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I’m a sucker for highly portable games. Hive Pocket is one of my all-time favorite games, period — and it just happens to be pocket-sized.[1] I also dig Love Letter, which supports four players and, at least in the US, was more or less solely responsible for making microgames a thing. So I was thrilled […]

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Hive Pocket is the first game I’ve ever given a 10 after one play session (of three plays). In a lifetime of playing board games, it’s also only my fifth 10 out of over 400 ratings. It’s sublime. As a game, it succeeds at being everything it wants to be: fun, challenging, and intense — […]

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