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May 2019
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2019-05-17 The process of creating a map of sea and ice is an immensely satisfying experience with plenty of variety and customizable goals. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Project Dreamscape (2015) 2019-05-17 Chaining together various icons and choosing 1 of 2 available actions on each card creates a relaxing and challenging sort of experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Crypt 2019-05-16 This quick and relatively simple card game presents some challenges, but can be a little tricky to learn with a confusing rulebook. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2019-05-16 Laying the tiles to create a 7x7 map is a relaxing sort of experience that still manages to present an interesting challenge as one completes cities, roads, and more. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Crusoe Crew (2019) 2019-05-16 With a selection of characters to play as, one can enjoy this unique adventure within a book filled with hidden clues and puzzles to solve. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Jump Drive (2017) 2019-05-16 Working through the best decisions with this solo variant adds on an excellent challenge without bloating the play time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2019-05-16 Traveling around a card-based board of landscapes to paint the beautifully depicted scenes is a lightweight yet mildly challenging sort of experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Deadball (2017) 2019-05-15 Simulating baseball with this system is an enjoyable and narrative experience with room to add on modules as desired. [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2019-05-13 One is challenged to build up a seaside town and collect points with a slowly expanding pool of actions. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun: Crossfire (2014) 2019-05-13 A highly variable set of events and obstacles presents a unique sort of puzzle with a satisfying conclusion when one can eek out a victory. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game (2012) 2019-05-09 With an enormous variety of heroes and villains, one builds up a team to take down the mastermind in this exciting and entertaining superhero game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Heroes Wanted (2014) 2019-05-08 Playing as a zany superhero provides a bit of comedy with this lighthearted superhero game that offers up an interesting sort of puzzle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marrying Mr. Darcy (2014) 2019-05-07 This rather comical narrative game sets one in the world of Jane Austen, and has the potential to provide a decently entertaining solo experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Onirim (second edition) (2014) 2019-05-07 This classic sort of lightweight card puzzle presents a variety of challenges with the inclued expansions that can be combined or enjoyed separately. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Mr. Cabbagehead's Garden Game (2016) 2019-05-06 The eclectic mix of vegetable people and gardening provides a rather comical experience within a very challenging game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2019-05-05 Planting herbs with this simple sort of card game provides a very relaxing and lightweight sort of experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2019-05-04 With a variety of games and puzzles, this custom dice set challenges one to create different sorts of Celtic-inspired designs. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2019-05-03 This gorgeous game allows one to choose a combination of construction and militaristic actions to build up a nation, although some plays can be unbalanced. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2019-05-02 With just a deck of cards and a simple tracker, this straightforward game can be enjoyed in about 5 minutes. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Villages of Valeria (2017) 2019-05-02 With multiple ways to use each card, one is faced with creating a village and recruiting a variety of helpful adventurers. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2019-05-01 This older but classic sort of game challenges one to complete a puzzle of completing postal routes between various Bavarian cities. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Birdie Fight! (2016) 2019-05-01 This bird-themed card game often stretches out across a table and can be frustrating, yet it presents an interesting and adorable sort of puzzle. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 22

April 2019
[BGG] Obsession (2018) 2019-04-30 Excellent solo mechanics and narrative potential meld in this Victorian-themed game that places one at the head of a British household. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wingspan (2019) 2019-04-30 Attracting birds and creating an engine provides an interesting challenge with this excellent and beautiful game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2019-04-29 Although there is a minimal amount of enjoyment as a solo game, some moments are still fun as one tends to a library of fantasy-themed books. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Jump Drive (2017) 2019-04-27 A new solo variant currently in development creates more tension and strategy while still keeping the overall play time very short. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Crusoe Crew (2019) 2019-04-27 This graphic novel adventure is somewhat short, yet packs in plenty of riddles and puzzles with a unique set of 4 character books. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Kerala (2016) 2019-04-26 Although not groundbreaking, this elephant-themed puzzle provides a reasonably entertaining experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Multiuniversum (2016) 2019-04-26 Although deceptively simple on its surface, this intriguing sci-fi card game has a good deal of strategic play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Black Sonata (2017) 2019-04-26 Deduction and hidden movement come together nicely with this unique solo game about exploring London and locating the Dark Lady. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Deadball (2017) 2019-04-25 This baseball simulation uses dice to tell a story in an amazing way, and the game allows for plenty of modular customization. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Crypt 2019-04-25 Collecting treasures from a family crypt is a comical sort of experience with this lightweight game that plays quickly. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Freedom: The Underground Railroad (2012) 2019-04-25 With solid mechanics and a tense atmosphere, this game sheds a light on an historical period filled with lessons that should not be forgotten. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Gloom of Kilforth: A Fantasy Quest Game (2017) 2019-04-24 A rich narrative comes to life as one travels throughout the variable world and experiences a beautiful selection of artwork on the quest to defeat an ancient enemy. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2019-04-24 Finding the optimal order of the cards provides a lightweight puzzle with this adorable tea-related theme. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Green (2016) 2019-04-24 Being able to create a tabletop farm takes a lot of strategic thought, yet the overall experience is enjoyably relaxing. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Captive (2016) 2019-04-23 This interesting adventure has its moments, but also features an unexpected theme with a rather confusing set of corridors. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2019-04-23 This simple but interesting card game can be played with a standard deck of cards in a matter of minutes. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Arboretum (2015) 2019-04-23 Creating avenues of trees presents an interesting challenge as one must manage the solo opponent and earn the ability to score points. [SGOYT]
[BGG] At the Gates of Loyang (2009) 2019-04-22 This classic sort of puzzle challenges one to fulfill orders by planning ahead and growing a number of different vegetables. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous Sprouts (2019) 2019-04-16 Tabletop gardening comes to life with this fairly lightweight but strategic sort of puzzle that features an easy-to-run solo opponent. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2019-04-13 With a Tarot deck and vitality tracker, one can enjoy a quick and somewhat challenging experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2019-04-10 This simple solo variant allows one to create a 7x7 map as a simple but enjoyable sort of puzzle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Triplock (2017) 2019-04-08 The lock mechanisms are rather unique, yet the overall feel of the solo mode often doesn't make for an enjoyable kind of experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Project Dreamscape (2015) 2019-04-07 With the ability to choose 1 of 2 actions on each card, this charming and lightweight game offers up a lot of enjoyment in a short play time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Arkham Horror: The Card Game (2016) 2019-04-04 The opening scenario sets the stage for a vast game filled with a plethora of investigators, decks, scenarios, and much more. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2019-04-03 Creating an orchard with overlapping cards is both simple and challenging with just the right amount of complexity. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2019-04-02 This beautiful game features wonderful landscapes, and presents a lightweight challenge with interesting decisions. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2019-04-01 Laying tiles out to create a map is quite relaxing, yet the seasonal elements and close connection to one's crew makes this game simply excellent. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 27

March 2019
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2019-03-31 This bright and cheery gardening puzzle works well enough, but can feel like it's trying to be something other than what it is at times. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2019-03-29 Hosting a tea party with this simple card game is a relaxing and lightweight sort of experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2019-03-28 This wonderful little gardening game about planting herbs is quick and simple in a way that makes it a relaxing sort of activity. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Captive (2016) 2019-03-28 Following along with this dark story presents some interesting challenges and decisions, yet it is inherently limited in its long-term usage. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2019-03-27 Using tiles to build a city creates a very challenging sort of game with an excellent solo variant. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Obsession (2018) 2019-03-26 A wonderful narrative often comes to life as one builds up a family's estate and social circles in a very Downton Abbey-esque atmosphere. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2019-03-22 As one guides a character through a journey with the use of a Tarot deck, challenges present themselves and a narrative develops. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Mr. Cabbagehead's Garden Game (2016) 2019-03-21 This quirky gardening game pits one against a set of meddlesome neighbors who stop at nothing to steal vegetables whenever possible. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Arboretum (2015) 2019-03-20 Creating an avenue of trees presents a surprisingly interesting challenge with an excellent and unofficial solo variant. [SGOYT]
[BGG] ACE Lobbyist (2018) 2019-03-20 This straightforward solitaire game can be enjoyed with a standard deck of cards and offers some interesting gameplay moments. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wingspan (2019) 2019-03-20 Attracting birds of all sorts provides a fun challenge to build up an engine with some absolutely gorgeous artwork. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Green (2016) 2019-03-20 Creating a farm makes for a very satisfying experience with a wide variety of cards that allows one to slowly and steadily expand over the course of play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Project Dreamscape (2015) 2019-03-14 With bright and whimsical artwork, this one offers a lightweight but challenging experience as one works through a dreamscape. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Onirim (second edition) (2014) 2019-03-14 This quick and enjoyable card game features unique artwork and plenty of included expansions to add different sorts of challenges. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2019-03-12 This older classic provides an interesting puzzle with the solo variant as one builds postal routes through Bavaria. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2019-03-11 This lightweight romp through the wilderness challenges one to paint landscapes to fulfill various commissions. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous Sprouts (2019) 2019-03-11 Choosing dice and tools on the path to planting seeds for the most points presents a lightweight but mostly enjoyable challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Black Sonata (2017) 2019-03-10 Tracking down the Black Lady through London and gathering clues is a highly enjoyable experience with this game that features unique hidden movement and clues. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2019-03-10 With a variety of games and puzzles, this selection of unique dice challenges one to create all sorts of patterns. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wingspan (2019) 2019-03-10 Finding ways to build an engine with a variety of powers creates an interesting sort of challenge with stunningly illustrated birds. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2019-03-10 Overlapping cards is a simple enough task on the way to creating a fruit orchard, yet there are many challenges in this quick card game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Birdie Fight! (2016) 2019-03-05 With an adorable bird theme, this mathematical puzzle offers up a challenge that takes time to master. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Gloomhaven (2017) 2019-03-03 This dungeon crawler offers up a plethora of content with unique characters and mechanics, yet it may not be for everyone. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2019-03-02 This beautiful game challenges one to guide a crew on an expedition to find the Northwest Passage with a selection of tiles that creates a unique map. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2019-03-02 Putting together a 7x7 map with the available tile creates a relaxing sort of challenge that doesn't stray far from the standard game rules. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 25

February 2019
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2019-02-28 This game utilizes a Tarot deck in a way that creates the potential for a narrative as one guides a character through the journey of life. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Gaia Project (2017) 2019-02-27 Finding the optimal ways to earn points and expand in the galaxy creates an intense sort of puzzle that's quite difficult, but also very rewarding. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic Iberia (2016) 2019-02-27 Although far from easy, this version of Pandemic offers up a lot of interesting challenges and decisions from start to finish. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ticket to Ride (2004) 2019-02-27 Connecting cities with a train route creates a fun puzzle, yet the difficulty and gameplay may not be ideal. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Colonists (2016) 2019-02-25 Creating a hex-based town center to define the available actions while also building a colony creates an enjoyable and challenging puzzle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Grimslingers (2015) 2019-02-24 Although filled with humor and stunning artwork, the story campaign leaves a lot to be desired and offers little in terms of enjoyable gameplay. [SGOYT]
[BGG] HEXplore It: The Valley of the Dead King (2017) 2019-02-24 This interesting blend of board game and tabletop roleplaying aspects falls short in a few ways, but has a lot to offer in a rich, fantasy world. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shards of Infinity (2018) 2019-02-24 This sci-fi deck-building game provides plenty of interesting choices and combinations as one goes up against a rather difficult solo opponent. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Jump Drive (2017) 2019-02-22 This light, space-themed card game provides a set of interesting challenges and unique goals. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2019-02-21 With a little imagination, this standard dungeon crawl turns into a challenging and interesting sort of game that plays quickly. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Black Sonata (2017) 2019-02-21 The hidden movement and clue system work perfectly in a solo setting to create an intriguing and difficult-to-solve mystery. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Mr. Cabbagehead's Garden Game (2016) 2019-02-16 With many decisions to make during each round, this tabletop vegetable gardening experience is both interesting and entertaining, so long as one can handle the vegetable people. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2019-02-16 Traveling across a set of landscapes challenges one to find the best paths to score victory points on a beautiful journey across natural scenes. [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2019-02-13 This nautically-themed game challenges one to outwit a number of solo opponents in the quest to build a town and collect the most valuable whale tokens. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Legends of Andor (2012) 2019-02-12 The puzzle that each legend presents creates an exciting and interesting experience with mysteries and surprises around every corner. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun: Crossfire (2014) 2019-02-12 Highly challenging and difficult, one has to carefully work through problems to clear obstacles and survive to the end of a mission. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Onirim (second edition) (2014) 2019-02-12 Although quick and relatively simple, this card game offers up plenty of modular expansions and challenging turns. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) 2019-02-11 With plenty of interesting combinations, one has to carefully plan ahead in this challenging game all about hacking and solving problems across a network. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game (2012) 2019-02-08 The combinations of hero cards create unique situations with each play and challenge one to figure out some rather intriguing strategies. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2019-02-07 This interesting tile-laying experience challenges one to explore a vast expanse of ice and water with an excellent seasonal mechanic. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Green (2016) 2019-02-05 With so many different card combinations and a staggering amount of card variety, this tabletop farming game provides a unique experience with each play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Obsession (2018) 2019-02-02 A rich narrative develops during the course of this amazing game that forces one to balance all the activities around a country estate and social circles. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous Sprouts (2019) 2019-02-01 This dice-based game offers up a nice solo mode, but often feels like one is simply doing anything to block the solo opponent. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2019-02-01 The simple concept of overlapping cards for points is deceptively challenging with plenty of careful decisions to work through with this card-based puzzle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Birdie Fight! (2016) 2019-02-01 Tricky decisions abound in this adorable card game that features birds and simple mathematics. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Arboretum (2015) 2019-02-01 With a new solo variant, this beautiful tree-based game evolves into a tense matchup with plenty of tough decisions and strategies. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 26

January 2019
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2019-01-31 Managing a library with different visitor meeples plays quickly and relatively easily with a custom solo variant. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2019-01-30 This light and simple solitaire game can be enjoyed with a standard deck of cards and offers up some interesting decisions. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Green (2016) 2019-01-27 Building a farm provides a unique and satisfying experience as one works through various decisions and makes the most of various cards. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous Sprouts (2019) 2019-01-27 Although interesting to a certain degree, this may feel a little too easy and random to be as enjoyable as similarly lightweight games. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Obsession (2018) 2019-01-25 Dripping in a Victorian-era theme, this interesting and enjoyable experience challenges one to manage and build both a country estate and family reputation. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Jump Drive (2017) 2019-01-21 This lighter version of Race for the Galaxy plays quickly and provides a number of interesting situations and challenges. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2019-01-16 Bad luck can sometimes result in frustrating gutter balls and frames, yet this bowling game is quite enjoyable from start to finish. [SGOYT]
[BGG] CO₂ (2012) 2019-01-15 Stemming the tide of pollution to save the planet is a unique game theme, although an unclear rulebook can make the first play a little frustrating. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2019-01-11 In another exciting adventure, the Nautilus traveled through the seas in this nautically themed game that offers up an excellent solo experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2019-01-10 Guiding a Fool through a Tarot journey is an enjoyable experience that comes with a lot of narrative potential. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2019-01-10 A beautiful collection of landscapes make a table look beautiful while providing an interesting but quick sort of solo experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2019-01-09 Although some activities may be rather easy with a minimal challenge, this unique dice set offers up a lot of enjoyable puzzles and games. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2019-01-08 Connecting and completing postal routes works as an interesting solo puzzle with plenty of variety and an adjustable difficulty level. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2019-01-08 A 7x7 map takes little effort to create in theory, yet this solo variant works well to create an enjoyable and straightforward challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2019-01-06 Overlapping cards to create an orchard is a fun and challenging activity, particularly with the very active community. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Arboretum (2015) 2019-01-05 With the solo rules from Songbirds, this card game can be made a lot more enjoyable as one plants a forest. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2019-01-04 This quick and relatively simple card game features a lovely tea party theme in a puzzle that can be a little too easy to figure out. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Onirim (second edition) (2014) 2019-01-03 The simple mechanics and unique artwork create a game that plays quickly and calls to be played just one more time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2019-01-03 The perfect score is a difficult goal to achieve, yet this relaxing gardening game plays quickly and looks beautiful on the table. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Cerebria: The Inside World – Origin Box (2018) 2019-01-02 This unique theme takes one on a journey through emotions as bliss and gloom clash over control of various realms of the mind. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Birdie Fight! (2016) 2019-01-02 This is a simply adorable bird-themed card game about using addition to ensure that a certain type of bird sings the loudest in the forest. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shards of Infinity (2018) 2019-01-02 This straightforward and fairly generic deck building game works well enough, but can swing wildly based on the luck of the card draw. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2019-01-02 Creating a map of ice and water provides both an interesting and challenging puzzle that plays out quite differently each time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Mr. Cabbagehead's Garden Game (2016) 2019-01-01 Planting vegetables takes a careful bit of planning in this wonderful little game that features vintage-style artwork and rather unique vegetable people. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 24

December 2018
[BGG] Birdie Fight! (2016) 2018-12-31 Simple arithmetic and adorable artwork combine to make a fun and challenging game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-12-31 Finding ways to create an excellent orchard takes a lot of careful planning with this fun and quick card game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Islebound (2016) 2018-12-31 Traveling across a beautiful archipelago features many available actions and paths to victory with a solo variant that's both challenging and interesting. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Mr. Cabbagehead's Garden Game (2016) 2018-12-30 Pesky neighbors play the role of villains who steal precious vegetables in this light-hearted and lovely gardening-based card game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Mr. Cabbagehead's Garden Game (2016) 2018-12-29 Planting a vegetable garden and protecting it against some terrible neighbors is a fun and challenging experience: Just watch out for the vegetable people. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Gaia Project (2017) 2018-12-28 This highly strategic and challenging space-based game takes time to master, yet provides an amazingly enjoyable experience with plenty of variability. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Xanth (1991) 2018-12-27 A trip down memory lane with this older game is certainly fun, but the solo mode itself offers very little for modern solo gamers to enjoy. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Untold: Adventures Await (2017) 2018-12-26 This rather basic system works well to create all sorts of stories, particularly when used with other sets of Rory's Story Cubes. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic Iberia (2016) 2018-12-26 After little success and poor decisions, everything finally came together with an impressive railway and research into all of the diseases. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Stone Age (2008) 2018-12-22 Despite the beautiful artwork and intriguing mechanics, this game doesn't always hold up as an enjoyable solo experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game (2012) 2018-12-21 A tricky mastermind made the solo variant rather difficult during another exciting matchup between heroes and villains. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game (2012) 2018-12-20 A relentless assault from Stryfe and his villains made for a difficult challenge, but card synergies came to light later on in this excellent deck building game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game (2012) 2018-12-19 Shapeshifting enemies made for a sneaky twist in this matchup against Mr. Sinister during an exciting and enjoyable play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Legends of Andor (2012) 2018-12-18 With a team of 4 heroes, Andor was protected from encroaching evil during the first couple of legends in this beautiful and interesting puzzle-based game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Heroes Wanted (2014) 2018-12-17 This comical superhero game provides a myriad of possibilities for heroes and villains within a decently entertaining gameplay system. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: Rise of Rome (2013) 2018-12-17 Despite some rules mistakes that later came to light, this gladiatorial combat against Cronus the Titan proved to be a highly entertaining strategic puzzle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Raging Bulls (2017) 2018-12-17 Enclosing bulls with straight line fences creates an interesting puzzle when paired with the luck of dice rolls. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2018-12-17 Planting herbs in this set collection card game is a fun and relaxing exercise that takes only a few minutes to deliver an interesting experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: Rise of Rome (2013) 2018-12-16 Rome fought hard against Cronus, but an excellent strategy was destroyed with some unlucky dice rolls during a somewhat lackluster play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun: Crossfire (2014) 2018-12-16 A quick run-in with a troll mage spelled disaster for the team in this highly variable puzzle that provides plenty of narrative potential. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Islebound (2016) 2018-12-14 With variable actions for the solo opponent, the solo variant provides an interesting challenge with many strategic choices. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-12-14 The puzzle of building and harvesting a card-based orchard is quite fascinating, with a good deal of variety that keeps gameplay quick and interesting. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2018-12-13 Creating a 7x7 map of tiles is an interesting and quick exercise, but can be devoid of any real strategy at times. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Birdie Fight! (2016) 2018-12-12 Adorable avian artwork brings this interesting and challenging puzzle to life, where every card placement is crucial to scoring. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-12-12 Although a simple tile-laying puzzle on the surface, this game often goes beyond and challenges one to think about the difficulties of an expeditionary team. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Birdie Fight! (2016) 2018-12-11 Working through strategic card placements and simple sums provides a surprisingly deep experience with this lightweight, adorable game featuring beautiful bird artwork. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2018-12-10 Another fantastic victory was achived with plenty of upgrades and a good deal of luck in this wonderful, nautically-themed adventure. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2018-12-09 With a lot of luck and some good decision making, a triumphant victory was reached on Captian Nemo's path of exploration and treasure seeking. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2018-12-09 Luck came and went like an ocean tide during a particularly awful play where Captain Nemo ended up broken just before scoring could occur. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Arboretum (2015) 2018-12-09 Although the solo variant may be a little too easy, it allows one to enjoy this short and beautiful game all about planting trees. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wizard's Academy (2016) 2018-12-09 Unknown disasters and spells made for an excellent puzzle as an inspector surveyed the academy in this high quality and entertaining game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Jump Drive (2017) 2018-12-08 Quick gameplay and interesting card combinations make for an interesting space-based experience with the unofficial solo campaign mode. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2018-12-08 Despite some varied strategies involving economic and militaristic actions, the solo opponent pulled ahead with this nice solo variant that showcases some beautiful artwork. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Jump Drive (2017) 2018-12-07 The solo campaign mode adds on multiple goals that are quite challenging, making this an enjoyable 10-minute game to play multiple times in a row. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2018-12-07 Building a pair of Alhambras works as an interesting challenge as one finds ways to best utilize the currency cards and building market. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2018-12-07 Creating knotted designs to represent a book is a unique and meditative experience, although there are times when poor rolls add on a layer of frustration. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Raging Bulls (2017) 2018-12-06 Building fences to isolate bulls is an interesting dice-driven geometric puzzle that presents interesting decisions, although doing well is quite a challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Jump Drive (2017) 2018-12-06 The unofficial solo campaign provides multiple goals to work towards and creates a challenge with this simplified version of Race for the Galaxy. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Grunts (2014) 2018-12-04 This quick and simple battle-based game involves a lot of reliance on dice, yet still offers up a few interesting decisions througout the course of play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-12-04 A nice mix of luck and strategy combined to yield a personal high score in this beautiful, relaxing game all about painting landscapes. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-12-03 Another monthly challenge resulted in something of a poor showing, yet this quick and surprisingly deep game continues to be an absolute delight. [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-12-03 Building and collecting whale tokens take on various priorities as one tries to outsmart solo opponents with robust orders, all in a very reasonable amount of play time. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 42

November 2018
[BGG] Codeword Cromwell: The German Invasion of England, 8 June 1940 (2014) 2018-11-30 This amazing narrative experience never disappoints, and I can never recommend it enough: It simulates battle in a rural village so well, with plenty of realistic characters. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Codeword Cromwell: The German Invasion of England, 8 June 1940 (2014) 2018-11-29 This solo gem brings out the narrative elements of war and what it does to a peaceful countryside village: With Calico Critters to use in this reenactment, the story came to life even more than ever. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-11-27 Overlapping cards to build and harvest an orchard seems simple on the surface, yet this quick game offers up a wide array of depth and strategy. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2018-11-26 Simple mathematics come to life with actual bowling scoring to make for an interesting experience with this gem from nearly 50 years ago. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2018-11-26 Laying tiles to create a small countryside of cities and roads is often enjoyable, albeit very lightweight and simple. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-11-25 A classic mystery traveled down back alleys and sinister clues, although the game itself may not shine its greatest when played solo. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-11-25 Choosing paths and painting landscapes proved to be quite enjoyable, even if the final scores were mediocre at best during this session. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wizard's Academy (2016) 2018-11-21 During a routine inspection, the academy fell victim to many threats as the young wizards struggled to cast spells and find ways to solve the puzzle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-11-21 A personal goal of a complete map to the Northwest Passage fell short, yet the overall experience was fun and interesting as always. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2018-11-18 Focusing heavily on the economy or military tends to lead to easy victories in this beautiful game that sometimes feels less challenging than it could be. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Xanth (1991) 2018-11-18 With an outdated solo mode that offers very little, this visually appealing game might benefit from a custom solo variant to make it more interesting. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) 2018-11-17 An amazing play with the Techno Twins saw the final countermeasure beaten right at the end with plenty of interesting decisions to work through. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2018-11-16 This lovely gem about planting herbs creates a calming, relaxing atmosphere where scores don't seem to matter in a good way. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2018-11-15 At the advanced difficulty level, a challenging puzzle came together as many lengthy postal routes took shape for an excellent end result. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2018-11-14 A fairly resounding loss resulted in an embarrassing Alhambra, although this solo variant makes this classic tile-laying game enjoyable and challenging. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Arboretum (2015) 2018-11-14 A quick exercise in set collection and paths made for some easy victories, and a custom solo variant may be in the cards for the near future. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2018-11-13 A couple of plays with this excellent solo variant resulted in nearly completed maps, but fell just short. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-11-13 Building an orchard with just a handful of cards is quite fun, and tracking points with dice cuts down on bookkeeping to ensure this is a quick and interesting experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Heroes Wanted (2014) 2018-11-12 Working out an optimal path around a conveyor belt made for some interesting decisions that featured another duo of comically random characters. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic Iberia (2016) 2018-11-12 A tense race against spreading diseases came down to the final turn in this excellent addition to the Pandemic series. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Onirim (second edition) (2014) 2018-11-11 A solid base game can be even more challenging and unique with the inclusion of various expansions, such as the Glyphs. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2018-11-11 Kells: The Abbey is a rather enjoyable game mode once one understands the rules, and building walls with dice is both fun and challenging. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Arboretum (2015) 2018-11-10 This lightweight card game features beautiful natural artwork of trees, and the solo variant is a decently enjoyable experience that may be a little too luck-driven. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2018-11-10 This quick and lightweight game plays in about 5 minutes with simple mechanics, and with some luck a perfect score was in the cards today. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-11-09 An interesting assortment of challenges ended up returning near the end to cut the journey short, yet this was another enjoyable experience with the artwork of a Tarot deck. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Onirim (second edition) (2014) 2018-11-08 The simple base game is quite effective and enjoyable, weaving an adventure through a surreal labyrinth with interesting choices. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Heroes Wanted (2014) 2018-11-07 The quirky assortment of heroes and villains makes each play unique, although the opening scenario seems like it might be too simple to truly represent the game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Heroes Wanted (2014) 2018-11-07 A unique hero and villain made for an interesting pregame situation, but repetitive and dry mechanics took away from a potentially thematic experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-11-06 A nice collection of commission cards resulted in an excellent score during another fun play of this beautiful, lightweight game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-11-05 This entry into the November 2018 Orchard Challenge went well enough, although the rotten fruit may not have been the best idea. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ticket to Ride (2004) 2018-11-04 A lot of bad luck with the final destination cards led to a mediocre score, and showcased how this train-based solo variant can be a bit frustrating. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2018-11-04 With no damage to any ship resources, a victory was barely secured during a very tense play of this excellent, nautically-themed game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] ACE Lobbyist (2018) 2018-11-03 Victory was not in the cards today with this quick and reasonably enjoyable card game that drums up interest in the art of lobbying. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2018-11-03 A handful of plays still did not result in the perfect score, yet this game provides a relaxing and enjoyable experience in just a few minutes. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic Iberia (2016) 2018-11-03 Disease spread slowly across Spain and victory looked to be in sight, but a final outbreak ended things just a little early in this excellent game in the Pandemic series. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-11-02 The hunt for a complete map did not succeed this time, yet this exploration-based game offers up an enjoyable experience with each and every play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Legends of Andor (2012) 2018-11-01 A tricky situation with the initial legend allowed a trio of heroes to triumph in this beautiful puzzle game that rewards cooperation and minimal combat. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2018-11-01 A combination of rude book thieves and poor scoring opportunities resulted in losses during a couple of plays with the simple librarian solo variant. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spy Catcher (1960) 2018-10-30 SGOYT November 2018 Activity 6. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Enigma (2012) 2018-10-30 SGOYT November 2018 Activity 5. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elephants on Parade (2003) 2018-10-30 SGOYT November 2018 Activity 4. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Microdot (1975) 2018-10-30 SGOYT November 2018 Activity 3. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Underground Game & What's the Letter? (1977) 2018-10-30 SGOYT November 2018 Activity 2. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Guesstimation (2009) 2018-10-30 SGOYT November 2018 Activity 1. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 44

October 2018
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2018-10-31 A selection of games and puzzles allows one to create unique, intertwined designs with these custom dice in a relaxing environment. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2018-10-30 Building the Alhambra with multiple tiles and money cards presents an interesting challenge with this excellent solo variant. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-10-29 Building an orchard provides a simple, compact sort of challenge filled with important decisions and more depth than one might expect from 9 cards. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun: Crossfire (2014) 2018-10-26 Putting together a team to beat a myriad of obstacles presents an interesting puzzle that varies considerably from play to play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Utopia Engine (2010) 2018-10-23 This roll-and-write game appears to be simple on the surface, but presents one with many challenges on the path to the final activation. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game (2012) 2018-10-21 Fighting against villains with various heroes provides an excellent experience complete with tension and plenty of problems to solve cooperatively with multiple characters. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: Origins (2015) 2018-10-21 Playing through a series of increasingly difficult solo trials allows one to form different teams of gladiators and take advantage of unique skills in this high quality game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun: Crossfire (2014) 2018-10-21 Working through a puzzle with a team of characters provides a satisfying experience as one finds solutions from different card combinations. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-10-20 A harvest theme makes for a charming experience that requires minimal components, yet features plenty of strategic decisions and thinking. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-10-19 A wide variety of beautiful landscapes create a colorful display where one must carefully plan each move to make the most of the commission cards. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tears of a Goddess (2015) 2018-10-18 As one travels through a city in this graphic novel adventure, mysteries unfold over the course of an enjoyable but limited sort of experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Legends of Andor (2012) 2018-10-17 Playing through various legends presents one with different sorts of challenges and puzzles that can change drastically as new chapters unfold. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Legends of Andor (2012) 2018-10-16 This beautiful game takes place in a fantasy world of legends, yet focuses more on finding creative solutions to different puzzles. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-10-16 Guiding a Fool through the various challenges presented in a Tarot deck provides an interesting experience with customizable difficulty. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Mint Works (2017) 2018-10-15 Against the more difficult solo opponents, one may enjoy a fast and portable card game that involves building up a small neighborhood. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun: Crossfire (2014) 2018-10-14 There is a great deal of enjoyment as one guides a team through a mission and multiple obstacles, which come together to form a challenging puzzle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Onirim (second edition) (2014) 2018-10-14 Traveling through a card-based labyrinth with unique artwork is an enjoyable and lightweight sort of challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2018-10-14 Building a small map with a number of tiles creates an interesting but lightweight challenge that offers up just the right amount of difficulty. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tears of a Goddess (2015) 2018-10-14 Solving various mysteries in this interesting graphic novel adventure allows one to choose a different specialty and follow various paths. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2018-10-14 Managing a small herb garden provides a quick and lightweight challenge with a collection of lovely artwork that creates a relaxing atmosphere. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Onirim (second edition) (2014) 2018-10-13 This simple but enjoyable card-based game challenges one to create sequences while avoiding nightmares on a quick journey through a whimsical labyrinth. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) 2018-10-12 Battling a super massive computer across a network provides a myriad of challenges within a fairly compact game space, filled with interesting decisions. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2018-10-11 This bright and vibrant game challenges one to build a city and earn more points than the solo opponent, yet it may become a little too easy and predictable over time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-10-10 Building an orchard from a mere 9 cards is a quick sort of challenge that includes meaningful decisions with an enjoyable and light theme. [SGOYT]
[BGG] One Deck Dungeon (2016) 2018-10-10 This portable dungeon crawler provides some interesting decisions, but is extremely dependent on luck with little room for poor dice rolls. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2018-10-10 This charming bowling game allows one to utilize real bowling concepts to create quick and simple sums on the path to the perfect score. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2018-10-09 With only a few beautiful cards, one can enjoy a quick and simple puzzle about preparing for a tea service. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: The Lost Cities (2012) 2018-10-08 Guiding a city's gladiators to victory is a strategic challenge with this excellent game that features high quality components and a lot of variability. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Mint Works (2017) 2018-10-08 Building a small neighborhood takes just a matter of minutes as one faces off against different solo opponents, although the challenge may be a little too lightweight and straightforward. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2018-10-08 This simple solo variant creates a unique challenge with each play, while still ensuring that gameplay is lightweight and quick. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Onirim (second edition) (2014) 2018-10-08 This card-driven game presents interesting decisions as one travels through a labyrinth of a dreamscape over the course of about 10 minutes. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2018-10-07 Guiding a submarine on a worldwide journey is fraught with peril and tension that is simulated excellently with this beautiful and challenging game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Onirim (second edition) (2014) 2018-10-06 Traveling through a dreamscape labyrinth progresses quickly with this simple game that includes a plethora of strategy and thinking. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2018-10-06 Building postal routes throughout Bavaria is a straightforward but challenging sort of puzzle that takes place on a beautiful board. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-10-05 This beautiful tile-laying game challenges one to explore the dangerous channels in the north as it simulates the seasons and tension of survival. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-10-04 Developing a map of the northern water in the search for an opening creates an enjoyable and challenging puzzle that differs quite a bit from play to play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-10-04 Overlapping cards to increase points is a clever mechanic that works well with this harvesting theme, while providing a solid challenge with each play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-10-04 Guiding a Fool through a lifelong journey of various challenges presents some interesting decisions, but may work best with an increased difficulty level. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-10-03 With just a few cards, this creates a strategic situation where one must carefully weigh the benefits and risks of building and harvesting an orchard. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Mint Works (2017) 2018-10-03 This highly portable game allows one to build a small neighborhood against various solo opponents, although it may be a little too lightweight and easy. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-10-02 This wonderful 9-card game features lightweight mechanics with a good deal of strategic thought as one builds and harvests an orchard. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-10-01 This beautiful card game combines lightweight but meaningful decisions with lovely artwork as one paints landscapes and completes valuable commissions. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 42

September 2018
[BGG] Shadowrun: Crossfire (2014) 2018-09-30 Cooperative deck-building and puzzle solving merge together in an interesting way with this game that provides a surprising amount of variety and challenges. [SGOYT]
[BGG] One Deck Dungeon (2016) 2018-09-29 The versatile cards cut down on the number of components in this somewhat interesting dungeon-inspired experience that may feel a little too mechanical. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2018-09-28 Beautiful and soothing artwork combines with lightweight mechanics to create a very enjoyable game that works well in many ways. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-09-28 Creating an orchard and harvesting various fruits makes for a relaxing game that features lightweight mechanics and interesting decisions. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Gaia Project (2017) 2018-09-27 A myriad of excellent mechanics and tons of variety come together with one of the best solo opponents to create a simply wonderful solo experience set in space. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2018-09-27 This solo variant shortens the game considerably while making it feel like more of a library, all with a lightweight set of mechanics. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2018-09-25 This classic game is quick and easy to play with a nice blend of simple addition problems and luck. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Utopia Engine (2010) 2018-09-24 This print-and-play game features an excellent concept and set of rules, so that the dice rolls matter and many decisions must be carefully made. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-09-23 Creating an orchard and harvesting the fruit provides a warm theme with card-driven mechanics that work surprisingly well in this wonderful little game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2018-09-22 This quick card game offers up a lot of strategic challenges within a small package, and is surprisingly interesting to play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) 2018-09-21 Solving challenges and working towards goals come together in a wonderful game that rewards careful planning, while still throwing in many variables to make each play unique. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) 2018-09-20 Battling a computer system across a network features unique challenges within an excellent puzzle that varies from play to play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-09-20 This intriguing way to use a Tarot deck tells a story while also offering up plenty of interesting decisions. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2018-09-19 Completing routes across Bavaria is a challenging puzzle that ties in with history, and takes place on a beautiful board. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2018-09-19 This beautiful tile-laying game has its enjoyable moments, but may become stale after multiple plays if one wants to do more than complete small puzzles. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ticket to Ride (2004) 2018-09-19 Completing train routes provides an interesting challenge that can feel a bit repetitive, yet still offers up a random experience with each play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Utopia Engine: Beast Hunter (2013) 2018-09-18 Tracking and attacking a number of terrible beasts while defending a village is an interesting premise in this great print-and-play game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Utopia Engine (2010) 2018-09-18 Exploring and powering up an ancient machine is a very enjoyable experience with this high quality print-and-play game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] HEX: Health Endurance XP (0) 2018-09-18 This simple and dry single page RPG is extremely light on enjoyment and decision-making power, yet offers up a quick opportunity to roll some dice. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-09-17 Exploring and creating a map of the frozen north is an interesting experience filled with tough decisions and challenges right up until the end. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tears of a Goddess (2015) 2018-09-16 An interesting journey takes place over the course of a single day as one tries to solve mysteries and puzzles, all in a unique graphic novel format. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2018-09-16 A bit of mathematical bowling is a highly enjoyable experience with a game that costs practically nothing to play, and offers up a lightweight challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wizard's Academy (2016) 2018-09-15 This fantastic puzzle challenges one to find solutions with the available spells, which is a very fun experience that makes for an excellent game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wizard's Academy (2016) 2018-09-14 A simply amazing puzzle is presented with a high degree of variability as one guides various characters to protect a magical academy against different threats through the use of unknown spells. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-09-14 Traveling to different locations to paint landscapes is a very relaxing exercise that provides a nice challenge in a short amount of time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Colonists (2016) 2018-09-14 Building a colony is a very strategic experience with a plethora of decisions to make in all facets of play, compounded by many factors that add unique challenges. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2018-09-13 Working out simple addition problems is a relaxing exercise as one enjoys a unique take on bowling. [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-09-12 With many ways to earn points and build up a quaint seaside town, the variable setup ensures that there are a lot of decisions to make. [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-09-11 Building a seaside town is an enjoyable challenge as new actions open up and the unique solo opponents follow different paths to potential victory. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tears of a Goddess (2015) 2018-09-11 Guiding a hero through a series of dangerous situations, all while trying to solve a mystery, is very enjoyable with this graphic novel format. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nightlight (2014) 2018-09-11 Putting together a team of unique stuffed animals to fight against the denizens of nightmares provides a reasonably interesting challenge, sometimes marred by bad dice rolls. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tears of a Goddess (2015) 2018-09-10 Working through a unique mystery in this graphic novel adventure seems to provide many different options and paths to completion, with a possible optimal path to discover. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-09-10 Challenging yet enjoyable, this tile-laying puzzle creates a map as one struggles to guide the crew home safely by the end of the expedition. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations (2014) 2018-09-08 Solving a number of cases is an exciting adventure, although as with most mysteries, reusability can be a concern in the short-term. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2018-09-08 A beautiful array of artwork brings this somewhat standard city builder to life as one pursues a number of different available strategies. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2018-09-07 Building a map with this solo variant creates a relaxing experience as tiles are drawn and laid out in a unique pattern. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations (2014) 2018-09-06 Setting off to solve a handful of unique cases is quite interesting within this graphic novel adventure setting. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-09-06 Using tiles to create a map simulates exploration of the frozen tundra quite nicely, complete with unique challenges and customizable goals. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations (2014) 2018-09-05 Sleuthing alongside Holmes and Watson is a unique experience with this graphic novel adventure that has much more than simple text-based clues. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Guillotine (1998) 2018-09-05 Mildly interesting for a short time, this feels far too repetitive with a limited amount of strategic elements: Luck basically runs each play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-09-05 Guiding the Fool through the Tarot journey is an interesting and relaxing experience, filled with challenges and ways to craft stories. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2018-09-04 A collection of unique dice can be enjoyed when working through various puzzles and games, all while creating beautiful knot designs. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2018-09-03 Creating postal routes between cities on a beautiful board is a very enjoyable puzzle with the solo variant. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations (2014) 2018-09-02 Puzzling through various cases is an enjoyable experience as one plays as either Holmes or Watson in this unique graphic novel adventure. [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-09-02 Building a seaside town changes with each play as robust solo opponents create different challenges in a very enjoyable sort of experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marrying Mr. Darcy (2014) 2018-09-01 Mildly enjoyable and entertaining, this ode to Jane Austen creates silly stories as characters work towards finding the best suitors. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 46

August 2018
[BGG] Codeword Cromwell: The German Invasion of England, 8 June 1940 (2014) 2018-09-04 A simply brilliant narrative-driven experience places one in charge of the fictional village of Birkham Stokes during a lopsided battle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Codeword Cromwell: The German Invasion of England, 8 June 1940 (2014) 2018-09-04 Defending a village while getting to know individual characters creates a unique narrative experience that showcases the struggles of war in a rural town with limited resources. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-08-31 This gorgeous game offers up a relaxing experience while still doing an excellent job of creating a lightweight and strategic puzzle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2018-08-31 Creating a map with the tiles works well with the solo variant, and presents a number of challenges as the map constantly shifts and changes. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-08-30 Creating a map while traveling through the uncharted northern territory is an enjoyable exercise in tile placement and exploration. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Codeword Cromwell: The German Invasion of England, 8 June 1940 (2014) 2018-08-28 A fantastic narrative experience evolves over the course of play, and puts the player in charge of planning the defenses of a small village. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Codeword Cromwell: The German Invasion of England, 8 June 1940 (2014) 2018-08-13 A narrative experience like none other, one is hard-pressed to not feel invested in the outcome of the battle, both during individual skirmishes and overall. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Codeword Cromwell: The German Invasion of England, 8 June 1940 (2014) 2018-08-12 This is a simply amazing game that builds a narrative and makes one feel fully invested in the survival of the fictitious village of Birkham Stokes. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Codeword Cromwell: The German Invasion of England, 8 June 1940 (2014) 2018-08-11 Taken mechanically, this has some shortcomings and could be rather boring, but from a narrative perspective, no game offers up the same sort of amazing experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Codeword Cromwell: The German Invasion of England, 8 June 1940 (2014) 2018-08-09 A fantastic narrative experience places the player in charge of the defense of a small village, with plenty of difficult decisions in a very immersive world. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Codeword Cromwell: The German Invasion of England, 8 June 1940 (2014) 2018-08-08 The growing tension of defending a village and protecting various characters creates a wonderful narrative that makes the events of each turn feel personal. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Codeword Cromwell: The German Invasion of England, 8 June 1940 (2014) 2018-08-06 Managing a village during a tense battle produces an exciting narrative from individual storylines to tales of skirmishes along the outskirts of Birkham Stokes. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Codeword Cromwell: The German Invasion of England, 8 June 1940 (2014) 2018-08-03 Dripping with theme and narrative, this may not offer up much mechanically, yet it brings a small village to life in the midst of unexpected battle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Codeword Cromwell: The German Invasion of England, 8 June 1940 (2014) 2018-08-02 A unique blend of narrative and war game aspects creates a truly human saga during the course of battle in a small, rural village. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 14

July 2018
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2018-07-31 A game about building tiles has a lot more going on beneath the surface with nuanced strategies and a whole set of interesting expansion modules. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations (2014) 2018-07-29 A delightful set of puzzling cases are enjoyable to play through, particularly with hidden elements and multiple paths to explore. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations (2014) 2018-07-28 This graphic novel adventure has many different paths to explore, all while trying to solve a plethora of mysterious cases in the quirky world of Sherlock Holmes. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2018-07-27 Creating interwoven patterns with high quality dice is an enjoyable activity that spans various difficulty levels with the included games and puzzles. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2018-07-27 This beautiful city-building game can become rather repetitive over time, particularly when one figures out the strategies to use with the solo variant. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2018-07-26 A challenging sort of puzzle, this provides an enjoyable experience that changes from one play to another. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-07-26 Working towards creating and traversing a map is both interesting and challenging, particularly with the inclusion of seasons that affect travel. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2018-07-20 Interesting decisions and the responsibility to build separate areas with unique goals makes this a highly variable and enjoyable game with every play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-07-17 Collecting landscapes for points is a thematically enjoyable experience that culminates in a series of strategic decisions, all playable in about 10-15 minutes. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) 2018-07-11 Puzzling through a unique setting encourages creative problem solving in a highly variable environment, where nothing is exactly the same from play to play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) 2018-07-11 An interesting puzzle presents itself in a unique theme with plenty of decisions to work through. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2018-07-09 Saving the world from disease is an interesting puzzle with this classic game that may not be shiny and new, yet it certainly stands the test of time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-07-08 An amazing journey through ice and water comes to life with easy-to-understand mechanics in a game that never gets old. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2018-07-06 This lightweight solo variant works extremely well to create a tile-based map that is surprisingly interesting to put together. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2018-07-04 This beautiful game plays in just a few minutes, and is an excellent way to unwind with just the right amount of decision making. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-07-03 A beautiful game about painting landscapes offers up an interesting challenge while still requiring only a small amount of time to complete. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2018-07-02 Creating intricate patterns with these unique dice is an interesting and relaxing activity, although the difficulty level can easily be altered. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-07-02 A fairly quick game makes use of a Tarot deck in excellent ways, showcasing the artwork and bringing the cards to life to simulate an individual's journey. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ticket to Ride (2004) 2018-07-01 Despite being brutally challenging and difficult to win, the solo variant plays quickly and is an enjoyable experience in route creation. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2018-07-01 Playing with a solo puzzle variant allows the garden tile artwork to be enjoyed on a larger scale within the confines of a fun, simple activity. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 20

June 2018
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2018-06-30 A beautiful tile-laying game offers up a very lightweight experience that may be a little too easy for some. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2018-06-29 This high quality game is interesting, especially with the strategic battle mat, yet it may not feel unique enough to stand out from similar games. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-06-29 The narrative potential is superb, and coupled with the simple mechanics, allows one to get fully immersed in plotting a course to the Northwest Passage. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Triplock (2017) 2018-06-28 Taking away the narrative and treating this as a puzzle game often adds to the enjoyment, and focuses in on what makes the game shine. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2018-06-27 Creating a small map with tiles is a relaxing and lightweight experience, likely enhanced with the use of various expansions. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Book 1: The War-Torn Kingdom (0) 2018-06-26 Traveling through a world of gamebooks is an exciting undertaking, filled with surprises and thousands of sections to discover. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Stone Age (2008) 2018-06-26 Using a limited number of workers and a set number of resources creates an interesting challenge as one builds up a small village. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-06-25 Creating a map is a fun activity with this tile-laying game, which can become even better when one gets into the theme and considers what it would have been like in the unmapped northern ice fields. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ticket to Ride (2004) 2018-06-25 Despite some confusing rules, there is a great game in the solo variant that challenges one to find efficient routes across a busy map. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-06-24 Although this may boil down to a game of collecting symbols, it truly shines with beautiful artwork and a theme that pulls the player in for an interesting challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2018-06-24 Creating designs with the artistic dice offers up an interesting challenge, and the set includes a nice selection of soloable games and puzzles. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Book 1: The War-Torn Kingdom (0) 2018-06-22 An innovative gamebook series provides an amazingly vast world to explore across multiple books, and along many different paths. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2018-06-21 With a simple solo variant, this transforms into a lightweight puzzle that plays quickly with a good deal of enjoyment. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2018-06-20 Puzzling through interwoven designs is an intriguing exercise that constantly calls for just one more play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2018-06-20 Figuring out how to manage the postal routes for 4 different colors is an excellent puzzle that plays out on a beautiful map. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2018-06-19 Although only a portion of the games can be played solo, Kells and its variations provide a very enjoyable experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2018-06-19 The various games and puzzles make this unique dice set work in many ways, with plenty of choices and strategies. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Knot Dice (2016) 2018-06-18 First impressions may not mean much, but this is a very interesting take on an abstract puzzle and offers some intriguing modes of play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Carcassonne (2000) 2018-06-18 Building at multiple levels to create a full map works well as a lightweight puzzle that provides plenty of challenges in a short play time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: Rise of Rome (2013) 2018-06-17 Despite the focus on gladiatorial combat, there is an emphasis on strategic thinking as one works through an interesting skirmish sort of puzzle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-06-17 An intriguing tile laying game comes together quite nicely with a unique theme and mechanics, all within a challenging atmosphere. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2018-06-15 Building postal routes offers up a unique challenge that relies on some luck, so that planning ahead is crucial to succeeding. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wizard's Academy (2016) 2018-06-14 Multiple unique elements not found in other games come together in an excellent way to create a constantly changing experience that is never exactly the same from play to play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-06-14 Although reliant on a lot of luck, this is an excellent storytelling game that uses a Tarot deck in a unique way. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2018-06-12 Arranging cards in suit columns is a simple enough exercise, yet the randomness introduces interesting challenges and strategies. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Oh My Goods! (2015) 2018-06-11 Creating production chains that work well is interesting, but the game relied too heavily on chance and luck to be truly enjoyable. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2018-06-10 An excellent nautical adventure takes one on a journey filled with plenty of tough decisions and interesting stories. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-06-10 Building a map with various tiles proves to be an enjoyable challenge, particularly when one sets forth with specific goals in mind. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nightlight (2014) 2018-06-09 Battling the denizens of nightmares becomes a strategic challenge when playing with multiple stuffed animals and finding various synergies. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ticket to Ride (2004) 2018-06-08 Plotting routes and placing train cars is quite enjoyable as one works on various strategies to successfully complete a challenging puzzle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ticket to Ride (2004) 2018-06-07 Working through a map-based challenge with trains works surprisingly well, and is a lot more variable than one might imagine. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2018-06-06 Creating postal routes is an interesting puzzle that changes with each play, and comes to life on an absolutely beautiful game board. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2018-06-05 This is an amazing, lightweight game that delivers beautiful artwork and an excellent challenge all in a 5-10 minute play time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-06-04 The artwork is gorgeous, and gameplay works extremely well to create interesting challenges within the 10 minute play time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2018-06-03 With the solo variant, this turns into a decent experience about managing a small library with different sorts of visitors. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2018-06-02 A highly customizable tile laying game works will with its historical theme, but can suffer from frustrating bouts of bad luck. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marrying Mr. Darcy (2014) 2018-06-01 The silly and lighthearted stories that develop during play make up for the reliance on dice rolls and lack of strategic depth. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 37

May 2018
[BGG] Tales of the Arabian Nights (2009) 2018-05-31 An interesting adventure works very well with the cooperative variant, weaving a story that is enjoyably unpredictable. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-05-31 An excellent way to enjoy a Tarot deck, the journey creates a narrative in a lightweight and relatively quick experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-05-30 Exploring the unexplored frozen regions and creating a map makes for an interesting tile laying game with a surprising level of story and strategy. [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-05-29 Building a town and competing in the seas against rival captains is handled quite well with a great deal of variety and strategy. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-05-28 A beautiful game creates a wonderful tableau of landscapes in a surprisingly strategic experience that lasts all of 10-15 minutes. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: The Lost Cities (2012) 2018-05-23 The excitement of working through a strategic gladiator combat round is amazing with a game that has a lot of variety and unpredictability. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: The Lost Cities (2012) 2018-05-23 Gladiator combat takes a very strategic turn with this great game, which provides practically endless variety and challenges. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ticket to Ride (2004) 2018-05-22 A solid, train-themed game creates an interesting puzzle that challenges one to plan for both short-term and long-term possibilities. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2018-05-22 A classic game provides an interesting challenge with each play that may not be the most enjoyable, yet the elements all work together very nicely. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2018-05-21 Teatime is a lovely experience with this very lightweight game that works nicely when played occasionally. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-05-20 A relaxing experience in the realm of painting beautiful landscapes provides a lightweight challenge that works exceptionally well. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Colonists (2016) 2018-05-18 A deep and complex puzzle takes time to master, but is not too difficult to learn and offers up many possibilities to succeed. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2018-05-17 A deceptively simple game about creating postal routes opens up to create an interesting puzzle that differs with each play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-05-17 A unique map of frozen islands and icy waters comes to life with excellent game mechanics that bring a tile-laying puzzle to life. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) 2018-05-16 A fantastic puzzle comes to life in a unique cyberpunk setting with a lot of variability and a fairly low number of components. [SGOYT]
[BGG] HEXplore It: The Valley of the Dead King (2017) 2018-05-15 There is an interesting game here if one is willing to work with the erasable boards and bring the world to life with a creative imagination. [SGOYT]
[BGG] HEXplore It: The Valley of the Dead King (2017) 2018-05-14 Although there is a lot to like with this one, a few flaws detract from the enjoyment of creating characters to take on an exciting text-based adventure. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-05-14 A Tarot deck can be enjoyed as a game with this lightweight experience that creates an interesting narrative with each play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] {WIP} ACE Lobbyist- 54 card contest 2018-05-13 This quick and easy game with a standard deck of cards introduces a political theme in an interesting light. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-05-12 An exploratory puzzle comes alive in the frozen waters of the north, and creates a fun and challenging way to map out an area. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-05-12 A beautiful game about painting landscapes works well in many ways to create a quick puzzle filled with interesting decisions and planning. [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-05-11 Building a seaside town is quite fun in a game that starts off with limited actions, but grows progressively more complex and challenging. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) 2018-05-11 An already excellent game opens up when one gets beyond the tutorial, and offers up a very fun and interesting challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) 2018-05-10 The simulation tutorial provides an interesting and useful way to ease into an interesting game complete with a unique puzzle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) 2018-05-09 The game mechanics shine once one learns the rules and terminology, and an interesting puzzle presents itself with each play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) 2018-05-08 The complex elements are not overly complicated, and create an interesting experience that takes time to master. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2018-05-08 The lovely art style and variable setup create a nice puzzle centered around postal routes, which is surprisingly interesting and relaxing. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ticket to Ride (2004) 2018-05-07 This train-themed puzzle is quite difficult with the solo variant, yet it provides an interesting and enjoyable experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-05-07 Although luck makes immediate losses possible, this is a fantastic game that highlights the art of a Tarot deck. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Oh My Goods! (2015) 2018-05-06 The luck factor is a bit too strong and creates a somewhat frustrating experience with an otherwise compact and interesting little game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wizard's Academy (2016) 2018-05-05 A masterpiece of a game that creates virtually endless variety and interesting, unique challenges with every play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Triplock (2017) 2018-05-05 An interesting concept that suffers from repetitive play and very few reasons to return for more. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-05-05 The journey across the icy waters and snow-covered islands creates a wonderful puzzle and surprisingly deep narrative. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2018-05-04 This absolutely beautiful gardening game is quite simple, sometimes a little too much so, yet creates a stress-free gaming experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2018-05-03 The solo variant is excellent, but after solving it, each play is more like an old friend than a fresh, new challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2018-05-03 A fairly bland game that benefits from my solo variant, but is still not one I would recommend. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2018-05-02 A rich, nautical narrative comes to life in a memorable experience with excellent solo mechanics. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nightlight (2014) 2018-05-02 A quick and lightweight dice-rolling game where stuffed animals attack nightmares. [SGOYT]
[BGG] HEX: Health Endurance XP (0) 2018-05-01 A particularly dry and simple solo RPG that is worth playing a few times for the experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-05-01 Beautiful artwork and simple mechanics make for a lightweight and relaxing challenge. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 40

April 2018
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2018-05-01 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Oh My Goods! (2015) 2018-04-29 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: The Lost Cities (2012) 2018-04-28 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marrying Mr. Darcy (2014) 2018-04-28 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: Rise of Rome (2013) 2018-04-27 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: Origins (2015) 2018-04-27 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2018-04-27 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Colonists (2016) 2018-04-26 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2018-04-26 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ticket to Ride (2004) 2018-04-25 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nightlight (2014) 2018-04-25 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Guillotine (1998) 2018-04-24 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-04-23 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Colonists (2016) 2018-04-22 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2018-04-22 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Colonists (2016) 2018-04-21 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Oh My Goods! (2015) 2018-04-21 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2018-04-20 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-04-20 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Triplock (2017) 2018-04-19 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ticket to Ride (2004) 2018-04-19 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2018-04-19 [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-04-19 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-04-18 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ticket to Ride (2004) 2018-04-17 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Grimslingers (2015) 2018-04-17 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-04-17 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ticket to Ride (2004) 2018-04-16 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2018-04-14 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2018-04-14 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-04-13 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2018-04-13 [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-04-12 [SGOYT]
[BGG] HEXplore It: The Valley of the Dead King (2017) 2018-04-11 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Untold: Adventures Await (2017) 2018-04-10 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Untold: Adventures Await (2017) 2018-04-09 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nightlight (2014) 2018-04-08 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: The Lost Cities (2012) 2018-04-08 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-04-07 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Colonists (2016) 2018-04-07 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-04-06 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nightlight (2014) 2018-04-05 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-04-04 [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-04-04 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Guillotine (1998) 2018-04-03 [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2018-04-02 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2018-04-01 [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 47

March 2018
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2018-03-31 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-03-31 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Stone Age (2008) 2018-03-31 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2018-03-30 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2018-03-29 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Herbaceous (2017) 2018-03-28 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sunset Over Water (2018) 2018-03-28 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-03-28 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2018-03-26 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Deadball (2017) 2018-03-24 [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-03-24 [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-03-23 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nightlight (2014) 2018-03-22 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nightlight (2014) 2018-03-21 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-03-20 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-03-19 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2018-03-18 [SGOYT]
[BGG] HEXplore It: The Valley of the Dead King (2017) 2018-03-18 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marrying Mr. Darcy (2014) 2018-03-16 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: The Lost Cities (2012) 2018-03-15 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: Origins (2015) 2018-03-14 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2018-03-13 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2018-03-12 [SGOYT]
[BGG] HEXplore It: The Valley of the Dead King (2017) 2018-03-11 [SGOYT]
[BGG] HEXplore It: The Valley of the Dead King (2017) 2018-03-10 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2018-03-10 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2018-03-10 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Guillotine (1998) 2018-03-09 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Triplock (2017) 2018-03-09 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-03-09 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2018-03-08 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2018-03-07 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wizard's Academy (2016) 2018-03-06 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2018-03-05 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2018-03-04 [SGOYT]
[BGG] English Eerie (0) 2018-03-04 [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2018-03-03 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2018-03-02 [SGOYT]
[BGG] {WIP} ACE Lobbyist- 54 card contest 2018-03-01 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Deadball (2017) 2018-03-01 [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 40

February 2018
[BGG] Guillotine (1998) 2018-02-28 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Colonists (2016) 2018-02-27 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Colonists (2016) 2018-02-26 [SGOYT]
[BGG] English Eerie (0) 2018-02-25 [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-02-25 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Oh My Goods! (2015) 2018-02-24 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Guillotine (1998) 2018-02-23 [SGOYT]
[BGG] {WIP} ACE Lobbyist- 54 card contest 2018-02-23 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tales of the Arabian Nights (2009) 2018-02-23 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tales of the Arabian Nights (2009) 2018-02-21 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tales of the Arabian Nights (2009) 2018-02-20 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tales of the Arabian Nights (2009) 2018-02-19 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2018-02-18 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tales of the Arabian Nights (2009) 2018-02-18 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tales of the Arabian Nights (2009) 2018-02-17 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tales of the Arabian Nights (2009) 2018-02-16 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-02-16 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-02-15 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Grimslingers (2015) 2018-02-15 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-02-14 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Grimslingers (2015) 2018-02-13 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Grimslingers (2015) 2018-02-13 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2018-02-11 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2018-02-10 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-02-10 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Colonists (2016) 2018-02-09 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2018-02-08 [SGOYT]
[BGG] {WIP} ACE Lobbyist- 54 card contest 2018-02-07 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2018-02-06 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: The Lost Cities (2012) 2018-02-05 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-02-04 [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2018-02-03 [SGOYT]
[BGG] {WIP} ACE Lobbyist- 54 card contest 2018-02-02 [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-02-02 [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-02-01 [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 35

January 2018
[BGG] The Colonists (2016) 2018-01-31 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2018-01-30 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2018-01-29 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Oh My Goods! (2015) 2018-01-28 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-01-28 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2018-01-27 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2018-01-27 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-01-27 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010) 2018-01-26 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Grimslingers (2015) 2018-01-25 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2018-01-25 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2018-01-24 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Oh My Goods! (2015) 2018-01-23 [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-01-23 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: The Lost Cities (2012) 2018-01-22 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: Rise of Rome (2013) 2018-01-22 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: The Lost Cities (2012) 2018-01-21 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: The Lost Cities (2012) 2018-01-20 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Triplock (2017) 2018-01-20 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2018-01-19 [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2018-01-19 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2018-01-18 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: The Lost Cities (2012) 2018-01-17 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marrying Mr. Darcy (2014) 2018-01-16 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Oh My Goods! (2015) 2018-01-16 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Oh My Goods! (2015) 2018-01-15 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-01-15 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-01-14 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-01-13 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: The Lost Cities (2012) 2018-01-12 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Hoplomachus: The Lost Cities (2012) 2018-01-11 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2018-01-10 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2018-01-10 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-01-10 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wizard's Academy (2016) 2018-01-09 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wizard's Academy (2016) 2018-01-08 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-01-07 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Stone Age (2008) 2018-01-07 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Grimslingers (2015) 2018-01-06 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-01-06 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2018-01-05 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Oh My Goods! (2015) 2018-01-04 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2018-01-04 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2018-01-03 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-01-03 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective (1981) 2018-01-02 [SGOYT]
[BGG] New Bedford (2016) 2018-01-01 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2018-01-01 [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 48

December 2017
[BGG] Wizard's Academy (2016) 2018-01-01 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Oh My Goods! (2015) 2017-12-31 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2017-12-30 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Oh My Goods! (2015) 2017-12-30 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Oh My Goods! (2015) 2017-12-29 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wizard's Academy (2016) 2017-12-29 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2017-12-28 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Catan (1995) 2017-12-28 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ex Libris (2017) 2017-12-27 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wizard's Academy (2016) 2017-12-27 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wizard's Academy (2016) 2017-12-26 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2017-12-25 A wonderful game that utilizes a Tarot deck in a way that creates stories and offers up a nice challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2017-12-24 A beautiful game with an excellent solo variant that challenges the player, yet may be easy to master over time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2017-12-23 A gorgeous game with a solo variant that creates a challenging puzzle with an easily managed solo opponent and a deep strategy. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tales of the Arabian Nights (2009) 2017-12-23 A wonderful narrative experience that relies almost entirely on luck, yet still provides an interesting and entertaining time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marrying Mr. Darcy (2014) 2017-12-22 A lightweight and somewhat humorous game with nice artwork and a surprisingly rich narrative potential. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Dingo's Dreams (2016) 2017-12-22 A bingo variation that is best played multiplayer, but may suffer from image recognition issues and a fiddly setup process. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Stone Age (2008) 2017-12-21 A thematic puzzle with limited resources, dice rolls with some mitigation methods, and a unique challenge with each play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Stone Age (2008) 2017-12-20 A thematic game that offers up a real challenge, but can sometimes feel scripted or a little too difficult. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2017-12-19 A lovely little game that offers a light challenge that can decrease in difficulty and enjoyment over time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2017-12-18 A well-designed solo variant with excellent mechanics, a solo opponent that is simple to manage, and a beautiful game world. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2017-12-17 A wonderful game that utilizes the Tarot deck in a unique way to create a challenging narrative through the entire set of cards. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2017-12-16 A fantastic game with a solo variant that creates a puzzle with a wonderful balance between luck and strategy. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tales of the Arabian Nights (2009) 2017-12-15 A narrative experience that is not a game, but does offer up very random stories with a typically interesting narrative. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2017-12-14 A quick and simple filler game with relaxing artwork and enough of a challenge to keep it interesting to play every now and then. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marrying Mr. Darcy (2014) 2017-12-13 A fairly quick game that can work as a solo experience with a light narrative, although end-of-game luck is a little too prominent. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2017-12-12 An extraordinary game driven by dice with a nautical theme and a real sense of tension that slowly develops over the course of play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-12-11 A surprisingly excellent base game with the solo variant, and one that works very well with up to 2-3 expansion modules. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2017-12-10 A wonderfully relaxing game with artwork that perfectly captures the theme and mechanics that are easy to learn. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2017-12-09 A classic game that plays fairly well and offers up a challenge, although the theme and storyline feel rather light. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2017-12-08 A great filler game with simple mechanics and a nice balance between play time and difficulty. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Puerto Rico (2002) 2017-12-07 An uninteresting game that has never clicked with me, and the solo variant does nothing to create an enjoyable experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2017-12-06 A unique and beautiful way to use a Tarot deck to tell a story, with mostly easy-to-understand mechanics that work very well. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2017-12-05 A cozy solo experience that offers up a relaxing challenge with a beautiful and historical board. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Deadball (2017) 2017-12-04 An immensely entertaining baseball experience that can be as simple or complex as the player desires, even from game to game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2017-12-03 A gorgeous game with a solo variant that creates unique challenges and strategies, all in a beautifully presented world. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-12-02 A simple game with a lot of strategic depth, luck, and risk that work together to create a surprisingly great filler game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-12-01 An excellent game with mechanics that are both challenging and simple in a way that is approachable by practically any player. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 38

November 2017
[BGG] Marrying Mr. Darcy (2014) 2017-11-30 Unique and old-fashioned, it can be enjoyed for the story elements but doesn't really work as a solo game even with modifications. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2017-11-29 Pretty and intriguing, it works well for several plays by challenging the player to find the optimal path and solution. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Deadball (2017) 2017-11-28 Exciting and completely customizable, it simulates an amazingly realistic baseball experience in a perfectly modular model. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Puerto Rico (2002) 2017-11-27 Fairly quick to play and small in needed table space, it misses a lot of marks by playing as a predictable puzzle with little enjoyment. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-11-27 Easy-to-learn and practically free to play, it merges luck and strategy into a game that has a somewhat oversized play area. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2017-11-25 Charming and simple, it plays quickly as a puzzle whose solution is sometimes a little too easy to figure out. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tales of the Arabian Nights (2009) 2017-11-24 Story-driven and immersive, it creates an excellent experience filled with interesting situations that might not qualify it as a true game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-11-23 Quick and simple, it plays in a short amount of time and packs a decent bit of strategy into such an easy game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Dingo's Dreams (2016) 2017-11-22 Cute and colorful, it offers up almost no challenge in a solo game although there may be ways to get some enjoyment out of it. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2017-11-22 Challenging and visually appealing, the solo variant creates a unique puzzle that differs with every play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Stone Age (2008) 2017-11-21 Difficult and well-made, the solo variant creates a unique and interesting puzzle that requires some time to learn. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-11-20 Interesting and challenging, it works as a nice little game with real bowling mechanics and small sums. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2017-11-20 Beautiful and immersive, the solo variant creates a challenging experience filled with various paths to victory. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2017-11-19 Adorable and beautiful, it creates the perfect way to unwind in a relaxing and stress-free gardening experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2017-11-18 Detailed and challenging, it simulates an adventure filled with tough and meaningful decisions in a beautifully executed theme. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2017-11-17 Interesting and deeply engrossing, it simulates the real decision-making process behind a leader in a beautiful game experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-11-16 Decent and interesting, it has a good deal of strategic thinking in a very easy-to-learn set of rules. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-11-15 Challenging and simple to play, it creates a fun sports-related experience with a standard deck of cards. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-11-15 Simple and interesting, it can be played with a standard deck of cards and creates challenges with calculated risks. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2017-11-13 Beautiful and relaxing, it creates more of an experience than a game complete with adorable components and fun mini-puzzles. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2017-11-12 Beautiful and relaxing, it challenges the player to complete several small garden puzzles with excellent and easy mechanics. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-11-11 Simple and easy-to-learn, it offers up a nice challenge within an economical and decently entertaining game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2017-11-10 Unique and variable, what it lacks in immersion it more than makes up for in quality and excitement. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-11-09 Mildly challenging and decently interesting, it works as a nice filler game that has more depth than a standard solitaire game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-11-08 Quick and simple, it provides an interesting mix of strategies that can be enjoyed with a standard deck of cards. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2017-11-07 Fun and challenging, it creates a thematic experience filled with meaningful decisions and a deep storyline. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle (2016) 2017-11-06 Wildly inconsistent and visually unappealing, it often drags on and feels much too dependent on luck and randomness. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-11-06 Fun and easy-to-learn, it offers up an enjoyable experience that anyone can play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle (2016) 2017-11-05 Somewhat thematic and interesting, it misses the mark with too much randomness and artwork that does little to inspire. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2017-11-04 Fairly quick and interesting, it uses a Tarot deck to create a challenge that makes the player feel connected to the character. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2017-11-03 Quick and relatively easy, it acts as a nice filler game with just enough difficulty to keep it interesting. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2017-11-02 Difficult and unpredictable, it offers a unique puzzle with each play that is typically enjoyable, but can be slightly lacking in theme. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-11-01 Highly variable and expandable, the solo variant creates an awesome experience filled with strategic decisions in a beautiful design. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Turkey Day (2009) 2017-10-15 SGOYT November 2017 Activity 5. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Board Games with Calico Critters 2017-10-31 SGOYT November 2017 Activity 4. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Sherlock Holmes Puzzle Case (2014) 2017-10-25 SGOYT November 2017 Activity 3. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The GameMaster's Apprentice (0) 2017-10-15 SGOYT November 2017 Activity 2. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Piece o' Cake (2008) 2017-10-31 SGOYT November 2017 Activity 1. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 38

October 2017
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-10-31 Interesting and challenging, it offers up a lot in such a simple package, although bad luck can sometimes ruin a game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2017-10-30 Beautiful and difficult, it creates an immersive solo experience filled with tough decisions and exciting moments. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2017-10-29 Highly variable and challenging, it facilitates an excellent adventure where decisions matter in an immersive theme. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2017-10-28 Enjoyable and unique, it mimics a dungeon crawler with a unique theme that utilizes a Tarot deck in excellent ways. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-10-27 Quick and easy-to-learn, it provides a solid challenge for such a simple solitaire game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-10-26 Highly variable and challenging, the solo variant makes for an exciting and unique puzzle every game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle (2016) 2017-10-25 Exciting and variable, it excels with the more difficult years while suffering from a little too much of a luck-driven outcome. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle (2016) 2017-10-24 Challenging in the later years and a great gateway deck builder, it develops interesting strategies with a little too much reliance on luck. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle (2016) 2017-10-24 Interesting and reasonably challenging, it scales well with increasing difficulty and provides some exciting moments. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle (2016) 2017-10-23 Somewhat enjoyable and challenging, it provides increasing difficulty but misses the mark on some key features. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-10-22 Highly variable and exciting, it packs a lot more strategy than one might expect into such a simple game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2017-10-21 Beautiful to look at and challenging, it shines with its exciting and variable dice-based battles but has minimal roleplaying elements. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2017-10-20 High quality and challenging, its battles provide an enjoyable experience that can be tempered by a slight lack of story. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Donsol (2015) 2017-10-19 Short and free to play, it involves excessive shuffling in a luck-based game with a simple dungeon crawler theme. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2017-10-18 Beautiful to look at and engaging, the solo variant makes the player think through a variable puzzle filled with challenges. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2017-10-17 Challenging and relaxing, it creates a cozy and mostly lightweight game with plenty of variability. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2017-10-16 Enjoyable and fairly lightweight, it packs a nice puzzle into a beautifully illustrated game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Deadball (2017) 2017-10-15 Interesting and completely customizable, it creates baseball stories with the simple use of dice. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2017-10-14 Immersive and enjoyably challenging, it builds tension slowly with a wide selection of unique decisions that matter. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-10-13 Classic and challenging, it plays quickly and provides a lot of depth with the use of simple addition. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2017-10-12 Challenging and simply awesome, it allows a player to choose many different paths while weaving a unique story each game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle (2016) 2017-10-11 Interesting and sometimes overly difficult, its fun moments can be overshadowed by too much luck and randomness. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2017-10-10 Variable and challenging, it plays quickly and offers up an interesting puzzle with a decent bit of enjoyment. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2017-10-09 Simple and quick, it makes for a decently enjoyable filler game with a few interesting mechanics. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-10-08 Timeless and interesting, it packs a good deal of strategy into a an easy-to-learn game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2017-10-07 Enjoyable and engrossing, it creates a wonderful storyline among the excellently crafted mechanics. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Puerto Rico (2002) 2017-10-06 Predictable and extremely dry, it lacks any sort of theme and the solo variant is solvable after just a few plays. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2017-10-05 Beautiful and relaxing, it offers up the perfect opportunity to wind down and enjoy a quiet time at the game table. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2017-10-04 Challenging and interesting, it can create a riveting adventure with exciting battles and an amazing storyline. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2017-10-03 Beautifully designed and easy to learn, the solo variant creates an enjoyable challenge that changes with each play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-10-02 Interesting and quick, it makes for an excellent choice when time is short but a slight challenge is desired. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2017-10-01 Excellent in design and quality, it becomes much too easy and automatically solvable after a number of plays. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 32

September 2017
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-09-30 Enjoyable and somewhat challenging, it can help improve mental addition speed while offering up a fun sports-related game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2017-09-30 Unique and interesting, the SoloPlay variant turns it into a wonderful puzzle with a deep strategy. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle (2016) 2017-09-29 Rather fun and random, it has a few interesting challenges with some balance and component issues. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tales of the Arabian Nights (2009) 2017-09-29 Unique and rather entertaining, it works well as a storytelling experience but can overstay its welcome if it goes on too long. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-09-28 Quick and lightweight, it makes for an excellent way to spend a few minutes working on a surprisingly interesting strategy. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2017-09-27 Bright and cheery, it makes for an enjoyable lightweight game perfect for winding down or reducing stress. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2017-09-26 Fun and challenging, a solo trial mode of sorts is an enjoyable way to quickly enjoy the game while working on some strategies. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-09-25 Very challenging and entertaining, it fosters a deep strategy while offering up all sorts of expandable variation. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-09-24 Quick and simple, it provides a decent enough mixture of variability and light strategic thinking. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2017-09-23 Exciting and well-paced, it creates a unique play each time with high variability and an excellent challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Deadball (2017) 2017-09-23 Surprisingly realistic and enjoyable, it allows each person to customize practically every aspect to best enjoy the experience. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Deadball (2017) 2017-09-22 Customizable and entertaining, it relies on dice and luck to weave a narrative that may or may not be worth the time. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Cottage Garden (2016) 2017-09-22 Beautiful in appearance and play, it creates a stress-free environment with lightweight puzzle challenges. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2017-09-21 Filled with a rich narrative and minor challenges, it uses a great set of rules to enjoy a Tarot deck. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2017-09-20 Variable and unique in many ways, it creates a gradual increase in difficulty with all of the right mechanics. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) 2017-09-19 Mechanically elegant and beautiful to look at, it offers up a great deal of variability within an enjoyable challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2017-09-18 Designed with the best quality in mind, it starts off amazingly well but can become less enjoyable from the midpoint on. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2017-09-17 Reasonably interesting and very difficult, it provides a quick challenge that is rather devoid of a story or theme. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Puerto Rico (2002) 2017-09-16 Quick and easy to understand, it may lack the variability to have any long-term enjoyment. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Dingo's Dreams (2016) 2017-09-15 Quick and simple, it offers almost no challenge but works as a very relaxing sort of puzzle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2017-09-14 With challenging puzzle-like mechanics, the beautiful artwork brings out an interesting and fun theme. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-09-13 Challenging and interesting, it becomes more enjoyable over time while still playing very quickly. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2017-09-12 Beautiful and extremely quick to play, it has limited long-term value with its solvable puzzle. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Puerto Rico (2002) 2017-09-11 Challenging with many victory paths to pursue, it plays rather quickly but is lacking a bit in theme. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2017-09-10 Rather fun and interesting, it plays quickly and offers up a truly difficult, but satisfying, challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Catan (1995) 2017-09-09 Much too reliant on simple dice rolls, the game drags on and offers little to no challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-09-08 Always rather interesting, it rewards multiple plays and often becomes more of a challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Stone Age (2008) 2017-09-07 Filled with strategic decisions and challenges, it can feel a little too heavy and long for its level of enjoyment. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-09-06 More complex than it may look, it provides a nice challenge that can sometimes be a little too luck-based. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2017-09-05 Challenging and interesting, its only main issue is the large amount of table space. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Donsol (2015) 2017-09-04 Fast and lightweight, it plays in just a few minutes and offers enough of a challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2017-09-03 Surprisingly challenging and enjoyable, it is easy to learn and quick to play. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bowling Solitaire (1969) 2017-09-02 Interesting enough to be enjoyable, it relies on some luck and a lot of strategy to solve mathematical puzzles. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2017-09-01 Cozy and enjoyable, it uses excellent mechanics to create a fulfilling challenge with a bit of luck-driven gameplay. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 34

August 2017
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2017-08-31 A solo dice and skirmish game with practically unlimited experiences, excellent components and mechanics, and some balance issues. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2017-08-31 A Tarot-based solo game with enjoyable mechanics, a way to enjoy the art of a Tarot deck, and a bit of a learning curve. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle (2016) 2017-08-30 A thematic solo game with progressive difficulty, enjoyable turns, and a missed opportunity for a great game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Tales of the Arabian Nights (2009) 2017-08-29 A storytelling solo experience with completely random outcomes, an enjoyable amount of creativity, and a play time that can drag on. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2017-08-28 A tense solo game with an ever-evolving strategy, simple mechanics, and somewhat repetitive play after awhile. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Thurn and Taxis (2006) 2017-08-27 A solo puzzle-type variant with a balanced challenge, straightforward and enjoyable mechanics, and a long setup phase. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2017-08-26 A fairly quick solo variant with multiple victory paths, an evolving strategy, and some table space issues. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2017-08-26 A lightweight solo puzzle game with a small number of components, an enjoyable and simple experience, and limited to no difficulty. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Dingo's Dreams (2016) 2017-08-25 A relaxing solo experience with lightweight play, a simple and fun challenge, and a lack of easy-to-distinguish tiles. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Dingo's Dreams (2016) 2017-08-25 A solo Bingo-related game with a relaxing and lightweight challenge, a very quick play time, and nice artwork that can be hard to distinguish. [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-08-24 A lightweight solitaire card game with easy-to-learn mechanics, a quick and fun pace, and a large play area. [SGOYT]
[BGG] City of Iron: Second Edition (2016) 2017-08-23 A well-executed solo experience with many viable strategies, excellent mechanics, and a rather large play area. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Artifacts, Inc. (2014) 2017-08-22 A dice-driven solo experience with a lightweight strategy, lovely artwork, and a heavy reliance on luck. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Artifacts, Inc. (2014) 2017-08-21 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Artifacts, Inc. (2014) 2017-08-20 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2017-08-19 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2017-08-18 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Donsol (2015) 2017-08-17 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-08-16 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2017-08-15 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Catan (1995) 2017-08-14 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2017-08-13 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-08-12 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2017-08-11 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2017-08-10 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scoundrel (2011) 2017-08-09 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2017-08-08 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2017-08-07 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Bogey (2016) 2017-08-06 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Too Many Bones (2017) 2017-08-05 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016) 2017-08-04 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2017-08-03 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle (2016) 2017-08-02 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Stone Age (2008) 2017-08-01 [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 34

July 2017
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-07-30 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-07-29 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-07-28 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-07-27 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-07-26 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-07-25 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-07-24 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-07-23 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Alhambra: Big Box (2009) 2017-07-21 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Elevenses for One (2014) 2017-07-20 [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 10

Albia SGOYT Stats

# of Lists: 23
Unique Entries: 491
Actual Entries: 765
<summary> Entries: 553
# of Games: 103

Top Months

32 - November 2018
28 - September 2018
28 - December 2018
27 - April 2018
27 - April 2019
26 - March 2018
26 - February 2019
24 - November 2017
24 - October 2018
24 - January 2019
24 - March 2019
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Top Games

19 - The Fool's Journey: Tarot Solitaire Card Game (2016)
17 - Expedition: Northwest Passage (2010)
17 - Thurn and Taxis (2006)
16 - City of Iron: Second Edition (2016)
15 - Alhambra: Big Box (2009)
15 - Elevenses for One (2014)
15 - Sunset Over Water (2018)
13 - Nemo's War (second edition) (2017)
11 - Bowling Solitaire (1969)
11 - Carcassonne (2000)
11 - Cottage Garden (2016)
11 - Herbaceous (2017)

Based on unique entries each month. A unique entry is a single game by a single user in a single month.