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This is part of a series of bloody matches to the death. Show support for your favorite game so it will do better in the fight. You can support it by writing why you think its the better game and more importantly by betting (i.e. voting for) it. Please make it clear for when I check the bets later. You have until Friday when I tally the bets and declare the winner. I will reserve my bet for any tie-breakers.

Although you should be familiar with both games, there is no rule that says you have to have played both of them. The only rule in Trashdome is this;

Two games enter! One game leaves!

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23 Jun 2009 17:26 #32849 by Michael Barnes
AGRICOLA vs DOMINION: The Barnes Eurolovin' special.

Heh...for most people here, it'd be a vote for which one you hate the least.

Totally AGRICOLA on that one. At least it acts like it all means something.

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24 Jun 2009 03:54 #32881 by schlupp
I'd love to see Civilization vs. Mare Nostrum.

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24 Jun 2009 12:54 #32934 by Notahandle
Loopin' Louie vs Quack Shot.

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24 Jun 2009 14:26 #32949 by mrmarcus
Michael Barnes wrote:

AGRICOLA vs DOMINION: The Barnes Eurolovin' special.

Heh...for most people here, it'd be a vote for which one you hate the least.

Totally AGRICOLA on that one. At least it acts like it all means something.


Feh. They're Euros so they'd have the patented Dusty Rhodes finish .

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24 Jun 2009 18:53 - 24 Jun 2009 18:54 #32985 by dysjunct

Michael Barnes wrote:RACE FOR THE GALAXY versus onanism?


Shouldn't the two entires be significantly different?

Anyway, I'd like to see STEVE WEEKS vs. OCTAVIAN.
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01 Sep 2009 23:29 #40077 by Ancient_of_MuMu
In honor of the re-release I would like to see:

Blood Bowl vs Space Hulk

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02 Sep 2009 00:04 #40082 by Mr Skeletor
Middle Earth Quest Vs Tales of Arabian Nights.

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02 Sep 2009 10:53 #40112 by Aarontu
Mr Skeletor wrote:

Middle Earth Quest Vs Tales of Arabian Nights.

or Middle Earth Quest vs Arkham Horror (they feel very similar for the Heroes)

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02 Sep 2009 13:37 #40142 by metalface13
I think MEQ may need a little more time to simmer. As it is, I think it would get swamped by AH because more people have probably played it.

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02 Sep 2009 15:28 #40167 by Almalik
I don't think I could handle Blood Bowl vs. Space Hulk, but Doom vs. Space Hulk in a couple of months might be interesting.

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02 Sep 2009 17:29 #40196 by Ancient_of_MuMu
Almalik wrote:

I don't think I could handle Blood Bowl vs. Space Hulk, but Doom vs. Space Hulk in a couple of months might be interesting.

The whole point of trashdome is that it is supposed to be hard. I don't think Doom vs Space Hulk is that much of a contest as the majority prefer the Hulk. But Space Hulk vs Blood Bowl? Two of GWs best boardgames. That is a hard decision.

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02 Sep 2009 19:54 #40211 by Mr Skeletor
Mr Skeletor wrote:

Middle Earth Quest Vs Tales of Arabian Nights.


I should add that the winner of this one gets brought by me.

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03 Sep 2009 02:43 #40232 by Protoss
Ancient_of_MuMu wrote:

Almalik wrote:

I don't think I could handle Blood Bowl vs. Space Hulk, but Doom vs. Space Hulk in a couple of months might be interesting.

The whole point of trashdome is that it is supposed to be hard. I don't think Doom vs Space Hulk is that much of a contest as the majority prefer the Hulk. But Space Hulk vs Blood Bowl? Two of GWs best boardgames. That is a hard decision.

People keep saying that Hulk is better than Doom. But so far only comment I have read is that the spawning in Hulk is better. What about the rest? Having a Trashdome would mean getting some discussion going as to why people prefer one over the other.

(I'm still trying to decide if I should get Space Hulk since I have Doom and we just started playing/enjoying that one. Hulk is not in the store here yet so there is still a possibility?...)

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03 Sep 2009 09:19 #40242 by Columbob
Protoss wrote:

Ancient_of_MuMu wrote:

Almalik wrote:

I don't think I could handle Blood Bowl vs. Space Hulk, but Doom vs. Space Hulk in a couple of months might be interesting.

The whole point of trashdome is that it is supposed to be hard. I don't think Doom vs Space Hulk is that much of a contest as the majority prefer the Hulk. But Space Hulk vs Blood Bowl? Two of GWs best boardgames. That is a hard decision.

People keep saying that Hulk is better than Doom. But so far only comment I have read is that the spawning in Hulk is better. What about the rest? Having a Trashdome would mean getting some discussion going as to why people prefer one over the other.

(I'm still trying to decide if I should get Space Hulk since I have Doom and we just started playing/enjoying that one. Hulk is not in the store here yet so there is still a possibility?...)


Ok, how about SH is faster paced than Doom? It doesn't drag on for hours. There's a definite sense of tension in SH that you don't get from Doom because the marines are always working under a timer to represent the lightning quick reactions of the 'stealers compared to them.

Of course they're not totally the same game either, and each offers different aspects of the same sub-genre. In Doom you can work as a team (although you could try it in SH as well, but it's more a 2-p game), "customize" your marines with skills (drawn randomly mostly), upgrade to better weapons as you move along, etc. And there's a bigger variety of aliens/demons than just genestealers. The Alien player draws cards that he can play for different effects.

Oh yeah, and in SH, each miniature usually dies with a single hit taken. So Genestealers tend to die in droves from weapons fire, but as soon as they close up to the marines, they'll make them pay dearly and it can soon be over for the mission.

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08 Sep 2009 21:18 #40793 by lj1983
WotR vs Twilight Struggle? two great 2player games?

or WotR vs Space Hulk

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