Purple is the new black
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The last coupla years I´ve seen more and more games with purple components and art. I think I spot a trend. Correct?
Here's a few examples I come thinking of right now. Please add more.
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Purple wooden pieces.
 
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3. Board Game: Wings of War: The Dawn of World War II [Average Rating:6.87 Overall Rank:1498]
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Might not be seen very good on this pic but the box art is purpleish.
 
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Whole lotta purple.
 
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5. Board Game: Race for the Galaxy [Average Rating:7.77 Overall Rank:48]
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Purple box cover art, and also some cards, if I remember right.
 
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Purple box cover art.
 
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Purple box cover art.
 
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The new version has a purple player. Not sure if the older one did.
 
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Italy is purple on the map, and so are all the Papacy's pieces.
 
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Lots of purple with the 2004 expansion.
 
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Purple space ships!
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Xeno Treehouse has purple pyramids . . .
 
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. . . rescued from old IceTowers sets!
 
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Black has purple palaces
 
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I certainly caved to the pressure when directing the art for this game!
 
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Purple looks better than black for space games. And I had to go to England to find color dice for this game that had black and white on them. All the American vendors have changed from black to purple, and even the English supplier had switched over to purple and was just selling me their overstock!
 
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Looks like there's gonna be some purple with this.
 
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This one's got a purple man, other colours fairly standard.
 
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Purple People!
 
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