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Don Weed
United States
Clemmons
North Carolina
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10
Aug 2008*
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Ilja Preuß
Germany
Unspecified
Unspecified
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10
Dec 2006*
Owned
Daniel Jödemann
Germany
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10
Mar 2007*
eng
2009-06-26
Owned
Belgium
Hasselt
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There are only two truths in the world: men are smarter than women and the earth is flat!
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"Ahhhhgr!"
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10
Dec 2006*
Owned
tony lee
United States
arlington
Massachusetts
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10
Dec 2006*
Owned
Tom McGrady
Canada
Halifax
Nova Scotia
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10
Jan 2008*
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Liam Whalen
Canada
London
Ontario
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The holy dove, she will be caught again.
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Bought and sold, and bought again. The dove is never free.
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10
Jan 2007*
Owned
Marcus Lau
Malaysia
Petaling jaya
Selangor
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10
Jan 2007*
I HAVE THIS!!!!
2007-01-03*
Owned
David Ainsworth
United States
Tuscaloosa
Alabama
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10
Jan 2007*
Owned
Mike Miller
United States
Roseville
Minnesota
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10
Jan 2007*
Owned
Jeff Pratt
United States
Anacortes
Washington
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Just admit it already, Small World is not a fantasy wargame...it's a Mancala variant!
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10
Apr 2012
The Dunwhich Horror is the only expansion for Arkham Horror that I would consider a necessary addition. It adds a ton of new options and fun new mini-boss to fight. The gate bursts add some much needed difficulty and unpredictability, while the new board forces the investigators to move around a lot more. The injury and madness cards are a stroke of genius, as they give the investigators a little bit of help by lessening the death penalty in exchange for a permanent stat penalty. It's a great idea that not only works well, but adds a ton of flavor to the game. If you don't typically buy expansions, you might want to make an exception here. This one does a nice job of making Arkham Horror a better, more challenging game.
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Jim Brooks
United States
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10
Nov 2010
must have expansion
2010-11-02
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Nathan Bryan
United States
Houston
Texas
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10
Dec 2007*
LOVE this expansion. Best of all the expansions. new areas to visit and the bursting gates! Who can pass this up. Not to mention the ability to fight the dunwich horror which is the best Lovecraft story in my opinion.
2007-12-18*
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Morgan Dontanville
United States
Charlottesville
Virginia
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Plate of Shrimp.
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Here we are folks, the dream we all dream of.
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10
Apr 2009*
Holy Schmoly with this and the Curse of the Dark Pharaoh Expansion the amount of cards on the table becomes obscene- I'm glad that I have a huge table, I can't imagine anyone trying to play this game on a regular size table. Arkham is all about the chrome and Dunwich just piles it on. There are so many features to the game now that the likelihood of experiencing a similar game experience to one you'd played before is virtually impossible. There is so much going on here that I haven't even see many of the features to this expansion. Perhaps an argument against the expansion would be one of conspicuous consumption, but it is just so satisfying to see the stacks and stacks of cards.

Anyway, from my experience with the expansions the items are fun, the "fixes" for the old game are appreciated, the new board has some good things going on, and the Dunwich Horror adds another level of tension, the wounds crack me up and the objective cards also allow for some fun choices.

The only reason I don't give this a 10 is that if you beat the Dunwich Horror, you are asked to pick any card you'd like from any deck. Are they crazy? Someone could take an hour looking through all the decks. I say they have one minute to pick a card.
2007-03-19*
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David King
United Kingdom
London
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10
Sep 2009*
The one essential addition to Arkham Horror. It ups the difficulty for those who have got used to the style of the base game, and has enough new stuff to keep even a seasoned Arkham veteran guessing for a good time to come.

It loses the last point only because it is so good! I can't stand the thought of diluting it's influence with any more expansions, so at least for me it's cut off the game's own potential for collecting more!

EDIT: Now disproven! I caved in and bought Innsmouth Horror, and while it changes the feel of the game again playing with Dunwich as well it *doesn't* dilute it too much or make the experience any less enjoyable. Also blame RandomGraham for prompting me to rearrange my priorities about giving 10s!
2009-09-21
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Brian Mosher
United States
Salem
Oregon
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10
Mar 2007*
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Greg Frank
United States
Walnut Creek
California
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10
Mar 2007*
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Marshall Miller
United States
Revere
Massachusetts
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10
Mar 2010
Tied with Innsmouth for favorite expansion. A must have.
2009-09-01
Owned
Fredrik Bexborn
Sweden
Kalmar
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10
Apr 2007*
Owned
Chad Walton
United States
Springfield
Oregon
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10
May 2007*
Owned
Jerry Ruesch
United States
Murray
Utah
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10
Jun 2009*
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Jonas Björklund
Sweden
Lerum
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10
Sep 2007*
[Bought at GothCon 2007-04-08]
Played this expansion several times. It certainly raise the feeling that the threat on Arkham have increase a lot and give the game a more eerie feeling.
This expansion fixes a lot they missed in the base game. I like the new cards and the possibility to take "Injury" and "Madness" instead of being sent to the hospitals.
If you like the base game this should be on your to buy list.

Haven't managed to win yet.
2007-09-05*
Owned
Brian Wrynn
United States
Deer Park
New York
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10
May 2007*
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Vaughn Sandor
United States
Eastlake
Ohio
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The BBC series is far better than the excellent NBC one. Now go watch it.
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This is not me but I have been known to dance like David Brent on occasion.
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10
Dec 2008*
Some games you never even visit the Dunwich portion of the board but the additional cards and monsters make it a much more complete game.
2007-06-10*
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Alexander
Australia
Athens
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10
May 2007*
Owned

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