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Dune
Dune

*The Default edition may be any edition of this game. Designers, publishers and game box may vary. Designer(s) Peter Olotka, Jack Kittredge, Bill Eberle Publisher(s) Avalon Hill Players 2-6, Best With 6 Play Time Long - 2-3 Hours Suggested Age 12+ Set thousands of years in the future, Dune the boardgame is based on the Frank Herbert novels about an arid planet at the heart of the human space empire's political machinations.

7 Wonders Duel
7 Wonders Duel

Create the greatest civilization the Ancient World has ever known! In 7 Wonders, you lead an ancient civilization as it rises from its barbaric roots to become a world power. Build an architectural wonder that will fascinate for eons to come, and rule the most powerful civilization on Earth! 7 Wonders: Duel is a fast-paced, two-player edition of Antoine Bauza's award-winning civilization-building game.

Battle for Rokugan
Battle for Rokugan

Conquer the realm and bring honor to your clan in Battle for Rokugan! This turn-based strategy game of conquest and mayhem puts players in the role of Rokugan daimyo struggling for control over the rich land of the Emerald Empire. Leaders must balance their resources, plan their attacks, and outwit their enemies to ensure their clan's victory. The land is there for the taking. The most honorable daimyō will win the day!

Architects of the West Kingdom
Architects of the West Kingdom

Architects of the West Kingdom is set at the end of the Carolingian Empire, circa 850 AD. As royal architects, players compete to impress their King and maintain their noble status by constructing various landmarks throughout his newly appointed domain. Players will need to collect raw materials, hire apprentices and keep a watchful eye on their workforce. These are treacherous times. Rival architects will stop at nothing to slow your progress. Will you remain virtuous, or be found in the company of thieves and black marketeers? The aim of Architects of the West Kingdom is to be the player with the most Victory Points (VP) at the game's end. Points are gained by constructing various Buildings and advancing work on the Archbishop's Cathedral. Throughout the game, players will need to make a lot of moral decisions. However, only at the game's end will their virtue be judged. A few underhanded deals here and there might not seem like much, but fall too far and you will be punished. The game ends once a set number of constructions have been completed.

Just One
Just One

Just One is a cooperative party game in which you play together to discover as many mystery words as possible. Find the best clue to help your teammate. Be unique, as all identical clues will be cancelled!

Orléans
Orléans

Grow your economic reach and gather followers in this bag-building game. A game for 2 to 4 players. In medieval Orleans, you will gather followers, establish trade stations, and collect goods and money to gain supremacy. This is a bag building game with many paths to victory and huge replay ability.

War of the Ring (Second Edition)
War of the Ring (Second Edition)

The War of the Ring has begun! The War of the Ring is a grand strategy board game that allows its players to immerse themselves in the world of J.R.R Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings and experience its epic action, dramatic conflict, and memorable characters. As the Free Peoples player you command the proud hosts of the most important kingdoms of the Third Age. From the horse-lords of Rohan to the soldiers of Gondor and the Elven lords of Rivendell, you lead the defense of the last free realms of Middle-earth. Face the evil minions of Sauron on the field of battle in a desperate attempt to delay their onslaught, while you lead the Fellowship of the Ring in the Quest for Mount Doom. As the Shadow player you lead the hordes of the Dark Lord and his most powerful minions as they try to bring darkness to Middle-earth. Legions of Orcs, Trolls, Wolfriders, and the dreadful Ringwraiths await your command. Hunt the Ring-bearer and bring the precious Ring to his Master, or crush your enemies with your unstoppable armies. This is your chance to forge the destiny of an age!

Wingspan
Wingspan

Wingspan is a competitive, medium-weight, card-driven, engine-building board game from Stonemaier Games. You are bird enthusiasts—researchers, bird watchers, ornithologists, and collectors—seeking to discover and attract the best birds to your aviary. Each bird extends a chain of powerful combinations in one of your habitats (actions). These habitats focus on several key aspects of growth: Gain food tokens via custom dice in a birdfeeder dice tower Lay eggs using egg miniatures in a variety of colors Draw from hundreds of unique bird cards and play them The winner is the player with the most points after 4 rounds. If you enjoy Terraforming Mars and Gizmos, we think this game will take flight at your table. The official announcement and pre-orders will be available on January 2, 2019.

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/r/boardgames Daily Discussion and Game Recommendations (March 24, 2019)

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Mission Red Planet is not quite fully plain-text. There are secret mission cards that say "Have an astronaut in each of the red zones" alongside a picture of the game board that highlights certain zones in red.

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/r/boardgames Daily Discussion and Game Recommendations (March 24, 2019)

63 minutes ago

Santorini might suit, especially as it has a simpler mode for the young kid and a more complex mode for the adults.

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I'm looking for a co-op board game that falls in between an Epic Campaign and a fun party game.

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The spectrum is wide, so it's hard to pinpoint exactly what you're looking for, but I guess a dexterity-oriented co-op game could do the trick. Look into Flipships or Dungeon Fighter.

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How do I get into Wargames? Tips? Advice?

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Heroes of Normandie is a great middle ground between a war game and boardgame.

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Kickstarter Roundup: Mar 24, 2019 | 35 Ending Soon (including: Throw Throw Burrito) & 40 New This Week (including: Truth or Drink: The Card Game)

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Everyone take a look at High Rise. I know it looks still in prototype stages but the designer Gil puts a lot of thought into his games.

Gil is an awesome designer and person. He does the podcast Ludology which discusses game design and is amazing.

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If you like Stratego, check out Lord of the Rings: The Confrontation.

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/r/boardgames Daily Discussion and Game Recommendations (March 24, 2019)

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I am looking for a game that can be played with a larger group but is not a party game. It should play well with 4-6 players. My group does enjoy social deduction games like Secret Hitler and Resistance: Avalon. Another game that has worked well with this group is Colt Express.

I have been looking at Mission Red Planet. One more thing I should share is that I am blind, and for the mission/discovery/action cards in Mission Red Planet, I'm planning to use an OCR app on my phone so I can hopefully listen to what the card text says. If anyone has the game, I'd appreciate if they can tell me if the card text is fully plain-text, or are there icons within the text that denote victory points or other things in the game.

Also, feel free to suggest any other alternative games.

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/r/boardgames Daily Discussion and Game Recommendations (March 24, 2019)

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I am looking for a game that can be played with a larger group but is not a party game. It should play well with 4-6 players. My group does enjoy social deduction games like Secret Hitler and Resistance: Avalon. Another game that has worked well with this group is Colt Express.

I have been looking at Mission Red Planet. One more thing I should share is that I am blind, and for the mission/discovery/action cards in Mission Red Planet, I'm planning to use an OCR app on my phone so I can hopefully listen to what the card text says. If anyone has the game, I'd appreciate if they can tell me if the card text is fully plain-text, or are there icons within the text that denote victory points or other things in the game.

Also, feel free to suggest any other alternative games.

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A word game for science geeks and savvy gamers! Teams use deduction, wit and real science to identify Science Terms from Clues given!

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