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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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The first expansion to The Settlers of Catan. Players can now build ships to expand their horizons and take on whatever new challenges may await them across the sea...
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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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Terminology refers to the lingo of the trade, definition and understanding of the terms used by experts on a subject.
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the concept and the practice of tuning a game's rules, usually with the goal of preventing any of its component systems from being ineffective or otherwise undesirable when compared to thei…
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A *Magic: The Gathering* mechanic from Theros block that lets one play an Enchantment Creature as an Aura
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a fast-paced, cooperative dice game of supernatural intrigue. Players take the roles of investigators racing against time to stave off the imminent return of the Ancient Ones. Investigat…
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A cooperative game where 2-4 players try to escape a mysterious island after saving its four treasures. But the island sinks deeper with every step the adventurers take... Playtime: 30 minutes.
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The physical pieces used in a game. They may include things common to many games (like dice), or things relating only to the particular game.
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The 3rd Dominion expansion introduces duration cards that do something immediately, but stay in play to affect your next turn as well.
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a social deduction game for 5-10 players where they must unmask the traitors in their midst in order to successfully complete 3 of 5 missions against the oppressive empire.
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an expansion for Saboteur by Frederic Moyersoen, which first appeared in 2004 from Amigo Spiel. Each player takes on the role of a gold-digging dwarf or a saboteur who wants to hinder ex…
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a common system for managing the order events resolve in. It is used as the foundation of event resolution in Magic: the Gathering and many other games.
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An expansion for Pandemic that adds new challenges like mutating diseases and one player becoming a bio-terrorist. Also allows for play with 5 people.
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The average or "normal" time it takes to play a game. Some games have play times that vary widely from one game from the next. Others have a structured sequence of events that keep play times within r…
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Games designed to be played by a single person or methods for modifying multi-player games for single-person play.
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a game designed for 3 or more players. The game-play emphasizes the interactions between the players. Each player represents an alien race that must establish bases in the system…
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small throwable objects with multiple resting positions, used for generating random numbers".
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A card game for 3 to 7 people where players try to earn money by planting and trading different beans. Players are unable to order the hand so a keen talent for negotiation is the only way ensure your…
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A card game commonly played in casinos pitting each player against the dealer in a partial-information competition to collect cards totaling as close to 21 as possible without going over.
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A cooperative game where players play the role of investigator trying to stop the Elder Gods from ravaging the Earth.
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Magic: The Gathering played with more than two players.
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Card game for 3-10 Players where the Players take on the role of dwarves. As miners, they are in a mine, hunting for gold. Suddenly, a pick axe swings down and shatters the mine lamp. The saboteur has…
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generally played with (some or all of) a standard deck of playing cards. For one "trick" each player plays a single card, following suit if able, and the highest ranked card win…
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Handicap refers to ways to make weaker players more competitive against stronger ones. In Go, for example, it takes the form of extra stones placed by the weaker player. The goal is to make the game e…
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A survival horror board game that pits small-town Heroes head-to-head against a limitless horde of Zombies. Modular board and several different scenarios to play are adding lots of replayability. Fast…
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Board game based on the video game Civilization IV and published by Fantasy Flight games in 2010.
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The 4th Dominion expansion, themed around transformation and the new potion treasure card.
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A very old 2-player game with checkers played on a board with 24 "points." The object is to move (based on dice rolls) all your checkers past points controlled by your opponent, and ultimately off the…
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a common pattern of moves that leads to a locally even result. Usually focused on the corners during the opening.
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a card-driven, quick-playing, low-complexity game. The game map is a world map of the period, whereon players move units and exert influence in attempts to gain allies and control…
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a standalone expansion to Small World.
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Questions that present some scenario, and asks you to provide a solution that satisfies some requirement (example "Win within X turns", or "9 Queens without check/checkmate", or "MTG, deal X damage th…
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a kind of Mahjong commonly played in Japan. It is famous for being suited to gambling and mahjong parlors.
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The part of the game relating to the exchange of products or other resources, hopefully at a profit.