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About Gaming Bits - Jonathan Nelson

I'm a happily married man with 2 wonderful kids. I love my family very much. I'm a big fan of board, card and RPG games and have been playing for over 20 years. As a board and card game reviewer, I'm hoping that this blog will inform, educate and entertain you. If you like it, please tell your friends and have them join in on the conversations. Thanks and GAME ON!!

Preview Review of Grease Monkey Garage

Recently I was given the opportunity to preview an upcoming new game. I received a prototype copy of the game and rules. These are my thoughts and opinions on the presented materials. Enjoy! Grease Monkey Garage is a game by … Continue reading

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El Alamein (Historical Photograph Edition) Review

El Alamein (Historical Photograph Edition) is a game by Atsuo Yoshizawa, distributed by Japanime Games. It is for 2-5 players. In this sequel to Barbarossa, players move their forces from Russia to Africa as they attempt to defeat the British … Continue reading

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Tak Review

Tak is a game by James Ernest and Patrick Rothfuss, published by Cheapass Games. It is for 2 players. In this game, players will enter the world of Patrick Rothfuss’ novel, The Wise Man’s Fear. Based on the abstract strategy … Continue reading

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Barbarossa (Historical Photograph Edition) Review

Barbarossa (Historical Photograph Edition) is a game by Atsuo Yoshizawa, distributed by Japanime Games. It is for 2-5 players. In this game, players control a division of the German army set to invade Russia during World War II. They will … Continue reading

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Blend Off! Review

Blend Off! is a game by Scot Eaton, published by Thunderworks Games. It is for 2-4 players. In this game, players take on the role of Master Mixers at the local Smoothie Shop. They’ll be racing to collect fruit in … Continue reading

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King of Tokyo: Power Up! (2017 edition) Review

King of Tokyo: Power Up! (2017 edition) is an expansion for King of Tokyo (2016 edition) by Richard Garfield, published by IELLO. It is for 2-6 players. This expansion adds a new updated version of the Pandakai character, as well … Continue reading

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King of Tokyo: Cthulhu Monster Pack Expansion Review

King of Tokyo: Cthulhu Monster Pack is an expansion for King of Tokyo and King of New York by Richard Garfield, published by IELLO. It is for 2-6 players. This expansion adds a new playable character including board and figure, … Continue reading

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