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The Secret Santa programs have signaled the beginning of the 2010 holiday season. For many, this year has been very challenging. So in the interest of promoting holiday cheer and kicking things off on the right foot, I’ve decided to give away ten (10) games. All games are English versions. You may even find a few gems in the mix.


All BGG Members are eligible to participate. I’ll pay the shipping costs (international participants are welcome). If you’re lucky, you might win more than once. To enter all you have to do, is thumb this GeekList and the game(s) you wish to win. As a bonus, for every 0.5 , you will receive one (1) additional entry for the game(s) you tip.


Deadline for entering is Noon on Saturday, 6 November 30 October 2010. Winners will be determined later that day. This should be done well in advance of the BGG and Wargame Secret Santa programs. A random method (random.org, excel, etc.) will be used to determine the winners. Winners will be announced on this GeekList.

Update:
10/10/2010 - Saturday is the "6th" of November (not the 5th). Deadline is the 6th at Noon.
10/14/2010 - For accounting purposes, please ensure your tips are in multiples of "0.5"
10/27/2010 - We've had tremendous interest in this event! Things have slowed enough to warrant closing things out sooner. So I've decided to change the deadline to this Saturday, 30 October 2010, at Noon. Good Luck and thanks for participating!



Good Luck and Happy Holidays!!!



WINNERS ARE LISTED BELOW WITH THEIR RESPECTIVE GAMES.

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1. Board Game: Through the Ages: A Story of Civilization [Average Rating:8.21 Overall Rank:4]
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Through the Ages is a civilization building game. 2008: Second Edition, 2nd Eagle Games printing. In the shrink.

Cover with 2008 Markings:


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2. Board Game: Commands & Colors: Ancients [Average Rating:7.82 Overall Rank:46]
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Commands & Colors: Ancients depicts warfare from the Dawn of Military History (3000 BC) to the opening of the Middle Ages. GMT Games, Second Printing. Like New.
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3. Board Game: Hannibal: Rome vs. Carthage [Average Rating:7.83 Overall Rank:68]
 
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Details the struggle between Carthage's Hannibal and the Roman Republic in approximately 200 BC. Valley Games, Inc. Like New.
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4. Board Game: Catan [Average Rating:7.35 Overall Rank:161]
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In Settlers of Catan, players try to be the dominant force on the island of Catan by building settlements, cities, and roads. Mayfair Games, Inc. In the Shrink.
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5. Board Game: Acquire [Average Rating:7.38 Overall Rank:146]
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Each player strategically invests in businesses, trying to retain a majority of stock. The game is a race to acquire the greatest wealth. Avalon Hill (Hasbro). In the Shrink.
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6. Board Game: The Republic of Rome [Average Rating:7.55 Overall Rank:208]
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Simulates the politics of the Roman Senate during the republic. Avalon Hill Game Company (not Valley Games, Inc.). Like New.
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7. Board Game: Mr. Jack [Average Rating:7.12 Overall Rank:286]
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Two-player game where one player is Jack the Ripper (whose goal is to flee from the district as soon as possible, or avoid being accused for eight turns). Hurrican. In the Shrink.

Winner also receives the expansion:



Expansion is also in the Shrink.
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8. Board Game: Kingsburg [Average Rating:7.26 Overall Rank:197]
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In Kingsburg, players are Lords sent from the King to administer frontier territories. Fantasy Flight Games. In the Shrink.
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9. Board Game: La Città [Average Rating:7.13 Overall Rank:354]
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Set in the Italian countryside, this game features various city-states vying for population. Kosmos/Rio Grande Games. Very Good Condition.
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10. Board Game: Chinatown [Average Rating:7.20 Overall Rank:304]
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This is a negotiation game where players acquire ownership of sections of city blocks then place tiles, representing businesses, onto the block-sections. Z-Man Games. In the Shrink.
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