Category Game Reviews

Game Glimpse #8: Crokinole

8Crokinole is an action board game similar in various ways to pitchnut, carrom, marbles, and shove ha’penny, with elements of shuffleboard and curling reduced to table-top size. Players take turns shooting discs across the circular playing surface, trying to have their discs land in the higher-scoring regions of the board, while also attempting to knock away opposing discs.

LINKS: Crokinole

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Game Glimpse #7: Innovation

8This new game by Carl Chudyk is a journey through innovations from the stone age through modern times. Each player builds a civilization based on various technologies, ideas, and cultural advancements, all represented by cards. Each of these cards has a unique power which will allow further advancement, point scoring, or even attacking other civilizations. Be careful though, as other civilizations may be able to benefit from your ideas as well!

To win, you must score achievements, which you can attain by amassing points or by meeting certain criteria with the innovations you have built. Plan your civilization well, and outmaneuver your opponents, and with some luck you will achieve victory!

LINKS: Innovation | Asmadi Games

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Game Glimpse #6: Craits

8Craits (sometimes spelled Crates or Creights) is a card game played by anywhere between two and five players. It was invented in the 1970s in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and is derived from Crazy Eights; in fact, the name Craits is derived from Crazy Eights itself. Craits is similar to the marketed game Uno, which has its own specialized deck, and many cards assume the functions of Uno’s specialized cards.

LINKS: Craits Rules | Pagat

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Game Glimpse #5: Magical Athlete

Magical AthleteIt is the annual athletic festival in a fantasy world. The most popular event in this festival is the team foot race, with fantasy and mythological creatures participating in this race, such as the Siren, Witch, Centaur and many others. Who will win this year’s festival?

In Magical Athlete, first you draft a team of runners. Then you race them. Each creature can only run in one race. Each creature also has a unique power – so no two races are the same! The player with the most points after all the races are done wins.

LINKS: Magical Athlete |

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Game Glimpse #4: Dice Town

Dice TownWelcome to Dice Town, the city of luck and prosperity! Here, we admire the Brave and Love Winners; especially those willing to bet their future on a dice roll! Opportunities are everywhere in our proud town: you find gold nuggets knee deep in the mine, the bank has too many dollars and the mayor is a quick dealer when it comes to handing out Property Claims. Well Partner, if you haven’t got weights on your feet and aren’t afraid of taking a little lead in your body, this is your chance to stake your claim or leave the table!!!

LINKS: Dice Town |

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