Recommend
 
 Thumb up
 Hide
1 Posts

Hemloch» Forums » General

Subject: Disadvantage of being the Starting Player rss

Your Tags: Add tags
Popular Tags: [View All]
Jan Horinek
Czech Republic
Prague
flag msg tools
Dan Dare, 1950
badge
Stairway scare, Dan Dare, who's there!
Avatar
mbmbmbmbmb
I love the game, it is compact, simple, quick and fun. I play it with my wife almost every day now.

There is one problem though and that problem is being the Starting Player.
Out games usually end during the third week, by filling two locations with houses. I find it a great advantage to be the Second Player right before the influence check.
You can do all nasty things right before the influence check and the Starting Player can just look as he cannot react.

This being said, during our games, the player who is the Starting Player at the start of the game gets this advantage 2x (two scorings during the second week), while the second player 3-4x (depending when the game ends during the third week).

Do you guys also find this unbalanced? Did you for example try to change the starting player every day instead of every week?
 
 Thumb up
 tip
 Hide
  • [+] Dice rolls
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.