Grandpa Beck’s Cover Your A$$ets™
How to Win:
In Grandpa Beck’s Cover Your A$$ets™,the first player to collect a Million Dollars in Assets is the winner.
Players make pairs of the same asset cards and place them stack,face up on the table. Each player has his own collection of assets, and mustkeep them in plain view of other players. Pairs are placed alternately;horizontal and vertical, to keep the sets separate. This is how you “Cover YourAssets!” Collect as many assets as possible and try to keep them from being stolenby other players!
Game Set Up:
Thoroughly shuffle both decks together. Deal each playerfour cards, face down. Each player looks at their own hand of cards. Place theremaining cards in the center of the table, face down, as the draw pile. Nextto the draw pile, flip the top card over and place it face up to begin thediscard pile.
Order of Play:
The player to the left of the dealer plays first and will bethe dealer for the second hand. Play and the opportunity to deal, continuesclockwise.
How to Play Each Turn:
Each turn you may choose ONE of the following FOURoptions:
There are three qualificationsto be able to do so:
1. First, you must have placed down your first pair ofassets.
2. Second, the person you want to steal from must haveplaced down more than one pair of assets. (The first pair of assets is safe andcan not be stolen.)
3. Third, you must have a card in your hand that matchesanother player’s top set of assets. You may also challenge with a Wild Card.
Replenishing Your Hand:
Each time a set is made, cards are drawn to replenish yourhand before the next player’s turn. After each challenge turn is completed,cards are also drawn to replenish your hand. The player who looses thechallenge gets to draw first.
Concluding Each Round:
The round ends when all cards from the draw pile are drawnand all remaining cards in the player’s hands are used or discarded.
After the round has concluded, each player adds up the facevalue of all their collected assets.
Winning the Game:
Rounds are played, completed, and tallied until one player hasreached a total asset amount of One Million Dollars. At this point, the game isover and that player is declared the winner. If two players exceed One MillionDollars, the highest score wins!
We hope you have many great times playing this game withfamily and friends!
Options for Two Players or More than Six:
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