Games I Play

I've played quite a few games during my time on this earth. Here are some of my all-time favorites. I highly recommend them.

King Arthur Pendragon

Type and subject: Roleplaying game, set in the magnificent realm of the legendary King Arthur 
Manufacturer: Nocturnal Media 
Designed by: Yours truly 

King Arthur Pendragon is my favorite game, and after 35 years of game design, my masterpiece. I have an on-going game, the “Lindsey Campaign.” More about the game here.

 
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Valley of the Mammoths

Type and subject: Boardgame, multiplayer. Caveman tribes compete against Starvation, and each other, to build four villages in the Valley of the Mammoths. Resource management, hunting, some combat. 
Designed by: Bruno Faidutti 
Manufacturer: Asmodeé (in French), Ludodelire 

Learn more about it here.

 

 

Kingmaker

Type and subject: Boardgame, multiplayer. The War of the Roses, with players controlling factions in tactics and combat. 
Designed by: Mike Uhl, Don Turnbull, Andrew McNeil 
Manufacturer: Avalon Hill.
Learn more about it here.

 

Parthenon: Rise of the Aegean

Type and subject: Multiplayer boardgame, set in Classic Greece. Players race to build the infrastructures and spectacular parthenons. Resource management, trading, no direct interlayer conflict.
Designed by: Andrew Parks, Jason Hawkins 
Manufacturer: Z-man Games 
Learn more about it here.

 

Puerto Rico

Type and subject: boardgame, multiplayer. Players are plantation masters in colonial Puerto Rico. Resource management, no direct interlayer conflict. 
Designed by: Andrew Seyfarth 
Manufacturer: Rio Grande Games 
Learn more about it here.

 

Settlers of Catan

Type and subject: Boardgame, multiplayer. 
Abstract game racing to obtain ten points. Resource management, plus luck, wherein Players build cities and roads. 
Designed by: Klaus Teuber 
Manufacturer: Mayfair Games 
Learn more about it here.

 
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Antike

Type and subject: War, resource management. Unique in that there are no random factors
Designed by: Mac Gerdts 
Manufacturer: Rio Grande Games 
Learn more about it here.