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Counter Magazine: issue 5 (May 1999)
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Store:  Strategy Games
Series:  Counter Magazine
Format:  Magazines

Counter Magazine: issue 5 (May 1999)

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Page 4 Of Dice and Men (News and Editorial Chat) by Stuart Dagger.

Page 9 News and Views from The Gathering by Greg Aleknevicus

Page 17 Two Binary Dice Games by Dan Glimne

Page 19 First Impressions of ManorCon by Gery McLaughlin

Page 21 Mike Clifford's Column.

Pages 22-56 REVIEWS:

Big City (page 22) Pool Position (page 38)
Alexander der Grosse (page 24) Ra (page 39)
Chinatown (page 25) Rigatoni Intriganti (page 42)
Citadels (page 26) Robin Hood (page 43)
1849 (page 28) Route NL (page 44)
Evergreen (page 29) Schotten-Totten (page 46)
Giganten (page 30) Stimmvieh (page 47)
Hovertank (page 33) Tendix (page 48)
Mamma Mia (page 34) Tikal (page 49)
Money (page 35) Union Pacific (page 52)
Mystery Rummy (page 35) Union versus Central (page 54)
For the People (page 37)

Page 56 LETTERS:

Greg Aleknevicus, Denis Arnold, Dan Blum, Derek Carver, Mike Clifford, Walter Cook, George Crawshay, David Croft, Barbara Dauenhauer, Stephen Glenn, Kendall Johns, Larry Levy, Gareth Lodge, John Lyne, Gery McLaughlin, Mike Oakes, John Paley, Alan Parr, Lutz Pietschker, Mike Ruffhead, Nick Stapley, John Webley.

Page 75 The Oxford History of Board Games reviewed by Stuart Dagger.

Page 77 Big Boys' Toys by Mike Siggins.

Page 79 PC Review (Knights & Merchants) by Mike Clifford.

Page 80 Themed Out by Mike Clifford.

Page 81 Introducing People to Gaming by Ben Baldanza.

Page 83 Playing Cards by Derek Carver.

Product Information

  • Manufacturer(s): Counter

  • Year: 1999

  • Weight: 145 grams

  • Language Requirements: The text of this item is printed in English. No rules are necessary for this item.

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