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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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Psychology (in the BCG sense) refers to how players feel about a game as the game is played.
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A popular tournament format for Bridge where each table plays with identical pre-set hands of cards.
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a deduction game for 3 to 6 detectives who race to solve a murder. (45-minute playtime)
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Computer AI covers the algorithms that govern the way a computer plays board games.
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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 cooperative game of fire rescue.
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a small-scale representation of a game element used in miniature wargames, role-playing games, and other tabletop games.
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Magic: The Gathering played with more than two players.
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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 expansion to the roleplaying deduction game Battlestar Galactica.
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A variant for Magic:The Gathering in which one player creates a "cube" of cards a portion of which are used in a draft.
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The closing part of the game when players make their final moves to try to win.
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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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Steve Jackson's game of international conspiracies. Of course the Vatican is being controlled by the Post Office!
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Adapations of boardgames to different platforms (such as computers and mobile devices), as well as to new rules or specifications outside those provided by the designer (e.g. number of players outside…
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a fast paced deckbuilding game designed by Magic Pro Tour champions Justin Gary, Rob Dougherty, and Brian Kibler, with artwork by Eric Sabee. Ascension is a deck-building game where playe…
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a strategy board game by Martin Wallace published in 2002 by Warfrog Games on license from Winsome Games. The game depicts the development of railroads in the United States, as well as…
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Sid Meier’s Civilization: The Board Game, based on the computer game Civilization IV and published in 2010. Not to be confused with the Avalon Hill board game Civilization (or its successor, Advanced…
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A game played on a chessboard with black and red checkers, also called draughts.
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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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a step in game development where game components are first built for testing.
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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 2-player card game similar in spirit to the Cities and Knights expansion to Settlers of Catan. A redesign of the Catan Card Game, Rivals for Catan offers different themed decks to allow players to c…
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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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An expansion to The Settlers of Catan.
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Computer-based versions of board and card games. Computer games that do not fit that description are off-topic here; try gaming.stackexchange.com instead.
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A lighter version of Dungeons & Dragons that offers the thrill of role-playing without most of the complex rules and time requirements.
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a game where players take turns remove wooden blocks from a tower. As the game goes one, the tower loses stability. The player who causes the tower to fall loses.
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a lighthearted game based on The Terror of the French Revolution. Players fill the role of rival executioners, competing to collect the heads of the most presti…
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a story driven co-operative dungeon crawler where 1-4 mice adventure through a castle in order to save it from Vanestra, the evil queen who took power upon the death of the good ki…
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an ancient game where players pick up stones from one of six spaces on their side of the board, then drop one piece in each space going forward, including onto their granary and then to the…
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a short card game for 2-5 players with the goal to be the first to complete three property groups from Monopoly.