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Walk the Plank

The Card Game of Piracy and Ambition

Walk the Plank
A Non-Collectible Card Game for 3-9 Buccaneers, Ages 8 and Up
Playing time: 5 to 10 minutes
Designed by Brian Hess and Evan Sass
Illustrated by Ramsey Hong
Format: 68 color playing cards in a tuck box
MSRP: $14.95
ISBN: 1-932442-92-8

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Yar, matey!Walk the Plank is the fun, fast-paced card game of piracy and ambition. You are pirates on a ship without a captain, and who better to wear the captain's hat than you? Make your opponents walk the plank, avoid the sea monster, and if you've got the skill and luck to be the captain at the end of the game, you win!

Walk the Plank is similar to classic trick-taking games like Hearts, Spades, Bridge, and Euchre, but with super-fast game play that relies both on luck and strategy. The game is easy for kids and adults to learn and master, and provides endless hours of entertainment. Make your friends Walk the Plank today!

Reading the Skull and Crossbones

  • Reading the Skull and Crossbones
    Being a system of cartomancy for Green Ronin Publishing's Freeport setting using the cards of Messrs. Hess & Sass's preternaturally playable Walk the Plank card game. This free PDF was designed by Freeport and Walk the Plank fan Philip Minchin, and hand-carried by the author from Australia to Seattle. (Or at least the process probably felt like that to him.)

Walk the Plank Art Preview

  • Walk the Plank Art Preview
    Follow along as Ramsey Hong's crazy sketches morph into the final color art found in the Walk the Plank card game.

Walk the Plank Rules PDF

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