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Can Dead Weight be sacrified after it kills a creature?

When you cast Dead Weight on a creature, is there a time frame to sacrifice the dead weight to another instant speed card effect before the dead weight goes into the graveyard but after it killed the ...
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How to encourage rolling two dice in Machi Koro?

I've played Machi Koro a number of times, most often with in a group of 3 players, sometimes 4. So far the prevailing strategy usually ends up being to roll only one die and to: Buy as many ...
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Full written card lists for sets MTG

Is there anywhere where I can get a full card list just names for sets without all the mana costing and text or pictures. for example in the form: Card one card two card three and so forth.
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Betrayal at House on the Hill If it's meant to be card

Last night I was playing with a group of friends. The player on my right had a "if it's meant to be card" with a dice roll he made of 5. So he can change the roll later in the game. When it got to me. ...
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About Farkle Threshold Score

What is the threshold score you would require yourself to have in order to bank with three,four,five dice left? Assume you are trying to maximize the expected value of this one turn (so ignore things ...
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Sacrifice inferno fist after creature died

If my oponent attacks me with a 5/5 creature and I block it with a 2/2 creature with a inferno fist attached to it, can I sacrifice the Inferno Fist after damage has resolved, so I can kill the 5/5?
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How can I make a creature a Horror?

I was wondering whether there is a card that can make a creature a horror in addition to its other types. The card type does not matter. Is there a card like this?
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When to turn your alien power face up?

In the rules it states that after each player chooses their Alien Sheet, it is placed "face down" in front of them. I can't find in the rules when players should then reveal their alien powers. Do ...
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Is Splendor accessible to those with red-green color-blindness?

I was recently discussing Splendor with a friend who in turn has a friend who's colorblind, and my friend was wondering whether his friend would be able to play the game. Color-coding shows up in ...
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Statistically when to stop rolling in Greed

I want to reduce the level of chance associated with the game Greed (also known as Farkle and Zilch). Has anyone looked into this or have a source that can give some good stats to answer the ...
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About Some Farkle Situations [on hold]

Please help me about what do in these critical farkle situations to maximize winning chance(in normal condition).Thanks. nr.1 you have 100 point and rolled 1 5 5 3 6. nr.2 you have 50 point and rolled ...
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Hive Mind and Counterspell

Let say I have Hive Mind in game: The opponent casts Counterspell on my creature spell. Can I counter the Counterspell with the clone of Counterspell I get from Hive Mind?
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Do you have to have exactly 60 cards in a Magic the Gathering deck?

Do you have to have exactly 60 cards in a Magic the Gathering deck? Some people I've talked to at FNM say yes, others say no.
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Does being targeted with Moonlight Hunt allow my creature to return damage?

Opponent targeted me with Moonlight Hunt; would my creature It That Rides as One return damage or do any fighting to any of the wolves or werewolves that were chosen to fight me ?
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Is there a program/game i can build a deck and play against AI's without a net connection?

When i build my deck i like to try and test it out to see what flaws could be exploited and cards used to exploit those flaws while also seeing how difficult it is to implement my strategies while ...
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What happens if you steal an Elixir of Immortality and then use it?

In an EDH (Commander) game recently, Alice used Thada Adel, Acquisitor to steal an artifact out of Bob's deck, the Elixir of Immortality, and cast it. That artifact's ability says: {2}, {T}: You ...
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Infectious Curse vs. Tree of Perdition and Triskaidekaphobia

This is mainly a question about APNAP order, so my opponent taps their Tree of Perdition at the beginning of their upkeep in response to Triskaidekaphobia's triggered ability. So my question is as ...
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Tactic guides for mininature combat games

I started playing Megacon Mercs 2.0 with one of my friends. It feels like a Counter Strike tabletop - 5vs5. We are just playing and become trapped in acting very defensive. I would like to dive deeper ...
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Is an intentional foul in “killer pool” cheating? [on hold]

I was playing "killers", the billiards variant in Ireland a while ago. I was left with one life left and I did not feel I had a shot to sink any balls, so I decided I'd use my shot to make the next ...
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Zombicide Black Plague Spawning Question

If the setup requires you to have certain zombies in locked rooms from the start, when you open the door to that room do you still draw a card to add even more zombies to that room on top of what ...
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Do cards that say “Each player…” still affect players with Shroud?

I have a True Believer out which gives me shroud. My opponent has an enchantment that says that each player must sacrifice whenever he sacrifices a card. Does the enchantment target me, thus allowing ...
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What game is this die from?

I have found a die. The faces depict Fire, a Sheep, a Lock, a Footprint, an "L", and a Magnet. What game is it from?
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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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Does the Ham Radio upgrade require negotiation or is the trade unilateral?

In The Great Heartland Hauling Co. with the Truck Stop expansion, one of the upgrades you can get for your truck is the Ham Radio. The rules read as follows: Ham Radio When parked on a Location ...
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Betrayal at Houseon the Hill - Can the Bell move explorers to unexplored rooms?

The Bell item card states: "Once during your turn after the haunt is revealed, you can attempt a Sanity roll to use the Bell." 5+ = Move any number of unimpeded heroes 1 space closer to you. My ...
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Bridge and bidding

If I have an opening strength hand and my best suit is the same major as the opening opposition's suit bid, I don't think I can cue bid in this event. How can I tell my partner that we want to play in ...
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What general strategy exists for countering a white swarm/pump deck?

A white swarm/pump deck is a deck with a lot of small, inexpensive white creatures that are subsequently improved by enchantments such as Honor of the Pure or other bonuses. The goal of this deck is ...
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If damage is assigned to AAA during bombardment, can it defend before general combat begins in the territory or is it removed?

Question pertains to Axis & Allies 1942, 2nd edition. If a defender assigns damage to anti-aircraft artillery units during the bombardment phase of an amphibious assault, do the AAA's still get ...
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Pls recommend a card game for toddlers [on hold]

Is there a card game suitable for a toddler to play with one or two adults, that is similar to contract bridge? I'm looking for a card game that 1. Use normal cards , same as contract bridge, 2. (...
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Can you be visited by more than one Noble in Splendor?

In Splendor, after you have collected enough bonuses to receive a visit from a noble, can you receive a visit from a second noble with the some of the same bonuses as the first, or do you need ...
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A opening bid of 1Club if followed by 1Diamond [on hold]

A opening bid of 1 Club if followed by 1 Diamond in Bridge shows no majors and 6-7 point, is this correct?
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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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Looking to identify a particular form of solitaire played in-hand, not on a table

Back in college I had a friend teach me a different way to play a solitaire-like game. It was played in-hand which meant you could play it while standing in line or any time you were bored and had a ...
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How much land does a land card represent?

Thematically, how much land is a single land card supposed to represent? (It's for a story where the Magic: The Gathering card game is going to become kind of-sort of real through ignorance and ...
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In the Epic card game, when is event damage resolved during the attack?

In the Epic card game I understand that damage taken and received as part of an attack is resolved simultaneously at the end of the battle. However, if I attack with two creatures and both receive ...
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Removing the Luck from Stone Age

Stone Age is one of my personal favourite games. The game dynamics are excellent and requires plenty of skill and strategy to win, with the only exception of the dice roll when determining resource. ...
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Name of the game where you are a monk collecting scriptures and could become pope?

I trying to recall the title of a game. I remember its gameplay and mechanics rather well, however its name eludes me. The premise has you as monks who travel around Italy during the medieval period,...
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Striking opponent carrom men directly to pot our coin

In carrom let's say I have my black coin near the pot but there is a white coin which is blocking it from my strike. Can I pot my black coin striking on the white coin? More like cannon
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What's the best way to explain 7 Wonders to a new player?

I've been playing 7 Wonders for about 3 months now, and my friends & I love it. However, because of the complexity of the game and the large number of mechanics in it, I find it really hard to ...
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In Phase 10, can a Skip card be played in the first round of a hand?

Can a Skip card be played before all the players have had at least one chance to play? Or can it be played at anytime?
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Explorers and pirates: Where can roads be built near undiscovered hexes?

The note in the rules for explorers and pirates states that "Roads may not be built on paths adjacent to undiscovered hexes" then goes on to state that "If you build a road in such a way that one of ...
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Dominant strategy in chess

Is there any proof ensuring there can be no dominant strategy for chess? By dominant strategy, I mean a way of playing that always works regardless what the opponent do.
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Can negative toughness effects kill a creature?

There are some spells and abilities that subtract from a creature's power/toughness: for example, part of Ulcerate says "Target creature gets -3/-3 until end of turn." If the target creature is only ...
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Poison Dart Timing

The overlord has access to a card called Poison Dart (or Poison Dart Trap) that can be played whenever a hero opens a door or searches. When a hero searches, does this card get played before they ...
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Resistance Coup: Do you lose your coins when trying to assassinate a Contessa?

In resistance coup if you claim to be an assassin and try to assassinate someone. If they claim to be a Contessa and you believe them you lose you three coins to the bank correct? I had this argument ...
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Eye of the Storm - can I still counter spells?

Eye of the Storm exiles an instant or sorcery card 'when played', and adds it to its effect. When is it considered 'played', when the costs are paid, or when it resolves? More specifically, if my ...
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Eye of the Storm and Kicker Costs [duplicate]

If Rite of Replication is exiled with Eye of the Storm, can people pay the kicker cost to still get 5 tokens?
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Can I build several connected roads on the same turn?

If I have enough resources to build several roads, can I build them connected to each other on the same turn without any other of my settlements or roads to connect to them (excluding the first road)? ...
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Why was the banding ability 'removed' from MTG? What was so complicated about it?

While the banding ability was never actually removed from the game, no cards have been printed that use the ability in any set following sixth edition and it has never appeared on any rules summary I'...
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Trouble: Despicable Me Edition-Why is the 1 red?

My family got a brand new copy of Trouble: Despicable Me Edition. We were wondering why the 1 on the regular die was red, when the only special roll is 6.

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