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Casey Lynn
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There are a lot of games that state on the box that they are intended for 3+ players that can still be easily played with two with some modifications.

If possible, include links to forum postings etc. that explain two-player variants.
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There are a few different ways you can adjust to balance this game for two players. http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/889030/my-experiences-wi...
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Just taking out a few cards makes this game completely playable with two people, though there are some other tweaks you can make as well. http://boardgamegeek.com/thread/889242/another-2-player-vari...
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You definitely lose some of the underlying appeal with two players, but you can still keep some of the negotiation, at least early in the game. Other suggestions for beefing it up: http://boardgamegeek.com/thread/124314/2-player
 
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Although their are many changes that can be made with this game it can be played two players. I have played it with 2 and with 4 and although certain things in the game feel different with 2 and it probably is "better" with more it plays fine with 2.
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This is a fantastic game with two players, and the Puerto Rico Deluxe now comes with official two-player rules.

Personally, we use the variant with just 5 chosen roles, to avoid the back-to-back Craftsman and Captain issue.

Here's a massively informative link:

Puerto Rico as a 2 player game, and which variants are best (POLL)
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Originally, this game was 2-4 players, then they changed absolutely nothing but the player count and now it's 3-4 players.

Personally, I like it with 2 players... but could see there being some lackluster sessions if neither player wants to start any conflicts (I'm not prone to that).

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Brass has a fabulous 2-player variant. We loved it so much we printed out a custom 2-player board on an HP plotter and glued it to some matboard.

Variant rules for 2 player game
Brass: 2 Player Board Hi Quality
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My own Scaled Clue variant makes this playable by two.
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