Zooloretto

I think Zooloretto was the second Spiel des Jahres winner I added to my collection, with Settlers of Catan being the first; however, I didn’t know there was such a thing as the Spiel des Jahres until 2007, so Zooloretto counts as my first SdJ. Michael Schacht is one of …

Coloretto

I’ve been playing some games during my lunch hour at work. I chose No Thanks! as the first game to introduce to my colleagues, but Coloretto was the game that first came to my mind when I was considering short and simple games for non-gamers. I think German designer Michael …

A Month of Patrician

It’s been nearly a month now since I took Patrician out of the game cabinet and thought about giving the game another chance, and I’m very glad that I did. I bought the game back in 2008 and played one game of it in October of that year with my …