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Questions tagged [cluedo]

Cluedo (or Clue) is a deduction game for 3 to 6 detectives who race to solve a murder. (45-minute playtime)

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Do any Cluedo versions have different numbers of variables?

Are there any versions of Cluedo that do not have exactly 6 suspects, 6 murder weapons, and 9 rooms?
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Cluedo optimal suggestion asking

I am writing an algorithm to ask for the most optimal suggestion (murderer, weapon, place). I would like to hear your opinions about this method, possible improvements, or limitations. In order of ...
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Cluedo with bonus cards. Does move anywhere card let you interact with the place you entered?

I own a Cluedo version that has some bonus cards, which are collected by ending your turn in a red question mark on the board. These bonus cards are: Bonus question, Make someone reveal a card, move ...
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Clue - getting suggestion right early on, what happens?

My family and I were playing a "Nightmare Before Christmas" version of clue tonight. The rules were very similar to the original clue but seems to leave some parts pretty ambiguous. We were about 3 ...
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Odds of 100% first turn accusation in Clue?

Last night my family played clue for the first time in years. It was a 4-person game, though i don't think that matters for this question. I went first and rolled high enough to get to a room for ...
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How many squares is this rectangle on the Clue board?

See the photo for context. My boys had a dispute about moving through this rectangle, whether it counts as one square or whether it should be thought of as containing smaller squares. Do the rules ...
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Questions about the game-play of Cluedo

While playing the game, "Cluedo: Discover the Secrets," we always seem to have an argument about what we can do and what we can't. So, I've came here to put the questions to rest and hopefully have ...
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Would a turn order opposite the disprove order affect the strategy or gameplay in Clue?

The official Clue rules call for a clockwise turn order, and a clockwise order of disproving suggestions. Would changing the order of the turn, or the order of disproving a suggestion so one is the ...
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When to make suggestions that include cards in my own hand in clue?

One strategy I've heard of in clue is to name a card or two in your own hand when making a suggestion. I presume this is primarily so you can gain information about the other two factors that need to ...
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When should I make an accusation in Clue?

In Clue, I can usually use careful observation of my own and others' suggestions to gradually eliminate possibilities. But when should I make the final accusation? Should I wait until I am 100% sure I ...
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What is the difference between the board game “Clue” and the card game “Clue”?

Obviously with the card game, there's not a board or tokens, but is the card game version just as engaging as the board game version? It would be ideal to travel with just the cards, but I'm not sure ...
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Differences between Clue/Cluedo and Clue: Discover the Secrets

I noticed that Hasbro released a new version of Clue last year named Clue: Discover the Secrets. Do you need to use a different strategy in this game, or is it similar to the earlier Clue games? I'...
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Cluedo and the Great Museum Caper characters

Are there any other games in the Cluedo series that has the same characters? The only other one I could find was The Great Museum Caper...