Yet another game that is easy to explain and suitable for any age, where some thinking comes in handy.
For 2 and 3 players, ages 8 and up, with simplified rules for younger players.
Available from October 2014, published by Gerhards Spiel und Design
Meet me at Spiel ’14 in Essen, at the Gerhards stand in hall 3 / G 106.
Rincala – 14 × 14 cm gameboard made of solid beechwood, treated with protective oils, lacquered wooden playing pieces in 4 colors.
Available now from nestorgames
Red to move and win in 2. Click on the board to reveal the solution.e2-e4!
White cannot avoid Red’s winning move e4:3-c2. White’s d3 is followed by d4:4-d3, e4-c2 is followed by c2:3-e4 and after e4:2-c2 Red wins with d4:4-e4. Click again to take back the move.
Short Mixtour Rules:
The height of the target tower determines the move range, straight orthogonally or diagonally only through empty spaces, you may move opponent pieces and split towers at will; the top piece of towers of height 5 determines the winner. Official rules …
a1: add a piece, a1:2-c3: move two pieces from a1 to c3, a1-c3: move only one piece
Spiel des Jahres
German Mensa society (Mensa in Deutschland e.V.)
MinD-Spielepreis 2013 for Mixtour
Tower-building to the highest standards – it’s all about the right distance.
Mixtour: Rules / Play online / Puzzles / published by Gerhards Spiel und Design
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