House of The Gatekeeper

The House of the Gatekeeper is a new card game that has not yet hit store shelves. However, the developers at Dominion Games have said that they plan to have this game available in retail locations by the end of 2020. In this review, I will examine this new deck building game.

House of The Gatekeeper

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First of all, what is a card? Well, a card is a card that players can play when they have a need. The need can be anything that may help you get the cards you need. This includes buying in a particular location, when you need the better odds in winning, or getting more cards when you are out of them.

There are two different kinds of decks in the game. There are blue and red decks. Each has its own characteristics that make it different from the other. For example, a blue deck may have cards from all sets. This makes it easier to build a deck when you don’t know what you have in store for you.

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On the other hand, a red deck will always have cards from only one set. This means that players are not able to build a deck based on what they have found. So, if you are trying to build a deck based on what you already have, then you may not have the best odds of winning. Also, if you want to get the cards you need faster, you might want to choose a red deck because it is faster to build and cheaper.

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So, what is the purpose of the red deck? Well, this is a difficult question to answer, because the developer says that they don’t really know. However, it is said that players may use it to cheat to the disadvantage of others. They also claim that it is better to cheat with red cards than with blue cards because it is harder to find cards that are in a certain set. Of course, it is harder to find red cards than blue cards, so the designers may be correct.

As far as I can tell, the number of cards in each color designates player’s deck size. When you play a game of the House of the Gatekeeper, you will notice that there are seven different decks that players can purchase from. There are five different colors of cards in each of these seven decks. This means that you can only buy up to four cards in each of the five colors.

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With these four decks, you can buy a certain number of cards in each of the four colors, and three additional cards in the third color deck. What do these decks look like? Well, you can take a look at them in the video preview below. From what I can see, they look similar to a booster pack of Magic: The Gathering.

When you purchase the House of the Gatekeeper at your local retailer, you should get a small sheet of instructions that will tell you how to assemble the pieces. Of course, these instructions are not needed for your first time, because you can just play the game. However, if you are familiar with deck building games, you will find the house fairly simple to put together.

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