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Price: 10.95

Age: 9+
Players: 2-4
uk p&p 2.00

The aim is to collect melds (sets) of three or more cards of the same value, the greatest score is for a canasta; seven of a kind. The first to 5000 points wins.

This is a modern game from South America first played in Uruguay around 1940. A two player card game with variations for more players. Two packs of cards are used.

This boxed set contains two decks, each card marked with value points to make the scoring easier.
Box Dimensions: W: 12.5cm L: 10cm D: 2cm

Compendia says...
This is a cut-throat card game for adults. Fairly simple to learn but a lifetime to master.

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