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1. Board Game: Alien Frontiers [Average Rating:7.45 Overall Rank:184]
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Here is the review: https://tbgd.blog/2018/06/06/alien-frontiers/
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2. Board Game: Clans of Caledonia [Average Rating:8.06 Overall Rank:43]
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Here is the review: https://tbgd.blog/2018/06/09/clans-of-caledonia/
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3. Board Game: New Angeles [Average Rating:7.26 Overall Rank:886]
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Here is the review: https://tbgd.blog/2018/06/13/new-angeles/
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4. Board Game: Caverna: The Cave Farmers [Average Rating:8.07 Overall Rank:23]
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Here is the review: https://tbgd.blog/2018/06/19/caverna/
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5. Board Game: Feudum [Average Rating:7.68 Overall Rank:730]
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Here is the review: https://tbgd.blog/2018/06/27/feudum/
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6. Board Game: Azul [Average Rating:7.93 Overall Rank:37] [Average Rating:7.93 Unranked]
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Here is the review: https://tbgd.blog/2018/07/05/azul/
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7. Board Game: The Island of El Dorado [Average Rating:7.20 Overall Rank:2493]
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Here is the Unboxing: https://tbgd.blog/2018/07/04/the-island-of-el-dorado-unboxin...
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8. Board Game: Montana [Average Rating:6.80 Overall Rank:2003]
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Here is the review: https://tbgd.blog/2018/07/11/montana/
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9. Board Game: Meeple Circus [Average Rating:7.19 Overall Rank:772]
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Here is the review: https://tbgd.blog/2018/07/18/meeple-circus/
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10. Board Game: Scythe [Average Rating:8.29 Overall Rank:8] [Average Rating:8.29 Unranked]
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Here is the review: https://tbgd.blog/2018/07/23/scythe/
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11. Board Game: The Godfather: Corleone's Empire [Average Rating:7.63 Overall Rank:310]
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Here is the Unboxing: https://tbgd.blog/2018/07/30/the-godfather-corleones-empire-...
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12. Board Game: The Chameleon [Average Rating:6.77 Overall Rank:2002]
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Here is the review: https://tbgd.blog/2018/08/01/the-chameleon/
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13. Board Game: Root [Average Rating:8.09 Overall Rank:54]
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Here is the unboxing: https://tbgd.blog/2018/08/06/root-unboxing/
 
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14. Board Game: Colosseum [Average Rating:7.22 Overall Rank:382]
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15. Board Game: Root [Average Rating:8.09 Overall Rank:54]
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16. Board Game: Deep Sea Adventure [Average Rating:7.08 Overall Rank:555]
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Here is the review: https://tbgd.blog/2018/08/24/deep-sea-adventure/
 
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17. Board Game: Raiders of the North Sea [Average Rating:7.82 Overall Rank:86] [Average Rating:7.82 Unranked]
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18. Board Game: Western Legends [Average Rating:7.76 Overall Rank:361]
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19. Board Game: Blueprints [Average Rating:6.88 Overall Rank:791]
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20. Board Game: The 7th Continent [Average Rating:8.42 Overall Rank:18]
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Here is the review (no spoilers): https://tbgd.blog/2018/10/05/7th-continent/
 
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21. Board Game: The Manhattan Project: Energy Empire [Average Rating:7.82 Overall Rank:208]
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22. Board Game: Black Hole Council [Average Rating:6.76 Overall Rank:9004]
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23. Board Game: Container: 10th Anniversary Jumbo Edition! [Average Rating:7.81 Overall Rank:907]
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Here is the review: https://tbgd.blog/2018/12/06/container-jumbo-edition/
 
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24. Board Game: Now Boarding [Average Rating:7.13 Overall Rank:2402]
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25. Board Game: Tokyo Highway (four-player edition) [Average Rating:7.13 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.13 Unranked]
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