A downloadable game

A simple matching game for business cards.

Goal: Chain 10 total business cards together, by matching similar ones.

Setup: Place down your own business card. Place all others in a stack, as a draw pile. Draw 5 for your hand.

Available Actions

(Actions are taken simultaneously, as quickly as you can.)

Discard any number of cards.

Draw until you have 5 cards in hand.

Attack opponent - discard 2 cards for the same organization, place one on top of your opponents matches, sideways.

Match a card that shares features with the previous card. Acceptable features are on the reverse side.

Declare Victory and drop your hand when you have matched 10 of your own cards. Your opponent then inspect your cards. If you were wrong, you lose instead.

Matchable Features

  • Drawn Image
  • Photograph
  • Unusual Shape
  • Monochrome
  • No Email
  • Colored Background
  • Thick Cardstock
  • No hint of what they do/are
  • All Serif or Sans-Serif Fonts
  • Multiple Contacts on one Card
  • Minimalist or Abstract Shapes
  • Handwritten Fixes to Text
  • Your opponent must agree to all your matches, so don’t be too cheeky.

    Install instructions

    Print and Play. Actually you don't even need to print this one.


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