Carcassonne is a tile based boardgame where players score points by placing followers on said tiles.
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Pro Easy to learn for beginners
The rules are pretty basic for Carcassonne, with first time players being able to grasp its concepts quite quickly.
Pro Detailed with polish
The board game pieces are highly detailed with the starting piece being a separate color so it is easy to find. There is definitely some forethought put into the polish of this game that makes much of it intuitive and a pleasure to look at.
Pro Simple, but allows for lots of thinking if you want
Con May be a little light for hardcore boardgame players
The game itself is not very deep in design or play, which may be a turn off for the more hardcore of boardgame players though can be good for newcomers.