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Senshi Review

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Designers: Dan Manfredini Publisher: Arcane Wonders Year: 2018 MSRP: $19.99 Players: 2-4 Play Time: 15 Min Ages: 14+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Senshi Prelude At first glance, Arcane Wonder’s Senshi looks a bit similar to another of their titles, Onitama. Similarities end at the box art as Senshi is quite different, indeed. As warrior-monks players manipulate stacks of tokens that represent Strength, Agility, Wisdom, and …

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EXCEED: Seventh Cross Review

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Designers: D. Brad Talton, Jr. Publisher: Level 99 Games Year: 2018 MSRP: $25 Players: 2 Play Time: 10-30 Min Ages: 10+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: EXCEED: Seventh Cross Prelude Level 99 Games’ EXCEED Fighting System, its successful card-based, arcade-like fighting game, is back for Season 2. This time the cards are from their Seventh Cross universe, a horrific world where The Church fights hideous monsters in an …

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Mountains of Madness Review

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Designers: Rob Daviau Publisher: IELLO Year: 2017 MSRP: $39.99 Players: 3-5 Play Time: 60-90 Min Ages: 12+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Mountains of Madness Prelude “I could not help feeling that they were evil things — mountains of madness whose farther slopes looked out over some accursed ultimate abyss.”  ― H.P. Lovecraft, At the Mountains of Madness The Antarctic mountain awaits, strange, unexpected, and containing cyclopean ruins …

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Kotsanas Museum’s Game of Nines Review

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Designers: Uncredited Publisher: Kotsanas Museum Year: 2018 MSRP: €45.50 Players: 2 Play Time: 20 Min Ages: 6+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Nine Man’s Morris Prelude The Game of Nines, also known by the Greeks as Trias, Enneas, or Triceza, is a classic game containing a simple board and 18 pieces. Also known by the name Nine Man’s Morris or Morabaramba, the Game of Nines has been recreated by the Kotsanas …

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The Legend of Korra Pro-Bending Arena Review

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Designers: Sen-Foong Lim, Jessey Wright Publisher: IDW Games Year: 2018 MSRP: $49.99 Players: 2 Play Time: 30-45 Min Ages: 12+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: The Legend of Korra: Pro-Bending Arena Prelude Nickelodeon’s Avatar: The Legend of Korra is a hugely popular animated series that follows up the even more popular Avatar: The Last Airbender. Both series are set in a world were certain people born to one …

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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 …