Games Magazine Awards
Funagain Games is
Your OFFICIAL SOURCE
for the GAMES 100
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.
|< Previous Year||Games Magazine Awards: 2011||Next Year >|
Hansa Teutonica Z-Man Games Hansa Teutonica will be another take on the Hanseatic League, a loose network of cities and guilds that traded amongst themselves from the 13th to the 17th centuries, which has previously been ludically transformed in games like... Funagain Games does not stock this edition of this title, usually because it's out of print.
List: $65.99 $52.99 (20% savings!)
War of the Roses: Lancaster vs York This game of strategic and political dominance, bribery, and manipulation focuses on the Wars of the Roses, a series of dynastic civil wars between supporters of the rival houses of Lancaster and York, for the throne of England. Funagain Games does not stock this edition of this title, usually because it's out of print.
List: $70.00 $55.99 (20% savings!)
List: $59.95 $47.99 (20% savings!)
Word on the Street
List: $27.99 $22.99 (18% savings!)
List: $35.00 $27.99 (20% savings!)
List: $17.99 $14.40 (20% savings!)
List: $24.99 $19.99 (20% savings!) The S.S. Nvrsnks is going down, and who is always first off a sinking ship? The rats! Move your group of rats off the ship before the rising water drowns your furry friends.. and your opponents may also share some of the rats in your group.
Hagoth: Builder Of Ships
List: $22.95 $18.95 (17% savings!) Players compete in an effort to design, build, and sail ships to the Land Northward. Through these efforts players are awarded Victory Points. The first player to obtain 25 Victory Points wins the game.