Games played at the October 2008 Perth EuroGamesFest
Stew Woods
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Yes, having been woken by a 3 year old at 5am I thought I'd get the list started while she has breakfast...

45 paying attendees (and a few first-timers) in the larger Banksia room.

Terry rigged the raffle in order to walk away with a copy of 1960: The Making of the President
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1. Board Game: Ark [Average Rating:6.28 Overall Rank:2403]
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Micheal and his son Brendan were kind enough to teach us this one.

I'm not sure I really had my head around the rules (and it didn't help that I was eying up Neil's in-shrink AH Acquire while the game was going on)

Still, what seemed like a pleasant filler...
 
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2. Board Game: Elfenland [Average Rating:6.74 Overall Rank:793]
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A 6 player game and, without doubt, the most frustrating game of this I've played.

Brad, Anh, Josh, Dan? and Adrian (who repeatedly didn't pull a dragon for me)

I tanked...
 
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3. Board Game: Lost Valley [Average Rating:6.79 Overall Rank:1283]
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My 3rd game of this and, although we had to close it up early due to time constraints, I'm enjoying it more with each play.

I think Warren had this at the close...

Note to self: If you want to kill innocent animals, you really need a gun.
 
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4. Board Game: Galaxy Trucker [Average Rating:7.46 Overall Rank:128]
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5. Board Game: Pickomino [Average Rating:6.54 Overall Rank:1067]
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6. Board Game: Capt'n Clever [Average Rating:5.64 Overall Rank:9507]
 
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7. Board Game: Pandemic [Average Rating:7.66 Overall Rank:73]
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Tim, Jacob, Oscar and I tried this at the hard level, twice.

We lost, twice.
 
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8. Board Game: Trans Europa [Average Rating:6.65 Overall Rank:1167]
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I'm pretty sure I set a record of negative points in this game.
 
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9. Board Game: Giro Galoppo [Average Rating:6.69 Overall Rank:2577]
Alicia Smith
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I was taught this by a couple of masters, which must by why I won both games.
 
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10. Board Game: On the Underground [Average Rating:6.92 Overall Rank:955]
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Rob and others played this.
 
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11. Board Game: Vikings [Average Rating:7.28 Overall Rank:308]
 
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We played this game TWICE because the first time it was BROKEN cry

That was until we re-read the rules and found out that it was our eyes that were broken.

The second time around was much better. I found this ended a bit like Puerto Rico or Ticket to Ride, where you don't really know how you're going until everything is tallied up.
 
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12. Board Game: Blue Moon City [Average Rating:7.06 Overall Rank:494]
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Got my butt kicked here, but then again, we were playing catchup with the rules and were a bit lenient with each other.
 
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