Thursday, May 18, 2017

Game Arrivals: May 15th - 19th




Here's a snap shot of this week's game restocks:




Biotix
Smirk & Dagger

Biotix is a compac press-your-luck game for 2 - 5 players.

To gain scientific super stardom you must row a culture of highly volatile microbes, while sabotaging the work of others, by pushing their populations to bio-react and explode in all sorts of fun ways.






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Colt Express
Marshal & Prisoners
Asmodee
Colt Express
Horses & Stagecoach
Asmodee
Colt Express expansions:
Marshal & Prisoners - adds a prison car to your train.  Freed prisoners can earn you more money.  The new marshal on the scene comes with a ton of bullets, some specific items, and secret objectives.  Also new to the scene is Mei, a new character with marital arts abilities.

Horses & Stagecoach - Horses allow you to move around the train or over to the Stagecoach to nab one of the Hostage characters. Hostages can earn you a tasty ransom, but while you're holding onto them, you'll need to cope with their escape attempts.





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Beyond Baker Street
Z-Man Games

Beyond Baker Street is a cooperative card game of deduction.  Players are cast as Scotland Yard detectives trying to beat the iconic Sherlock Holmes to the punch in solving the latest murder investigation.









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Elevenses
Grail Games
Elevenses is a 2 - 4 player card game for 1920's respectable socialites who want to serve the finest morning tea.  To do this, you'll play cards to your play area creating a spread of sandwiches, biscuits, cakes, and tea.  Each card has a point value as well a special action which must be carried out when it is played. The lower the point value of a card, the better its power is. The powers lead to surprising interactions between the players.  When eleven o'clock strikes the player with the best spread wins.



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Above And Below
Red Raven Games
Above and Below blends town building and storytelling.   You will build your village above ground and explore the cavern below.  You'll need to manage your villagers, each with a unique identity.  A book of encounters gets you into the storytelling aspect of the game.

Above And Below

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7 Wonders Duel
Asmodee

Wonders Duel is a 2-player stand-alone game.  It uses some of the same mechanics as the popular 7 Wonders game.

Duel offers a new system of card drafting,3 victory conditions, scientific progress, and original military system and 12 Wonders.







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Dice Trays
Made Locally



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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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