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How to speed up a game of Empire Builder?
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Build First, then Move train This can speed up a game a decent amount, for several reasons. Theoretically you've spent the whole round thinking about where to build, so when it comes to your turn ...

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Does a Venomthrope gets an extra attack for using multiple weapons?
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You've answered your own question. If the entry for them listed 2 pairs of lash whips, then you would indeed get an extra attack (per the Tyranid paired melee rule). Since it doesn't you don't get any....

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Mounting a Hive Crone with Harpy parts
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It largely depends on what your goals are. There's basically 4 levels of hobby involvement, and depending on which ones appeal to you, and your skills, it may affect your choice. Modeling for the ...

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Which battleforce should I buy as a newbie player?
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Aside from Tau, not much can beat Eldar for shooting. That said, you can do the ranged game with both Chaos Space Marines (be prepared to lose a lot, especially against Tau) and Tyranids pretty well, ...

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What game mechanic can be used for evenly selecting other players but not yourself?
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Have one deck, with X cards for each player. When you need to select a random player draw a card from the deck. If you draw yourself, draw again. Shuffle any cards drawn for yourself back in and ...

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Which alternative methods of choosing a starting player actually WORK?
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There aren't a lot of games out there with no specific turn order, but it's worth taking a look at Race For The Galaxy where for the most part everyone goes simultaneously.

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Any good way to add a handicap in Dominion?
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A simple way to handicap yourself a bit might be to replace your initial estates w/ curses. Obviously this won't be a good handicap always (FREX if there is an Ambassador or Chapel in play), but if ...

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How can I effectively use the Coppersmith?
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Coppersmith + Countinghouse + a card that gives extra actions (Village,Shanty, etc) is pretty ridiculous, especially if you also have something that gives extra buys.

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Catan - Rules Lawyering the behavior of the "Commercial Harbor" Progress Card
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Commodity Harbor was misplayed No prior exchange of information is needed or required. In each trade, both participants can give ANY appropriate card they want. Player A could ask me if I have any ...

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If my walker is in base with a vehicle can it shoot AND attack?
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After much rules reading when encountering a similar situation w/ a drop pod I'm pretty sure that the most permissive answer is the correct one, specifically: My unit being in base with an ...

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In Warhammer 40k is it possible to have your army use vehicles from other factions?
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If the armies are Battle Brothers you can share transports, for example have Howling Banshees in a Dark Eldar Raider. Or put Harlequins in a Wave Serpent. If you want Formation benefits (like ...

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Which has to be declared first: Marklights or Jink?
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The shooting sequence: Nominate Unit to shoot Choose a target Select a weapon Roll to hit Roll to wound Allocate wounds and remove casualties Select another weapon If you read the full text of ...

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When is Loan worth buying?
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The only time the loan is really worthwhile is if there no other means of trashing cards or upgrading them. If there is a Steward, Upgrade, Mine, Forge, Bishop, etc. in play, don't bother buying a ...

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How can we avoid big money in casual games?
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Fund the next Dominion purchase with a "swear jar" Make yourself a cheat sheet of all the kingdom cards with two checkboxes (first and last) for each. When you play a game the first player to buy a ...

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