Last game you bought?

Just ordered Food Chain Magnate second-hand for the equivalent of $65. A good deal in the land of crazy boardgame prices, and I felt like I should own a Splotter game, even if I can’t see it getting played… ever? Hmm, maybe not the most sensible of purchases.

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Interested to see what you make of the expansion. I bought it several years ago and have not yet played with it…

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Time to start teaching your children to be ruthless capitalists!

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It was only an extra $9, so I said, chuck it in… I will let you know. :wink:

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One of us! One of us!

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Honestly, it wasn’t the most rational of purchases. I knew an acquaintance was selling the game, so I messaged him to say that I was on the verge of buying it from an online store, but I’d prefer to buy from him. He asked how much the store was selling it for, I told him, and he said that was a good deal and I should buy from them. I felt that was… wrong? Like, he was trying to call my bluff? So I bought it.

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Okay, I know I said I was done with game purchases for a bit, but I was at Goodwill and they had Fuse for just $2.99. How could I pass that up? Even if I end up not liking it, I should be able to get my money back easy enough.

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Availability has apparently been spotty for FUSE - I got one in a maths trade, it didn’t arrive, and the sender had some difficulty in finding a new copy. So that should bode well for getting rid of it at a decent price.

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After going off Battle Sheep I (re)bought Hey That’s My Fish!. Specifically the version that comes in a 6 cm square box. Gets over the ‘how big?’ box and also the fits in ‘Raged_norm’s small box games cupboard’™

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I have “Hey That’s My Fish In Space”, aka Small Star Empires. Great fun when I play it, but I hardly ever play it.

I had that, but found it too fiddly with all the little differently shaped ships.

Got my copy of 1862: Railway Mania in the Eastern Counties. It’s my first ever 18xx game!

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Didn’t buy it, but I’ve been a bit down about Covid and work so my wife has bought us Targi to cheer me up.

My wife is awesome

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Got Dracodeep Dungeon from the Storymaster’s Tales in the mail yesterday. Haven’t opened it up yet, but we’re headed up to the mountains with the kids, and it’s coming with.

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Woop woop!

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Lol same. Noice :+1:

Found the expansions on eBay for 13 quid a pop, which is decent considering how hard they are to find. Bought the base game with it.

I can retire my 2nd edition now.

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That’ll be one you have to teach me then!

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Strangely, I also received Innovation just yesterday (used, from Canada, via BGG auction). Unfortunately, it went right on the pile of moving boxes.

What a coincidence!

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I hope @Name1ess had a copy of Innovation turn up in the last 2 days so we can blame 1861

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Innovation #4719 to base: network established, I say again network established. Go for phase 2.

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