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I play a number of board and card games with varying degrees of skill, but using "algorithms" to avoid the most obvious mistakes. Depending on the game, if you can beat me, you are probably not a beginner, and perhaps a pretty good player.


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revised How Is the Magic Core Set 2015 “Deck Builder's Toolkit” Different From Other Core Set Offerings With Respect To Cards?
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revised For one who likes trading games like monopoly what's the closest 2-player game with similar dynamics?
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revised What are the primary enhancements Cities and Knights and Seafarer's add on to the original Settler's of Catan?
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revised In Catan, how to ensure nobody lies when monopoly card is played?
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revised In Catan, how to ensure nobody lies when monopoly card is played?
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revised How to make Settlers of Catan quicker?
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revised Are these board games considered as gambling games?
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revised Risk - To secure a world domination win?
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revised Game Balance Axis and Allies WWI
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revised In Bridge, What is the Merit of Taking a “Double” Finesse?
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revised In bridge, should you be more careful with takeout doubles over one spade?
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revised In bridge, should you be more careful with takeout doubles over one spade?
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revised Why is there a bonus for holding honors in bridge? Isn't having 4-5 of the highest trumps privileges enough?
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revised In Bridge, Do You Count Defensive Points In the Opponents' Suit When Making a Takeout Double?
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