Original name: Patchwork (2014) | Designer: Uwe Rosenberg | Artist: Klemens Franz | Publisher: Lookout Games | Players: 2 | Age: 8+ | Time: 15′-30′ | Price: 15-20€
Patchwork is an abstract game in which 2 players will fit (stitch) pieces (patches) onto a board (quilt). Each patch requires a specific amount of time and price to be stitched. You’ll have to make the best use of the available space and resources to cover as much of the quilt as possible.
In this review we’ll talk about the game: type, price, designer, illustrator, publisher… We’ll show you its components and talk about their quality. We’ll give you a quick idea on its mechanics and how it is played. We’ll finish off with a review where we’ll share our opinion and help you on your purchase.
Use this “express tutorial” to teach new players how to play. It is quick and straight to the point to avoid overwhelming them with unnecessary information. It skips the setup and confusing rules that you can clarify when necessary. Play it for them while you set up the game.
In this tutorial we’ll show you how to play Patchwork from scratch, right out of the box. You’ll learn how to set it up, all the rules, including those clarified by game designers on FAQs.
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