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Seung ho Huh
South Korea
Seoul
Seoul
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10
Oct 2004*
Owned
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Adriano Bettucchi
Italy
Arese (MI)
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10
Nov 2004*
Deep and tense, original the alliance system. I played a 7 players game, very enjioing, can be useful a card list for every player during the first game. Another must !
2004-11-14*
Owned
Chuck Kroegel
United States
Las Vegas
Nevada
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10
Feb 2005*
Owned
Marco Fibbi
Italy
Florence
Tuscany
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10
Apr 2012
Owned
J. R. Tracy
United States
New York
New York
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10
Feb 2005*
This game really does seem to have it all - interaction, rock'em sock'em violence, not too much luck, lots of planning, wide range of suitable seat counts, and a reasonable playing time. This bad boy puts a lot of aspiring grand strategic multiplayers in the shade.
2005-02-23*
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Philippe Beaudoin
Canada
Montréal
Québec
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10
Mar 2005*
Great game that probably requires repeated play to be correctly mastered. Bidding for alliances turns what could have been a chaotic game into a very strategic one. Understanding all the tiles and using them to build a coherent strategy seems to be one of the greatest challenge in this game.
2005-03-08*
Owned
David Wetzel
United States
Pflugerville
Texas
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10
Apr 2005*
Owned
James Boyd
United States
Abilene
Texas
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10
Apr 2005*
A great multiplayer game. The bidding system for alliances can be tense at times, random area draws create "hotspots" to fight over. Everyone is evenly matched and how you play is up to you.
2005-04-04*
Owned
Karl Lachance
Canada
sherbrooke
Québec
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10
Apr 2005*
Very deep and intense
2005-04-29*
Owned
Craig Viau
Canada
Calgary
Alberta
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10
Apr 2005*
Another amazing game by Mr. Wallace. I came in dead last in a 6 player game but that still doesn't change my opinion. 4 of the others had played this before so I had some excuse to finish a close 6th. I had some bad luck at the start but these things tend to even out and it makes life interesting when that happens.
2005-04-30*
Owned
Frank Hakstege
Netherlands
Aalten
Achterhoek
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10
Jun 2005*
Easy to learn game. You can use all your brain power to beat the other players instead of using part to master the mechanics.
2005-06-05*
Owned
Bill Hollebeke
Belgium
Gent
Unspecified
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10
Jul 2005*
Owned
Jay Moore
United States
Lake Saint Louis
Missouri
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10
Jul 2006*
What a fantastic game! It has diplomacy, conflict, money management, and more. I absolutely love it, and with the right group, it's just unbeatable.
2006-07-12*
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Dave Heberer
United States
Redmond
Washington
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10
Sep 2005*
This is one of my few tens. Light war gaming, or is it area control? tough decsisions every play, but not complicated to explain or learn. This game is a great great game.
2005-09-15*
Owned
Angus Chu
Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Hong Kong
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10
Sep 2005*
Owned
enes kadioglu
Turkey
izmir
bayrakli
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10
Nov 2009*
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Vincent Pardo
Belgium
Grand-Leez
Namur
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10
Dec 2005*
Owned
Jonas Persson
Sweden
Malmö
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10
Dec 2005*
Owned
Dylan O'Donnell
United Kingdom
Brockenhurst
Hampshire
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10
Dec 2005*
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Jonathan Fried
United States
Brooklyn
New York
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10
Dec 2005*
It doesn't get any better than this.
2005-12-28*
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Jim Crimmins
United States
Cambridge
Massachusetts
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10
Jul 2011
What an excellent game! I played and enjoyed Age of Steam, but here's something by Wallace that I can sink my teeth into. Civ-building area control is right up my alley. I'm discovering that I'm more of a wargamer than a euro-gamer, but this title just might please both crowds. It's not a war game to be sure, but it does have some nice war game elements to it, and difficult strategic decisions. The alliance/turn order bid mechanism is brilliant, and one of the most enjoyable yet confounding aspects of the game. There's just enough 'chrome' in the tile options to add a nice replay factor. It's definitel on the long side for your average eurogame, and I doubt I'd be interested in a game with less than 4 players... on the other hand if you've got 5-7 people ready to vie for global domination for the afternoon, Struggle of Empires will suit your needs quite nicely.
2006-01-02*
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David Bohnenberger
United States
Swarthmore
Pennsylvania
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10
Jan 2006*
This is very close to being a "Holy Grail" game for me. Possibly the best multi-player war game ever created.
2006-01-08*
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Ewan Lamont
United Kingdom
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10
Jan 2006*
Owned
Robert van Dalen
Netherlands
Nieuwerkerk a/d IJssel
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10
Mar 2009*
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glen phillips
United States
Castro Valley
California
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10
Mar 2006*
This is a fantastic game! Wallace is the best! This is a solid 10 , where as PotR is really an 11 or 12. The box artwork was a BAD IDEA! I can't begin to tell you the grief I recieve for it. "Is that a game about slavery?". The Oakland store where I picked this up actually won't display the game without covering up the slave. The game itsef is among the best!
2006-03-17*
Owned

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