Facebook Group Giveaway #4

crazier-eights-boxThe official Crazier Eights Facebook group can be found here. This is often the best way to keep up with any updates and give me feedback regarding future versions of Crazier Eights.

One person who joins the group will get a free copy of the original version of Crazier Eights. Terms and conditions can be found here. The prize will be determined at the start of 1 January 2017.

There will be more future opportunities to get prizes for those who join as well!

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Should you start with eight cards?

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You currently start with seven cards in hand. That’s the standard way of playing the original Crazy Eights game, and the original Crazier Eights game was also released in 2014 with that rule.

Changing the rule goes against the tradition of the real Crazy Eights game and the official rules I already posted for the game in the past. Videos posted in the past would be outdated as well.

However, some have suggested starting with eight cards would be better. The game is called Crazier Eights, and the idea of starting with eight cards has an aesthetic appeal. It could slow the game down a tad , so I could look into speeding it up a little more. Continue reading

Avalon, a new expansion

caelia-faerie-queen3I finished a rough draft Avalon, a new 15-16 card expansion, based on the King Arthur stories. It is specifically made with Crazier Eights: Camelot in mind, but could be mixed with any version of Crazier Eights to have larger variety of cards. An expansion also increases the number of players the game handles by one, so Crazier Eights with the expansion mixed in is enough cards for five people to play the game. Continue reading

Card frame options (Updated 11/22/16)

camelot-cards4I am going to pay someone to make new card frames for Crazier Eights before I re-launch the Kickstarter for Crazier Eights: Camelot. There are two artists who currently have an interest in making card frames for Crazier Eights, and I paid them to sketch some ideas. I want your feedback for which option you prefer. Take a look below. Continue reading