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Casual Game Insider|Winter 2022
A Spotlight on the Gaming Community

What game did you love at first but now hate?

Munchkin

Munchkin. At first it was irreverent, but when we had played it enough we knew it was random and always ended the same way: everyone saves up the take-that cards and fires everything they’ve got in the end, and randomness determines the winner, not strategy.”

— Edward P.

“Munchkin, seems like a good time with friends until you realize that all your friends are awful people and just can’t wait to backstab you.”

— Kataztrophik

Monopoly

“Monopoly. I’ve always loved board games, and as a kid we had all of the standard ones, and Monopoly was one of the ones I liked. But as I’ve learned more about games, and design, and played a lot more other games, I’ve found my distaste for this poorly put together, unbalanced and un-fun game increase substantially.”

— Michael B.

Monopoly. I thought it was amazing when I was a little kid, but now, it has no ‘umph’ whatsoever.”

— Roland B.

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