Games Played at the 2014-07-26 CABS Meeting
Bill Reed
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Galloway
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This Geeklist chronicles some of the many games played at this weekly meeting of the Columbus Area Boardgaming Society.

The Columbus Area Boardgaming Society (CABS) is a club dedicated to boardgaming in central Ohio. The club started as a group of 15 friends back in 1997. Since then, CABS has grown to over 400 members with meetings almost every weekend. Our members play everything from Eurogames to Wargames to light family games. Our club also maintains a library of over a thousand games, which members can "check-out" just like any public library.

Come visit us at a weekly meeting. Your first meeting is FREE!

Columbus Area Boardgaming Society (CABS)
CABS Thread on BGG
CABS on Facebook
Meeting Schedule 2014

Happy Gaming!


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1. Board Game: Café Melange [Average Rating:6.67 Overall Rank:4652]
Jeff Kayati
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My tired brain didn't care much for this one. Meh.
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2. Board Game: Commands & Colors: Napoleonics [Average Rating:7.98 Overall Rank:297]
Jeff Kayati
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El Presidente needed prep games for WBC.
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3. Board Game: Limes [Average Rating:6.95 Overall Rank:1764]
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Cities meets Carcassonne
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4. Board Game: Linko! [Average Rating:7.06 Overall Rank:706]
Anton Wilsbach
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Fun little card game. It's a lynx, btw.
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5. Board Game: Mage Wars Arena [Average Rating:7.74 Overall Rank:140] [Average Rating:7.74 Unranked]
Bill Reed
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Learned how to play this in a 5 hour game with Kirk. Knowing the spells will shorten playtime. I'll play it again, but do prefer Summoner Wars because it's quicker. I'm choosing 2 cards from a hand of 25-40 every turn in Mage Wars. It takes a lot of time to look through, read the text, and make a decision.

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6. Board Game: One Night Ultimate Werewolf [Average Rating:7.27 Overall Rank:266] [Average Rating:7.27 Unranked]
JB Lawton
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Introduced this to some folks. This is the biggest game-hit in my family in recent memory. After trying a demo at Origins, my son was hooked! We've already played our copy scores of times in just the past couple of weeks. Between a family reunion and a week of summer camp, it's already looking a little worse for wear.
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7. Board Game: Port Royal [Average Rating:7.17 Overall Rank:407] [Average Rating:7.17 Unranked]
Jeff Kayati
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Please release this in the US.
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8. Board Game: Russian Railroads [Average Rating:7.80 Overall Rank:69]
Jeff Kayati
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This is a good game, but I'm not certain it has more than ten plays to it. Just not enough variety in strategies.
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9. Board Game: Schinderhannes [Average Rating:6.49 Overall Rank:5185]
Jeff Kayati
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Logic deduction game. Thanks for teaching Ken!
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10. Board Game: Sentinels of the Multiverse [Average Rating:7.30 Overall Rank:272] [Average Rating:7.30 Unranked]
Jeff Wolfe
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Columbus
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It's never too late for Sentinels.
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11. Board Game: TransAmerica [Average Rating:6.66 Overall Rank:901]
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So tired when I played this, that I forgot to add it.
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12. Board Game: UGO! [Average Rating:6.65 Overall Rank:2618]
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Trick taking with a twist. Recommended.
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13. Board Game: Valley of the Kings [Average Rating:7.12 Overall Rank:628] [Average Rating:7.12 Unranked]
JB Lawton
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Got a chance to try this one. An interesting deck-builder with the gimmick that you only score cards you "entomb." You're trying to get good cards, but then make them inaccessible so they will score.
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