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Charlie Chuckle
United States
California
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10
Jan 2012
Gives the same feeling as BSG but in a 30-45min time. I'm amazed it actually works.
2012-05-28
Steve Cates
United States
Visalia
California
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10
Jan 2012
Really delivers all the BSG fun in a more manageable playing time.
2012-01-14
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Joel Eddy
United States
Coeur d'Alene
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10
Apr 2012
This game has something in common with the second revision of the television show. It's better than the original!
2012-04-03
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Mercedes (Mandy)
Japan
Setagaya-ku
Tokyo
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Sorry if I'm slow in reading mails. I'm currently working hard on some Alley Thieves
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9.5
Dec 2012
I built the game from files by the designer - Evan Derrick, and Heiko, Tibor, Andrew Tullsen. You can read about how I built it here
http://www.boardgamegeek.com/blogpost/13773/print-and-play-b...
2013-05-25
Owned
Jansel
Spain
Oviedo
Asturias
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Shall we play? I am looking forward to!
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Siempre esperando por una buena partida con buenos amigos acompañados de una buena copita
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9
Dec 2012
p&P
2012-11-17
Preordered
Brad Metz
United States
College Station
Texas
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9
Jan 2015
Very nice distillation of the original game. Probably the best of the express series that I've played, including the published ones.
2013-11-25
J Shortz
United States
Fall City
Washington
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9
Nov 2012
Distills most of the essence of BSG into a 30-minute game. Wow.
2012-11-19
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Daniel Thurot
United States
Salt Lake City
Utah
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9
May 2013
Like BSG but takes less than an hour to finish a game. Of course, it sacrifices some of the complexity and variety of the original, but still one of the best PNP games I've played.

Read my review here: http://spacebiff.com/2013/05/30/bsg-express/
2013-05-31
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James Griffith
United States
Monkton
Maryland
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Aug 2013
I'm pretty impressed. It does 80-90% of what BSG does in a third of the time. The "fun" part of BSG is distilled into BSG Express. Some of the extra actions, theme, and subtle aspects of BSG are stripped out so I think BSG still has a purpose but it usually only comes out once or twice a year but has the advantage of extra characters and variations to keep it fresh. I think BSG Express might get stale after a few plays but it's worth building
2013-08-29
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Paulo Renato
Portugal
Vila Nova Gaia
Porto
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I run through Rahdo's Runthroughs and make right what once went wrong (via annotations)
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9
Oct 2013
Fantastic Hidden Role game... a very light Galactica game, perfect for many laughs, bluff and suspicion... Great Game

Please make it an "Oficial" Game!
2013-10-18
Jon Reed
United States
Bluffdale
Utah
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9
Jun 2015
Had a blast playtesting Dark Moon. Can't wait to get the published release on my table!
2015-06-09
Adam Marostica
Canada
Toronto
Ontario
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9
Apr 2015
Played a pre-production copy twice. It takes everything I love about paranoia games and distills it into one tension filled hour. I will be buying this the moment it hits the stores, and then selling my copy of BSG, as it is no longer needed.
2015-04-14
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George Breden
United States
Independence
Kentucky
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Jun 2015
Dark Moon is better than BSG in every regard that is important to me. Time to play, more space for sowing doubt and less chance of giving it away to card counters or people who want to boss what you do in the game. This one is the winner in this category, for me.
2015-06-06
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Ivan Yeo
Singapore
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8.9
Jan 2012
Contains the best parts of BSG the boardgame without the tedium.
2012-03-17
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Rick Baptist
United States
Highland
California
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8.5
Jan 2012
PnP copy. In a word, fantastic. I honestly felt like I was playing BSG -- the mechanics are quite different, but all the paranoia and desperation is still there. It's almost the freaking same feeling ... in two hours less time. Fantastic design! My favorite thing about it is that when you're rolling dice and really wanting to roll well, and you don't, and you HAVE to play -- the suspicion is overwhelming. It's just pure beauty and we had a great time with the first play. I hope I hope I hope this can see professional printing one day.
2012-03-03
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Andrew Tullsen
United States
Tigard
Oregon
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8.5
Mar 2012
BSG, except without the time commitment.
2012-10-15
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craig dias
United States
ewa beach
Hawaii
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8.5
Apr 2012
The game seems quite difficult even if there are no cylons.
This is problematic because the cylons basically have no need to sabotage anything. The cylons do not have to play their role. The biggest draw of this game for me is the fact that there could be a cylon among the group. But to necessitate a search for a cylon, the cylon should have incentive to play in a manner that makes him questionable as a cylon.

Nonetheless, I will need to reread the rules and get in a few more plays before I can confirm my feelings.
2014-03-29
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Ben Warren
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8.5
Jun 2015
July 22 2015
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Tracy Smith
United States
Bothell
Washington
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8
Feb 2012
Built - 1st week of Feb 2012

Cards - double layer of 110 lb card stock
Dice - Origami dice over cube erasers
Map - label sheet on craft foam
Tokens - 110 lb card stock on balsa
Box - 8.5"x 11"x 1" label sheet box.
2012-03-17
Owned
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Maël Brustlein
France
Lyon
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8
Dec 2012
Amazing. I love how the new mechanics manage to preserve the various tensions that can build up around the table. Very ingenious.

The only reason why I'd play the "real" BSG instead of this is because of some of the variants found in its expansions.

Edit after 3 games: the game can clearly lack tension during its first half (it gets much better after the new loyalty cards are dealt, and makes me think of a mix between The Resistance and BSG vanilla), but it doesn't bother me nearly as much here as it does during a 3-hour game of BSG.
2012-10-14
Andrew Morris
United States
Newtown
Pennsylvania
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8
Jan 2012
I actually prefer this to the official game, because it's easier to introduce new players, and the run time is much shorter.
2012-02-01
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Sam London
United States
Pacifica
CA
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8
Jul 2012
A nice print and play diamond in the rough. I imagine I am one of the few people who played it before playing the actual BSG board game. A lot of fun, though I have to say I have yet to see the cylons win.
2012-10-19
Owned
Brett
United States
Santa Clara
CA
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8
Jun 2012
An excellent minimal version of it's larger counterpart. You get the feel of playing BSG without having to take an hour. The "liar's dice" component is very clever.
2012-06-26
Preordered
Chun Ping

Portland
OREGON
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8
Apr 2012
Nice PnP Project! Super excited to try!

Very good indeed. took us 2 hours on 5 player first try. Not easy being a cylon as there' not much ways to hamper the humans. Need more plays to discover the tactics.
2012-04-08
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Larry Chong
United States
Kendall Park
New Jersey
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8
May 2015
[4/13/2012] This is as the title entails, "Battlestar Galactica Express". It plays briskly compared with BSG and offers the similar flavor of suspicion and crisis management issues that the Fantasy Flight edition has. I think it is a bit more difficult to find or "out" a cyclon in hiding.

[Update: 4/16/2015] The theme has now been reimplemented since my initial 2012 print-and-play of it. It definitely has that Battlestar Galactica "feel" of attempting to detect who the traitor(s) is/are but the game plays much faster than BSG. At its core, it's mainly driven by dice management, rather than cards (like BSG). It's a lot of hooting and hollering when accusations fly in this game of hidden roles! Either way you slice it, the dice can still kill your team. ;-D
2015-05-07
Jay Lacson
United States
Alamogordo
New Mexico
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8
Jul 2012
I haven't played BSG yet and from what everyone keeps telling me, this game is BSG Super Lite. I still like it though.
2012-07-17
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Jack
United States
Cumberland
Rhode Island
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8
Jun 2012
I've never played the regular BSG game, but I have to say that this lighter version of it was very enjoyable. I like the dice mechanics and all of the suspicion as to who the Cylons are. Very fun!
2012-06-05
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Kevin Peters Unrau
Canada
Kitchener
Ontario
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8
Mar 2015
[One Play: tentative rating] Played the BSG Express version of the game. Wasn't sure of all the rules, reading as we played, but we still enjoyed it. I hope to give this another run soon so that the interpersonal dynamics can be the focus as opposed to learning the rules.
2015-03-02
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Jared Heath
United States
Dallas
Texas
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8
Jul 2012
This is a fantastic implementation of this type of game. Highly streamlined.
2012-07-02
Matthew Sigal
Canada
Toronto
Ontario
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8
Feb 2013
Didn't even recognize the title when scrolling through my collection... because I bought this as "BSG Express"! A print and play that I purchased from the designer. Enjoyable (and shorter) version of BSG.
2013-12-06
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Sebastian Gaete
Chile
Santiago
RM
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8
Jul 2013
3 a 5 (5) jugadores; 90 min
2013-03-18
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United States
Steubenville
Ohio
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Apr 2013
2011 Print and Play BSG Express English Version



Includes etched diced
2014-12-21
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Pau
United States
New York
New York
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8
Oct 2012
Very clever use of the dice. Keeps what I like most about the FFG game and plays in a shorter time.
2012-10-17
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Gerry Smit
Canada
Toronto
Ontario
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8
Dec 2012
Yeah! BSG!
2013-06-22
Owned
Aaron Pieper
United States
Unspecified
Unspecified
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Dec 2014
Very fun trying to figure out who the traitors are, and who's just having bad luck! Games last a consistent 40-60 minutes, and you always have something to discuss afterwards.
2013-01-17
Owned
Jim Jones
United States
Evansville
Indiana
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8
Nov 2013
Actually I own a copy of BSG Express from Print and Play Productions
2014-02-10
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Larz Welo
Indonesia
Kalimantan
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I love Wargames!
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8
Apr 2015
Not Played Yet
2014-04-04
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Viktor Csete
Hungary
Debrecen
HAJDÚ-BIHAR
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8
Jan 2014
Print and Play (hungarian)
2014-01-15
Owned
Ann Th.
Belgium
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8
Dec 2013
BSG Expres - original print&play edition by Evan Derrick
2013-12-27
Owned
air show
Italy
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7.5
Oct 2014
after the first game, only one word: fantastic!! I want to play it more!!!
2012-01-28
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Dana R.
United States
Claremont
New Hampshire
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7.5
May 2012
Made BSG Express and own the game as well. Big mistake BGG not separating this out.
2015-06-14
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Randall Rasmussen
United States
Blair
Nebraska
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I'm not going there to die. I'm going to find out if I'm really alive. I have to do it, Faye.
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7.5
Aug 2012
PW1
It is pretty remarkable that the flavor of the series and the original game can come through so well in a shorter and more random game. Well done.
That said, I think the full game is a more satisfying experience if you have the time.
Also, I don't think that comparing BSG Express to The Resistance is fair to either game.
2013-08-22
Owned
Stephen Eckman
United States
Oviedo
Florida
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7.5
Jan 2014
BSG Express from Print & Play Productions
2014-01-06
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Eric Pietrocupo
Canada
Montreal
Quebec
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Jan 2012
Comments for BSG Express

Much better than the original game. The core mechanism reflect the theme more accurately and raise the paranoia much more easily. Look at my comments and review here:

http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/747880/critics-and-sugge...
2013-12-03
Dave Heberer
United States
Redmond
Washington
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Feb 2012
I have the BSG themed version, I might still do the infected theme board I like the idea of IP neutral game.
2012-02-14
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Atticus Gifford
United States
Long Beach
California
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Sep 2013
Very cool variant on BSG, but I think the lack of crisis variations limits the replayability.
2013-09-07
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Mark Bigney
Canada
Toronto
Ontario
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7
Mar 2012
Balance is questionable. The dice mechanics are interesting, as is the extremely effective condensing of the game into a reasonable length--this does feel like BSG, except that, you know, it doesn't take three hours and thus sucks.
2012-04-26
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Nick Toxic
United Kingdom
Belper
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Feb 2012
BSG Express
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Heiko Günther
Germany
Saarbrücken
Saarland
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I spent 100 GG so you can read this.
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7
Feb 2012
It's like the regular BSG boardgame, but without all the annoying bits.
2012-02-17
Owned
Chris Schumann
United States
Saint Paul
Minnesota
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Aug 2013
Currently own PnP playtest edition. Previously owned PnP BSG Express. Wishlist is for published edition.
2014-02-11
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