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Old 01-03-2018, 12:39 PM   #1
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Default Anyone still play board games? What's your favorite?

On NYD the fam came over and we had a round of Monopoly. Brought me back to when I was a kid and board games were fun. Great bonding opportunities.

My favs as a kid: Life, Mouse Trap, Risk, and Balderdash
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Old 01-03-2018, 12:47 PM   #2
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Some ancient shit right here. Ever tried one of those deck building games?

Something like that https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/94362/rune-age ?

I got several friends that do speed all night and play those type of games for 24 hours straight. Sometimes even more.
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Old 01-03-2018, 01:07 PM   #3
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I love settlers of Catan.

Iím also planning on buying and playing this game soon but I have to convince suitably nerdy friends to indulge me and join in:

Gloomhaven

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects...econd-printing

Looks pretty bad ass
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Old 01-03-2018, 01:26 PM   #4
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Ludo 4 ever!
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Old 01-03-2018, 07:47 PM   #5
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I love settlers of Catan.

Iím also planning on buying and playing this game soon but I have to convince suitably nerdy friends to indulge me and join in:

Gloomhaven

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects...econd-printing

Looks pretty bad ass

Settlers of Catan is badass. Definitely my favourite.
Showed my brother and a few mates, and they all want to have another games night as quick as possible. Gets more competitive than monopoly.
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Old 01-03-2018, 07:52 PM   #6
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I love settlers of Catan.

Iím also planning on buying and playing this game soon but I have to convince suitably nerdy friends to indulge me and join in:

Gloomhaven

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects...econd-printing

Looks pretty bad ass
Settlers of Catan is fantastic. I like the expansions too, they add new elements to the game when you start to get bored of it. If you liked SoC I recommend that you have a look at this other game called Carcassonne.
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Old 01-03-2018, 08:56 PM   #7
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Old 01-03-2018, 09:45 PM   #8
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Damn Hero Quest was my favourite damn game growing up, my dwarf would mash orcs.

Ill check out Carcasonne, heard good things but just never got to playing it.

I wanna try betrayal at Baldurs Gate as well...
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Old 01-04-2018, 07:32 AM   #9
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Damn Hero Quest was my favourite damn game growing up, my dwarf would mash orcs.

Ill check out Carcasonne, heard good things but just never got to playing it.

I wanna try betrayal at Baldurs Gate as well...
fuuuck Hero Quest was my fav game too growing up. Best mega drive game ever (tied with MK trilogy).

settlers of catan is probably one of my top 5 games ever. you can play it online at https://catanuniverse.com/en. live is better but this is still fun af.
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Old 01-04-2018, 08:08 AM   #10
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I don't, but I loved Trouble.
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Old 01-04-2018, 08:37 AM   #11
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Monopoly, but on the iPad with my cousins the last time I played.

Also, Clue is top 3 for me.
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Old 01-05-2018, 01:28 AM   #12
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Still love Monopoly, but have to play with the right folk. Others would be like Pandemic and Carcassonne.
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Old 01-05-2018, 10:19 AM   #13
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I hate it when people don’t want to trade. Like, mfer, do you see that pen? Yeah, I’m gonna stab you with it.
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Old 01-05-2018, 10:42 AM   #14
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Risk.

But only on Xbox.
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Old 01-05-2018, 11:52 AM   #15
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I'm also legit unbeatable at Scrabble and Connect Four
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