Daniel Donovan's Big List of Games to Consider
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1. Board Game: Catan [Average Rating:7.22 Overall Rank:281] [Average Rating:7.22 Unranked]
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You played it, you liked it. It's a classic.
 
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2. Board Game: Carcassonne [Average Rating:7.43 Overall Rank:139] [Average Rating:7.43 Unranked]
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You saw it at my house: it works really well 2-player.
 
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3. Board Game: Ticket to Ride: Europe [Average Rating:7.58 Overall Rank:92] [Average Rating:7.58 Unranked]
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Ros's favourite game: plays well 2-5 players.
 
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4. Board Game: Forbidden Island [Average Rating:6.84 Overall Rank:587]
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Like a simplified-down Pandemic. Co-operative and plays 1-4.
 
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5. Board Game: The Resistance [Average Rating:7.37 Overall Rank:177]
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You need a group of at least 5 to play, but if you can get the hang of lying / reading people, it's really fun. Plays 5-10.
 
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6. Board Game: Hive Pocket [Average Rating:7.66 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.66 Unranked]
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It's like chess but a bit more varied. The down side is you can't buy it through the shop.
 
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7. Board Game: Hanabi [Average Rating:7.17 Overall Rank:274]
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Another co-operative game. You can't see the cards in your hand and you have to communicate with your team to lay the card in the right order. Fits in your pocket.
 
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8. Board Game: Hey, That's My Fish! [Average Rating:6.75 Overall Rank:677]
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Simple but fun, you go around collecting tiles and blocking other players. Surprisingly cut-throat.
 
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9. Board Game: Ingenious [Average Rating:7.15 Overall Rank:333]
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Abstract game that's like a cross between scrabble and dominoes. Plays well 1-4.
 
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10. Board Game: Jaipur [Average Rating:7.53 Overall Rank:106]
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Excellent 2 player game. You're trading cards with a central market to collect sets and hand them in for points, the bigger the set, the better!
 
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