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Why Do I Own This? - Part 1
Staff Blogs SI san il defanso Updated July 13, 2019 1303   0
At some point every gamer looks at their shelf and finds a game that makes them say, "How do I own this?" Maybe it's because there's an interesting story to how they got it, maybe it's a game they haven't played in a while (or at all), or maybe it's the leftover cruft of fads and collections long past. After several moves I wanted to take the opportunity to look at every game I own, and to really reflect on why I still own it, and whether I have much reason to.
Acquire Board Game
 
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Acquire challenges you to pit your resources and resolve against other players in this high-finance game of speculation and strategy.
 
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The Group Of Ten
Gaming Scene SI san il defanso Updated June 21, 2019 7840   0
Once you have been in the hobby five years, you begin to look at your game shelf and say, “I have too many games.” This doesn’t actually mean you’re going to get rid of any of them or that you will stop buying new ones. Mostly it’s just an acknowledgement that, hey, space is getting a little tight, and that you’ve spent a considerable amount of money on all the games you have.
High Adventures In High Finance - Acquire Retrospective
 
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Board Game Reviews SI san il defanso Updated May 02, 2019 3714   0

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Playing Acquire is a little like meeting a fifty-year-old man who can outrun a bunch of twenty-somethings. Rather than showing its age, Sid Sackson’s classic feels as relevant today as ever. It’s a true evergreen title, one that has seen numerous publishers but has remained essentially unchanged since 1964. It’s one of only two hobby games, along with Settlers of Catan, that I can set up with just about any gaming group and never have to explain. I only ever have to teach it to people who don’t usually play games, and even then it’s intuitive enough to pick...
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