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Re: [Icehouse] Zark City: non Anglo-American Decks

  • From"Jason Spears" <spielboy@xxxxxxxxx>
  • DateSun, 4 May 2008 08:55:56 -0400
I think a non-Anglo deck might work fine, but when trying to decide
which cards should be attack cards. With an anglo deck, 4/13s of the
deck is attack cards, so with a 48 card deck, I think a 4/12s wouldn't
unbalance things much.


On Sun, May 4, 2008 at 7:26 AM, Slev Sleddeddan <slev01@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Sorry, my error, it is, of course, a 48 card deck.
>  I don't know of any US-sources for cards. Try to google for "regional
> playing cards". Spanish Pattern 48 card decks are the easiest to pick up for
> Latin Paterns, although I'd love to find a nice Latin 56 card deck (with the
> extra face card in each suit).
>  I'm also thinking now that if you wanted to play Zark City with up to ten
> players, you could use an eight-suited, 108 card deck.