Games Played at the 2017-04-15 CABS Meeting
Bill Reed
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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!

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1. Board Game: Cape Horn [Average Rating:6.01 Overall Rank:4933]
Bill Reed
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Learned this and played it with Donna and Matthew. Is a race game that's interesting mechanically, but not exciting, nor much fun.
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2. Board Game: Deep Sea Adventure [Average Rating:7.10 Overall Rank:552]
Anton Wilsbach
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Wow. This one packs a ton of game into a little box. Push your luck, screw your neighbor, bad dice rolls. Awesome!

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3. Board Game: The Dresden Files Cooperative Card Game [Average Rating:7.16 Overall Rank:1458]
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Played three games.

Lost the first 3-player attempt against Grave Peril, but won the second attempt. Played a 2-player game against Summer Knight and we were victorious.
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4. Board Game: Fuji Flush [Average Rating:6.52 Overall Rank:1838]
Anton Wilsbach
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Weird game, but I like it.
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5. Board Game: The Game [Average Rating:6.72 Overall Rank:908]
Jeff Wolfe
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6. Board Game: Ghost Stories [Average Rating:7.36 Overall Rank:202]
JB Lawton
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First time I've ever won this game!
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7. Board Game: Imhotep [Average Rating:7.25 Overall Rank:365]
Christopher Telcontar
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this is a fun little gateway game with a very simple rule set that can be learned in about ten minutes. The theme is the same as every Egyptian game, right, but who doesn't love building pyramids?
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8. Board Game: Neuroshima Hex! 3.0 [Average Rating:7.42 Overall Rank:216] [Average Rating:7.42 Unranked]
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Got a chance to try this one.
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9. Board Game: No Thanks! [Average Rating:7.04 Overall Rank:399]
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10. Board Game: Pairs [Average Rating:6.40 Overall Rank:2066]
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11. Board Game: Pandemic Legacy: Season 1 [Average Rating:8.65 Overall Rank:2]
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Confidently won March and then got destroyed in April. At least our funding will go up next time?
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12. Board Game: Pandemic: The Cure [Average Rating:7.36 Overall Rank:271]
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13. Board Game: Pyramids [Average Rating:6.83 Overall Rank:2459]
Christopher Telcontar
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And speaking of pyramids, another Cabbie introduced me to this game. It's a fun, 30 minute affair of building, well... pyramids, obelisks, and tombs, very much like the buildings you construct in Imhotep, but this is strictly a card game with drafting for position and what you build, mixed with set collection of colors of stone.

Very fun, for the size of game and light weight.
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14. Board Game: Scythe [Average Rating:8.28 Overall Rank:7]
Anton Wilsbach
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Very different than what I was expecting. I enjoyed it very much. Thnaks Karen for teaching.
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15. Board Game: Thurn and Taxis: Power and Glory [Average Rating:7.17 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.17 Unranked]
Christopher Telcontar
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Just a little twist to the base game, but it was fun. 2 player game, I lost by just 5 pts. More thinking than TTR.
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16. Board Game: Unpublished Prototype [Average Rating:6.96 Overall Rank:2328]
Bill Reed
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Played a prototype of a zombie-themed game by Matthew. I enjoyed the concept. I felt in ne ding some balancing in the special powers that you drafted.

I'd like to see how it plays after he works on it some more.
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