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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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29
revised What to bid in this situation (xx-Kx-AQTxx-AQxx, 1D-1S-2C-2D…)? (System: Simple SAYC)
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Sep
29
revised What to bid in this situation (xx-Kx-AQTxx-AQxx, 1D-1S-2C-2D…)? (System: Simple SAYC)
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Sep
22
revised In Puerto Rico, how do you tell whether it is better to trade or to ship a good?
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Sep
22
revised In Puerto Rico, how do you tell whether it is better to trade or to ship a good?
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Sep
21
revised In Puerto Rico, how do you avoid “losing a game after having the most victory points?”
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Sep
21
revised In Puerto Rico, how do you avoid “losing a game after having the most victory points?”
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Sep
20
revised In Puerto Rico, how do you avoid “losing a game after having the most victory points?”
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Sep
19
revised How much should the University cost?
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Sep
18
revised In Puerto Rico If only one prospector is chosen during a round, does the other one get a coin placed on it?
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Sep
15
revised Maritime Trading both ways?
Clarification
Sep
15
revised In Settlers of Catan, is it possible to avoid “losing a won game?”
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Sep
15
revised How do I avoid the endless trade negotiations in Settlers of Catan?
Amplified comment.
Sep
14
revised How do I avoid the endless trade negotiations in Settlers of Catan?
Added example.
Sep
13
revised Preventing early elimination from ruining someone's first game of Diplomacy?
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Sep
8
revised Opening bids with no long suits
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Sep
8
revised Question on leading
Shortened for clarity.
Sep
8
revised American Five Card majors - using Jacoby to respond to a 2NT opening bid
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Sep
2
revised In bridge, how do you tell when to use holdup versus blocking plays?
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Sep
1
revised In rubber bridge, when should you “lead your partner's suit rather than your own?”
Added game and vulnerability
Aug
30
revised Bidding game (simple SAYC)
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