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Is a player allowed to announce his intentions for their next turn?

In a recent game of Hanabi we discovered that a helpful technique was to ask the person, usually to the left what they planned to do on their turn (ie. playing or discarding a certain card), and then ...
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Pushing robots and priority

Question regarding pushing other robots. Say we have the following scenario: Robot A and B are facing each other. A plays "Move 3" with priority 800 B plays "move 2" wity priority 700 Where do ...
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Talents after being overcome

Can talents of the samurai be used after the attack overcame the samurai? The rulebook doesn't specify anything about this at the talents and the only effects the overcome seems to have is that ...
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Does a light fourth seat opening work on the same principle as fourth seat “balancing?”

If dealer opens. second seat needs to be at least somewhat careful taking actions such as doubling or overcalling. That's because third seat may theoretically having "everything" (not held by first ...
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Is The Resistance conclusively easier for the Resistance in a six player game?

Last night I played a few games of The Resistance with five others, and the Resistance won every single game. I think I've found this before, it simply seems too easy for the Resistance to form safe ...
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51 views

Mustering in port territories

Could I get a comprehensive clarification of the rules surrounding mustering and supply limits in territories that have ports? My understanding is: When mustering, all territories (whether land, ...
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In CV, can the card #45 (Trip Around the World) prevent Misfortune?

In CV, as soon as a player rolls 3 Bad Luck Symbols he suffers misfortune. The Trip around the World card (see its effect below) allows a player to change one Bad Luck Symbol into another symbol. ...
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Why should a player call “cheat” and risk taking the entire stack of cards?

In a game of cheat/bullshit with at least three players, what is the incentive for a player to challenge a claim when he/she does not stand to gain anything in winning the challenge, but risks taking ...
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Dungeon Board Game rules scenario

We're new to the game, and already ran across something that struck us as an issue. Here's the scenario: Wizard stops just shy of a room, fires in a spell that fails to kill the monster. He stays ...
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How is infect a fair mechanic? [closed]

Thee infect mechanic from Scars of Mirrodin has never seemed fair to me in any way. All of the game's win conditions have always been equally difficult to achieve: dealing 20 damage, milling an ...
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Does Unknown's special ability still work after revealing?

Unknown's special ability is Deceit: When given a Hermit Card, you may lie about your identity to trigger the card or to say "nothing happens". You do not have to reveal your identity to use this ...
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How can I find what basic and stage 1 Pokémon cards can evolve to?

My son just got a Breakthrough Elite Trainer Box. He's got several basic and stage 1 Pokémon and I'd like to find out what Pokémon those cards evolve to. What's the best way to find out how basic and ...
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Can tokens be converted to different symbols?

Can tokens be changed to different symbols using the arrow power, or can only rolled dice be altered?
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Is Zap A Card considered stealing if a keeper was taken from another player?

In Batman Fluxx, if Zap A Card was used to take another player's keeper, is this considered stealing a keeper? Zap A Card is an Action card with the following text: Choose any card in play ...
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Why would anyone use Necromancer's Assistant? [closed]

The card Necromancer's Assistant is kind of useless. You sacrifice 3 random cards to play it, it can be destroyed by any card, and its power is only decent. When would you use this card?
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When multiple cards get triggered, which goes on the stack first? [duplicate]

Jhessian Thief is one of several attackers, and Black Cat is one of several blockers. Jhessian Thief is not blocked and damages the player, while Black Cat dies. I know that damage is dealt ...
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Generic player position names for five player matches

I know in a four player game the standard terms for the players are: North South East West Now that I think about it I can just drop South for three handed games: North East West Five handed ...
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When are players obligated to tell their opponent that the storm count is wrong?

Nathan and Alice are playing a Modern tournament at Competitive REL. Alice is playing Storm, and keeping track of the storm count using a spindown. "Storm count" is shorthand for "the number of spells ...
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How to protect a tribal deck from Extinction?

I put together a Legacy Elfdrazi deck relying on Elvish Piper, Concordant Crossroads, some mana dorks and a bunch of tutoring like Green Sun's Zenith and Worldly Tutor to get Emrakul, the Aeons Torn ...
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Is a land a colourless spell?

I know lands are colourless, but is a land a colourless spell? Would it activate Molten Nursery or any other card that is activated with a colourless spell?
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Can big miniatures share their square in Arcadia Quest?

Normally, at most two miniatures can occupy a square. Some miniatures are larger than others. Do the larger miniatures such as the minotaur fill a square by themselves, or can they share the square ...
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1answer
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Two person wooden peg board game?

What is the name of this game? Board is a one-piece solid oak plank (approximately 7-3/4 inch by 13-3/4 inch) with 247 holes in three areas. Appears that each player begins with 39 black or white ...
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Jar of Eyeballs vs mass destruction

A Pernicious Deed is destroying my token army along with my counterless Jar of Eyeballs. Can I use the jar's activated ability before it goes to the graveyard?
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Do I remove eldritch tokens placed on the board after a mystery that placed them is solved?

Some mysteries will require you to place eldritch tokens on various spaces. When such a mystery is solved, do you remove the eldritch tokens placed by that mystery? I have concluded that the tokens ...
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What happens when I successfully attack a player's home stronghold?

Each player has a home stronghold, which has a bonus token, which adds combat strength. The question is - if I attack it and successfully take the territory - what happens? - Is the token discarded? ...
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Is there an easy, web based, multi player board and card game prototype tester?

Is there an easy, web based, multi player board and card game prototype tester ? Som that has stack and shuffle for objects? let's say I wanted to mock up some cards or playing pieces as a jpg and ...
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1answer
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Is an environment card a villain target?

We've got Villainous Weaponry in play as our Environment, and my friend has Demoralization, which lets him deal one damage to each "villain target". Villainous Weaponry has HP, and it's not a hero; ...
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Can I discard Funding anytime to remove a debt?

When can an investigator discard funding to remove a debt? Can he do it during anyone's turn anytime to remove it immediately? Also, can he discard it after the mythos card reveals there is a ...
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How do Rest in Peace and Progenitus interact?

What happens to my Progenitus when it tries to die and there is a Rest in Peace in play?
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Should supports be used as the primary weight of your attack?

It seems that support orders confer several benefits over march orders. The support troops won't be destroyed if the fight goes badly. The support troops won't be routed if the fight goes badly. ...
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When units are destroyed by sword icons on house cards - how are the units chosen?

Say I have combat against an enemy that has two infantry and a knight on his territory. I use a house card that has two swords, and win the fight, and so two units are destroyed. How the units ...
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Do supply limits apply when resolving march orders?

My understanding is that supply restrictions occur at two times: When the supply card is drawn in the Westeros phase, and supply tracks are adjusted and armies reconciled. During mustering, you ...
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Does the Blunderbuss require you to use only the +2 strength bonus in order to use its roll effect?

When resolving a Combat Encounter, you may gain +2 Strength. If you do, each 6 you roll when resolving a etc etc If I have a +5 weapon, typically I take the higher bonus as my bonus (they are not ...
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1answer
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How does Finn Edwards' passive ability affect the directive to discard Unique Assets?

There is a specific faq item regarding Finn Edwards' passive ability as pertaining to Unique Assets, but I cannot make heads nor tails of it. Q. What happens if Finn Edwards uses his passive ...
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Card game where you organize your hand

In this card game, you have a hand of 10 cards where you try to order them by replacement. On your turn, you draw a card, switch it with one in your hand, and discard the other one. You can use the ...
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Point system in Dixit when players more than 6 [duplicate]

I have question about card game 'Dixit'. Original game rules are for players upto 6. However I found this game very useful in parties where number of players are more than 6. We had successfully ...
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How is the card action phase resolved in 7 Wonders?

My understanding is that each turn has three parts: Each player selects a card and plays it face down simultaneously. Each player reveals what they plan to do with their card (build it, scrap it for ...
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1answer
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How many accessories can a mouse equip in Mice and Mystics

The accessory cards do not show a usage slot (head, body, paws). Does that mean there is no limit to how many a single mouse can equip? Or are they limited to one?
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Is studying tactics for Go useless?

There are plenty of chess tactics trainers online, to improve your chess skills, but I cannot find a single one for go. Is studying tactics useless for go?
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What happens when The Paranormal Investigator discovers a Werewolf?

I played One Night Ultimate Werewolf last night and the following happened: The Paranormal Investigator looked at a Werewolf card. The Troublemaker swapped the Paranormal Investigator with the ...
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1answer
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Does discarding your commander to the command zone trigger discard effects?

There is a rule in commander that lets you put your commander in the command zone instead of other zones: If a Commander would be put into a library, hand, graveyard or exile from anywhere, its ...
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1answer
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Do I add all Mask monsters from the base game and expansions when Nyarlathotep is the Ancient One?

Of all the Mask monsters in Arkham Horror, there are 5 in the base game, 1 in Dunwich Horror, 2 in Kingsport Horror, and 2 in Insmouth Horror. If Nyarlathotep is the Ancient One, do I add all Mask ...
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Can I build a settlement if I don't have the building piece for it?

Each player has 5 settlement tokens in hand at the beginning of the game. After placing the 5th settlement, considering I have not built a single city, can I build a 6th settlement?
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Returning card to hand off Emeria Shephard from Plains trigger

If I trigger Emeria Shepherd ability of a Plains, may I choose to place the card in my hand instead of into the battlefield?
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Regal force and cyclonic rift

Say I have 2 green creatures out and I cast Regal Force. My opponent responds by overloading Cyclonic Rift. Do I draw 3, 1, or 0 cards, and does Regal Force get bounced?
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Can I terraform outside of my turn, or during my turn in some other action?

I'm trying to figure out Terra Mystica by myself. One thing I'm having trouble with is the spades used for terraforming. The rules seem very clear that these need to be used immediately — they can't ...
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1answer
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How does US/UK scoring work for the invasion of Japan?

In the game Churchill, how does US/UK scoring work for the invasion of Japan? We've been poring over the rules, coming to several different conclusions. If all US/UK fronts invade Japan at once, how ...
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60 views

Sacrifice Question [duplicate]

I have two creatures and barrage of expendables on the battlefield. My opponent casts a spell with the effect: "Each opponent sacrifices a creature" Can I choose to sacrifice creature 1, then before ...
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1answer
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When you get 2 sets of bad luck dice (6 total frowns), can you discard 2 cards from the same stack?

The rules say For every 3 bad luck symbols which a player has .... he must choose and discard one active (lying on top) card from their CV Does this mean he can discard a card, then consider the ...
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Are two Indestructible creatures safe from each other, or do they somehow cancel each other out and destroy each other?

My friend attacked with Colossus of Akros (Monstrous 20/20 indestructible) and I blocked with my Xenagos, God of Revels (6/5 indestructible). I believe that our creatures are safe since indestructible ...

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