Written Reviews

Game Tl;dr Publish Date Reviewer Review Date Rating for Couples
Hanabi Yes 2010 Ellen March 2013 10
Animal Upon Animal Yes 2005 Ellen April 2013 9
The Castles of Burgundy No 2011 Ellen March 2013 9
Defenders of the Realm Yes 2010 Ellen March 2013 8
Forbidden Island Yes 2010 Ellen April 2013 7_5
Lords of Waterdeep No 2012 Erik March 2013 7_5
Ticket to Ride: Europe No 2005 Ellen March 2013 7
Lost Cities No 1999 Erik January 2017 6.5


You can read our full reviews (how to play and a step-by-step breakdown of several aspects of the game) by clicking on the name of the board game.

Our “tl;dr” (too long; didn’t read) reviews give a short blurb on the purpose of the game but don’t go into the rules. They give our opinion of the game and might compare it to similar games.