Week 2 - Assignment 2Strategy Card Game Design, GRATIS and Single Player PlaytestingElementsByIrene HarrisAll vs. All Card Gamefor2-4PlayersAges7+Game Description:Players Concure the elements of fire,water,earth, and wind. Each turn a player will getto choose which opponent they will attack. The chosen player will then get to defendtheir opponents attack, by using elements or numbers. The highest number that cannot be defeated by the attacking player's element will get the victory win. If you do nothave the highest number then play the element that will defeat the opponent's elementand you will take the victory point. If you are not able to defend by number or elementthen play your card and take the defeat for that round.
GRATIS OutlineGoals●Attack opposing players●Defend as many attacks as you can●Win 20 book setsRules●Every player picks a card.●The person with the lowest number deals.●Shuffle the cards.●Deal each player 5 cards.●The person to the left of the dealer goes first and play continues clockwise.●The remainder of the deck is placed face down to become a draw pile.●Every player views his/her cards.●Draw a card.●The player chooses which opponent to attack.○No player may be attacked more than twice in a row.○Play a card that contains a number and element.●Opponent under attack attempts to defend.○Player attempts to block by playing a card with a higher number not containing the automaticdefeated element.○If a player does not have a higher number or does not want to concur with his highestnumber the player may also choose the automatic winning element to defeat the card.●If the player's card number is higher or the element conquers the opponent's element that playergets the win set.●Player wins once a player gets 20 book sets.Actions●Shuffle●Deal●Draw card●The player attacks the chosen player by naming opponent and playing a element using strategy todecide what number and element would be the best attack○Opponent under attack deffends○Plays higher number not containing automatic defeat Element○Plays concurring element●Gains 20 book setsTransitions
●Start game●Draw card●Attack●Defend●End GameItems●52 cards○1-13 Wind conquers Earth○1-13 Earth conquers Water○1-13 Fire conquers Wind○1-13 Water conquers FireSetup●Unpack deck of cards●Shuffle deck of cards●Deal each player 5 cards●Place draw pile●Player to the left of the dealer goes first●Start Game
Identify Meaningful ChoicesMeaningful ChoicesChoosing which player to attack●The attacking player may choose any one of the opposing players to attack. When they do this theymust announce before the card is played.○This is meaningful because the opponent the attacker choses may have less cards in theirhand and a less of a chance at having a great defending card. The chosen defender mayalso be close to winning the game.