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I never played any so if you could give some hints about them it would be nice. The game would be for a group used to miniatures war games (Mageknights & Warhammer), D&D RPGs and some CCGs (MtG & L5R).
All advice on which one to buy is welcome.
(As a side note, we’ve played Diplomacy last week and thought it was good but took too long to play just in an afternoon, 5-6 hours).
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1. Board Game: The Republic of Rome [Average Rating:7.55 Overall Rank:337]
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It's seems a game with a strongh player interaction.
 
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2. Board Game: Citadels [Average Rating:7.12 Overall Rank:316]
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The blind moves sound good.
 
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3. Board Game: Goldland [Average Rating:6.69 Overall Rank:1677]
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From the description looks like and AD&D adventure
 
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4. Board Game: Atlantic Star [Average Rating:6.89 Overall Rank:1155]
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Always liked manager games (I might be wrong since - as I stated above - I never played any of the games listed here).
 
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5. Board Game: Puerto Rico [Average Rating:8.06 Overall Rank:15]
 
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The game seems fun -> are +300 persons wrong?
 
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6. Board Game: Napoleon in Europe [Average Rating:6.64 Overall Rank:2909]
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Strategic wargames (winners in my book)
 
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7. Board Game: Mare Nostrum [Average Rating:6.74 Overall Rank:1073]
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Hype???
However if it's as good as Civilization (computer game) and plays under 5 hours...
 
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8. Board Game: The Princes of Florence [Average Rating:7.57 Overall Rank:116]
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Several paths to victory and strongh strategy needed!
 
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9. Board Game: Junta [Average Rating:6.75 Overall Rank:950]
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It seems a great game to play with friends =)
 
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10. Board Game: Java [Average Rating:7.03 Overall Rank:719]
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Looks good, but if I choose this one I'll make sure to use a chronometer.
 
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11. Board Game: Intrigue [Average Rating:6.37 Overall Rank:1804]
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Like Junta seems great to play with friends... or enemies... or both
 
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12. Board Game: El Grande [Average Rating:7.79 Overall Rank:53]
 
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Finally I found a fast war game... I'm I right?! :\
 
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