Best Big(ger) Box games for ~$25-35
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I'm looking to get a list going of your favorite games that fall in that 'midrange'. Big(ger) box games that aren't quite as expensive as the Agricola's of the world, but have more going on (components wise) than your average smaller game like Love Letter and Innovation

I'll get the list started, but would love to see your own additions. I'm interested in what you saw the game for (roughly) but to keep this from being a big fat advertisement feel free to avoid saying where. We all have google, we can find it.
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1. Board Game: Caylus [Average Rating:7.83 Overall Rank:45]
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$35.99. It's breaking the rules by 99 cents but it's tough to argue with the value here.
 
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2. Board Game: Puerto Rico [Average Rating:8.06 Overall Rank:15]
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$28.99. Not my favorite game but I seem to be in the minority there. I'm willing to recognize it as a great game that doesn't suit my particular tastes.
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3. Board Game: Takenoko [Average Rating:7.32 Overall Rank:212]
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$33.99. One of the more beautiful games I've ever seen.
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4. Board Game: 7 Wonders [Average Rating:7.81 Overall Rank:41]
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$33.99. Great party game for gamers.
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5. Board Game: Small World [Average Rating:7.33 Overall Rank:184] [Average Rating:7.33 Unranked]
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$32.50. Days of wonder could fill this list on their own.
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6. Board Game: Tsuro [Average Rating:6.69 Overall Rank:771]
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$25. Another absolutely beautiful game. Not as complex a game as the others on this list, but beautiful and meaty enough.
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7. Board Game: Power Grid [Average Rating:7.91 Overall Rank:28]
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$29. One of the better auction games out there.
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8. Board Game: Pandemic [Average Rating:7.66 Overall Rank:73]
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$27 One of the better co-op games out there.
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9. Board Game: A Few Acres of Snow [Average Rating:7.43 Overall Rank:240]
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$32. Broken or not, still fun.
 
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10. Board Game: The Castles of Burgundy [Average Rating:8.12 Overall Rank:11]
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$29 and change, though I've seen it even lower at times.
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11. Board Game: First Train to Nuremberg [Average Rating:7.12 Overall Rank:1355]
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$29 and change. SUCH a bargain.
 
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12. Board Game: Livingstone [Average Rating:6.44 Overall Rank:2086]
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$23 and change.
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13. Board Game: Elder Sign [Average Rating:7.01 Overall Rank:463]
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14. Board Game: Summoner Wars: Master Set [Average Rating:7.58 Overall Rank:141] [Average Rating:7.58 Unranked]
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15. Board Game: Castle Panic [Average Rating:6.69 Overall Rank:811]
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16. Board Game: Stone Age [Average Rating:7.62 Overall Rank:79]
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17. Board Game: Firenze [Average Rating:7.27 Overall Rank:746]
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18. Board Game: Libertalia [Average Rating:7.23 Overall Rank:297]
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