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Paul Ruez
United States
centralia
Illinois
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10
Apr 2006*
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Nate Finch
United States
Belmont
Massachusetts
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9
Oct 2004*
Awesome game. Rules are simple enough to explain to new players, but allow for quite a bit of strategy. The game involves a ton of negotiation and relies a lot on resource management. Very cool game... Only reason why it's not a 10 is because I think it could use an expansion to allow for more players and increase the complexity a little. Please let me give you more money, YMG.
2004-10-02*
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Patrick Christenson
United States
Austin
Texas
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9
Nov 2005*
Wonderful game! Lots of backstabbing and cooperation(Often games just have one or the other) If you like psychology games, this one is for you. Great strategy, and great theme! With art from the Foglio's, you can't go wrong. One thing I really like about this game is that you are never out of the race and you are doing things during everyone's turn. Thus the game never feels like it has any down time.
2005-11-24*
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Steven Jordal
United States
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma
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9
Jun 2007*
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James Bonine 2
United States
Highland
California
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9
Jan 2010*
Owned
David Carl
United States
Bellevue
Washington
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9
Feb 2014
Owned
John Beresford
United States
Massachusetts
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8.8
May 2007*
Owned
Simon Kiefer
United States
Vacaville
California
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8
Sep 2004*
I first played this game at GenCon 2004 and Loved it. I played several more times during the same weekend and in many cases finding to play just so that I could play it again. I really liked this game because it contained many of the gaming apsects I enjoy, like Diplomacy, Bluffing (Poker), resource allocation, and clever card combos.
2004-09-13*
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J B
United States
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Unspecified
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8
Oct 2007*
Fun stuff. I'll have to give it a few more plays before I really get the hang of the strategy, but I like it a lot even playing cluelessly.

Warning....this game can get BRUTAL with the backstabbing and player-bashing. Don't play it with sensitive types.
2009-10-05
Owned
Remo Rehder
Norway
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Unspecified
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8
Feb 2007*
See www.brettspillguiden.no
(Norwegian only. Sorry!)
2007-02-20*
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Justin Smith
United States
New York
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8
Apr 2007*
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Greg Frank
United States
Walnut Creek
California
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8
Jul 2007*
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Bryan Flaherty
United States
Unspecified
Wisconsin
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8
Jul 2007*
I really like this game, it's like a new twist on a stockmarket game.
2007-07-07*
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Chris Musgrove
United States
Royse City
TX
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8
Oct 2007*
very fun game that the group all loved. Played it 2 times in a row.
2007-10-17*
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Massimiliano della Rovere
Italy
Pisa
Tuscany
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8
Sep 2008*
Content Language: En;
Rule Booklet Language: En.
2008-03-11*
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United Kingdom
Huddersfield
West Yorkshire
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8
Nov 2014
Owned
Ton Segers
Netherlands
Almelo
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8
Jun 2012
Owned
For Trade
Nate Finch
United States
Harvard
MA
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8
Dec 2012
A really great game with lots of wheeling and dealing and screwing your neighbor.
2014-03-20
Owned
Joseph Courtight
United States
Pennsylvania
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8
Jul 2013
No box, but everything else is in very good condition. I love the game, I just cannot find anyone who can else who can figure out the victory condition.
2013-02-14
Owned
For Trade
Ben Parrot
United States
The Plains
Ohio
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8
Mar 2013
Owned
Arne Jæger
Norway
Bergen
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7.7
Nov 2008*
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Rick Vinyard
United States
Las Cruces
New Mexico
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7.5
Jan 2009*
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Joel Stevens
United States
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7.5
Aug 2008*
if a night of backstabbing and arbitrarily picking on your friends sounds like fun let me know and we'll play a game of this. I love it, but it's not for the weak hearted. One of my favorite aspects of the game is that everything is negotiable and tradeable.
2008-08-28*
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Matteo Del Chicca
Italy
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Unspecified
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7.5
Feb 2009*
Simple, fun, intriguing, involving
2009-02-21
Owned
Jean Gagnier
Canada
Montréal
Québec
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7.5
Nov 2010
Acquired 2009-04-22
2009-11-26
Owned
Sinister
United States
Unspecified
Indiana
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7.5
Sep 2009*
Good negotation/knife in the back game.
2009-09-26
Owned
Joel Mayeski
Thailand
Chiang Rai
Chiang Rai
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7.5
Nov 2011
Owned
Villiage Idiot
United States
Palm Harbor
Florida
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7.5
Jan 2015
Owned
K. David Ladage
United States
Cedar Rapids
Iowa
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7.4
Jun 2011
Owned
Justin Berman
United States
White River Junction
Vermont
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7
Mar 2005*
Owned
For Trade
joseph endres
United States
Oregon City
Oregon
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7
Dec 2005*
Owned
James Roberts
United States
Bedford
Virginia
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7
Oct 2005*
Needs at least 4 to 5 players to make a really great game.
2005-10-10*
Owned
Rich OBrien
United States
Austin
Texas
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7
Nov 2005*
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Scott Smith
United States
Burke
Virginia
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7
Dec 2005*
Good laughs. I especially enjoy the opportunity to be "creative" in negotiations. Unfortunately, my wife doesn't enjoy the game as much.
2005-12-31*
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Jeff Boes
United States
Saint Joseph
Michigan
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7
Jan 2008*
With the right crowd in a mood to wheel and deal, could be an 8. With a group that is not in the mood to bargain, probably a 5.
2008-01-26*
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For Trade
Jay Little
United States
Eden Prairie
Minnesota
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7
May 2006*
I really dig the concept and implementation of the game. Great production qualilty (except the peeling cardboard coins). Clever interplay of mechanics and concepts. Everything is for sale -- how you play or apply a card, how you cast your votes, who you assign blame to... everything can be manipulated for a price or the right favor. You need to carefully balance your position so you don't peak too soon and appear that you're doing too well, or you'll get crushed. A lot more nuance and subtlety than I think most people will give it credit for. Arbitrary and ruthless player targeting is a big part of the game -- so be warned. Grumpy players who hold grudges shouldn't play. Has some of the wheeling/dealing and evokes a slight Cosmic Encounter vibe with me (a good thing).
2006-05-03*
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david karasick
United States
Gladwyne
Pennsylvania
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7
Mar 2007*
Intrigue, money and negotiation lead to a king's succession. Who will it be?
2007-03-03*
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Rik Van Horn
United States
Livonia
New York
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7
May 2007*
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For Trade
Barak E
United States
San Pablo
CA
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7
May 2007*
Great light entertainment, the main concept requires a bit of a learning curve
2007-05-28*
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Matt Loter
United States
New Haven
Connecticut
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7
Mar 2009*
Awesome, interesting game mechanic. Good art and flavor too.
2007-07-22*
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For Trade
Lowell Kempf
United States
Chicago
Illinois
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7
Oct 2007*
This game certainly isn't for everyone. That said, it is a really neat game of diplomacy and back stabbing.
2007-10-22*
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Wray Cason
United States
Everett
Washington
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7
Oct 2009*
So far only played with 2 players. I think we missed much of the games charm without more players. I like the free wheeling negotiation element of the game. The theme is a little cynical and perhaps not suitable for all audiences but I generally like it.
2009-10-17
Owned
John Luckini
United States
Newark
Delaware
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7
Dec 2007*
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Lou Seelbach
United States
Huntington
West Virginia
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7
Jul 2009*
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Richard DiPippo
United States
Newmarket
New Hampshire
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7
Jul 2011
Owned
Chris
United States
Huntington Station
New York
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7
Mar 2009*
Fun with the right group of people!

Who are willing to haggle, negotiate, wheel, deal.

The Ambassador sucks, though. The player who plays him will not have as much fun as everyone else.
2008-05-14*
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Chris Wood

Michigan
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7
May 2008*
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Alex "το πόνυ" Katsoufis
Greece
Athens
Attiki
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7
Feb 2010
This game was really fun but something was holding it back from greatness, I'll play it in a heartbeat but it could be so much more.
2010-10-08
Owned
Donald Cleary
United States
Bellingham
Washington
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7
Oct 2009*
Owned
Fiona Naylor
United Kingdom
Fareham
Hampshire
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7
Dec 2010
Owned

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