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Expansions that do not add much, if at all, to the base game and may even be thematically inconsistent with the base game. These can at best be described as novelties for hardcore fans.
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1. Board Game: Agricola L-Deck [Average Rating:5.54 Unranked] [Average Rating:5.54 Unranked]
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I am a big fan of Agricola but this is a deck that I do not own and do not plan to purchase. A deck comprising of the designer and publisher does not sit thematically well with me.

On a separate note, the Z-deck has been called a novelty deck as well (see Agricola main page). Whilst some of the cards in it are a little off thematically, I thought the deck on the whole was ok and we always include it in our plays.
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2. Board Game: Agricola X-Deck [Average Rating:6.13 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.13 Unranked]
Christina Ng
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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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A theme with Alien does not seemed to fit well with Agricola’s farming theme. It feels like an expansion with a pasted on theme.
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3. Board Game: Agricola: The Legen*dairy Forest-Deck [Average Rating:6.36 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.36 Unranked]
Christina Ng
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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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Fairy tales/movie/book which relates to forest also does not sit well with the underlying theme of Agricola for me.
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4. Board Game: 7 Wonders: Leaders – Stevie [Average Rating:6.98 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.98 Unranked]
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This card alone almost makes me like the game better.
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5. Board Game: Carcassonne: Catapult [Average Rating:4.92 Unranked] [Average Rating:4.92 Unranked]
Andy Foulke
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Bethel Park
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6. Board Game: A Game of Thrones: The Card Game [Average Rating:7.13 Overall Rank:382]
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There were George R.R. Martin cards being handed out at Geekway 2011:



According to this thread (http://boardgamegeek.com/thread/589643/george-rr-martin-prom...) the card is just a novelty, not legal for actual play.
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7. Board Game: Ticket to Ride: Alvin & Dexter [Average Rating:6.63 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.63 Unranked]
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McKees Rocks
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1950s movie monsters in a turn of the century train game.
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8. Board Game: Nuclear War Bonus Pack #2: Expansion to India Rails and Nuclear War [Average Rating:5.96 Unranked] [Average Rating:5.96 Unranked]
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I think this is pretty fricking hilarious.
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9. Board Game: Haiti (fan expansion for Puerto Rico) [Average Rating:6.17 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.17 Unranked]
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I've yet to play it to see if it works with the game or not but hey any game with zombies is cool.
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10. Board Game: King Me! The Toilet [Average Rating:6.61 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.61 Unranked]
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This seems to add little to nothing to the game. When added to the game it doesn't seem to get used very much.
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11. Board Game: Wits & Wagers Expansion Pack 1 [Average Rating:7.52 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.52 Unranked]
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There was a set of "personality" question cards available when the expansion question pack came out. You could obtain them by emailing North Star games directly.

Although appealing mostly to the geek (the personalities were Aldie, Alan Moon, Richard Berg, Bruno Faidutti plus Ken Jenning of Jeopardy), the personality question cards are totally playable.
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12. Board Game: 7 Wonders: Catan [Average Rating:7.18 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.18 Unranked]
Keng Leong Yeo
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This mini-expansion is a homage to The Settlers' of Catan.
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13. Board Game: Munchkin Promotional Bookmarks [Average Rating:5.60 Unranked] [Average Rating:5.60 Unranked]
Juan Medina
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Cedar Park
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To me, much of Munchkin is novelty anyway, but the bookmarks are really funky. In a game where a lot of the cards are there mainly to wreak havoc on the game rules, these are usually even more over the top. They feel awkward, and you can bring them to the table at any point, but you can only play so many ... even for Munchkin this feels awkward.
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14. Board Game: Jungle Zombie [Average Rating:7.00 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.00 Unranked]
Simon Blome
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Herne
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Free print expansion for Tikal.


Black magic in an otherwise serious and thematic game? - Check!

Killing other expeditions in an expedition game? - Check!

Jungle Zombies? - Check!

Unnecessary freak expansion? - Check!
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15. Board Game: GiftTRAP Geek Edition [Average Rating:6.81 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.81 Unranked]
A mini-expansion featuring gifts with a decidedly geeky nature.
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16. Board Game: Eaten By Zombies!: We Have the Bomb! Promo [Average Rating:5.95 Unranked] [Average Rating:5.95 Unranked]
Richard Ham
Malta
Marsalforn
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An extra for kickstarters of this game. With it, the whole game blows up from time to time due to A-bombs, and afterwards, players have to start building again, unless they were able to save themselves in bomb shelters.

Certainly tongue in cheek, but also an interesting gameplay variant. People complain bitterly about the typos on it, but it's a freebie promo, so what's the harm?
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17. Board Game: Arkham Horror: Penny Arcade Characters [Average Rating:6.58 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.58 Unranked]
Tim
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Gabe & Tycho Available.

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18. Board Game: 1955: College Activist Promo Cards [Average Rating:6.42 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.42 Unranked]
Jeff Perrella
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Anoka
Minnesota
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Aldie!!!
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19. Board Game: 7 Wonders: Leaders – Louis [Average Rating:7.10 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.10 Unranked]
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Another musically themed promo card for the Leaders expansion.
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20. Board Game: 7 Wonders: Leaders – Esteban [Average Rating:7.25 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.25 Unranked]
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A promo card for the Leaders expansion in celebration of the designer's newborn.
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21. Board Game: Agricola: The Legen*dairy Forest Deck – Chuck the Wood Chuck [Average Rating:6.54 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.54 Unranked]
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Promo card addition to the Legen*dairy Forest-Deck.
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22. Board Game: Agricola: The Legen*dairy Forest Deck – Peruvian Inquisition [Average Rating:6.39 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.39 Unranked]
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Promo card addition to the Legen*dairy Forest-Deck.
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23. Board Game: 7 Wonders: Leaders – Wil [Average Rating:7.07 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.07 Unranked]
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A promo card for the Leaders expansion. It is for the International TableTop Day taking place on 5th April 2014 and features Wil Wheaton.
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24. Board Game: 7 Wonders: Leaders – Nimrod [Average Rating:7.14 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.14 Unranked]
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A promo card for the Leaders and Babel expansions.
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25. Board Game: Small World: A Spider's Web [Average Rating:7.73 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.73 Unranked]
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Small world is typically full or fantasy characters. This expansion adds Skags, which are alien-dog-things from the video game Borderlands, a sci-fi/western shooter. They do not fit the theme.

You mat also find your disbelief suspended with the rubbery "Slingmen" and the "Ice Witches" who seem to be made of ice cream.
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