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Title Version User
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Comment
7
Oct 2011
7.416
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
Dice Town (2009)
7
Apr 2012
6.677
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
7
Feb 2015
7.619
Owned
Ghost Stories (2008)
7
Mar 2011
7.277
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
7.146
Prev. Owned
Get the expansion.

4+3
2012-07-25
No Thanks! (2004)
7
Mar 2012
6.939
Owned
I think this is deceptively simple, but it just doesn't do anything to try and win you over, does it?

Still, for its price, why not.
2011-10-05
7
Feb 2012
7.410
7
Feb 2015
7.832
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