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Forum: Pen and paper games 19th June 2014, 12:08 PM
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Galaxy Trucker is one game I thought I would...

Galaxy Trucker is one game I thought I would love, but sold it. Like you, just couldnt get into it. A friend is fond of telling people its "half a game", and I agree with that. Making space ships...
Forum: Pen and paper games 11th June 2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 187
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Posted By Bort
I've been getting a few games of Battlestar...

I've been getting a few games of Battlestar Galactica in on Sundays, at the Go Lounge, with 5 or 6 people, which makes it a good game. Lots of finger pointing and accusations - its awesome.

Then...
Forum: Pen and paper games 28th May 2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 186
Posted By Bort
Loved Saboteur, really tough for the saboteurs...

Loved Saboteur, really tough for the saboteurs tho (or maybe I just played badly....)

My favourite cheap games: Love Letter, Sushi Go, No Thanks

And recently, Dungeon Raiders, which might just...
Forum: Pen and paper games 18th May 2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 187
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Posted By Bort
Every game should have a copy of "No, Thanks". I...

Every game should have a copy of "No, Thanks". I think I said once that Sushi Go was the perfect filler - I lied, its "No, Thanks".

It costs $15 or so, plays in about 15-20 mins, takes about 30...
Forum: Pen and paper games 7th May 2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
Recently received Splendor, and Arctic...

Recently received Splendor, and Arctic Scavengers.

Splendor is a short game about buying gem cards. Each turn you can either collect gems, or buy a gem card. Each card can be worth points, and...
Forum: Pen and paper games 4th May 2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
3rd game of Terra Mystica today, and finally got...

3rd game of Terra Mystica today, and finally got the win! It can be a harsh game, absolutely no luck (no dice, no random cards or any of that). Its just a race to terraform the land into your...
Forum: Pen and paper games 3rd May 2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
Only $12? Not bad. Stopped off a Big W...

Only $12? Not bad.

Stopped off a Big W today to have a look at one, website says they have stock, but none of the shelf. They said "maybe its still on a pallet, try later in the week".

sigh.
Forum: Pen and paper games 3rd May 2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
Good deal! I've been getting into the deck...

Good deal!

I've been getting into the deck builders lately - playing a bit of Eminent Domain, Legendary, and tonight had a game of Core Worlds.
Forum: Pen and paper games 1st May 2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 615
Posted By Bort
But aren't they charging $2 on anything less than...

But aren't they charging $2 on anything less than $50 now?

Nothing really on the wish list with them, I actually sold a few games recently. Not terrible games, just games I didn't think I'd play...
Forum: Pen and paper games 1st May 2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
I've only played it once, but thought it was more...

I've only played it once, but thought it was more interesting and thematic than Dominion
Forum: Pen and paper games 14th April 2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 187
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Posted By Bort
Hey, Aramar! Good to meet you yesterday! ...

Hey, Aramar! Good to meet you yesterday!

Its a great game
Forum: Pen and paper games 14th April 2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
Quantum is really good - just amazing. Played 2...

Quantum is really good - just amazing. Played 2 games today. Every time I play some new combination comes up I hadnt thought of.

So easy to learn, but great depth.
Forum: Pen and paper games 9th April 2014, 11:44 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
A cool tool I found is this one Australian...

A cool tool I found is this one

Australian Board Game Price Checker | georgina.org (http://georgina.org/boardgames/)

Lets you enter a title, then do a search across the main Australian stores,...
Forum: Pen and paper games 9th April 2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
Gah, didn't read properly - you meant the...

Gah, didn't read properly - you meant the expansion, sorry. I just bought it a couple of days ago from ozgameshop, but it's showing as out of stock now, not sure if I grabbed a copy even, no...
Forum: Pen and paper games 9th April 2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By Bort
Couple of pics from Tabletop day ...

Couple of pics from Tabletop day

http://i.imgur.com/eGJnLYm.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/AxRsv9a.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/rQsh10o.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/fojTJ1d.jpg
Forum: Pen and paper games 8th April 2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
Looks like Milsims have a copy, also Games Empire

Looks like Milsims have a copy, also Games Empire
Forum: Pen and paper games 7th April 2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 163
Posted By Bort
Gaming on Good Friday

Critical Mass at Chermside (Brisbane) is doing all day gaming on Good Friday (18th April). We usually get a good turnout, and its very welcoming for anyone who maybe hasnt played a lot of board...
Forum: Pen and paper games 7th April 2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
Played a couple of games of Eminent Domain over...

Played a couple of games of Eminent Domain over the weekend - really easy to learn, but bit of depth to it. Its a space based deck builder, similar in some ways to Race for the Galaxy, but much...
Forum: Pen and paper games 7th April 2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By Bort
Took a couple of snaps, I'll post them (on the...

Took a couple of snaps, I'll post them (on the camera at home...).

The day went off well, probably had 25-30 people there, quite a few tables full.

I played:

Concept - new game, only had it...
Forum: Pen and paper games 29th March 2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
I havent played it yet, but picked up a game...

I havent played it yet, but picked up a game thats been on my radar for a while now. The game is Dungeon Petz, by the acclaimed Vlaada ChvŠtil (Space Alert, Galaxy Trucker).

Its all about sending...
Forum: Pen and paper games 24th March 2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By Bort
Yup, there was a couch there for more relaxed...

Yup, there was a couch there for more relaxed gaming, but mostly tables/chairs

The original fb link seems to be gone, heres a proper one

https://www.facebook.com/www.golounge.com.au

Mon-Fri...
Forum: Pen and paper games 24th March 2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
Had a couple of games of Rampage (new game from...

Had a couple of games of Rampage (new game from the designer of 7 Wonders/Ghost Stories). This is pretty different to those, its a dexterity game. Based on the old Rampage arcade game, you each...
Forum: Pen and paper games 24th March 2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By Bort
Finally got out to the Go Lounge for some gaming...

Finally got out to the Go Lounge for some gaming - spent yesterday afternoon there, cost me $10 for the whole day (and that included a free drink!).

Its a great place, its cosy, but the tables are...
Forum: Pen and paper games 18th March 2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
I'm finding myself thinking more and more about...

I'm finding myself thinking more and more about Terra Mystica....

Didnt realised how highly ranked it was on bgg (#6), pretty impressive.

If anyone wants to try it online, there is an online...
Forum: Pen and paper games 18th March 2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,210
Posted By Bort
bookdepository is a good place for FF games too -...

bookdepository is a good place for FF games too - they often discount, and free shipping (which is less of an incentive if you have an actual shop you can go to).
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