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Maciek U
United States
Cromwell
Connecticut
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10
Oct 2009*
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Svein Main
Norway
Joerpeland
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10
Mar 2013
An exellent game, that makes everybody challange for the best spots, and making good points of every move! A big surprice, and very underrated game!!! One of my all time favorites and a few that I give a score of 10! Buy if you can!!!
2013-03-13
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Gabriel Kuriata
Poland
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10
Jul 2010
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Olivier Gilloux
United States
Lebanon
NH
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10
Dec 2010
Owned
Tiberiu Doman
United States
Seattle
Washington
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10
Nov 2011
Played it more with a couple of variants - just as interesting. I think this is a 10.

Once I internalize the rules, the game is less prone to AP, but just as tense!
Uprated 8.5 -> 9

Uprated 7.5 -> 8.5
The game is full of difficult decisions and very tight competition. I like it!
2011-12-06
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Peter Franke
Germany
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Unspecified
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9.5
Jun 2006*
Very nice new game by veteran designers Kramer/Kiesling. It is tile laying with some differences. Excellent graphics and a very good rules booklet.
2006-06-20*
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nanonerds 3
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9.5
Jan 2013
Yoshihiro Sonoda
Japan
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9
Feb 2007*
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B. Udral
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9
May 2009*
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Eric J.
Netherlands
Utrecht
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9
Jun 2007*
Maciej Smiatacz
Poland
Wrocław
Lower Silesia
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9
Mar 2010
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Harlet Sander
Estonia
Tallinn
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9
May 2009*
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Gary Jans
Belgium
Ham
Limburg
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9
May 2010
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Schrodinger's Dog
Canada
Medicine Hat
alberta
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9
Jun 2011
This one's rules escaped me for some reason... playing it they became obvious, and I'm still not sure what confused me. It's got mechanics reminiscent of Alhambra, Carcassonne, and something familiar from Catan... can't place it. Anyway, have played it once, and already know I'll not be happy until I play it a bunch more... absolutely worth the discounted price I've seen it for at nearly every place I see it.
2011-06-26
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Carol Dufour
Canada
st-jerome
quebec
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9
Aug 2011
(Not best with any number)
Recommended with 2, 3, 4 players
(11 voters)
2011-08-21
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Marcus Ager
Italy
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9
Oct 2011
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Noah Chriss
United States
Seattle
Washington
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9
Aug 2015
area control game that's 45 minutes long, which is exactly right.
2015-08-16
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Rabid Schnauzer
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9
Nov 2013
That this game does not get more buzz is a scathing indictment of the systems in place to encourage groupthink here on BGG.
2013-11-20
Mika Berlin
Germany
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9
May 2014
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aseltegio montag
Japan
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9
Jan 2015
Owned
Nick Hegge
United States
Rochester
Minnesota
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9
May 2015
Owned
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Rebekka Lindenaar
Netherlands
Utrecht
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8.5
Feb 2008*
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Kane Klenko
United States
Ridgeway
Wisconsin
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8.5
Jan 2007*
A 60 minute brain burner with enough twists to keep it interesting. Not your standard area majority game since, for example, a single value 2 tepee would beat 3 value 1 tepees and 6 hunters. It's all about timing and managing your "money" to be able to upgrade at the right time. So far I've only played as a 2 player game, and I can see where it would probably be even better with more. Great game.
2007-01-30*
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Gilbert Sneed
France
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8.5
Aug 2008*
Daryl Anderson
United States
Trumansburg
New York
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8.5
Jan 2009*
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For Trade
Mark Atos
Canada
Gatineau
Quebec
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8.5
Aug 2011
Owned
James james
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8.5
Aug 2014
Owned
Rick Jeunink
Netherlands
Nieuwkuijk
Noord Brabant
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8.3
Dec 2010
Owned
Nathan Morse
United States
Powell
Ohio
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8
Jan 2010*
This is a small game that is simply packed with implementations of one of my favorite masochism enablers in games: Tradeoffs. Every, every, everything in this game is a tradeoff. Excellent, agonizing.
2010-01-05
Owned
Want To Play
Larry Winckles
Hungary
Budapest
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8
Oct 2008*
Playtested.
2006-03-25*
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Koert Debyser
Belgium
Brugge
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8
Jun 2006*
Bison has the typical Kramer & Kiesling touch: a tile placing / area majority game with a constant feeling of not having enough actions and/or money (food) to do everything you want or should do. The (minor) variants certainly add to the game and it is recommended to include them, as these offer even more possibilities and options. The components are simply beautiful.
2006-06-30*
Owned
Ed Rozmiarek
United States
Liberty Hill
Texas
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8
Aug 2006*
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Scott Kinsey
United States
Lancaster
Pennsylvania
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8
Aug 2006*
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Randy Schmucker
United States
Indianapolis
Indiana
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8
Aug 2006*
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Chris Horne
United States
Rochester
New York
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8
Aug 2010
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Jesse Smit
Australia
Sydney
NSW
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8
Jun 2007*
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Olivier Marchand
France
Paris
France
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8
Feb 2009*
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V Earles
Canada
Toronto
Ontario
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8
Feb 2007*
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John Earles
Canada
Toronto
Ontario
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8
Apr 2007*
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Alkis Moraitis
Australia
Sydney Olympic Park
NSW
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We gotta get out while we 're young, `cause tramps like us, baby we were born to run...
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8
Aug 2008*
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June King
United States
Unspecified
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8
Oct 2006*
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Brian Moore
United Kingdom
Bolton
Lancashire
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8
Jul 2008*
Good solid Kramer & Kiesling game. Underrated
2006-10-21*
Owned
PJ Pletter
Netherlands
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8
Feb 2008*
Seemingly a dull combination of been-there-done-that mechanics, this game is quite a fresh surprise once you get the hang of it. The modular board ensures that the area majority principle is modified as areas change as you play, making this game quite suitable for 2 players. In fact, I play it strictly 2p, as more players induce AP and unwanted chaos to the game. 2 Player games allow for all kinds of luring and decoy tactics which cost too many resources in a multiplayer game - but with just 2, this is quite a heavy-thinking 1-hour game full of twists and turns.
Update: a 3-player game was surprisingly fun and the AP / chaos elements were not as bad as I expected. Still avoiding 4p though.
2008-02-03*
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Christopher Weeks
United States
Jordan
Minnesota
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8
Nov 2006*
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Rob Mol
Netherlands
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8
Nov 2006*
J.A. Castro
Spain
Córdoba
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8
Nov 2006*
Underrated, very good game
2006-11-05*
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Ken Boone
United States
Berea
Ohio
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8
Nov 2006*
Reminds me of Titicaca.
2006-11-07*
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Johan Andersson
Sweden
Visby
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8
Jul 2008*
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Roberto Chavez
United States
California
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8
Dec 2006*
Michael Ranniger
United States
Spring Lake Park
Minnesota
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8
Jul 2009*
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