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Hoyle Puzzle & Board Games 2008
7.1 out of 10

Hoyle Puzzle & Board Games 2008

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Overall 10
10

Easy playing board games

PRR "PRR", Amazon
9 September 2011
  • Summary: I have been using Hoyle Board Games for years, as they have a very good platform - once you have got rid of the irritating speech and music, though some may be amused by these. I bought these for a family member, even though they are not the most up to date version.
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Overall 10
10

games

kay, Amazon
10 August 2011
  • Summary: Used daily and well worth the money. Was recieved after some delay as was shipped from Canada which I had not noticed. Service was polite and rapid
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Overall 2
2.0

Waste of money

Emmell "Emmell", Amazon
15 July 2011
  • Summary: I don't usually write reviews but am so cross that I have made an exception in this case. The programme would not install, due to a corrupt file, the tech support a Encore/Hoyle is abysmal. Can't even find an e-mail address to complain to.
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Overall 10
10

Five Stars

Norman Johanssen, Amazon
13 June 2011
Overall 6
6.0

moderate

skinny, Amazon
11 June 2011
  • Summary: Hoyle is always synonymous with quality and rightly so. comparison with the 2003 board games version it comes up a tad wanting. Nevertheless a good addition for puzzle enthusiasts.
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Overall 10
10

Much better than the old one.......

Mr. S. Barnes "bomachine", Amazon
18 April 2011
  • Summary: Got a host of these game from hoyle - i updated as have vista now and the old ones won't work. Plenty of extra new content - and it seems a crisper / better layout somehow too. Not had any problem with Sudoku - like the last review states - only problem i have is that i am no good at it :-).
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Overall 6
6.0

Yes, it's fun but ....

Skylark, Amazon
26 January 2011
  • Summary: I already have the 2005 version which won't work on Windows Vista, so I updated to this in order to play it on my bang-up-to-date new laptop. There's extra games on this version, and the disk in general is a lot of fun, but Sudoku keeps crashing and just won't work at all.
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Overall 2
2.0

Very disappointing

John Bedell "JFB", Amazon
14 July 2009
  • Summary: Very disappointing. Not nearly as good as the previous older versions. The Tile Games, Dominoes are much poorer in quality. The instructions are not easy to follow for some of the newer games. Very disappointing.
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Overall 10
10

Loads of fun

bomachine, Play.com
6 May 2009
  • Conclusion: Another DVD designed for PC - combines the 2 single titles of puzzles and board games into one. Updated content, enjoyable - easy to play - if you like this type of game - you really can't go wrong with this. Both myself and my kids love it. Entertainment and value - without breaking the bank.
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