If you where to train any game from your collection what would it be? and why?
James Van
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If you where forced to trade one game, (or if you would love to trade a game). what would it be? I've never trained a game on BGG, but I do give games away all the time to my friends. what do you do to spread the gaming love?
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1. Board Game: A Game of Thrones: The Card Game [Average Rating:6.92 Overall Rank:702]
James Van
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I just got this and have not really liked it, so I would maybe trade it for something I want more. who knows haha.
 
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2. Board Game: Ricochet Robots [Average Rating:7.00 Overall Rank:571] [Average Rating:7.00 Unranked]
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I would train the robots.

They would zip around my house while I was sleeping picking up debris like miniature Roombas, but they would also be programmed to find and collect any valuables that happened to fall to the floor, collect them and place them in a separate container for my convenience and to map any valuables too large for them to collect.
Then before I awoke they would return to the gamebox to recharge until the next nights sleep.

As for where I would train them, that would either be at my home, or at the patented Ricochet Robots Training Facility in sunny San Jose California.
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3. Board Game: Steam [Average Rating:7.65 Overall Rank:109]
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4. Board Game: Ticket to Ride [Average Rating:7.46 Overall Rank:124] [Average Rating:7.46 Unranked]
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6. Board Game: Vom Kap bis Kairo [Average Rating:6.32 Overall Rank:2814]
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Trained to a thrift shop in New Hamburg, Ontario. Like a trade to someone I don't know, for nothing!
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7. Board Game: Scrabble [Average Rating:6.29 Overall Rank:1505]
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I think I'd train the tiles to group into all Us and Is whenever my opponent got them out of the bag. And perhaps arrange themselves into rude words on their racks, that would be fun.

I'd also train them to move slightly around the board when they weren't looking, it would increase the AP I admit but kinda fun.

I could also train the racks to 'suddenly' fall over when my opponent was arranging a great word. This would have the double benefit of letting me know what they had and also perhaps they would feel they had to think of something else to play now I'd seen their plans.
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8. Board Game: Crazy Circus [Average Rating:6.27 Overall Rank:3757]
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I think this is the best training game in my collection. You get to train a lion, a bear and an elephant!
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9. Board Game: Squad Leader [Average Rating:7.48 Overall Rank:473]
Tim Korchnoi
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Already trained. Now I just have the lead them to victory! ninja
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10. Board Game: Magic: The Gathering [Average Rating:7.45 Overall Rank:156] [Average Rating:7.45 Unranked]
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Vashon
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One could just as easily ask: Why are not everyone playing Magic?
 
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