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Subject: El Grande vs. Royals rss

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Jesse DeRoy
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Just about to get El Grande Big Box. However I am wondering how similar this is to Royals. If you could justify owning both? Are they even that similar? Just trying to mitigate owning too many similar games
 
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Florian Kalenda
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They're both area control games, but play very differently.

That said, sell Royals if you consider them similar. El Grande ist so much better.
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I like Royals, but I love El Grande.

That said, they aren't very similar. El Grande is a bit heavier IMHO. I always said Royals is a bit of what you get if you mix El Grande with Ticket to Ride.
 
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Ooh a little higher, now a bit to the left, a little more, a little more, just a bit more. Oooh yes, that's the spot!
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I like and am happy to own them both.
 
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You can definitely own both. Royals is more newbie friendly.
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