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136 What are the names for Magic's different colour combinations? 2013-03-20T18:05:23.870

112 What cooperative board games are there that I could safely play with my wife? 2010-10-19T20:42:36.093

106 How can I beat "Big Money" in Dominion? 2010-10-24T15:39:19.550

75 Why would you want to play with a deck bigger than 60 cards in MTG? 2010-10-19T23:16:58.890

74 Taking back turns, and forgotten privileges 2010-10-19T21:37:32.233

73 Is pretending to want to trade before playing a monopoly card objectionable? 2010-10-22T08:08:14.313

68 Does a player win Catan if they forget to count their points? 2011-02-06T22:15:16.150

67 Boardgaming Online 2010-11-30T19:55:18.627

65 Countermeasures to "analysis paralysis"? 2010-10-19T21:43:31.977

64 Are Bishops more valuable than Knights? 2011-05-03T12:45:35.117

61 Is kingmaking in multiplayer games a problem that can be fixed? 2012-05-31T14:09:50.437

60 Can every game of Klondike-Solitaire be solved? 2010-07-07T20:54:19.263

59 Do my own villages/cities interrupt my "longest road" in Catan? 2010-10-19T20:52:55.353

59 Should I trash Copper or Silver with Mine? 2011-05-10T21:22:31.670

56 Is it possible to design a two player game of skill with absolutely no luck? 2017-05-31T03:10:05.170

55 Which property group colour gives the best ROI , undeveloped or fully developed, in Monopoly? 2010-10-19T20:56:33.207

55 In MTG, what happens when a player loses in multiplayer? 2011-09-16T23:54:22.510

55 How do you make Settlers of Catan work well for 2 players? (Problems and play-tested solution described, alternatives requested) 2012-01-12T16:01:11.310

54 What are some good games or techniques for helping kids learn to "lose gracefully"? 2010-10-27T03:31:18.620

53 What happens if both players have the ability to pump their creature an unlimited number of times? 2014-01-28T20:33:55.013

53 Monopoly: Do I Collect Rent If I Am In Jail? 2017-10-12T15:15:01.730

52 There seem to be several different scoring systems for fields/cities in Carcassonne -- which is correct? 2010-10-19T20:42:23.553

52 In Magic, when can I tap my opponent's creatures to prevent them from attacking? 2010-10-21T04:34:20.397

51 How do you calculate the likelihood of drawing certain cards in your opening hand? 2012-07-12T16:49:50.140

50 What are mistakes beginners should avoid in Dominion? 2011-05-11T21:55:33.987

50 How can I tell the difference between early Magic: The Gathering card editions? 2011-10-20T20:13:53.213

48 In Settlers of Catan, how do you overcome bad initial settlement placement? 2010-10-19T20:57:40.113

48 Games that have no element of luck. 2010-10-29T22:08:16.157

48 Must a player take a jump in checkers? 2011-01-08T23:02:24.923

48 How can I improve my deck building skills? 2011-08-18T15:50:51.103

46 Is there much strategy and planning in 7-Wonders or is mostly luck? 2010-12-28T16:14:02.953

46 What exactly was so broken about Urza's Block? 2012-12-21T13:10:04.930

45 Munchkin as a two player game 2011-12-21T20:58:33.777

45 Is giving resources away for free allowed? 2012-01-05T09:19:29.237

45 Is pawn promotion to rook or bishop something that is seen in play? 2012-02-27T17:35:06.583

45 How can I play games with closed information with players who cheat? 2012-04-18T06:27:06.413

45 How to mitigate "bandwagon attacking" from players? 2019-03-03T14:19:59.437

44 How much would it cost to get started with Magic: The Gathering? 2011-06-26T08:01:35.020

43 What are good standard strategies for Carcassonne ? 2010-10-26T18:29:41.893

43 What techniques should I use to teach my 5-year old to play chess? 2011-09-28T13:10:33.407

43 Land ratio vs mana curve 2012-06-13T16:10:21.773

43 Am I technically allowed to look up cards during a Magic tournament match? 2018-05-08T08:45:05.237

43 In Magic: The Gathering, can I include a card in my deck that I can't play based on my land setup? 2018-07-04T09:13:33.243

42 What are good general strategies for Pandemic? 2011-01-30T21:26:59.423

41 Can I cast a spell after a certain part of the stack is resolved in MTG? 2012-01-05T15:54:00.260

41 Does newer card text on a Magic: The Gathering card override the old wording? 2012-01-27T03:11:03.980

41 Why do some people use fetchlands in mono-colored decks? 2018-04-30T14:02:02.250

40 Board games for two players 2010-10-20T02:03:17.450

40 What are good placement strategies for Stratego? 2010-10-20T02:47:25.477

40 Beginner Power Grid strategy 2010-10-22T16:19:17.370


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