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- Essen 2018 Releases
- Games by Alexander Pfister
- Games by Antoine Bauza
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- Games by Tom Lehmann
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- Top 25 Essen 2018 U.S. Releases
2020.) Lost Ruins of Arnak
On an uninhabited island in uncharted seas, explorers have found traces of a great civilization. Now you will lead an expedition to explore the island, find lost artifacts, and face...
Sale price $4399 $43.99Save $15.96
2019.) The Crew: The Quest for Planet Nine
In the co-operative trick-taking game The Crew: The Quest for Planet Nine, the players set out as astronauts on an uncertain space adventure. What about the rumors about the unknown...
Sale price $800 $8.00Save $6.95
2019.) Res Arcana
In a high tower, an Alchemist prepares potions, using vials filled with otherworldly fluids. In a sacred grove, a Druid grinds herbs for a mystical ritual. In the catacombs, a...
Sale price $3199 $31.99Save $8
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
2011.) Ora & Labora
In Ora et Labora, each player is head of a monastery in the Medieval era who acquires land and constructs buildings – little enterprises that will gain resources and profit....
Sale price $5699 $56.99Save $13
2010.) Innovation: Third Edition
This game by Carl Chudyk is a journey through innovations from the stone age through modern times. Each player builds a civilization based on various technologies, ideas, and cultural advancements,...
Sale price $1499 $14.99Save $5.01
2010.) London: Second Edition
A brand new edition of a popular classic, London will appeal to the strategic thinker among board game fans. Tasked with rebuilding London in the decades following the great fire,...
Sale price $4200 $42.00Save $13
2009.) Small World
In Small World, players vie for conquest and control of a world that is simply too small to accommodate them all. Designed by Philippe Keyaerts as a fantasy follow-up to...
Sale price $4499 $44.99Save $5
2008.) Dominion (Second Edition)
You are a monarch, like your parents before you, a ruler of a small pleasant kingdom of rivers and evergreens. Unlike your parents, however, you have hopes and dreams! You...
Sale price $3499 $34.99Save $9.96
As skilled members of a disease-Fighting team, you must keep four deadly diseases at bay while discovering their cures. You and your teammates will travel across the globe, treating infections...
Sale price $3599 $35.99Save $4