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Old 11-27-2011, 11:45 PM  
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Board Game Fans?

A friend of mine has got me into some "geeky" gaming that has become a real hit at my house. We've been playing Ticket to Ride and Forbidden Island as a family, while my buddy and I have been playing Ascension, Resident Evil, and Dominion.

Are there any other cool board/card games out there that I should check out? I mean, I've seen the spiel des jahres lists, but I'd love some first hand thoughts on cool games.
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Old 11-27-2011, 11:58 PM   #2
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Old 11-28-2011, 12:00 AM   #3
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Old 11-28-2011, 12:07 AM   #4
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Yeah, I've been playing some Catan as well. Really fun game and the expansions are great as well.
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Old 11-28-2011, 12:08 AM   #5
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I haven't played munchkin, but I'm really intrigued by Munchkin Quest, which is a board game version of the cards. Have you heard anything about that?
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Old 11-28-2011, 12:14 AM   #6
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I haven't played munchkin, but I'm really intrigued by Munchkin Quest, which is a board game version of the cards. Have you heard anything about that?
i havent played it, but i used to play a TON of 'warhammer quest' which is bad ass.(easily top 5 board game of all time)......so if it is jackson's take on warhammer quest, (or the other quest-like game i think hero-quest) it probably rocks...

Ive never played a game of his that i didn't enjoy!
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Old 11-28-2011, 12:18 AM   #7
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Old 11-28-2011, 12:19 AM   #8
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if youre at all interested in warhammer quest, i can try and dig up my digital archives and you can print it out, its actually a very cool project...

or you can try and get ahold of a legit copy
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Old 11-28-2011, 12:22 AM   #9
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a game you can pick up pretty cheap now is the 40k card game, going for practically nothing on ebay
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Old 11-28-2011, 12:22 AM   #10
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if youre at all interested in warhammer quest, i can try and dig up my digital archives and you can print it out, its actually a very cool project...

or you can try and get ahold of a legit copy
That looks pretty cool.
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Old 11-28-2011, 01:35 PM   #11
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I've fallen into the trap of buying board games that I really want to try, but end up having no one to play them with. I have a few games at home sitting on a shelf that I've never had a chance to play: Civilization, Puerto Rico, Agricola, Game of Thrones, etc.

Also, Trans America is another train game that I enjoy a bit more than Ticket To Ride.
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Old 11-28-2011, 01:42 PM   #12
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The D and D board games are pretty good, such as Castle Ravenloft and Wrath of Ashardalon. In all honesty, Dungeons and Dragons 4th Edition is pretty freaking awesome and "board game"-esque due to the extreme tactical nature that they took with 4e.
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Old 11-29-2011, 03:31 PM   #13
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Old 11-29-2011, 03:40 PM   #14
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Arkham Horror is a lot of fun. It's a change of pace because it's co-op instead of competitive. You work together to stop the elder gods from bringing about the end of the world. http://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/15987/arkham-horror

They've been mentioned, but Ticket to Ride and Settlers of Catan are both great games as well.
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