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Gubisi Róbert
Hungary
Székesfehérvár
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5
Mar 2015
Játékba került, de senki nem választotta, mert sokkal jobbak maradtak a kezében. Ez is jelent valamit!
2015-08-21
Owned
Misa 1989
Greece
Ampelokipoi, Athens
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2015-08-03
Owned
Henrik Larsson
Sweden
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6
Jul 2014
Single card promos are not too interesting.
2015-07-22
Owned
Rob Little
United States
Austin
Texas
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X
2015-07-10
Owned
Torsten Sammet
Germany
Aachen
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Signiert
2015-06-30
Owned
realdub SVQ
United Kingdom
Brighton
East Sussex
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UK
2015-06-11
Owned
Germany
Münster
NRW
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Hidden trackable information in games sucks!
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I play games for fun and pursuing the goal to win the game is fun! :)
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8
May 2015
A nice way to honour the wonder of a newborn son!

Game-mechanically, it allows for that which many players would often wish to do in a game of 7 Wonders - but only as a big and very expensive exception. Which I generally like!

But the effect of the card is a little too luck based for my taste: At least in solo (=non-team) play you can't really know in advance if you'll get a hand which is worth having used a recruiting phase and spent 5 coins to use this hand twice - this would have to give you an advantage worth at least 8 coins to break even. So recruiting him is a gamble. (However, this can be said of quite a few other leaders as well.)
In the team play variant he is less luck based, but could be too strong overall. He also gets stronger the fewer players there are (because you can deny good cards to a larger percentage of opponents).
Overall, in my opinion he seems too weak in solo games with many players, too strong in team games, considerably too strong in team games with only 4 players and maybe about average strength (but still risky) for a leader in 3 player games.
He is extremly strong for Abu Simbel with any number of players. Abu Simbel can still mummify him after his strong abilitiy was used for a whopping 10 VP! So the opponents should remember that they should probably draft him before they give him to Abu Simbel (at least with lower player numbers where Abu Simbel is a significant percentage of all opponents).
2015-05-31
Owned
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Saintmarshal Saintmarshal
Belgium
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Protected. Premium.
2015-05-20
Owned
guido masella
United Kingdom
London
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7 Wonders promo
2015-05-13
Owned
Lord Aioria Kasuga
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5
May 2015
UP 65x100(1)
2015-04-27
Owned
Dejan Novak
Croatia
Cakovec
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2015-04-21
Owned
Paul Maletic
United States
Rockwall
Texas
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10
May 2014
An interesting variant for a leader to really change the flow of the game... literally!
2015-04-06
Owned
I am on a Journey...
Australia
Lavington
New South Wales
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...to explore and discover games of all shapes and sizes regardless of colour, condition or creed
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6.5
Jan 2015
Offers up the freeze power seen on some of the fan-based Wonder packs.

This allows a player once per age to keep their hand rather than pass it on.
2015-04-05
Owned
Thomas Fischer
Germany
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Zu Hause
Keller
Im Spiel
2015-04-04
Owned
Bart Pleumeekers
Belgium
Sint-Truiden
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x gesigneerd
2015-03-31
Owned
For Trade
Dezső Szilágyi
Hungary
Budapest
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Ajándékba kaptam 2015-be, tökéletes állapotú, dedikált lap.
2015-03-10
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Aaron Gannaway
United States
Salem
Oregon
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Feb 2015
I really like the uniqueness of Esteban's leader ability.
2015-02-22
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ronald fraigun
United States
Tujunga
California
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box 20
2015-02-01
Owned
Michael T. Probst
Germany
Waghäusel
of the Art
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Got from Trade, thanks bmcfluff!
2015-01-29
Owned
Aaron Shanowitz
United States
Bristol
Tennessee
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8
Jan 2015
I really like this card. After everybody has played their card for a turn, you can then announce that you're using Esteban to freeze time, and pick up the same hand of cards for the next turn. So you get two cards from the same hand of cards, which can be really helpful sometimes. But you are also giving you opponents the opportunity to get two cards from the same hand. Good stuff.
2015-01-01
Owned
Rainer Ahlfors
United States
Provo
Utah
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See main entry — 7 Wonders: Leaders
2014-12-17
Owned
Shawna
United States
Alexandria
Virginia
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You cannot play God and then wash your hands of the things you created.
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9
Mar 2015
Acquired: Secret Santa 2014 (Love you, Santa!)
2014-12-12
Owned
Paweł Swoboda
Poland
Warsaw
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extra copy
2014-11-19
Owned
For Trade
Per Landberger
Sweden
Spånga
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9.1
Nov 2014
This can be a very strong leader, but it's expansive.
2014-11-19
Owned
Bryan Doughty
United States
California
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Get your damn cursor off my avatar!
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8
Feb 2015
A good promotional expansion. I'll add it to the mix every time I play with leaders. I greatly enjoy cards like this that mess with the basic mechanics of the game.
2014-11-16
Owned
Steven Vercauteren
Belgium
Sint-Stevens-Woluwe
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2-8 / 10+ / 40'
2014-11-07
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Jens Marquardt
Germany
Braunschweig
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Nana korobi, ya oki. - 七転び、八起き。
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signed by Antoine Bauza
2014-10-24
Owned
Andy Clark

Sellersburg
Indiana
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New. Been in card sleeve since day 1. Never been played.
2014-09-06
Owned
For Trade
Ingo von Thüringen
Germany
Sondershausen
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The one and only Express 01 Mogul
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International First Edition 2012 Repos. Unplayed, was never shrinkwrapped.
2014-08-10
Owned
For Trade
Balogh János
Hungary
Kecskemét
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2.
2014-07-15
Owned
Matthieu Corpet
France
Le Havre
Seine-Maritime
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8
Oct 2014
Pretty cool promo because of how unique the effect is, everyone tries to get you to use it when they want it, pretty fun, albeit slightly too expensive.
2014-06-06
Owned
Johnathan Scharf
United States
Woodland Hills
Utah
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2014-05-15
Owned
Argeleb
Spain
Laguna de Duero
Valladolid
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8
Mar 2014
Un lider muy majo!!... además con una propiedad buenísima, muy bien conseguido!!
2014-04-01
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Mark Foret
United States
Dearborn
Michigan
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For sale.
2014-03-24
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Jonathan Brodeur
Canada
Montreal
QC - Quebec
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For sale / À vendre
10$
2014-03-18
Owned
For Trade
Loaded Dice
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The expansion is in the main box.
2014-03-16
Owned
Jacek Malinowski
Poland
Warszawa
Poland (Polska)
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9
Aug 2015
More variation and useful ability. The way to go.
2014-03-10
Owned
Harry-Pekka Kuusela
Finland
Espoo
Finland
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, all in the game.
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For a math trade
2014-03-03
Owned
Oscar Garcia
United States
Miami Lakes
Florida
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"When you look into the abyss, the abyss also looks into you" ― Friedrich Nietzsche
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“We are a way for the universe to know itself.” ― Carl Sagan
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8
Oct 2013
Powerful card that break the rules dramatically.
Some people think it is overpowered. I think it is game changing. Using Esteban's power to freeze a round may help you in a particular moment, but you will never know how much it is also helping others.
2014-02-13
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Raithyn
United States
Tennessee
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Jan 2014
Esteban is kinda fun. Keeping people from messing up the hands when you use him, not as much.
2014-02-10
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Keng Leong Yeo
Singapore
Singapore
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小富靠勤,中富靠智,大富靠德。
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6
Jan 2014
Very costly to play out. Its impact is uncertain and quite situational. More useful with a science strategy. An interesting idea, but does not work too well.
2014-01-15
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Christina Ng
Singapore
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aka Auntie
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说了又不听,听了又不懂,不懂又不问,问了又不做,做了又做错,错了又不认,认了又不改,改了又不服,不服又不说,那你要我怎麽办?
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5
Jan 2014
Very costly to play for a one-off benefit. Opponent also get to "benefit" from it.

It is a situational card that one can't really plan a strategy with it.
2014-01-15
Owned
Travis Mitchell
United States
Huber Heights
Ohio
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Expansion
2014-01-13
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Christian Gienger
Germany
Hechingen
Deutschland
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nothing special.
2014-01-06
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Bartosz Chlebicki
Poland
Warsaw
Mazovia
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melanzowniatv.znadplanszy.pl
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7
May 2013
I think it's to expensive for this special power. If you don't have to collect entire 7W family then you can miss it without any regret.
2013-12-16
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Tony Hodge
United States
Hanover
Maryland
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8
Dec 2013
This leader depicts the game designer's son on it and allows the controlling player once per game to force players to draft a second card from the same hand.

He costs 5 to play, pretty middle of the road, but the ability is pretty interesting. There have been several times when I've wanted 2 cards from the same hand but was afraid one of them wouldn't get back to me.

The downside of this card is that you're paying to gift other players the same ability but since you decide when this happens hopefully you're the one who is getting the most benefit out of it.
2013-12-13
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Meeples Court
United States
Jacksonville
Florida
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Paul
2013-12-11
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Brett C
Australia
Sydney
NSW
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9
Dec 2013
Costly but can be game changing.
2013-12-10
Owned
Justin Lane
United States
Round Rock
Texas
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My Christian fraternity brothers mattress surfing at Summit (nationwide gathering)
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BGG Con 2013 VFM Purchase
2013-12-05
Owned
Original Dibbler
Germany
Aachen
NRW
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What's one damage?
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It's na-fing!
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8
Jan 2013
Trade condition: new.
2013-11-29
Owned
For Trade

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