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Non-solitaire games that have solo rules in BGG
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I often play boardgames and wargames solo since this hobby is not popular in Hong Kong, the place where I live. Thus, I own quite a lot of solitaire games. When I pick up a game in a shop, the first thing I try to do is to look at the back of the box to see whether this game is suitable for solo play. It is a great disappointment when I discover a great game which cannot be played solo. At that time, I will memorize the name of the game and then search through BGG to find whether someone has devised solo rules for that game. It is difficult to express my joy when I discover that someone has designed solo rules for my favorite game. Then, a click on the "favorite" botton becomes an instinct. This is usually followed by a trip to the shop to get that game.

Now, I have got a list of solo rules created by members in the BGG. I wish to share this list with you all, especially those solo players.

Here are some guidelines that I follow in making this list:
1. Games are listed by their rank in the Geeklist, popular games come first.
2. I do not include games published before 2000. Thus, the games in my list are still mostly available.
3. For some games, this might not be rules. It may be just ideas how to play the game solo.
4. I also include some games that have official solo rules but have been superceded by better rules designed by BGG users, such as Runebound and Tomb.

Hope that this list can make the good works of those solo rule designers to be more accessible in the BGG.
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226. Board Game: Tobago [Average Rating:7.13 Overall Rank:307]
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https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/1342355/solo-variant
 
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227. Board Game: Tomb [Average Rating:6.37 Overall Rank:1668]
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http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/339463/solo-variant-batt...
 
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228. Board Game: Toscana [Average Rating:5.67 Overall Rank:6654]
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229. Board Game: Tournay [Average Rating:7.13 Overall Rank:556]
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http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/947659/potential-solo-va...
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230. Board Game: Town Center [Average Rating:6.57 Overall Rank:2651]
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A 3D building game with a solo variant, second game of the trilogy Small City
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231. Board Game: Trajan [Average Rating:7.84 Overall Rank:38]
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http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/834101/i-trajan-a-solo-v...-
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232. Board Game: TransAmerica [Average Rating:6.66 Overall Rank:705]
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http://www.boardgamegeek.com/filepage/78271/soloplay_transam...
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233. Board Game: Triumph of Chaos [Average Rating:7.60 Overall Rank:1506]
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http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/306867
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234. Board Game: Troyes [Average Rating:7.74 Overall Rank:48]
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http://www.boardgamegeek.com/filepage/73801/troyes-solo-rule...
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235. Board Game: Tsuro [Average Rating:6.68 Overall Rank:642]
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http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/87330
 
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236. Board Game: Tsuro of the Seas [Average Rating:6.68 Overall Rank:967]
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This requires Tsuro of the Seas: Veterans of the Seas.
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237. Board Game: Twilight Imperium (Third Edition) [Average Rating:7.89 Overall Rank:31]
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http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/110347
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238. Board Game: Twilight Struggle [Average Rating:8.34 Overall Rank:1]
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http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/201059
http://www.boardgamegeek.com/filepage/76467/soloplay_twiligh...
Don't miss the list just above. It's so wonderful.
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239. Board Game: Tzolk'in: The Mayan Calendar [Average Rating:7.99 Overall Rank:18]
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http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/993165/duplicate-solo-va...
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240. Board Game: Vasco da Gama [Average Rating:7.35 Overall Rank:278]
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241. Board Game: Il Vecchio [Average Rating:7.04 Overall Rank:936]
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242. Board Game: Vikings [Average Rating:7.32 Overall Rank:212]
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243. Board Game: Village [Average Rating:7.60 Overall Rank:76]
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http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/741183/proposal-for-soli...
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http://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/1074494/another-solitair...
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244. Board Game: Vom Kap bis Kairo [Average Rating:6.32 Overall Rank:2044]
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I've put up some solo rules that could use a look at in the Variants forum on the game's page. Come by and take a look and tell me what you think.
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245. Board Game: The Walking Dead Card Game [Average Rating:5.61 Overall Rank:7975]
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Here are solo rules created for the game "The Walking Dead - the card game"
It's a lot different from the original game and creates the feel of last man standing.

http://boardgamegeek.com/filepage/105271/new-solitaire-rules...
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246. Board Game: Wallenstein (first edition) [Average Rating:7.56 Overall Rank:183]
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247. Board Game: War of the Ring (first edition) [Average Rating:7.85 Overall Rank:34]
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http://thomas.unicyclist.com/playtest.html
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248. Board Game: War of the Ring (second edition) [Average Rating:8.35 Overall Rank:14]
Steve Armitstead
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For those of you who have bought the 2nd Ed. these solo rules for the 1st Ed. appear to work for the 2nd. See comments under the thread Solo or Cooperative Variant
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249. Board Game: Wings of War: The Dawn of World War II [Average Rating:6.92 Overall Rank:975]
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250. Board Game: Witch of Salem [Average Rating:6.68 Overall Rank:1134]
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