2015 Challenge: Play 10 Games 10 Times Each
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I am taking part in this geeklist challenge to play ten games at least ten times each this year. Having done the same thing last year, I decided it was enough fun to do it again.

Last year I settled on games that were mostly longer that I felt I wasn't getting to the table as much as I'd like. I made some specific exemptions because they were too quick to play or other motivations to play them (such as owned and unplayed). I was however, pretty liberal with using game families instead of specific games.

Since then, I have moved to a new country and seen a reduction in regular gaming buddies (especially those that share my Ameritrash tastes). Given all of that, I am not so sure what my gaming life will be like going forward and have decided to loosen up the requirements. My motivation remains the same to get more plays of the games I love, but don't play enough. On top of this, I did find myself playing less of the filler games than I had hoped so I will be looking to add a few more of these to the list. I will also be upping my commitment to 15 games (although still only 10 plays each).

Being realistic given my new location and lack of regular gaming buddies has heavily coloured my list and there are plenty of other games that I desperately want to get out more often but think I would struggle with. Some examples are: Carcassonne, Formula D, Series: LEGO Heroica, Star Trek: Fleet Captains, Game: Star Wars X-Wing Miniatures Game

It's not going to be easy but I am gonna do my best.

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1. Board Game: 6 nimmt! [Average Rating:6.91 Overall Rank:605]
Board Game: 6 nimmt!
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I bought this after playing it with the Epsom club way back and I still love it, but I just don't get it played. So hoping to bring it back. It's a quick game so shouldn't be hard to get out... I hope!

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2. Board Game: Coloretto [Average Rating:6.97 Overall Rank:535]
Board Game: Coloretto
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I enjoy this game but it's been a while since I last got it played. Hopefully having it on the list will see it come out more often. Like Category 5 above, it's a quick filler so shouldn't be too hard to get played.

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Board Game: Descent: Journeys in the Dark
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I'm a huge Descent fan. I really enjoy the universe and the light RPG style play. I was tempted to get into Star Wars: Imperial Assault as well but have so far managed to resist. I do however have a TON of both 1st and 2nd Editions of Descent that I really REALLY want to get to the table more often.

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4. Board Game: Eldritch Horror [Average Rating:7.82 Overall Rank:71]
Board Game: Eldritch Horror
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Arkham Horror as a Family, made it into the list last year and though numerous plays of it and Mansions of Madness, I had no trouble getting it played out. I did notice that I was still reaching for Arkham Horror over Eldritch Horror and I am keen to see if a few more plays will change that. I may also cave and pick up the expansion(s) if I find myself enjoying this a bit more.

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5. Board Game: Lords of Waterdeep [Average Rating:7.76 Overall Rank:59]
Board Game: Lords of Waterdeep
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A relatively recent addiction for me having only discovered it in the last couple of months. I've already got it to the table several times and been given the Lords of Waterdeep: Scoundrels of Skullport expansion in a Secret Santa so I really want to keep this on the table. It also helps that my other half enjoys this game a lot. I do however wonder if 10 plays will leave me burnt out on it... if it does, I guess I can eventually trade it away.

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6. Board Game: Pandemic [Average Rating:7.62 Overall Rank:90]
Board Game: Pandemic
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I love this game, and I have hardly played it last year as it was all to easy to opt for a 10x10 instead. To fix this... let's put it ON the 10x10! Genius.

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7. Board Game: PitchCar Mini [Average Rating:6.96 Overall Rank:1254]
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It is criminal just how little this game gets played. It's not quite quick enough to be a filler but it's not a heavy game either and I think that (and the longer set up time) prevent it getting played as often. Hopefully adding it to the list will see it played more often.

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8. Board Game: Qwirkle [Average Rating:6.79 Overall Rank:770]
Board Game: Qwirkle
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I have the travel version of this game and enjoy it a lot. I want to see it hit the tops as one of my most played games as I sometimes pass it over for something more thematic.

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9. Board Game: Talisman (Revised 4th Edition) [Average Rating:6.52 Overall Rank:1420]
Board Game: Talisman (Revised 4th Edition)
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There are no two ways about it, this one is going to be tough. I enjoy Talisman, I can't say I 'love' it, but I enjoy it. It's long game and as such doesn't get as much play time as I think it deserves. I have all the expansions and a large part of having this on the list is the desire to get them to the table. I also now have the app on Android so this is possibly a game to play with friends back home.

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Family: Game: Ticket to Ride
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Remember this guy? The game that really got me into this whole boardgaming obsession. It was on the 10x10 last year and got played a ton, especially as it is one of the Android games that I play most often with friends back home. The thing I really hope to do this year is get more plays of expansion maps like Team Asia and India.

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11. Board Game: Cubiko [Average Rating:6.44 Overall Rank:8283]
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I LOVE this game, but I am putting this as one of the Cop Out extras as it really is a game that is easy to get 10 plays of... However I didn't get a single play of it in last year so it certainly deserves to be on this list to help me bring it to the table a bit more.

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12. Board Game: Escape: The Curse of the Temple [Average Rating:7.00 Overall Rank:527]
Board Game: Escape: The Curse of the Temple
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This one is a total cop out but I love this game and got the first expansion in a Secret Santa so wanting to get it to the table a little more.

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13. Board Game: Loopin' Louie [Average Rating:6.79 Overall Rank:867]
Board Game: Loopin' Louie
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Ok, Ok so this is not the most high brow game in the world, but it's a ton of fun and I enjoy it a great deal. Another case of a game that just doesn't hit the table often enough.

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Family: Lord of the Rings: The Card Game (LCG)
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Another of the cop outs. This one is here because I have so many unplayed adventures and have still not found a regular gaming partner to help me push through them since moving, so hoping this will help me find that person.

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15. Board Game: Spot it! [Average Rating:6.64 Overall Rank:1049] [Average Rating:6.64 Unranked]
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We English call this one Dobble but it's the same game and I love it. This is of course a total cop out as I can easily get 10 plays in a single sitting and already have this as my most played game despite only playing it for the first time in May.

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