In memory of Sid Sackson - Play one of his games!
Jerry Wilkinson
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New Castle
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It's been 10 years ago since game designer Sid Sackson passed away. He died on November 6, 2002.

Every time I play one of his games this month, I will add another entry on this geeklist. Please feel free to do the same.
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1. Board Game: Can't Stop [Average Rating:6.85 Overall Rank:635]
Jerry Wilkinson
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Ginger and I played a game of this tonight. I won 3 to 2. She had the 6 and 12 columns, and I had the 7, 8, and 9 columns.
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2. Board Game: Acquire [Average Rating:7.36 Overall Rank:210]
Kyle Mann
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Fontana
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Pulling up this Geeklist inspired me to play a quick game of Acquire on my phone. Great game design in this one. One of my favorites.
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3. Board Game: Acquire [Average Rating:7.36 Overall Rank:210]
Jerry Wilkinson
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Went to my friend and fellow BGGer
Adam Daulton
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to play games tonight, and he and I played a 3 player game of this, with the 3rd player being my daughter Ginger. Even though she had some money there were several turns where she didn't buy any stock. So she didn't have her best game.

Adam ended up with $74,000+, I had $64,000+, and Ginger had around $26,000.
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4. Board Game: Acquire [Average Rating:7.36 Overall Rank:210]
Adam Daulton
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Pulled this one out with Jerry and was glad I did. It's one that I know I really like, but just doesn't get played as much as it probably should. One of the first 5 games I ever bought, way back in the late 1990s as a high schooler.
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5. Board Game: Extra! [Average Rating:6.52 Overall Rank:3588]
Jerry Wilkinson
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I played this for my first time ever tonight. The rules and scoresheet are available to print and play here on BGG. The section on scoring says a positive score is good for your first play. I ended up with a positive score of 100.
 
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6. Board Game: Extra! [Average Rating:6.52 Overall Rank:3588]
Jerry Wilkinson
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So then I played again. This one didn't turn out so well. I scored -550 points.
 
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7. Board Game: Extra! [Average Rating:6.52 Overall Rank:3588]
Jerry Wilkinson
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I forgot to add this again. My wife took her laptop with her to work, so I had no way to enter the plays.

I had no gaming opponents Saturday morning, so I played this 4 times. My worst score was bad (worse than -1000). The other 3 scores were all positive (from 50 to 210).
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8. Board Game: Extra! [Average Rating:6.52 Overall Rank:3588]
Jerry Wilkinson
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Played this twice tonight. First game was +200 points, second game was -210.
 
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9. Board Game: Extra! [Average Rating:6.52 Overall Rank:3588]
Jerry Wilkinson
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Played 3 times today. On the third game I got my record score of +380.
 
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