At the end of a day of games of assorted levels of weight, I brought out the Regular Show Fluxx that had arrived that day. Everyone was familiar with Fluxx, but no one (not even me) had seen many episodes of that cartoon, so several of the individual cards were mystifying. A couple of the players were somewhat familiar because they have kids who watch it.
After the actual game was over, we looked through the rest of the cards to see what they were. No one understood things like…Continue
Posted on July 13, 2014 at 9:25am
In my first demos of Fluxx: The Board Game at Game Paradise on Sunday, July 14, I demonstrated it to six other people, three of whom had never seen any form of Fluxx before. The ones who were familiar with Fluxx thought that this form was more interesting than the usual card game.
I came up with a technique for demonstrating the peg boards while explaining the rules:
"At the start of your turn, you will draw," peg, "1 card."
"For each move, you have the option…Continue
Posted on July 14, 2013 at 6:00pm
Quick summary: On eight of the nights since I got the demo pack, I played a total of 14 games of Star Fluxx across 5 locations in 3 Indiana counties, and I have given away 8 of the promo cards so far. One store mentioned considering a specific Fluxx demo day once they get their shipment in, with me in charge of the demos.
Before starting these demos, I selected CD tracks corresponding to two dozen cards (or combinations of cards) and created a playlist in my iPad; my…Continue
Posted on October 5, 2011 at 11:32pm