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Join us this week in our first episode of Season 2 of Games from the Cellar. We ride the tide of the Mighty Mississippi in the 1997 Classic, Mississippi Queen!
Mississippi Queen, designed by Werner Hodel, was first published by Rio Grande Games in the US in 1997. Mississippi Queen won the Spiel des Jares in 1997.
Episode Summary Embark on a journey with us as we navigate the thrilling world of Mississippi Queen, the classic 25-year-old steamboat racing board game. We cover all of the challenges and surprises that can alter the course of the race at any moment, and delve into the nuances that make this game a unique experience.
Our conversation isn't restricted to just the game's history and elements. We've got a treasure trove of strategic insights to share, useful for newbies and seasoned players. We'll reveal our thoughts on the game's mechanics, the strategic challenge of picking up passengers mid-race, and how a single wrong turn can significantly shift the game's outcome. We'll recount our personal experiences during our adrenaline-fueled round of the game, emphasizing how the thrill of the race can keep you on the edge of your seat, right till the very end.
We also highlight the game's adaptability for different audiences, making it a perfect choice for a family game night. So hold onto your seats and get ready for a riveting deep-dive into the world of Mississippi Queen. Whether you're a long-standing fan or a curious newbie, this lively discussion promises an enjoyable ride for all.
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