The Year of Threes (WBC 2010)
Alex Bove
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East Lansdowne
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2010 was my eighth year attending the World Boardgaming Championships, and though I've always enjoyed reading other people's accounts of their weeks, I've never been compelled to write my own. This year, however, I decided for the first time to keep a record of each game played (opponents, scores, etc.). I'd seen other players do this in the past, and I'd always preferred just to play the games, live in the moment, etc. But WBC is such a long, intense experience--and one that, for me at least, involves a lot of sleep deprivation--that in the weeks afterward my memory of it often becomes cloudy.

So this year I'm writing down my memories from the games I played. In this list I will mainly discuss the games themselves (strategies, interesting situations, etc.), but I should say that this was my most enjoyable WBC yet both over the board and beside it. The thing I most anticipated going into WBC was seeing friends I only see once a year, and though I did not ultimately have much time for socializing, I feel that I made some new friends and reconnected in meaningful ways with "old" ones. People who worry that WBC is too competitive and that no one at the con is friendly need only to linger in the cafe area or go to the open gaming room to see that many amazing gamers are there simply to enjoy the games and camaraderie. And though the "heat of battle" in the tournaments does occasionally bring out the worst in some gamers (myself included at various times in the past), I've always found that players at WBC are both competitive and courteous. Yes, it is possible to be both.
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1. Board Game: El Grande [Average Rating:7.83 Overall Rank:26]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, Curt Collins, Keith Layton, Rob Davidson, Ken Dunn

Many of the special scoring cards came out early, so this was a fairly high scoring game overall. In the first few rounds, I fought for the Castillo while picking my spots to attack on the board. Curt had a slight lead after Round 3 but a bigger one after Round 6. At this point in a game of El Grande, the only way to stop a runaway leader is for all four trailing players to attack him/her simultaneously. The problem is that attacking the leader often requires one to weaken his/her own position, so something like a Prisoner's Dilemma can emerge. In the end, Curt bolstered his lead with bold play in the Castillo and on the board and we all were left to fight for 2nd place. It was a very close race for second, with Rob edging me and Keith one point further back.

Scores: Curt 110, Rob 94, Alex 92, Keith 91, Ken 76

 
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2. Board Game: Ra [Average Rating:7.48 Overall Rank:95]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, David Duncan, Robert Larkins, Phil Sauer, Sceadeau D'Tela

My first heat of Ra saw me at a table with the EuroQuest Siegelman Trophy winner (Sceadeau), a familiar face who became a new friend this year (Dave--though, despite his strong play, he always seemed to place 2nd to my 1st in our games), another familiar face (Phil), and someone entirely new to me (Robert). The Pharoah lead throughout and a nice run of tiles when I was left on my own early helped me pick up a rare win-in-first-heat in Ra.

Scores: Alex 45, Dave 33, Sceadeau 29, Phil 27, Robert 26
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3. Board Game: Yspahan [Average Rating:7.16 Overall Rank:292]
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Players: Me, Eugene Hourany, Peter Staab

I'd only recently discovered the hidden depth and complexity of Yspahan, and even though I could not advance to the semifinals due to scheduling conflicts, I thought a late night game in Heat 1 might be a nice challenge. Eugene and I dominated the caravan while Pete (a long-time gaming friend and always-strong opponent) pursued a building strategy. My card draws were outstanding and I secured a fairly comfortable win. I wish I could have played in the semifinals!

Scores: Alex 102, Pete 86, Eugene 79
 
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4. Board Game: Goa [Average Rating:7.70 Overall Rank:55]
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Players: Me, Anni Foasberg, Don Tatum, David Duncan

Friday morning began with Heat 1 of my team game and the game for which I was defending WBC champion and GM. Needless to say, I wore many hats during Goa this year (with apologies to Keith Levy, the quintessential WBC wearer-of-hats). Anni and Don were relatively new to Goa, and though the game does not have an enormous learning curve, it can sometimes be a bit unforgiving to newer players. In the end, Dave and I battled for first and Dave was bridesmaid once more. Anni is a member of my local gaming club (EPGS) and went on to win Shipyard and Ticket to Ride, so I doubt this result disappointed her.

Scores: Alex 50, Dave 45, Anni 34, Don 30
 
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5. Board Game: Ra [Average Rating:7.48 Overall Rank:95]
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Players: Me, Doug Smith, Jordan Shea, Greg Thatcher

Heat 2 of Ra was my only 4-player Ra game of the tournament. I much prefer Ra with 5 players, but any time one plays Greg he/she knows a win will be tough to get. Jordan played a very strong game, amassing a long string of monuments while I played somewhat conservatively, scoring a few points each round, and Greg gambled a bit and did not get lucky. Doug simply never had good opportunities to bid (he was stuck between me and Greg, which often is like being caught in a firefight). I was fortunate that the game ended early and was low-scoring because Jordan's position was better than mine. He would have won a more open, higher-scoring game, but in the end I edged him.

Scores: Alex 39, Jordan 38, Greg 31, Doug 21
 
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6. Board Game: Amun-Re [Average Rating:7.38 Overall Rank:175]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, Mike Kaltman, Raphael Lehrer, Brian Berkenstock, Mitch Roberts

To say that this was a strong table would be an understatement. Mike is my roommate, long time gaming rival, and frequent WBC tournament finalist. Raphael is a former Caesar and multi-event winner, and Brian and I would meet again in a later round of this tournament (partial spoiler). As I often do, I amassed a decent money lead in the first half of the game, but I was too far behind in points, and money is less useful in Amun-Re when one never draws a master builder card.

Scores: Raphael 39, Alex 35, Mike 34, Brian 26, Mitch 26
 
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7. Board Game: Agricola [Average Rating:8.12 Overall Rank:6]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, Steve Scott, Christopher Ellis, Jason Long

My only game of Agricola at WBC taught me an important lesson. Steve, the GM of Ra and a long time gaming friend, had only just learned how to play the game, and as any experienced player knows, Agricola has a merciless learning curve. I consider any game by a beginner in which he takes no begging cards and scores above single-digits to be a success. Steve was not able to keep up with Chris, Jason and me, but the three of us were very close. Jason had a powerful food engine with the Baker and Baking Tray, but he did lag behind in family growth. Chris built a big house and grew his family quickly. I also grew early and pushed for an early stone house to use the Plowman effectively. My very last action of the game was decisive. Chris had played the Reeve early and we were tied with 4 occupations each. He had one action remaining after mine. If I had taken the occupation space, I could have cost him 3 points while gaining one for myself (Yeoman Farmer was worth a net of one to me). I didn't want to be cutthroat (I was certain Chris was behind me in points), and I wasn't sure I could afford the food to play the occupation, so I took a different action that also gained me a point. Chris played another occupation, costing me 3 points and a tie for first. I should have played more aggressively. I also vow not to be mad if a player who is clearly ahead of me "attacks" me late in a game: it may be that attacking me was the only way for him/her to win.

Scores: Jason 43, Alex 40, Chris 37, Steve 14
 
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8. Board Game: The Princes of Florence [Average Rating:7.64 Overall Rank:62]
Alex Bove
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East Lansdowne
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Players: Me, David Platnick, Eric Brosius, Rob Flowers, Thomas Browne

The reason I go to the WBC is to play the games I love against some of the strongest opponents in the world. Typically one has to wait for a semifinal or even final table to have the good fortune to play against four opponents as gifted as David, Eric, Rob, and Tom. They are all multi-event winners and very strong Princes of Florence players. It is not surprising, then, that all players finished within 5 points of one another. I was unable to compete for recruiting cards and only performed four works, choosing instead to get extra points from buildings, prestige cards, and a best work or two. David played the jesters/works strategy, but his recruiting options in the late rounds were not great. Everyone else did 5 or 6 works, but Rob won the day (more on him later) with his usual efficient play.

Scores: Rob 61, Tom 59, Alex 59 (3rd), Eric 56, David 56 (5th)
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9. Board Game: Goa [Average Rating:7.70 Overall Rank:55]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, Barb Flaxington, Greg Thatcher, Rich Roberts

Wednesday was a very long day. It ended with a late-night heat of Goa. Initially, we had exactly 13 players, including me. I had intended to sit out the 2nd heat so we would have three 4-player games. At the last minute, Barb, Greg, and Rich showed up, so we decided to start a fourth game. As the only player at the table who had played the game more than a few times, I was able to win fairly handily. I appreciate everyone who played Goa, even if it wasn't his/her favorite game. Our overall player numbers went down this year, so I hope we'll be back again in 2011.


Scores: Alex 57, Barb 44, Greg 42, Rich 33
 
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10. Board Game: Vegas Showdown [Average Rating:7.24 Overall Rank:274]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, Rodney Bacigalupo, Brian Jones, Kelly Krieble, Steve Lewinter

Thursday was not my strongest day in terms of wins and losses, but I did get to play some fun games against excellent opponents. I tried, quite unsuccessfully, to play a long-term strategy that relied on two buildings coming out in more or less the exactly perfect order. The other players built much more evenly and conservatively and used their money efficiently. I fell far behind and was unable to compete, but Steve played a wonderful game and won with an adjacent Theater/Fancy Lounge. Kelly would have probably been 2nd if the Lounge Lizard card had come out: he had five lounges!

Scores: Steve 67, Rodney 51, Brian 43 (3rd?), Kelly 43 (4th?), Alex 37
 
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11. Board Game: Ticket to Ride [Average Rating:7.50 Overall Rank:84]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, Sarah Beach, Josh Templain, Philip Shea

Ticket to Ride is not in my top 10, but I enjoy the game and if there is a "gap" in my schedule I will certainly play it above many other games. This year, I was able to play two heats, and I learned a lot about the game. In Heat 1, Philip and I battled all game for longest train, but he also completed more tickets than I did. Luckily for me, I did end the game with the longest train bonus and those 10 points were the difference.

Scores: Alex 126, Philip 119, Sarah 98, Josh 80
 
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12. Board Game: Ra [Average Rating:7.48 Overall Rank:95]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, Bill Herbst, Brian Stone, Mary Ellen Powers, Daniel Eppolito

I've had a very nice run of success in Ra, but sometimes the sun god has a way of making one feel very humble. Daniel is an extremely strong gamer and multiple WBC finalist (this year he won Le Havre), and when a player like that sits to one's left in Ra, one is in for a difficult game. I also found myself in the rare position of ending the first epoch with the 1, 2 and 3 suns. The second epoch was short and I was only able to spend the 3 sun, so I had to play with the 1 and 2 again and was not able to get value or exercise the power of being able to invoke Ra pretty much at will. Oddly enough, this was the second game of Ra at this year's WBC in which I saw a player end with the 1, 2, and 3 suns. Sceadeau had done the same in Heat 1! But back to Heat 3: I fell behind while Daniel and Mary Ellen fought for the win with Bill right on their heels. Daniel prevailed. I would see him again, though.

Scores: Daniel 41, Mary Ellen 35, Bill 29, Brian 26, Alex 24
 
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13. Board Game: Race for the Galaxy [Average Rating:7.80 Overall Rank:24]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, Pei-Hsin Lin, John Wetherell, Perrianne Lurie

I consider myself to be a generally strong board gamer, but if I ever have pretensions about Race for the Galaxy, someone comes along who shows me how much more adeptly the game can be played. This year, Pei-Hsin was that person. In our first game, I started with Alpha Centauri and managed a pretty good military strategy with New Galactic Order for double-digits and the highest military goal card, but Pei-Hsin's juggernaut development strategy left all of us in the dust. The second game was another win for Pei-Hsin, though this time John finished a fairly close second with a powerful genes strategy. It was truly amazing to watch someone squeeze every ounce of efficiency out of her hand and seem effortlessly to make the perfect play every turn. I only wish I knew how she did it!

Scores: Pei-Hsin 64/44, Alex 40/23, John 25/36, Perrianne 14/26
 
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14. Board Game: Puerto Rico [Average Rating:8.14 Overall Rank:5]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, Jeremy Osteen, Frederick Chang, Curt Collins

Sitting in the first seat in Puerto Rico is difficult. One has to play flawlessly and have a bit of luck to stay in the running. I'm not sure if I did either, but Frederick certainly played beautifully from the 1st corn seat, securing an early coffee monopoly and later shipping massive amounts of corn. Curt drafted off of Frederick's shipping to finish second, while Jeremy (an affable guy and a familiar face from past Puerto Rico tables) and I tried to build our way to victory. In the end, my three bonus buildings were only enough for third place.

Scores: Frederick 56, Curt 49, Alex 45, Jeremy 39
 
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15. Board Game: Amun-Re [Average Rating:7.38 Overall Rank:175]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, Greg Crowe, Sean Parker, David Gagne, Chris Senhouse

Needing a win to advance to the semifinals, I sat with four players I'd never played in Amun-Re before. Greg Crowe's reputation as a strong player precedes him, though, and Chris and I had met over a Goa table or three over the years. It was a low scoring, hard-fought game that came down to a tie-breaker. I seem to be involved in more tie-breakers in Amun-Re than any other game.

Scores: Alex 34 (1st), Greg 34, David 29, Chris 28, Sean 19
 
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16. Board Game: Amun-Re [Average Rating:7.38 Overall Rank:175]
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Players: Me, Eric Freeman, Sam Atabaki, Matt Peterson

The semifinals for Amun-Re immediately followed the second heat, and Thursday had already been a very long day, but I was eager to try to get back to the finals. When I arrived at my table, I shouldn't have been surprised to see Eric Freeman, last year's champion (to whom I'd lost on, you guessed it, a tie-breaker!) and one of the best Amun-Re players I know, and Sam Atabaki, the 2007 Amun-Re champion and another multi-game WBC and EQ winner. I went with my usual early money strategy while Eric gained a small points lead in the Old Kingdom. Sam bid too much for farming provinces but the sacrifice stayed low, so he never had enough money to compete for the good provinces in the 2nd round. I finally drew my first master builder of the tournament late in this game, and that helped me build enough to hold Eric off and take the win.

Scores: Alex 38, Eric 35, Sam 27, Matt 25
 
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17. Board Game: Stone Age [Average Rating:7.65 Overall Rank:50]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, Bronwen Heap, Joanna Melton, Karl Henning

Friday morning saw me entering another tournament in which I had no hope of advancement, but I like Stone Age and my early Friday schedule was open. I'm so happy I played because I got to sit with Bronwen; with whom I'd played open games but never a tournament game; Karl, an apple falling very close to the Henning family tree; and Joanna, an affable and strong opponent. We groaned at our bad dice and my bad puns, and in the end my efficiency strategy (a five-member family that never had to hunt) edged Karl's resource/hut blitz. The final scores reported below are approximate. I was unable to confirm the exact scores with the GM, but these are close.

Scores: Alex 170, Karl 166, Joanna 140 (?), Bronwen 120 (?)
 
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18. Board Game: Goa [Average Rating:7.70 Overall Rank:55]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, John Corrado, Chris Trimmer, David Duncan

The Goa marathon begins. Three-hour events are very hard to schedule, and Goa is really a 2 1/2-hour event, so this year we scheduled a 5-hour block for the semifinals and finals combined. It was tough on finalists, but it also helped the event have fewer conflicts with other attractive events. I only wish it had boosted our numbers. In the end, we had 13 players for only 12 spots, so unfortunately I had to turn one alternate away. But we pressed on with three 4-player tables. All three winners and the best second place player would advance.

Chris is a former Goa champion and two-time finalist (and a multi-game WBC winner), and I've already introduced you to Dave. John is a Goa stalwart, so I knew we were in for a good game. I came out of the gate slowly, having to fail intentionally to found a colony (in order to save colonists) in round 1. I also had very little money and did not win the flag until Round 7. Chris and John traded the flag for the entire first half of the game, and Chris amassed a big war chest. In the end, I got just enough cards and actions to place a close second, which was good enough to advance me to the final.

Scores: Chris 49, Alex 47, John 45, Dave 41.
 
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19. Board Game: Goa [Average Rating:7.70 Overall Rank:55]
Alex Bove
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Players: Me, Daniel Eppolito, Chris Trimmer, Andy Gerb

It's becoming a tradition for the Goa final table to be populated by multi-game WBC winners. Chris was back for his second Goa final in a row (and third overall) and Daniel was in his second overall. Andy has not made a WBC final in Goa but has been a finalist at EuroQuest. Daniel got off to an strong early start, advancing his expedition track to the bottom at the end of the third round, about as early as it is possible to do. I started slowly (a trend in Goa this year) but did manage to beat everyone to the bottom of the spice track and eventually catch up on the card track. Chris developed evenly while Andy pushed the colonist and ship tracks. I was able to perform seven actions (these were my only extras of the game, I believe) in round seven and Daniel was unable to found his fourth colony. My edge in money gave me three more points and in the end I was able to win by four. Andy had more board points than anyone but only finished with two card points, so he was a close third. Chris' mission tile and expedition cards weren't quite enough to make up for his deficit in board points. It was great to win my third Goa title!

Scores: Alex 51, Daniel 47, Chris 44, Andy 41
 
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20. Board Game: Amun-Re [Average Rating:7.38 Overall Rank:175]
Alex Bove
United States
East Lansdowne
Pennsylvania
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Players: Me, Greg Thatcher, Bill Zurn, Brian Berkenstock

The Amun-Re final immediately followed the Goa final, and Greg Thatcher and I have a long-standing gaming rivalry, so I was looking forward to playing another tournament game against him. Brian and I had played Amun-Re earlier and one or two games over the years. I did not know Bill at all, but from now on he will be one of the people I look forward to seeing at WBC. The first auction ended badly for everyone except me as the first three players bid on farming provinces and left me Avaris for free. Although Avaris is usually a good money generating province, it can be weakened if all three players sacrifice large enough amounts of money to neutralize the camel cash advantage. My opponents did make positive sacrifices, but the total didn't get to 2 until Round 3 and I was able to deflate the economy with the help of the sacrifice correction card (pretty much the only card I drew all game). I was behind in points but ahead in cash going into the second half of the game (what a surprise!) and my opponents did not make it easy for me to buy good provinces. I spent most of my money to buy Avaris again in Round 4 and was able to manage just enough cash to make two sets of pyramids with a pyramid bonus on one side. I never scored a power card (only three were scored by all four players combined in the entire game), but the 6 points I gained for having the most cash were enough for me to secure the win in a low-scoring, defensive game. It was my second tournament win this year and, more importantly, a second tightly-contested final of a game I love. Do you sense a theme here?

Scores: Alex 34, Bill 31, Greg 30, Brian 28 (?)
 
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21. Board Game: The Princes of Florence [Average Rating:7.64 Overall Rank:62]
Alex Bove
United States
East Lansdowne
Pennsylvania
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Players: Me, Michael Shea, Kyle Greenwood, Legend Dan Hoffman, Bernard Beckerman

The field in my second heat of Princes of Florence was nearly as decorated as the first. Legend Dan is a multi-game WBC winner and EQ Princes of Florence champion and Kyle and Bernard have both won WBC tournaments. I was in the 4th seat, and all three of my starting cards shared the same freedom and two required parks, so I decided to try an aggressive builder strategy. I got into early money trouble when I had to pay dearly for all three builders ($800, $1000, $900). Meanwhile, Legend Dan won some jesters and set himself up for a 20-point work blitz in the endgame. Kyle and Bernard played middle-ground strategies, and Michael, a relative newcomer, struggled a bit but posted a very respectable first-time score. In the end, I was able to draw two excellent prestige cards and play a work in Round 6 for almost double its value (thanks to two 6-point bonus cards), taking the 3-point best work bonus away from Legend Dan. That was the difference in the game.

Scores: Alex 64, Legend Dan 62, Kyle Greenwood 54 (3rd), Bernard Beckerman 54, Michael Shea 49.
 
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22. Board Game: The Princes of Florence [Average Rating:7.64 Overall Rank:62]
Alex Bove
United States
East Lansdowne
Pennsylvania
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Players: Me, Kyle Greenwood, Bill Zurn, Rob Flowers

Sometimes the WBC schedule gives you lemons and you have to make lemonade. And sometimes lemonade is brought to your table and you have no choice but to drink. Because I qualified for the Princes of Florence semifinals, and (especially) because I love the game, I didn't have to worry about the other conflicts in that time slot (St. Petersburg, Age of Steam, Settlers of Catan, and Tikal). I did, however, have to worry very much about my opponents. It was the table of rematches as I sat with Rob, Kyle and Bill again. Kyle paid for the 3rd seat and grabbed five profession cards and two recruiters, but he was only able to perform five works. Bill accidentally built the wrong building early in the game and didn't realize his error until the following round (too late to let him take it back even in a friendly game). Rob and I both played for late, high-value works. I performed seven works but was hurt when the card I needed to recruit was not played, and my opponents made me pay highly for my three jesters. Meanwhile, Rob got good items at reasonable prices and played very efficiently. In the end, his made prestige card was the difference. Rob went on to win the tournament, which is unsurprising considering how well he was playing all week (and, of course, his overall strength as a player).

Scores: Rob 67, Alex 63, Kyle 50, Bill 49.
 
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23. Board Game: Ticket to Ride [Average Rating:7.50 Overall Rank:84]
Alex Bove
United States
East Lansdowne
Pennsylvania
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Players: Me, Jessica Foster, Natasha Metzger, Carol Haney

Three new faces (I think Carol is a WBC vet, but Jessica and Natasha might have been newcomers) greeted me in my second heat of Ticket to Ride, so it is perhaps fitting that we opened up a brand new board to play our game. After a half hour of counting trains and shuffling cards, we were off! I drew two blind cards until the deck was exhausted and gained 7 locomotives for my efforts. Two more locos were face up in the draw pile, so I knew I would have the most flexibility in the second half of the game. I built long routes and went for longest train. This ended the game early, so Carol was stuck with too many unused trains despite her edge in made tickets. Natasha also made more routes but scored very few board points. My two completed long tickets helped me win my way into the quarterfinals. An interesting note on this game: near the end, I really needed the Denver-Phoenix route but didn't have a single white card, so I had to use five locos as white cards. Ouch!

Scores: Alex 122, Carol 110, Natasha 92, Jessica 43
 
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24. Board Game: Puerto Rico [Average Rating:8.14 Overall Rank:5]
Alex Bove
United States
East Lansdowne
Pennsylvania
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Players: Me, James Doughan, Sean McCullough, Sue Goodson

After a several-hour Saturday afternoon break (my only such luxury all week), it was back to the tables for the last heat of Puerto Rico. It was another table of multi-event-winning opponents, as Jim and Sean have 14 combined WBC wins. I had never seen Sue before, but she was friendly and played an excellent game. I was in the first corn seat but was unable to get enough corn to execute a good shipping strategy. I did sell coffee early, but Sean's defensive play put my mid-game coffee on the boat, and my harbor didn't kick in early enough to capitalize on my private boat. Jim built a factory and four quarries and before we could blink he had two bonus buildings. His shipping was enough to give him the win despite my late-game harbor/wharf binges.

Scores: Jim 61, Alex 55, Sue 53, Sean 45
 
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25. Board Game: Ra [Average Rating:7.48 Overall Rank:95]
Alex Bove
United States
East Lansdowne
Pennsylvania
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Players: Me, Brandon Bernard, Sceadeau D'Tela, Bobbie Warczak, Tom Idzikowski

Why is it that Ra champions keep meeting in semifinals? There aren't that many of us! Seriously, though, my semifinal table featured HLS winner Sceadeau, former Ra champ Bobbie, and multi-event winner Brandon. I had not seen Tom in Ra before. Sceadeau and I played for the early pharoah lead while Bobbie and Brandon amassed monuments. Tom played a middle-ground strategy but fell behind early and couldn't muster the points to catch up. Though I didn't score hugely in the third epoch, my early lead and the five points for highest suns were enough to get me through to the finals.

Scores: Alex 45, Bobbie 40, Brandon 36, Sceadeau 27, Tom 25.
 
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