CGI#34: Holi: Festival of Colors, Licensed Games, SPIEL Digital, and Bezier Games | Casual Game Revolution

CGI#34: Holi: Festival of Colors, Licensed Games, SPIEL Digital, and Bezier Games

In Julio E. Nazario's Holi: Festival of Colors, published by Floodgate Games, spread color and joy in a multi-tiered board game representing one of India’s most vibrant festivals.

Plus: the best new games from SPIEL Digital 2020, games to avoid for Valentine's Day, licensed games that aren't just cash grabs, a retailer's perspective of discovering solo play during COVID-19, how Ted Alspach of Bezier Games went from Adobe software genius to full-time board game publisher, and a FREE print-and-play game: Turbo Drift (2 player sample edition) by Button Shy Games.

This issue also features reviews of Sonora, The Crew: The Quest for Planet Nine, Last Second Quest, School of Sorcery, Cloud City, Break the Code, Aqualin, and a special review of Calico by Major Fun.

Page Count: 
60
Issue Number: 
34
Issue Period: 
Winter 2021
Authors: 
Justin Spicer, Bayard Catron, Dann Albright, Kevin Hadley, Jesse Tannous, Naomi Laeuchli, Stephen Conway
Catherine Wall
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Thanks again for another chance!
Adam Pudliner
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Thanks for the chance, again!

Andrew Holt
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I've only been part of a Holi celebration once.  Would love to see the full experience in India someday...

Malphazio
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Thanks for the contest 

Krista
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Holi looks awesome!

Losh
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This looks great.

Leon Benjamin Loo
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Thanks for the contest!

Cynthia Black
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My daughter (7) and I were recently learning about Holi. I think it is wonderful that you can have a game that is educational and fun!
Chuck Reed
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Love the magazin, will be supporting as long as you all print it! 

 

Thanks again for the chance at  a contest! 

 

 

Rob F.
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Looks like another great issue.  Definitely interested in the reviews of The Crew and Sonora.

THEODORE RICHTER
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Thanks for the opportunity. I can use a win in my life

Diane W.
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I love the insider- I’m always looking for new games and your information is spot on!

Kelly VanAuken
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I like the magazines layout.  

Cliff
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Thanks.

Rhonda Rettig
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Loving the content!

Jacob Buttz
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Thanks for another great read!

nlisson
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I love the cover.

Chuck Staples
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Can't wait to try the new print-and-play.

Chris Knight
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Thanks for the giveaway.

Rover-Michael C...
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the quick reviews looks like good articles to read

Dave
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Thanks for another contest!

Josh Christian
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The cover game, Holi, looks amazing!
Milly Voskanyan
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Sounds great!

Clint
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How color-blind friendly is Holi? It looks pretty but I'm always hesistant with games heavy on color to try them out as someone who has some red-green colorblindness.

Gerald Collins
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Thanks.

 

Cheryl Wilson
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Great information! Good luck everyone!
Jacqueline Smith
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Thanks a bunch for the opportunity....Happy New Years to all.

Leland Lee
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Fingers crossed

Xia Lee
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Great giveaway

JT
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Thank you for your articles and contests

Jason Cox
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This cover is beautiful! Great issue.

Bill Wolfe
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Defintiely would like to try Holi

Bryan Pagni
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I kinda want to chek out Holi and Break the code now.

Michael Shea
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Thanks Much.

Brian K
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Thanks for the giveaway opportunity. And I really can't recommend the printed version of this magazine enough to boardgame fans.

O~siris88
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Love the mag.

John B
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Keep up the interesting articles. 

Darla Peduzzi
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Thanks for the chance! We love new games!

Diane Sabatini
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The games sound great and the colors are amazing in this.  My son loves it.

Carla Lobosco
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Thank you for doing this

Kris
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I'm in it to win it!

Kathy Cozzarelli
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I love the cover.  I can't wait to read how the festival was turned into a game.

Greg L
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I have been reading from the initial issue. great content

Jonathan Nelson
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Thank You!

Howard Ratner
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Great games this month!

Whiskers
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Love the articles.  Keep up the great work.

Paul Sponaugle
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This issue looks superb.

Jeffrey Young
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Got my print copy today. So much great information. Thanks for the giveaway. 

Ben du Toit
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fingers crossed

Karrie Smith
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Thanks

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