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Two Player Highlight: 7 Wonders Duel

February seemed like a good time to do a string of posts highlighting different two player games! Being stuck inside during a pandemic has expanded the search for games that have less players. And, since this month is supposed to be romantic, what better way to celebrate than building a stronger civilization and dominating your significant other? The third game in this short series will be 7 Wonders Duel! This brings the classic game of 7 Wonders down to a two player game. In this, you and your opponent will build different civilizations striving to be the best. It's really fun to watch how the civilization grows and expands as you walk through the three different ages. But sometimes, science or military can take over and completely destroy the other civilization early. This game is a fun drafting game with interesting decision from limited options. Continue Reading →

Game, Written Reviews

Two Player Highlight: Exceed

February seemed like a good time to do a string of posts highlighting different two player games! Being stuck inside during a pandemic has expanded the search for games that have less players. And, since this month is supposed to be romantic, what better way to celebrate than pitting yourself in an intense battle against your significant other? The first game in this short series will be Exceed! This game has many variations of possible fighters to bring to the arena but for this post, I'm going to focus on the Shovel Knight branch of the game. But even with only this branch, there are so many options with 11 different deck options (we will explore all the deck options later). Continue Reading →