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Mixtape Review

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Designers: N/A Publisher: Breaking Games Year: 2018 MSRP: $20 Players: 2+ Play Time: 15+ Min Ages: 12+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Mixtape Prelude Mixtapes may be a thing of the past. An 80’s relic that moved on at the same time as the cassette tapes they were so lovingly recorded on. Those who remember them remember staying up late nights perfectly matching different songs in the perfect …

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Get the MacGuffin Review

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Designers: Andrew Looney Publisher: Looney Labs Year: 2018 MSRP: $10 Players: 2-11 Play Time: 5-10 Min Ages: 8+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Get the MacGuffin Prelude Mc·Guf·fin – məˈɡəfin noun BRITISH noun: MacGuffin an object or device in a movie or a book that serves merely as a trigger for the plot. Origin 1930s: a Scottish surname, said to have been borrowed by the English film director Alfred Hitchcock, from a …

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Anatomy Fluxx Micro Review

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Designers: Andrew Looney Publisher: Looney Labs Year: 2018 MSRP: $16 Players: 2-6 Play Time: 5-30 Min Ages: 8+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Anatomy Fluxx Anatomy Fluxx is the 2nd in Looney Labs’ branded educational Fluxx games and the 3rd Fluxx I’ve taken a look at since starting A Pawn’s Perspective. As the name implies, this version of the game deals with the human body with Keepers like the …

Professor Evil and the Citadel of Time Review

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Designers: Matthew Dunstan, Brett J. Gilbert Publisher: Funforge, Passport Game Studios Year: 2017 MSRP: $29.99 Players: 2-4 Play Time: 30-45 Min Ages: 8+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Professor Evil and the Citadel of Time Prelude Professor Evil has traveled through time stealing all sorts of historical treasures and locking them up inside his castle. Each treasure is guarded by deadly traps and will, eventually, be locked in …

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Wakening Lair Review

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Designers: Mike Richie Publisher: Rather Dashing Games Year: 2017 MSRP: $34.99 Players: 2-6 Play Time: 30-40 Min Ages: 14+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Wakening Lair Prelude Something evil..terrible…is stirring at the heart of a dungeon in a thick forest near the edge of your town. It’s up to your party of heroes to brave the beast’s lair and strike the Monstrous Terror within down before it …

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Untold: Adventures Await Review

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Designers: John Fiore, Rory O’Connor Publisher: Hub Games Year: 2017 MSRP: $35 Players: 1-4 Play Time: 45-60 Min Ages: 8+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Untold: Adventures Await Prelude Our household is a huge fan of Rory’s Story Cubes. My wife and I used to run a social-communication game group which relied heavily on the dice. I remember the excitement when I saw the Kickstarter for Untold: Adventures …

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Beyonder Review

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Designers: Jordan Campbell, Simon McEntire, Caleb McEntire, Robin McEntire, Dan Zahn Publisher: Flying NightBear Games Year: 2015 MSRP Print: $48 MSRP PDF: $18 Pages: 330 RPGG: Beyonder If first saw Beyonder at Pax Unplugged 2017, being drawn into to the Flying NightBear Games booth by all the wonderful artwork they had on display and being hooked by the McEntire brothers’ explanation of the game …

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shadows of the Past Review

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Designers: Kevin Wilson Publisher: IDW Games Year: 2016 MSRP: $89.99 Players: 2-5 Play Time: 60-90 Min Ages: 14+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shadows of the Past Editors note: My apologies for the lateness of this review! I swear I thought I had already written this beauty up and it wasn’t until the kids and I broke it out again recently that I realized I …

Dice Throne Season One Review

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Designers: Nate Chatellier, Manny Trembley  Publisher: Roxley Year: 2018 MSRP: $45 Players: 2-6 Play Time: 20-40 Min Ages: 8+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Dice Throne Season One Prelude Dice Throne Season One was a successful Kickstarter in early 2017, finding its retail release in January of 2018. As of this writing, Dice Throne Season Two is currently live on Kickstarter, offering a cadre of new …

Beneath Nexus Review

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Designers: Tom Panico, Chris Visco Publisher: Silverclutch Games Year: 2017 MSRP: $39.99 Players: 3-6 Play Time: 60-90 Min Ages: 8+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Beneath Nexus Prelude Beneath Nexus is an asymmetrical, card-based dungeon crawler that was successfully funded on Kickstarter back in August of 2016. I was first introduced to the game at PAX Unplugged 2017 when I received an email from Silverclutch Games on the last day …