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Does she have to wait for a response card?

Do people have to wait and see if their friend has a response card to a draw 2 in the game uno?
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What happens if a double-faced card that is copying a different double-faced card that is part of a melded creature tries to meld?

We already have a similar question about double faced cards transforming, however there are two different ways a double face card transforms. However meld returns the pair of cards as a single object ...
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What happens if a double-faced card that is copying a different double-faced card transforms, without exile?

We already have a similar question about double faced cards transforming, however there are two different ways a double face card transforms, exiling and returning transformed is covered by the ...
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Can I strike again if I pocket the queen and my opponents black coin?

First I pocket queen. Then I pocket my opponents black coin. Do I get a chance to strike again?
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How can I determine whether two decks are equally strong?

I am making a homemade TCG using cartoon network card wars as a backbone. How can I determine whether the deck of any two specific characters are equally strong, including the floops and not battling ...
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Killing a Fatespinner during my turn - do I still have to skip chosen phases?

My opponent is playing a Fatespinner. At the beginning of each opponent's upkeep, that player chooses draw step, main phase, or combat phase. The player skips each instance of the chosen step or ...
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Dungeons and Dragons Lords of Waterdeep: Which piece is the Ambassador and which the Lieutenant?

There are two special Agent-like pieces in Lords of Waterdeep: the Ambassador, obtained temporarily by assigning an agent to the Palace of Waterdeep, and the Lieutenant, obtained permanently by ...
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In “Prophecy”, when going onto a space that has a villain on it, are you required to fight it?

A few days ago, I played the RPG "Prophecy" for the first time. While playing, we ran across a question that the experienced player among us did not know, and looking through the rules didn't give any ...
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What Happens if I Manifest a Double-Faced Card?

If I put a double-faced card onto the battlefield with Manifest (Put it onto the battlefield face down as a 2/2 creature. Turn it face up any time for its mana cost if it’s a creature card), what ...
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Is there a timing for regeneration [duplicate]

Charging Troll has the ability G: Regenerate Charging Troll If you cast Lava Coil, on it and later it receives lethal damage does it regenerate or get exiled? Does it matter when it was ...
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How do indestructible creatures actually work? [duplicate]

If a First Striker does lethal damage to an indestructible creature, does this remove the creature from combat so it can not deal any damage? Another scenario: An indestructible creature is dealt ...
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Can I delay the $200 to avoid paying some of my taxes?

Say you pass go in Monopoly and you land on a property stating to pay 10% of your entire bank. Is it against the rules to not pick up the $200 from passing go until after you pay the 10%?
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Solitaire game where you deal four up, four down

What is the name of this solitaire game I learned when I was a kid? You lay out 52 cards (1 deck), dealt four up, four down. You get 8 piles: on the left, four face-up (arranged so you can see all ...
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Babylon B Stage 2 - Purchasing neighbor's resource [duplicate]

On the 6th turn, the Babylon player builds their second stage wonder. Their last card in hand requires a Cloth. Babylon's neighbor built a Loom on their 6th turn. Can the Babylon player, on their 7th ...
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Can I play Yu-Gi-Oh! with only level 5 or higher cards?

I only have level 5 or higher cards. I am not sure if I can build a deck and play with only such cards. Is it possible or recommended thing to do?
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What happens if multiple triggers on the stack would cause both players to drop to 0 life if fully resolved?

In Magic: The Gathering, if when the stack has been fully resolved both players will have dropped to 0 life, is the game considered a draw? Or alternatively, does the player who reaches 0 life first ...
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Can I summon a lvl. 1-4 monster from my hand on my first turn?

Yu-Gi-Oh! cards are my favorite, but I never been in a tournament. I was wondering can anyone tell me if I can summon a lvl. 1-4 monster from my hand when it’s my first turn?
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Minds Aglow with X is 100 while Nekusar, the Mindrazer is on the field

An Opponent has Nekusar, the mindrazer out and then casts Minds Aglow (join forces, each player draws that many cards) and pays 100 mana into it. He claims that the damage would be dealt before ...
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How does Words of Waste interact with Varina, Lich Queen?

How does Words of Waste interact with Varina, Lich Queen? Because you have to draw and discard that many cards. so if you draw 3 and discard 3, can you only use 1 mana for Words of Waste, since the ...
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What is the name of this board game?

I've been trying to find the name of an old and simple board game but I can't seem to be able to. The rules were something in these lines: 2 players The board has around 10 board squares or holes ...
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How will spells resolve MTG [duplicate]

So I have 1/2 creature, opponent uses shock to kill it, then I answer with my giant growth and opponent responds with another shock. Will my creature survive or die? which spells will resolve first. I ...
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Objectives in collectible card games [closed]

The majority of deck building card games use the following winning condition: You and your opponent are the central figures on the battlefield, and the game ends as soon as one of you (or both) is ...
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When exactly do I get to check the next card when casting a spell from the top of my library with Experimental Frenzy?

For example: After seeing Banefire and choosing to cast it, would the new top of my library be available for viewing before I choose an X value? If not, when is the soonest I can check the next card?
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Surveil and Blood Operative

If you surveil a Blood Operative into your graveyard can you immediately use its triggered ability to return it to your hand? Whenever you surveil, if Blood Operative is in your graveyard, you may ...
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Codex vs Chapter Approved

I am finally getting around to doing my Death Guard in Warhammer 40k. In the Dark Imperium, the Lord of Contagion, was listed at 137 points, in the Codex it is listed at 120 points, but in Chapter ...
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If a creature takes lethal damage and would also get a +1/+1 counter, does it die?

I have an attacking 4/4 creature blocked by an Ajani's Pridemate and a Bishop's Soldier. Is the attacking order relevant? I.e., does it make a difference to the outcome of the fight whether I ...
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Attacking with Dimir Spybug and Nightveil Sprite

Dimir Spybug gets a +1/+1 counter every time I surveil. Nightveil Sprite lets me surveil 1 when it attacks. If I swing with both, when do I surveil and when does Dimir Spybug get pumped, during or ...
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Why do cards use the “(ability) / Other creatures you control have (ability)” wording?

The card Bellowing Tanglewurm has the following two clauses... Intimidate Other green creatures you control have intimidate ...and Felhide Petrifier has these two clauses... Deathtouch ...
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Does First Strike cause a creature to deal damage twice?

Do creatures with first strike deal first and normal strike damage? I attacked with a Goblin Machinist that had +5/+0, and my friend argued that his 3/1 first strike would kill it, is that true?
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Do I get copy of my opponents creature with helm of the host?

I know I can't equip Helm of the host to my opponents creatures. The scenario I was wondering about was, if I somehow get control of my opponents Trostani Discordant, like with The Eldest Reborn, I ...
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How many copies did the board game Risk sell?

How many copies did the original version of 1959 of the board game Risk sell? I found this article stating that it sold more than 100,000 copies in its first year. However there are no sources given ...
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Hammerfist Giant with Lifelink?

I have a Hammerfist Giant with a Felidar Umbra on it (enchantment aura that gives the creature Lifelink). There are 3 players and 7 non-flying creatures on the battlefield. I tap the giant to deal 4 ...
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Identify this two-player game with wheels in a wall

I'm looking for a two-player board game I played 20-25 years ago (in the Netherlands). The board is upright, as if it's kind of a wall, and players are sitting on opposite sides of the wall, not ...
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Perfect play compared to normal play in UNO and other games

I was wondering about perfect play in UNO. UNO is a pretty simple game, and generally most humans are able to do pretty well at it. But how effective would we be if we played perfectly? The other day,...
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How do you calculate the likelihood of getting at least one combo after drawing so many cards in a deck with more than one combo?

With a game like Magic the Gathering, I can use a hypergeometric calculator to determine the probability of getting a specific card after so many draws. What I would like to know is how you determine ...
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Creating a copy of a creature with “entering the battlefield” abilities

The other day, while playing, my friend triggered Glimmervoid Basin, which gives each player a token which is a copy of a targeted creature (except the creature's owner). He chose to copy the Noggle ...
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How do multiple Underrealm Liches interact?

If I have more than one Underrealm Lich on the battlefield and I draw a card, do they both trigger? Would it be the same as if I drew two cards with one Lich? Would one trigger cancel the other one ...
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When exactly do you get the coin from the map in Civilization?

The rules are clear about how long can you keep a coin that's on the map Coins on the map Coins gained from squares on the map – whether from a natural gold deposit in the mountains or from a ...
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When can I activate the special Halicarnassus effect?

The rules say what the effect does but not when to use it. Once per era? At the time the wonder upgrade is done? At the end of the game? Something else?
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What is the name of the following Nim variation

The general idea is that there are piles of marbles. Each player, at it's turn, can pick any positive number of marbles from a single pile and also can split the pile into two piles. Picker of the ...
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What can I use as a gateway game for crayon rail games? [closed]

I like the crayon rail games. I've played a lot of Iron Dragon, some EuroRails, and a smattering of others. I'd like to introduce acquaintances who aren't already experienced gamers to them (doing ...
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Beetle crawling up more than one level

Can the beetle crawl up more than one level in a single move? For example, if the beetle is on ground level (level zero), can it move up on top of stack of two pieces (i.e. onto level 2) in one turn? ...
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Lifelink attacking a planeswalker

A player told me that attacking a planeswalker with a creature with lifelink doesn't provide lifegain. It sounds strange to me since damage are dealt by the creature (whatever to who, what). This ...
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Why is “slow play” a thing in Magic?

I keep getting warnings for "slow play" in Magic. Yet being an avid chess player I consider fast playing a crime. Why does the Magic community have a problem with "slow play"? Looking back at chess, ...
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How would Etrata work with double strike?

If I give Etrata, the Silencer double strike, what happens? Am I able to get off the second hit and exile a second creature? Or would she shuffle herself away after the first strike damage (and before ...
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How many scry ones equal infinite scry 1 shortcut?

Can infinite scry 1 be shortcut by searching through your deck? It appears that with a scry 1 ability and some infinite repeat mechanism, one can cut to the card one desires, keeping the deck in ...
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Psychic Corrosion and Day's Undoing

Can someone explain to me how the triggered ability of Psychic Corrosion would interact with Day's Undoing? From what I understand of the stack, the triggered abilities go on the stack after each ...
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How does Underrealm Lich interact with Sylvan Library during your draw step?

In the new Guilds of Ravnica set Underrealm Lich is a creature that changes how you draw cards. If you would draw a card, instead look at the top three cards of your library, then put one into your ...
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Will Kresh the Bloodbraided survive damage through his ability in a boardwide damage scenario?

Kresh the Bloodbraided is on the battlefield with another creature, let's say a 1/1. Kresh has the following ability: Whenever another creature dies, you may put X +1/+1 counters on Kresh the ...
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Spades - last round, 4th position bidding adjustments

In standard 5/500 partnership Spades, the game ends after 5 rounds or when at least one partnership reach 500 points. The partnership with the higher score at that time, wins. Assume you bid in 4th ...

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