Re: [Unity_Games] Greetings!
- Hiya Phil!
We've already corresponded a bit privately but I figured you were
dying to hear my two cents... ;-)
> My current favorites are: Settlers of Catan, El Grande, Modern Art,Good stuff! I especially love Modern Art. I've got a game you've
> and Tigris & Euphrates.
gotta try, it's called Traumfabrik! (I'm the official Traumfabrik
pusher around here). But seriously I don't know how many of the German
style games you've played, but there are a lot more than you would
believe among the many and various collections of folks on this list.
> Games I own that I've not played but want to play: 1830, CircusAs I mentioned privately, one of these days I've gotta play one of
> Minimus, Pampas Railroads, Silverton.
these rail games. I have Iron Dragon but haven't cracked the rulebook
> Games I do not own that I'm itching to play: Carcassonne, Medici,Medici is another of my favorites, and Carcassonne and Princes of
> Roads & Boats, The Princes of Florence.
Florence, while not among my favorites, are very fine games and are well
liked by many here on the list. I haven't read much about Roads &
Boats, I believe a few folks have copies but that it's only been played
once or twice among all of UG membership.
> Greatest gaming accomplishment: A tie. 1) Teaching Settlers of CatanEvery day?!? A year and a half!? My God man!
> to a couple of non-gaming co-workers, and proceeding to play the game
> every day during lunch for the next year and a half.
> 2) Cultivating good gamesmanship among my five children.I've been trying to do the same, but damn if I don't keep losing at
Candy Land. Talk about hissy fits! ;-)
> It's exciting to know that there are other gamers in the area whoLike I mentioned offline, I can't be that far from you here in South
> share my passion and adiction. I look forward to the opportunity of
> meeting some of you face-to-face at future gaming sessions.
Attleboro and of course you're more than welcome to drop by sometime.
And don't worry, my bark is worse than my bite. ;0)
If you're interested in board games and are located in the Eastern Mass
area, check out Unity Games!
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