Top Ten Games - 2011, Part 1

Featured in episode 240 released on 17 Jan 2012.

Tom Vasel Eric Summerer
#10

Super Dungeon Explore

Super Dungeon Explore

Designer(s): Chris Birkenhagen, John Cadice, Deke Stella
Publisher: Cool Mini Or Not, Soda Pop Miniatures

Sentinels of the Multiverse

Sentinels of the Multiverse

Designer(s): Christopher Badell, Paul Bender, Adam Rebottaro
Publisher: Greater Than Games, LLC

#9

Airlines Europe

Airlines Europe

Designer(s): Alan R. Moon
Publisher: ABACUSSPIELE

Node

Node

Designer(s): Jordan Booth, John Gosling, Joe Locastro
Publisher: Level Zero Games

#8

Core Worlds

Core Worlds

Designer(s): Andrew Parks
Publisher: Stronghold Games

Battleship Galaxies: The Saturn Offensive Game Set

Battleship Galaxies: The Saturn Offensive Game Set

Designer(s): Colby Dauch, Dustin DePenning, Jerry Hawthorne, Craig Van Ness
Publisher: Hasbro

#7

Risk Legacy

Risk Legacy

Designer(s): Rob Daviau, Chris Dupuis
Publisher: Hasbro

Paperclip Railways

Paperclip Railways

Designer(s): Tony Boydell
Publisher: Surprised Stare Games Ltd

#6

Eclipse

Eclipse

Designer(s): Touko Tahkokallio
Publisher: Lautapelit.fi

The Castles of Burgundy

The Castles of Burgundy

Designer(s): Stefan Feld
Publisher: alea, Ravensburger Spieleverlag GmbH

#5

King of Tokyo

King of Tokyo

Designer(s): Richard Garfield
Publisher: IELLO

Quarriors!

Quarriors!

Designer(s): Mike Elliott, Eric M. Lang
Publisher: WizKids Games

#4

BattleCON: War of Indines

BattleCON: War of Indines

Designer(s): D. Brad Talton, Jr.
Publisher: Level 99 Games

Kingdom Builder

Kingdom Builder

Designer(s): Donald X. Vaccarino
Publisher: Queen Games

#3

Yomi

Yomi

Designer(s): David Sirlin
Publisher: Sirlin Games

Eminent Domain

Eminent Domain

Designer(s): Seth Jaffee
Publisher: Tasty Minstrel Games

#2

Mage Knight Board Game

Mage Knight Board Game

Designer(s): Vlaada Chvátil
Publisher: WizKids Games

Discworld: Ankh-Morpork

Discworld: Ankh-Morpork

Designer(s): Martin Wallace
Publisher: Treefrog Games

#1

Star Trek: Fleet Captains

Star Trek: Fleet Captains

Designer(s): Mike Elliott, Bryan Kinsella, Ethan Pasternack
Publisher: WizKids Games

Star Trek: Fleet Captains

Star Trek: Fleet Captains

Designer(s): Mike Elliott, Bryan Kinsella, Ethan Pasternack
Publisher: WizKids Games

Best Good Surprises

Tom Grant


Blood Bowl: Team Manager - The Card Game

Blood Bowl: Team Manager - The Card Game

Designer(s): Jason Little
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games

Geoff Engelstein


Blood Bowl: Team Manager - The Card Game

Blood Bowl: Team Manager - The Card Game

Designer(s): Jason Little
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games

Ryan Sturm


Skull & Roses

Skull & Roses

Designer(s): Hervé Marly
Publisher: Asmodee, Lui-même

Mary Prasad


Star Trek: Expeditions

Star Trek: Expeditions

Designer(s): Reiner Knizia
Publisher: WizKids Games

DiceHateMe


Eminent Domain

Eminent Domain

Designer(s): Seth Jaffee
Publisher: Tasty Minstrel Games

Matt


Quarriors!

Quarriors!

Designer(s): Mike Elliott, Eric M. Lang
Publisher: WizKids Games

Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast


Cargo Noir

Cargo Noir

Designer(s): Serge Laget
Publisher: Days of Wonder

Ryan Metzler


Mage Knight Board Game

Mage Knight Board Game

Designer(s): Vlaada Chvátil
Publisher: WizKids Games

Michael Fox


Dungeon Petz

Dungeon Petz

Designer(s): Vlaada Chvátil
Publisher: Czech Games Edition, Z-Man Games

FatherGeek


Pirates of the Caribbean: Master of the Seas Strategy Game

Pirates of the Caribbean: Master of the Seas Strategy Game

Designer(s): Forrest-Pruzan Creative
Publisher: JAKKS Pacific Inc.

Jim Reed


Star Trek: Fleet Captains

Star Trek: Fleet Captains

Designer(s): Mike Elliott, Bryan Kinsella, Ethan Pasternack
Publisher: WizKids Games

Erik Dewey


Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of Ashardalon Board Game

Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of Ashardalon Board Game

Designer(s): Peter Lee, Mike Mearls, Bill Slavicsek
Publisher: Wizards of the Coast

Tom Vasel


ScrumBrawl

ScrumBrawl

Designer(s): Tim Bugher, Victor Moyer
Publisher: VicTim Games, LLC

Eric Summerer


Martian Dice

Martian Dice

Designer(s): Scott Almes
Publisher: Tasty Minstrel Games

Biggest Dissapointments

Tom Grant


Sentinels of the Multiverse

Sentinels of the Multiverse

Designer(s): Christopher Badell, Paul Bender, Adam Rebottaro
Publisher: Greater Than Games, LLC

Geoff Engelstein


Quarriors!

Quarriors!

Designer(s): Mike Elliott, Eric M. Lang
Publisher: WizKids Games

Mary Prasad


The Castles of Burgundy

The Castles of Burgundy

Designer(s): Stefan Feld
Publisher: alea, Ravensburger Spieleverlag GmbH

DiceHateMe


Mansions of Madness

Mansions of Madness

Designer(s): Corey Konieczka
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games

Moritz Eggert


Sid Meier's Civilization: The Board Game

Sid Meier's Civilization: The Board Game

Designer(s): Kevin Wilson
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games

Cabal Gaming Podcast


Panic Station

Panic Station

Designer(s): David Ausloos
Publisher: White Goblin Games

Matt


Dungeon Run

Dungeon Run

Designer(s): Mr. Bistro
Publisher: Plaid Hat Games

Castelli Reviews


Discworld: Ankh-Morpork

Discworld: Ankh-Morpork

Designer(s): Martin Wallace
Publisher: Treefrog Games

Ryan Metzler


Kingdom Builder

Kingdom Builder

Designer(s): Donald X. Vaccarino
Publisher: Queen Games

Michael Fox


Mansions of Madness

Mansions of Madness

Designer(s): Corey Konieczka
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games

Father Geek-Cyrus


Elder Sign

Elder Sign

Designer(s): Richard Launius, Kevin Wilson
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games

Father Geek-Meng


Mansions of Madness

Mansions of Madness

Designer(s): Corey Konieczka
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games

Jim Reed


Elder Sign

Elder Sign

Designer(s): Richard Launius, Kevin Wilson
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games

Erik Dewey


Summoner Wars: Master Set

Summoner Wars:  Master Set

Designer(s): Colby Dauch
Publisher: Plaid Hat Games

Tom Vasel


Urban Sprawl

Urban Sprawl

Designer(s): Chad Jensen
Publisher: GMT Games

Eric Summerer


Star Trek Deck Building Game: The Next Generation

Star Trek Deck Building Game: The Next Generation

Designer(s): Alex Bykov
Publisher: Bandai

Best Components

Tom Grant


Final Frontier

Final Frontier

Designer(s): Tom Decker
Publisher: Victory Point Games

Geoff Engelstein


Dreadfleet

Dreadfleet

Designer(s): Phil Kelly
Publisher: Games Workshop Ltd.

Ryan Sturm


Airlines Europe

Airlines Europe

Designer(s): Alan R. Moon
Publisher: ABACUSSPIELE

Mary Prasad


Poseidon's Kingdom

Poseidon's Kingdom

Designer(s): Gordon Lamont, Fraser Lamont
Publisher: Fragor Games

Moritz Eggert


Mansions of Madness

Mansions of Madness

Designer(s): Corey Konieczka
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games

Cabal Gaming Podcast


Dreadfleet

Dreadfleet

Designer(s): Phil Kelly
Publisher: Games Workshop Ltd.

Michael Fox


Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of Ashardalon Board Game

Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of Ashardalon Board Game

Designer(s): Peter Lee, Mike Mearls, Bill Slavicsek
Publisher: Wizards of the Coast

Father Geek


Heroica: Fortaan

Heroica: Fortaan

Designer(s): Nicolas Assenbrunner, Cephas Howard, Thomas Robert Van der Heiden
Publisher: LEGO

Matt


Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of Ashardalon Board Game

Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of Ashardalon Board Game

Designer(s): Peter Lee, Mike Mearls, Bill Slavicsek
Publisher: Wizards of the Coast

Eric Dewey


Fortune and Glory: The Cliffhanger Game

Fortune and Glory: The Cliffhanger Game

Designer(s): Jason C. Hill
Publisher: Flying Frog Productions

Tom Vasel


Mansions of Madness

Mansions of Madness

Designer(s): Corey Konieczka
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games

Eric Summerer


Risk Legacy

Risk Legacy

Designer(s): Rob Daviau, Chris Dupuis
Publisher: Hasbro