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What is the Infinite Squirrel deck?

I've heard of the Infinite Squirrel Deck, and it looks as though it revolves around Earthcraft and Squirrel Nest. Is this the only distinguishing feature of an Infinite Squirrel deck?
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What is the name of the game where you bid for a hand in descreasing numbers?

I play a game where the game play is much like hearts/spades/etc. Standatd 52-card deck. Players play one card each "trick" and the highest card gets the trick. (Highest based on lead suit vs trump) ...
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Can players in single-elimination rounds agree to split prizes unevenly?

Paragraph five of section 5.2 of the Tournament Rules states the following: Players in the single-elimination rounds of a tournament offering only cash and/or unopened product as prizes may, with ...
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Baahsto destroyed mid action

When using the The Enclave of Endlings environment deck how do you handle it when the Baahsto card is in play and is destroyed while it is being resolved. For example while a hero is resolving the ...
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In Mice and mystics, Should party items be place in paw to use them?

I just finished first chapter in mice and mystics. I had a quick clarification to make. To be able to use the party item, is it okay to have that in the pack? Or are those cards not counted as item ...
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If I exile Rout with Narset's ability, when can it be cast?

Let's say I control Narset, Enlightened Master and attack, exiling the top four cards of my library, including Rout (alt link). Rout's first ability states that I can cast it any time I could cast an ...
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What is the availability of the complete sets Wizards of the Coast is apparently selling?

I recently found, what appeared to be complete sets made by Wizards of the Coast. I had been contemplating buying a complete set of Dragons of Tarkir, with seemingly many vendors making offers, and ...
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185 views

Munchkin - Can you win at lvl 8

A friend played Munchkin Deluxe the other day and told me he won at level 8 when he killed a monster which granted 2 levels. To my understanding, I thought you NEED to kill at level 9 in order to win. ...
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How does removing +1/+1 counters during combat affect abilities granted from having that counter? [duplicate]

If I block a flyer with a non-flying non-reach card granted reach by having a +1/+1 counter and the card longshot squad on battlefield and then remove the counter with retribution of the ancients ...
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96 views

Can I use lands from previous sets? [duplicate]

bit of a Magic n00b here. I was wondering, can I use basic lands that are not currently in standard? (eg dragon's maze) I just thought this might be thing as no matter what set ut's in, basic lands ...
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154 views

How is damage dealt when a creature is blocking multiple creatures?

Let's say I have a Wall of Essence and a Brave the Sands on the battlefield. My opponent has two Mardu Woe-Reapers on the battlefield. Based on Brave the Sands description I can block both ...
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Betrayal Haunt #38 How Many Firebats?

I played Betrayal at House on the Hill for the first time on the weekend. I was the traitor and it was haunt #38. I followed my interpretation of what the book said, which when the first person died ...
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126 views

Does Battlefield Forge add two mana to your pool each time it is tapped? [duplicate]

Do cards like Battlefield Forge add 2 mana each time it's tapped or is it just one of the two tapped mana options? Or can you choose between both at once vs one? And is the mana only there while it's ...
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106 views

Is mana generated by a sacrifice ability permanent? [duplicate]

I have a couple of Generator Servant cards. They have {T}, Sacrifice Generator Servant: Add {2} to your mana pool. If that mana is spent on a creature spell, it gains haste until end of turn. ...
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378 views

Identify this board and card game relating to 19th century race horses

Does anyone know the name of the board game in the picture below please?
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82 views

Cribbage - Total score please

My son and myself have just started playing Cribbage. In our game this evening the following cards were played with me leading - My cards - 2,3,4,5. His cards - 5,2,3,A My understanding was that ...
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134 views

Can crackleburr respond to himself?

Let's say my opponent has a Crackleburr, two red and blue useless tokens, and an infinite amount of red and blue mana. Crackleburr's card text is this: {U/R}{U/R}{T}, Tap two untapped red ...
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156 views

Do counters go away when the creature that gave them dies

When a creature card gives another creature counters does the counters go away when the creature that gave them dies.(the card does NOT say It gives is a +1 +1 counter as long as it is on the field)
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Universal Game Packs [closed]

I'd heard at one point that someone was working on a "Universal Game Pack" that provided the components necessary to play a large number of games, just as one can with a regular deck of cards. For ...
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2answers
135 views

How can I find out when a specific comprehensive rule was introduced?

I wrote this answer, and I feel like it would benefit (slightly - it's not exactly a crucial part of the answer) from knowing when rule 706.4 was introduced. I feel that if I can find out when a rule ...
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1answer
78 views

Mathematically / logically determine unit alignment for close combat [closed]

** This question involves knowledge of computer programming and/or math and algorithms. ** I am working on writing a Warhammer combat simulator in Java and have hit an interesting snag. Pg 20 BRB: ...
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4answers
580 views

When a permanent is being made to copy another, does it count as entering the battlefield? [duplicate]

I want to cast Polymorphous Rush on a strong creature on my battlefield so that my Hamletback Goliath's ability will trigger. The creature that will become the copy is already on the battlefield, but ...
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129 views

What sequence of moves in Solo Caverna result in the maximum score?

The solo game of Caverna is completely deterministic. There is no luck. There are no opponents to mess up your strategy. So, a particular sequence of moves will always result in the same score. ...
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61 views

Navigator Role ability

If I am a Navigator and I decide to move my partner can I also assume an action through them also? For example if I move a partner 2 spaces beside a flooded tile can I shore up the piece for an action ...
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Helicopter Lift

If I'm playing Forbidden island with a friend and we have all 4 treasures do we have to have the "Helicopter Lift " card still to leave the island from the launch pad if they are the pilot?
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397 views

When does “at the beginning of the next end step” trigger?

When casting a creature for its the Dash cost, will the creature return on the same turn's end step or the next turn's end step?
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71 views

Forbidden Island [duplicate]

We just played forbidden Island my partner was the pilot and we collected all four treasures and made it to the helicopter pad. Do we still need the "helicopter Lift card" to fly off the island with ...
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1answer
105 views

Finding the CIN of MTG Cards for collection?

I collect MTG cards and after hoarding a huge collection I'm trying to get it all organized now from this mess. I've found an xls file that has almost all of the cards on it but it's not updated ...
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In 2-3 player Citadels, can your second character build a 9th district?

In Citadels, if a player builds his 8th building we finish the round with the remaining roles and the game ends. In 2-3 players rules, I may build the 8th district with my first character. When comes ...
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What can I do with the Joker if I remove every tile from its meld? (Can I even do that?)

I'm aware that one cannot move a Joker tile out of a meld except by replacing the Joker with the number it represents. However, I'm confused about one situation which I haven't found rules to clarify: ...
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Rolling and passing dice in Inn-Fighting

We picked up the d&d dice game Inn-Fighting by Wizards of the Coast yesterday and gave it a whirl. A few questions came up that the rules and available FAQs don't seem to clarify. I have a ...
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Can a Rummikub tile be moved

After a tile is placed but before a player indicates the turn is over by saying "Done", may he move a tile from his rack to a different position on the table after he has initially placed it? May he ...
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1answer
237 views

Do card abilities that grant mana stack? [duplicate]

For example, if I have a creature card that says Creatures you control have "{T}: Add one mana of any color to your mana pool." and I have two of these creatures out, do they stack so I can tap ...
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Can I counter a creature by invalidating the target of its “comes into play” effect?

For example, consider Akoum Boulderfoot. It says: When Akoum Boulderfoot enters the battlefield, it deals 1 damage to target creature or player. At what point does the player have to decide on ...
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354 views

Fate Reforged Booster Pack contains a Khans of Tarkir Fetch Land

I'm kind of new to Magic. Today I opened a Fate Reforge booster pack that instead of containing a basic landed contained a Windswept Heath. That is a fetch land from Khans. Is it normal for the ...
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1answer
82 views

Monopoly millionaire mortgaging of a property to pay for another property

Since an agreement could not be made. And we take monopoly a bit to seriously in this house. I need a perspective to end this debate. I landed on boardwalk. I had 167k in cash to pay for it, but I ...
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1answer
130 views

Do you have to tell the truth?

If you wanted somebody to discard a card, it seems advantageous to lie and say it's something that is obviously not playable. Do you have to tell the truth about the card you are giving a clue about?
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What is the converted mana cost of fuse cards

If I were to play Blast of Genius and chose to discard Catch // Release Would the converted mana cost be the total cost of both halves or one?
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146 views

How can I reduce the planar die “whiff factor” with house rules?

I like to play Planechase sometimes. Mostly this variant, which gives players some additional choices when planswalking. However, the most annoying part of Planechase is that the planar die has such ...
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“Whenever you draw a card” - does that include the beginning of each turn?

I'm new to MTG. I have Horizon Chimera which has "Whenever you draw a card, gain 1 life." Does that mean you gain 1 life at the beginning of every round, when you draw a card? (That seems ...
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63 views

In Backgammon, why is the match length almost always odd? And why are 9-point matches twelve times less popular than 7-point matches?

I was wondering what was the ideal match length, and I came across those statistics: Matchlength : Total Matches 1 : 350 2 : 59 3 : 634 4 : 12 5 : 1184 6 : 1 7 : 492 8 : 1 9 : 42 ...
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138 views

Are there any tabletop apps to allow you to play warhammer 40k with friends in other cities?

Pretty much as the title; I've looked at vassal 40k, but it hasn't been updated in a while and is missing units. I'm not necessarily looking for something for WH40k in specific - as long as it allows ...
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75 views

Should I tell my opponent about a jump they don't see?

In checkers If I see my opponent can make a jump and they don't see the jump should I tell them? What if I have a plan for after they make the jump and they don't take it. That spoils my plan.
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Passing the Lv.1 Judge Exam

I have Lv.1 Judge exam test 2 month later and I'm start to prepare now I found I have to read and study Comprehensive Rules, IPG, MTR. and I will try some test question on Judge center too I found ...
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Will Enduring Ideal and Dovescape played together leave Enduring Ideal countered?

I play Enduring Ideal and search and play Dovescape. On the next upkeep Enduring Ideal should be cast again. Is Enduring Ideal countered by Dovescape, or can I search for other enchantments?
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Essence Scatter and summoning creatures

I played Nessian Game Warden, and a friend of mine tried to counter the entire summoning using Essence Scatter. Essence scatter says: Counter target creature spell. Does Nessian Game Warden go ...
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what constitutes a card draw?

Dragons of Tarkir has a new Planeswalker - Narset Transcendent - that, among other things, let's you "look at the top card of your library; if it's a noncreature, nonland card, you may reveal it and ...
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176 views

Can Road Building Progress Card be played with only 1 road remaining?

Let's say that I have already placed 14 roads and have the Road Building Progress Card. Am I able to play it and place my single road, or must I be able to play 2? Here's the full description in the ...
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Who gets magic if the Fallen Kingdom Ghoul destroys itself?

The card states: if the Ghoul did not destroy a Unit during that Attack Phase, place 1 Wound Marker on this card In the scenario that the Ghoul is destroyed as a result of having a wound ...
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When does the next player start their action?

I played my first game of Small World recently with a group of people who also were just playing the game for the first time, so we were unclear on some of the rules. One sticking point in particular ...

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