The general theme and mechanics of Caylus Magna Carta are similar to the Caylus board game. However, there is no board or score track and the tactical nuts. And I’ve downloaded a copy of English standard rules. But they refer to ” Beginner’s rules.” Does anyone have a copy that they could scan and. I supported because “I support the Geek because of all the great friends I’ve made here. I love playing PBF, VoIP and RL games with you!?” – Fred M ( derf_red).

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That, and the fact that playing a three-hour two-player magnaa is just darn tricky. Phoenicia — The other Tom Lehmann game. I visited the Finnish Board Game Championships yesterday.

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The biggest problems the game has are related to the graphic design, not game design, I think. Pretty wild, if you ask me.

I played Battle Line and Xiangqi with my brother. Most of them were pleasantly tight and exciting like Blue Moon City usually is. Not my cup of tea. All along the road that snakes from the foot of the castle, a city is slowly rising up… More info. I have no idea of a suitable theme, though. I thought I won the game twice or so, but he managed to survive and mated my king in the end.


Too long, too fiddly, high resale value. I even upped my rating to ten after some hesitation — the game is really, really good, but only with four players. Royal favors Caylus Magna Carta will now support up to 5 players and will add a few new buildings including prestige buildings which can grant some royal favors. Wabash Cannonball — Game of the year, sorts of. I still like this one a lot, and was happy to find out the five-player game works just about as well as the four-player game.

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Very simple on the surface: The Secret Blueprints of Steam maps intrigue me a lot. Iain Cheyne has been ruless supporter, so I wanted to give this one a shot and it was well worth it.

Hard to teach, too slow for my tastes with newbies, not a huge hit with the club.

Something in this game rubs me the wrong way. This game sounded pretty great, I mean, Zavandor had some serious issues and Phoenicia just seemed to fix them. Just like San Juan, only so much better… Through the Ages — I only had one opportunity to play the game this year and that was a fairly quick two-player game, but it left me cayluss more.

This is just so close to perfection: Ok, so Hannu likes it. Pretty good lists, a lot more games than last cajlus. Caylus tends to drag a bit with four or five players. The cubes tell who gets to play.


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Each player has their own deck of buildings to be built along a common road. Age of Steam — Good old Age of Steam. Dominion is also really easy to teach and once everybody knows it, moves fast. The Making of the President — This one came so late I only played it once. It was certainly one of my bigger crushes on board games so far.

Steel Driver seems like a nice twist on the railroad theme, Steam over Holland is an exceptionally well-produced 18xx title, Le Havre has potential for excellence, but also for way too long sessions. While my mom and Ismo entertained Nooa, we played through the co-op ccarta mode on ccaylus. Arnaud Demaegd Suggested price: I know I do. The not-so-good, the disappointing, the plain bad This section surprised me: Le Truc — This is another traditional card game that has gained local popularity.

All along the road that snakes from the foot of the castle, a city is slowly rising up…. I missed almost all board game club sessions this Fall. King Philip the Fair wants to have a new castle built in Caylus.

Another year of games is soon over.