Contributor: Geof Gambill

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January 23, 2016
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In this episode of The Long View, I'm pleased to be joined once again by Adam C as we investigate the game Labyrinth: The War on Terror, 2001 � ? by Volko Ruhnke and GMT Games. Is this game an accurate depiction of the challenges of fighting terrorism? Is it possible to play a game about this topic? Is it a good game regardless of theme? What can be gleaned from playing the game?
January 18, 2016
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In this episode of The Long View, I'm thrilled to be joined once again by returning contributor Joel Eddy as we discuss the game BattleLore, and the Commands and Colors system in general. Along the way we discuss the card, terrain and combat systems of the genre designed by Richard Borg. Is there a best iteration of the system? How does BattleLore (Second Edition) compare to the original?
January 17, 2016
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In this episode of Quick Looks from The Long View, I'm pleased to be joined by Carter and Elhannan Lloyd Keller, as we review three new titles. First up if Wings for the Baron (second edition), from Victory Point Games. Do you have what it takes to be a World War One war profiteer? Can you run an efficient and dynamic airplane company? Can you survive a tumultuous economy? Listen and find out!
December 28, 2015
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In this episode of Quick Looks from The Long View, Elhannan Lloyd Keller, Carter and I review three new titles. First up is the newest title from Tim Fowers, Burgle Bros.. Is this just another cooperative game like all others, or does it offer something new and inventive? Listen to find out! Next up is Lords of Xidit. Is this just another recipe filling game, or does it offer unique challenges?
December 12, 2015
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In this episode of The Long View, I'm pleased to be joined by Stephen Miller and David as we discuss one of their favorite two player games Viticulture. Is this really a game that shines with two? Well, these two have lots to say about that and a host of other topics including the many, many expansions in Tuscany: Expand the World of Viticulture. Which do they feel are essential?
November 22, 2015
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In this special episode of The Long View, Elhannan Lloyd Keller and I dive into three new titles, Dilluvia Project and Haithabu from Spielworxx games, and Cosmic Run from the dynamic duo of Dr. Finn and Seamus Finn! Which of these games stood out to us? Which ones should you perhaps try before you buy? Listen and find out our thoughts about these fascinating titles.
November 15, 2015
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In this episode of The Long View, I'm pleased to be joined by first time contributor Matt Franz as we discuss his favorite game, Keyflower. Is this a modern masterpiece or does it become stale and scripted? Is the auction the only interesting part of the game? Are the expansions essential to the experience?
November 3, 2015
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In this episode of Quick Looks from The Long View, I'm pleased to be joined by Elhannan Lloyd Keller again as we review three new titles. First up is Mafia de Cuba. Is this a better hidden role game, or just more of the same formula? Next up is Takenoko: Chibis. Does this game add anything of value to the original game, or is it extra chrome layered on a hungry panda?
October 27, 2015
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In this episode of The Long View, I'm pleased to be joined once again by Joe Sallen as we discuss one of his favorite games, Troyes. Is this the king of the dice allocation games? Does it hold up to repeated play? Do the expansions make the game better, or worse?
October 18, 2015
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In this episode of Quick Looks from The Long View, Elhannan Lloyd Keller and I investigate and review three new titles. First up is Matcha. Is the the best of the Grail Games two player line? Listen and find out! Next up is Icarus. Is this an overlooked game by the Good Doctor, or just a re-theme? Check out our thoughts in the review! Finally, we check out Mottainai.

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