Games played at Trains & Chit 2018: a route-building & war-gaming weekend
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Last weekend (March 23-25) marked the inaugural year of Trains & Chit, an intentionally small, invite-only event. The entire purpose was to get like-minded gamers together to play train, war, and quirky games. With the 15 people who attended, I feel we succeeded. Great food was eaten and weird games were played.

This list will grow as the attendees add stuff.

Also check out their AARs as they get written:
Trains and Chit AAR
Trains and Chit 2018: Your Story
Trains & Chit 2018 - AAR
The Inaugural Trains & Chit '18 - a route-building & war-gaming weekend


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Player 3-4 times from various people.
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This Guilty Land by Hollandspiele.
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5x at least. All over the weekend.
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First time for me. I was soviets. I lost.
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Late night dexterity destruction.
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2p beauty.
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What a crazy 7 hour game we played.
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The only way to wind down at 1am.
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Oh that nationalization...
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4p Stealin', lootin', torching of trains. As you might expect.
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17. Board Game: Wir sind das Volk! [Average Rating:7.87 Overall Rank:561]
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Brandenburg wasn't thrilled when they found out Sachsen-Anhalt already had blue jeans and Coca-Cola.
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Double agents and double crosses.
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I grabbed this for some new-to-18xx'ers to tease their appetite. It went a tad longer than it should have, but I think everyone came away with a desire to go again - which is good, because this is my best shot at a local 18xx group.
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This one needed much more rules prep than I gave it, but I still enjoyed it very much and look forward to playing it again as something more than the filler it got treated as.
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22. Board Game: Rail USA [Average Rating:6.88 Overall Rank:8761]
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SNCF with goods delivery
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23. Board Game: 1860: Railways on the Isle of Wight [Average Rating:7.94 Overall Rank:1478]
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3p until the bank broke.
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4p, but we struggled with the rules. It didn't feel like we were playing the game correctly.
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