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Agricola: Appealing Agricultural Amusement

Advantages: Great family game, plenty of variation, good for socialising
Disadvantages: Not easy to learn, complex instructions

Despite being quite a fan of board games, we had never heard of Agricola until we received it as a gift on Christmas Day. One of our visitors had played it before; so, after lunch, we got it out, separated the various pieces - and there are a lot of them ...

Kukana 20.01.2013 · Read full review
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Can You Spell Deluxe?

Advantages: Rotating board, very durable
Disadvantages: Taking the tiles off the board at end of play

Scrabble is a game that has been around since about 1950 and I don’t think there are many people who have never heard of the game or perhaps played it. I have always loved word games of all types and also enjoy completing crosswords. As a child I often ...

Meggysmum 05.12.2011 · Read full review
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An unnecessary improvement on an already good game

Advantages: Tile dividers!
Disadvantages: It's expensive and doesn't add anything to the already brilliant game.

My family absolutely loves scrabble, and this afternoon my mum sent me out to get the latest version, "Scrabble Deluxe". She had seen it advertised as having a turntable, which would make it easier for each player to see. Our board was getting a bit tatty ...

peggyandella 26.07.2014 · Read full review
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Scrabble Deluxe

Advantages: Easier and more practical to play
Disadvantages: More pricey than standard board

...Having had the original version of scrabble before, with it being well worn, I bought the scrabble deluxe version after seeing it on offer a while back on the internet. Although it is the same letter game, where making words for points dependent on the re ...

patw2000 26.12.2009 · Read full review
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Diamond review  Cranium - A Game For All The Brain.

Advantages: Great fun, great value and very challenging !
Disadvantages: Absolutely none !!

...In 1998, two former Microsoft executives decided to create their own company with the aim to "lighten and enlighten people's live's". The first product that they created was the board game ''Cranium". Cranium combines a combines a whole collection of ...

SRowlands 01.01.2005 · Read full review
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