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Alan Kwan
Hong Kong
Hong Kong
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10
Apr 2002*
A worthy game for the innovative turn-sequence system alone - and there's more. The game also combines the "multiple paths to victory" as in Princes of Florence, and the "break normal game rules" aspect of some CCGs (or Cosmic Encounter, Ursuppe/Urland etc.) in the form of purple building functions. (And yes, the buildings can be very powerful.) And yet the balance between the various game elements (building costs etc.) seems to be just right, so that there is no single obvious winning strategy (at least it seems so) nor elements which become useless because they're too weak. A most excellent, finely-crafted game. Perhaps the best of 2002, my bet for DSP winner.
2002-04-10*
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Mike Herms
United States
Burke
Virginia
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10
Apr 2004*
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Alan How
United Kingdom
Bromley
Kent
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10
Apr 2002*
Similar in feel and pace to Princes of Florence. Many options to score victory points and this makes the game replayable. Less direct interaction - more interaction by choice of the roles. Excellent game that will be popular with Princes of Florence fans.
2002-04-17*
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Preben Madsen
Norway
Sandnes
Rogaland
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10
Apr 2002*
Whats to say about an excellent game....
2002-04-30*
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Chris Craft
United States
Bellevue
Washington
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10
Apr 2002*
Great game. The rules aren't complex, but the game is very indepth. I think the player chosen turn sequence is a very, very good aspect of the game.
2002-04-30*
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Christopher Orban
United States
Boston
Massachusetts
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10
May 2002*
Works on so many levels for me, all around a fantastic game.
2002-05-31*
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Robert Fox
United States
Tampa
Florida
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Fear cannot be banished, but it can be calm and without panic; it can be mitigated by reason and evaluation.
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A person is smart. People are dumb, panicky, dangerous animals, and you know it.
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10
Nov 2009*
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Manuel Siebert
Germany
Oldenburg
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10
Jun 2002*
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Peter Staab
United States
Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania
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10
Jun 2002*
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Mark Pittillo
United States
Iowa City
Iowa
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10
Oct 2012
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Stefan Brück
Germany
Bernau
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10
Jun 2002*
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Richard Murphy
United Kingdom
Unspecified
Essex
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10
Jul 2002*
plays well no matter how many players
2002-07-10*
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Eric Klaver
Netherlands
Helmond
Brabant-ZO
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10
Jul 2002*
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Jon Olav Abeland
Norway
KVERNELAND
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10
Jul 2002*
Superb game! Lots of strategies to explore!
2002-07-16*
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Mike Rasmuson
United States
Henderson
NV
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10
Jul 2002*
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Curt Collins
United States
Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania
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10
Jul 2002*
NO matter how many you play with, puerto rico is one of the best games I have seen. Usually feel as if you might be winning through the entire game, and even if you aren't, there is enough to do that you don't get bored hoping the game just ends.
2002-07-30*
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Brian Preble
United States
Danby
Vermont
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10
Aug 2002*
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Arthur Field
United States
Easley
South Carolina
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10
Aug 2002*
Only game better than Princes of Florence consistently.
2002-08-19*
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Rickard Faerdigh
Sweden
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Unspecified
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10
Aug 2002*
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Kevin Kowaleski
United States
San Antonio
Texas
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10
Aug 2002*
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Olivier REIX
France
Grenoble
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10
Sep 2002*
Fantastic ! Maybe the best game published recently. Absolutly no downtime and particularly involving.
2002-09-19*
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Matthijs Hoekstra
Netherlands
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Unspecified
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10
Sep 2002*
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Bob Shaw
United States
Cheltenham
PA
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10
Sep 2002*
My Favorite
2002-09-26*
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Liam DiNapoli
United States
Seattle
Washington
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10
Oct 2002*
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I Levit
United States
Maynard
Massachusetts
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10
Oct 2002*
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Jason Gavin
United States
Van Nuys
California
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10
Oct 2002*
Best game ever played! Great balance, awesome mechanics, good theme, lotsa ways to win and countermeasures, learnable in 10 minutes but sooo deep. The perfect resource management game. A gamer's game--yet all my smart friends love its depth and perfect balance. All the hyperbolic praise this game gets is totally earned. Play it! Buy it!
2002-10-25*
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Jim Anderson
United States
Wake Forest
North Carolina
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10
Oct 2002*
Owned
Rickard Faerdigh
Sweden
Uppsala
Unspecified
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10
Oct 2002*
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Christoph Wagner
Germany
Berlin
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10
Nov 2002*
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Rance Espy
United States
Austin
Texas
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10
Nov 2002*
Definitely deserving of the award. After having played this game many times I've come to enjoy it even more. If you're looking for a game in which the mechanics are complex enough for a 'gamer' yet not mind numbingly so, all players are constantly involved, luck plays only a very small part, the successful strategies are many and varied, the backstabbing is veiled yet decisive, and most games end with even casual players wanting 'another go', then look no further than Puerto Rico.
2002-11-06*
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Gary Barker
United Kingdom
Leamington Spa
Warwickshire
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10
Nov 2002*
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Ricco van Prooijen
Netherlands
Nieuw-Vennep
Unspecified
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10
Dec 2002*
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Christopher Martin
United States
Orlando
Florida
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10
Dec 2002*
There is a one-time reading/discussion of the rules which lasts about an hour due to the manual being long and poorly written (english). After the rules are understood, the game is awesome! One of the favorites of our gaming circle.
gaming circle regards it as one of our favorites
2002-12-12*
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Nathaniel Green
Canada
Victoria
British Columbia
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10
Dec 2002*
Owned
Michael Orton
United Kingdom
London
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10
Dec 2002*
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Erwin Broens
Netherlands
Leusden
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10
Jan 2009*
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Stven Carlberg
United States
Decatur
Georgia
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10
Jan 2003*
This game has a tremendous amount of charm while you're in the process of learning all its ins and outs, and it is standing up brilliantly to an unprecedented number of repeated playings. It's great how all the small decisions add up to such a rich variety of sequences of events. Ride the tide of opportunity.
2003-01-01*
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Trond Braut
Norway
Stavanger
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10
Jan 2003*
The best game of 2002. Highly Recommended!
2003-01-03*
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Sabine Baumer
Germany
Munich
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10
Jan 2003*
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Marty Snow
United States
Boulder
Colorado
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10
Jan 2003*
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Frédéric Meurrens
France
LESQUIN
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10
Jan 2003*
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Apostolos Vadrachanis
Greece
Thessaloniki
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10
Jan 2003*
Great game!!! Its Replay value makes it the best!
2003-01-08*
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Matthew Brychel
United States
Littleton
Colorado
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10
Jan 2003*
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Patrick Kairns
Canada
Longueuil
Quebec
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10
Jan 2003*
This one is growing on me every time I play it.
2003-01-14*
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Carl Renault
United States
Bellevue
Nebraska
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10
Feb 2008*
This is by far the best game I have played in a very long time, if by a long time I mean ever. Although I own other great games, this one was so well designed and thought out that it has no luck value involved at all. Like chess you have to think about your opponent's moves and what will help you most while not helping your opponent. A fantastic game that will be played many times.

Overall Score 10, Appearence 9, Components 9, The Box (storage) 9, Rulebook 9, Ease of Play 8, Mechanics 10, Involvment 10, Replayability 10, Uniqueness 10, Luck 0 v Strategy 10 (The higher the number the more it leans that way.)
2008-02-28*
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George Tsimpis
Greece
Athens
P. Faliro
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10
Jan 2003*
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Marco Conte
Italy
Fonzaso
Belluno
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Jan 2003*
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James Torr
United States
Torrance
California
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10
Feb 2003*
This game went from a 9 to a 10 for me once I found out how great the 2-player game is.
2003-02-02*
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Fred Erb
United States
Hanover Park
Illinois
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Feb 2003*
"PuertoBob" agrees, this is a great game
2003-02-07*
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fred de Jong
Netherlands
Eindhoven
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10
Feb 2003*
majestic game, very deep, keeps us going for months and still developing, great replay value
2003-02-07*
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