2019 Holiday Gift Guide: Board Games

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Board Games make great gifts for the holidays, whether it’s for someone new to the hobby or a veteran gamer. It’s not always easy to gift them, though! There’s only so much mass-market stores carry, and you don’t want to be the person who purchases someone their 45th copy of Monopoly of Scrabble. Here are some ideas to help you …

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Wingspan Review

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Full Wingspan Review Wingspan. There’s been a lot of hype behind Stonemaier’s latest game, and also a bit of controversy. It’s beautifully illustrated, yet unassuming box doesn’t give much away other than the fact that the game is about birds. It’s a theme we don’t often see in board games and one that might not seem very interesting to many …

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Between Two Castles Of Mad King Ludwig Review

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Between Two Castles of Mad King Ludwig is published by Stonemaier Games as part of a collaboration with Bezier Games that combines Bezier’s Castles of Mad King Ludwig with Stonemaier’s Between Two Cities. It’s a game where every player sits around the table, drafting tiles, and attempting to build the best castle they can with both the person to the left …

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My Little Scythe Review

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When one of the hottest board games gets a more child-friendly fan remake using a popular kids’ show for a theme, something wonderful has the possibility of being born. Enter My Little Scythe. Originally a print-and-play My Little Pony themed “demake” of Scythe by father-daughter team Hoby and Vienna Chou, the game was officially picked up by Scythe publisher, Stonemaier games. …

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Charterstone Review

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Designers: Jamey Stegmaier Publisher: Stonemaier Games Year: 2017 MSRP: $70 Players: 1-6 Play Time: 60 Min Ages: 10+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Charterstone Prelude “The prosperous Kingdom of Greengully, ruled for centuries by the Forever King, has issued a decree to its citizens to colonize the vast lands beyond its borders. In an effort to start a new village, the Forever King has selected 6 citizens …