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Techniques for teaching, learning, and improving one's skill.
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when a group of people take a number of booster packs and pick one card at a time to build a 40 card deck.
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a family of card-games involving one or more rounds of betting over who holds the best ranked hand of cards. Hand ranks are shared across most variations of Poker and generally determine whet…
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Officially sanctioned optional rules only. This is not for house rules, see below!
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A trading card game where players summon Monsters and activate Spells and Traps to deplete their opponent's Life Points. The game has a strong fantasy theme, and is usually played with 2 players, alth…
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A card game where the rules change as you play, and there isn't a goal until someone plays one. The goal changes just as often as the rules do, but most goals revolve around collecting particular "Kee…
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A Game of Thrones: The Board Game. Players must give orders to armies, control important characters, gather resources for the coming winter, and survive the onslaught of their enemies in order to win …
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A card game for usually 2, but up to 4 people who draw, hold, and lay down cards in combinations meant to earn the most points.
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trying to kill the outlaws, the outlaws are trying to kill the sheriff, and the renegade is trying to be the last one standing. But no one knows who the other players …
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The 2nd Dominion expansion, built around the theme of making choices.
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Questions about where to find--and how to analyze--board and card game related data.
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A classic word-game where players try to use their tiles to create long and exotic words to earn the most points.
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A popular poker game in which each player has 2 cards of their own that they must combine with 5 communal cards to make the best hand possible.
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A Chinese rummy-like game played with tiles. Depending on the version being played the tiles consist of suits (Bamboo, Crack, and Dots) of 10 tiles each, Winds (North, South, East, and West), Dragons …
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the art of responding to specific situations as they appear and choosing the best course of action
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a strategy game from Rio Grande games for 2-6 players in which you try to build the largest network on the board, and provide power to all of the cities in your network with a variety of…
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an entirely card-based game of empire building and struggle. Players settle and conquer worlds, construct economic and military developments, and produce and consume goods to po…
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The process of keeping track of the number of points earned by each player in a game, as a means of "ranking" players.
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The 5th Dominion expansion, built around the theme of big money and big actions.
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Questions about how to create or use customized game pieces for existing games or for developing new games. This includes replacing the existing pieces with better ones, or implementing an existing m…
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Eclipse can be played by 2-6 Players (base game) and places you in control of a vast interstellar civilization, competing for success with its rivals. You will explore new star systems, research techn…
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Refers to objects outside of a game that can help with game play, maintenance, storage, or creation.
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A classic war-game in which players try to conquer the world through military might. Players get reinforcement bonuses for conquering entire continents. Combat is ruled mostly by dice.
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Questions about probabilistic game mechanics and how to calculate and estimate random events, as well as how probability affects games and gameplay.
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The discussion of tournaments, tournament formats, tournament rules, and tournament schedules
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the way in which a particular game process is carried out. Questions with this tag are game development questions or deal with a comparison of (game-independent) mechanics.
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A card game where players seek to build the most impressive districts in their cities. At the beginning of each round, players pass the character deck and secretly choose a character that grants them …
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A game played on a chessboard with black and red checkers, also called draughts.
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Board game where players take the role of enormous monsters in a battle for the city of Tokyo.
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Questions about the business, legal, and packaging aspects of making a new game.
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Tips and tricks for board and card game storage, particularly custom or after-market storage methods for games with an inadequate native storage method or whose storage method is large and/or cumberso…
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a two-player trading card game based on the popular franchise. Players select Pokémon, who have various types and abilities, and try to defeat the opponent's Pokémon. Trai…
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an epic empire-building game of interstellar conflict, trade, and struggle for power. Three to six players take the roles of ancient galactic civilizations, each seeking to seize …
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explores variation editions of changes to a board game. It also is used for looking into the past events that lead up to a game in some way.
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An asymmetrical role-playing boardgame where a team of adventurers cooperate to battle through dungeons against whatever threats the overlord throws against them.