The Tao of Gaming

Boardgames and lesser pursuits

Darwin’s Journey

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“My theory of evolution is that Darwin was adopted.”

— Stephen Wright

There’s a clever idea here — some workers are better at certain tasks (and lesser trained workers cannot do some tasks). But that is completely overwhelmed by the other dozen mediocre ideas thrown into this box. And at 2.5 hours (with teach) this way overstayed its welcome.

Worker placement in theory but drowning in point-salad-dressing.

Rating — Indifferent, bordering on avoid.


Written by taogaming

May 24, 2023 at 9:53 pm

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  1. […] got to thinking about this because of last night’s game of Darwin’s Journey. (Which I didn’t enjoy.) Darwin’s Journey is legible. You can glance at a player’s board (and the board) and […]

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