A-A-Arctic Kettering

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A-A-Arctic Kettering
Kendall Johns
An abstract game of capturing trees on a mutated modular chessboard
:Players Players: 2
:Time Length: unknown
:Complexity Complexity: Low
Trios per color: 5
Number of colors: 1 per player
Pyramid trios:
Monochr. stashes:
Five-color sets:
- - - - - - Other equipment - - - - - -
Chessboard, Kettering Cards
Setup time: 2 minutes
Playing time:
Strategy depth: Medium
Random chance: unknown
Game mechanics: Modular board
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BGG Link: A-A-Arctic Kettering
Status: Complete (v1.0), Year released: 2005

A-A-Arctic Kettering is an Icehouse version of the game Kettering by the same designer, Kendall Johns. The game plays with two players, and uses a chessboard, two stashes, and a deck of Kettering cards. (There are tentative instructions for 3-4 players at BoardGameGeek.)

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The rules to A-A-Arctic Kettering are available online. Rules for 3-4 players are available in the files section at BGG.

The Kettering cards are available for download: Word format or jpeg

Further information on using the cards is available here.

Entered in the Icehouse Game Design Competition, Winter 2005
Winner: Hextris 2nd: Blam! 3rd: A-A-Arctic Kettering
4th (tie): Influence and Synapse-Ice 6th: Quintazone 7th: Martian Race
8th: Icebomb Arena 9th: What Blind Ninjas? 10th: Ice Soo Sorry 11th: StarRunners