on one card while using the other to cover completed orders. The easiest orders to complete – say, two specific bean types or three beans in any combination of two types – ...

12) Orléans
Orléans
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During the medieval goings-on around Orléans, you must assemble a following of farmers, merchants, knights, monks, etc. to gain supremacy through trade, construction and science in medieval France. In the city of Orléans and the area of the Loire, you can take trade trips to other cities to acquire coveted goods and build trading posts. You need followers and their abilities to expand your dominance by putting them to work as traders, builders, and scientists. Knights expand your scope of action and secure your mercantile expeditions. Craftsmen build trading stations and tools to facilitate work. Scholars make progress in science, and ...

13) Ticket to Ride: Märklin
Ticket to Ride: Märklin
Ticket to Ride: Märklin is the third installment in Days of Wonder's best-selling Ticket to Ride series. The board for Märklin is based on a map of Germany and each individual card in the deck depicts a different Märklin Trains model. A DVD introducing players to the Märklin line of model trains is included [Edit: DVD no longer included in recent runs.] Märklin is a heavier version in the TTR series, allowing players to not only travel from city to city but also from cities to countries. A new mechanic is also introduced in the form of passengers and ...

14) Puuha-Peten kiireinen päivä
Puuha-Peten kiireinen päivä
Roll and move game, where each player tries to move from start to finish while getting bonuses or troubles from special squares on the route. —user summary ...

15) 9½ Inches: The Game of Sexual Lies
9½ Inches: The Game of Sexual Lies
When it comes to sex, honesty is not always the best policy. "Scientists have concluded that human sperm is ejeculated at what speed?" The correct answer is 30 MPH but to win you must persuade your opponents to go for either 5 MPH or 100 MPH. You'll only win by bluffing —description from the back of the box ...

16) Orléans: Deluxe Edition
Orléans: Deluxe Edition
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During the medieval goings-on around Orléans, you must assemble a following of farmers, merchants, knights, monks, etc. to gain supremacy through trade, construction, and science in medieval France. In the city of Orléans and the area of the Loire, you can take trade trips to other cities to acquire coveted goods and build trading posts. You need followers and their abilities to expand your dominance by putting them to work as traders, builders, and scientists. Knights expand your scope of action and secure your mercantile expeditions. Craftsmen build trading stations and tools to facilitate work. Scholars make progress in science, and ...

17) Star Wars: Imperial Assault – Return to Hoth
Star Wars: Imperial Assault – Return to Hoth
Description from the publisher: “Echo station 3-T-8, we have spotted Imperial walkers.” –Echo Base Officer, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back The Rebels’ base on Hoth has been discovered by the Empire! As Imperial walkers descend to the surface and the last transports flee, a few heroes of the Rebellion step forward to protect a colony of refugees. Little do they know that their heroic actions will eventually lead them back to the very place from which they fled: Hoth! Return to Hoth is a new expansion for Imperial Assault, offering plenty of new content for the campaign and skirmish games. ...

18) Deception: Murder in Hong Kong – Promo Cards
Deception: Murder in Hong Kong – Promo Cards
Five promo cards, including three means cards and two clue cards. Means Cards: Angry Lion Dolhareubang Ignition Coal Clue Cards: Damaged Investigator Card Italian Towel ...

19) Mission Command: Normandy – Reference Manual
Mission Command: Normandy – Reference Manual
Mission Command: Normandy is a set of World War Two wargaming rules for use with miniatures. The Mission Command approach: Captures the essence of tactical and operational combat command from roughly company level to division level without real warfare's bloodshed, fear, death and destruction. Models the differences in how different armies fight. Reflects WW2 practice of tactical and operational command, control and communications. With Mission Command: Normandy, if you're handling a German Panzer Division, it will be a different experience from handling an equivalent British or American unit. Command, control and ...

20) Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game – Dark City
Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game – Dark City
There is a darkness rising in the Marvel Universe! Legendary: Dark City, the first expansion to "Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game," brings an entirely new level of play to the critically-acclaimed card game. In Dark City, players use new heroes like Cable, Daredevil, Professor X, and Blade to face off against deadly, all-new Masterminds like Apocalypse, Mr. Sinister, and Kingpin! Legendary: Dark City features 350 all-new cards, including cards for seventeen new Heroes (including X-Force, X-Men, and the Marvel Knights), six new Villain Groups, two new Henchmen Groups, eight new Schemes, and five amped-up new Masterminds more powerful than ever ...

21) Star Wars: Imperial Assault – Twin Shadows
Star Wars: Imperial Assault – Twin Shadows
Investigate a growing Imperial presence in Twin Shadows, a new expansion for Imperial Assault! New dangers lurk in every shadow and darkened alley on Tatooine, home of bounty hunters and galactic scum. To make matters worse, Han Solo has disappeared while on assignment in Mos Eisley. Now, a crack team of elite Rebel operatives launches their investigation to uncover the truth behind the Imperial plot. This expansion offers new content for both the campaign game and the skirmish game. You can play a fully formed mini-campaign that challenges your Rebel heroes to rush to Han Solo's aid or battle through a ...

22) Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game – Guardians of the Galaxy
Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game – Guardians of the Galaxy
Legendary: Guardians of the Galaxy, an expansion for Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game, adds five new heroes to the game for players to recruit. Using these heroes, players can create their own powerful combos on the fly, combining their heroes' awesome abilities to take down nasty Marvel Masterminds like the Kree Supreme Intelligence! ...

23) Twilight Struggle: Red Sea – Conflict in the Horn of Africa
Twilight Struggle: Red Sea – Conflict in the Horn of Africa
Part of GMT's Lunchtime Series, Twilight Struggle: Red Sea – Conflict in the Horn of Africa is a two-player card driven game that builds on the award winning Twilight Struggle. The year is 1974, and the Soviet Union and the United States have been locked in a life-or-death struggle across the globe. As so often happened during the Cold War, a relatively obscure region of the globe suddenly took center stage. Emperor Haile Selassie I of Ethiopia, a bedrock U.S. ally in Africa, had grown old and increasingly dictatorial. When he was overthrown in 1974, a Marxist coalition took the reins ...

24) Robinson Crusoe: Adventures on the Cursed Island – Voyage of the Beagle (Vol. 1)
Robinson Crusoe: Adventures on the Cursed Island – Voyage of the Beagle (Vol. 1)
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The adventure is based on the real events that took place between 1831 and 1836, which led to the creation of the Theory of Evolution. During this very expedition, Charles Darwin laid the foundations for one of the most breakthrough scientific papers in the history of mankind– the paper on the Origin of Species. Players take on the roles of members of the crew of HMS Beagle with Darwin, at the start of a great adventure. In the following scenarios, they will have to challenge adversity and support the young scientist in his research. With five new scenarios, you are ...

25) La Città
La Città
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Set in the Italian countryside, this game features various city-states vying for population. Each player is given two cities to start with, and is charged with expanding the different aspects of the cities to attract larger populations. Players build farms to feed their people, quarries to finance their expansions, marketplaces to allow growth in their cities, and bathhouses to keep their people clean and healthy. Additionally, structures can be built that give the city influence in one of three categories. Superiority in one of these categories will cause population to shift from other nearby cities when the Voice ...

26) Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Rise of the Runelords – Base Set
Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Rise of the Runelords – Base Set
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A forgotten evil stirs in the ancient land of Varisia. Dark magic once more thrums amid crumbling ruins, giants gather in titanic armies, cultists murder in the name of foul deities, and maniacal goblins plot a fiery end for the peaceful town of Sandpoint. Launch a campaign to strike back against the evils plaguing Varisia with the Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Rise of the Runelords - Base Set. This complete cooperative strategy card game pits 1 to 4 heroes against the traps, monsters, deadly magic, and despicable foes of the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game's award-winning Rise of the Runelords Adventure Path. In ...

27) Gloomhaven
Gloomhaven
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Immerse yourself in a fantasy campaign of creatures and puzzly card-driven gameplay. ...

28) So Convenient for Hewing: The Skirmish System – Dark Age Historical Miniatures Game Rules
So Convenient for Hewing: The Skirmish System – Dark Age Historical Miniatures Game Rules
So Convenient for Hewing Game rules for small scale battles played with historical miniatures set in the Dark Ages. Scale: 1 stand = 1-3 men. Typically 4-12 stands per unit. 1" = 10 yards 1 turn = 3-5 min Features: use of action cards to control order of play command chits to activate units use existing basing point system to organize units four scenarios Quick Reference Sheet ...

29) Desítka Česko
Desítka Česko
Desítka Česko is a variant of Smart10 game, based on questions about Czech republic. It is a quiz game where a player doesn't need to wait for one's turn for long. There are ten possible answers to each question, and every player gets to answer every question. If the answer is correct, the player gets an answer marker. But should you answer or pass? If you don't score your answer markers on time (and thereby pass on this round), you can end up losing them. So if you are not 100% certain of an answer - do you gamble or do you pass? Plays great in teams. ...

30) 斯くして我は独裁者に成れり-幕末- (Kakushite ware ha dokusaisha ni nareri -Bakumatsu-)
斯くして我は独裁者に成れり-幕末- (Kakushite ware ha dokusaisha ni nareri -Bakumatsu-)
斯くして我は独裁者に成れり-幕末- (Kakushite ware ha dokusaisha ni nareri, "And Thus I Became a Dictator -Bakumatsu-") is a hidden role game where everyone starts in the same situation and it's possible to play successfully without lying. At the beginning of the game everyone has one of each of seven role cards; over five in-game days, players will give each other votes and discard roles until only one is left, which determines who wins. Each turn ("day"), a player may choose to either vote or destroy a vote. When you vote you give a vote token to any other player and discard your role ...

31) Gierki Małżeńskie: Kalambury
Gierki Małżeńskie: Kalambury
Gierki Małżeńskie: Kalambury (Marriage Games: Charades) is a charades tournament for couples. In 2-4 pairs variant, couples compete with each other. There is also a one couple variant in which partners compete against each other. There are four types of challenges (described on cards): draw, show, describe using only words starting with "p", draw something whose name begins with a given letter. Gierki Małżeńskie: Kalambury is one of the Gierki Małżeńskie ("Marriage Games") series. It is a stand-alone game, but the cards can also be used in the base Gierki Małżeńskie game. —user summary ...

32) For Queen and Planet: The Imperial Wars of Earth and Mars 1845 thru 1930 – The Compendium
For Queen and Planet: The Imperial Wars of Earth and Mars 1845 thru 1930 – The Compendium
The sweep of the red Sudanese desert, scattered with thorny trees and pierced by black basalt outcrops is the setting for this cinematic rule set. The whirling dervish, the fanatical Ansar and the lonely British foot soldier far from home are the combatants. With these rules, you can take the role of the British commander tasked by the Queen with maintaining crown rule in distant, inhospitable lands or the local emir, committed to exercising his own free will over the natives who will fight with all their blood, sweat and tears. For Queen and Planet is designed to balance the mass and ...

33) Gierki Małżeńskie: Wiem Wszystko
Gierki Małżeńskie: Wiem Wszystko
Gierki Małżeńskie: Wiem Wszystko ("Marriage Games: I Know Everything") is a part of Gierki Małżeńskie ("Marriage Games") series. It is a stand-alone game, but the cards can also be used in the base Gierki Małżeńskie game. Gierki Małżeńskie: Wiem Wszystko is a general knowledge quiz. Players play in pairs (2-4 couples) and answer the questions on the cards. There are three types of questions: "True/False", "A/B/C" or "List a few" (e.g. list two phobias). In the basic variant, couples compete with each other. There is also a one couple variant in which partners compete against each other. —user summary ...

34) Terraforming Mars
Terraforming Mars
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In the 2400s, mankind begins to terraform the planet Mars. Giant corporations, sponsored by the World Government on Earth, initiate huge projects to raise the temperature, the oxygen level, and the ocean coverage until the environment is habitable. In Terraforming Mars, you play one of those corporations and work together in the terraforming process, but compete for getting victory points that are awarded not only for your contribution to the terraforming, but also for advancing human infrastructure throughout the solar system, and doing other commendable things. The players acquire unique project cards (from over two hundred different ones) by buying them ...

35) Wingspan
Wingspan
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Wingspan is a competitive, medium-weight, card-driven, engine-building board game from Stonemaier Games. You are bird enthusiasts—researchers, bird watchers, ornithologists, and collectors—seeking to discover and attract the best birds to your network of wildlife preserves. Each bird extends a chain of powerful combinations in one of your habitats (actions). These habitats focus on several key aspects of growth: Gain food tokens via custom dice in a birdfeeder dice tower Lay eggs using egg miniatures in a variety of colors Draw from hundreds of unique bird cards and play them The winner ...

36) Federation Commander: Romulan Border
Federation Commander: Romulan Border
New captains are sent to fight pirates. Bold captains are sent to fight Klingons. Only the clever Captains are sent to fight the crafty cloaked Romulans! From the designer of Star Fleet Battles and Federation & Empire, Federation Commander: Romulan Border is a fast-moving game of starship combat in the Star Fleet Universe. This is not an 'introduction' to some other title. This is a product in an entirely new direction for the Star Fleet Universe, featuring production values expected by 21st-century gamers - mounted game maps, laminated full-color ship cards, full color counters, and laminated full-color play aids. This is the ...

37) Orc Vs Elf: A Micro Chapbook Wargame – Ultra Simple Rules for Fast Wargaming
Orc Vs Elf: A Micro Chapbook Wargame – Ultra Simple Rules for Fast Wargaming
The great Orc Horde has invaded the Elvin borders. The king has sent his best Elvin warriors to stop them. Who will win? Orc Vs Elf is a Micro Chapbook Wargame--an ultra-light miniatures skirmish game that fits in a single folded chapbook. Simply print off the two rules pages back-to-back, fold in half, and you have a completely playable Micro Chapbook Wargame. These rules are specially designed for solo play but may also be used as quick and simple rules for a one on one miniatures game. Combine with other Micro Chapbook Wargames for extra options! —description from the publisher ...

38) Pandemic Legacy: Season 1
Pandemic Legacy: Season 1
Pandemic Legacy is a co-operative campaign game, with an overarching story-arc played through 12-24 sessions, depending on how well your group does at the game. At the beginning, the game starts very similar to basic Pandemic, in which your team of disease-fighting specialists races against the clock to travel around the world, treating disease hotspots while researching cures for each of four plagues before they get out of hand. During a player's turn, they have four actions available, with which they may travel around in the world in various ways (sometimes needing to discard a card), build structures like research stations, ...

39) Scythe
Scythe
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It is a time of unrest in 1920s Europa. The ashes from the first great war still darken the snow. The capitalistic city-state known simply as “The Factory”, which fueled the war with heavily armored mechs, has closed its doors, drawing the attention of several nearby countries. Scythe is an engine-building game set in an alternate-history 1920s period. It is a time of farming and war, broken hearts and rusted gears, innovation and valor. In Scythe, each player represents a character from one of five factions of Eastern Europe who are attempting to earn their fortune and claim their faction's stake ...

40) Great Western Trail
Great Western Trail
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Description from the publisher: America in the 19th century: You are a rancher and repeatedly herd your cattle from Texas to Kansas City, where you send them off by train. This earns you money and victory points. Needless to say, each time you arrive in Kansas City, you want to have your most valuable cattle in tow. However, the "Great Western Trail" not only requires that you keep your herd in good shape, but also that you wisely use the various buildings along the trail. Also, it might be a good idea to hire capable staff: cowboys to improve your herd, ...

41) Run the Guns: Volume II – Birth of the Broadside
Run the Guns: Volume II – Birth of the Broadside
Run the Guns - Volume II - Birth of the Broadside is a set of rules for the Armada period, fighting naval battles from the late 1500's - 1650 ...

42) Gùgōng
Gùgōng
China, 1570. China is under the reign of the Longqing Emperor, of the Ming Dynasty. He inherited a country in disarray after years of mismanagement and corruption. He resided in the Forbidden city, which was the seat of many emperors under the Ming Dynasty. Constructed from 1406 to 1420, the complex consists of 980 buildings and covers 72 ha (over 180 acres). It is also under the Ming Dynasty that the Great Wall of China was rebuilt, fortified, and expanded. Around this period, China was under heavy attack from the Mongols, so maintaining the Great Wall was essential. Most of ...

43) 全民防疫 (National Epidemic Prevention)
全民防疫 (National Epidemic Prevention)
Components:Epidemic Prevention Cards x 55 Double side cards: the light color side is called epidemic prevention card; another side with deep color frame is called infected card. Setting: 1. Shuffle all the cards (the prevention side face up) as a deck and place it in the middle of the table. 2. Leave two spaces as the “infected area” and “discard area” next to the deck. Playing the Game: Start with the start player. On player’s turn, he activates the following phases in order: After a player activates “Epidemic Prevention and Spread Phase” and “Epidemic Prevention Events Phase”, players take their turns in clockwise order. 1. Epidemic Prevention and ...

44) Survive: Escape from Atlantis!
Survive: Escape from Atlantis!
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Survive is a cutthroat game where players seek to evacuate their pieces from an island that is breaking up, while remembering where their highest-valued pieces are located to maximize their score. An island made up of 40 hex-tiles is slowly sinking into the ocean (as the tiles are removed from the board). Each player controls ten people (valued from 1 to 6) that they try and move towards the safety of the surrounding islands before the main island finally blows up. Players can either swim or use boats to travel but must avoid sea serpents, whales and sharks on their way ...

45) The 7th Continent
The 7th Continent
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It's the early 20th century. You have decided to sail back to the newly discovered seventh continent to attempt to lift the terrible curse that has struck you since your return from the previous expedition. In The 7th Continent, a solo or cooperative "choose-your-own-adventure" exploration board game, you choose a character and begin your adventure on your own or with a team of other explorers. Inspired by the Fighting Fantasy book series, you will discover the extent of this wild new land through a variety of terrain and event cards. In a land fraught with danger and wonders, you have to ...

46) Through the Ages: A New Story of Civilization
Through the Ages: A New Story of Civilization
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Through the Ages: A New Story of Civilization is the new edition of Through the Ages: A Story of Civilization, with many changes small and large to the game's cards over its three ages and extensive changes to how military works. Through the Ages is a civilization building game. Each player attempts to build the best civilization through careful resource management, discovering new technologies, electing the right leaders, building wonders and maintaining a strong military. Weakness in any area can be exploited by your opponents. The game takes place throughout the ages beginning in the age of antiquity and ending in ...

47) Blood Rage
Blood Rage
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"Life is Battle; Battle is Glory; Glory is ALL" In Blood Rage, each player controls their own Viking clan’s warriors, leader, and ship. Ragnarök has come, and it’s the end of the world! It’s the Vikings’ last chance to go down in a blaze of glory and secure their place in Valhalla at Odin’s side! For a Viking there are many pathways to glory. You can invade and pillage the land for its rewards, crush your opponents in epic battles, fulfill quests, increase your clan's stats, or even die gloriously either in battle or from Ragnarök, the ultimate inescapable doom. Most player ...

48) Twilight Struggle
Twilight Struggle
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"Now the trumpet summons us again, not as a call to bear arms, though arms we need; not as a call to battle, though embattled we are – but a call to bear the burden of a long twilight struggle..." – John F. Kennedy In 1945, unlikely allies toppled Hitler's war machine, while humanity's most devastating weapons forced the Japanese Empire to its knees in a storm of fire. Where once there stood many great powers, there then stood only two. The world had scant months to sigh its collective relief before a new conflict threatened. Unlike the titanic struggles of the ...

49) 7 Wonders Duel
7 Wonders Duel
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Science? Military? What will you draft to win this head-to-head version of 7 Wonders? ...

50) ZÈRTZ
ZÈRTZ
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In ZÈRTZ, the third addition to the GIPF Project, players compete to acquire sets of multi-colored balls. This is mostly accomplished by jumping one ball over one or more others, Checkers-style, on a hex board. A player's turn consists of either jumping (which can be forced) or placing any color ball on the board and removing an empty space from the edge of the board. In this manner, the play space continually shrinks, giving the endgame an almost claustrophobic feel. This game is part of project GIPF. ...

51) Eldritch Horror
Eldritch Horror
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Game description from the publisher: Across the globe, ancient evil is stirring. Now, you and your trusted circle of colleagues must travel around the world, working against all odds to hold back the approaching horror. Foul monsters, brutal encounters, and obscure mysteries will take you to your limit and beyond. All the while, you and your fellow investigators must unravel the otherworldy mysteries scattered around the globe in order to push back the gathering mayhem that threatens to overwhelm humanity. The end draws near! Do you have the courage to prevent global destruction? Eldritch Horror is a cooperative game of terror and ...

52) Concordia
Concordia
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Manage a hand of cards that ebbs and flows to control trade across the Mediterranean. ...

53) Codenames
Codenames
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Two rival spymasters know the secret identities of 25 agents. Their teammates know the agents only by their CODENAMES. In Codenames, two teams compete to see who can make contact with all of their agents first. Spymasters give one-word clues that can point to multiple words on the board. Their teammates try to guess words of the right color while avoiding those that belong to the opposing team. And everyone wants to avoid the assassin. Codenames: Win or lose, it's fun to figure out the clues. ...

54) Lords of Vegas
Lords of Vegas
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You and your opponents represent powerful developers in a burgeoning Nevada city. You will earn money and prestige by building the biggest and most profitable casinos on "The Strip," the town's backbone of dust and sin. You start with nothing but parking lots and dreams, but from there you build, sprawl, reorganize and gamble your way to victory. Score the most points investing in the most profitable development companies and putting the best bosses in control of the richest casinos. Put your dollars on the line . . . it's time to roll! The game board is broken into 8 different ...

55) Star Wars: Rebellion
Star Wars: Rebellion
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Strike from your hidden base as the Rebels - or find and destroy it as the Empire! ...

56) On Mars
On Mars
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Build the first Martian colony collectively, striving to be the best contributor. ...

57) Horrified
Horrified
The stakes have been raised. Imagine living in a place so wretched that it's not plagued by one, two, or even three monsters — but seven of the most horrifying fiends! In this game, you'll come face to face with them all as you work together to rid the town of the maniacal or misunderstood creatures…before it's too late. Horrified includes high-quality sculpted miniatures (Frankenstein, The Bride of Frankenstein, The Wolf Man, Dracula, The Mummy, The Invisible Man, Creature from the Black Lagoon). Its innovative, easy-to-learn, cooperative gameplay has players working together against the monsters with varying levels of difficulty. Just as ...

58) Bärenpark
Bärenpark
Build a bear park on personal boards by carefully placing polyominoes. ...

59) The Quacks of Quedlinburg
The Quacks of Quedlinburg
In The Quacks of Quedlinburg, players are charlatans — or quack doctors — each making their own secret brew by adding ingredients one at a time. Take care with what you add, though, for a pinch too much of this or that will spoil the whole mixture! Each player has their own bag of ingredient chips. During each round, they simultaneously draw chips and add them to their pot. The higher the face value of the drawn chip, the further it is placed in the swirling pattern. Push your luck as far as you can, but if you add too many ...

60) The Castles of Burgundy
The Castles of Burgundy
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The game is set in the Burgundy region of High Medieval France. Each player takes on the role of an aristocrat, originally controlling a small princedom. While playing they aim to build settlements and powerful castles, practice trade along the river, exploit silver mines, and use the knowledge of travelers. The game is about players taking settlement tiles from the game board and placing them into their princedom which is represented by the player board. Every tile has a function that starts when the tile is placed in the princedom. The princedom itself consists of several regions, each of which demands ...

61) 7 Wonders
7 Wonders
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Draft cards to develop your ancient civilization and build its Wonder of the World! ...

62) Terminator: Dark Fate – The Card Game
Terminator: Dark Fate – The Card Game
Terminator Dark Fate is a co-operative deck building card game in which players work together to try and defeat the unfeeling Rev-9. Players will scramble for resources and weapons so they can fend off the Terminator long enough to find some way to destroy it. Each time the Rev-9 finds you marks an important decision: you must choose whether you will flee or whether you will fight. Fighting is dangerous, as it allows the Rev-9 to inflict crippling wounds on your deck, but if you flee without doing enough damage, you know that the Rev-9 is waiting just around the ...

63) Small World
Small World
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In Small World, players vie for conquest and control of a world that is simply too small to accommodate them all. Designed by Philippe Keyaerts as a fantasy follow-up to his award-winning Vinci, Small World is inhabited by a zany cast of characters such as dwarves, wizards, amazons, giants, orcs, and even humans, who use their troops to occupy territory and conquer adjacent lands in order to push the other races off the face of the earth. Picking the right combination from the 14 different fantasy races and 20 unique special powers, players rush to expand their empires - often at the ...

64) MacGyver: The Escape Room Game
MacGyver: The Escape Room Game
MacGyver: The Escape Room Game comes with five hour-long escape room scenarios in the box, with each scenario in its own sealed square envelope. There is also a card that gives some flavor text and instructions on how to play the game, and leads players to the game’s companion website, The website functions as the game’s timer, and is where you enter solutions to the puzzles. It also has a button to get hints. The game will not function without the website, so the game is not playable without an Internet connection. The goal of MacGyver: The Escape Room Game is to ...

65) Mansions of Madness: Second Edition
Mansions of Madness: Second Edition
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Unravel mysteries in Arkham with your investigative team in this app-guided game. ...

66) Caverna: The Cave Farmers
Caverna: The Cave Farmers
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Following along the same lines as its predecessor (Agricola), Caverna: The Cave Farmers is a worker-placement game at heart, with a focus on farming. In the game, you are the bearded leader of a small dwarf family that lives in a little cave in the mountains. You begin the game with a farmer and his spouse, and each member of the farming family represents an action that the player can take each turn. Together, you cultivate the forest in front of your cave and dig deeper into the mountain. You furnish the caves as dwellings for your offspring as well ...

67) Terra Mystica
Terra Mystica
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Mystical races wield unique powers in their struggle to co-opt neighboring land. ...

68) Descent: Journeys in the Dark (Second Edition)
Descent: Journeys in the Dark (Second Edition)
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Fight monsters and upgrade your character in an all-vs-Overlord fantasy campaign. ...

69) Five Tribes
Five Tribes
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Crossing into the Land of 1001 Nights, your caravan arrives at the fabled Sultanate of Naqala. The old sultan just died and control of Naqala is up for grabs! The oracles foretold of strangers who would maneuver the Five Tribes to gain influence over the legendary city-state. Will you fulfill the prophecy? Invoke the old Djinns and move the Tribes into position at the right time, and the Sultanate may become yours! Designed by Bruno Cathala, Five Tribes builds on a long tradition of German-style games that feature wooden meeples. Here, in a unique twist on the now-standard "worker placement" genre, ...

70) Agricola (Revised Edition)
Agricola (Revised Edition)
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Updated and streamlined for a new generation of players, Agricola, the award-winning and highly acclaimed game by Uwe Rosenberg, features a revised rulebook and gameplay, along with wood pieces and components for up to four players. The 17th Century Was Not an Easy Time to be a Farmer. A game for 1-4 players ages 12 and up; play time is 30 minutes per player. Amazing replay value. The Agricola base game is a revised edition of Uwe Rosenberg’s celebrated classic. The game is designed for 1-4 players, features improved all-wood components and a card selection from the base game as ...

71) Brass: Birmingham
Brass: Birmingham
Build your industries and sell to markets during the English Industrial Revolution. ...

72) Brass: Lancashire
Brass: Lancashire
Brass: Lancashire — first published as Brass — is an economic strategy game that tells the story of competing cotton entrepreneurs in Lancashire during the industrial revolution. You must develop, build, and establish your industries and network so that you can capitalize demand for iron, coal and cotton. The game is played over two halves: the canal phase and the rail phase. To win the game, score the most victory points (VPs), which are counted at the end of each half. VPs are gained from your canals, rails, and established (flipped) industry tiles. Each round, players take turns according to ...

73) Star Wars: Imperial Assault
Star Wars: Imperial Assault
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Star Wars: Imperial Assault is a strategy board game of tactical combat and missions for two to five players, offering two distinct games of battle and adventure in the Star Wars universe! Imperial Assault puts you in the midst of the Galactic Civil War between the Rebel Alliance and the Galactic Empire after the destruction of the Death Star over Yavin 4. In this game, you and your friends can participate in two separate games. The campaign game pits the limitless troops and resources of the Galactic Empire against a crack team of elite Rebel operatives as they strive to break ...

74) A Feast for Odin
A Feast for Odin
Puzzle together the day-to-day life of a Viking village with exploration and raids. ...

75) Splendor
Splendor
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Splendor is a game of chip-collecting and card development. Players are merchants of the Renaissance trying to buy gem mines, means of transportation, shops—all in order to acquire the most prestige points. If you're wealthy enough, you might even receive a visit from a noble at some point, which of course will further increase your prestige. On your turn, you may (1) collect chips (gems), or (2) buy and build a card, or (3) reserve one card. If you collect chips, you take either three different kinds of chips or two chips of the same kind. If you buy a card, ...

76) Patchwork
Patchwork
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In Patchwork, two players compete to build the most aesthetic (and high-scoring) patchwork quilt on a personal 9x9 game board. To start play, lay out all of the patches at random in a circle and place a marker directly clockwise of the 2-1 patch. Each player takes five buttons — the currency/points in the game — and someone is chosen as the start player. On a turn, a player either purchases one of the three patches standing clockwise of the spool or passes. To purchase a patch, you pay the cost in buttons shown on the patch, move the spool to ...

77) Arkham Horror: The Card Game
Arkham Horror: The Card Game
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Investigate the horrors of Arkham while courting cosmic doom. ...

78) Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico
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In Puerto Rico players assume the roles of colonial governors on the island of Puerto Rico. The aim of the game is to amass victory points by shipping goods to Europe or by constructing buildings. Each player uses a separate small board with spaces for city buildings, plantations, and resources. Shared between the players are three ships, a trading house, and a supply of resources and doubloons. The resource cycle of the game is that players grow crops which they exchange for points or doubloons. Doubloons can then be used to buy buildings, which allow players to produce more crops or give ...

79) Eclipse
Eclipse
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The galaxy has been a peaceful place for many years. After the ruthless Terran–Hegemony War (30.027–33.364), much effort has been employed by all major spacefaring species to prevent the terrifying events from repeating themselves. The Galactic Council was formed to enforce precious peace, and it has taken many courageous efforts to prevent the escalation of malicious acts. Nevertheless, tension and discord are growing among the seven major species and in the Council itself. Old alliances are shattering, and hasty diplomatic treaties are made in secrecy. A confrontation of the superpowers seems inevitable – only the outcome of the galactic conflict ...

80) Clank!: A Deck-Building Adventure
Clank!: A Deck-Building Adventure
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Claim your treasures but don't attract the dragon in this deck-building dungeon race. ...

81) Tzolk'in: The Mayan Calendar
Tzolk'in: The Mayan Calendar
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Tzolkin: The Mayan Calendar presents a new game mechanism: dynamic worker placement. Players representing different Mayan tribes place their workers on giant connected gears, and as the gears rotate they take the workers to different action spots. During a turn, players can either (a) place one or more workers on the lowest visible spot of the gears or (b) pick up one or more workers. When placing workers, they must pay corn, which is used as a currency in the game. When they pick up a worker, they perform certain actions depending on the position of the worker. Actions located "later" ...

82) Roll for the Galaxy
Roll for the Galaxy
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Game description from the publisher: Roll for the Galaxy is a dice game of building space empires for 2–5 players. Your dice represent your populace, whom you direct to develop new technologies, settle worlds, and ship goods. The player who best manages his workers and builds the most prosperous empire wins! This dice version of Race for the Galaxy takes players on a new journey through the Galaxy, but with the feel of the original game. ...

83) Takenoko
Takenoko
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A long time ago at the Japanese Imperial court, the Chinese Emperor offered a giant panda bear as a symbol of peace to the Japanese Emperor. Since then, the Japanese Emperor has entrusted his court members (the players) with the difficult task of caring for the animal by tending to his bamboo garden. In Takenoko, the players will cultivate land plots, irrigate them, and grow one of the three species of bamboo (Green, Yellow, and Pink) with the help of the Imperial gardener to maintain this bamboo garden. They will have to bear with the immoderate hunger of this sacred animal ...

84) Pandemic
Pandemic
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In Pandemic, several virulent diseases have broken out simultaneously all over the world! The players are disease-fighting specialists whose mission is to treat disease hotspots while researching cures for each of four plagues before they get out of hand. The game board depicts several major population centers on Earth. On each turn, a player can use up to four actions to travel between cities, treat infected populaces, discover a cure, or build a research station. A deck of cards provides the players with these abilities, but sprinkled throughout this deck are Epidemic! cards that accelerate and intensify the diseases' activity. A ...

85) Marvel Champions: The Card Game
Marvel Champions: The Card Game
Be a hero. Gather other heroes and fight against an evil villain to save the day. ...

86) Stone Age
Stone Age
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The "Stone Age" times were hard indeed. In their roles as hunters, collectors, farmers, and tool makers, our ancestors worked with their legs and backs straining against wooden plows in the stony earth. Of course, progress did not stop with the wooden plow. People always searched for better tools and more productive plants to make their work more effective. In Stone Age, the players live in this time, just as our ancestors did. They collect wood, break stone and wash their gold from the river. They trade freely, expand their village and so achieve new levels of civilization. With a balance ...

87) Dominion
Dominion
"You are a monarch, like your parents before you, a ruler of a small pleasant kingdom of rivers and evergreens. Unlike your parents, however, you have hopes and dreams! You want a bigger and more pleasant kingdom, with more rivers and a wider variety of trees. You want a Dominion! In all directions lie fiefs, freeholds, and feodums. All are small bits of land, controlled by petty lords and verging on anarchy. You will bring civilization to these people, uniting them under your banner. But wait! It must be something in the air; several other monarchs have had the exact same ...

88) 1830: Railways & Robber Barons
1830: Railways & Robber Barons
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1830 is one of the most famous 18xx games. One of the things some gamers like about this game is that the game has no 'chance' element. That is to say, if players wished to play two games with the same moves, the outcome would be the same also. This game takes the basic mechanics from Tresham's 1829, and adds several new elements. Players are seeking to make the most money by buying and selling stock in various share companies located on eastern United States map. The stock manipulation aspect of the game is widely-regarded as one of the best. The ...

89) Libertalia
Libertalia
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Game description from the publisher: Captain Swallow has always dreamed of pocketing a large nest egg in order to retire on a remote island – but he never counted on stiff competition from Captains Stanley Rackum, Dirk Chivers and others, greedy and cruel enemies who always manage to attack the same ships as him. If he wants to finally sink back and enjoy peaceful days in the sun, he must become the most cunning pirate! In Libertalia, you must thwart the plans of competitive pirates over the course of three rounds while using cards that show the same crew members as your ...

90) Lisboa
Lisboa
Lisboa is a game about the reconstruction of Lisboa after the great earthquake of 1755. On November 1, 1755, Lisbon suffered an earthquake of an estimated magnitude of 8.5–9.0, followed by a tsunami and three days of fires. The city was almost totally destroyed. The Marques of Pombal — Sebastião José de Carvalho e Melo — was the then Minister of Foreign Affairs and the King put him in charge of the reconstruction of Lisbon. The Marques of Pombal gathered a team of engineers and architects and you, the players, are members of the nobility; members who will use your influence ...

91) Crazy Farmers and the Clôtures Électriques
Crazy Farmers and the Clôtures Électriques
Crazy Farmers And The Clotures Electriques is an equally accessible and wacky game, where you’ll get to experience the best UFC games ever. As you may wonder, UFC stands for Ultimate Farming Championship. In 2042, the European Union has long since cut off financial aid to farmers. In order to get out of this situation, farmers created a competition for the installation of electric fences, which very quickly attracted the attention of the public and sponsors. So now is the time for you to enter the arena and become the best electric fence installer. During your turn, move your tractor along ...

92) Robinson Crusoe: Adventures on the Cursed Island
Robinson Crusoe: Adventures on the Cursed Island
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Robinson Crusoe: Adventures on the Cursed Island is a game created by Ignacy Trzewiczek, the author of Stronghold. This time Trzewiczek takes the players to a deserted island, where they'll play the parts of shipwreck survivors confronted by an extraordinary adventure. They'll be faced with the challenges of building a shelter, finding food, fighting wild beasts, and protecting themselves from weather changes. Building walls around their homes, animal domestication, constructing weapons and tools from what they find and much more awaits them on the island. The players decide in which direction the game will unfold and – after several in-game ...

93) Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Thames Murders & Other Cases
Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Thames Murders & Other Cases
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The game is afoot as you and your irregular friends search Victorian London for clues ...

94) Mansions of Madness: Forbidden Alchemy
Mansions of Madness: Forbidden Alchemy
Game description from the publisher: Inside abandoned hospitals, secret laboratories, and forgotten cellars, scientists are conducting depraved experiments that will drag humanity to the brink of the abyss. Only a small group of investigators can discover the truth and put an end to these mad plots before it's too late... Mansions of Madness: Forbidden Alchemy provides players with new investigators for the Mansions of Madness base game, as well as new Trauma, Mythos, and Combat cards for use in any story. Forbidden Alchemy also includes three new scenarios, in which investigators will encounter new rooms, monsters, items, clues, locks, and obstacles: ...

95) Sushi Go!
Sushi Go!
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In the super-fast sushi card game Sushi Go!, you are eating at a sushi restaurant and trying to grab the best combination of sushi dishes as they whiz by. Score points for collecting the most sushi rolls or making a full set of sashimi. Dip your favorite nigiri in wasabi to triple its value! And once you've eaten it all, finish your meal with all the pudding you've got! But be careful which sushi you allow your friends to take; it might be just what they need to beat you! Sushi Go! takes the card-drafting mechanism of Fairy Tale and 7 ...

96) Troyes
Troyes
In Troyes, recreate four centuries of history of this famous city of the Champagne region of France. Each player manages their segment of the population (represented by a horde of dice) and their hand of cards, which represent the three primary domains of the city: religious, military, and civil. Players can also offer cash to their opponents' populace in order to get a little moonlighting out of them—anything for more fame! Make your underlings: work on the cathedral combat misfortune bustle about the city ...

97) Detective: A Modern Crime Board Game
Detective: A Modern Crime Board Game
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In Detective: A Modern Crime Board Game you are going to solve FIVE different cases and find out what connects them, you are going to BREAK THE 4th WALL by using every resource you can, you are going to browse the game's DEDICATED DATABASE simulating your agency's resources, you will enter a city maze of old mysteries and fresh CRIME, and you will be able to COOPERATE with other agents or solve the mystery on your own. Take the job of a real detective in a modern setting! In Detective: A Modern Crime Board Game, 1-5 players take on the role ...

98) Tiny Towns
Tiny Towns
Plan well as you build your town one building at a time. Will it fit? ...

99) Arena: Roma II
Arena: Roma II
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The revolt in Rome will not end for a long time to come! Join the action and find out who is the most powerful ruler by skillfully playing your cards. No matter if you strengthen your own position with strong cards like Arena or Ballista or if you augment your victory points with Templarius and Triremis - you will be the winner if you use your characters and buildings with wit and savvy. You may also combine Roma II - Arena with Roma and discover even more options. Arena is a complete game of its own, but it may very well ...

100) Gaia Project
Gaia Project
Gaia Project is a new game in the line of Terra Mystica. As in the original Terra Mystica, fourteen different factions live on seven different kinds of planets, and each faction is bound to their own home planets, so to develop and grow, they must terraform neighboring planets into their home environments in competition with the other groups. In addition, Gaia planets can be used by all factions for colonization, and Transdimensional planets can be changed into Gaia planets. All factions can improve their skills in six different areas of development — Terraforming, Navigation, Artificial Intelligence, Gaiaforming, Economy, Research — leading ...



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