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The Hungry Gamer Previews The Original Sherlock Holmes and His Baker Street Irregulars

I learned something recently. There are a lot of games based on Sherlock Holmes. Like, a crazy amount. To be honest a lot of them have never really excited me, not because I do not find the IP interesting, but rather because they are often longer games that deal with a ton of puzzling. Interesting, just not usually my jam. However, this one, promised to be playable in under an hour...and could be played solo. Count. Me. In.

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The Hungry Gamer Reviews To the Death!

One of the first games I reviewed was this small compact little dungeon crawl game filled with cool 8-bit art. I enjoyed it, and it was a super popular prize in the giveaway I did with the extra copy I was provided. So when the designer reached back out and asked me it I would review his latest offering, a 1-2 player skirmish card game I was all about it.

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The Hungry Gamer Previews Feudal Endeavor

Engine building, grid tile placement is about the least sexy pitch I can think of for a game. It is. Yet, both of those mechanics are ones that I have grown to really enjoy over the past year or so as I have gotten deeper into doing reviews. It makes me regret that I had avoided them for so long.

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An Open Letter to the G33k Community

We at G33k-hq and Hungry Gamer have recently learned of a large exodus of writers from Everything Board Games due to their continued silence on the topic of Black Lives Matter.  You can read their statement below. We at G33k-hq and Hungry Gamer are in full support of Black Lives Matter. As recently as a …

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The Hungry Gamer Reviews Hasty Baker

Before I begin I was sent a copy of this game in exchange for an honest review, this is not a paid review. If you would prefer to watch a video of this review check it out below, and if you want to get your own copy click here. I don’t like cookies. Said no …

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The Hungry Gamer Reviews Tavern Masters

Before I begin, I was provided a copy of the game, and its expansions, in exchange for an honest review.  This is not a paid review. There is a real soft spot in my heart for fantasy tavern games.  I love Red Dragon Inn, and I enjoyed Dragon and Flagon (though I could never get …

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The Hungry Gamer Reviews Solar Storm

Before I begin, I was provided with a review copy of the game in exchange for an honest review. This is not a paid review. If you would rather watch a video of this review you can check it out below, and get your own copy here. I am always on the lookout for a …

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The Hungry Gamer’s Pre-Preview of Gears

Before I begin. I have not played this game, this is solely based on assets provided by the publisher, and the Kickstarter page. I will be receiving a pledge in exchange for an honest review during fulfillment. This is not a paid review. If you are interested in checking it out yourself click here. One …

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Pay What You Can: Fireball Island

This is a great opportunity to get your hands on a fun game, and help support those in need. The folks over at Restoration Games is having a “Pay What You Can” for the tabletop game Fireball Island. The retail is $75, the suggested is $30, but technically you could pay less. Pay What You …

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