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Anatoli Inactive Member12 May 2014 9:30 a.m. PST

I put together a quick review of Small World, a easy to learn/easy to play boardgame from Days of Wonder (makers of Ticket to Ride).

Small World has players fight over a tiny continent using weird fantasy race + trait combinations such as Seafaring Ratmen, Merchant Ghouls and Dragonmaster Halflings.

The interesting aspects of the game are the customized boards that allow you to play 2-5 players, a vast number of race+trait combos to keep things fresh and the requirement of spreading out across the board as fast as possible with your current race – have it go into decline – and pick a new new combination which provides an interesting ebb and flow during the game.

Check out the full review and pictures of the game over at my blog:

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45thdiv12 May 2014 10:09 a.m. PST

They also sell a version for tablets.

ming31 Inactive Member12 May 2014 1:37 p.m. PST

Great fun game .

stenicplus Inactive Member13 May 2014 4:52 a.m. PST

Indeed, I have it on my phone and play it regularly on the train to work.

Last Hussar17 Aug 2014 7:49 a.m. PST

Stenic – what size screen do you have? How easy is it to play on a phone?

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