Games with *large* hexes for the board
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Many games use large hexes (2" plus) to make up the board; which is often modular in construction. Please add ones you know of - excluding wargames please, unless they differ from the usual 'hex-and-counter' type.
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1. Board Game: Streets of Fire: ASL Deluxe Module 1 [Average Rating:7.95 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.95 Unranked]
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Streets of Fire and Hedgerow Hell were expansions to ASL and thus don't really qualify as games in themselves that featured oversize hexes on modular boards. When I sold my ASL collection, these mapboards and scenarios were all I kept. Thought they might come in handy some day. Ten years or so later it seems the hexes are the same size as Battle Cry hexes and thus probably close enough to Memoir 44 to be useful.
 
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2. Board Game: 1830: Railways & Robber Barons [Average Rating:7.83 Overall Rank:164]
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Desktop railroads.
 
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3. Board Game: Roads & Boats [Average Rating:7.74 Overall Rank:271]
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Pieces, pieces and more pieces.
 
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4. Board Game: Age of Steam [Average Rating:7.69 Overall Rank:114]
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There's just something about railways and hexes...
 
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5. Board Game: Rommel in the Desert [Average Rating:7.52 Overall Rank:1037]
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A classic wargame; blocks and big hexes. Finally (2005) reprinted!
 
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6. Board Game: Memoir '44 [Average Rating:7.54 Overall Rank:117] [Average Rating:7.54 Unranked]
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Battle Cry WW2?
 
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7. Board Game: Samurai [Average Rating:7.44 Overall Rank:172]
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Knizia does hexes?
 
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8. Board Game: Heroscape Master Set: Rise of the Valkyrie [Average Rating:7.42 Overall Rank:270] [Average Rating:7.42 Unranked]
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Toys for boys!
 
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9. Board Game: Tikal [Average Rating:7.35 Overall Rank:217]
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Almost do not need the board. Best ever artwork?
 
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10. Board Game: Hive [Average Rating:7.32 Overall Rank:205]
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The game is the board is the game.
 
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11. Board Game: Survive: Escape from Atlantis! [Average Rating:7.32 Overall Rank:232]
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The *original* Survivor!
 
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12. Board Game: Catan [Average Rating:7.23 Overall Rank:279] [Average Rating:7.23 Unranked]
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A modern classic.
 
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13. Board Game: Battle Cry [Average Rating:7.16 Overall Rank:615]
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The essence of figure gaming... on a board.
 
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14. Board Game: Magic Realm [Average Rating:7.16 Overall Rank:930]
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The classic fantasy game.
 
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15. Board Game: Keythedral [Average Rating:7.08 Overall Rank:681]
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Well, octagons and squares - but if you squint hard...
 
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16. Board Game: Attika [Average Rating:7.02 Overall Rank:563]
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17. Board Game: Cosmic Encounter [Average Rating:6.93 Overall Rank:801]
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Largest hexes in a game?
 
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18. Board Game: Evo [Average Rating:6.88 Overall Rank:756]
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How about if the hexes don't look like hexes, but are?
 
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19. Board Game: Vive l'Empereur [Average Rating:6.91 Overall Rank:7695]
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Battle Cry Napoleonic?
 
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20. Board Game: Wizard Kings [Average Rating:6.71 Overall Rank:1749]
 
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Like Victory but this time with a fantasy setting.
 
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21. Board Game: The Game of Ancient Kingdoms [Average Rating:6.70 Unranked]
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OK; so they do not look *that* large... but the whole game consists of hexes, so I figured it was legit to add it.
 
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22. Board Game: Throneworld [Average Rating:6.68 Overall Rank:4873]
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Also visit the Space Opera list:http://www.boardgamegeek.com/geeklist.php3?action=view&listid=1658
 
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23. Board Game: Twilight Imperium [Average Rating:6.67 Overall Rank:2460]
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Space Opera at its best.
 
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24. Board Game: The Settlers of the Stone Age [Average Rating:6.59 Overall Rank:1446]
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Settling the world?
 
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25. Board Game: Maelstrom [Average Rating:6.63 Overall Rank:3799]
 
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