Reviewed by Herb Levy
HADARA (Z-Man Games, 2 to 5 players, ages 10 and up, 45-60 minutes; $49.99)
Building a civilization has long been one of the more popular themes in gaming. Although these themes have been explored in games that take hours to play, Benjamin Schwer has traveled a different path. In designing a game that works in 60 minutes, his game takes its name from the Arabic term for civilization and culture: Hadara.