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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #30 on: October 07, 2018, 12:53:54 PM »
To tell you the truth, my way to the World Championships wasn't really straightforward. Actually I finished 3rd at the qualification tournament but the two finalists couldn't afford the trip to Essen...
As Dan already said, you deserved it in any way! Congratulations! See you there! ;)
In many countries (including Baltic States) organizing company pays all the trip costs for representing player. It's not the case in Hungary?
Thank you. Yes, see you there. :) By the way, where and when exactly?

Unfortunately the Hungarian publisher pays neither the travel cost nor the accomodation. But under these conditions it maybe wasn't the best idea to arrange the qualification tournament only one month before the WC final. It's not an easy task to find anything for cheap now. In the end I decided to book a room in Düsseldorf, so I'll need to travel ca. 1 hour by train to reach the event each day. I can live with that, but others may have found it too complicated.

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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #31 on: October 07, 2018, 12:58:53 PM »
It seems this year I will be there... representing Hungary at the World Championships. :)

Congrats dude! I hope to see you soon in Essen :D
Thanks, Alexander. We'll meet at the competition on Saturday at the latest. :)

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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #32 on: October 19, 2018, 04:22:18 PM »
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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #33 on: October 19, 2018, 05:57:51 PM »
I hope to arrive at 1:00 PM of Thursday at the stand of CundCo, at the latest at 3:00 PM, if the public transport of Germany is not very complex for me  :o

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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #34 on: October 20, 2018, 03:58:37 AM »
I hope to arrive at 1:00 PM of Thursday at the stand of CundCo, at the latest at 3:00 PM, if the public transport of Germany is not very complex for me  :o
I'll try to arrive there around 3 p.m. That's the time when I can receive my ticket at the entrance.

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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #35 on: October 23, 2018, 03:55:24 AM »
There is a CarcF meet up at 1pm on Thursday, it seems no one wants to move that.

Given most of the CarcC members cannot make this time, how about meeting at the Cundco booth at around 4:30pm?
That should avoid any traffic problems!
Or perhaps later and get some dinner?
Mr Numbers your friends would be welcome too if you need a ride back home, I'll have my car too (back at the hotel), if necessary I'll drive you back :)

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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #36 on: October 23, 2018, 11:54:39 AM »
Hey! I'll be there on Thursday only, from around 11am until around 5pm. Not staying for the evening/night.

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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #37 on: October 24, 2018, 08:06:12 AM »
There is a CarcF meet up at 1pm on Thursday, it seems no one wants to move that.

Given most of the CarcC members cannot make this time, how about meeting at the Cundco booth at around 4:30pm?
That should avoid any traffic problems!
Or perhaps later and get some dinner?
Mr Numbers your friends would be welcome too if you need a ride back home, I'll have my car too (back at the hotel), if necessary I'll drive you back :)
I'm in. Though my apartment is in Düsseldorf, so I should leave around 7 p.m I'm afraid.
It would be great to play some Carc games with fellow CarcC members as a preparation for the tournament on Saturday.

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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #38 on: October 24, 2018, 10:52:38 AM »
Mrs Decar and I have just arrived.

I would suggest using slack to try and contact each other tomorrow. But will aim for the cundco booth around 4pm!

I'll be wearing a white carnation in my blazer pocket (ps....i wont be)

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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #39 on: October 24, 2018, 11:30:29 AM »
And I will be representing the Netherlands this year :)

Looking forward to seeing you guys!

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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #40 on: October 24, 2018, 11:43:12 AM »
I'll be wearing a white carnation in my blazer pocket (ps....i wont be)

Just look for a guy in black t-shirt with meeple printed in place of heart.

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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #41 on: October 24, 2018, 12:40:32 PM »
And I will be representing the Netherlands this year :)

Looking forward to seeing you guys!

Good luck! Someone else from the forums to cheer for!
Heroically snatching defeat from the jaws of victory since 2018

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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #42 on: October 24, 2018, 01:59:36 PM »
Hi all,
I am at the Carcassonne Tournament booth or CundCo booth at around 1 pm with all the members from the CarcF Forum.
I am not long at the exhibition. To meet at 4 pm - that would be almost the time when I have to leave the halls.

Booth 2B110 Hall 2 - CundCo Shop

For the members who are earlier at the "Spiel" in Essen tomorrow, please let us see. I am really interested to meet Jeré and also the rest of you.

Sorry, that I am not talking much in the last time. More will follow.
« Last Edit: October 24, 2018, 02:20:34 PM by kettlefish »

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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #43 on: October 24, 2018, 02:10:29 PM »
And I will be representing the Netherlands this year :)

Looking forward to seeing you guys!

Good luck! Someone else from the forums to cheer for!

Thank you!

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Re: Essen Spiel '18 25th Oct - 28th Oct
« Reply #44 on: October 24, 2018, 02:41:40 PM »
Members from CarcC and CarcF forums at the Spiel'18 in Essen:

Thursday, 25.10.2018:
  • Decar
  • Mrs_Decar
  • kettlefish
  • Ratz65
  • Strix
  • maik63de
  • Konrad2605
  • Frau Konrad2605
  • Zotto
  • Benny
  • Fan
  • Bigboss
  • Frl. Bigboss
  • Günther
  • Leven (around 3pm or later)
  • Jeré
  • Xanderx12 (around 3pm)
  • MrNumbers

Friday, 26.10.2018:
  • Decar
  • Mrs_Decar
  • Ratz65 ?
  • Strix
  • Zotto ?
  • Fan
  • Bigboss
  • Frl. Bigboss
  • MrNumbers
  • Leven
  • Xanderx12

Saturday, 27.10.2018:
  • Decar
  • Mrs_Decar
  • Konrad2605
  • Frau Konrad2605
  • Bigboss
  • Frl. Bigboss
  • izscream
  • Frau izscream
  • Baby izscream    ( =)) von maik63de, cool...)
  • ku61
  • MrNumbers
  • Leven (participant at the Carcassonne World Cup - Hungary)
  • Xanderx12 (participant at the Carcassonne World Cup - Chile)
  • Bekse (participant at the Carcassonne World Cup - Netherlands)

Sunday, 28.10.2018:
  • Konrad2605
  • Frau Konrad2605
  • Bigboss
  • Frl. Bigboss
  • izscream?
  • Frau izscream?
  • Baby izscream?
  • MrNumbers
  • Leven ?
  • Xanderx12 ?

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The regular Fan-Meeting is on Thursday, 25.10.2018 at 1:00 pm. We meet us at the CundCo booth in hall 2 - booth 2B110 and then we walk to the hall 1 upstairs where we have tables and chairs. We will play the new Carcassonne Spin-Off game "Carcassonne-Safari".

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In Hall 3 booth 3B113 is the booth from HiG - if you like to get informations where we are (ore where I am) then ask the people there. I will inform the people at the booth there in the morning on Thursday.
« Last Edit: October 24, 2018, 02:50:03 PM by kettlefish »


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