And your Spiel des Jahres 2019 nominees are…

If you are on this site, you are interested in or learning about board games. Here are 9 great suggestions for any collection, courtesy of the German Spiel des Jahres awards.

Detective: A Modern Crime Game First Impressions

I was lucky enough to receive my preorder copy of Detective: A Modern Crime Board Game last week. I was all keyed up to play it on games night – then I heard about the length of a game. And it is a from Ignacy Trzewixzek – known for some complicated rulebooks. So I held off until the weekend, and played a ‘learning’ game. TL;DR – Detective is a heap of fun!