Posts tagged 2 Player
Make Peace, Not Chess: The philosophy and design behind Paco Ŝako

Chess is an iconic tabletop game, a game of pure strategy and planning that pits two players against each other on a battlefield with nothing but their wits to save them. It's difficult to imagine how you could improve upon the classic game, but designer Felix Albers set out to do exactly that with Paco Ŝako.

We interviewed Felix about his inspiration for Paco Ŝako, as well as his design process!

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Pack O Game SET 2 fits in your pocket, and packs a punch

Looking for fantastic games that can literally fit in your pocket? Last year designer Chris Handy and publisher Perplext released Pack O Game, a set of 8 games with only 30 cards each that fit into a box the size of a pack of gum.

Pack O Game SET 2 is now on Kickstarter with four brand new games in the same line: GYM, RUM, SOW and ORC.

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Play through history in Wir Sind Das Volk!

Wir Sind Das Volk! (or We Are The People!) is a 2 player game by German publisher Histogame, and designed by Richard Sivél and Peer Sylvester. The game was released at Essen SPIEL last year.

This is a highly strategic economic game that recreates the history of Germany post-WWII beginning in 1949, when the country was divided into East and West. One player will control East Germany while the other controls West, and each will struggle to help their system flourish - or at least to remain intact.

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Patchwork Review

Patchwork is a 2 player game in which each player is trying to construct the best quilt by using their buttons to purchase patches of different shapes and sizes and place them together.

However, whoever has the most buttons when players reach the end of the time track is the winner, so you have to think carefully about how you spend them!

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