Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Twilight Struggle

Bruce and I played our first game of Twilight Struggle last night. Wow. Kind of like 1960: The Making of a President on speed. So many choices. Such crappy cards to select among! This is a game that has a lot of replayability.


In the end, Bruce won decisively with the Soviets. I just couldn't keep up to him and switched strategies about half way through to my detriment. We learned a lot about the rules (played a few wrong!) and 2.5 hours just vanished. I was wondering why I was tired on the drive home!


Up next: Some more 1/72-scale Germans.

3 comments:

  1. This must be the new board as it looks cosmetically different than mine. Wow, you let the Soviets rampage through South America.Ouch! I find that the key to being good at this game is being able to manage your opponents cards that are in your hand.

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  2. Definitely a great game. GMT games tend to eat up lots of time, but the card driven event mechanics are quite clever.

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  3. If it is the number one on boardgamegeek there must be a reason :)

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