5 votes
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Forbidden desert - how to play with the water carrier

Yes, any share of water drops one player's canteen by one, to raise someone else's canteen by one. The Water Carrier's special abilities are: can share water with players in adjacent spaces, doesn'...
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4 votes
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Is it allowed to play a jetpack when buried?

A rules faq on boardgamegeek here says you can. Yes. While a buried player cannot take any action other than removing sand, using equipment doesn't take an action.
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2 votes

Forbidden Desert: Valid Navigator and Climber combo to save two buried players for one action?

I don't have my game/rules with me, but I don't think that is a legal combination. My understanding is that the Climber can take someone with him, but that someone would have to go with him for his ...
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Forbidden Desert: Valid Navigator and Climber combo to save two buried players for one action?

The rules specifically state that the Climber "may" take 1 other player with her when she "moves," which I take to mean that it's the Climber's prerogative whether or not she takes anyone "when she ...

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