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vedalken orrery, aura of silence in reponse to opponents enchantment

If I have a Vedalken Orrery in play, and my opponent attempts to cast an enchantment, can I flash in Aura of Silence in response and force them to either pay 2 more mana or have their spell fizzle?
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How can I deal with indestructible shrouded slivers?

So, here's the thing. My dad plays Slivers for his Commander deck with Sliver Overlord as his commander. When he plays this deck, he always seems to get out Sliver Hivelord and Crystalline Sliver, ...
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1answer
61 views

What if I don't own a house in Life and land on a pay square

The rules in my game say I don't need to buy a house. So what happens in the game if my house is destroyed per the board? Playing the other night I landed on two squares that we treated differently. ...
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2answers
589 views

Ulamog the Ceaseless Hunger & On Cast effect timing

If I cast Ulamog, the Ceaseless Hunger and target my opponent's two Plains on the board, does the exile effect resolve before my opponent has a chance to tap one of the lands to play Path to Exile? ...
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Does Claustrophobia prevent triggered abilities?

If I have a Blightcaster and my opponent enchants it with Claustrophobia will my Blightcasters ability still work when I cast an enchantment?
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351 views

How does Complete Disregard interact with pump spells?

When you have a card like Complete Disregard which reads "Exile Target Creature with power 3 or less", as I understand it, it becomes untargetable if the opponent's creature is Brute Strengthed. But ...
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When can I play a Keeper in Adventure Time Fluxx?

Some keepers have powers. Can these powers only be used during the turn that you play the keeper or every turn whilst the keeper is in play?
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1answer
64 views

What is this descent figure?

I was wandering around on boardgamegeek and I saw this picture of a guy painting Descent figures, but the post doesn't exists anymore - thank you google - and the figures are just amazing I'm not ...
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1answer
202 views

Can anyone help my identify this card game

It's a game about capitalism and I cannot remember it's name for the life of me
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2answers
42 views

Can You Reroll Successes For Reserves?

Say I have 2 influence and want the shotgun which is 4 successes. If I roll 2 successes, can I spend 2 clue tokens to reroll my success to attempt to get the shotgun or does rerolling a die remove ...
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1answer
53 views

Catan Pirates Starting Phase Question

When each player is placing their initial Harbor and settlement, does the first player place BOTH their Harbor and settlement immediately or does the first player place only their Harbor then it's the ...
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2answers
390 views

Can City of Brass be used to cast Kozilek, the Great Distortion in Commander?

Can City of Brass be used to pay for the colorless component of Kozilek, the Great Distortion's cost if I am playing Commander?
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117 views

What is the name of this game?

I used to play this card game alot but I haven't in many years and have forgotten nearly everything about the game. All I can remember is that it's a single player card game, you arrange the cards ...
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1answer
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Brand new Pokemon Cards bent in packaging!

I just opened my new Enchanted Echo starter deck and found two fairy energy cards bent in the box! These cards are completely unusable and buying this deck was primarily for getting the fairy energy ...
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1answer
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DIY magnetic game board

What are the options for creating a game board (like Monopoly) where the pawns hold on to it? You know the situation... one player pushes the board by mistake and all items fall over. I'd like to ...
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1answer
50 views

Bang! replacement parts

I recently got Bang The Bullet special edition. Unfortunately I did not realise that this edition does not have the bullets that represent life for each character and I really like that specific ...
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0answers
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In Extraction, do we follow the Round instructions on the client card before discarding then drawing the next crossfire card?

Are Crossfire cards (discarded, then) drawn before or after following the instructions on the Client card for that round (i.e. to draw obstacles, heal, etc)? The rules imply that the text on the ...
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4answers
334 views

What are the most expensive cards in Magic: The Gathering?

I've heard of the Black Lotus and Dual Lands. Are there any other really expensive cards in Magic: The Gathering?
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What is the order of the combat phase in Magic: The Gathering? [duplicate]

I've spent some time looking at the rules for what goes on during the combat phase, but I'm still not sure what happens exactly. What am I allowed to do and when?
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Can you collect resources from a roll if you move the robber after rolling?

If we are playing catan and the robber is on an 8 and an 8 is rolled, but someone plays a knight card and the robber is moved..... Can that player then collect resources because the 8 was opened on ...
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2answers
38 views

Online Scrabble Handicaps

I manage a scrabble group online, the ELO is set by Mattel but that is not a handicap just a grading Mattel gives. In my group we run a weekly League , Monthly Lottery type game (who you play is ...
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1answer
60 views

Looking at your the last card played

Is it legal for declarer to look at his/her last card played after the cards from that round are all face down?
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2answers
583 views

Is it possible to have a full house and straight flush in same hand with only two players?

In Texas Holdem, Is it possible to have a full house and straight flush in same hand with only two players?
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3answers
176 views

How to beat Ill-Gotten Gains?

I find Ill-Gotten Gains in Dominion Hinterland to be such a clogger, with all the curses and coppers it generates. How can I beat a player who keep getting the Ill-Gotten Gains when there are no ...
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1answer
131 views

4 Color Burn + Dark Confidant decktech

This is a theory/decktech question. Lets say you're playing 4 color burn (R,W,B,G) and your opponent is running something with spikey lifegain (Feed the Clan and a few Tarmogoyfs for example), so ...
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1answer
200 views

7 Wonders (Cities Expansion): War from both sides due to Peace Tokens

Just played my second game of 7 Wonders, after I impulse purchased it along with the Cities Expansion. As we play in a group of four, its not uncommon that two grab Peace Tokens during the same Age, ...
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1answer
48 views

Pandemic on the Brink expansion in different language than the main game

I have original Pandemic in my local language (Greek). I want to buy Pandemic on the Brink but i cant find it in Greek. I don't mind having mixed languages, but is there any other kind of problem ...
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1answer
33 views

Discard a card to gain money

Which cards am I allowed to discard in order to gain money in Seven Wonders Duel? A card I already acquired and placed in my home? A free unclaimed card from the board (a card a player could ...
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3answers
218 views

How do I chose invasion or reduction points?

I have the following board: $$cm1 $$ +---------------------------------------+ $$ | . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . | $$ | . . . . . . . . O . . . . . . . . . . | $$ | . . . . . . . O O . X . . ...
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1answer
227 views

Is it possible for a Creature permanent to become a non-Creature permanent without losing its abliities?

The Oath of the Gatewatch release notes say the following in the section about Stone Haven Outfitter: In this context, “equipped creatures you control” and “equipped creature you control” refer to ...
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1answer
54 views

Dead of Winter Exiled Player

In Dead of Winter does an exiled player still draw a crossroads card? Does the player on his right draw a Crossroads card the the exiled player?
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1answer
169 views

Table top maze game

In the 60s, we played a maze type game that used a round disk that was larger than a carrom that we hit with a cue stick. The game board was square and much larger than a carrom board. The play ...
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1answer
201 views

Can Winds of Qal Sisma trigger Willbreaker's ability?

If I use Winds of Qal Sisma to prevent damage from a creature, does Willbreaker trigger and let me gain control of that creature?
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175 views

Multiple Super Munchkin Cards

If I have 2 Super Munchkin or Half Breed (or any equivalent) cards, am I able to use up to 4 races/classes (Or 2 races/classes without any race/class related penalties)? Effectively, do these bonuses ...
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147 views

Hexproof vs enchantment affecting all creatures

My opponent controls Plated Crusher, a 7/6 hexproof creature. I control two Dampening Pulses, which give opponents' creatures -1/-0. Would Dampening Pulse affect the hexproof creature? I think it ...
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1answer
224 views

Does the MtG lore have an official explanation for banned cards?

(Specifically, those other than: ante cards, un-cards, Shahrazad.) I remember reading someone speculating that knowledge of how to cast them was mostly lost, with those who still know generally ...
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3answers
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Do Surge triggers happen “on cast” or when the spell resolves?

Consider this new card from Oath of the Gatewatch -- Crush of Tentacles. I realize the first part -- "Return all nonland permanents to their owners' hands" -- happens when the spell resolves, but ...
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1answer
35 views

Can a Catan Volcano destroy a knight?

When playing with both the Cities & Knights expansion and the Volcano variant, can a volcano eruption destroy a player's knight? (Knights occupy intersections, so theoretically the lava could flow ...
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1answer
491 views

Is it possible to have an unplayable tile?

Is it possible to have a scenario where you pick a tile up, and are unable to make a legal placement with it? What happens in this scenario?
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2answers
377 views

If a card becomes cloned while another text-modifying effect is on the stack, what is the result?

Here is the scenario: I have Shapesharer and Quicksilver Elemental in play. I activate and resolve Artificial Evolution to make Quicksilver Elemental a Shapeshifter. I activate Quicksilver ...
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1answer
49 views

Fluxx - Monty Python: Finger of God & Play All [duplicate]

I've just encountered a situation playing this with my daughter where she has played the Finger of God and there's a Play All card in the table. Does this mean she can keep Playing Finger of God until ...
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2answers
150 views

Can two players tie for first place in Hearts?

At Pagat's website, it says game of Hearts (the card game) ends when a player reaches 100 points or more: http://www.pagat.com/reverse/hearts.html#scoring This implies that the game ends even if two ...
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1answer
222 views

Are players permitted to resolve errors between themselves, without involving a judge?

Suppose that a game play error occurs during a tournament. Both players agree that they would rather handle the error themselves than call a judge, and so they agree on a resolution and continue to ...
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5answers
237 views

How can I handicap Ticket To Ride: USA, without seeming patronizing?

I'm struggling to find a good handicap for Ticket To Ride. When I'm playing with newer, or less strategic players, I'm beating them by 50 points or so. I don't like a simple points handicap, as ...
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1answer
17 views

What is the significance of a Scene ending in the Extraction mission?

The Extraction mission notes where Scenes end, but doesn't say what happens when a scene ends. What is the significance of even saying the Scene ends, then?
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1answer
52 views

In Uno, can you play a +4 card drawn as a penalty if you have a card the same colour as the drawpile in your hand?

E.g Player 1 plays a +2 card. Player 2 picks up 2 cards one of which is a +4 card. He also draws another unplayable card. The drawpile is showing yellow, Player 2 has a yellow card in his hand (but ...
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1answer
25 views

In Tiny Epic Galaxies - when do you get your new ships?

In Tiny Epic Galaxies you can follow people's moves on their turn, and one move might be to upgrade your empire, upon which you'd gain a new ship. Or similarly you might upgrade at the start of your ...
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3answers
872 views

Is there any way to stop someone from sacrificing a Golden Urn?

My friend had a Golden Urn on the board with 10 counters on it. If I destroy it and he sacs it in response to gain the life, is there anything that can be done about that? Like, can I put another ...
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1answer
49 views

Where can I find Duel Monster tournaments in the U.S.?

I really want to start getting in matches. I'm still a beginner but I want to practice versing people.
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1answer
17 views

Do you load before paying?

If you land on a space that requires payment, do you load resources before making the payment, or the other way around?

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