Recommended Game — STOP THIEF!

-A.J.

Title: STOP THIEF!

Game Type:  Deduction/reasoning.

Number of Players:  2-4

Complexity of Rules:  Low

Time to Play:  30 minutes. Usually less

The Concept:  [From the inside of the box:]

ELECTRONIC COPS AND ROBBERS. Featuring the ELECTRONIC CRIME SCANNER.

A crime is being committed…but where?

In the jewelry store? The bank? Where will the thief […]

Recommended Game — 7 Wonders Duel

-A.J.

Title: Seven Wonders Duel

Game Type:  Card Drafting/ Civilization Building

Number of Players:  2

Complexity of Rules:  Medium-Low. Easy to learn if you’ve already familiar with 7 Wonders.

Time to Play:  30 minutes according to the box. I think we’ve been running vaguely longer.

The Concept:  Players take turns drafting cards from the available (topmost) cards […]

Recommended Game: Bang!

by A.J. Coltrane

Title: Bang! (We own Bang! The Bullet, which includes the expansions.)

Game Type:  Shoot ’em up card game.

Number of Players:  4-8. Better with more.

Complexity of Rules:  Low. It’s a party game rather than a “deep” game.

Time to Play:  The box says 20-40 minutes. With our group it’s usually 30 minutes […]

Recommended Game — Card Hunter

by A.J. Coltrane

Recommended Game — Card Hunter

It’s a lot of things. It’s a free-to-play browser based game. It’s a CCG (collectible card game) like Magic the Gathering, only it’s also a tactical turn-based high fantasy game with an old-school D&D flair to it.

Confused yet?

You control a party of three characters. The […]