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Subject: Does it matter? Drafting rss

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Please explain in details.

why does the raven coin of drafting direction (clockwise/counterclockwise)matter?


how does it effect game if one draft clockwise or counterclockwise?

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A Huynh
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Many drafting games switch drafting directions between rounds. This matters because in drafting games a core aspect is to think about what cards your opponents would want and potentially deny those to them. Switching directions makes you think about the strategies of people to your left *and* your right.

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Yes, and more so the turn order applies not only to the drafting but also to the Season phase and to the clashes, where it matters a lot.
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In my opinion, the crow direction and changing of direction is a really interesting mechanic:
- the Gates of Tir Na Nog are an interesting territory where if you have a clan (or ideally two) there you lose a clan but draw an epic tale card which is often a good trade
- you need to be careful what cards you pass to the player receiving the cards i.e. If your neighbor has iron mine you want to avoid passing warlord or conquest cards, if your neighbor has 5 sanctuaries or 5 territories you want to avoid passing exploration or new sanctuary - the change of order makes it interesting - so the changing of direction keeps it interesting on who is responsible to not pass the the relevant cards to the relevant player
- when conflict starts in a territory with citadels the order matters a lot

I generally think this game is amazing and the more I play the more layers and combos I find -
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we just hope wait and see

pretty sure it will be great game
 
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