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Which, and how many, dual lands?

Pretty new to playing magic, even newer to building my own decks. When playing multicolored, which and how many dual lands should be played? Also, if putting let's say 4 dual lands into a deck. Do I ...
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Reef route movement rules

The kids boardgame, Reef route, seems to be missing some rules from the rulebook. Nothing too serious, but it still bothers me. In the rules is stated that a small fish gets eaten by a predator when ...
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stack with static abilities and when does a card go to the graveyard [on hold]

I have been reading up on the stack and how it works, which confuses me even more in certain situations. 1) I have Sigil Captain on the battlefield. My opponent has Engineered Plague with soldier as ...
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Necroskitter and creatures dying because of placing -1/-1 counters

Necroskitter has the ability to return creatures your opponents control under your control if they die with a -1/-1 counter on them. Sound perfectly fine to me, but I read here that when an undying ...
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One card in hand

A player has several melds but no canastas. The player has only one card left in his hand. He picks up a card that he can add to one of his melds - but not enough to make a canasta. Can he add that ...
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Chandra, Awakened Inferno vs Gods Willing

If Chandra, Awakened Inferno does its last ability for -x to my creature and I respond with Gods Willing to give my creature protection from red, does Chandra's -x to my creature fizzle? I guess the ...
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MTG: Ixidron vs Morph

I couldn't find the answer to this but what happens if you have a face down morph on the field and someone plays Ixidron? Does my morph creature stay face down or do they get turned up?
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Can I survive every enchantment, creature, and artifact in the game entering the battlefield at the same time?

This question is inspired by Frank Karsten's (pretty ridiculous) article What If Every Enchantment in Magic Entered the Battlefield at the Same Time? His conclusion at the end of the article, where he ...
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How to design a ticket to ride fan expansion? [on hold]

I want to design a unofficial map for ticket to ride. I as wondering why gave which cities 7-8 connecting cities, and others two and how he decided which colors to make each connection. if theres a ...
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Ticket to ride: What is the math behind the point values of city pairs?

I want to make a custom ticket to ride map. I am trying to figure out what the mathematical formulas are behind the design. why alan moon decided which city pairs to put on the cards, and how to value ...
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Unique Assets with same name in my possession

When Encounter instructs me to gain new Unique Asset and I receive the same card that I have in my possession. What happens? Do I get both of them or I should discard the card I have?
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What does this oval symbol at the bottom of Magic cards mean? [duplicate]

This is not related to game play as far as I know. Creatures such as Shivan Dragon, Victory's Herald and Glyph Keeper, and even enchantments like the double-sided Search for Azcanta, there is this ...
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D.D. Esper Star Sparrow vs Compulsory Evacuation Device

Let's say D.D. Esper Star Sparrow was special summoned from graveyard by its own effect, then Compulsory Evacuation Device was activated on him. D.D. Esper Star Sparrow: There can only be 1 "D.D. ...
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Can you identify this “memory” card game with 3 secret cards, lowest score wins

Last summer, my nephew taught our family a card game. I think he learned it in Singapore. We would like to find out what the game is called. THE RULES - as best as I can remember them: Each player ...
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My friend put wild color card. It was my turn after her. Can I put another wild color card?

My friend put wild color card. It was my turn to put. Is it possible to put another wild color card?
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What is the appropriate response to a jump rebid by responder under Standard American?

Last week, I played my first session of bridge in about five years, meaning that I was "rusty," and I was also at a new club with a partner I had just met, who mentioned "Standard American." Sitting ...
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Difōmā Raiton and going to zero Life Points

I have a question about a Yu-Gi-Oh card that I have been thinking a bit about: Difōmā Raiton or in English Morphtronic Lantron. In the anime, it appears in 5D's in the second season (episodes 142-143)...
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Nope card following a chain of Attack Cards

In a game of Exploding Kittens, what happens when a chain of attack cards is terminated by a Nope card? For example; Player A plays an Attack card Player B plays an Attack card Player C plays an ...
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“Once per turn..” including opponent's turn?

As the title mentions, if explicitly mentioned in the text just "once per turn" (without mentioned "your turn" or "opponent turn"), does that mean it's both turns? Like Eternal Soul: Every "Dark ...
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What are the Differences Between Formula Dé and Formula D?

Thinking about trading for one of these variations of Formula D, but would like to know which one is the preferable version. Are there differences in rules, component quality, or both?
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Does relieving the “volatility” of supply rolls make Afrika Korps better for the Germans?

The last time I went out to play this game (four decades ago), someone offered me the following proposition. Given that the Germans get their supplies two times out of three during the game, why don't ...
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Are the Germans' winning chances in Afrika Korps concentrated in 1941?

I played several games as a teenager, but never lasted beyond November 1941 on either side. That's when the British get massive reinforcements for Operation Crusader. As I remember, the Operation ...
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Teferi's Time Twist on creature with +1/+1 counter

If I control a River Sneak with a +1/+1 counter on it and then play Teferi's Time Twist targeting my River Sneak would the river sneak return as a 4/4 or a 3/3?
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magic: the gathering enchantment problem

If I have an enchantment creature with an aura attached to it, and I bestow the enchantment creature on another creature, does the aura go with it or go to the graveyard? Can an enchantment creature ...
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In Unstable Unicorns, does the Pandamonium card cancel unicorn card effects?

Scenario: A player (John) has the Queen Bee Unicorn card in their stable. The effect of the Queen Bee Unicorn card is that basic unicorns can no longer enter the stables of other players: "Basic ...
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In Gin-Rummy, what is the chances to draw a gin hand on the first turn?

In Gin-Rummy, in the start of a round players draw 10 cards. What is the probability to draw 10 cards such that all the cards are part of some meld?
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Does having protection from Grapeshot work against the storm copies?

Do storm copies have the same name as the original card? If you name Grapeshot with Runed Halo, do you have protection from the copies as well? I remember back in the day you could not have ...
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Which tracks on Formula D / Formule Dé has the greatest straight line?

On Formula D/ Formule Dé, one's speed is determined by the dices you use. The Sixth dice, allows one player to move to a maximum of 30 spaces. This is the greatest dice available. Formula D/Formule Dé ...
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Determining Naval Interceptions

I have a complicated situation involving four major powers. The below chart will summarize their relations. Both sets of allies are using simultaneous movement. France Russia Spain ...
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Is there efficient token generation in Black or White?

Is there any black or white cards that whenever opponent loses a life (or when I gain life) create a creature token? I'm planning a combo with Corpse Knight and Impassioned Orator. If so can you ...
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How to craft multiple symbols cards as the Vagabond?

I played a bit of this game and the rules are still quite fuzzy for me. The craft rules for the Vagabond tells he can craft if he got a "fresh" hammer and he produces one element of the color of the ...
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Why is Skullclamp banned?

The following card is banned in current tournament formats: Equipped creature gets +1/-1. When equipped creature is put into a graveyard, draw two cards. Cast 1, equip 1 (artifact). http://...
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In MTG, what happens when a player loses in multiplayer?

In Magic: The Gathering, the rules for a player losing in a multiplayer game are quite complex, so I'd like to try to understand them by example. I would be happy to ask each of these situations as a ...
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How does Cascade work with Teferi?

Teferi, Time Raveler says that enemies can only cast spells at sorcery speed. Does this prevent spells that are getting cast off of Cascade from casting?
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What happens to excess combat damage?

If I attack a target player with a 4/4 flyer and a 2/2 flyer, and the target player uses a single 1/1 flyer to block the 4/4 flyer (and doesn't block the 2/2 flyer), do they only take 2 damage (i.e., ...
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How can we remember to score points for claimed routes?

When we play Ticket to Ride we sometimes forget to score the points and move the score markers. You know; you're playing not only to get points, but to enjoy the game. And when someone realises they ...
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Can I block with a previously bestowed creature?

When a creature enchanted with a bestow creature dies while blocking a creature, the bestow enchantment becomes a creature. Can that creature block in the same combat, even though all the blockers ...
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Cuba Libre: Is Cash Laundered by another player earmarked for a particular LimOp?

In Cuba Libre by GMT Games, Rule 2.3.6 (Launder) has the following clause that allows another player to Launder Cash in another's favor: ... Alternatively, a different Faction may remove its own ...
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Auction when player has not enough money to buy?

A player puts a power plant up for auction. Is that allowed if he doesn't have enough money to buy it himself?
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Which monster does the summon focus on? Long way around, avoiding traps, or get stuck behind a player?

We're a bit confused about how to select Monster Focus and Player Summon Focus. Check out the situation below: We use little miniatures for the player summons instead of the disks. So the little dog/...
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If cards exiled by Karn, Scion of Urza enter the graveyard/battlefield, do they still have the silver counter?

Let's say I have a Karn, Scion of Urza. I tick up, and one card gets exiled with a silver counter. Later, that card is processed by Wasteland Strangler, reanimated by Reanimate, and then re-exiled by ...
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Can I play a first turn Simic Growth Chamber to have 3 mana available in the second turn?

Using a card like Simic Growth Chamber (there are others for other colour combinations) in the first turn and a "normal" land in the second, can I have 3 mana available in the second turn? Simic ...
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How does US/UK scoring work for the invasion of Japan?

In the game Churchill, how does US/UK scoring work for the invasion of Japan? We've been poring over the rules, coming to several different conclusions. If all US/UK fronts invade Japan at once, how ...
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Citadels Bell Tower and end game conditions

Can I put the bell tower card down if I don't have seven district's but another player does? I'm asking because I just played for the first time and I made this move and ended the game without wanting ...
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When will a summon/monster step on a trap?

Follow-up question to Which monster does the summon focus on? Long way around, avoiding traps, or get stuck behind a player?. If I replace the first player on Path 3 with a trap... would the summon ...
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Bridge, when does dummy hand get laid down?

Does the dummy hand lay down trump before or after the first card is played?
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Misreading your hand when knocking in Gin

What happens when a player knocks and misreads their hand? This hand recently came up: I announced a knock but mistakenly included a card as deadwood that could have been played. If the card (6c) ...
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Does anyone remember how to play a card game called “Wreck Your Neighbor's House”? [closed]

The card game was a little similar to Solitare but the set up of the cards was different. My family and I used to play this game 20-30yrs ago with my grandmother but we have all forgotten how to play ...
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Trying to figure out which version of solitaire this is

All cards are laid face up in 4 rows of 13 and the goal is to get into one pile but you can only move cards that are next to each other or 4 spaces away.
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Rummikub Joker After Replacement

Tournament rules state that if a joker is in a meld one can not take from that meld. The joker can only be replaced with the tile the joker represented and used to make a meld with 2 tiles from your ...

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