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I like a wide variety of games. My favorite is the card game of Bridge. In recent years I find myself far more often playing Settlers of Catan, and, lately, Ticket to Ride. I played a lot of Cosmic Encounter (EON Games version), Stratego, and Risk as a kid.


Apr
2
revised What are the differences between the oldest (EON) version of Cosmic Encounter and the newest (Fantasy Flight)?
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Apr
2
revised cosmic-encounter wiki description
grammar
Mar
29
revised Is Duplicate Bridge (standard Matchpoints) a game of pure skill?
added tags
Mar
29
revised What is optimal end play in Settlers?
added strategy tag
Mar
28
revised What is optimal end play in Settlers?
missing word
Mar
21
revised Bottom card drawn during epidemic: Are 3 cubes added to the city pictured, when the disease in that city's region has already been eradicated?
grammar correction in title
Mar
14
revised Do the vast majority of Rat-a-tat Cat rounds end very quickly?
shortened title, which also made it more accurately reflect the Q&A
Mar
12
revised Do the vast majority of Rat-a-tat Cat rounds end very quickly?
The were several ambiguities in the explanation portion of question. Made more precise.
Mar
11
revised What are some good ways to transition to more complex strategic thinking games?
incorporated comment feedback on "mostly skill" games and added intro sentence to better tie answer to question
Mar
5
revised Is Duplicate Bridge (standard Matchpoints) a game of pure skill?
added 28 characters in body; edited title
Mar
4
revised What are some good ways to transition to more complex strategic thinking games?
typos, added one more type of player, tightened up wording
Feb
21
revised Promised future trades as part of legal trades? (Solution described, alternatives/comments requested)
Shortened title and slightly shortened Q as I'm thinking length may have been offputting
Feb
14
revised How should hands that are EXTREMELY strong in one suit (10+ cards) be bid?
typo
Feb
8
revised In Seafarers of Catan, are there any special rules for ships or harbors in lakes?
more concise
Feb
6
revised Promised future trades as part of legal trades? (Solution described, alternatives/comments requested)
added "trading" tag
Jan
26
revised How do you find not-quite-club level human opponents to regularly play bridge with?
typos and added a link to author's post how Ely Culbertson's impact on the bridge world could be applicable today
Jan
25
revised How do you find not-quite-club level human opponents to regularly play bridge with?
substantially rewrote the question to have a larger scope applicable to all ages, not just kids
Jan
25
revised How do you find not-quite-club level human opponents to regularly play bridge with?
added 326 characters in body
Jan
23
revised Why are beginning to intermediate bridge players told to delay learning how to bid certain types of unusual hands?
typos, grammar
Jan
22
revised Why are beginning to intermediate bridge players told to delay learning how to bid certain types of unusual hands?
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