INTRODUCTION Board & Card game for two players. Based on the Aztec sport of the same name. VICTORY The first player to score 4 points is the winner. The other player’s team is sacrificed to the gods. THE BOARD 13 x 7 grid. Columns are long. Rows are short. Spaces 4-10 of the first and last columns are walled out. Space 7 of the second column is one player’s basket. Space 7 of the sixth column is the other player’s basket. PIECES Use a pawn to represent the Ball. There are also 2 pawns to represent 2 Blockers. THE DECK The deck contains 2 of each card described in the card list. SETUP The ball begins in a corner space of the board The blockers are placed one in front of each basket. Players start with a hand of 7 cards. The oldest player goes first. You may not score on the first turn of the game. TURN SEQUENCE Players take turns. Each turn has 3 phases: 1. Action Phase 2. Move Phase 3. Draw Phase ACTION PHASE Play zero, one, or more action cards. You may discard any cards from your hand you do not want. MOVE PHASE Discard a move card to move a pawn. Pawns may move orthogonal or diagonal. Pawns may not move through other pawns. You may make as many moves as indicated by the action cards you played. DRAW PHASE Draw cards from the deck to fill your hand to 7 cards. If the deck runs out, shuffle the discard and draw from it. Your hand is kept face up on the table for all to see. SCORING If you move the ball into your opponent’s basket, you score one point. Your turn ends. Place the ball in a corner square. CARD LIST Card Name Notes: Action 1 You may play 1 move card this turn Action 2 You may play 2 move cards this turn Action 3 You may play 3 move cards this turn Action 4 You may play 4 move cards this turn Move 1 Move the ball or a blocker 1 space Move 2 Move the ball or a blocker 2 spaces Move 3 Move the ball or a blocker 3 spaces Move 4 Move the ball or a blocker 4 spaces Move 5 Move the ball or a blocker 5 spaces Move 6 Move the ball or a blocker 6 spaces Move 7 Move the ball or a blocker 7 spaces Move K Move the ball or a blocker like a knight in chess

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