SGOYT October 2016 Entries
Geeklist Entries by Game
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2016-10-13
2016-10-30
2016-10-31
"Advanced rules definitely put a spin on the game" [SGOYT]
2016-10-30
"Very interesting Solo PnP with pencil, paper, and 2d6's. Like it way better than PocketCiv. Definitely a nice solo game to play while watching a ball game" [SGOYT]
2016-10-30
2016-10-13
2016-10-10
2016-10-10
2016-10-10
"Great two player game. The variant is a great way to get the game on the table solo. It is a solid challenge to beat the AI. It is a very simple AI to run which leaves some interesting decisions. Add…" [SGOYT]
2016-10-05
2016-09-30
2016-10-26
2016-10-06
2016-09-30
2016-10-30
"So many choices and so few turns...Euro gold." [SGOYT]
2016-10-28
"One of the best Euro's ever created... ageless and such a brain burner. Wish I played more than a few times a year." [SGOYT]
2016-10-12
2016-10-30
2016-10-29
2016-10-27
2016-10-26
"A well designed solo deckbuilder with good art and card quality that provides a challenging gaming experience." [SGOYT]
2016-10-24
2016-10-27
2016-10-16
"Revisiting the game which started my SGOYT "career"" [SGOYT]
2016-10-10
2016-10-03
2016-10-27
2016-10-02
2016-09-30
2016-10-23
2016-10-08
"A potentially wonderful game that's ruined by a poor rulebook and a low level of difficulty once you do manage to wrap your head around the rules." [SGOYT]
2016-10-24
2016-10-20
2016-10-31
2016-10-07
2016-10-25
2016-10-24
2016-10-22
2016-10-20
2016-10-19
2016-10-12
"Great puzzle euro. Beat your own score but brilliant implementation to do it." [SGOYT]
2016-10-12
"Great puzzly euro farming...looking forward to more plays to see how the strategies break down based on initial offers." [SGOYT]
2016-10-11
2016-10-08
2016-10-02
2016-10-09
2016-10-31
2016-10-31
"Great game even for people who don't care for baseball" [SGOYT]
2016-10-25
"Great card game and a difficult challenge created by Marty." [SGOYT]
2016-10-21
2016-10-17
"Most played of 2016. Top 10 game. Quick, thematic, small foot print. Can be brutal if the AI team is too stacked." [SGOYT]
2016-10-14
2016-10-06
"Most played game of 2016 for me. I love this game in the physical format and also on the digital format. The mechanics are great and the gameplay is fast and smooth. I house rule you can look at the …" [SGOYT]
2016-10-05
2016-10-03
"Great solo game. Challenging and quick." [SGOYT]
2016-10-02
"Most played solo of the year for me." [SGOYT]
2016-10-05
"Different teams have a few different special cards. Haven't figured out what makes one team better than another though." [SGOYT]
2016-10-06
2016-10-30
2016-10-16
"Four open frames to finish led to a 135 score." [SGOYT]
2016-10-15
2016-10-14
"Tired of playing regular solitaire? Give this a try!" [SGOYT]
2016-10-14
2016-10-13
2016-10-11
2016-10-09
2016-11-02
"Tried this game for the first time. Worked out in between turns." [SGOYT]
2016-10-22
2016-10-13
2016-10-28
"Good game, good variant, fun time." [SGOYT]
2016-09-29
2016-09-17
2016-10-01
2016-10-05
2016-10-31
2016-10-30
2016-10-16
"Pleasantly surprised by the gameplay, looking forward to playign the whole game on different difficulties" [SGOYT]
2016-10-16
2016-10-28
2016-10-29
2016-10-31
2016-10-30
2016-10-26
2016-10-25
2016-10-15
"First impressions. Good game, not sure if its better than Patchwork. More plays needed!" [SGOYT]
2016-10-26
2016-10-23
2016-10-20
2016-10-02
2016-10-29
"Another Cthulhu deck builder. Solo version can be swingy, but tense." [SGOYT]
2016-10-27
2016-10-26
2016-10-23
2016-10-18
2016-10-31
2016-10-18
2016-10-12
2016-10-01
2016-10-23
"Rules, rules rules. I suppose once you have the rules down this is enjoyable but I'm beginning to think it just isn't for me." [SGOYT]
2016-10-15
2016-10-10
2016-11-01
2016-10-21
"Great implementation of the S.O.S. game system that includes a well integrated theme,quality components, and several different modes of play." [SGOYT]
2016-10-10
2016-10-08
2016-09-30
2016-10-10
2016-10-02
2016-10-09
"Solo dice rolling fun that continues to be an engaging and fun experience. The only real negative for me is no new content." [SGOYT]
2016-10-31
"A decent enough co-op; but compared to others feels like more time is spent on end of turn threat increase than on player actions." [SGOYT]
2016-10-16
2016-10-14
2016-10-06
2016-10-05
"This is a good light solo game that still provides a challenge." [SGOYT]
2016-10-11
"A great Ameritrash romp through a post-apocalyptic America. Oodles of dice chucking, item searching, minion killing, adventuring goodness." [SGOYT]
2016-10-10
"Great coop game with a well implemented theme and good variability with multiple scenarios and random setup elements." [SGOYT]
2016-10-03
2016-10-03
2016-10-01
2016-10-14
2016-10-14
"Fun dice chucker, almost tile layer that is more fun that I had thought it would be." [SGOYT]
2016-10-12
2016-10-03
"A nice little dice chucker. Very little maintenance." [SGOYT]
2016-10-29
2016-10-07
"Another nice dice chucker. Not too many decisions, but lots of zombies to kill." [SGOYT]
2016-10-05
2016-10-03
2016-10-28
2016-10-01
2016-10-26
2016-10-03
2016-10-09
2016-10-07
2016-10-24
2016-10-20
2016-10-16
"Good game- lots to keep track of, but is easy once you get going." [SGOYT]
2016-10-09
2016-10-08
2016-10-02
2016-09-30
2016-10-06
2016-10-31
2016-10-24
"Eldritch Horror might be a good game after all ;)" [SGOYT]
2016-10-13
2016-10-01
2016-10-05
"Nice one-sheet game with tough decisions to make. And one you cannot win." [SGOYT]
2016-10-23
2016-10-19
"Quick, 1-page zombie dice fight that gets tough quickly." [SGOYT]
2016-10-10
2016-10-05
2016-10-08
2016-10-24
"It's a New Beginning of a Wonderful Life for the Friends of Mineral Town, AKA Arle." [SGOYT]
2016-10-03
2016-10-15
2016-10-16
2016-10-31
2016-10-15
"One of my favorite coop games. The narrative is great and the difficulty can be adjusted and the expansions add a ton of replay ability." [SGOYT]
2016-10-10
2016-10-06
"A coop game that delivers Hollywood excitement." [SGOYT]
2016-10-05
2016-10-04
2016-10-02
2016-10-05
2016-10-25
2016-10-10
"IMO the best bang for the buck. Easily find-able for 10 and the game inside is solid. The multiple layouts make replayability a non issue. This is a must have in the Co-op genre." [SGOYT]
2016-10-16
"Tile laying co-op game where you try to prevent the fire from burning down the towns." [SGOYT]
2016-10-04
2016-10-04
"Big fan of this interestingly themed euro worker placement/resource management game but I must, need and have to get the Epic game going. That just seems to be the real game." [SGOYT]
2016-10-01
2016-10-13
2016-10-11
"This is a great coop/solo game that is difficult and fun. It handles a sensitive subject with grace. Highly recommended" [SGOYT]
2016-10-11
2016-10-09
2016-10-29
"Good way to pass the time" [SGOYT]
2016-10-24
2016-10-20
2016-10-18
2016-10-17
2016-10-09
2016-10-07
2016-10-25
"A neat little multi player game with an official solo variant that has economic, hand & resource management and even a spatial puzzle element." [SGOYT]
2016-10-28
2016-10-13
2016-10-11
2016-10-16
2016-10-28
2016-10-17
2016-10-13
2016-10-10
"Brutally hard solitaire. Easy to play but hard. Not much theme. Just a sit down and try to beat the deck solitaire game." [SGOYT]
2016-11-01
"Action packed game blending familiar DVG Leader game mechanics with a WWII submarine theme." [SGOYT]
2016-10-16
2016-10-15
"A good medium-weight worker-placement game in which you might learn something." [SGOYT]
2016-10-09
2016-10-20
2016-10-13
2016-10-16
2016-10-08
"Combined game with Ottoman Sunset" [SGOYT]
2016-10-03
"First three plays and impressions" [SGOYT]
2016-10-30
"Nice small game. Solo player really is a dummy." [SGOYT]
2016-10-14
2016-10-26
2016-10-25
2016-10-24
2016-10-21
2016-10-21
2016-10-16
2016-10-31
"Fun minigame. One page" [SGOYT]
2016-10-31
2016-10-28
2016-10-23
"Quick thematic swingy dice chucking card bonanza." [SGOYT]
2016-10-15
2016-10-08
"Excellent quick solo game that keeps me coming back for more. Overcome the theme and give this game a chance." [SGOYT]
2016-10-31
2016-10-21
2016-10-12
2016-10-08
2016-10-07
2016-10-05
2016-10-05
2016-10-21
2016-10-19
"Fun thematic solo game, saving the world from a deadly virus. Enjoyed my first play" [SGOYT]
2016-10-03
2016-10-16
2016-10-15
2016-10-13
2016-10-22
2016-10-20
"Fun, nice little filler game that plays well solo. A lot of randomness but still fun" [SGOYT]
2016-10-08
"A pretty game that has quite a bit of depth and planning under the surface." [SGOYT]
2016-10-31
2016-10-04
2016-10-01
2016-10-31
2016-10-28
2016-10-24
2016-10-23
2016-10-19
"With an expansion coming out soon, I can't see this falling any time soon. Excellent, thematic and just the right level of in your face and strategy deck building." [SGOYT]
2016-10-17
"My last years number 1 game and still a complete blast to play. The third scenario is the most violent so far in the mature rating of the game. Be warned." [SGOYT]
2016-10-16
2016-10-15
2016-10-06
2016-10-05
2016-10-04
2016-10-18
"For me this game is all about the theme, the theme, the theme, no treble..." [SGOYT]
2016-10-08
"Solid, but not quite super, game." [SGOYT]
2016-10-03
2016-10-25
2016-10-24
2016-10-31
2016-10-26
2016-10-20
2016-10-02
2016-10-01
2016-10-13
2016-10-15
2016-10-14
2016-10-12
"This game is a thematic challenging living card game that is one of my personal favorites for solo play." [SGOYT]
2016-10-08
"My revised decks get revenge on Return to Mirkwood!" [SGOYT]
2016-10-06
2016-10-03
2016-10-25
"If [i]Passage Through Mirkwood [/i]is a tutorial quest and [i]Escape from Dol Guldur[/i] was designed to show off the game's potential for co-operative play, I don't think it's unfair to suggest that…" [SGOYT]
2016-10-12
2016-10-13
2016-10-11
"Fun, mechanical euro. No theme whatsoever, but the solo mode is perfectly balanced and scales to experience. A terrific game for my first Feld!" [SGOYT]
2016-10-06
2016-10-08
2016-10-23
2016-10-20
2016-10-09
2016-10-08
2016-10-08
2016-10-08
2016-10-08
2016-10-26
2016-10-20
2016-10-29
2016-10-19
2016-10-25
"Gorgeous components. Programming cheekiness. Hidden scenarios. Hidden Boss. Fun gameplay." [SGOYT]
2016-10-24
"Gorgeous components and an intuitive rules introduction system- very video game like in its way of telling you what each thing does as you explore it. Only into the first scenario so solo longevity …" [SGOYT]
2016-10-22
2016-10-19
2016-10-24
2016-10-07
2016-10-02
2016-10-01
"Still a great tile laying game with a surprising amount of depth." [SGOYT]
2016-10-01
2016-10-21
2016-10-20
"Defeat as my heroes end up lost in the wilderness" [SGOYT]
2016-10-16
2016-10-02
2016-10-02
2016-10-25
2016-10-30
2016-10-08
2016-10-05
2016-10-31
2016-10-24
"Great story telling game, very similar in concept to Sherlock. Not that steep of a learning curve though" [SGOYT]
2016-10-11
2016-10-10
2016-10-08
2016-10-16
2016-10-16
2016-10-15
"A dice game set in the Onirim universe. First (very positive) impressions of the base game" [SGOYT]
2016-10-13
2016-10-06
2016-10-05
"This game's unique theme, fun artwork, and enjoyable solo gameplay keeps me coming back for more!" [SGOYT]
2016-10-04
2016-10-25
"A fun little PnP distraction with some interesting choices" [SGOYT]
2016-10-09
2016-10-26
2016-10-20
2016-10-15
2016-10-14
2016-10-13
"A quick, light, dice chucker with some interesting decisions to make." [SGOYT]
2016-10-26
2016-10-30
2016-10-29
2016-10-22
2016-10-05
"Nice solo game, but needs lots of extras to play." [SGOYT]
2016-10-25
2016-10-25
2016-10-16
2016-10-31
2016-10-21
2016-10-17
2016-10-16
2016-10-16
2016-10-14
2016-10-13
2016-10-09
2016-10-04
2016-10-04
2016-10-24
2016-10-30
2016-10-28
2016-10-23
2016-10-14
2016-10-13
2016-10-05
2016-10-17
2016-10-15
2016-10-14
2016-10-31
"A great variation to standard Pandemic that makes you want to keep playing game after game." [SGOYT]
2016-10-31
2016-10-21
2016-10-04
2016-10-31
2016-10-25
"don't buy it for solo, but if you have it, the solo is fun." [SGOYT]
2016-10-19
2016-10-12
2016-10-02
2016-10-05
2016-10-08
2016-10-10
2016-10-01
2016-10-08
"This is a clever hand management game that is well produced and fun to play." [SGOYT]
2016-10-06
2016-10-25
2016-10-25
2016-10-22
2016-10-31
2016-10-29
2016-10-05
"A quick and fun euro game of life, the universe and everything. Solo mode is tough though and I lost again, just 6 points shy of the target." [SGOYT]
2016-10-23
2016-10-13
2016-10-12
2016-10-11
2016-10-31
2016-10-29
2016-10-24
"A great dice game with a press your luck mechanic that is a very satisfying solo game experience......if you can find a copy to play." [SGOYT]
2016-10-20
2016-10-19
"Great little dice chucker. The rallycup and monthly rallyman challenges really make this game a fun romp each and every month. Quick." [SGOYT]
2016-10-08
2016-10-26
2016-10-26
2016-10-08
2016-10-08
2016-10-11
"Don't bother. Unless you like some state trivia." [SGOYT]
2016-10-20
2016-10-30
2016-10-04
"This is a Yahtzee style press your luck dice game that is a light and fun thematic solo game with good production value." [SGOYT]
2016-10-15
2016-10-18
2016-10-31
2016-10-11
2016-11-01
2016-10-31
"Great game. Great components and very thoughtful design. The artwork is gorgeous and the automa is pretty painless. The movements are becoming more second nature which allows me to focus on my game …" [SGOYT]
2016-10-30
2016-10-29
2016-10-19
2016-10-18
2016-10-11
"A truly great area control coop asymmetrical game with a fantastically integrated Automa solo mode. Game of the Year contender!" [SGOYT]
2016-10-10
2016-10-09
2016-10-23
2016-10-27
2016-10-27
2016-10-24
2016-10-24
2016-10-20
"Fantastic game. Extremely difficult. 4 handed is an absolute brain burner. Winning this though is such a thrill because you really know you accomplished something." [SGOYT]
2016-10-10
2016-10-07
2016-10-06
2016-10-04
"Tense, very close Crossfire mission. The game continues to impress." [SGOYT]
2016-10-01
2016-10-01
2016-10-08
2016-10-24
2016-10-05
2016-10-01
2016-10-27
2016-10-18
2016-10-16
"Challenge post" [SGOYT]
2016-10-24
"Smooth playing worker placement with tough decisions. Definitely will make my list for Solo Top 100" [SGOYT]
2016-10-16
2016-10-29
2016-10-10
"Really solid light game that screams solitaire. Very thematic as you try to save everyone before sinking. Love the book that shaows the gradual sinking of the ship as you scramble to get everyone on …" [SGOYT]
2016-10-05
2016-10-16
2016-10-31
2016-10-29
2016-10-19
2016-10-07
2016-10-29
"The Shadows solo variant is always tough. Trade Federation ability...grrr!" [SGOYT]
2016-10-07
2016-10-22
2016-10-08
2016-10-14
"A rules mistake turned my first game into an early defeat, ready to try again." [SGOYT]
2016-10-20
"Galaxy-Class" [SGOYT]
2016-10-15
2016-10-10
2016-10-05
2016-10-09
2016-10-07
2016-10-04
2016-10-08
2016-10-05
"zombie survival game with an unofficial solo variant." [SGOYT]
2016-10-02
2016-10-30
2016-10-17
2016-10-13
2016-10-10
2016-10-06
2016-10-17
2016-10-22
2016-10-18
"Compete in a surfing competition! Two modes for solo play, a beat your own highscore and a campaign like variant. Great looking game!" [SGOYT]
2016-10-31
2016-10-28
"For me the mark of a great game is one I love playing, even if I lose. This hits that threshold for sure. A truly ingenious design. #GOTY2016 Contender!" [SGOYT]
2016-10-18
"An excellent solo experience. One of my top games for sure as the play is just that much fun. Cube "currency" is a bit of a pain though. Recommended!!!" [SGOYT]
2016-10-18
2016-10-15
2016-10-13
2016-10-11
2016-10-10
2016-10-06
2016-10-06
2016-10-05
2016-10-04
2016-10-03
2016-10-03
2016-10-03
2016-10-02
2016-11-02
"Played first campaign of Grand Campaign Solo Challenge, and liking the game more now." [SGOYT]
2016-10-30
"TAL is a great solo game that combines several different game play features with a deck construction element. Great game!" [SGOYT]
2016-10-21
"Very satisfying game" [SGOYT]
2016-10-16
2016-10-16
"Tough choices and unexpected events make for a good time" [SGOYT]
2016-10-16
"Combination action, planning, and RPG. Offers great player agency and a thrilling experience." [SGOYT]
2016-10-12
"Every game always turns out interesting" [SGOYT]
2016-10-10
"First playthrough with impressions" [SGOYT]
2016-10-04
"Rewarding game of planning, execution, and luck" [SGOYT]
2016-10-08
2016-10-01
2016-10-29
2016-10-27
"It's tiny! Plays like the original. Not the best solo experience." [SGOYT]
2016-10-08