Abstract games

Catchup

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Published on November 10th, 2014

Abstract strategy games, by definition, focus on gameplay to the exclusion of all else, and that gameplay tends to be »

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Abstract games

Ligato

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Published on July 3rd, 2014

30 years ago at the height of the Cold War, a strategy game called Ligato was invented in GDR – »

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Abstract games

UHR-Warlords

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Published on May 9th, 2014

Back in February, we published a preview of Uhr-Warlords, a new abstract strategy title set in the world of Uhr »

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Rotex

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Published on April 17th, 2014

Rotex is the latest abstract strategy title from the creator of the numerical Scrabble-alike Five-O. With an ever-changing board and »

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Khet 2x

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Published on March 1st, 2014

Despite it’s ancient Egyptian theming, Khet is a relative newcomer to the abstract strategy world, having been created in 2005. »

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Abalone

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Published on February 13th, 2014

Originally designed in 1987, Abalone is something of a modern classic of abstract strategy. Will you be a push-over for »

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Published on November 20th, 2013

“Oware: Earth’s Oldest Living Board Game” is a re-imagining of what is indeed the oldest board game in the world. »

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Abstract games

Las Vegas!

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Published on October 7th, 2013

Spiel Des Jahres titles tend to have a few traits in common. They tend to be family-oriented games with simple »

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Pirate Ring

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Published on September 30th, 2013

Pirate Ring is something of an odd title. It’s a purely abstract game, but has a pirate theme pasted on. »

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Abstract games

Twisted Go

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Published on April 1st, 2013

A game that is as frustrating as it is intriguing, Twisted Go introduces a new dimension to the traditional connect-five variation of Go. For anyone that hasn’t already guessed »

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