Expansions, Sequels and Prequels You Won't Find at Essen
Karl Bunyan
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As Essen Spiel approaches and the geeklists start to build, I thought it worth compiling my own containing a few of the rumoured sequels, prequels and expansions to established games that won't quite be making it in time for the show.

A bit nearer the event we'll be covering some of the confirmed releases in our podcast The Royal Society of Gamers, but for now you'll just have to be content with my unfounded speculation and outright fabrication.
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Arkham Romantic Comedy

aka Cthulhu Falls in Love
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52. Board Game: Napoleon's Triumph [Average Rating:7.99 Overall Rank:181]
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Not tonight Josephene
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53. Board Game: Ticket to Ride: Alvin & Dexter [Average Rating:6.62 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.62 Unranked]
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Ticket to Ride: The Fonz

Playable by combining it with the expansion below.
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54. Board Game: Carcassonne: Catapult [Average Rating:4.91 Unranked] [Average Rating:4.91 Unranked]
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Carcassone: The Shark

Playable by combining it with the expansion above.
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Slightly Larger World: Be Somewhat Concerned
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56. Board Game: Small World [Average Rating:7.43 Overall Rank:101] [Average Rating:7.43 Unranked]
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Wayne's Small World

New special powers: Excellent, Bohemian, Partyin', Alice, Hurling, Mandarin, Worthy, Not worthy, Between

New races: Lawyers, Garths, Coopers, Rhapsodies
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57. Board Game: Wicked Willie The Boardgame [Average Rating:3.00 Unranked]
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Celibate Willie: Solitaire Edition
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58. Board Game: Shave a Sheep [Average Rating:5.40 Overall Rank:9442]
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Shaun - expected release early summer 2012
 
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59. Board Game: Carcassonne [Average Rating:7.44 Overall Rank:108] [Average Rating:7.44 Unranked]
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Carcadaughter - The expansion that doubles the game!
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60. Board Game: Memoir '44 [Average Rating:7.53 Overall Rank:82] [Average Rating:7.53 Unranked]
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Movie Deal '44
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61. Board Game: Thunderstone [Average Rating:7.09 Overall Rank:322] [Average Rating:7.09 Unranked]
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Prequel: Lightningstone
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62. Board Game: San Juan [Average Rating:7.31 Overall Rank:159]
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San Two

No description, but why would they give the first one a number without wanting to make a sequel?
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63. Board Game: Wings of War: Famous Aces [Average Rating:6.89 Overall Rank:535] [Average Rating:6.89 Unranked]
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Wings of War: Hundred Years War
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64. Board Game: Advanced Squad Leader [Average Rating:7.88 Overall Rank:116]
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ASL: Jets and Sharks

Play as the Jets or the Sharks with many dynamic missions, such as:

Avoiding Officer Kruptky
Walking in perfect choreography
Getting Tony to the rumble

And many others!
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65. Board Game: The Robin Hood Game [Average Rating:3.42 Unranked]
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The Eddie Hood Game

The game about the much less well-known Eddie Hood, who stole from the slightly well off and gave to the moderately impoverished.
 
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66. Board Game: Race for the Galaxy [Average Rating:7.81 Overall Rank:22]
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Race for the Bathroom

Consume too many times and ...
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67. Board Game: Lords of Vegas [Average Rating:7.27 Overall Rank:352]
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Lords of Vegans

Build an organic farming empire.
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68. Board Game: War of the Ring: Battles of the Third Age [Average Rating:8.12 Unranked] [Average Rating:8.12 Unranked]
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War of the Ring: Parties of the Fourth Age

This second expansion of the 2 player strategy core game transforms it into a 6+ player party game with dexterity elements (can you throw the ring on the finger?).
 
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69. Board Game: Descent: Journeys in the Dark [Average Rating:7.40 Overall Rank:163]
Thomas Hanusek
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Bavaria
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Ascent with Sky Dungeons and 200 more miniatures
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Brian the Plathomas
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He's looking real sharp in his 1940's fedora. He's got nerves of steel, an iron will, and several other metal-themed attributes. His fur is water tight and he's always up for a fight.
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He's a semi-aquatic egg-laying mammal of action. He's a furry little flat-foot who'll never flinch from a fray. He's got more than just mad skills, he's got a beaver tail and a bill.
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I knew I liked this idea for a geeklist - here's the one I put together a couple years ago with a similar theme...
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71. Board Game: RAN [Average Rating:7.56 Overall Rank:2218]
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Also Ran

Greatest pub brawls of 16th century Japan.
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