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A game of hurls and clowns
« on: October 13, 2022, 03:27:00 PM »
I'm sure this is nothing new to you veterans, but today I combined The Catapult and Over the Big Top for the first time... and it was one of the funniest games I've ever played.
The game was very simple, between me :green-meeple: and my sister :pink-meeple:, composed solely of:
  • Base Game [C3]
  • Over the Big Top [C2]
  • The Catapult [C1]
Special house rule: carnivals (the yellow spots with a catapult and a tent) where counted as circus spaces while scoring the ringmaster. It was a very tight battle: Pink started big by closing a very big city but Green managed to recover thanks to his farmers. Circus features gave alot of points! Alas, no one managed to destroy a complete pyramid... and we both tried  :) In the end the result was 267 to 259. Definitely a good match-up.


Biggest city of the game: one is not like the others...


Acrobats waiting for their show to end so they can produce precious points


Final map. The circus didn't traveled very much this time.




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« Last Edit: October 13, 2022, 03:31:56 PM by Sir Lose-a-Farm »

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Re: A game of hurls and clowns
« Reply #1 on: October 14, 2022, 05:42:22 AM »
Looks like a wonderful game Sir Lose-a-farm - I quite like all the points that the Circus hands out. It's a nice way to spread out the scores; looks like your game was extremely close!

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Re: A game of hurls and clowns
« Reply #2 on: October 14, 2022, 08:02:13 AM »
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