Review Your Favorite Games in 5 Words (times 2)
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It just seems there are too many games sometimes...not that that's a problem, but sometimes wading through hundreds of reviews can be a chore. So here's the deal, you get 15 words total...5 words for pros and 5 words for cons. Obviously it's not enough to make the decision to buy a game, but it might be enough to help people decide which games to look into and which to skip.

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1. Board Game: 7 Wonders [Average Rating:7.80 Overall Rank:43]
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Pros:
Empire building in 30 minutes.

Cons:
Abstract. Not great with two.

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2. Board Game: Le Havre [Average Rating:7.91 Overall Rank:38]
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Pros:
Resource management. Multi paths victory.

Cons:
Long set up. Analysis paralysis.
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3. Board Game: Can't Stop [Average Rating:6.85 Overall Rank:635]
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Pros:
Easy to learn. Addictive. Gateway.

Cons:
Crowded with 4. Can't Stop.
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4. Board Game: The World Cup Game [Average Rating:7.03 Overall Rank:1822]
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Makes people cheer and laugh

...but...

Some people hate the theme
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5. Board Game: Antiquity [Average Rating:7.90 Overall Rank:202]
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It's the PC game Settlers!

...but...

Don't run out of wood.
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6. Board Game: Small World [Average Rating:7.32 Overall Rank:190] [Average Rating:7.32 Unranked]
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Pros:
Flying Sorcerer's. Epic quick Battles

Cons:
Flying Sorcerer's. Lose friends quickly.
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7. Board Game: Dominant Species [Average Rating:7.84 Overall Rank:56]
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Theme and mechanisms work together

...but...

People complain about silly things.
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8. Board Game: Age of Steam [Average Rating:7.69 Overall Rank:120]
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Pros:

nasty, unforgiving, expansions, interaction, heavy

Cons:

nasty, unforgiving, heavy, headache-inducing, expansions
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9. Board Game: Valor & Victory [Average Rating:7.72 Overall Rank:3160]
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Pros: Realistic, simple, under ninety minutes.

Cons: A wargame for only 2.
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10. Board Game: Stone Age [Average Rating:7.62 Overall Rank:79]
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Pros: Elegant, hour long worker placement.

Con: "Is starvation strategy allowed?" debate.
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11. Board Game: Catan [Average Rating:7.22 Overall Rank:284] [Average Rating:7.22 Unranked]
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Pro:
Variable board. Interaction. No downtime.

Cons:
Dice. Starting position can suck.
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12. Board Game: World in Flames [Average Rating:7.51 Overall Rank:951] [Average Rating:7.51 Unranked]
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PROS: Big-ass monster wargame.

CONS: Big-ass monster wargame.
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13. Board Game: Race for the Galaxy [Average Rating:7.77 Overall Rank:49]
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PROS: Elegant use of icons.

CONS: Indecipherable use of icons.
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14. Board Game: Space Hulk (third edition) [Average Rating:7.54 Overall Rank:226]
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Pros: Tactical depth. Narrative. Awesome components.
Cons: Genestealers less interesting to play.
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15. Board Game: Twilight Imperium (Third Edition) [Average Rating:7.89 Overall Rank:50]
 
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Pro:
Biggest epic game ever made.

Con:
Longest epic game ever made.
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16. Board Game: Space Empires: 4X [Average Rating:7.62 Overall Rank:438] [Average Rating:7.62 Unranked]
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Pro:
Awesome fog of war system!

Con:
Very fiddly counters to manipulate.
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17. Board Game: Crokinole [Average Rating:7.79 Overall Rank:75]
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Pros: Finger Flicking Fun for Folks

Cons: Good boards expensive as hell
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18. Board Game: Cosmic Encounter [Average Rating:7.58 Overall Rank:103]
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Pros: Heavy player-interaction, endless variety

Cons: 4-player minimum, controlled chaos
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19. Board Game: Finca [Average Rating:7.06 Overall Rank:544]
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Pros: Great components, easy rules, screwage.

Cons: Theme is a bit fluffy
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20. Board Game: Galaxy Trucker [Average Rating:7.46 Overall Rank:130]
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Pro: Space-Themed game of schadenfreude

Con: Dang! My ship exploded too...
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21. Board Game: Fortune and Glory: The Cliffhanger Game [Average Rating:7.10 Overall Rank:736]
Ted Conn
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Thematic fun for adventure lovers

Lots of set-up to play!
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22. Board Game: Fresco [Average Rating:7.32 Overall Rank:249] [Average Rating:7.32 Unranked]
Tom Flatt
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Pros: Mechanics and theme blend beautifully!

Cons: Expansions are a real necessity!
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23. Board Game: Agricola [Average Rating:8.02 Overall Rank:17]
Tony Hodge
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Pro:

Worker placement with endless variety.

Con:

Way too fiddly for some.
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24. Board Game: Hammer of the Scots [Average Rating:7.57 Overall Rank:307]
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Braveheart verses Edward with blocks

Con: Map on cardstock not mounted
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25. Board Game: Sekigahara: The Unification of Japan [Average Rating:8.05 Overall Rank:145]
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Pros: Elegant block wargame. Unique mechanisms.

Cons: Double bluffing may cause brainburn
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