In Rivals For Catan, the Library card says that: "When you build the Library, you may immediately choose a card from a draw stack."

Does this mean that you look through a draw stack and select which card to take? Or do you take the top card from a draw stack of your choice?


I would say that "choose a card" indicates you may look through a stack; otherwise, they would have been more specific and said to take a card from the top, or take a card at random, or something like that. Admittedly, they could have been a little clearer.

According to this BoardGameGeek link, Professor Easy's Interactive Online Tutorial has an example where one of the players is shown using the library to look through a stack. I must have clicked 100 "Next" links and didn't see that, but I spaced out near the end.

  • Oh hey, that's your post over on BGG that I linked to, looks like you got the same answer there. – LittleBobbyTables May 24 '11 at 1:14

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