Toon Krijthe
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Selling properties while owing another player
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You can sell houses and hotels to the bank (at 50% value). You can sell empty property to another player even if it is mortgaged. SELLING PROPERTY... Unimproved properties, railroads and utilities (...

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Designing a 8x8 grid game, looking for example rules
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Roborally does this on a far more complex scale. Here you program the pieces 5 steps ahead and the board has obstacles, moving elements and traps. The board is also bigger and you have to complete a ...

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In Rummikub, can you split a run on the end or it must be within the ends? ex- 34567 turned into 234...&...567
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If 34567 is on the table and you have a matching 5, you can split into 345, 67 and add the 5 to the 67 to get 567. If 34567 is on the table and you have a matching 2, you can add the 2 to get 234567. ...

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Exploding Kittens- Slap to get out of multiple turns
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You have been slapped thrice, so you now have 3 turns to complete. If you have a slap card as return, you can shift all to another player. But if you don't have a slap card, you can not return. But if ...

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When to play a Knight card
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According to the rules, you can play a Knight card in your turn if you want. But only in your turn. b) Playing Development Cards At any time during your turn, you may play 1 Development Card ...

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Bang and Panic Cards
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The rules say "“Draw a card” from “a player at distance 1”". This is in the second edition FAQ (unfortunately no link, but it is referenced in a discussion at boardgamegeek): Q28. Can I use ...

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What is this game involving moving circular levels and small balls that get moved up and down them?
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It sounds like Valkuil — its Dutch name. The English name is Stay Alive.

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Settlers of Catan ended in argument, your thoughts?
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Vou have several question regarding this event: Was I right to be trying to convince players to target Ned more than they were or was I overreacting? Part of the game is psychology and diplomacy. ...

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What are the criteria for the best move in Scrabble?
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I hope I understand the question enough. You could say, the best move is the one that gives you the most points. But that only looks at the current move, not the entire game. If your best moves gives ...

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Werewolves of Miller's Hollow Tie
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Yes the game can end without any player alive. It happens sometimes. And in that case, the game is a tie. With the basic rules, there can be as much as four deaths in a single night. Wolf eats ...

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Diplomacy Support Question?
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You can only send orders for your own units. You can use diplomacy to request another player to issue an order, but they are not required to do so. You can issue an order to support a unit of another ...

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Can "Crabs Adjust Humidity" be used as an expansion to "Cards Against Humanity"?
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I have both Crabs against Humidity and Guards against Insanity. They can be mixed with Cards against Humanity. They have different backs but that is not a real problem. Personally, I think the ...

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Do you need to show what you draw?
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It is not defined in the rules. You get the most interesting game by drawing blind and revealing only the exploding kitten. Edit I just found a section in the rules that implies very clearly that ...

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Ticket to Ride house rule to help players with short destination tickets
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Yes, without the risk of beïng disrupted, the long routes are a winner. I'm not sure if your solution helps. But I have a few of my own: Disregard the points for the routes. Divide the routes in ...

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In Robo Rally, can any number of robots be pushed?
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They had the same discussion on bgg. Yes you can push multiple robots.

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In Smash Up, do I have to execute an effect when a card is played or can I choose to do it later in the turn?
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The effect is resolved immediately. But in this case, the effect is to add 1 to the total number of minions that can be played. And you can play actions and minions in any order you like. So no, ...

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How to eliminate advantages gained from the seating position of inferior players?
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If there is too much of a difference between players such that winning is not an option for the "lesser" players, try to focus on having fun. The players won't return if they always lose. Another ...

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Clarifying house rules for Monopoly
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Some rules not mentioned: give other players a cake (preferably self baked) if caught cheating. don't pay rent to a owner that is in jail. Edit Ok, the three times a double roll lands you in jail ...

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Official Diplomacy sets, variations and where to buy
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The original has wooden pieces, not plastic. Blocks for the armies and flat pointed ovals for the fleets. But I haven't seen that in a while. There have been versions in other languages (at least I ...

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Saboteur 2 - Restrictions on playing "trapped!" in the end of the round
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In the rules there are no special restrictions for the new action cards. In the normal gameplay: When it is your turn, you have to take one of the four following actions: Place a path card in the ...

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Initial move in rummikub
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The initial meld can only use tiles from the player rack. So it is not possible to extend the turn with tiles from the board. This is clear from the rules: The initial meld: In order to make an ...

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Can you replace a Joker with a bonus joker?
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I don't think this is possible. In the rules is the line "Special jokers cannot replace a Regular Joker or any other type of special joker.". This implies you can not replace the joker ...

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Diplomacy - dislodged unit still disrupts another?
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Each unit has one potential action each phase. But each year has five phases: Spring movement Spring disband/retreat (if needed) Fall movement Fall disband/retreat (if needed) Build/break (if needed) ...

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Diplomacy question involving a convoy
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If the convoy is not dislodged, the army can use it as long as it has enough strength to enter the area.

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Can joker be played with no other tiles?
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There is nothing in the rules that prevents you from playing a joker as a single tile, as long as you had your initial meld. It can be advantageous if another player is about to win and you don't want ...

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Catan settlements on roads
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Yes you can build a settlement if: You have a settlement left in stock You have the resources to build the settlement There is no adjacent settlement or city There is one of your roads or ships ...

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Rummikub Joker Question
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Yes, you can combine sets into new sets. As long as you follow the rules. That is the fun part of the game. From Wikipedia: Joker substitution: A set containing a joker can have tiles added to ...

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Which are the ways of discovering?
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In the rules: Discovering with Ships To discover new land, you must move one of your ships towards the unexplored areas of the board (example 3 A). If, after moving a ship, one of its ends (bow or ...

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Monopoly strategy if every unowned property goes to auction immediately?
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This kind of bidding brings elements of poker into the game. Bids are blind. Bidder with highest bid takes the property, pays second highest price. I assume, bidders must be able to pay their bid. ...

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Diplomacy - Movement question
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No you can not cut support to your own attack. I tried this in jDip and the result was that the support was not cut. The fleet from Bar went to StP and the fleet in StP was destroyed. This is ...

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