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- Essen 2018 Releases
- Games by Alexander Pfister
- Games by Antoine Bauza
- Games by Daniele Tascini
- Games by Martin Wallace
- Games by Michael Kiesling
- Games by Simone Luciani
- Games by Stefan Feld
- Games by Thomas Lehmann
- Games by Tom Lehmann
- Games by Uwe Rosenberg
- Games by Vlaada Chvatil
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- Top 25 Essen 2018 U.S. Releases
2018.) Teotihuacan: City of Gods
Travel back in time to the greatest city in Mesoamerica. Witness the glory and the twilight of the powerful pre-Columbian Civilization. Strategize, accrue wealth, gain the favour of the gods,...
Sale price $4799 $47.99Save $12.01
Introduced by the Moors, azulejos (originally white and blue ceramic tiles) were fully embraced by the Portuguese when their king Manuel I, on a visit to the Alhambra palace in Southern Spain,...
Sale price $3199 $31.99Save $8
2016.) Great Western Trail (Second Edition)
America in the 19th century: You are a rancher and repeatedly herd your cattle from Texas to Kansas City, where you send them off by train. This earns you money...
Sale price $5599 $55.99Save $14
2016.) Terraforming Mars
In the 2400s, mankind begins to terraform the planet Mars. Giant corporations, sponsored by the World Government on Earth, initiate huge projects to raise the temperature, the oxygen level, and...
Sale price $4999 $49.99Save $19.96
2014.) Castles of Mad King Ludwig
In the tile-laying game Castles of Mad King Ludwig, players are tasked with building an amazing, extravagant castle for King Ludwig II of Bavaria...one room at a time. You see, the...
Sale price $4299 $42.99Save $16.96
Splendor is a game of chip-collecting and card development. Players are merchants of the Renaissance trying to buy gem mines, means of transportation, shops—all in order to acquire the most...
Sale price $3599 $35.99Save $9
2012.) Tzolk'in: The Mayan Calendar
Tzolkin: The Mayan Calendar presents a new game mechanism: dynamic worker placement. Players representing different Mayan tribes place their workers on giant connected gears, and as the gears rotate they take...
Sale price $4495 $44.95Save $15
2010.) 7 Wonders (New Edition)
Make the right decisions to lead your civilization to prosperity! Lead one of the seven greatest cities of Antiquity. Develop your civilization on a military, scientific, cultural, and economic level....
Sale price $4799 $47.99Save $12