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"In this corner: part vulture, part anaconda, part gila monster! It's... the 'vulconster'! And the contender: the water loving beast with opposable thumbs! Meet the 'chimpotacuda'!"

The winner of this titanic clash is in your hands, thanks to the monstrously fun Creatures card game.

The game's cards are illustrated with the front, middle, and back portion of a wide range of animals, from armadillos to vampire bats. Players lay out their cards to form three-part creatures, each with a unique name, with ridiculous illustrations and descriptions. Those beasts then enter combat as the players add up their components' score. The "chimpotacuda", for example, is part chimpanzee (+5), part hippopotamus (+7) and part barracuda (+5), for a total of 17 points. The "vulconster" has 18 points, so the "chimpotacude" is defeated and reshuffled into the deck. Players of all ages will have a roaring good time as they mix, match and compete. Made in Dallas, TX.

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Item ID
21203
Ages
8+
Made from
card stock
Measurements
5.5" L X 3.78" W X 1" D
Notes
intended for 2 to 6 players.

The game is comprised of 96 playing cards consisting of either a 'FRONT', 'MIDDLE', or 'BACK' portion of 32 particular animals. Each animal is illustrated across the three cards, and includes a fun fact about that animal and a corresponding 'strength' value ranging from 1-10 (e.g. a mosquito is strength-1, and a grizzly bear is strength-10). May the strongest creature win!

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135votes, 29 comments

Cassie, UncommonGoods Community Moderator

You won't see these creatures in the wild, but it's sure fun to imagine them! Do you know a kid who would get a kick out of the "chimpotacuda" or a family that would love a good laugh with "vulconster"?

Christine
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Creative, made in the USA and a reasonable price. A winner!

Christina
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great creative and fun idea!

Jane
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This game is reeee-diculously cute and silly. We have spent many evenings with the kids playing this around the dining room table. The design is wonderful, the game play is easy enough to understand ( we have ages 8 - 36 ) and its new every time we play.

Jay
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I ordered this game through Kickstarter and thought it was great fun.

Angel
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Great family card game. Attracts boys in particular due to the creature aspect, but it also gets them adding and thinking about strategy as well.

Tucker
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I've played this game with coworkers and family and it's a lot of fun. It's not difficult to figure out and was an instant hit. It's one of those rare games that is great for kids and adults. I would recommend this game to anyone looking for a simple and fun game.

Kelly
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Fun and easy game for all age ranges.

Elizabeth
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Creatures has great graphics - fun and imaginative - it's also a fun game

Gerald
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The playfulness and whimsy of this game (and the designs of course) are just delightful.

Ashley
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Love this game! Perfect gift for my nephew.

Alyssa
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Cute game for kids! Imaginative :)

Sarah
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This game is great fun. I backed it on Kickstarter so I have a copy already. I can say it is both 6 and 34 year old approved.

Mark
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Great new card game for casual gamers or for hardcore table top gamers.

chris
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I love the graphics!

Oliver
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A well thoguht out game that is quick and easy to play. good fun in making the different creatures and the additional text at the bottom of the card makes it an even more interesting game.

Kori
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Creatures is so clever! I love how its educational as well as fun. Each card includes a little description about the animal the part belongs to. Before playing I did not realize an octopus could regrow an arm in 6-8 weeks!

Marshall
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I'm in college and supported Creatures on their Kickstarter.com page. When I got this game a few weeks ago, I played it over and over with friends, roommates, and later at home with my younger sister. This game is great fun for young and old alike. Whether you are a child, teenager, or adult you will have a blast with Creatures! The game leaves me wanting an expansion pack, so hopefully the creators can get on that soon!

Steve
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WHEN CAN I GET ANOTHER COPY?

Matthew
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Excellent playability, simply fun and entertaining!

Liane
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Looks like great fun, I'll buy one.

Paul
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Awesome game!

Casey
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looks like fun!

Jeremie
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Awesome!

Roberta
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Love the idea. fun, inventive and perfect for a time when friends are over of any age.

Kay
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Cute game!

Danielle
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Cute and Creative, a great addition to family game night.. The games that make everyone laugh are the ones worth playing and I have a feeling this game would be hysterical..

Ruth
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This game is such a hoot. My family is all over 20 y/o and we had a great time playing. Great for kids but adults will have a blast too!

Rebecca
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Such a great game, and at an amazing price!

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