[RESULTS] Most Anticipated Games of 2012 - TRAIN
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After a 3 week nomination period, and a 2 week voting period the results are in.

This is never a large category, but it is a particular favorite of mine so as long as we can muster five or so nominations I'll keep it as its own category.

The run-away winner this year was the Kickstarter favorite Kings of Air and Steam. As a backer I was quite happy when it achieved several overfunding levels.

A close second, Circus Train is a game that I initially dismissed until I was looking at it for categories. I should have known better for a title coming from GMT, which with every new release is starting to remind me more and more of Avalon Hill in its heyday.

Another of my personal favorites, Rolling Freight, should be shipping next month.

Without further ado here are the Most Anticipated Train Games of 2012 as determined in this most unofficial, informal and unscientific experiment.

Previous Year's Results:
Most Anticipated Games of 2011 - TRAIN
Most Anticipated Games of 2010 - TRAIN
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1. Board Game: Kings of Air and Steam [Average Rating:6.89 Overall Rank:1940]
Board Game: Kings of Air and Steam
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2. Board Game: Circus Train [Average Rating:6.94 Overall Rank:7355]
Board Game: Circus Train
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3. Board Game: Steam: Map Expansion #2 [Average Rating:7.93 Unranked] [Average Rating:7.93 Unranked]
Board Game: Steam: Map Expansion #2
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4. Board Game: Dark Horse [Average Rating:6.73 Overall Rank:5113]
Board Game: Dark Horse
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5. Board Game: Rolling Freight [Average Rating:6.80 Overall Rank:2834]
Board Game: Rolling Freight
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Board Game Publisher: Winsome Games
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7. Board Game: Credit Mobilier [Average Rating:5.94 Overall Rank:10932]
Board Game: Credit Mobilier
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