It's Saturday afternoon when the phone rang in my office. At the receiver, the police chief, who told me that one of the two bank robbers who stole 1.7 million euros on Monday, had been taken. Now it is my responsibility as a leading investigators to interrogate the perpetrator and thus to obtain information about the prey and the second robber.
"The Fugitive" is a two-person game in which the players determine simultaneously in one case each and alternately play the role of the investigator and the offender. Will you be able to ask the right questions and to reproduce the flight course of events?
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Tags: 2 player , deductive , GMEINER-Verlag , card game
In Tuaregs, a game for two players from Andreas Steiger, we look at how the lives of so proceeds in an African desert people. When the two compete Tuareg tribes in an oasis at the best trade routes to gold, commodities and influence. Send the tribes from their Tuaregs (the male Tuareg) to obtain the greatest impact through clever tactics.
The structure of the oasis is always the same, but the contents change. On the table are designed 5 × 5 cards in a frame in a fixed order. The interior is then filled with nine cards randomly drawn from the fields of "resources and influence." The cards have various modes that will bring benefits to the players, if you manage to acquire one of these cards and place them in his play. Read more »
Tags: 2 player , cosmos
The stone-eater's paradise
Easter Island and its giant stone statues, called moai, should be known to everyone. But few know that these statues were used by sorcerers to destroy the other moai in a game of power. Well, as long as they do not sell their moai on my foot, it is all right with me.
So at least it is according to the game "Easter Iceland" from - at least in Germany rather unknown - his publisher Twilight Creations Inc., have been. Easter with Iceland is we basically just an abstract game for 2 players before. "Basically," because this game does indeed abstract, but the presentation will go away one step away.
So go ahead, put your pointed hats on, adhered Saruman your beards in your face and let a few rock piles around the area push, nothing easier than that!
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Kamisado is a colorful and very strategic board game from Peter Burley, which is designed for two players and in its structure a little reminiscent of chess.
When setting up the game especially the pronounced fall colors colorful eye. The game board is divided like a chessboard into 64 squares. However, these are not black and white, but mixed colors in eight colors.
There are still sixteen octagonal towers in the same eight colors as the playing field. One half is marked with a gold and the other half with a black dragon. Fits black and gold colors of the players there are rings that can be placed on the towers in three different sizes.
Each player places his own towers on the "home row", ie the number that is nearest to the player. The colors of the towers must coincide with the colors of each of the field.
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The new edition of Mr.Jack takes us to New York, specifically in the streets of Manhattan. There it is again, out with clever tactics, behind which Jack the Ripper infected person before it can leave the area unseen.
The basic rule is essentially the first edition Mr.Jack we already here have presented. So we will deal only with the changes and differences from the base game here.
In contrast to the London edition of the New York Schedule at the beginning of the game is pretty tidy, since almost no city-elements are specified. This should result in more tactical options for both Mr.Jack and for the inspector. more »
Tags: 2 player , deductive , Hurrican
The 2-player game by Emanuele Ornella takes us to the Caribbean. There lies the small island of Martinique, which is the legend as a popular hideout for pirates and buccaneers. This has the consequence that there is a lot of loot to pick up, including an unknown valuable treasure in this game there are track and recover.
As "captain of a pirate ship," so to control two players competing at the island of Martinique and try to find the exact location of the legendary treasure. On the way they collect plenty of other utensils, which, if a suitable combination is found to be stowed in the storage rooms of their own ship. Read more »
Tags: 2 player , deductive , Huch! & Friends
In this duel for the construction of temples, each player has its own "Spellbook" whose spells have different effects. The temple consists of 9 contiguous fields on a comprehensive total of 44 fields field. This is tight when the goal is to create for the game winning two such temples.
As a tool both players each have their own private deck with different spells available. the day-side is designed for brightness and light. the night side in accordance with dark spells.
Since we've only present an English / Dutch edition of the game, we focus on the terms in the beta version of the German rules that are there to read Borardgamegeek.
Game play consists of 4 phases: waking up, spells, travel, retreat.
In the wake phase, the active player receives a total of 12 hours, so exactly one day, or night, depending on which side is up. These 12 lessons can be used as activity points to make the other train. Who wants magic, magic pays the costs indicated on the map in hours. Who wants to travel, pays distance to the next field, etc. So overall per round can always exactly 12 hours will be used as an expense in further actions. more »