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Valley of the Kings

Valley of the Kings

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The cards in Valley of the Kings come in three levels. Your starting deck cards are level one. You shuffle the level three cards and start a draw pile. The level two cards are shuffled and placed on top of the level three cards. After the draw deck is set up you take six cards from the top of it to form a three tier pyramid. Three cards are at the base, two are in the middle and one is at the top. Anytime a card is bought or removed from the pyramid the cards above it will crumble to take their place. If the bottom middle card is removed then the player that removed it chooses which card in the middle tier crumbles to the base. You start the game with a deck of ten cards and every turn you draw five cards. Each card can be used for one of three different things on your turn. You can buy a card from the base of the pyramid (which will instantly cause it to crumble) using its gold value. You can play a card for its action. Or you can entomb a card so it will score you Victory Points (VPs) at the end of the game. You can only entomb one card per turn unless you have actions that let you entomb more. There are five different types of artifacts to collect with three to seven different cards in them. At the end of the game you get the number of different cards you have entombed in a set squared in VPs. So if you have entombed three statues you get nine VPs. There are also unique artifacts and your starter cards that score a set number of VPs when entombed. Once all the draw pile and pyramid are empty and all players have taken an equal amount of turns you calculate the VPs in your tomb. The player with the most VPs wins the game.

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Time: 45 minutes
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Players: 2 - 4
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Ages: 14 and up
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