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Rolling America: The Best Games I Forgot About (Re-discovered Treasures)

Rolling America: The Best Games I Forgot About (Re-discovered Treasures)

June 11, 2021

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In this episode of the Best Games I Forgot About (Rediscovered Treasures) I take a look at this popular roll and write game (Rolling America) by Gamewright.

BGG LINK: https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/180198/rolling-america

 

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0:51 - Overview

7:12 - Final Thoughts

 

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Cold Case: A Pinch of Murder Review

Cold Case: A Pinch of Murder Review

June 9, 2021

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My review of this entry level crime solving game (Cold Case: A Pinch of Murder) where you’re looking at autopsy reports, witness statements, evidence, etc to try and solve a cold case.

 

BGG Link: https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/338549/cold-case-pinch-murder

 

0:00 - Introduction

0:44 - Overview

2:04 - Final Thoughts

6:47 - Blooper Reel

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The Rival Networks Review with the Game Boy Geek

The Rival Networks Review with the Game Boy Geek

June 7, 2021

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My review of this 2 player game where you’re trying to run the best television network.

0:00 - 1-Min Overview

1:36 - 1-Min Final Thoughts

2:47 - Full Intro

3:21 - Full Overview

9:23 - Full Final Thoughts

BGG: https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/292489/rival-networks

 

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Lanterns: The Best Games I Forgot About (Rediscovered Treasures)

Lanterns: The Best Games I Forgot About (Rediscovered Treasures)

May 31, 2021

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In this episode of the Best Games I Forgot About (Rediscovered Treasures) I take a look at this popular tile laying game (Lanterns) by Renegade Game Studios.

BGG LINK: https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/160851/lanterns-harvest-festival

 

0:00 - Introduction

0:43 - Overview

1:59 - Final Thoughts

 

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Destinies Review: As if 7th Continent & Chronicles of Crime Had a Baby!

Destinies Review: As if 7th Continent & Chronicles of Crime Had a Baby!

May 28, 2021

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Botanik Review

Botanik Review

May 26, 2021

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My review of this beautiful trick taking game with some twists I’ve never seen before! But can one rule kill the whole game?

0:00 - Introduction

0:36 - Overview57:03 - Final Thoughts

10:54 - Saxophone Serenade

BGG: https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/271529/botanik

 

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Red7: The Best Games I Forgot About (Re-discovered Treasures)

Red7: The Best Games I Forgot About (Re-discovered Treasures)

May 24, 2021

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In this episode of the Best Games I Forgot About (Rediscovered Treasures) I take a look at this small unique card game that can fit in your pocket (Red7)

BGG LINK: https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/161417/red7

 

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0:32 - Overview

4:51 - Final Thoughts

 

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Mini Express Review:  Is a Full Train Game in 60 Min Possible?

Mini Express Review: Is a Full Train Game in 60 Min Possible?

May 19, 2021

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My review of this Train Game that feel like a full game in under an hour (Mini Express)

 

BGG Link: https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/300751/mini-express

 

0:00 - Introduction

0:07 - 1-min Overview

1:31 - 1- min Final Thoughts

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8:58 - Full Final Thoughts

15:15 - Blooper Reel

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2021 Game of the Year (Spiel Des Jahres & Kennerspiel) Announcement & Commentary

2021 Game of the Year (Spiel Des Jahres & Kennerspiel) Announcement & Commentary

May 17, 2021

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In this video I go over the Spiel Des Jahres and Kennerspiel nominees for 2021 and show you how these games work, and what I think of them. This is the German Game of the year, and it’s the biggest awards in board gamingI also give commentary and predictions on the awards that will be announced later this summer!

 

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Anansi Review: Can One Rule Kill a Beautiful Game?

Anansi Review: Can One Rule Kill a Beautiful Game?

May 17, 2021

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My review of this beautiful trick taking game with some twists I’ve never seen before! But can one rule kill the whole game?

0:00 - Introduction

0:07 - 1-min Overview

1:30 - 1- min Final Thoughts

2:43 - Full Intro

3:09 - Full Overview

7:03 - Full Final Thoughts

14:03 - Saxophone Serenade

BGG: https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/317983/anansi

 

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