$10.00

1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5  Next »  [123]

User Rating Comment Status
Maciek U
United States
Cromwell
Connecticut
flag msg tools
10
Feb 2010
Owned
Bob Rademaker
United States
The Colony
Texas
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Oct 2009*
A very elegant design with easy to grasp, easy to teach mechanisms. Rich choices of actions on a rapidly evolving world map. No randomness beyond initial setup. Plenty of strategy and tactics packed into a 75 minute play time window. A definite 10 after repeat playings. Bravo!
2012-12-02
Owned
enes kadioglu
Turkey
izmir
bayrakli
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Nov 2009*
Owned
Jan Ostmann
Germany
München (Munich)
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Jul 2013
(3-5) - 90 Min.
2010-05-15
Owned
Flawed Hero
United States
Rochester
New York
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Jan 2010*
Owned
Jason Brice
New Zealand
Christchurch
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmb
10
Oct 2009*
Owned
Martin Jeffreys
New Zealand
Christchurch
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Mar 2015
Owned
Nate Cockerilll
United States
Chicago
Illinois
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmb
10
Aug 2009*
First game wass a 5 player and 4 of which were all new players. We finishedd in 90 minutes. Nice eurogame with conflict. One of my top 5 Gencon 2009 releases.
2009-08-17
Owned
Jeremy Sevcik
United States
Tinley Park
Illinois
flag msg tools
10
Apr 2010
Owned
Lincoln Hely
New Zealand
flag msg tools
10
Aug 2009*
Owned
Andrew Rae
New Zealand
Wellington
flag msg tools
designer
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Oct 2009*
This is a fabulous euro that plays is sixty or seventy minutes. It combines the best of Goa (although not inspired by Goa) with a competitive war element that leaves you second guessing yourself constantly. There is real tension because scores are not obvious, however cooperation and agression both have thier place in this finely balanced game.
2009-10-11
Owned
Seth Wagoner
New Zealand
Christchurch
flag msg tools
10
Oct 2009*
I helped playtest Endeavor, and loved it every time. One major change suggested by Z-Man after they accepted it from Carl&Jarrat moved it from being "great" to "awesome" - they put tokens & glory points in between the cities to be earned only if you got the cities on both sides - adding another layer of interaction and making the military option a lot more effective.

Here are the key things I like about this game:

It's short! Can even take less than an hour if everyone knows what they're doing, but even if they don't it should never take more than 2 hours.

Given how short it is, it handles a *lot* of aspects of its theme in an elegant and abstract sort of way: Expansion, war, shipping, trade, colonization, slavery, culture, finance, politics - who would of thought you could fit all of that into a light/medium weight 60-90 minute game?

It's "luckless" - after the initial random setup of the board chits, which are visible to everyone, there's no luck involved at all, except the choices of your fellow players, which you can influence...

There's no real downtime or analysis paralysis - every turn requires a fair bit of thought, but there's no point in thinking things too far ahead because what the other players do is always going to affect what you can or should do next.

Oh, and now I've finally played on a real board rather than a paper prototype, I can confirm the artwork and component quality are absolutely top notch!
2009-10-08
Owned
Want To Play
Chris Tulach
United States
Washington
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmb
10
May 2011
Owned
Jesse Mansfield
Canada
Victoria
British Columbia
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Dec 2011
Owned
Eric deRuiter
United States
Hoboken
New Jersey
flag msg tools
mbmb
10
Sep 2009*
Owned
CW Karstens
United States
Nevada
Texas
flag msg tools
designer
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Sep 2009*
Owned
Roger Byelick
United States
Huntington Beach
California
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Dec 2010
One of my favorite games. Has many routes to winning. Game has a little of everything: Four progress tracks, colonization, shipping, getting cards, winnning regions and even taking over opponents cities through military.
2012-03-12
Owned
Andy Van Zandt
United States
South Ogden
Utah
flag msg tools
designer
PlayTMG.com
mbmbmbmbmb
10
May 2011
the only random element is the initial setup, which is viewable by all- excellent mix of strategy and tactics, direct and indirect interaction, along with interesting and constant decisions, all in 45 minutes to an hour. This hits all the right buttons for me, and makes me want to play it MORE every time I play it.
2011-05-11
Owned
Ben Stanley
United States
flag msg tools
designer
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Sep 2009*
A nearly flawless game with perfect information, tons of deep, interesting decisions, and very intuitive rules that are easy to teach; it will surprise you how fast it plays; fantastic game.

Only weakness is the time it takes to set up and score, but it still deserves a 10.
2009-09-28
Owned
Marisa Hill
United States
Long Beach
CA
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Sep 2009*
Owned
Ryan
Canada
Vancouver
BC
flag msg tools
10
Oct 2009*
Owned
David and Natalie
New Zealand
Wellington
flag msg tools
mbmb
10
Jan 2010*
Owned
Patrick Scheemaker
Belgium
Oostkamp
flag msg tools
mbmbmb
10
Jan 2011
Owned
William Warren
United States
Rochester
New York
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Feb 2014
Really need to play this a few more times to give this an appropriate comment.
2010-06-02
Owned
Want To Play
Kenneth Chan
United States
Conway
SC
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Nov 2009*
My first and currently only 10 game for me =)
2009-11-22
Owned
Nancy Castillo
United States
Laredo
Texas
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Jun 2010
Owned
Kevin Shillinglaw
Canada
Kitchener
Ontario
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Sep 2014
It is mine!
2014-09-02
Owned
Jan-Gerd Pahlitzsch
Germany
33334 Gütersloh
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Jan 2010*
Owned
Colin Dearborn
Canada
Regina
Saskatchewan
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Nov 2013
May be my favorite all time game. Just wish I could get some more plays in.
2009-11-24
Owned
Want To Play
S Pozun
United States
Phoenixville
Pennsylvania
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Apr 2010
LOVE IT. 3,4,or 5 players always plays great.
Trying to figure out who is winning at any given time really sucks though and is near impossible without pausing the game for 10 mins - so it gets hard to figure out which person you should be shooting at!
2010-12-13
Owned
Bernadett Bérczes
Hungary
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Apr 2010
Owned
Jason Tate
United States
Nicholasville
Kentucky
flag msg tools
10
Oct 2009*
Owned
Bryan Deemer
United States
Pennsylvania
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Jan 2010*
Owned
Matt Morris
New Zealand
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmb
10
Nov 2009*
Owned
Loic Lesuel
France
flag msg tools
10
Nov 2009*
Great game. Plays really smoothly with a lot of tough choices. A bit of PR, a bit of Goa, but melted in a new way. Probably the best game of 2009 !
2009-11-13
Owned
Robert Olesen
Denmark
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Nov 2009*
Owned
Want To Play
tony lee
United States
arlington
Massachusetts
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Jan 2011
Owned
Neil Wehneman
United States
Grove City
Ohio
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
May 2010
Owned
Michael Hattan
United States
Fountain Inn
South Carolina
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Dec 2009*
Owned
Tricia Rowland
United States
Dallas
Texas
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Jan 2012
Owned
Art Gorski
United States
Prescott
Arizona
flag msg tools
designer
Get my Mac software for Traveller at http://naasirka.weebly.com/
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Jan 2013
No auctions, no money, no victory point track, no really bad moves. Complex setup and counting of victory points at the end.

Update: Wow! Plays differently every time. The last game I played (5 player) I had NO cards and only 1 & 2 value buildings half way through the game and thought I was toast. Only resorted to warfare once. Won easily.
2010-11-17
Owned
Peter Scarborough
United States
Louisville
Kentucky
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Aug 2010
Owned
jan ssdfs
Poland
flag msg tools
mbmbmb
10
Dec 2009*
Owned
ANDREAS MILIOPOULOS
Greece
KOROPI
ATTICA
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
May 2012
Simply superior!
2013-04-20
Owned
Tibor Somogyi
Hungary
Győr
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Feb 2014
Owned
jf k
msg tools
10
Jan 2010*
Owned
Nicolas CAMPELLO
France
BELFORT
Unspecified
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Jan 2010*
Owned
Cyril Mondan
France
flag msg tools
mbmbmb
10
Feb 2010
Owned
Piscione Robert
France
Metz
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Feb 2010
Owned
Todd
United States
Ohio
flag msg tools
mbmbmbmbmb
10
Sep 2012
Owned
Want To Play

1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5  Next »  [123]

Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.