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Beginner Go question

I just learned how to play GO today, and I was stuck on one thing in particular. This was the board state: As you can see on the south-west corner, I tried to capture my opponent’s(which is a computer, 25 kyu)group of pieces. But I found out that I couldn’t place my pieces on those […]

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What is this wooden animals game with unique dice?

Does anyone recognize these game pieces? I found them at a second hand store and having a hard time finding where they come from. Here is what I have (all wooden): 4 blue roosters (?) 4 green pine trees 4 red ducks 4 brown rabbits 3 yellow chickens (?) 3 white sheep 1 normal size […]

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What is this wooden animals game with unique dice?

Does anyone recognize these game pieces? I found them at a second hand store and having a hard time finding where they come from. Here is what I have (all wooden): 4 blue roosters (?) 4 green pine trees 4 red ducks 4 brown rabbits 3 yellow chickens (?) 3 white sheep 1 normal size […]

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What is this wooden animals game with unique dice?

Does anyone recognize these game pieces? I found them at a second hand store and having a hard time finding where they come from. Here is what I have (all wooden): 4 blue roosters (?) 4 green pine trees 4 red ducks 4 brown rabbits 3 yellow chickens (?) 3 white sheep 1 normal size […]

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Is it legal to continue building a route after it has been cut off by an opponent’s settlement?

Say I have a 6 road segment path with only a settlement at one of the ends. If an opponent were to intercept at halfway and place a settlement, splitting my road in half of 3 segments, can I continue developing (placing more roads, building new settlements) the half which has been cut off from […]

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Phase 10- how to discard

Me and my friends are playing phase 10 and we all grew up playing it two different ways and we don’t know what the correct way is. After you put down you phase and are trying to get rid of your cards do u just discard without drawing or do u have to draw and […]

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Can’t play bluffing game like Avalon or Were

First, I’ve no problem with my logic. I can play strategy games, coding. But I don’t know why when it’s come to bluffing game like Avalon or Werewolf, My brain is dead. I just don’t get what they talking about during game. Who is bluffing who for what? How can I adjust my mind to […]

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What are the odds in Scrabble of not being able to make a legal move on opening turn

I’ve been playing the game for 50 years and this happened to me recently. I could not play a legal move. I’ve been trying to work out the odds of this happening.

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Is there a Risk-style game that uses an Othello(Reversi)-style board and pieces?

Risk is fantastic for being an Expand and Extinguish game, reliant on strategy, social skills and dice-rolling. Othello(Reversi) is the ultimate simplicity. There is mathematical perfection in the Symmetric Board, matching pieces and contrasting colours. My question is: Is there a Risk-style game that uses an Othello(Reversi)-style board and pieces?

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I dont stay in the US. Can I create and distribute my own version of Monopoly that is personalized for my city?

I would like to change mostly the names, currency etc and make it relatable to my city here in Africa. Will the US Company sue me for distributing the game in my local town? Also i wanted to understand if the name "Monopoly" is a trade name or if its just the name of the […]