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Codenames : top secret word game / Vlaada Chvátil.

By: Chvátil, Vlaada [game designer.].
Contributor(s): Kučerovský, Tomáš [illustrator.] | Czech Games Edition (Firm) [publisher.].
Material type: ObjectObjectSeries: Board games.Publisher: [Czech Republic] : Czech Games Edition, [2015]Copyright date: ©2015Description: 1 game (16 agent cards in two colors, 1 double agent card, 7 innocent bystander cards, 1 assassin card, 40 key cards, 1 card stand, 1 timer, 200 codename cards, 1 rulebook) : cardboard, plastic, color ; in box 24 x 17 x 6 cm + 1 rule book (8 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm).Content type: three-dimensional form Media type: unmediated Carrier type: card | objectOther title: Code names.Subject(s): Codenames (Game) | Espionage -- Games | Board games | Card games | Deduktion | Kommunikation | Wortschatz | Board games | EspionageGenre/Form: Board games. | Games. | Puzzles and games. | Board games. | Puzzles and games. | Card games. | Tabletop games. | Word games. | Tabletop games. | Party games. | Deduction games.Online resources: Click here to access online
Production Credits: A game by Vlaada Chvátil; illustration by Tomáš Kučerofský, graphic design by Filip Murmak.
Awards: 2016 SXSW Tabletop Game of the Year Nominee, 2016 Spiel des Jahres Nominee, 2015 Golden Geek Board Game of the Year Nominee, 2015 Golden Geek Best Party Board Game Winner, 2015 Golden Geek Best Family Board Game Winner.Summary: "Two rival spymasters know the secret identities of 25 agents. Their teammates know the agents only by their codenames. In Codenames, two teams compete to see who can make contact with all of their agents first. Spymasters give one-word clues that can point to multiple words on the board. Their teammates try to guess words of the right color while avoiding those that belong to the opposing team. And everyone wants to avoid the assassin. Codenames: Win or lose, it's fun to figure out the clues"--Container.
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Game duration: 15 minutes.

For 2-8+ players.

Ages 10 and up.

"Two rival spymasters know the secret identities of 25 agents. Their teammates know the agents only by their codenames. In Codenames, two teams compete to see who can make contact with all of their agents first. Spymasters give one-word clues that can point to multiple words on the board. Their teammates try to guess words of the right color while avoiding those that belong to the opposing team. And everyone wants to avoid the assassin. Codenames: Win or lose, it's fun to figure out the clues"--Container.

A game by Vlaada Chvátil; illustration by Tomáš Kučerofský, graphic design by Filip Murmak.

Translated from the Czech by Jason Holt.

2016 SXSW Tabletop Game of the Year Nominee, 2016 Spiel des Jahres Nominee, 2015 Golden Geek Board Game of the Year Nominee, 2015 Golden Geek Best Party Board Game Winner, 2015 Golden Geek Best Family Board Game Winner.