Components: 55 Credit cards, 16 Oversized Status cards
Reiner Knizia's classic auction game returns in a new edition from Osprey Games! Players must out-bid one another in an effort to acquire the social status they deserve, whilst avoiding scandals which will ruin their reputation. The player who achieves the highest status without going broke will be crowned the winner!
Dr. Reiner Knizia is one of the world's most successful and prolific game designers. More than 600 of his games and books have been published worldwide in over 50 languages. With sales exceeding 20 million copies, he has won numerous international awards, including five German Game Prizes, two German Game of the Year Awards, the German Education Game Award, four Austrian Game Awards, the Swiss Game Award, three French Grand Prix du Jouet, the Spanish Game of the Year, the Dutch Game of the Year Award, the Danish Game of the Year Award, the Swedish Game of the Year Award, three Finnish Game of the Year Awards, the Australian Game of the Year Award, and the Japan Board Game Prize.
Before dedicating himself to the full-time development of games, he obtained a Master of Science degree from Syracuse University (USA) and a PHD in Mathematics from Ulm University (Germany), and was the Operations Director of a GBP10 billion mortgage company based in the United Kingdom.
Currently based in Germany, he has teaching assignments at various international universities and institutions on Learning Techniques, Management and Game Design.
The animals in the barnyard are ready to be brought in from fields. However, the mischievous black sheep also wants to sneak into the corrals in order to let other animals out! Black Sheep pits 2 to 4 farm hands against each other as they attempt to wrangle the most valuable animals to score points. In order to corral animals, players form the most successful combination on their side of the...
This book explains almost 150 dice games and variations. The collection ranges from early games right up to newly invented games. The rules of all games are explained lucidly, and the tactical advice given is explicit.
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