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I'm closing this list to new additions and re-listing the remaining items on the Lightning Round list -- http://www.boardgamegeek.com/geeklist/155298/

Here is the announcement thread for these lists:
http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/949260

This list is a series of several or so weekly projects to get more information on the worst-described games in the database. At present, I'm drawing from a list of games that have fewer than 100 characters in their descriptions -- about a sentence or less. What I want on each of these is to get a good description of

Theme -- setting for the game. This is typically flavor, but the theme setting is helpful to users who are looking to learn about the game.
Game-Play -- what players actually do when playing the game. This portion should be an overview of the game and include a synopsis of what players do from round-to-round and how players are playing the game in progression towards the goal.
Goal -- The end-point of the game where one or more players wins the game or one or more players loses the game.

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Check out the entry for a game on this list. If you know about it and can describe it, post "CLAIMED" to the comments to indicate you are working on it.
Update the description to include the elements above. You can edit a description with the Edit button on the description box.DO NOT COPY from another source. Research, digest, and synthesize, but don't plagiarize.
Claim your update by commenting after the Geeklist item. Something like "DONE!" would help make it clear.
I'll review the list periodically to see what's been claimed and I'll give out 10 to the user who claims the description and has actually updated the entry information with the above elements.
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1. Board Game: Super Deck! [Average Rating:2.05 Overall Rank:15897]
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Super-heroes collectible card game.
 
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2. Board Game: Rennfieber [Average Rating:4.94 Unranked]
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Train then race thoroughbred horses.

Reimplementation of Travspelet med V65
 
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3. Board Game: Tractics [Average Rating:6.33 Overall Rank:11077]
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WWII miniatures focusing on armor and guns.
 
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4. Board Game: Biker Mice from Mars: Take Back the City [Average Rating:3.62 Unranked]
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go around catching villains


succinct
 
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5. Board Game: The Game of Law School [Average Rating:4.73 Unranked]
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[from the box]
The FUN Game That Challenges Your Knowledge Of Everyday Law
 
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6. Board Game: Caramba [Average Rating:3.60 Unranked]
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Mexicans in sombreros go hunting in a dice driven abstract dance.


If no one else updates this one, I actually have a copy in my collection that sisteray traded to me years ago, so I might be able to hazard it.
 
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7. Board Game: Pig Pong [Average Rating:5.91 Overall Rank:11177]
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Volleyball game played with ultralight foam balls, and small air bellows shaped like pigs.


I think that covers most of it, maybe needs a little minor fleshing-out.
 
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8. Board Game: Echelons of Fire [Average Rating:4.43 Overall Rank:15375]
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A collectible card game (CCG) of modern tactical combat between the USSR and the US.
 
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9. Board Game: Last Starfighter: Duel In Space [Average Rating:5.43 Unranked]
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Space dogfight between two ships
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10. Board Game: Quad Checkers [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
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A strategy game of checkers for four players.


Is this not the same as one of the other four-handed checker games in the database?
 
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11. Board Game: Udder Madness [Average Rating:3.44 Unranked]
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A cow-tipping game. First, place the cows, then move and tip the cows over.
 
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12. Board Game: Rosetta [Average Rating:4.50 Unranked]
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An old game with tiles.
Puzzle for 1 player or game for 2 to 4 players.
Curious


Game or puzzle? If this is a game, what are the game elements?
 
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13. Board Game: Double Dog Dare [Average Rating:6.00 Unranked]
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Simply put, sort of a Magic: The Gathering clone without the collecting bother.
 
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14. Board Game: Victory at Midway [Average Rating:7.19 Overall Rank:4184]
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Double blind game about the pivotal naval battle of the Pacific War.
 
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15. Board Game: Korea: The Mobile War 1950-51 [Average Rating:5.82 Overall Rank:11797]
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KOREA is a division level game of the Korean "police action" during 1950 and 51.
 
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16. Board Game: Beachhead [Average Rating:5.77 Overall Rank:12218]
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A game of island invasion in the Pacific.

One of the Yaquinto Album Games.
 
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17. Board Game: The Fall of South Vietnam [Average Rating:5.66 Overall Rank:12860]
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A game of combat in South Vietnam: 1973-1975
 
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18. Board Game: Conflict [Average Rating:5.33 Overall Rank:14048]
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Parker Brothers relatively abstract war game with interesting metal pieces and a nondescript board.
 
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19. Board Game: The Road To Vicksburg: The Battle of Champion Hill [Average Rating:5.65 Overall Rank:13002]
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The Battle of Champion Hill using the Blue & Gray game system.


Description of the system, with no information about what the game is or about what the system does in play.
 
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20. Board Game: Ein Nilpferd kommt selten allein [Average Rating:4.89 Unranked]
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Party-game where players have to answer questions, mime or draw objects with a "limp" pen...


A friend told me about this years ago, sounded like a proto-Cranium.
 
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21. Board Game: Meistertrick [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
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Abstract strategy game like Duel from Parker Brothers.


A mere comparison, or a different iteration of the same game?
 
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22. Board Game: Friends Trivia Game [Average Rating:4.40 Overall Rank:15707]
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Trivia game based on the Friends TV show.


Trivia games take several different forms. Is this a roll-and-move trivia game where players must answer questions at specific spaces to get progress toward victory, like in Trivial Pursuit, or is this an all-answer trivia game like Wits & Wagers, or is this a game where one player can interrupt another player like in Bezzerwizzer, or is this a whole different thing entirely?
 
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23. Board Game: Space Warrior [Average Rating:4.50 Unranked]
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A tactical game of small scale shipboard actions in space
 
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24. Board Game: Beyond the Stars [Average Rating:5.00 Unranked]
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Children can travel through space and score points accomplishing missions.
 
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25. Board Game: Breaking into Valhalla [Average Rating:7.00 Unranked]
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2 Huge maps used to recreate the Crossing of the Rhine by the Allies
 
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