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Alexander moves with army back and forth across Asia Minor, conquering the land as he passes. To bring peace to these newly conquered lands and to reward his generals, he gives them control of the new lands. The generals establish administration over…

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Rating: 4.67/5 (3 votes)

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  • Battles of Napoleon

    Rating: 4.67/5 (3 votes)

    For twenty years, from 1796 until the final defeat at Waterloo in 1815, Napoleon Bonaparte and his generals fought on the battlefields of all Europe. Battles of Napoleon is a gaming system that allows two players to recreate…

    Cats:
    [Strategy]
    [War]
  • Age of Discovery

    Rating: 4.67/5 (3 votes)

    During the 15th and 16th centuries, the great royal houses of Europe sent explorers and conquerors all over the world, hoping to discover and secure new areas of influence and sources of wealth. Without the right naval vessels, these voyages would…

    Cats:
    [Family]
    [Travel]
  • Empire Builder

    Rating: 4.50/5 (2 votes)

    Epic Railroad Building in North America! View the new Empire Builder® Pronto (Computer Game) below this product page! Discover a modern North American classic. Celebrate one of our most vital and enduring passions: railroads. Use your…

    Cats:
    [Strategy]
  • #5 Emira

    Emira

    Rating: 4.50/5 (2 votes)

    Winner of the 1st place prize at the 16th Game Authors Competition of the Hippodice Spieleclub e.V.! As a wealthy desert sheikh, you have many needs, such as a wise advisor, a talented cook, or maybe a well-organized housekeeper? Or,…

    Cats:
    [Strategy]
  • Australia

    Rating: 4.33/5 (3 votes)

    Australia – the fifth and smallest continent - at the beginning of the 1920s. The economic crisis is yet to come – Australia is booming. Industrial modernisation and development are pursued with vigour to help the economy “down under” progress.…

    Cats:
    [Family]
    [Strategy]
  • #7 Attika

    Attika

    Rating: 4.33/5 (3 votes)

    Each player oversees the building of his city-state. Temple, theater and oracle, a harbor with ships, vineyard with vintner, and many more must find space on the islands. Players must move fast to get the best land for themselves while blocking their…

    Cats:
    [Strategy]
  • Aqua Romana

    Rating: 4.33/5 (3 votes)

    It is Rome and they do not have enough drinking water. Master builders oversee their workers as they build the necessary aquaducts to bring the people the water they need. The winner will be they player who best manages his workers to build the longest…

    Cats:
    [Family]
  • Power Grid

    Rating: 4.27/5 (15 votes)

    Power Grid is the updated release of the Friedemann Friese crayon game Funkenschlag. The latest cooperative publishing effort from Friedemann Friese and Rio Grande Games,removes the crayon aspect from network building in the original editionwhile…

    Cats:
    [Strategy]
  • Carcassonne

    Rating: 4.25/5 (16 votes)

    A clever tile-laying game. The southern French city of Carcassonne is famous for its unique Roman and Medieval fortifications. The players develop the area around Carcassonne and deploy their followers on the roads, in the cities, in the cloisters…

    Cats:
    [Family]
  • #11 Britannia

    Britannia

    Rating: 4.25/5 (4 votes)

    BRITANNIA is an historic board game of conquest and war in one thousand years of British history. Published almost 2 decades ago, the classic war game finally returns! Take on the role of 17 ancient civilizations vying for control of…

    Cats:
    [Strategy]
    [War]
  • Battlelore

    Rating: 4.25/5 (4 votes)

    It is the dawn of the Hundred Years War. The French and the English prepare to meet on the field of war. Their ranks swell as bands of mercenary dwarves and goblins join the fight. Wizards and warriors provide their armies with spells and martial…

    Cats:
    [Fantasy]
    [War]
  • You've been Sentenced!

    Rating: 4.17/5 (6 votes)

    You’ve been Sentenced! uses pentagon-shaped cards with conjugations of funny words, famous names, and familiar places. Each player uses his or her hand of 10 cards to build a grammatically correct sentence, racing the other players while…

    Cats:
    [Family]
    [Childrens]
  • The Settlers of Catan

    Rating: 4.13/5 (16 votes)

    Players are recent immigrants to the newly populated island of Catan. Expand your colony through the building of settlements, roads, and villages by harvesting commodities from the land around you. Trade sheep, lumber, bricks and grain for a settlement,…

    Cats:
    [Family]
    [Strategy]
  • Ticket to Ride

    Rating: 4.00/5 (14 votes)

    Ticket to Ride is a cross-country train adventure in which players collect and play matching train cards to claim railway routes connecting cities throughout North America. The longer the routes, the more points they…

    Cats:
    [Family]
    [Travel]
  • #16 Stone Age

    Stone Age

    Rating: 4.00/5 (14 votes)

    Each age has its special challenges. The stone age was shaped by the emergence of agriculture, the processing of useful resources, and by the building of simple huts. Trade begins and grows and civilization takes root and spreads. In addition, traditional…

    Cats:
    [Strategy]
    [Family]

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