Did you know that it is almost 25 years since Skynet became self aware? I thought I would test whether or not the old girl was still up to snuff.
Play 10 games of Race For The galaxy on my iPad whilst I am walking up in the morning (see I'm already finding reasons why I lose), log all the win scores and then crunch the numbers in excel.
|The Ultimate Challenge - Race for the Galaxy|
Only completed games are recorded and there is no quitting except in the event of a game crash (it happens surprisingly often). The AIs are set on Hard and play uses all the expansions available (New Worlds, Gathering Storm, Rebels vs Imperium and Brink of War).
Race for the Galaxy The RPG?
Unlike other CCGs like Magic the Gathering, R4TG has no flavour text on the cards despite the huge potential to do so contained within the theme.
If you are active on Instagram check out @r4tg_2022 which is one person's personal project to add a narrative roleplaying element as he plays the game.
Score So Far
- AI 1 - Strongest player Win Rate: 37%, Average Score: 47.5, Average Win Score: 60.5
- AI 2 - 3rd strongest player: 25.7%, Average Score: 42.3, Average Win Score: 53.9
- AI 3 - 2nd strongest player - Win Rate:30%, Average Score: 45.7, Average Win Score: 43.4
- Me - Weakest player - Win Rate: 12.9%, Average Score: 38.1, Average Win Score: 62.8