The Geek NIT -- Games for whom the bubble burst
Jesse Morrow
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Who would you put in the National Invitational Tournament?

The top 64 are battling in the brackets, but what is your favorite (perferably only one) that didn't make it.

I would also vote for Attika. But I limit myself.
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1. Board Game: Serenissima (first edition) [Average Rating:6.88 Overall Rank:1100]
Jesse Morrow
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My personal favorite game. Not even close on the to the top 64. The pick-up deliver with battle is fantastic.
 
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2. Board Game: Reef Encounter [Average Rating:7.16 Overall Rank:486]
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3. Board Game: Battle Line [Average Rating:7.42 Overall Rank:179]
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Suggested by cabalzone.
 
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4. Board Game: Attika [Average Rating:7.02 Overall Rank:565]
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I'll nominate Attika, one of my favorite 2 player games ever
 
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5. Board Game: San Marco [Average Rating:7.18 Overall Rank:513]
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suggested by Steve Leach
 
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6. Board Game: Twister [Average Rating:4.56 Overall Rank:15331]
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Sadly, several of my 9's did not make it:
Twister
Hera & Zeus
Colossal Arena
Magic Realm
Liberty
 
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7. Board Game: Evo [Average Rating:6.88 Overall Rank:756]
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8. Board Game: Fresh Fish [Average Rating:6.66 Overall Rank:1996]
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9. Board Game: Time's Up! [Average Rating:7.33 Overall Rank:382]
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10. Board Game: PitchCar [Average Rating:7.25 Overall Rank:314]
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11. Board Game: Colossal Arena [Average Rating:6.79 Overall Rank:752]
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12. Board Game: Liar's Dice [Average Rating:6.92 Overall Rank:563]
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13. Board Game: War! Age of Imperialism [Average Rating:5.60 Overall Rank:12825]
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Sadly, anyone who has played an Eagle Game knows they look GREAT and play... well. They all need some serious house rules. This one, once tuned up with the proper rules rewrites, has given me a lot of fun. Shame my rules are better than those out of the box!
 
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14. Board Game: Citadels [Average Rating:7.12 Overall Rank:317]
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I've seen a lot of comments lately from people who hate this one, but I can't understand why. This game has helped me with my poker face more than any other game including poker.
 
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15. Board Game: Trias [Average Rating:6.47 Overall Rank:1680]
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Trias deserves a Geek Madness bid, so it should be a shoo-in for the NIT.
 
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16. Board Game: The Fury of Dracula [Average Rating:6.91 Overall Rank:1561]
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My favorite bar none.
 
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17. Board Game: Scotland Yard [Average Rating:6.51 Overall Rank:1063]
Jody Morgan
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No, it doesn't have the depth of Euphrat & Tigris or Gipf, but I love playing this game.

Honorable Mentions:
Can't Stop
For Sale
 
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18. Board Game: Torres [Average Rating:7.17 Overall Rank:402]
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I still don't get how this is ranked out of the Top 100. shake
 
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19. Board Game: Tongiaki: Journey into the Unknown [Average Rating:6.24 Overall Rank:2192]
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Just one, eh? Then it'll have to be this one.
 
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20. Board Game: Lost Cities [Average Rating:7.15 Overall Rank:294]
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A great game. I agree with Fawkes, Torres should be in along with Tikal.
 
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21. Board Game: Age of Napoleon [Average Rating:6.87 Overall Rank:1655]
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I love this game, game play and beauty, a must have in anyone's collection
 
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