My origins 2017 games of interest
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My origins games of interest. Games I intend to check out while at Origins 2017.

EDIT - Added a few more games that ended up being games of interest for us after the fact, or that were significant in our experience at the con. Updates start with #18.
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1. Board Game: Deadline [Average Rating:7.00 Overall Rank:3265]
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Try and/or buy at Wizkids
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2. Board Game: Whistle Stop [Average Rating:7.29 Overall Rank:1057]
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Check out / Try and maybe buy at Bezier games
 
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3. Board Game: Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time [Average Rating:6.81 Overall Rank:2797]
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demo at funforge if possible
 
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4. Board Game: Not Alone [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:557]
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Try and maybe buy - Stronghold
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5. Board Game: Exit: The Game – The Secret Lab [Average Rating:7.32 Overall Rank:586]
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Kosmos - buy any two and get the third free!
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6. Board Game: The Lost Expedition [Average Rating:7.24 Overall Rank:868]
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Try and maybe buy at Origins - Osprey Games
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7. Board Game: Lemuria [Average Rating:6.37 Overall Rank:10269]
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Try and maybe buy - TMG
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8. Board Game: Sentient [Average Rating:7.43 Overall Rank:1108]
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Want to try out at origins - Renegade game Studios
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9. Board Game: Madness At Midnight [Average Rating:6.59 Overall Rank:8938]
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Try and maybe buy - Mr. B games
 
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10. Board Game: Before the Earth Explodes [Average Rating:7.82 Unranked]
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Want to try out at Origins - Green Couch Games
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11. Board Game: Unearth [Average Rating:7.04 Overall Rank:1239]
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Demo - brotherwise games
 
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12. Board Game: The Scarlet Pimpernel [Average Rating:9.00 Unranked]
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Try to demo at EGG
 
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13. Board Game: The Networks [Average Rating:7.32 Overall Rank:546]
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pick up at formal ferret games
 
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14. Board Game: Spirit Island [Average Rating:8.48 Overall Rank:53]
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demo and maybe get at - Greater Than Games
 
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15. Board Game: Deep: Enemy Frontier [Average Rating:7.88 Unranked]
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try to demo at leder games
 
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16. Board Game: They Who Were 8 [Average Rating:5.89 Overall Rank:8441]
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try to demo at ludicreations - also look for REDACTED expansions
 
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17. Board Game: Helionox: Deluxe Edition [Average Rating:7.71 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.71 Unranked]
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check out at Mr. B. games
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18. Board Game: Shark Island [Average Rating:5.82 Overall Rank:11683]
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Broke my heart -- they had a big banner there but no demos or anything. Just said "you can get it at GenCon."

NO I CAN'T.
 
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19. Board Game: Battlestations [Average Rating:7.14 Overall Rank:1466]
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Played the "gigantic" version of this on a 12' by 12' table with G.I. Joe - sized figures. Had a lot of fun and got to meet Jeff Sidak.
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20. Board Game: Vampire Queen [Average Rating:6.47 Overall Rank:5344]
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Picked this up for $5 after hearing it was good from Ben Pinchback.
 
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21. Board Game: Bärenpark [Average Rating:7.41 Overall Rank:386]
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Picked this up after playing it with Dan from the Podcast of Nonsensical Gamers. It's a fantastic middle-weight game about making a park full of bears.
 
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