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Michael Schacht, game designer

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Favorite Games

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The standard of game designs is nowadays extremly high in quality. Therefore it can be really hard to find the outstanding titles within the enormous number of releases. 
Doodle_City_Vorlage_sw_2er2Nevertheless there are a lot of great games from my colleagues that we prefer to play, when we don’t have to test my prototypes.

At home the little dice game Doodle City is at
the moment the most played title, as it is
very qualified for two players and therefore also for our sunday’s breakfast table.
A little house rule softens the hardness of the minus points for the trees.

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Favorite Games

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The standard of game designs is nowadays extremly high in quality. Therefore it can be really hard to find the outstanding titles within the enormous number of releases. 
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Nevertheless there are a lot of great games from my colleagues that we prefer to play, when we don’t have to test my prototypes.

Rediscovered after a long break: Ticket to Ride is the alternative to the classical patience, for travelling or at rainy sundays.
You’ll be addicted!

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Favorite Places

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There are so many incredible places. Some are very popular and some are hidden or just of personal object. I try to visit them frequently or at least hope to return for a second time.
The old rubble hill Alsumer Berg is located in the north of Duisburg.
Surrounded by industry and the river Rhine you will find after a short hike a quite place with great views.

Find more of my favorite places here.

Favorite TV Series

sopranos

As i have a graphical education i am very visual. No surprise that animated pictures are a great thing to kill my time with.
With The Sopranos the modern age for TV series started. So, this makes a good first posting in that category.

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Favorite Games

Bildschirmfoto 2014-01-12 um 16.54.11

The standard of game designs is nowadays extremly high in quality. Therefore it can be really hard to find the outstanding titles within the enormous number of releases. agricola-3Nevertheless there are a lot of great games from my colleagues that we prefer to play, when we don’t have to test my prototypes.

Looks at first a bit confusing, what disappears soon, and turns out to be one of the best boardgame apps of the last years. The reencounter with Agricola brings real joy!

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Favorite Records

Pink-Floyd Dark Side Of The Moon

Although the music industry is nowadays in big trouble and it is hard to earn your money with making music there are still every year an enormous number of interesting releases. And of course there is still the endless back catalogue of the unreached standards.

The Dark Side Of The Moon found more than 50 Million addicted buyers. Never underestimate the power of the dark side …

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Favorite Movies

2046

As i have a graphical education i am very visual. No surprise that animated pictures are a great thing to kill my time with.

2046 offers 129 minutes of optical delectation. And is of course a great movie!

Find more of my favorite movies here.

Favorite Games

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The standard of game designs is nowadays extremly high in quality. Therefore it can be really hard to find the outstanding titles within the enormous number of releases.
abluxxenNevertheless there are a lot of great games from my colleagues that we prefer to play, when we don’t have to test my prototypes.

Although just played a few times it has defenitely the potential for a real longplayer: Abluxxen from the successful designers Wolfgang Kramer and Michael Kiesling.

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