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Each year since 1980, GAMES Magazine has published a Buyer's Guide to Games in their year-end holiday issue. Except for once or twice in the early 1980s, the article has listed and reviewed one hundred games each year, and was thus dubbed The GAMES 100.
Early in the feature's history, the article served as a reference to many games available on the market, new and old, listing such long-time classic titles as Monopoly, Clue, and Scrabble--and even the occasional toy like Frisbee. In later years, the feature has focused more and more on recognizing the best and most unique new board and card games.
In 1991, GAMES also began recognizing the favorites in each category with a special Best designation, and has selected one game from the whole list to receive the highest honor of Game of the Year.
Through the early 1990s, more and more electronic games were included in the list, with the computer game Myst even winning Game of the Year in 1994. Beginning the following year, computer and cartridge games were split off and given their own separate Electronic Games 100 section.
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List: $25.00 $20.00 (20% savings!) Tarchna, 6th century B.C. During Tagete's day, the Etruscan community celebrates its own mythical father, and the oracles faithful to Achvizr, Alpan, Leinth and Thalna begin their purification path. They hope to honor their divinity through several...
List: $19.95 $15.95 (20% savings!) For the glory of the Emperor, these brave charioteers stand before you today to face the deadliest race track ever devised -- Arena Maximus! The winner will receive the laurels of victory and the mantle of immortality from the Emperor himself. The...
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Artifact Artifact is an exciting strategy game that sends players around the world to recover missing treasures. From Armenia to New Zealand, you search the world for lost and stolen artifacts as the leader of the Interpol's world-class Artifact Recovery... Funagain Games does not stock this edition of this title, usually because it's out of print.
Catch the Match
English language edition of Kunterbunt
List: $10.00 $7.99 (20% savings!)
Timeline Congratulations! You've invented a time machine. You will use it one day to learn about the rich history of the planet and perhaps even contribute to the betterment of Mankind. But first, you're gonna play the stock market and get really, stupidly... Funagain Games does not stock this edition of this title, usually because it's out of print.
Tongiaki: Journey into the Unknown 300 AD: The Polynesians embark on daring sailing trips and explore thousands of Pacific islands. Driven by overpopulation and a desire for adventure, they set forth into the unknown on simple catamarans called Tongiakis. Without any help from... Funagain Games does not stock this edition of this title, usually because it's out of print.
Crocodile Pool Party
English language edition of Kosmos' Rette Sich Wer Kann!
List: $24.95 $19.95 (20% savings!) The crocodiles are loose in the luxurious hotel swimming pool! Just seconds ago, the vacationers were enjoying the cool water of the pool, but what is that? A crocodile has just entered the pool -- and now there is one less swimmer! Wow! Theres...
I'm The Boss! English language edition of Kohle, Kie$ & Knete I'm the Boss is a game of deal making and negotiation, where you are an investor just trying to make a deal. Through intelligent negotiations, temporary alliances, and cutthroat bargaining you will rake in millions. But watch out for the other... Funagain Games does not stock this edition of this title, usually because it's out of print.
Phoenix Ready to see the world in a different light? Use lots of colorful language? Then welcome to Phoenix! The object of the game is simple: all you need to do is arrange a bunch of colored pawns in the same order as the light spectrum in the middle of... Funagain Games does not stock this edition of this title, usually because it's out of print.