This section contains games either not published or distributed in the UK, or in a cheaper foreign edition, and brought to you by the Guru. All you need to play them is an English rule book which I will send to you by email when you place an order
As if 6 was not enough they've gone and added another 5! A variant of the classic evening closer 6 Nimmt! This is a German game, English rules can be found ob Boardgamegeek
A Fake Artist Goes To New York
A Fake Artist Goes to New York – is a party game for 5-10 players. Players take turns being the Question Master, whose role is to set a category, write a word within that category on dry erase cards, and hand those out to other players as artists. At the same time, one player will have only an "X" written on his card. He is the fake artist!
Take turns playing cards, but watch out, if someone plays the same amount of cards in a higher number they will steal yours, but not is all lost if they get caught with cards in hand they will lose points! This is a German game, English rules are available on Boardgamegeek. I
The player mice in Alles Käse want to collect as much cheese as possible, and to do so either they can play it safe, scout the territory, and see whether the cheese they find sticks around for later pilferage – or they can take a chance on a sweet-looking chunk of Swiss and possibly end up in a trap. This is a German game, English rules are available on boardgamegeek
Buckeroo for adults (and children!). Will the wooden block you take off the 'Pizza' base score you positive points or negative for knocking the whole lot over? Another game of genious from Germany
Basari : Das Kartenspiel
Pick an action and hope no-one else has, or you will have to bid with the other player to be able to take the action, or you could let them do it if the price is right. This is a German game - English rules can be downloaded from the internet
Cacao - The Chocolate Expansion
Cacao: Chocolatl features four modules for the Cacao base game, and these modules can be used individually or in any combination with the other modules. This is the English and German Abacusspiele edition
Checkpoint Charlie is a game of observation, deduction, and mental agility. Watch all the suspects carefully and find out which of them is the chief of spies using the clues that you and the other investigators uncover. Be the first to find the chief of spies and become the best hound dog!
What did the Romans ever do for us? Well they invented ticket touting (the theme of the game) amongst other things. Tense filler from Jeffrey Allers.This is a German game, English rules will be provided
Circus Train : Boxed (Second Edition)
The second edition of Circus Train!, All the fun of the fair in this highly original game where players are ringmasters hiring talent to perform circus shows touring across America by train.
Coloretto : 10th Anniversary Edition
Are you like a Chameloen? Change colours just enough times to win this simple card game. This 10th anniversary This is a German game you can find English rules on www.boardgamegeek.com
Deep Sea Adventures
A group of poor explorers hoping to get rich quickly heads out to recover treasures from some undersea ruins. They're all rivals, but their budgets force them all to share a single rented submarine. In the rented submarine, they all have to share a single tank of air, as well. If they don't get back to the sub before they run out of air, they'll drop all their treasure. Now it's time to see who can bring home the greatest riches.
Fantasy Defense is a challenging card game that can be played either solo or cooperatively. Manage your limited units to defeat the orcs besieging the seven gates of your city. Each attack you fail to repulse decreases your kingdom's morale, drawing oblivion a step closer.Available to pre-order, expected in stock Thursday 5th April
Friedemann Friese's 2009 SDJ nominated family game is a trivia game in the style of Wits and Wagers. Guru View : The BEST Trivia game on the market, popular with familiy and gamers alike. This game needs to be in your collection!
Feuer & Flamme Ran an den Grill
Cook yourself up some family fun! Try to put the food on the grill, but if there isn't enough room you're going to have to stack it, and hope nothing falls off. This is a German game, I will provide an English rules translation
Filou ("Felix the Cat in the Sack")
Using their mice as bait, players attempt to grab the cat in the sack, in there are a jumble of good and bad cats. The good ones score you points, and the bad, well they cost. This is the German edition, I will email English rules to you if you ask for them
You have to be ruthless in order to win, you are the landlord and what you say goes, well nearly, depending on which cards you hold. Make the most money from your tenants to win the game. You can buy the rip off Stronghold games edition at RRP £25 or this at a far more reasonable £14
Gad's Hill 1874 and expansion Railway Station
Take your part on reconstructing the city in Gads Hill 1874. The player who brings the most relevant information to this reconstruction project wins the game. And expansion Railway Station
With the help of magical coats and deft hand movements, players pick up the egg and try to carry it back to the castle — but that won't be easy as depending on the die, they might have to crawl through another player's legs, balance on tiptoes, or walk around the table.
Glen More (German Edition)
Heralded as the best 'Gamers game' to be released at Nuremburg 2010, Glen More sets players against each other as Cheiftans of Scottish clans. This is a German game, rules translations can be found on boardgamegeek.
Hanabi Extra (German Edition)
The greatest co-operative ever made. Includes the expansion Avalanche of Colours. This is a German game and rule translations are available on www.boardgamegeek.comThe Extra edition includes 5 card holders and 'extra' large cards
In Hanamikoji, two players compete to earn the favors of the seven geisha masters by collecting the performance items with which they excel. With careful speculation and sometimes a few bold moves, you may earn the essential items by giving away the less critical ones. Can you outsmart your opponent and win the most favors of the geisha?
Time for the cockroaches to hit the dance floor in Kakerlakentanz. Players take turns playing their dance cards, then making the right — or precisely the wrong — dance moves and sounds while naming the style of dance.
Welcome to the elephant festival in the Indian province of Kerala! Colorfully decorated elephants roam everywhere, and naturally players want to participate and make the most magnificent fairground with as many elephants as possible.. This is a German game, it is language independent and English rules can be found on boardgamegeek.com.
Break the code before your opponents do it! Kryptos puts you in the role of a cryptographer whose task is to decipher the secret codes. Think, plan and analyze, but do not waste your time because watchful opponents will surely take advantage of every mistake!
Also known as 'Dutch Blitz' Ligretto is a family card game first played in the 19th Century. Different coloured Ligretto's can be combined to make the game playable by up to 12 players. English rules are included as standard