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Questions about how to create or use customized game pieces for existing games or for developing new games. This includes replacing the existing pieces with better ones, or implementing an existing m…
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an entirely card-based game of empire building and struggle. Players settle and conquer worlds, construct economic and military developments, and produce and consume goods to po…
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A card game similar to Contract Rummy for two - six players. The aim is to complete 10 melds in sequence.
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A Chinese rummy-like game played with tiles. Depending on the version being played the tiles consist of suits (Bamboo, Crack, and Dots) of 10 tiles each, Winds (North, South, East, and West), Dragons …
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Regarding "table manners" in the play of the game.
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Like a miniature version of pool, in carrom (2-4 players, 60 minutes) players use their fingers to flick the striker at the carrom-men in a race to sink all the men of their color and finally the red …
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A trick-taking card game, similar to Whist, in which Spades are trumps. Players bid the number of tricks they expect to make from the hand and then aim to make at least that number.
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The first expansion to Catan. Players can now build ships to expand their horizons and take on whatever new challenges may await them across the sea...
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The 2nd Dominion expansion, built around the theme of making choices.
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An asymmetrical role-playing boardgame where a team of adventurers cooperate to battle through dungeons against whatever threats the overlord throws against them.
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a fast-paced, cooperative dice game of supernatural intrigue. Players take the roles of investigators racing against time to stave off the imminent return of the Ancient Ones. Investigat…
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a series of epic empire-building games of interstellar conflict, trade, and struggle for power. This tag is for the entire series of the game. Please add the the version specifi…
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Tips and tricks for board and card game storage, particularly custom or after-market storage methods for games with an inadequate native storage method or whose storage method is large and/or cumberso…
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a short card game for 2-5 players with the goal to be the first to complete three property groups from Monopoly.
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A version of Pandemic involving persistent gameplay, including permanently altering the board and tearing up cards. Questions and answers which reveal changes and other hidden content should use spoil…
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For questions about Magic: The Gathering's Competitive REL (Rules Enforcement Level), used at major tournaments and competitive events (for example Pro Tour Qualifiers and Grand Prix Day 1).
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for guidance around usage of Magic: The Gathering cards with a face on both sides, such as in-game rules or tournament handling expectations. Please also tag with [magic-the-gathering].
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the art of responding to specific situations as they appear and choosing the best course of action
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Game based on the traditional Middle-Eastern game of Okey. You try to get rid of all your tiles by forming numbers into runs of 3 or more, or groups of 3-4 of a kind. Played tiles become communal and …
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A card game commonly played in casinos pitting each player against the dealer in a partial-information competition to collect cards totaling as close to 21 as possible without going over.
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Eclipse can be played by 2-6 Players (base game) and places you in control of a vast interstellar civilization, competing for success with its rivals. You will explore new star systems, research techn…
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Refers to objects outside of a game that can help with game play, maintenance, storage, or creation.
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The physical pieces used in a game. They may include things common to many games (like dice), or things relating only to the particular game.
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for questions specifically about the Magic: the Gathering Arena video game platform. Don't use this tag if you have a generic Magic: the Gathering question about a situation which happened in an Arena…
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For guidance around usage of Magic: The Gathering card effects related to face-down cards, such as through Manifest or Morph effects, for in-game rules or tournament handling expectations. Please also…
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A very old 2-player game with checkers played on a board with 24 "points." The object is to move (based on dice rolls) all your checkers past points controlled by your opponent, and ultimately off the…
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A cooperative game where 2-4 players try to escape a mysterious island after saving its four treasures. But the island sinks deeper with every step the adventurers take... Playtime: 30 minutes.
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The average or "normal" time it takes to play a game. Some games have play times that vary widely from one game from the next. Others have a structured sequence of events that keep play times within r…
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The 5th Dominion expansion, built around the theme of big money and big actions.
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Some Magic: the Gathering expansions and/or promotional cards are printed without the explicit intention to be playable in any formats, like the Un-Sets (Unglued, Unhinged, Unstable), or the Happy Hol…
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a social deduction game for 5-10 players where they must unmask the traitors in their midst in order to successfully complete 3 of 5 missions against the oppressive empire.
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Computer AI covers the algorithms that govern the way a computer plays board games.
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A cooperative board game where a group of mercenaries take on monsters in dungeon crawls linked by an RPG-like campaign.
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Questions about different editions or versions of the same game.
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For questions about how Planeswalker cards work. Please also tag with [magic-the-gathering].
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A popular tournament format for Bridge where each table plays with identical pre-set hands of cards.
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