118 different people played 53 games of Puerto Rico this year. This was an increase of 8 people, but a decrease of 6 games over last year’s tournament. This was due to the lack of a quaterfinal round. That was requested by WBC’s management. Thanks everyone for your support!
Congratulations to Wade Campbell! He won the final game with 52 points. 49 were from shipping, with only 6 building points offsetting his 3 point bid for seat 3.
Sam Wolff finished second with 47.5 points.
3rd through 6th place are: Alex Bove (45 points in final), Greg Thatcher (42 points), Kevin Walsh and Sky Roy.
Puerto Rio Finalists with their plaques (r to l): 1st-Wade Campbell, 2nd-Sam Wolff, 3rd-Alex Bove, GM-Rich Shay, 4th-Greg Thatcher
110 different people played 59 games of Puerto Rico this year. This was an increase of 10 people and 20 games over last year’s tournament. Thanks everyone for your support!
In a close final game, Brad Sherwood edged out Ed Gilliand 41 to 40 for the championship.
3rd through 6th place are: Ricky Boyes, David Platnick, David Borton & Pieter Villion
WBC Puerto Rico Finalists: (l to r)Ed Gilliand(2nd), Ricky Boyes(3rd), David Platnick(4th), Brad Sherwood (1st), Rich Shay (GM)
100 different people played 49 games of Puerto Rico to determine that Kevin Walsh is the 2016 champion.
2nd through 6th place are: Ben Scholl, Devin Smith, Aran Warszawski, Nathan Wagner & Jason Levine
Puerto Rico 2016 Finalists at WBC (l to r) Kevin Walsh,Ben Shcoll, Devin Smith, Aran Warszawski
The Prodigals Club Unboxing
Unboxing and presenting the components of Vladimír Suchý’s worker placement game from Czech Games Edition, 2015.
This is the sequel to the designer’s Last Will game. The new game has three competitions as players race to lose their possessions, social standing and votes.
Agricola Revision Unboxing
Uwe Rosenberg’s new version of Agricola.
Published by Lookout Games in 2016.
Components for Thomas Spitzer’s game
Haspelknecht from Quined Games in 2015.
Third and last game in his coal series
Pax Pamir Unboxing
Components for Sierra Madre Games’ Pax Pamir designed by Phil Eklund and Cole Wehrle.
Mocha & Baksheesh Unboxing
Mocha & Baksheesh is an expansion for the game Istanbul designed by
Rudiger Dorn and puplished by Pegasus Spiele.
This video shows the components and gives an overview of the expansion.
Aritsans of Naqala Unboxing
Artisans of Naqala is an expansion for Five Tribes released in 2015, designed by Bruno Cathala.
The game was published by Days of Wonder.
Orleans DeLuxe Unboxing
Orleans DeLuxe was designed by Reiner Stockhausen and published by Tasty Minstrel in 2015.
This is a special printing of Orleans in English.