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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.


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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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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Jan
22
revised stratego wiki excerpt
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Jan
22
revised stratego wiki description
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Jan
20
revised cosmic-encounter wiki excerpt
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Jan
20
revised cosmic-encounter wiki description
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Jan
15
revised How do you make Settlers of Catan work well for 2 players? (Problems and play-tested solution described, alternatives requested)
fixed Robber Equalizer rule which was stated backwards in 2 places
Jan
12
revised How do you make Settlers of Catan work well for 2 players? (Problems and play-tested solution described, alternatives requested)
corrected typo
Jan
12
revised What are good placement strategies for Stratego?
added tag for name of the game
Jan
12
revised How do you make Settlers of Catan work well for 2 players? (Problems and play-tested solution described, alternatives requested)
overhauled the question to better conform with the board game norms around appropriate Q&A formats, and provided my own first answer
Jan
11
revised Which boardgames need expansion sets before they work properly?
added BGG link to game
Jan
11
revised “Ticket to Ride: Europe”: how to accommodate differences in players' strength?
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Jan
10
revised “Ticket to Ride: Europe”: how to accommodate differences in players' strength?
more precise language and added side effects
Jan
10
revised Which boardgames need expansion sets before they work properly?
improved formatting
Jan
9
revised “Ticket to Ride: Europe”: how to accommodate differences in players' strength?
made answer more concise
Jan
9
revised Which boardgames need expansion sets before they work properly?
Clarified game version
Jan
6
revised In Ticket to Ride, how do you overcome bad initial tickets?
edited title
Jan
6
revised “Ticket to Ride: Europe”: how to accommodate differences in players' strength?
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Jan
6
revised Getting started with trick-taking games (whist, euchre, bridge, pinochle, etc.)
removed the redundant word "other"
Jan
5
revised In Ticket to Ride, how do you overcome bad initial tickets?
edited body