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Designer's Favorites

January 25, 2006

While many game designers choose to refrain from rating games on BoardGameGeek, there are a number of designers who have rated numerous games. Whether or not you think it's appropriate for a game designer to publicly rate games, you may very well be interested in what some of your favorite designers enjoy playing themselves when they're not coming up with their greatest new creations. Here is a list of the prominent game designers that have rated games and their favorite games.

Here are some of the prominent designers who have chosen not to rate games. I respect their decision, but also appreciate the opinions expressed by the designers listed above: Aaron Weissblum, Alan R. Moon, Bruno Faidutti, Christian T. Petersen, Jay Tummelson, Martin Wallace, and Richard Breese.

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