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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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Red Rover, Red Rover Bring Me My Bone Over

Advantages: Fun & Educational
Disadvantages: Can become boring after 1 or 2 games

I bought this Red Rover Game as a birthday present for my son’s 3rd birthday. He loves naming colours so thought he would enjoy the game. The Product I bought this game from Amazon for £14.99, which is cheaper than the high street shops t ...

kgray71 26.03.2012 · Read full review
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ADD meets Rolemaster

Advantages: Gameplay is smoother than 2nd Edition and also more detailed
Disadvantages: All the books from 2nd Edition are incompatible with 3rd edition without quite a lot of work

AD&D is probably the best known roleplaying game in the world. Now into it's 3rd Edition and the big question is 'Is it worth the price to upgrade'. With each book priced between £10 UK and £20 UK and adventures from £5 UK up to £15 UK this is a very i ...

Lord_Karskin 14.10.2001 · Read full review
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Review of AD&D Rulebook - 3rd Edition

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A good gaming system for roleplayers

Advantages: A simple gaming system
Disadvantages: Not complicate enough or realistic for some.

Parazagil holds the torch tighter as the tension in the air seems to thicken; strange shadows dance around as his companions shift uneasily. ‘Shhh’ Parazagil whispers, a strange urgency in his voice as he tries to convey the ...

Simoncook1 31.07.2001 · Read full review
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Review of AD&D Rulebook - 3rd Edition

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Why the third edition is better.

Advantages: Smoother to play and makes more sense.
Disadvantages: new rules to learn.

...I am assuming that you know something about gaming. Third edition AD&D is a great improvement on the second edition. For a start, it looks better - the layout is good and the illustrations are exellent, supplying information that enhances the reading m ...

Bryn_Pearson 06.06.2001 · Read full review
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Review of AD&D Rulebook - 3rd Edition

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