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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #25 on: June 10, 2016, 08:37:48 am »
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10.  As I said on reddit, this is 1 less than Colony, for 2 fewer points.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #26 on: June 10, 2016, 09:03:26 am »
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #27 on: June 10, 2016, 09:25:00 am »
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17

Reasons:
1. It's a good number
2. It's the least 2 digit number not already guessed.
3. It's conceivable that you are all underestimating (except scsn). Debt is paid off without overflow, unlike a province sometimes. Also, these 8 VP doesn't clog your deck at all.
4. It's probably supposed to be a surprising answer
5. It's a good number
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #28 on: June 10, 2016, 11:09:36 am »
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10 guineas.

You might push me to 10 pounds, 11 shillings and 5 pence, but not a farthing more.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #29 on: June 10, 2016, 11:16:37 am »
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10/6? I mean, if we're bidding in British currency In This Style.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #30 on: June 10, 2016, 11:17:54 am »
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #31 on: June 10, 2016, 02:38:41 pm »
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17, so that liopoil doesn't win alone if it's correct.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #32 on: June 10, 2016, 02:50:27 pm »
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18, to stop liopoil from winning by The Price is Right rules.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #33 on: June 10, 2016, 05:56:53 pm »
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Geronimoo, you just leaked that 17 is the best Mountain Pass Bid. :(
I haven't checked, but sorry ehalc and golden_cow2, I still feel like the winner!
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #34 on: June 10, 2016, 05:59:11 pm »
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Geronimoo, you just leaked that 17 is the best Mountain Pass Bid. :(
I haven't checked, but sorry ehalc and golden_cow2, I still feel like the winner!

Yes, positive it is 17. I guessed 13, but it should actually be 17.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #35 on: June 11, 2016, 06:30:30 am »
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So you spend double the price for a Province for more VP and not having one in your deck; seems about right I guess.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #36 on: June 11, 2016, 07:31:06 am »
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16

clearly a bluff!

Yep, bidding low so I make a profit if you don't know how much it is worth ;)
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #37 on: June 13, 2016, 02:19:29 pm »
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I kind of spoiled it when I released my new version of the sim, but here's the official answer:

17 is the correct bid.

Some more statistics:
  • In a Sea Hag slog the correct bid is 19
  • In a Fishing Village/Wharf engine game, the correct bid is 13
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #38 on: June 13, 2016, 07:37:50 pm »
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I kind of spoiled it when I released my new version of the sim, but here's the official answer:

17 is the correct bid.

Some more statistics:
  • In a Sea Hag slog the correct bid is 19
  • In a Fishing Village/Wharf engine game, the correct bid is 13

Now liopoil or WW or whoever pretended to guess can feel happy they cheated.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #39 on: June 13, 2016, 10:12:04 pm »
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excuse me I predicted this before he released the simulator using nothing but pure dominion strategy
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #40 on: June 13, 2016, 10:27:57 pm »
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This is going to be such a hard card to figure out in games it comes up in.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #41 on: June 13, 2016, 11:17:08 pm »
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excuse me I predicted this before he released the simulator using nothing but pure dominion strategy

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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #42 on: June 14, 2016, 12:03:07 am »
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excuse me I predicted this before he released the simulator using nothing but pure dominion strategy

I predicted this using nothing but spite.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #43 on: June 14, 2016, 04:13:55 am »
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excuse me I predicted this before he released the simulator using nothing but pure dominion strategy



Liopoil's name is Jan?!
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #44 on: June 14, 2016, 09:38:29 am »
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excuse me I predicted this before he released the simulator using nothing but pure dominion strategy



Liopoil's name is Jan?!

If I remember correctly, you have to put an "uli" in there to make that a correct statement. Incidentally, those three letters are also a homophone for what Seprix is accusing lio of.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #45 on: June 14, 2016, 11:32:29 am »
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Liopoil's name is Jan?!

If I remember correctly, you have to put an "uli" in there to make that a correct statement. Incidentally, those three letters are also a homophone for what Seprix is accusing lio of.

Liopoil's naulime is Jan?
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #46 on: June 14, 2016, 11:35:00 am »
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Januli does sound like Liopoil's actual name.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #47 on: June 14, 2016, 11:41:35 am »
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excuse me I predicted this before he released the simulator using nothing but pure dominion strategy



Liopoil's name is Jan?!

If I remember correctly, you have to put an "uli" in there to make that a correct statement. Incidentally, those three letters are also a homophone for what Seprix is accusing lio of.
Okay that took me embarrassingly long to get.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #48 on: June 14, 2016, 12:39:44 pm »
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Liopoil's name is Jan?!

If I remember correctly, you have to put an "uli" in there to make that a correct statement. Incidentally, those three letters are also a homophone for what Seprix is accusing lio of.

Liopoil's naulime is Jan?

No, my name is Jan.
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Re: Mountain Pass: guess the bid
« Reply #49 on: June 14, 2016, 12:54:34 pm »
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Liopoil's name is Jan?!

If I remember correctly, you have to put an "uli" in there to make that a correct statement. Incidentally, those three letters are also a homophone for what Seprix is accusing lio of.

Liopoil's naulime is Jan?

No, my name is Jan.

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