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Subject: Is the 90-120min game length accurate? rss

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Gregory Mucklow
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I want to get this game, but if it's really that long per game there's no way my group would want to play.
What's a realistic play length for 2-player once both know what they're doing. And same for 4-player?

Is there any way of customising game length like there is in Dinosaur Island?

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I’d say 90 minutes to 120 is pretty accurate, particularly for 4 players. No way to shorten like in Dinosaur Island.
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Without setup, I would say about An hour for a 2 player game with 2 experienced players.
 
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Our three player games have clocked in at around 90 minutes.
 
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Gregory Mucklow
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Gosh ok thanks for confirming!
 
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Two player can be done in an hour. Our 4 player games tend to be almost exactly 90 minutes. Don't think I have ever hit 2 hours even with rules explanations.
 
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Your comments lead me to believe, OP that your group thinks 90-120 is unreasonably long for a single game. Even though I love this one, if that’s the case, I’d skip it.
 
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2 players wet play in under 45 minutes now. But yeah it's correct for more players.
 
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reddish22 wrote:
Your comments lead me to believe, OP that your group thinks 90-120 is unreasonably long for a single game. Even though I love this one, if that’s the case, I’d skip it.

Correct! 60 mins is absolute max for the attention span of my hubby!
Hmm 45 mins would be ok for 2 player but I thought I’d read this was better with more than 2...
 
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Keep in mind that’s after quite a bit of practice too. Even with only 2, your first few games will run 90-120.
 
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