Games my wife HATED just by looking at the box
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A list of games my wife instantly didn't want to like or play based strictly based off of seeing the box.

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Games my wife LOVED just by looking at the box

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1. Board Game: Mage Knight Board Game [Average Rating:8.11 Overall Rank:24]
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Starting things off with the one I want to get her to play the most. I know she would like it, but the box has put her off.
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2. Board Game: Race for the Galaxy [Average Rating:7.76 Overall Rank:47]
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She turned out to really like this once I talked her into it.
 
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3. Board Game: Through the Ages: A Story of Civilization [Average Rating:7.99 Overall Rank:35]
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No luck yet.
 
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4. Board Game: Lords of Waterdeep [Average Rating:7.77 Overall Rank:52]
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She was neutral once she actually played it.
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5. Board Game: Ora et Labora [Average Rating:7.72 Overall Rank:103]
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I thought she would have liked it for the same reason as Agricola, but not so much.
 
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6. Board Game: Ghost Stories [Average Rating:7.35 Overall Rank:215]
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Must be too frightening.
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7. Board Game: Eclipse [Average Rating:7.95 Overall Rank:39]
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I can understand why this didn't grab her attention.
 
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8. Board Game: Android: Netrunner [Average Rating:7.90 Overall Rank:44]
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I get this one too.
 
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9. Board Game: Claustrophobia [Average Rating:7.55 Overall Rank:231]
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I thought for sure she would like this one...
 
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10. Board Game: Tzolk'in: The Mayan Calendar [Average Rating:7.93 Overall Rank:38]
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This one was a bit of surprise that she wasn't instantly drawn to.
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11. Board Game: Kittens in a Blender [Average Rating:5.75 Overall Rank:6283]
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Serious ailurophile. (So am I, but for some reason the idea doesn't bother me.)
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12. Board Game: Space Hulk (third edition) [Average Rating:7.54 Overall Rank:255]
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She discovered the price tag.

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13. Board Game: Fighting Formations: Grossdeutschland Motorized Infantry Division [Average Rating:7.59 Overall Rank:1316]
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She said in a disgusted tone: "What kinda crap is *that*!?"
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14. Board Game: Age of Conan: The Strategy Board Game [Average Rating:6.68 Overall Rank:1468]
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My wife hated this one just from the artwork, then proceeded to hate the gameplay as well.
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15. Board Game: Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Rise of the Runelords – Base Set [Average Rating:7.28 Overall Rank:331]
 
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I am currently in the process of convincing her to look past the artwork on this one and give the game a try, the mechanics look interesting.
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16. Board Game: Sentinels of the Multiverse [Average Rating:7.28 Overall Rank:311] [Average Rating:7.28 Unranked]
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My wife has played and enjoyed many of the games already posted on this list, but when she saw this game, she said "I am not playing a comic book game with you."
 
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