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But how is the Abstract Ranking defined?
As Liam says, it's the rank listing all abstract games by Geek Rating. So, you take the 4500 or so abstract games and list them by their Geek Rating, which is user ratings with some secret math added to prevent rating manipulation. #1 on that list is Rank 1; #2, 2; and so on.