Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Game Arrivals: Week of Oct. 31st - Nov. 5th


Here is this week's exciting game arrivals:



   New Game Arrival!
Dream Home
Asmodee
Dream Home is a family game aimed at ages 7+ that plays in 20 to 40 minutes. 

Here is your chance to design the house you have always wanted.   Players will design their own custom home from scratch. Your creative vision will drive every decision, from the type of roof to the style of interior decor. It will take all 12 round to fill these 3 story masterpieces. Not only do you get to select the extravagant rooms, but also helpers, luxurious items, and tools with unique abilities.  At the end of the game, the nicest home on the block will be the envy of the neighborhood.

Dream Home


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    New Game Arrival!
Tiny Epic: Western
Gamelyn Games
Tiny Epic is a series of small box board games that pack a big punch. They will feature easy ease of entry and high strategy. All playing in 30-45 minutes.

In Tiny Epic: Western you are the boss! Round up your posse, range the town, and even play poker in this rootin' - tootin' race to buy buildings and establish yourself as the meanest boss in the Wild West.





Tiny Epic: Western is a combination of poker and worker-placement game played over six rounds.
Tiny Epic: Western


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New Deluxe Edition Arrival!
Unspeakable Words
Deluxe Edition
Playroom Entertainment

Unspeakable Words is a devious word game based on the literary works of H.P. Lovecraft. Players will use their hand of cards to form words scoring points based on the number of angles in the letters (an S is worth 0 points while an E is worth 5 points). A word may only be used once during the entire game. After scoring your you must test your sanity by rolling a 20-sided die.  Succeed and be safe by rolling equal to or greater than the value of the scoring word. However, if you fail the sanity check you lose one of your Cthulhu pawns moving you one step towards insanity. Be the 1st player to reach 100 points without going insane to win the game.





Unspeakable Words
Deluxe Edition
The deluxe edition features artwork by 
John Kovalic (Munchkin) and a custom glow-in-the-dark 20-sided die, 40 multi-colored Cthulhu pawns (10 of which are glow-in-the-dark), and a custom bag.















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  New On The Shelf!
Artifacts, Inc.
Red Raven Games
In Artifacts, Inc., 2-4 players compete to grow the most famous archeology company. Players roll dice, which represent their troop of adventurers, and place them on cards in order to find artifacts, sell them to museums, and purchase new cards representing their company assets. Players can choose to focus on making lots of money by selling artifacts, having museum majorities, creating the best combination of expeditions and buildings, or searching below the waves for lost cities and hidden treasures. The first player to reach 20 reputation triggers the end of the game, and the player with the most total reputation wins!

Artifacts, Inc. is another game designed and illustrated by Ryan Laukat (Above and Below, City of Iron, and Islebound).





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Come and visit us at 30 NW 2nd Street in Historic Downtown Gresham. We have a full range of family games, strategy games, Euro-style games, war games, card games, dice games and more. Also for the puzzle enthusiasts we carry quality puzzles from Ravensburger, White Mountain, and Cobble Hill.

We proudly serve Gresham and the greater Portland and Vancouver.
We proudly serve Gresham and the greater Portland and Vancouver area.

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