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October 2020
[BGG] Aeon's End: The New Age (2019) 2020-10-20 Necroswarm chalks up another win, time to think up a new strategy [SGOYT]
[BGG] Skulls of Sedlec (2020) 2020-10-14 Another winner in Button Shy's range of microgames with plenty to offer the solo player [SGOYT]
[BGG] Aeon's End: The New Age (2019) 2020-10-11 Sahala got stuck in an infinite loop [SGOYT]
[BGG] Aeon's End: The New Age (2019) 2020-10-05 Beginning some more deeper diving in games after spreading myself too thin prior to top 200 voting. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 4

September 2020
[BGG] Aeon's End: The New Age (2019) 2020-09-27 "More spells! More spells Taqren!" insists Hermione. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Aeon's End: The New Age (2019) 2020-09-26 Learning by trial and maggot-infested error. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marvel Champions: The Card Game (2019) 2020-09-22 Haiku heroes [SGOYT]
[BGG] Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up! 2020-09-20 The elegance of this game's resource wheel keeps me coming back. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marvel Champions: The Card Game – Thor Hero Pack (2020) 2020-09-20 Thor has some issues going head to head with Rhino, but Black Panther has more success with a range of allies [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2020-09-14 Top 5 for sure. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wingspan (2019) Thumbs Up! 2020-09-12 An unusually solid outing against the hard Automa. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sprawlopolis (2018) 2020-09-12 Considered a solo classic for a reason. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Circle the Wagons (2017) 2020-09-12 Needed more beers. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2020-09-12 Friday night staple. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2020-09-10 Revenge is best served with hot Strangling Firevine. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2020-09-09 A tight loss against England 2 in this solo masterpiece. [SGOYT]
[BGG] It's a Wonderful World (2019) 2020-09-08 Engine builder that offers tough choices with multi-use cards [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun Crossfire: Prime Runner Edition (2018) 2020-09-07 Shepherd and Ego do what they do best. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Obsession (2018) 2020-09-02 My latest Obsession has a Chef and ladies in need of service. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) Thumbs Up! 2020-09-01 Renegade is colourful chess and I'm not sure how I feel about it tonight [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 16

August 2020
[BGG] Marvel Champions: The Card Game (2019) 2020-08-31 Ms Marvel arrives on the scene to great acclaim! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Imperial Settlers (2014) 2020-08-31 I begin my plays of everything in the Solo Rotation to determine what goes in my Top 200 voting. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Obsession (2018) 2020-08-23 Manage your finances and don't let impropriety get in the way of a good estate improvement in this excellent strategic Euro. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Obsession (2018) 2020-08-22 Unboxing a much anticipated SGOmyT [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2020-08-20 Another solo challenge down. This one was really enjoyable because of the reduced decision space [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun Crossfire: Prime Runner Edition (2018) 2020-08-18 Airwave invests in a Bruce Willis movie and Ego saves karma for another day [SGOYT]
[BGG] Blackout: Hong Kong (2018) Thumbs Up! 2020-08-17 An underappreciated solo game with interesting core mechanics [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pocket Landship (2017) 2020-08-16 Great little solo PnP option that has minimal rules and components. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up! 2020-08-13 Two monthly solo challenges in a night. Very memorable. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2020-08-12 Joyful, bright puzzle for the PnPer or Kickstarter. Wonderful game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic: Rising Tide (2017) 2020-08-11 A challenging and tense twist on the Pandemic formula [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) Thumbs Up! 2020-08-10 Hattie Magnetic in autopilot [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) Thumbs Up! 2020-08-10 An outstanding solo game that is deserving of its legendary status. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Aerion (2019) 2020-08-04 When the mood is right, Aerion offers enough tactility and decisions to unwind. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marvel Champions: The Card Game (2019) 2020-08-03 Iron Man cooks Ultron to start off my month of SGOYT [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 15

July 2020
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2020-07-27 Medic, Scientist and Generalist fall just short of saving the world. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wingspan (2019) Thumbs Up! 2020-07-26 Tried a variant AI that offers a good challenge but slows the game down a bit. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2020-07-25 Ocean and Vital Strength used strife, destruction and Dahan to good effect. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) Thumbs Up! 2020-07-23 Nemo struggles with internal conflict as he descends into madness. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) Thumbs Up! 2020-07-22 Oshin Noro is officially a Renegade! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Renegade (2018) Thumbs Up! 2020-07-18 Being humbled by 1PG generosity and Alpha Moby's firewalls [SGOYT]
[BGG] Terraforming Mars: Prelude (2018) 2020-07-16 The humble insulation was the cornerstone of tonight's victory [SGOYT]
[BGG] Blackout: Hong Kong (2018) Thumbs Up! 2020-07-07 I'm wondering if I had that coffee too late in the afternoon. I'm awfully alert for someone who is normally asleep. Solo-con...plete. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marvel Champions: The Card Game (2019) 2020-07-07 She Hulk finally takes down Klaw [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun Crossfire: Prime Runner Edition (2018) 2020-07-07 A haiku for Odin and Shepherd [SGOYT]
[BGG] Terraforming Mars (2016) Thumbs Up! 2020-07-07 A modern classic and an acrostic poem [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wingspan (2019) Thumbs Up! 2020-07-06 3 soothing plays and a new Graph! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2020-07-05 Summer kitchen got all fired up this month. [SGOYT]
[BGG] A Feast for Odin (2016) 2020-07-04 Meditation with Odin [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun Crossfire: Prime Runner Edition (2018) 2020-07-02 Trace Pair Programs the drek out of the third scene. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ragusa (2019) 2020-06-30 My first variant published to the 'Geek! [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 16

June 2020
[BGG] Spirit Island: Jagged Earth (2020) 2020-06-30 A fun first outing with Shifting Memory of Ages. Fires, Floods, Paratroopers. All in a day's work for this Spirit. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) Thumbs Up! 2020-06-28 Nemo finds success in scientific discovery [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marvel Champions: The Card Game – Thor Hero Pack (2020) 2020-06-24 Thor and Lady Sif beat down on Klaw [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2020-06-24 Free time = let the Spirits and beasts hunt! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic: Rising Tide (2017) 2020-06-23 An all female cast pull out a satisfying win in the Netherlands [SGOYT]
[BGG] Imperial Settlers: Aztecs (2016) 2020-06-21 Aztecs are broken [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun Crossfire: Prime Runner Edition (2018) 2020-06-19 Ego and Delphi enter the Danger Zone and decide to Bring it on! after coming out alive. [SGOYT]
[BGG] It's a Wonderful World: Heritage Edition (2019) 2020-06-18 Leisure and Decadence has me thinking sideways [SGOYT]
[BGG] Clans of Caledonia (2017) 2020-06-16 Clan Robertson failed to fire tonight. Oh well. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2020-06-15 Shadows do more than flicker. A Pillar of Living Flame cleansed the island [SGOYT]
[BGG] At the Gates of Loyang (2009) Thumbs Up! 2020-06-14 At the Gates of my yard a red box will be for sale [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2020-06-12 A haiku, some praise and a strange detour through my childhood frustrations [SGOYT]
[BGG] Terraforming Mars (2016) Thumbs Up! 2020-06-10 Mining Guild fails to deliver a hospitable planet to the O2 preoccupied sockless [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2020-06-09 Variety is the spice for this month's Solo Challenge [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2020-06-08 On the Brink expansion continues to add a lot of value to the vanilla Pandemic game for me [SGOYT]
[BGG] Blackout: Hong Kong (2018) Thumbs Up! 2020-06-02 A money-heavy strategy where the mechanics earned their keep. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 16

May 2020
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) Thumbs Up! 2020-05-31 Another failure as Nemo tries to make himself renowned across the ages [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sprawlopolis (2018) 2020-05-23 Another month, another solo challenge down. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Architects of the West Kingdom (2018) Thumbs Up! 2020-05-23 A mixed feelings write up where I forgot to describe my game... whoops! In short: it was rags to riches lol [SGOYT]
[BGG] Aerion (2019) 2020-05-23 An atypical game that I'm not sure what to make of [SGOYT]
[BGG] Imperial Settlers: Aztecs (2016) 2020-05-22 Not sure if Im a genius or the Aztecs are just superheroes [SGOYT]
[BGG] Terraforming Mars (2016) Thumbs Up! 2020-05-21 The quintessential engine builder IMO [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nemo's War (second edition) (2017) Thumbs Up! 2020-05-16 Nemo's first outing as an explorer ended as an Inconsequential Victory but with a big asteroid as I'm sure to have missed hundreds of rules that would've otherwise sunk me. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marvel Champions: The Card Game – Thor Hero Pack (2020) 2020-05-13 Thor goes down to one of Loki's Frost Giants [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sprawlopolis (2018) 2020-05-09 Sprawlopolis is a modern classic solo game in my mind [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wingspan (2019) Thumbs Up! 2020-05-08 PB scores with 2019's PB [SGOYT]
[BGG] Circle the Wagons (2017) 2020-05-05 After 12 straight losses, I can record a win against Through the Desert [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 11

April 2020
[BGG] Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up! 2020-04-27 April solo challenge missed 30 by the skin of my teeth! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Imperial Settlers (2014) 2020-04-23 Barbarinsane score! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun Crossfire: Prime Runner Edition (2018) 2020-04-18 Trace hacks the World thrice in a single run in this unbelievably immersive card game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ragusa (2019) 2020-04-16 Alternative solo ruleset written and almost ready for posting. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2020-04-15 Another month another harvest [SGOYT]
[BGG] Bargain Basement Bathysphere (2018) 2020-04-15 A great first outing for my little Sub [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2020-04-14 Ocean and Keeper cleanse the island with synergy [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Manhattan Project: Energy Empire (2016) 2020-04-14 2 rote plays of Energy Empire [SGOYT]
[BGG] At the Gates of Loyang (2009) Thumbs Up! 2020-04-12 PB after manipulating the Regulars with a flirtatious Saleswoman [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic: Rising Tide (2017) 2020-04-11 A great night of flooding in the otherwise beautiful Netherlands [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ragusa (2019) 2020-04-10 More tweaking of the solo variant [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ragusa (2019) 2020-04-09 Ragusa has a second wind in my collection [SGOYT]
[BGG] Terraforming Mars (2016) Thumbs Up! 2020-04-08 A win on Mars and a thanks to Dave. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2020-04-06 April challenge taking advantage of many parks [SGOYT]
[BGG] Age of Civilization (2019) 2020-04-05 AoC is a quick solo civ-builder that does exactly as it purports; build a civ in 30 mins [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2020-04-04 April challenge with Plaice [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun Crossfire: Prime Runner Edition (2018) 2020-04-02 Shepherd Hacks their Comms and Ego Double Doubles for an iconic moment tonight. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 17

March 2020
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2020-03-29 Elders from afar challenge revisited [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2020-03-29 BoDaN scares and Thunderspeaker tears [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic: Rising Tide (2017) 2020-03-26 Historically Dutch, and an atypical win! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2020-03-25 An oldie and a goodie that shows it's lucky I'm not in charge of coordinating the international response to a hypothetical pandemic. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ragusa (2019) 2020-03-24 Third play of Ragusa and some mixed thoughts [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ragusa (2019) 2020-03-21 Positive early first impressions of Ragusa [SGOYT]
[BGG] Blackout: Hong Kong (2018) Thumbs Up! 2020-03-20 Played it like a dry Euro tonight. Still great though. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sprawlopolis (2018) 2020-03-18 Another month, another solo challenge loss [SGOYT]
[BGG] Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up! 2020-03-17 Connection to community feels great with a regular Solo Challenge. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2020-03-16 March challenge with the good and the bad. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Circle the Wagons (2017) 2020-03-13 Cows, water and wagons. What more would a historic wagon circle game need? [SGOYT]
[BGG] Clans of Caledonia (2017) 2020-03-13 Redemption via Cults of sheep and cow [SGOYT]
[BGG] A Feast for Odin (2016) 2020-03-12 In which I apologise for my actions. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marvel Champions: The Card Game (2019) 2020-03-10 She-Hulk is smashed by immortal Klaw [SGOYT]
[BGG] Clans of Caledonia (2017) 2020-03-08 An economic game where your Scottish Foresters can make huge volumes of whisky and drink the profits, leaving you with no VeePs. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2020-03-05 Daily Grind challenge complete after the real life daily grind. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2020-03-02 Laboured parallels with this month's theme, and two treemendous scores [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2020-02-29 Ocean's and Nightmares in a special setup [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 18

February 2020
[BGG] The Manhattan Project: Energy Empire (2016) 2020-02-29 Uwe Variant for solo plays seems promising [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2020-02-27 41 point Immediately: play of this all-time favourite [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2020-02-25 Rekindled love affair [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun Crossfire: Prime Runner Edition (2018) 2020-02-22 Shepherd continues to save up but went critical at the hands of a snarky Shaman Elf [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun Crossfire: Prime Runner Edition (2018) 2020-02-21 Shepherd is looking into his next upgrade [SGOYT]
[BGG] At the Gates of Loyang (2009) Thumbs Up! 2020-02-20 Farming food and feeding fairweather friends [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sprawlopolis (2018) 2020-02-18 February Solo Challenge loss! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun: Crossfire – High Caliber Ops (2015) 2020-02-13 Clocked over 50 plays of this awesome puzzly card game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun: Crossfire (2014) 2020-02-07 Most underrated game ever IMO. Just my 2 Nuyen worth. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 9

January 2020
[BGG] Marvel Champions: The Card Game (2019) 2020-01-27 Warming to Marvel: Champions [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sprawlopolis (2018) 2020-01-26 A challenge of 'Opolises thanks to d b [SGOYT]
[BGG] A Feast for Odin (2016) 2020-01-20 Still learning and getting better at Odin. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Imperial Settlers (2014) 2020-01-16 Amazons highly recommended. Skip the Atlanteans. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun: Crossfire (2014) 2020-01-15 Odin's backstory emerges [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2020-01-14 Spirit marathon [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2020-01-14 92 pieces of fruit harvested, only 2 rotten [SGOYT]
[BGG] Marvel Champions: The Card Game (2019) 2020-01-11 A lackluster initial outing with [-] Ms [/-] Captain Marvel. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2020-01-09 A record breaking farm in Arle! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up! 2020-01-09 It's all about the sand tonight. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2020-01-09 Sharp Fangs and Keeper won second time around. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2020-01-04 A binge of farming [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2020-01-03 3 red buildings remain a pipeline dream for me in Arle [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2019-12-31 Another Solo Challenge for Arle; this time showcasing peat [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 14

December 2019
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2019-12-21 74 points in this month's Harvest [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic: On the Brink (2009) 2019-12-20 A blossoming romance with the Pandemic Expansion and the new role cards [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Manhattan Project: Energy Empire (2016) 2019-12-19 Quick double play of Energy Empire [SGOYT]
[BGG] Blackout: Hong Kong (2018) Thumbs Up! 2019-12-18 A more successful run at Chapter 3 today! [SGOYT]
[BGG] EXIT: The Game – The Abandoned Cabin (2016) 2019-12-17 I had a great time escaping the Abandoned Cabin and I look forward to my next Exit experience [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2019-12-16 Another perfect night of fishing in Nusfjord [SGOYT]
[BGG] It's a Wonderful World: Heritage Edition (2019) 2019-12-16 In which I fanboy at length about components and mention gameplay [SGOYT]
[BGG] Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up! 2019-12-14 Strolling down the Glass Road for a Christmas Challenge and some practice with the old faithful. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sprawlopolis (2018) 2019-12-14 Lay cards trying to juggle half a dozen competing priorities and then wonder where all those -1 point roads came from [SGOYT]
[BGG] A Feast for Odin (2016) 2019-12-13 A post that is mostly about Odin, with some velociraptors and Shadowrun thrown in for some reason [SGOYT]
[BGG] Age of Civilization (2019) 2019-12-09 Rewriting histories with this quick little Civ-builder [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2019-12-07 Another win for Rampant. He will partner with Branch and Claw spirits next. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun Crossfire: Prime Runner Edition (2018) 2019-12-05 Ego took a beating [SGOYT]
[BGG] Age of Civilization (2019) 2019-12-04 A pleasant surprise from this recent Kickstarter arrival [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun Crossfire: Prime Runner Edition (2018) 2019-12-02 Airwave and Shepherd have an unusually successful run through the Crossfire [SGOYT]
[BGG] Shadowrun Crossfire: Prime Runner Edition (2018) 2019-12-01 Rocketing up the charts of Marc's Favourite Things! [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 16

November 2019
[BGG] A Feast for Odin (2016) 2019-11-25 A new PB generating bonuses off Bear and Baffin Islands [SGOYT]
[BGG] Underwater Cities (2018) 2019-11-24 An enjoyable game where I got disabused of my success as I finished [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic: Rising Tide (2017) 2019-11-21 I two-handedly saved the Netherlands after losing in my previous game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2019-11-19 My Orchards were a bit sparse tonight [SGOYT]
[BGG] Clans of Caledonia (2017) 2019-11-18 Clan Fergusson managed a PB of 144 in this alternate reality [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wingspan (2019) Thumbs Up! 2019-11-17 Perfect weight and level of decision-making for a Sunday night. So relaxing. [SGOYT]
[BGG] A Feast for Odin (2016) 2019-11-16 Yet another awesome outing with Odin. My favourite game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Jump Drive (2017) 2019-11-13 Light, fast engine building in space [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2019-11-12 Nusfjord makes me like fishing. Not real fishing with actual squirmy worms and the like, cardboard fishing where you can buy and sell shares and feed the town Elders... [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2019-11-09 Rampant continues his rampage with The Jungle Hungers [SGOYT]
[BGG] Blackout: Hong Kong (2018) Thumbs Up! 2019-11-08 Another night of puzzling through Hong Kong [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sprawlopolis (2018) 2019-11-07 My Sprawlopolis failed miserably. Estates were too small, too many industrial estates, and not Sprawlopolisising enough! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Circle The Wagons: Lone Cowboy (2017) 2019-11-07 Solo Scenario tried tonight; not sure if I'll prefer that to playing two handed at this point. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2019-11-06 A Spread of Rampant Green saved the Island with aid from Lesser Spirits [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2019-11-03 Arle is perfectly suited to a Sunday session [SGOYT]
[BGG] Sprawlopolis (2018) 2019-11-01 A light, refreshing spatial card-laying puzzle; perfect for a Friday night. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 16

October 2019
[BGG] Clans of Caledonia (2017) 2019-10-31 Contuinuing to explore the significantly different clans that inhabited Caledonia [SGOYT]
[BGG] Welcome To DinoWorld (2017) 2019-10-30 Post 101 sees poorly scrawled Brachiosaurus-plural-s nestled safely in an overcrowded Dino Park [SGOYT]
[BGG] A Feast for Odin (2016) 2019-10-28 100 SGOYT Posts in and I couldn't feel more at home [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2019-10-26 I was never a fan of fishing as a kid but if it was more like this then I'd be quite the fisherman by now. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2019-10-26 A classic for a reason. Always an enjoyable play and an interesting emergent narrative with some testing decisions. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up! 2019-10-22 My most-played game gets two more logged [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2019-10-21 Perfect mid-week puzzle [SGOYT]
[BGG] Blackout: Hong Kong (2018) Thumbs Up! 2019-10-20 A rewarding and challenging Euro that has 5 Chapters in a campaign you can play through. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Circle the Wagons (2017) 2019-10-19 Spatial little card-placement game that plays quick and is nice to play two-handed. Solo scenarios yet to come. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2019-10-17 Spirit Island rewards repeat plays with thematically grounded gameplay mechanisms [SGOYT]
[BGG] At the Gates of Loyang (2009) Thumbs Up! 2019-10-16 The classic makes its debut on my table [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2019-10-14 Thunderspeaker is little more than wind rustling the leaves without her Dahan. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wingspan (2019) Thumbs Up! 2019-10-11 A soothing engine builder with wonderful art, perfect for a Friday night [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic: Rising Tide (2017) 2019-10-10 A demanding and difficult game of managing disasters in a historically accurate setting. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 14

September 2019
[BGG] Architects of the West Kingdom (2018) Thumbs Up! 2019-09-30 Architects generates entertaining narratives with strong characterisation mixed with an innovative virtue track. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2019-09-27 Spirit Island and Age of Empires soundtrack goes oddly well together [SGOYT]
[BGG] Blackout: Hong Kong (2018) Thumbs Up! 2019-09-24 Pfister has designed an excellent game where you are welcome to use your imagination if you so desire. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Second Chance (2019) 2019-09-23 Portable solo which looks nice, plays quick and is challenging enough to keep coming back to. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Doppelt so clever (2019) 2019-09-23 Twice as Travel friendly dice-chucker [SGOYT]
[BGG] Ganz schön clever (2018) 2019-09-23 Travel friendly dice-chucker [SGOYT]
[BGG] Second Chance (2019) 2019-09-21 More polyomino therapy drawing while travelling [SGOYT]
[BGG] Second Chance (2019) 2019-09-19 A relaxing Uwe Rosenberg title where you get to colour in some boxes and wonder if everything will fit [SGOYT]
[BGG] Seven Bridges (2019) 2019-09-17 Seven Bridges is a network-building stroll and write where you are taking on a mathematician who knows things you don't. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Clans of Caledonia (2017) 2019-09-16 Clan Cunningham posted a respectable 133 in the Highlands tonight with a bit of milk production and some distilleries. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wingspan (2019) Thumbs Up! 2019-09-15 Still enjoying exploring the Forests, Grasslands and Wetlands of Wingspan. Sometimes you just can't find a bowl nest for the life of you! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Terraforming Mars: Prelude (2018) 2019-09-13 Sometimes it's not meant to be. Tonight Credicor wast able to take home the biscuits a second time [SGOYT]
[BGG] Terraforming Mars: Hellas & Elysium (2017) Thumbs Up! 2019-09-13 Credicor invested in energy industries, produced steel, oxygen and enabled constant aquifer pumping. Synergistic goodness here in Elysium. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2019-09-12 Arle is quickly becoming one of my favourite games [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2019-09-11 Spirit Island is a challenging game with emergent narrative elements and many, many, MANY ways to adjust gameplay to suit your preference [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2019-09-10 Orchard is a exemplar of elegance. Get yourself a copy and have a crack at the next monthly Solo Challenge! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Jump Drive (2017) 2019-09-09 Strap on your rocket boosters and go campaigning through space with this quick engine builder [SGOYT]
[BGG] A Feast for Odin (2016) 2019-09-08 Woodcutters and snare-hunters got together and emigrated to Bear Island [SGOYT]
[BGG] A Feast for Odin (2016) 2019-09-01 Marc The Sober Pillager got a bit overly aggressive, landed the English Crown and had a grand old time with special tiles [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic: Rising Tide (2017) 2019-08-31 The Hydraulic Engineer builds dikes frantically as the Director drags her away from her earthworks to share knowledge [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 20

August 2019
[BGG] Nusfjord: Plaice Deck (2018) 2019-08-30 Nusfjord Plaice deck opens up even more avenues for interesting strategic paths to be pursued; some of which lead to piles of shiny gold! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Architects of the West Kingdom (2018) Thumbs Up! 2019-08-27 Architects is an outstanding design that rewards interesting behaviour through a virtue track that also generates entertaining narratives. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2019-08-25 A Sunday stroll around the Fields of Arle. Perfect match. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island: Branch & Claw (2017) 2019-08-24 Trespassers not welcome on my Island. Elements and spirits play off one another for powerful combinations. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Railroad Ink: Deep Blue Edition (2018) 2019-08-22 A nice Roll and Write with good art and open decision space, but less strategic control and 'fun' than some of my other options [SGOYT]
[BGG] Underwater Cities (2018) 2019-08-21 Underwater Cities is a great Euro that takes tight hand management and tactical card play and binds it with engine building and city development [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2019-08-19 Orchard is an outstanding PnP solo game where you can compare your results to others in the monthly challenges [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2019-08-18 Chaining builds off the direction of a green building felt great [SGOYT]
[BGG] A Feast for Odin (2016) 2019-08-18 Pillaging is great fun when you're lucky [SGOYT]
[BGG] Underwater Cities (2018) 2019-08-18 A cool new engine builder that feels like a slightly more tactical version of Terraforming Mars [SGOYT]
[BGG] Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up! 2019-08-15 An open world romp around East Frisia; take it easy or search for efficiency and synergy [SGOYT]
[BGG] Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up! 2019-08-14 My most-played solo where strategies change over time [SGOYT]
[BGG] A Feast for Odin (2016) 2019-08-13 An enjoyable first outing with Odin [SGOYT]
[BGG] Clans of Caledonia (2017) 2019-08-07 Another enjoyable night where Clan Cunningham took to the Scottish Highlands and conquered all [SGOYT]
[BGG] Agricola (revised edition) (2016) 2019-08-03 So long Agricola. Not a keeper for me. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2019-08-03 Go hard or go home with Thunderspeaker [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 16

July 2019
[BGG] The Manhattan Project: Energy Empire (2016) 2019-07-31 Spinning plates in this game is a great way to reward thoughtful, balanced play [SGOYT]
[BGG] Clans of Caledonia (2017) 2019-07-28 A strategically rich and rewarding game that rewards repeat plays. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Scythe (2016) Thumbs Up! 2019-07-26 A dudes on a map game of efficiency that I must just suck at [SGOYT]
[BGG] Imperial Settlers (2014) 2019-07-26 A quick playing card game that feels more tactical than strategic [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2019-07-22 Solo challenges for Spirit Island are a great way to see how much better people are the game than I! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Clans of Caledonia (2017) 2019-07-21 Clan Campbell rules the Scottish Highlands with an Expert at the helm! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up! 2019-07-20 It's all in the spoiler tags [SGOYT]
[BGG] Architects of the West Kingdom (2018) Thumbs Up! 2019-07-16 Architects has all the characteristics of a classic [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord: Plaice Deck (2018) 2019-07-12 If you like Nusfjord maybe grab a copy of this for your Plaice. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2019-07-12 Always tense. Always a classic. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Jump Drive (2017) 2019-07-09 An addictive jump into space exploration. Drive down to your FLGS and grab a copy. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island: Branch & Claw (2017) 2019-07-08 I branched out and purchased this expansion so I could get my claws into more Spirit Island. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Clans of Caledonia (2017) 2019-07-07 Lots to love about this immersion into 19th Century Scotland. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2019-07-03 Mechanisms support the theme. That's why each Spirit feels thematically unique. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2019-07-02 Another SI fanboy repeats what everyone else has been saying for 2 years [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2019-06-30 Adore The way the 3-Game campaign forces you to play outside of your comfort zone. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 16

June 2019
[BGG] Pandemic: Rising Tide (2017) 2019-06-30 Still A great game that provides a distinct challenge that feels thematically tied to storms and flooding [SGOYT]
[BGG] Clans of Caledonia (2017) 2019-06-29 Enjoyable first play where a good score tells me either I'm a savant or a rules goof-er. Likely the latter. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2019-06-29 The river surges, the shadows flicker and the expansion is purchased lol [SGOYT]
[BGG] Imperial Settlers (2014) 2019-06-29 A win with the Egyptians. I feel like I'm getting the hang of this one. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Terraforming Mars: Hellas & Elysium (2017) Thumbs Up! 2019-06-26 First play on Hellas for me, and a win with Thorgate featuring Mohole exothermic release, Cupola City and Santa Claus' penguin-infested opposite. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Spirit Island (2017) 2019-06-23 First play, first win, wonder how much of that was because of incorrect play! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Imperial Settlers (2014) 2019-06-22 A new engine builder that's easy to set up and reset, and offers the agony of multi-year cards with some quirky art [SGOYT]
[BGG] Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up! 2019-06-20 49 plays in and ageing like a good wine [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wingspan (2019) Thumbs Up! 2019-06-18 Still enjoying birdwatching, just questioning execution of some unusual bird powers for solo play [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2019-06-16 I did a big long write up and somehow deleted it before posting but I wanted everyone to know this is a wonderfully simplistic puzzle game and perhaps this summary is a little too long which seems i… [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2019-06-13 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up! 2019-06-13 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Wingspan (2019) Thumbs Up! 2019-06-11 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2019-06-04 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Doppelt so clever (2019) 2019-06-02 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Architects of the West Kingdom (2018) Thumbs Up! 2019-06-01 [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 16

May 2019
[BGG] Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up! 2019-05-31 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Terraforming Mars: Prelude (2018) 2019-05-29 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018) 2019-05-28 [SGOYT]
[BGG] The Manhattan Project: Energy Empire (2016) 2019-05-27 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Isle of Skye: From Chieftain to King (2015) 2019-05-20 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2019-05-17 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Doppelt so clever (2019) 2019-05-14 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Roll Through the Ages: The Bronze Age (2008) Thumbs Up! 2019-05-12 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Architects of the West Kingdom (2018) Thumbs Up! 2019-05-10 [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 9

April 2019
[BGG] Hostage Negotiator (2015) Thumbs Up! 2019-04-28 Nice art, smart design but ultimately not enjoyable for me. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Doppelt so clever (2019) 2019-04-24 Addictive, dopamine-inducing cleverness. Love it! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up! 2019-04-21 I love to build toward a pinnacle end-game scoring building. My favourite and most-played game. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Terraforming Mars: Prelude (2018) 2019-04-09 If you haven't played this solo yet, what are you waiting for??? [SGOYT]
[BGG] Pandemic (2008) 2019-04-03 [SGOYT]
[BGG] Terraforming Mars (2016) Thumbs Up! 2019-04-01 [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 6

March 2019
[BGG] Architects of the West Kingdom (2018) Thumbs Up! 2019-03-30 Apparently Helena is still hard to beat. This game turns me into a storyteller. [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2019-03-30 My fave Midweek game because the buildings feel unique and POWERFUL! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Welcome To DinoWorld (2017) 2019-03-30 Who knew drawing dinos was such fun?! [SGOYT]
[BGG] Nusfjord (2017) 2019-03-17 An Uwe solo I will be revisiting for years [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 4

February 2019
[BGG] Architects of the West Kingdom (2018) Thumbs Up! 2019-02-19 What a great game and a great first experience with it. Will get plenty (read: HEAPS) of game time. [SGOYT]
Entries for the month: 1

Marctimmins89 SGOYT Stats

# of Lists: 21
Unique Entries: 219
Actual Entries: 270
<summary> Entries: 253
# of Games: 57

Top Months

16 - September 2019
15 - June 2020
14 - March 2020
14 - April 2020
14 - September 2020
13 - October 2019
13 - November 2019
13 - December 2019
13 - July 2020
13 - August 2020
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Top Games

13 - Spirit Island (2017)
12 - Glass Road (2013) Thumbs Up!
12 - Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game (2018)
11 - Nusfjord (2017)
10 - Fields of Arle (2014) Thumbs Up!
8 - Architects of the West Kingdom (2018) Thumbs Up!
8 - Blackout: Hong Kong (2018) Thumbs Up!
8 - Clans of Caledonia (2017)
8 - A Feast for Odin (2016)
8 - Pandemic: Rising Tide (2017)

Based on unique entries each month. A unique entry is a single game by a single user in a single month.