Poll

How do you primarily use The Barns?

To gain an extra bonus point per City for a Farm.
1 (6.7%)
To boot out a rival for a Farm.
6 (40%)
To claim a Farm and make quick points later by connection Farmers to it.
6 (40%)
I use it in some other creatively strategic manner (describe below).
1 (6.7%)
I don't ever play with or don't own Abbey & Mayor.
1 (6.7%)

Total Members Voted: 15

Voting closed: January 16, 2015, 01:54:17 PM

Author Topic: The Barns – Element of the Week #18  (Read 6490 times)

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Re: The Barns – Element of the Week #18
« Reply #15 on: February 25, 2016, 05:28:32 AM »
I agree that it was a strange thing to release. It large games, I find that a few players get their barns on the game-breaking farm and those that don't are almost out of the running, which is a shame.

One of the most enjoyable games that I remember from the early days of the "Weekly" game was this one. Rosco was the first to place his barn but jungleboy and I both placed our own on nearby farms that weren't nearly so valuable. However, JB and I ended up merging our barn farms and then joined forces to get our shared barn farm onto Rosco's barn farm. We eventually succeeded in this for a grand total of 76 points each! B1nder however didn't get to place his barn and ended up coming last because of it...

EDIT: Another of my favourite barns can be found here. I even got a merit for it! 8)
« Last Edit: February 25, 2016, 05:33:10 AM by danisthirty »
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