If you asked me what my favorite release was last year i will quickly tell you High Treason. This game is just the perfect balance of back and forth struggle for a two player game. Recently i had the opportunity to talk to Alex Berry about it.
This is one of the most unique themes I have come across in a game. How was it chosen?
I thought of doing a trial game with the key mechanic of jury selection. Having a 12 person jury would be too onerous for gameplay mechanics, so I wanted to pick a jury trial that had less than 12. Louis Riel’s seemed to fit the bill the best.
Munchkin is a divisive game. It’s massively popular, it generates endless piles of money for Steve Jackson games yet many people in the hobby hate the game. They absolutely hate it. I am not one of those.
The X-Men edition of the game is put out by USAopoloy under license from Steve Jackson games and Marvel. The game and its content will be familiar to most who have played any version of Munchkin but lets take a deeper look.
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