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At the recent Essen board game fair—the hobby's biggest event—we saw 1,000+ new titles. That meant we also saw our fair share of amazing new games. We also saw plenty of titles that were strange, unusual, and/or poop-focused. These are those games.
Don't let anyone tell you that this isn't board gaming's "Golden Age."
from From Poop to cat meeples, the most unusual new board games