Toon Krijthe
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Can a settlement disrupt roads in Settlers of Catan
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If you build a settlement on his road, you disrupt it yes. See also: catan-longest-road-clarification. You can build on any place if: You can reach it by road or ship The vacant spot has no ...

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Which board game is this token from with a number on the front and "SW" on the back?
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The token is from Small World. You can see it in the pictures there. Here's a photo taken of the Small World instruction manual laid on top of the box lid. Note the illustrations of the coins in the ...

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Can other pieces capture a threatening piece and prevent a checkmate?
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Yes, you can capture the attacking piece with any one of your pieces, as long as you get out of the check. But in this case, the king is also attacked by the rook. So, you are checkmate.

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Can I Nope a Defuse?
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Nope. From the rules Nope Stop any action except for an Exploding Kitten or a Defuse Card. Imagine that any card (or Pair or Special Combo ) beneath a Nope Card no longer exists You can not nope ...

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Last turn in Ticket to Ride: clarification
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He can only claim a route with length 1 because he only has one train. You will not magically get more trains because it is the last turn so all normal rules still apply. By the rules: Game End When ...

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Munchkin: Charity: Giving cards to someone who has 5 already
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You still give them. But those players must discard extra cards at their charity phase (if they are still the player with the lowest level). This rule gives a slight advantage to players with the ...

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Which game is this six-sided die with two sets of runic-looking plus, minus and empty sides from?
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These are fudge or fate dice used for the fudge role playing game. Fudge uses customized "Fudge dice" which have an equal number of plus, minus and blank sides. A number of these dice are ...

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In Stratego, what happens if in the setup a player puts all six bombs in the front row but not behind the lakes?
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If you can't move, you lose the game. Here is an excerpt from the rules: If all of your movable pieces have been removed and you cannot move or attack on a turn, you must give up and declare your ...

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Can I conduct an auction to sell my property?
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From the rules: SELLING PROPERTY...Unimproved properties, railroads and utilities (but not buildings) may be sold to any player as a private transaction for any amount the owner can get; however, no ...

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How do I score this field in Carcassonne?
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According to the rules: Each field is worth 3 points per adjacent completed city. So the city must share a line with the field. It does this for three of the cities. The small vertical city is ...

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Can I begin a turn when there is only 1 card remaining in the player deck?
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The game ends when you have to draw cards and there are not enough. If, as you are about to draw, there are fewer than 2 cards left in the Player Deck, the game ends and your team has lost! (Do not ...

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Chance card in monopoly
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The idea is, that you move clockwise (the normal direction) on the board until you reach your destination. If you passed Go, you collect the $200. If you did not pass Go, you did not collect $200. In ...

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Interesting boardgames to play with children
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Carcassonne is great with kids. Not too complicated, and they learn to divide their attention between long term and short term goals.

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Diplomacy - failed attack
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We have Austria F Ion-Gre Turkey F Aeg-Gre Italy F EMa-Aeg F Ion-Gre bounces with F Aeg-Gre because both have strength 1 so nobody wins. As a result the fleets never leave their spaces and ...

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What are the requirements to build a city?
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There's only one other requirement: You need to have a spare city in stock. To summarize, all the requirements are: You need to have the required resources. You need to have a settlement on the ...

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What components does "everybody" have?
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chess checkers six-sided dice playing cards pen & paper coins simple play pieces (meeples or other incarnations)

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Settlers of Catan : "Can we build after rolling a 7"
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Yes you can do anything after roling a 7. You won't get any new resources. If you have too much, you must return some. And you can move the robber.

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If I drive through a pit, do I die?
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Yes, if you drive over a pit, gravity wins. This is a game, not a cartoon. This is mentioned in the rules page 8. Destruction: A robot is destroyed when: It receives its tenth Damage ...

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In Robo Rally, do robots that get pushed onto a conveyor by a pusher also move via conveyor?
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The order of board element movement is in the rules (page 6). Express conveyor belts move 1 space in the direction of the arrows. Express conveyor belts and normal conveyor belts move 1 space in the ...

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What is the name of this pyramid game?
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It is called Pyramidis (at least the dutch version). I found one last year in a thrift store. Fun little game. To move, take a stack of pyramids of which the top color is yours and put these one by ...

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Is sharing your ports with other players legal?
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Ports/harbors enhance the maritime trade. This is a trade between one player and the bank. You can only use maritime trade during your turn. So it is not possible to offer port services to other ...

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Monopoly : What to do when a player doesn't want to sell?
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Forcing players to trade is not part of the game. You can try to make her an offer. But she has the right to refuse it. If a player has one of each color, they have a strong trade point because they ...

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Games that have no element of luck.
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Set No luck at all, just plain skill.

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What is the highest achievable score in Catan
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Although the maximum is 22 points, this is not possible in a real game, because the game stops as soon as one player has 10 or more points. So we need to find the maxium number of points that can be ...

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Nope card following a chain of Attack Cards
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Player D nopes the attack card of player C. So it is still player C's turn and he/she has to resolve the double attack. See this question for the resolution of the double attack.

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Microbot Alpha: how far does it consider others Microbots?
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Yes. All minions are considered Microbots. So everything that applies to Microbots applies to all your minions in play. However, as included in the Pretty Pretty Smash Up rules, page 10: "A minion"...

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Identify this two-player game with wheels in a wall
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In Dutch it was called "Onderuit". Also known as Downspin. There where several discs that could be replaced to make the game harder or simpler. The later versions of the game worked with keys (one ...

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Is it a good strategy for the Seer to reveal his identity at the beginning?
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It is almost never wise to claim to be the seer. And it seldom happens. But sometimes it can be a smart move. Especially if another player claims to be the seer. If two people claim to be the seer, ...

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Catan : how to play with extension 5-6 players when we are less than 5?
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The 5-6 player extentions contains tiles, number fiches and additional playing pieces so there is enough to play with more players. It contains scenario's for 5 and 6 players. You can play with 3 ...

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Are there differences between the different country's editions of Cards Against Humanity?
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Yes, I have both the US and the UK version. There are different cards in both editions. And there are cards with slightly different texts (for example Dear Abby in the US version and Dear Agony Aunt ...

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