Category Archives: Card Games

Blast-off for Discovery! logo
Blast-off for Discovery! $20.99

Available for sale at TheGameCrafter.com

This game mashes up the Blackjack with following suit and taking tricks. Each Mission players play cards from their hands while following suit to try and have the closest total to the Mission Value to win the trick. Each card has an effect to help you get closer to the Target Value or change your opponent's total. The deck is loaded with many cards with effects to disrupt your opponent and ways to rocket your way into the lead. Deploy Rockets, Landers, Satellites, Probes and more to discover the Universe before your opponents do.

Alien Upload logo
Alien Upload $33.99Available for sale at TheGameCrafter.com

A global Alien Threat was detected. As an IT Security Firm that serves a permanent nation on the United Nations Security Council, it is your responsibility to sabotage the Alien Computer Mainframe and download secret Alien Programs.

Allocate RAM (worker) Tokens to the Action Board to use actions.

Build and run Subroutines (lists of Functions) to try to download the Alien Programs and sabotage your rivals' Subroutines.

Actively sabotage your rival's play area by removing functions from their Programs and inject Halt Functions into their Subroutine Queues.

Flip over an Alien Program and run all the Functions in the listed Subroutines.

Alien Upload blends Action Selection and Take That mechanics in a new twist on Worker Placement.

Download the most Alien Programs from the Alien Program Deck to win!

Valentine Victorious logo
Valentine Victorious $12.999 sets of cards for Valentine Valentine Victorious and two sets of heart tokens and dice.

If you'd like to make 9 sets total add:
* 14 Dice (preferably red) : D6, 16mm, Red [www.thegamecrafter.com]
* 63 Hearts : Heart [www.thegamecrafter.com]
* 8 Tuck Boxes : Tuck Box, Poker, Clear, 66 [www.thegamecrafter.com] OR 3x4 Baggies [www.thegamecrafter.com]

Candy Cover logo
Candy Cover $4.9118 pairs of cards to give away with candy such as (Skittles, M&Ms, etc) to make a complete playable game.

Great for grab-bag giveaways.

No candies/coins are included in this game.
Winks are available at: Game Pieces and Board Game Parts [www.thegamecrafter.com]

Poker Chips (that stack) are available at: Game Pieces and Board Game Parts [www.thegamecrafter.com]

Specially Themed Chits are available at: Candy Cover (tokens) [www.thegamecrafter.com]

Round Candy is usually available in vending machines.

Flip the Table logo
Flip the Table™ $7.99

Available for sale at TheGameCrafter.com

A card-based version of the classic game Shut the Box with a wooden table theme.

Included are rules for many different variations of play and rules for different methods of scoring.

Will you be able to flip over all the face-up cards and 'flip the table'?

The backs of the cards are all the same to encourage new variants with revealing cards.

Final Decrees logo
Final Decrees $20.99

Available for sale at TheGameCrafter.com

Final Decrees is a board game based on a monstrous incompetent bureaucracy. Players play the upper echelon of the various departments. The player with the least blame at the end of the game wins. The game is for 4-5 players and takes 60 to 90 minutes to play.

Note that this game does not come with scorepads. Scorepads are available at: Final Decrees (Decree Scorepads) [www.thegamecrafter.com] or you can download the score sheets to print of to use.

Blame Counters not included, use pennies or dice that you have on hand. You can order Blame Counters for use in this game at: Final Decrees (Blame Counters) [www.thegamecrafter.com] .

Based of Final Decrees by Carl de Visser and available at http://homepages.ihug.co.nz/~devisser/ [homepages.ihug.co.nz] The original work is available under a Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 New Zealand
— CC BY 3.0 NZ
[creativecommons.org] License.

Elevation of Privilege logo
Elevation of Privilege $28.99

Available for sale at TheGameCrafter.com

Elevation of Privilege (EoP) is the easy way to get started threat modeling, which is a core component of the design phase in the Microsoft Security Development Lifecycle (SDL).

The EoP card game helps clarify the details of threat modeling and examines possible threats to software and computer systems.

The EoP game focuses on the following threats:

Spoofing
Tampering
Repudiation
Information Disclosure
Denial of Service
Elevation of Privilege

EoP uses a simple point system that allows you to challenge other developers and become your opponent's biggest threat.

Developed by Microsoft and Published under a Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported
— CC BY 3.0
[creativecommons.org] License.

No scorepad is included, buy a score available at Elevation of Privilege Scorepad [www.thegamecrafter.com] or downloading the scoring sheet is recommended.