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Quacks

The Quacks of Quedlinburg

Rated 4.9 out of 5
Based on 18 reviews
 
average rating 4.9 out of 5
Based on 18 reviews
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    17 Reviews
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100% of reviewers would recommend this product to a friend
18 Reviews
Reviewed by Christine
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

One of the best I’ve ever played!!

This game is hilariously lighthearted - it has just the right balance of randomness and tactical elements that any type of player would enjoy it. There is also a set number of rounds so you know the game won’t go on endlessly. It is also really replayable and already comes with good options to change up components for a fresh challenge. I loved this game so much, and think anyone would benefit from having this for their table.

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Reviewed by Dawn, from United Kingdom
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

On My Christmas List!

My husband and I played this game at Thirsty Meeples Oxford and loved it! We didn't think we would initially, but we are hooked and it's on our Christmas list. It pushes you to your addictive gambling side - will you keep pushing your luck or will you play it safe? It sounds easier than it is ....

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Reviewed by Amanda R., from United Kingdom
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

My new favorite 2 player game

Only played this as a 2 player so far and we LOVE IT. I went to the Bath store looking for a gift for my husband and after giving examples of our favorite games, this was suggested. Amazing game and so varied. The game has several different main cards to play with and when you've worked through them all, there's a different version on the back. We haven't got to that part yet but are sure it'll be as good. A fantastic game for 2 players and we're looking forward to playing this with extra people. Takes less than an hour to play and is different each time. Even if it seems you're clearly winning/losing, the outcome can change even on the last round. Can't rate this game highly enough. They also do an expansion so guess what he's getting for Christmas!!!

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Reviewed by Roxxi, from United Kingdom
I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Awesome game

This is one of our most played games.

The art work is brilliant. The mechanics is lots of fun and the different ingredient layouts create an interesting game each time.

I would recommend this game to everyone.

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Reviewed by Rob S., from United Kingdom
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I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

The first game we've left set up on the table after playing!

Very easy for a beginner, but has enough options for more experienced players to optimise the chips they buy and get an engine going. Lots of replayability from mixing up the effects of the various ingredients.

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OVERVIEW

Winner of Kennerspiel des Jahres 2018!

The best quack surgeons from across the land gather to brew their concoctions against smelly feet, homesickness and hiccups.

Every quack has their own special brew they hope will make them the best miracle doctor in the land!

To brew your potions, draw ingredients from the shared supply bag.

Take care with what you draw, as too many peas could spoil the mixture.

Do you stop early to improve your chances of making a better potion later, or do you risk a big setback to get more money and fame now?

English language version.

2-4 PLAYERS | 45 MINS | AGES 10+

 

EXPANSIONS


 

Product Reviews

average rating 4.9 out of 5
Based on 18 reviews
  • 5 Stars
    17 Reviews
  • 4 Stars
    1 Review
  • 3 Stars
    0 Reviews
  • 2 Stars
    0 Reviews
  • 1 Star
    0 Reviews
100% of reviewers would recommend this product to a friend
18 Reviews
Reviewed by Christine
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

One of the best I’ve ever played!!

This game is hilariously lighthearted - it has just the right balance of randomness and tactical elements that any type of player would enjoy it. There is also a set number of rounds so you know the game won’t go on endlessly. It is also really replayable and already comes with good options to change up components for a fresh challenge. I loved this game so much, and think anyone would benefit from having this for their table.

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Reviewed by Dawn, from United Kingdom
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

On My Christmas List!

My husband and I played this game at Thirsty Meeples Oxford and loved it! We didn't think we would initially, but we are hooked and it's on our Christmas list. It pushes you to your addictive gambling side - will you keep pushing your luck or will you play it safe? It sounds easier than it is ....

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Reviewed by Amanda R., from United Kingdom
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

My new favorite 2 player game

Only played this as a 2 player so far and we LOVE IT. I went to the Bath store looking for a gift for my husband and after giving examples of our favorite games, this was suggested. Amazing game and so varied. The game has several different main cards to play with and when you've worked through them all, there's a different version on the back. We haven't got to that part yet but are sure it'll be as good. A fantastic game for 2 players and we're looking forward to playing this with extra people. Takes less than an hour to play and is different each time. Even if it seems you're clearly winning/losing, the outcome can change even on the last round. Can't rate this game highly enough. They also do an expansion so guess what he's getting for Christmas!!!

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Reviewed by Roxxi, from United Kingdom
I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

Awesome game

This is one of our most played games.

The art work is brilliant. The mechanics is lots of fun and the different ingredient layouts create an interesting game each time.

I would recommend this game to everyone.

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Reviewed by Rob S., from United Kingdom
Verified Buyer
I recommend this product
Rated 5 out of 5
Review posted

The first game we've left set up on the table after playing!

Very easy for a beginner, but has enough options for more experienced players to optimise the chips they buy and get an engine going. Lots of replayability from mixing up the effects of the various ingredients.

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Shipping

PLEASE NOTE: ROYAL MAIL ARE EXPERIENCING DELAYS IN SOME AREAS, PLEASE ALLOW EXTRA TIME FOR DELIVERIES TO ARRIVE.

All online orders are picked from our separate warehouse. We always ensure that your games are well packed before leaving. Wherever possible we'll re-use a cardboard box that we received games in from one of our suppliers. We figure it's better that way for our planet. But we do also use new boxes and wraps. If you have a strong preference either way please let us know in your Order Comments. 

Our warehouse operates Monday to Friday, except bank holidays. Orders placed on a working day before 1:30pm will be packed and despatched that same day. All order are sent tracked via the Royal Mail. You will be able to follow your order from our warehouse to your delivery destination once your order has been fulfilled.

Postage is worked out by spend and delivery type. These options are listed below. There is also the option to collect your online order at our café, no delivery charge is made.  

Important note on shipping times: none of the below shipping times are guaranteed. From time to time unforeseen problems that are outside of our control can lead to postal delays. We do not accept responsibility for this these and will not refund shipping fees in these circumstance. If it is imperative that your order must reach reach you the next working day please contact us so that we can quote for a guaranteed next day postal service.

FREE SHIPPING: ROYAL MAIL TRACKED 48 - UNITED KINGDOM
Spend over £50 and automatically receive free Royal Mail Tracked 48 UK shipping. You will have the option to upgrade your shipping method should you need a speedier service.

EXPRESS SHIPPING: ROYAL MAIL TRACKED 24 - UNITED KINGDOM 
This is a tracked service so you can check your delivery is on the way. Your order should arrive within 1-2 working days from day of despatch. Deliveries are made on Saturdays. You will be sent an email or SMS message to confirm delivery. We charge a flat-rate of £5 for Tracked 24 orders, meaning you can order multiple items with no increase in shipping costs.

STANDARD SHIPPING: ROYAL MAIL TRACKED 48 - UNITED KINGDOM 
This is a tracked service so you can check your delivery is on the way. Your order should arrive 2-3 working days from day of despatch. Deliveries are made on Saturdays. You will be sent an email or SMS message to confirm delivery. We charge a flat-rate of £4.00 for Tracked 48 orders, meaning you can order multiple items with no increase in shipping costs.

COLLECT AT THE CAFÉ (SUSPENDED DURING LOCKDOWN 2.0)
At check-out you will to have the option to collect your order from our cafés in either Oxford or Bath and avoid the shipping charge. We will notify you by email as soon as your order is ready to collect. Allow up to 3 days for Oxford collection orders and 7 days for Bath collection orders. Orders will be held for a maximum of 21 days before being returned to our warehouse.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • All delivery costs are present at the 'My Basket' screen once the shipping destination is chosen, before any money is taken.
  • Please note working day delivery does not include Sunday, Bank Holidays, Public Holidays and substitute days (see the GOV UK website for clarification). 
  • If you request that the package is left in a safe place, this will only be done at the discretion of the delivery driver.  
  • Can't be home for delivery? Don't worry - Thirsty Meeples can ship to any UK address so you can have your order delivered to your place of work, to a friend, a relative or neighbour. Simply enter your preferred delivery address when checking out.

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