Games that could be improved with a catapult
Gunther Schmidl
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After the stunning success of Carcassonne: Expansion 7 – The Catapult and the recently-suggested Caylus: the Catapult, what other games are in desperate need of a catapultive makeover?
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1. Board Game: Magic Realm [Average Rating:7.16 Overall Rank:928]
Gunther Schmidl
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Instead of rolling endlessly to figure out which monsters prowl, grab a handful and catapult them onto the game board! This also works for teleportation, getting lost, attack spells (just use coins), and so on.
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2. Board Game: Advanced Squad Leader [Average Rating:7.96 Overall Rank:205] [Average Rating:7.96 Unranked]
Gunther Schmidl
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ASL: HAIL OF CHITS means OpFire will never be the same!
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3. Board Game: Scrabble [Average Rating:6.29 Overall Rank:1520]
Gunther Schmidl
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I'll play E onto this triple score field... *fling*
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4. Board Game: El Grande [Average Rating:7.79 Overall Rank:55]
Tom Grant
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A cure for analysis paralysis:

1Load the king into the catapult.
2Fire at the stalled player.
3Repeat until said player takes his/her turn.
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5. Board Game: Bausack [Average Rating:6.87 Overall Rank:827]
Kenny Wong
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BAUSACK!

Have mini-catapults which will launch your beans. So rather as an auction or passing mechanism - something to knock down the other persons tower, or just ditract the other person.
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It would be very thematic too!
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7. Board Game: PitchCar [Average Rating:7.25 Overall Rank:316]
Michael Barlow
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Stratford
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I was shocked to see that Pitchcar didn't come with a catapult...

...............................~
You know... pitch ~~......~~ car
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8. Board Game: Twister [Average Rating:4.56 Overall Rank:15427]
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What could possibly go wrong?
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Then again, I may be the traitor.
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Austria's "New Hope Campaign"
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Not the "Swing vote" the "Fling vote"
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12. Board Game: Call of Cthulhu: Collectible Card Game [Average Rating:6.90 Overall Rank:2174]
Don Weed
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Catapult Chthulu - Already being played at Detroit Red Wings games.
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13. Board Game: Meeple Fling! [Average Rating:5.67 Unranked]
David Fisher
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Too obvious?
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14. Board Game: Warhammer [Average Rating:6.66 Overall Rank:1341]
Andreas Johansson
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I spent 200 GG and all I got was this lousy overtext!
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Warhammer already has catapults, of course, but it would be improved if they actually flung rocks that smashed your opponents exquisitely(?) painted figs. devil
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15. Board Game: Advanced Civilization [Average Rating:8.02 Unranked] [Average Rating:8.02 Unranked] [Average Rating:8.02 Unranked]
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And you thought Barbarian Hordes were bad!
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16. Board Game: The Ungame [Average Rating:2.83 Overall Rank:15413]
Ian Klinck
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Put the game in the catapult, and fling it far away from here...
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17. Board Game: Citadels [Average Rating:7.12 Overall Rank:320]
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Pick the Warlord, you get the catapult rather than having to pay anything. You hit the building, it gets destroyed (except the Keep - oh ye of poor aim...).
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18. Board Game: Busen Memo [Average Rating:4.81 Overall Rank:15227]
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Do they make double-barrelled catapults?
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19. Board Game: Sword & Skull [Average Rating:5.46 Overall Rank:14050]
J.L. Robert
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Sherman Oaks
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Oh, did you mean having a catapult IN the game? Not putting the game IN a catapult?
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20. Board Game: Diskwars [Average Rating:5.87 Overall Rank:6079]
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A volley of arrow disks flying across the table would be cool to see.
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