The gameplay is great but something just isn't right.
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Ever purchase a game or expansion in which you thought the game itself was great but there was something that just wasn't quite right.

This is just a fun geeklist I wanted to make about some of the minor quibbles I have when I purchased a game.

Also feel free to add your own game or two and what is it that bothers you about it.

Enjoy!
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1. Board Game: Navegador [Average Rating:7.56 Overall Rank:193]
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Now I'm sure many games could fall into this category, but this is the game that inspired this geeklist.

After reading reviews and researching this one, I ordered this one from an online retailer. To my surprise the box for this game is fairly large and doesn't match any other sizes in my game closet. I know it is my fault for not looking at the dimensions before ordering but it still would have been nice if the game had a quad-fold game board where it could fit in one of the more standard Puerto Rico/Agricola sized boxes.

It now sits on top of my Fortune and Glory box...
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2. Board Game: Betrayal at House on the Hill [Average Rating:7.08 Overall Rank:467]
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So I really enjoy this game for what it is. Everyone knows about the poor tiles and the really bad warping. Now I did contact the Wizards of the Coast about getting some replacements but I have yet to ever get a response from them. Kinda disappointing, but I didn't expect too much from that company anyway.

I do realize some people have got their replacements, maybe I should try harder...I know all game companies can't be as good with customer support as Stronghold, Iello, and AEG.
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3. Board Game: Glory to Rome [Average Rating:7.49 Overall Rank:169]
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Just received this game a few weeks ago!

Great game.

Horrible box it came in.

I guess it's time I browse the BGG for some solutions.
 
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4. Board Game: Memoir '44: Eastern Front [Average Rating:7.96 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.96 Unranked]
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Bought this and the Pacific Theater shortly after buying Memoir '44. I think Memoir is a fairly fun and light wargame. Only problem is I fail to understand why I bought these two expansions. I've had them for well over a year and have yet to play them.

I'm sure they are fine expansions...but truth be told, I was fine with the base game for the time being...
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