There exist also alternative rules: How to play Salvo?
- 2 game units
- 10 plastic ships
- 4 runners of white pegs
- 2 runners of red pegs
- Label sheet
Each player's fleet contains 5 different ships:
- Carrier (5 holes)
- Battleship (4 holes)
- Cruiser (3 holes)
- Submarine (3 holes)
- Destroyer (2 holes)
You and your opponent sit facing each other and neighter can see the other's ocean grid.
Place your fleet of 5 ships on the ocean grid.
Rules for placing ships:
- Place each ship in any horizontal or vertical position but not diagonally.
- Don't place a ship so that any part of it overlaps letters, numbers, the edge of the grid or another ship.
- Don't change the position of any ships once the game has begun.
Decide who will start. You and your opponent will alternate turns, calling out one shot per turn to try to hit each other's ships. …