Nieuw Amsterdam

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Designers Jeffrey D. Allers
Publishers White Goblin Games
Year released2012
Players2-5
Playing time (minutes)75
Boardgame Geek linkhttp://www.boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/128898/new-amsterdam
Reviewsdereport  (11.07.2013) by Walter
dereport  (04.10.2013) by Walter
Individual ratingsAaron: 8, Horst: 8, Walter: 8, Moritz: 7
Westpark Gamers' ratingred starred starred starred starred starred starred starred stargray stargray star
Game of the Month
September 2013
Few know that New York nearly became Dutch and that the cigarette name Stuyvesant does not come from nowhere. In the game we trade (historically correct) in furs, build up fields and try to control the growing city politically. All this plays in a logical and fluid manner, is balanced, only mildly competitive and offers a lot of material for the testing of various winning strategies. That the game is also optically convincing is an additional reason to visit Nieuw Amsterdam, the game! But now I have to wear my klokjes and deal with the natives….