Northern Colorado Board Gamers Session Report (June 3, 2008)
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Our new location, Gryphon Games, has been a huge success. We are now pulling in, on average, 25 people a night. It is getting hard to keep track of all the games being played. Those of you there, feel free to add what I have missed.
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1. Board Game: On the Underground [Average Rating:6.92 Overall Rank:953]
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2. Board Game: Descent: The Road to Legend [Average Rating:8.02 Unranked] [Average Rating:8.02 Unranked]
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skippen vs. Pete, Shane, Keldon, and Matt. This was the first week (of many) of our campaign game. So far, so good. A session report should follow later today.
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3. Board Game: The End of the Triumvirate [Average Rating:6.81 Overall Rank:1307]
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Cory, Daren, and Dan
 
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4. Board Game: Race for the Galaxy [Average Rating:7.77 Overall Rank:49]
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Again! Again I say!
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5. Board Game: Glory to Rome [Average Rating:7.49 Overall Rank:149]
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6. Board Game: Fairy Tale [Average Rating:6.76 Overall Rank:745]
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7. Board Game: Speed Circuit [Average Rating:6.89 Overall Rank:1636]
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8. Board Game: Tichu [Average Rating:7.60 Overall Rank:119]
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9. Board Game: Amyitis [Average Rating:6.98 Overall Rank:796]
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Played by James, Scott, Gilbert, and Chris.
 
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10. Board Game: Blood Bowl: Living Rulebook [Average Rating:7.87 Overall Rank:192]
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Played by Matt S. and Mike(?).
 
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11. Board Game: Hacienda [Average Rating:6.96 Overall Rank:708]
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Played by Shane, William, Donald, Ben (I think), and some other guy.
 
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12. Board Game: Cowboys: The Way of the Gun [Average Rating:6.17 Overall Rank:3993]
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Played by Neil and a bunch of other people.
 
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13. Board Game: Pandemic [Average Rating:7.66 Overall Rank:73]
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Played by Shane, Donald, James, and Kenny.
 
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14. Board Game: Ca$h 'n Gun$: Yakuzas [Average Rating:6.55 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.55 Unranked]
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Played by Gilbert, Tony, Chris, William, Donald, Mark, and myself the first game. Teams were: Chris, Tony, and William as Yakuza; Donald and I as one gang; Mark and Gilbert as the other gang.

A regular game followed minus Chris and William and plus the special items.
 
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15. Board Game: The Bridges of Shangri-La [Average Rating:6.77 Overall Rank:1168]
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Played by Shane (what's your last initial btw, to differentiate from Shane S.?), William, Tony, and a 4th. I think they said Shane's light blue philosophies stomped them all.
 
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16. Board Game: The Bottle Imp [Average Rating:6.75 Overall Rank:1087]
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Alan, Dan, Donald
 
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17. Board Game: Walk the Plank! [Average Rating:6.63 Overall Rank:1664]
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Two quick games of this with William, Donald, and I. Will brought his digital camera so we're finally going to have some pictures of this to put into the database soon. Of course, if we're going to bust out the game to take pictures, we might as well play...

The first game was the fastest I've ever seen. It was literally over in two rounds, as an aggressive line of shoving, retracting, and charging quickly brought several pirates to join Davy Jones. I believe it ended with a combined victory for Will and I.

The 2nd game was only slightly calmer; Donald's yellow pirates were taking a little more cowardly approach early on, while I stayed excessively aggressive. After a misjudged pull, I charged myself off into the briny depths leaving Will and Donald with 2 and 1 pirates respectively. Donald played a bit overly aggressively in this final turn, and ended up charging himself into the depths as well, giving Will a solo win.
 
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