4 – 4 Players      Ages 10      60 Minutes

Tichu took much of its rules and mechanics from Zheng Fen. It is a partnership climbing card game, and the object of play is to rid yourself of your hand, preferably while scoring points in the process.The deck is a standard 52-card pack with four special cards added: dog, phoenix, dragon and Mah Jong (1). When it’s your turn, you may either beat the current top card combination – single card, pair of cards, sequence of pairs, full house, etc. – or pass. If play passes all the way back to the player who lai…

By Urs Hostettler   Fata Morgana Spiele

Catergories Card Game, Betting and Bluffing, Hand Management, Ladder Climbing, Team-Based Game, Trick-taking