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Play all but one + hand limit zero + draw one = stalemate?

Future printings have been revised to: Play all but 1 of your cards. If you started with no cards in your hand and only drew 1, draw an extra card. https://faq.looneylabs.com/archives/faq-tags/...
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Do I win or lose if I play "Trade Hands" while tied for "10 Cards in Hand"?

You lose. This scenario is addressed specifically in the game's official FAQ: Q: How does 10 Cards in Hand work in conjunction with Trade or Rotate Hands? If you and an opponent each have 11 ...
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Play all but one rule is into play. What if play one extra card rule is also in play?

Since the dutch fluxx card says "the one with the most keepers can play one more card" (as opposed to must play one more card) then it would be that player's choice if they want to play the last card ...
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If James Baxter gives me a Creeper can I discard it

If you look at the text on the card you will notice that the instructions are broken up into 3 sections. What this says to me is that first everyone will draw a card and if they get a creeper they ...
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What should be taken into consideration when mixing Fluxx sets?

Mixing Fluxx sets is fun, but it will: probably make the games take longer since you have half as much chance of getting a relevant keeper. The more sets you add the lower the chances of getting the ...
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Fluxx Play All Card and Hand Limit Cards

No. Play All replaces the Play One, or any associated play rule cards. Of the many New Rule cards in Fluxx, there are several archetypes, including: Draw, Play, and Hand Size. Each are categorically ...
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Is the Radioactive Potato passed before the goal is checked?

No, they do not win. The Looney Labs FAQs include a question about timing issues: Q. Does the total effect of playing a card have to be resolved before checking for win conditions, or could someone ...
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Can you trash your own keeper?

Yes, any unless the card specifies who it can be played on you are free to play it on anyone including yourself. You are free to trash your own keeper and play the other card allowing you to win.
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OZ fluxx Tin Woodman vs the Fighting Trees

According to The Rules: Optional actions allowed by new Rules, Keepers, etc., may be performed at any point... ...during the turn sequence. This would include chopping down the Fighting Trees.
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Exchange keepers

This is not address specifically in the official Fluxx FAQ With the card as written in that edition, you should be able to do this. It's worth noting that the word "exchange" doesn't matter here, ...
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Doctor Who Fluxx - do Dalek cards affect all doctors

The text on the Dalek creeper is not exactly clear: "if the Doctor is anywhere on the table, during your turn you can discard both him and this". But all doctors are "the doctor" (The third doctor, ...
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If James Baxter gives me a Creeper can I discard it

Joe W's answer is correct. In an answer to my email from Andrew Looney: My Question: James Baxter says: "All players draw a card. All Creepers in play are immediately discarded." If I ...
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What should be taken into consideration when mixing Fluxx sets?

Apply some houserules to make it easier to achieve goals Mixing Fluxx sets works great for the most part and can be a lot of fun. The biggest issue is that it's harder to get the combination of ...
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Fluxx - Monty Python: Finger of God & Play All

Based on the wording of the card, and a strict interpretation of the rules, yes. To be more specific, if the rule "Play All" is in effect and your daughter has played the "Finger of God", she may ...
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Swap Plays For Draws and Play X with fewer than X cards on hand

This is answered in the Fluxx FAQ: http://faq.looneylabs.com/question/272 if you have 3 plays left, you get to draw 3 cards, even if you only have 1 card left in your hand. Of course, now you’ve ...
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What are the differences between the Fluxx games?

In my experience (I own Martian, Star, Oz and Batman Fluxx), the Creepers are one of the biggest sources of variation between versions. Zombie Fluxx and Martian Fluxx both have lots of Creepers, ...
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What are the differences between the Fluxx games?

The later Fluxx games bought in new card types. The basic sets were: New Rule Allowed a person to add a new rule to the game, there can be more than one new rule Goal Allows the player to change ...
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Are there any house rules for combining Munchkin and Fluxx?

As much as I love Munchkin and Fluxx, the game mechanics are so different that combining them would just cause a headache. How would keepers interact with Kicking down the door? Do goals change the ...
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Swap Plays For Draws and Play X with fewer than X cards on hand

This is a good question, and the answer basically depends on how one should interpret the phrase "as many cards as you have remaining to play" in the card text. One interpretation is that this refers ...
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Brain transference in Star Fluxx

The cards currently in your hand are left on the table. The keepers and creepers in front of you are left where you were. You take over your targets position in the game, and they assume yours.
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Exchange keepers

I think thats a long stretch to try and bend the rules to your favour. The wording is "exchange". I wont use a rules ref here as you quote the card and instead go the dictionary.com One of the ...
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Firefly Fluxx Upgraded Creepers

It's just "if". The Creeper doesn't give you an extra ability to discard a Keeper. It just says what to do "if" you discard a Keeper. Contrast this alternate wording: During your turn, you can ...
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Fluxx Play All Card and Hand Limit Cards

Adding on to Drunk Cynic, they're separate because they affect specific mechanics of the game. While these mechanics may interact, they are not identical and, with the ever-changing nature of the ...
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How do the Batman Cuffs work in Batman Fluxx?

The FAQ already answers part of your question: Q: How exactly do the Batman Cuffs work? A: Yes, the wording on that Keeper is a bit vague. The intention is that you can hide one Creeper ...
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If I use a Mystery Play in Fluxx, does that count as a play?

Free Actions do not count as a Play so Mystery Play and its analogues do not count as a Play and can be used anytime during your turn either before, during, or after drawing and playing. Reference: ...
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When can I use a power of a Keeper in Adventure Time Fluxx?

In the official rules, it states: If a keeper has a special power, you must have the card on the table in front of you in order to make use of the power. So as long as you have the keeper in front ...
Toon Krijthe's user avatar
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Can Monty Python Fluxx be used with the regular Fluxx deck, or is it a separate game?

Yes, with houserules The biggest problem with combining Fluxx sets is that it's more difficult to achieve goals. Most versions of Fluxx have 100 cards, and a particular goal usually requires 2 ...
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