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The Paw Press Game Review 

Entry #1, Pandemic The Original Co-op Game

By: The Unknown

 

Do you want to play fun game for friends and family? Pandemic is a board game created by Matt Leacock and published by z-man games in 2008. It is a co-op (cooperative games A.K.A. co-op games, are games where you work with other people) game for 2-4 people and takes around 45 minutes to complete. In the game you and your friends are a team of specialists who must eradicate 4 different diseases by treating the disease cubes and finding cures before there are too many outbreaks across the globe that destroy humanity. Specialist roles include the Scientist, the Quarantine Specialist, the Contingency Planner, the Medic, the Dispatcher, the Operations Expert, and the Researcher. 

 

Pandemic got 83 points on the 100-point test (the 100-point test is my test that has categories like cost, play time, and story). It got 4 awards which were, the Meeples’ Choice Award, the Origins Award for Board Game or Expansion of the Year, the GAMES 100 Best New Family Game, and the Golden Geek Award for Best Family Board Game. I think you should play if you like co-op games and games that you must travel around the board and if you like using powers specific to your character. The first time I played pandemic I thought, “I don’t know about this game” but then I was surprised by how fun it was. Because of this, the first time you play this game I recommend you play it on a weekend or a Friday because it takes a while to get used to. Arguably the medic is the most useful character because it destroys the diseases the fastest, but when you play it you are so focused on treating the diseases that you don’t even think about finding any cures.  

 

If you have any ideas or suggestions for my next game review or would like to review this game, then talk to Ms. Boswell. The next game I will be reviewing is going to be cool so look out for my reviews next week. 

 

 

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  1. Alden McGrath on November 1st, 2018 3:03 pm

    this is an epic artical ithink its the best one ever

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