Browse games/Opaque bag

From Looney Pyramid Games Wiki

This is a list of games that use an opaque bag (or two) for randomizing the pyramids in some way.

NameDescriptionMin PlayersMax PlayersNumber of colorsTrios per colorGame MechanicsStatus
Alchemy ICENoughts and crosses with randomized "symbols" of five different types.2655Stacking, Capture, Tile placementComplete
Bag of IceA simple push-your-luck game for many different player counts21252Push-your-luckUnknown
Black ICEThe 3HOUSE game of computer cracking253Discovering codes underneath opaque pyramidsComplete
Bottoms UpA stacking game with color powers for 4 to 6 players4665UnknownPlaytesting
CapstoneIn Capstone, players try to build stacks that match their secret goal stacks.245Stacking, Hidden informationComplete
Chaos CheckersA twist on checkers where the pieces constantly gain new abilities2105Turn-based, Strategic placementUnknown
Cliff MiningUse your deduction skills to work out what's in the cliff351 per player + 12Hidden Information, DeductionPlaytesting
Colorful CluesA deduction game where players try to guess the missing colors24101Stacking, GuessingComplete
Dragon's HoardBe the hero who escapes the dungeon with the most treasure before sunset.144-95RPGComplete
EOFPlayers use icehouse pieces to make patterns in a data stream.2445UnknownPlaytesting
FreimaurereiConduct lodge-based conspiracies during the European Enlightenment295Hidden goals, Resource managementComplete
GeminiA quick game of luck and strategy24-65UnknownPlaytesting
HailstormA very random betting game2104+5DexterityComplete
HivemindA real-time cooperative game with no communication2491Cooperative, Real-time, Communication limitsComplete
I Have ColorA color based children's word game.21251 or 2Abstract, DrawComplete
Ice ColonyA game of trying to build up your colony and take control of a variety of terrain and eliminate your opponent.24105Direct conflict, EliminationNearly Complete
Ice PalaceA game of simple mechanics but complex interactions where players compete to win “hands” and ultimately control the construction of the Ice Palace.361 per player + 25Placement, Pyramid drawComplete
Interstellar ConquestBe the first alien race to set up four colonies in your opponents star systems.281 per player5UnknownComplete
KumbhaAquarius for IceHouse2553UnknownPlaytesting
LandrushCompete to own the land worth the greatest value.251 per player5UnknownUnknown
MagmaJumpy patience on a Volcano board125+5+Puzzle, JumpingUnknown
Martian 12sThe Martian version of Blackjack, played in casinos all over Mars!2552Press your luck, GamblingComplete
Martian BoggleMove pyramids around a letter grid to spell words225UnknownComplete
Martian ColonistsA resource gathering race, vaguely inspired by Settlers of Catan and a set of dice that match the colours of Icehouse pyramids281 per player + 15UnknownInitial design
Martian PachinkoA Martian pachinko game for two255UnknownInitial design
MartianWhistResolving a trick in Martian Whist252Perfect information, Trick-takingPlaytesting
Polymer ChainsCreate Big Molecules at Home2101 per player + 15UnknownInitial design
PowerhouseCollect exactly five pyramids in one size but five different colors.2553Semi-random drawComplete
Pyramids in my pocketA variation on Drip, in which a player tries to guess which pyramids the other has hidden in his pocket.232StackingComplete
RAMbots FactoryA variant of RAMbots where the factory floor moves and changes orientation and adds various board elements to interact with.24101 per player + 1UnknownUnknown
Rummy TowersRummy towers is a rummy game using pyramids instead of tiles or cards.2454Stacking, Set collectionInitial design
Scrambled VolcanoVariation of Volcano published by Looney Labs2555UnknownComplete
SnowblindHow do you win a game if you have more control over your opponents’ pieces than your own?445UnknownComplete
Sorcerer's Apprentice262, 5 ideallyUnknownComplete
SpectraA game of color theory2685UnknownUnknown
SpectrumA "currency" exchange game24125Resource managementInitial design
Spy vs SpyCollect all the pieces of the Thingamajig, avoid the other spy and the police, and get out alive!2103Strategic placementUnknown
Take It Or Leave ItA "Press Your Luck" style Treehouse game2651Press your luck, Drawing from a bagUnknown
The Unnamed ArchaeologistA game of digging up bones2565UnknownComplete
ThreeStoneTry to build stacks that match your secret goal stacks.253Stacking, Hidden informationInitial design
ToripokaA Mini Royal with a wild card.251Capture, Hand managementComplete
TransformartianCreate grid formations with colored pyramids2455UnknownComplete
UndercutIn Undercut, players try to bid low to get pieces with the lowest value.3555UnknownComplete
Zoning OutSolo game of urban zoning under constraints19953UnknownComplete