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There are hundreds of geeklists with great content that were good enough to earn a bunch of thumbs when they were released, but after their initial run faded to the background.

Post someone else's any geeklist that has between 150 and 800 thumbs. That is, enough thumbs to show it really is a great geeklist. But few enough that it doesn't appear on the front page of the geeklist hot list. Then convince us all to take the time to read that list.

Whether it's useful or funny or touching or something else doesn't matter. As long as it's not an outdated game giveaway, I'll be happy. (This is not meant to take anything away from the generous geeks who have given away games - many thanks to all!)
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1. GeekList: The Massive Boon
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The inspiration for this list. This story is so awesome that I'm shocked the list is not in the top 10. With enough publicity, the original owners of the "massive boon" might be located. There's a strong possibility that someone on BGG knows the first half of this story.

Adventure, unsolved mystery, boardgames... what more could you ask for?

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Blott's Tricks of the Geek is one of the most useful lists around, and it has received lots of thumbs. (It's a top-20 list, but deserves to be top-5.) However, the list I've highlighted here is the follow-up list that didn't get as much publicity. It is also filled with useful tidbits you might not know about.
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I've never met Miss Turtle Artist, but I'm definitely a fan.

The Impatient Duck, pictured here, is probably my favorite, but the whole list is amazing.

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That's MRS. McFoxFace to you!
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Hilarity from

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Marco Arnaudo
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This is where you want to go if you want to see if a game is good or not. Marco is a modern marvel and reviews about 5.2 wargames per day.
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Steve Duff
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This is a pretty cool list detailing all the different promos available for games. Tons of work put in here.
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Silly, goofy fun. Which I need right now.
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I wrote this one about three years ago. There was an ad that kept popping up with the banner-"Meet geek women, talk right now" and a picture of two beautiful girls sitting by a phone, just waiting to talk to a geek.
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Kai Bettzieche
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redesigns his boardgames by modifying rules, replacing playing pieces (most of the time with Kinder-Surprise-Miniatures) and/or retheming it that way.

It's awesome, because THIS is true geekiness!
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Been a while since this gem has come up. I wish that he had had more time to put some more together.
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Aeos James
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G'Day Tiger. How 'bout a game?
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Ok, Ok, so this is my Geeklist. I do however believe its not too shabby. The reason being that I don't have too much credit to claim as all the contributors made this a great List. Please enjoy and add to.
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Some GeekLists are serious and informative. Some are just for fun, and use the GeekList framework in novel ways. This list is one of the latter. I contributed a few items to this list and had a blast seeing the many creative contributions. I wish someone would do something like this again.

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Raiko Puust
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Raiko & Agnes Forever! Feel the Love and Feel the Warmth. Happiness is 2 hugs plus 3 kisses every hour...:D (http://mrboardgames.wordpress.com/)
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Addicted Estonian gamer with big heart and direct winning attitude. Need any help with something, just ask. Need some GG for something, just ask. Need something to be translated, just ask. Meanwhile, behave! :D (http://mrboardgames.wordpress.com/)
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Superb laughs.
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Luck in games, in measured doses, is the catalyst which enables shocking game-changers that you'll remember and talk about forever.
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Re-categorizing all the board games I know in a way that makes sense, and trying to put a firm glossary on famous, ubiquitous, but oft-misused game descriptors.

The geeklist was the first part, and this thread provides a cleaner look in one single post.
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Jordan S.
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Names and numbers.
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By far my favorite geeklist. Started in 2007 and has gotten sporadic attention throughout the years, but there is some real gold on there!
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Looking at these stars suddenly dwarfed my own troubles and all the gravities of terrestrial life. I thought of their unfathomable distance, and the slow inevitable drift of their movements out of the unknown past into the unknown future. H.G. Wells
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I have one geeklist that qualifies. I will shamelessly add it to your list.
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Photoshop silliness, but it still cracks me up two or three times a year.
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18. Board Game: The Perfect Present [Average Rating:6.12 Unranked]
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While I was the one who submitted this it was all my daughter's doing and is very appropriate to this time of year.

My Daughter Gives Me the Ultimate Present - The Long and Short of It
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Why is there no Word Games Forum or Subdomain?
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As the battle rages on, whether you have an affiliation with one or more factions, you may wish to know the standings. These things appear to have great importance to somebody. And certain factions do not receive as much attention as they would appear to deserve. Is this because they truly are less important, or because the powers that be are aligned against them? I have no answers to these profound questions, only the most basic statistics to help you find them yourself.
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20. GeekList: Gameface
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I just came across this geeklist for the first time. I think it deserves a second (or first) look.

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I have 11 GeekLists that meet this List's criteria. 4 involve give-aways, as is the 12th on my all-time list. But this is the one non-give-away List I would consider my most significant.

Before I handed off the BGG Hall of Fame account to another user, this was my initial effort to create a list of highly-regarded games on this site.
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Okay, this List is quite new. But reading the list was an incredibly touching experience for me. The title is misleading - it's not a Knizia-fan-list, It's a place where we can discuss what our hobby is really about.
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Some classic funny stuff here.


1st Place - #23: Alex nearly drops Brad off a second story balcony over a game of Trivial Pursuit.
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My favorite
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