West Coast Park NC Boardgames Day
June Hwang Wah
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This is a list of games I intend to bring to West Coast Community Centre for our Boardgames Day. The 12-hour event is for me to introduce boardgames to the general public, as well as to recruit new gamers. As such, I placed emphasis on introductory games that can be easily taught and played to completion in 60-90 minutes.

My friends who will be helping me out will no doubt bring their own favorites.
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1. Board Game: Carcassonne [Average Rating:7.44 Overall Rank:108] [Average Rating:7.44 Unranked]
June Hwang Wah
Singapore
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What games day will be complete without Carcassonne?
 
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2. Board Game: Crusader Rex [Average Rating:7.20 Overall Rank:768]
June Hwang Wah
Singapore
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I am undecided on this; 2 player and takes a long time. But I thought I should have some war-games represented.
 
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3. Board Game: Torres [Average Rating:7.20 Overall Rank:282]
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Somewhat meaty game for novices. Introduces the concept of action points.
 
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4. Board Game: Race for Berlin: The Final Struggle [Average Rating:7.19 Overall Rank:4528]
Denis Tan
Singapore
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Interesting game with an interesting twist.... Each player plays german and russian at the same time..
 
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5. Board Game: Citadels [Average Rating:7.19 Overall Rank:215]
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The mechanics of choosing characters and their attendant special powers will prove to be refreshing to many new players.
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6. Board Game: Shadows over Camelot [Average Rating:7.15 Overall Rank:257]
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Cooperative game. This will be new to most walk-in participants.
 
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7. Board Game: Mr. Jack [Average Rating:7.12 Overall Rank:288]
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Easy to teach, and I find it agrees with couples.
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8. Board Game: Bohnanza [Average Rating:7.09 Overall Rank:281]
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A great trading negotiation game.
 
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9. Board Game: Formula Dé [Average Rating:7.00 Overall Rank:410]
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Racing cars with cards. Easy to teach and understand.
 
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10. Board Game: Star Wars: Epic Duels [Average Rating:6.98 Overall Rank:628]
June Hwang Wah
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It's always nice to shoot and blow up things.
 
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11. Board Game: The Road to Canterbury [Average Rating:6.92 Overall Rank:1267]
Denis Tan
Singapore
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For those who know Chaucer the premise of thisngame is really hilarious..
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12. Board Game: Colossal Arena [Average Rating:6.83 Overall Rank:544]
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A deeper one than many other games on the list. But beginners should be able to catch on.
 
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13. Board Game: Shitenno [Average Rating:6.83 Overall Rank:2256]
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This just arrived in the post. Want to introduce it to some of the more seasoned players in my group.
 
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14. Board Game: Saboteur [Average Rating:6.68 Overall Rank:641]
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Nice icebreaker game.
 
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15. Board Game: TransAmerica [Average Rating:6.66 Overall Rank:715]
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Living off the hard work of other players. That's what boardgamers do, no?
 
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16. Board Game: Entdecker: Exploring New Horizons [Average Rating:6.60 Overall Rank:1142]
June Hwang Wah
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Entdecker is harder and takes longer. But those who want something more substantial will enjoy this.
 
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17. Board Game: Ivanhoe [Average Rating:6.58 Overall Rank:1192]
June Hwang Wah
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Filler.
 
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18. Board Game: Café International [Average Rating:6.31 Overall Rank:1585]
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This should be a nice icebreaker, and lead-in to more substantial games.
 
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19. Board Game: Rivets [Average Rating:6.30 Overall Rank:4094]
Denis Tan
Singapore
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This is actually a fun spin-off set in the Ogre world..
 
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20. Board Game: King's Gate [Average Rating:6.24 Overall Rank:2255]
June Hwang Wah
Singapore
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Nice tile laying game.
 
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21. Board Game: Orcz [Average Rating:5.47 Overall Rank:9109]
June Hwang Wah
Singapore
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Who can resist a couple of cute orcs?
 
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