Rating: 6.7 Good
Popularity:7
Difficulty:Very easy
Year:2014
Players: 2-6 players
Playing time: 20-30 minutes
Age:8+

Created by: Mike Fitzgerald, William Bricker

Published by: Broadway Toys LTD, Stronghold Games

Alternate Names: 鑽石陣容

Description:

Diamonds is a hand management card game in which player try to collect diamond cyrstals. You're playing cards to win (or not to win) a trick because then you can collect diamonds. Every player has also a vault where he can secretly store his diamonds.

There are 60 cards in the standard suits (Diamonds, Hearts, Spades, Clubs) numbered 1-15 and 10 cards are dealt to each player. Suit must be followed if possible and you win tricks by playing the highest card in that suit. The winner can do the suit action which will enable to take diamonds from the supply, moving diamonds to their showroom or vault.

Each diamond in the vault is worth 2 points while a diamond in the showroom is worth 1 point. The player with the most points at the end of the game wins.

Prices:
Retail Price:$26
Ebay:$26
Expansions:
Diamonds: The Thief
Awards:
Golden Geek Best Card Game Nominee 2014


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