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Solution Wheels, Escape Game Wheels

I was recently playing various exit/escape board games and was wondering how the "solution wheels" are called. Also, does someone know if there are any strategies, techniques or applications to create ...
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What combination of kingdom cards makes for the fewest number of turns to end the game?

I am wondering in a 2 player game, what is the fewest number of turns each players could take to end the game. Lets assume both player are working together to make this happen and have prefect luck, ...
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If I flash in Teferi, Time Raveler, can its passive ability counter a spell on the stack?

If I play Teferi, Time Raveler at instant speed, by way of, for example, Raff Capashen, Ship's Mage, will Teferi's passive ability counter a spell being played by an opponent at a time when they can ...
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How exactly does life link work on a weaker creature? [duplicate]

If a 9/9 creature with lifelink is blocked by a 1/1 creature does the controller of the lifelink creature gain 9 life or 1 life since it could've only dealt 1 damage?
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''and draw a new card?'' Who should draw the new card? The person playing this card or the opponent he chooses?

https://ibb.co/4FYFfqZ Picture is here. Question is simple. Who should draw the card?
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Can I choose the value for X for spells cast with Bolas's Citadel?

There is a new card called Bolas's Citadel which says: You may play the top card of your library. If you cast a spell this way, pay life equal to its converted mana cost rather than pay its ...
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How many cards can I gain in a buy phase with a single buy?

I was playing dominion this afternoon and I gained 4 cards during my buy phase with a single buy1, this was pretty impressive, however this got me wondering: What is the theoretical limit to how many ...
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Do reserved cards get returned when gold token is spent?

I am playing with my son and he reserves a card I wanted and gets a gold token. On his next turn he buys another card and uses the Gold token in his purchase. What happens to the reserved card? He ...
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Can an Instant spell be played during upkeep to interrupt a triggered ability?

BACKGROUND: I played a Saga Rite of Belzenlok. When the saga fully resolves you end up with four 0/1 Cleric creature tokens and a 6/6 black Demon creature with flying and trample. At the beginning ...
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Karn, the Great Creator - what defines a 'card from outside the game' in sealed?

In the upcoming set 'War of the Spark' there is the Planeswalker Karn, the Great Creator. His -2 ability reads as: -2: You may choose an artifact card you own from outside the game or in exile, ...
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Scrabble Letters Real Values [on hold]

How could I calculate a better "value" of Scrabble letters so I would have a better idea of the value each letter adds to a word? I have seen some research showing blank tiles and the letter 's' are ...
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How “Malice Ascendant” works?

In Yu-Gi-Oh!, there is a monster effect card called "Malice Ascendant", which its effect says: During your opponent's Standby Phase, send 1 card from the top of their Deck to the Graveyard for ...
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How does Circu, Dimir Lobotomist interact with defeated players in a Free for All?

Could an opponent cast a card with the same name as a card exiled by Circu, Dimir Lobotomist after you defeat the owner of the card in a Free for All?
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If I put down a draw 4 card and call uno out, can another player place a draw 4 ontop? [duplicate]

My last card was a wild draw 4, I knew my friend had one but I had to put it down. I called uno out and he put his draw 4 ontop of mine. Can he do that?
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Which player is responsible for completing a pawn promotion in tournament-level chess?

Given that players want to conserve their clock time, which player is responsible for placing a pawn-promoted piece on the board, is it the pawn-promoter or the opponent? Related: is there a rule ...
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Arboreal Grazer [duplicate]

hi i have a doubt with the next card thats cames on the next set: can i put a shokland into the battlefield pay the 2 lifes and get the land untaped like withc Growth Spiral? I think is like the same ...
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Why is there a Dummy in Bridge?

I'm not a Bridge player, but I have been reading about the game. This part of the rule surprises me. After the contract is closed, Dummy lays down his/her hand and thereafter doesn't take part in the ...
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Why are Bridge's bid meanings public?

I'm not a Bridge player, but I've been reading about the game. This part of the rules is surprising to me. From Wikipedia's article on Bridge bidding systems, By the rules of the game, the agreed ...
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Value of short side suits in Spades

In Spades, what are the methods that count how many tricks a short side-suit is worth? Steve Fleishman's book Master Spades describe the method called Simple bidding (Appendix A). According to ...
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Would “destroying” Wurmcoil Engine prevent its tokens from being created?

I attacked with Wurmcoil Engine and my friend blocked with Stinkweed Imp which has the ability "Whenever Stinkweed Imp deals combat damage to a creature, destroy that creature." My friend argues that ...
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Does Sylvok Lifestaff work with Bronze Bombshell?

Suppose I use Endless Whispers to gift a Bronze Bombshell to my opponent. Do I have enough time to equip a Sylvok Lifestaff that I already have on the field to the Bronze Bombshell before the ...
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What is the penalty and procedure at Duplicate Bridge when a player revokes twice

What is the penalty and procedure when at duplicate Bridge a player revokes unnoticed then revokes again the next trick around, this time noticed by an opponent before a further card is played. In ...
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Enrage and damage calculation mid phase [duplicate]

I attack with Bellowing Aegisaur and other creatures and they choose to block all of my creatures. Would I, as the attacker, get to assign combat damage, and can choose Bellowing Aegisaur's attack ...
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Whose shadow is in the background of Mox Amber?

The Dominaria printing of Mox Amber has a person's shadow on the right side of the art. It looks like the person has either a helmet or horns. They are the wrong shape for Nicol Bolas. Is this the ...
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RAW v. RAI concerning enumerated card names [duplicate]

Let’s say I have 2 Elvish Visionaries on the battlefield. I resolve a third EV with the other two alive. The two other EVs have the card text, “When Elvish Visionary ETB, draw a card”. Will the third ...
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Why this challenge in Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's Tag Force wasn't completed?

I was playing Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's Tag Force in PPSSPP "PSP emulator for Android". In this game, there are a challenge list to complete; one of those challenges is: 001 - Caused 10,000 or more points ...
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In Uno H2O, what is the difference between these two cards?

Today I was playing Uno H2O and I found these two cards, but I'm not sure what is the difference between these? One looks like a Wild Draw 4, but it doesn't have the +4 on it, so I'm confused about ...
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Is there a card that has opponents discard cards whenever they lose life?

I was wondering whether I could create an infinite loop using Fell Specter and a card with an ability similar to or exactly like this one: Whenever an opponent loses life, that player discards a ...
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what does “you control enchanted creature” mean

I'm confused. Corrupted Conscience has an ability where it says you control enchanted creature. Does that mean you can put it on an opponent's creature and use that creature to attack the other player?...
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Where does the shark send the divers?

When the Shark moves and displaces divers, do they go to the beach or back to the player's supply?
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If I activate the effect of Hand Destruction but I send Kidmodo Dragon to the graveyard, can I activate Kidmodo Dragon's effect?

Lets say I have a hand consisting of: "Kidmodo Dragon", "Red-Eyes B. Dragon", and "Hand Destruction". If I activate Hand Destruction and discard Kidmodo Dragon, can I activate Kidmodo dragon's effect ...
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Gloomhaven - movement dance to gain momentum

The Brute in our party has an attack that is based on movement. Using 4 movement, does using 4 Move to back out of their hex and back into it 2x count as moving 4 spaces?
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Can I use the Angel's Feather to roll higher than the dice would allow?

For haunt 41 (Invisible Traitor) they are allowed 3 dice for their sneak attack, which is a max roll of 6. Can he use the Angel's Feather and choose 8 like the card says, even if the max roll he could ...
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Could a creature enter the battlefield as a copy of creature that can't enter the battlefield? [closed]

Could a creature enter the battlefield as a copy of creature that can't enter the battlefield?
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Who controls negative creature enchantments?

If a player casts e.g. Waterknot on enemy creature, who is the controller of the Waterknot? And in case the enchantment on enemy creature has activated abilities, who can activate them? The ...
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Controller change mechanics

How do abilities work when card controller changes? Playing MTGA I saw these: Taking control of Rekindling Phoenix and having it die creates the egg for the new controller, which makes sense to me. ...
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Looking to identify an unusual type of solitaire

I went to college in the 1980s and someone there showed me an unusual way to play solitaire that I've played ever since. This game uses one standard deck of cards [no jokers]. Two rows of cards are ...
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If I gain control of my opponent's Hostage Taker, can I cast card it exiled?

Hostage Taker says: When Hostage Taker enters the battlefield, exile another target creature or artifact until Hostage Taker leaves the battlefield. You may cast that card for as long as it remains ...
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The Phantom Knights of Cloven Helm; can it activate more than once?

Does The Phantom Knights of Cloven Helm gain 500 attack every time a phantom monster is sent to the graveyard or just once whilst its on the field?
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Oath of Teferi targeting Oath of Teferi?

So I know that ETB happens before the legendary rule kicks in, and you have to choose a target for sacrifice before ETB. So if I play a new Oath of Teferi, I first choose to sacrifice the old Oath of ...
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Why is it important that the digits be all different?

In standard Bulls and Cows, the digits of the chosen number must be all different. Is this rule crucial for the "playability" of the game? In other words: if I ignore this rule and allow choosing a ...
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On-attack triggers and removal for attacking or tapped creatures

My opponent controls creatures with on-attack triggers (e.g. Ulamog, the Infinity Gyre with its Annihilator trigger or Edgar Markov with its buff trigger). I have in my hand instant-speed removal ...
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Is Root really asymmetrical and balanced?

As in the title, I wonder if the game really has different win conditions and gameplay between factions, I wasn't able to grasp it in reviews. Also are every factions equally inclined to win or are ...
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Duplicate Bridge [duplicate]

Can the Dummy ever play a card without direction from Declarer? What if an Ace is led by the defense and there are 1 or more cards in the same suit in Dummy? What if a card is led by a Defender and ...
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If my opponent casts Ultimate Price on my Phantasmal Bear, can I save it by casting Snap or Curfew?

I attack with Phantasmal Bear. My opponent responds by casting Ultimate Price and targets my bear. Can I save my creature by casting Snap or Curfew? If I had a regular creature, I know that Curfew ...
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Card Tragic Slip [duplicate]

does the -1/-1 placed on a creature trigger the effect on 'Hapatra, Vizier of Poisons'. The section of the card which states 'When you put one or more -1/-1 counterson a creature'.
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Vorinclex, does my opponents land untap if they were tapped before i summoned him?

If I summon Vorinclex, Voice of Hunger and my opponent already had lands tapped before hand, do they untap on his turn or do they stay tapped?
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Does Chimeric Mass stay a creature in the grave for the rest of the turn it dies?

I control a Chimeric Mass with no charge counters on it. If I were to turn it into a creature and it dies, would it stay a creature in the graveyard until end of turn, or would it turn back into an ...
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If I can cast sorceries at instant speed, can I use sorcery-speed activated abilities at instant speed?

So Teferi, Time Raveler is down, and I have +1'ed him. I may now "cast sorcery spells as though they had flash". My Adorned Pouncer is in the graveyard, and can be Eternalized "only as a sorcery". ...
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Can a Villager vote himself?

Some roles, like the angel or the village idiot, want to be voted themselves. Is it valid to any villager to vote for himself?

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