Coal Baron

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Coal Baron is a unique take on worker placement from R&R games. Most people in the hobby know the name Wolfgang Kramer. Whether you’ve played Princes of Florence, Tikal, Torres, El Grande, or any number of other games, you know Kramer has a unique voice in game design. (more…)

Russian Railroads

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Railroads are a common theme in Eurogames. The most popular Eurogame is likely Ticket to Ride. The two most often used mechanics in railroad games are Network Building and Pickup and Deliver. Russian Railroads has neither of these and is instead a pure worker placement game. 2-4 players can participate, it has a play time clocking in around 2 hours, and, in my opinion, it is a solid and complex game. (more…)