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My Top 25 Board Games

It is really difficult to compare group campaign games against solo or competitive games, however here is my ranked list of favourite games, based on how i feel overall about them including gameplay, theme and artwork, co-operative or solo experience, or offering…
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Latest News

Last year saw all but one of my expected kickstarters delayed into 2022, so this year is set up to be a really busy one for new arrivals, and will likely see more games arrive than i can probably do…
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Machina Arcana

Machina Arcana was originally released in 2014 but upgraded and improved with its 2nd edition in 2019, with only minor changes in the 3rd edition which was more aimed towards a new expansion. It is a steampunk themed solo or…
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Bardsung

Bardsung is a co-operative dungeon crawler, a standard set up of heroes exploring on an expanding tile map. It comes in a huge box containing five hero characters, hobgoblin enemy mobs, wandering encounter monsters and a large boss creature, and…
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Marvel Champions

Marvel Champions is a living card solo or co-operative deck construction game released in 2019, where players will take their superhero and aim to thwart an infamous villain. The core box comes with five initial heroes, Spiderman, Iron Man, Black Panther, Captain…
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Nemesis

Nemesis by Awaken Realms arrived in 2018 and provides the experience of the Aliens films in a board game setting. It comes with theme, atmosphere, co-operative play and some secret agendas. The general production quality of this game is amazing, the…
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A Look Back At 2021

This is a summary of the board games that saw my most interest, investment, hobby time, playing and enjoyment in 2021. It is not necessarily a direct reflection of my all time favourite games. This was a year when kickstarter deliveries…
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