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WBC 2016 Puerto Rico Tournament

100 different people played 49 games of Puerto Rico to determine that Kevin Walsh is the 2016 champion. Congratulations Kevin! 2nd through 6th place are: Ben Scholl, Devin Smith, Aran Warszawski, Nathan Wagner & Jason Levine

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The Prodigals Club

The Prodigals Club Unboxing Unboxing and presenting the components of VladimĂ­r SuchĂ˝’s worker placement game from Czech Games Edition, 2015. This is the sequel to the designer’s Last Will game. The new game has three competitions as players race to … Continue reading

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Agricola Revision of 2016

Agricola Revision Unboxing Uwe Rosenberg’s new version of Agricola. Published by Lookout Games in 2016.

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Haspelknecht Unboxing Components for Thomas Spitzer’s game Haspelknecht from Quined Games in 2015. Third and last game in his coal series

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Pax Pamir

Pax Pamir Unboxing Components for Sierra Madre Games’ Pax Pamir designed by Phil Eklund and Cole Wehrle.

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Mocha & Baksheesh

Mocha & Baksheesh Unboxing Mocha & Baksheesh is an expansion for the game Istanbul designed by Rudiger Dorn and puplished by Pegasus Spiele. This video shows the components and gives an overview of the expansion.

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Artisans of Naqala

Aritsans of Naqala Unboxing Artisans of Naqala is an expansion for Five Tribes released in 2015, designed by Bruno Cathala. The game was published by Days of Wonder.

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Orleans DeLuxe

Orleans DeLuxe Unboxing Orleans DeLuxe was designed by Reiner Stockhausen and published by Tasty Minstrel in 2015. This is a special printing of Orleans in English.

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Nippon Unboxing Nippon was created by Nuno Bizarro Sentieiro & Paulo Soledade and published by What’s Your Game, in 2015 My first video unboxing. I got this game from my friend, Rob Kircher’s, trip to Essen.

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Episode 8 – Tournament Game Master Basics Part 4: Scary Being the GM!

In this episode, I conclude the series covering the basics of running a game tournament. Rob Kircher co-hosts and my son Rich joins us as we review how GMing can go wrong based on our WBC 2015 adventures and misadventures. … Continue reading

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