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Complica (Jump Right In!)

Designer/Publisher: Reiner Knizia
Date Added: 2007 Feb 04
Boardgame Geek Entry: 7476
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SDG Rank: 22 (16 points, 16 votes)
Keywords (edit): 2 Players Only, Connections, Unique Board
Plays Avg. Length Avg. Time First Player Wins Size of Sample
377 10 moves 21d:8h:51m:5s 53.60% 375 games

This is a Connect-4 style game played on a narrower field and one whose columns never fill up.

Username Rating Comments
aarondesk 2
cdiffell 2 So far so good. This is a great light game ala Pulling Strings - non-threatening and yet with enough strategy to keep it interesting. No surprise it's from Reiner Knizia.
Laurie_Menke 2 The adult version of Connect Four. I enjoyed Connect Four as a kid, then it got too easy. Thanks to Complica, it is enjoyable once again! :o)
nih 2 Interesting variation on Connect 4 - the idea of shifting the pieces down when a column is full adds a few tactical nuances!
Cerulean 1 Nice variation on Connect Four.
jeep 1
Mandrel 1
mathochist 1
Nandi 1
neilb 1 Surprisingly tricky for such a "small" game (small playing area, simple rules). I like it!
nycavri 1 Surprisingly effective as a tournament game, minimizing the first player advantage.
Aaron 0 Need to play more. So far, it's an interesting Connect-4 variant.
dralius 0
Zotmeister 0 For those who think Connect 4 is too short, I guess.
Draw5PlayAll -1 ...cannot grasp the strategy even after more than 5 games.

173-130 in favor of player one. 10 moves average. Sigh.

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