Three Minute Thoughts: Ecosystem

Ecosystem utilises a blend of card-drafting mechanics (i.e. Sushi Go, 7 Wonders) and tile building (i.e. Kingdomino) and a nice scoring system revolving around certain combinations of animals and streams to form a 4×5 matrix. The game is easy to explain, and the cards are smaller than other games which gives it a novelty effect.Continue reading “Three Minute Thoughts: Ecosystem”

Three Minute Thoughts: Splendor

Splendor, a game to earn points through jewels. Jewels are resources of the game, and jewels can lead to other jewels, or victory points. Have enough jewels? You just may attract the attention of nobles, who – you guessed it – gives you more points. The early game is slowwwww, however things pick up onceContinue reading “Three Minute Thoughts: Splendor”