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Title Version User
Rating
Geek Rating Status User
Plays
Comment
Alchemists (2014)
7
Apr 2016
7.545
Owned
7
Oct 2011
7.400
Owned
Decent expansion, but again house rules are your friend with this one. Otherwise:

1. Treachery is extremely underwhelming.
2. New Caprica is horrible.
3. Cain is stupidly overpowered.
4. Cylon Leader Agendas are way too imbalanced.

But all of these (well, perhaps besides 2) can be fixed with some minor house rules, and once that is done it's certainly worth playing.

But the base game doesn't "need" this. Play your first few games without ANY Pegasus components besides the plastic basestars and you'll find it a better game.

Full review:
http://boardgamegeek.com/thread/718205/battlestar-galactica-...

3+4
2012-04-29
7
Apr 2016
7.286
Owned
7
Apr 2016
7.550
Prev. Owned
More Cosmic. New aliens are always nice, defender reward deck feels a bit overpowered.

3+3
2012-04-29
Dice Town (2009)
7
Apr 2012
6.660
Prev. Owned
So easy to teach (everyone plays Poker, right?), intuitive, light and doesn't take very long unless playing with people who manage to AP on die rolls. Not much strategy here, but for an hour of dice, better than most.

3.5+3.5
2012-04-29
Ghost Stories (2008)
7
Mar 2011
7.268
Good cooperative game, decisions are simple most of the time so there's no leader ordering syndrome, but quite a lot of exciting turns come up. A bit too dicey for a cooperative "puzzle" game for my taste though.

3+4
2012-04-29
Kingsburg (2007)
7
Oct 2010
7.135
Prev. Owned
Get the expansion.

4+3
2012-07-25
Love Letter (2012)
7
Apr 2016
7.287
Owned
Mascarade (2013)
7
Apr 2016
6.580
Owned
Nexus Ops (2005)
7
Sep 2015
7.079
Prev. Owned
7
Feb 2012
7.372
7
Feb 2015
7.823
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