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    Carcassonne & Chill: A Medieval Board Game From Germany

    Get your chain mail ready for some medieval gameplay with Carcassonne, the German tile-based game set in pre-15th century France. Before a few months ago, my favourite board games were Monopoly and Scrabble. The former usually takes about 2-3 days to finish and the latter tests your vocabulary and ability to annoy your opponents by taking the coveted triple-word scores away from them. But that all changed when my partner introduced me to a game called Carcassonne. The German tile-based game sees you build up terrain with each tile, placing your pieces (called followers) on certain tiles, whether they be fields (known as farms), buildings, cities and lots more. You…