You Know You've Been Hoarding Too Many Board Games When. . .
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I imagine that this topic has been broached before, but with Geekway 2015 coming up it seems appropriate.
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1. Board Game: Master Labyrinth [Average Rating:5.79 Overall Rank:8676]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when your spouse refers to your basement as the "Game Maze."
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2. Board Game: Flea Market [Average Rating:5.66 Overall Rank:11604]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when you break out in a cold sweat whenever your church holds a rummage sale because you know your spouse is going to suggest you make a contribution.
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3. Board Game: Avalanche [Average Rating:5.76 Overall Rank:9259]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when your spouse can always elicit roars of laughter at a dinner party by telling the story about "the avalanche". . . but you fail to see the humor.
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4. Board Game: Junk in the Trunk [Average Rating:6.00 Unranked]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when you've run out of space in your apartment so you've started storing your games in the trunk of your car.
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5. Board Game: Size Matters [Average Rating:4.44 Unranked]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when your kids pick up extra money by wagering their friends that yours is bigger than their fathers'.
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6. Board Game: Breaking Point [Average Rating:4.98 Overall Rank:13567]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when you can tell that your daughter wants to break up with her current boyfriend when she asks you to give him the three-hour tour of your game collection.
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7. Board Game: Virgins [Average Rating:6.12 Unranked]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when not only have you not played the majority of them, but a distressingly large number have never had the plastic wrap removed.
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8. Board Game: Amazons [Average Rating:7.12 Overall Rank:3271]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when you order another copy of a game that you know that you already own because it's easier than trying to locate it in your collection.
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9. Board Game: Jelly Bean Jumble [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
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You know you have too many board games when people start playing "Guess How Many" with your collection.

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10. Board Game: Don't Play With Drugs: The Game [Average Rating:7.33 Unranked]
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You know you have too many board games when you start referring to your local game seller as your "dealer" where you go to get your "fix."
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11. Board Game: Full House [Average Rating:5.70 Overall Rank:12483]
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You know you have too many board games when your friends stop buying games and just come to your house since you already have everything they want to play.
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12. Board Game: Arthur Goes to the Library [Average Rating:4.37 Unranked]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when you've invented your own version of the Dewey Decimal system.
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13. Board Game: The Game of Life [Average Rating:4.19 Overall Rank:15470]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when your estimate of the length of time it would take to play every game in your collection exceeds your expected remaining lifespan.
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14. Board Game: String Railway [Average Rating:6.42 Overall Rank:1911]
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You know you've been hoarding to many board games when you have to tie one end of a piece of string to the door handle of your games room and carry the other end with you so you can find your way back out.
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15. Board Game: Terror in Meeple City [Average Rating:6.92 Overall Rank:639]
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You have too many boardgames when the monster in your closet complains it doesn't have enough room to move anymore...

... as well as the one under the bed.
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16. Board Game: DC Comics Deck-Building Game [Average Rating:7.01 Overall Rank:701] [Average Rating:7.01 Unranked]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when, to free up room, you sell off your prized collection of Silver Age comic books.
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17. Board Game: Akrotiri [Average Rating:7.34 Overall Rank:599]
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...when you consider 2 player abstract, pick up and deliver with action point management a niche that must be filled in your collection.
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18. Board Game: Mage Knight Board Game [Average Rating:8.12 Overall Rank:18]
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... When you buy an epic 2 player game plus all of its expansions for when your son is old enough to play with you, and he's 2.
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19. Board Game: The Big Fix [Average Rating:2.72 Unranked]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when you stumble upon your wife and children having a whispered conversation about "interventions" and an awkward silence immediately descends upon the room.

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20. Board Game: UNO Stacko [Average Rating:5.40 Overall Rank:14565]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when, after showing some friends your game collection, the conversation turns to the neighbor down the street who had to be rescued after her collection of newspapers collapsed on top of her!

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21. Board Game: Straight Arrow [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when something you remembered from Straight Arrow Injun-uities saved you when you were deep in the game room badlands.
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22. Board Game: Memory [Average Rating:4.72 Overall Rank:15434]
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...you've purchased a second copy of a game because you forgot you owned the first copy.
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23. Board Game: Arm Chair Quarterback: A Game of Skill [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
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...you cannot recline the La-Z-Boy for the carefully piled games behind it.
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24. Board Game: Goa [Average Rating:7.62 Overall Rank:107]
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When you almost decide to trade a classic game, saying GoAway, after five years on the shelf unplayed, that you really want to play again.
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25. Board Game: Feds 'N' Heads [Average Rating:6.83 Unranked]
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You know you've been hoarding too many board games when your motto in life becomes "Games will get you through times of no money better than money will get you through times of no games."
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