User Profile for djdano
Daniel Indru
Romania
Timisoara
Timis
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Hello visitor,

You are probably here to learn more about me. Here we go.

I started playing games in November 2010 when I purchased Catan. Then I played 120 new games during 2011 and it became obvious what I enjoy: heavy "Euro" strategy games, where the engine building gets rolling towards the end and the decisions are always tough; strategy games where you can plan for the long run, but still must react to what the others do each turn. I love hand management and worker placement, also deck building is somewhat appealing. I'm a big fan of Vital Lacerda, Uwe Rosenberg, Mac Gerdts and I like some of the designs by Martin Wallace, Stefan Feld, Reiner Knizia, Kiesling & Kramer, Ignacy Trzewiczek, Vlaada Chvátil and many more.

I love to play 2 player games with my girlfriend and some abstract games that have interesting mechanics. I was obsessed with GO for a few months, but then slowed down to a crawl when I realized how much work it takes to be good.

I keep my ratings "alive" as I regularly revisit them after additional plays or after playing newer and better games. My rating system differs a bit from what BGG suggests, I use this alternative:

10: Outstanding game. One of my all-time personal favorites.
9: Excellent game. Always a pleasure to play. Shines under most circumstances.
8: Very good game. Rarely disappoints me. High on my request/recommend list.
7: Good game. Usually willing to play. I might even request or recommend it.
6: OK game. Some fun or challenge at least. Enjoyable in the right circumstances.
5: Average game. I'm indifferent, but may be willing to play.
4: Below average game. I avoid playing and would need to be persuaded.
3: Poor game. Will strongly resist playing.
2: Very poor game. I refuse to play this.
1: Dead game. Seriously negative entertainment value. Black Hole of Fun.


In 2011 I started working on a website where I write about games and the hobby, if you speak Romanian you should check it out: http://www.goingcardboard.ro/

I'm a member of the Romanian Boardgames Forum where we discuss games, plan meetings and brag about the newest purchases.
http://forumboardgames.ro/

I support the local gaming community by organizing mid-week gatherings with my fellow workers and Saturday gatherings at the local game shop.
http://www.happycolor.ro/

As of November 2015 I've played 590 different games. I like my collection "small" (under 120) - which means I only keep the games that I'm always willing to play.

Besides playing games:
- I watch a lot of movies, both new and old.
- I'm a big fan of British stand-up comedy.
- I listen to drum'n'bass and death metal (not the combo you'd expect...)
- I spend a ridiculous amount of time on BGG.
- I work as a QA in a software company.

These are my cats: Aria (born April 2015) and Maya (born April 2010).




Games I've played recently:



Some random games from my collection:

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User Details for djdano
Registration Date: 2011-01-03
Last Profile Update: 2015-12-02
Last Login: 2016-02-11
Country: flag Romania
State: Timis
Town/City: Timisoara
Website: www.goingcardboard.ro
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Collection Summary for djdano
Board Game
Owned   198
Previously Owned   292
For Trade   3
Want In Trade   35
Want To Buy   1
Want To Play   42
Preordered   6
Wishlist   86
Commented   129
Has Parts   0
Want Parts   0
All   851
Board Game Expansion
Owned   78
Previously Owned   64
For Trade   0
Want In Trade   4
Want To Buy   0
Want To Play   0
Preordered   1
Wishlist   4
Commented   12
Has Parts   0
Want Parts   0
All   148
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Sold 3
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Average Rating 6.58
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9 29   (4.1%)
8 121   (17.2%)
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6 222   (31.5%)
5 60   (8.5%)
4 29   (4.1%)
3 19   (2.7%)
2 0   (0.0%)
1 1   (0.1%)
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