INTRODUCTION Card game for 2-4+ players. Theme: American Southwest Indian Pueblo Peoples. VICTORY The first player to make 5 Melds wins the game. All 5 Melds must be of different types. THE DECK Players share a common deck. The deck has 6 suites: 1. Gods 2. Dances 3. People 4. Crafts 5. Homes 6. Crops Each Suite has 7 cards numbered 1 to 7. There are also 2 Misfortune cards: Raids and Drought. SETUP Players cut the deck. High cut goes first. Each player is dealt a hand of 7 cards. TURN SEQUENCE Players take turns. Each turn has 3 phases: 1. Draw Phase 2. Meld Phase 3. End Phase DRAW PHASE Draw 1 card from the deck. If the deck runs out, shuffle the discard and draw from it. MELD PHASE You may make a Meld. A Meld consists of 6 cards. There are 6 types of Melds: 1. Sun: (Flush) All cards same suite. 2. Moon: (Straight) Cards numbered 1-6 or 2-7 3. Hopi: All cards from 6 different suites 4. Zuni: All cards the same Number 5. Pueblo: 3 cards from 1 Suite and 3 cards from another Suite 6. Myth: All cards different Numbers and different Suites The Meld is discarded when played. When you play a Meld immediately draw 6 replacement cards from the deck. Remember, it takes 5 different types of Melds to win. END PHASE You may play (discard) a Misfortune card in End phase to make a Target player discard 1 Random card from his hand. Max hand size is 7 cards. Discard excess cards. CARD LIST NOTATION G = Gods D = Dances P = People C = Crafts H = Homes F = Crops M = Misfortune CARD LIST Name Type Rank Sunflowers F 1 Beans F 2 Gourds F 3 Squash F 4 Tobacco F 5 Cotton F 6 Maize F 7 Villagers P 1 Hunters P 2 Farmers P 3 Potters P 4 Jewelers P 5 Weavers P 6 Priests P 7 Pit House H 1 Stone & Mortar H 2 Mesa Homes H 3 Shelter Masonry H 4 Adobe Apartments H 5 Cliff Dwellings H 6 Ceremonial Kiva H 7 Corn Husk Dolls C 1 Sand Painting C 2 Baskets C 3 Pottery C 4 Blankets C 5 Turquoise Jewelry C 6 Kachina Masks C 7 Deer Dancers D 1 Home Dance D 2 Corn Dancers D 3 Shalako Dancers D 4 Eagle Dancer D 5 Snake Dance D 6 Rain Dance D 7 Trickster Coyote G 1 Lost White Brother G 2 Sand Altar Woman G 3 Hard Being Woman G 4 Skeleton Man G 5 Tawa the Sun Spirit G 6 Spider Grandmother G 7 Drought M - Raids M - LINKS Wikipedia

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