Category Archive: Play Report

Sep 15

Play Report for Strife: Legacy of the Eternals

Hello everyone…Obviously I have been working hard to prepare Strife for the upcoming Kickstarter Oct 1st, but interestingly enough, this has not translated to playing a great deal as of late.  Last night, I finally had the chance to play the standard game for the first time since Gen Con with my friend and lead …

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Jul 09

Die Macher: First Impressions/ IGS Play Report

Die Macher, by Karl-Heinz Schmiel, is game in which 3-5 players each struggle to bring a 1980’s German political party to national dominance through a series of local elections, party growth, media manipulation, shaping public opinion, financial management, and other standard political machinations.  If that theme doesn’t set your world on fire than nothing will!  …

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Sep 21

Dominant Species IGS Play Report/First Impression

The most recent IGS session in which I participated involved the evolutionary struggle known as Dominant Species, by Chad Jensen.  During the game, 2-6 players take on the role of different animal types battling for supremacy in a primordial Earth heading into a new ice age.  The animals that can be played are:  Mammals, Reptiles, …

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Jun 25

Quickie Play report for Ascension: Chronicle of the Godslayer

The family and I banged out a four player game tonight!  We taught the kids the rules and finished the game in about two hours.  Not too shabby.   We went a little easy on them given that it was their first game, but they made all of their own decisions and both played very well …

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