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Bilder: Review

Bilder: ReviewMechanics: Party, Pattern Building, Charades
Player Age: 8+  Player Count: 2 - 12 Players Time to Play: 15 - 60 Minutes 
Publisher: MonkeyShine Games Year Published: 2018 BGG Weight: 2 Disclaimer: A review copy for the game was provided by the publisher.
BGG Objective: The aim of the game is simple; create masterpieces from an assortment of wooden blocks (bilding pieces) to have players guess your words. Think charades but with wooden pieces. Players will use ‘how’ and ‘what’ cards which contain a letter and one victory point each. These letters are to be collected to form the word ‘Bilder’ and once this is done the player with the most points is the winner.
Card Anatomy: What Cards: Each what card has two word options that the player is able to choose from, this will be the word you are trying to convey through your two minute build. These cards are won by the guessing player.

How Cards: These are the cards that spark life into the clue giving. They add a rule or condition to h…

Battle for Sularia: Review

Battle for Sularia: ReviewInformation:Mechanics: Head to Head, Take That, Pre-Constructed Deck Builder
Player Age: 13+  Player Count: 2 Players Time to Play:30 Minutes 
Game Designer: Jesse Bergman, John Kimmel
Game Artist:  Various Publisher: Punch-It Entertainment LLC Year Published: 2016 BGG Weight: 3.25
Disclaimer: A review copy for the game was provided by the publisher. Objective: The aim of the game is to destroy your opponents sites and reduce there health from 25 to 0. This is achieved through tactics, conditions, combatants and careful planning.
Card Anatomy: Sites: These sites will cost influence to establish, and will generate sularium each turn (this solarium will be used to create combatants). Each site will also have an attack on the bottom left and health on the bottom right. Sometimes, there will also be abilities in the centre of the card.

Combatants: Combatants are designed in the same manner as sites, except that the cost on the top left is in sularium. The top right is s…