The objective of the game is to crown the first player who can navigate all of the Bases and Spaces successfully by returning to the original Base where the game began.
BASE RUNNER GAME PIECE
The BaseRunner is the Pawn shaped game piece used to play the game on the first level. The first level is composed of twelve Bases, Spaces, Special Spaces, SafeZones and a TravelZone going forward. Once the BaseRunner has reached Base number twelve level one is completed and the BaseRunner transforms into a Skuller.
SKULLER GAME PIECE
The Skuller is the Knight shaped game piece used to play the game on the second level. The second level is composed of twelve Bases, Spaces, Special Spaces, SafeZones and a TravelZone going backwards. Once the Skuller has reached Base number one the game is won by the player.
The GameBoard is the area where the game is played and is made up of Bases, Spaces, Special Spaces, SafeZones, four TravelZones, a JailZone, two Bull Pins, and a PigPin.
Game pieces are called BaseRunner and Skuller and are used to move on the GameBoard. BaseRunner is used on level one (BaseRunner Level) and the Skuller is used on level two (Skuller Level).
Cards are used to move the players around on the GameBoard. There are two decks of Cards that the player can choose from, Gold Deck and Silver Deck. The Decks of Cards are identical, however, each deck of Cards are shuffled independent of each other. The player can only choose one of the decks of Cards to pluck from.
GAME SEQUENCING DICE
The game sequencing Dice are used to put the players is order to play the game. These Dice are numbered 1 through 6 on both Dice. The player with the highest number rolled will play the game first and the remaining players will be lined up behind the first player. Players with highest numbers and having a tying number will roll the Dice again until the highest number wins.
GAME PLAY DICE
Game Dice are used to move the players along the GameBoard. These Dice are numbered 1 through 4 with the words Card and Base. When players roll these Dice only one Dice can be chosen.
A SafeZone is an area on the GameBoard where the players are protected from an attack. The SafeZone is also an area where more than one player can occupy at the same time.
TravelZone is the area on the GameBoard where players travel between the Bases. The TravelZone is also an area where the player is protected from attack by another player and an area where more than one player can occupy at the same time.
JailZone is an area where players are sent to be Locked-Up. There are several ways for the player to get out of JailZone, roll identical Dice, use a Get Out Of JailZone Free Card, Pluck a Get Out Of JailZone Free Card or pay $500 SkullyBucks.
GET OUT OF JAILZONE FREE CARD
The Get Out Of JailZone Free Card is used to exit JailZone when a player is locked Up by order of the Cards or the GameBoard. The Card also can be used to advance a Base if desired as a BaseRunner or as a Skuller.
There are two BullPins, BullPins are used to house the Cards, one BullPin house the Gold deck of Cards and the other BullPin house the Silver deck of Cards.
PigPin is an area where the Game Dice are thrown and the player chooses which dice will be used to move upon the GameBoard. The PigPin is also the area where the sequencing Dice are thrown to sequence players into their game playing position.
Spaces are little areas that are placed between the Bases. Spaces are either protected or unprotected.
Unprotected spaces are areas on the Gameboard where player can be attacked by another player. Only one player is allowed to occupy an unprotected space. All Bases are unprotected.
Protected spaces are areas on the Gameboard where players cannot attack each other, more than one player is allowed to occupy a protected space. The protected Space is an area called SafeZone and TravelZone.
Money Spaces are areas on the game board where the player acquires coins to use in the game.
An Attack occurs when a player lands on an unprotected Space or Base that another player occupies. The cost for this attack is $200.00 SkullyBucks.
BuyBase is an option for the player to advance a Base by paying $500.00 to do so. The BuyBase can be performed by either the BaseRunner or the Skuller. As a BaseRunner the purchase can be made after the BaseRunner has advanced pass Base number six going forward. As a Skuller the same applies, the Skuller can only purchase a Base after advancing pass Base
number six going backwards.
An Avatar is a replacement of the Original Skuller that is represented in the game (Knight shaped game piece. The Skuller and the Avatar are the same, the only difference is how the Skuller will be represented. Avatars can be purchase for $2 Goldolars. A player can purchase as many Avatars as are available. The Avatars will be stored in the players account.
Coins are used in the game to pay for being attacked or for the purchase of a Base. Coins can also be purchased and put into the player’s account in the event that the player runs out of money in the game. Players can access coins in their account in the event that the player runs out of money in the game, the amount per access can not exceed $200 SkullyBucks.
Coins can change into SkullyBucks and SkullyBucks can change into GolDolars as indicated below:
1000 Coins = $1000 SkullyBucks
$1000 SkullyBucks = $1 GolDolar
SkullyBucks are used in the game to pay for attacks and purchase Bases. Coins and SkullyBucks are the same. Coins are purchased and are turned into SkullyBucks. SkullyBucks change into GolDolars as indicated below:
GolDolars are used to purchase Avatars and Coins. The cost of an Avatar is $2.00 in GolDolars or $2000 SkullyBucks.
$1000 SkullyBucks = $1 GolDolar
Game elimination occurs when the player is attacked by a Skuller or the player has run out of money in the game and cannot pay for an attack. Player can use reserve money in their account to stay in the game, however, if no money exist or the player chooses not to access their account the player is eliminated from the game.
The Player’s Account is where the player has a reserve of Coins purchased or won in the game. The player can purchase Avatars or exchange SkullyBucks for GolDolars to make purchases.
$1000 SkullyBucks = $1 GolDolar
Avatar = $2.00 GolDolars
Coins = $1.00 for $1000 SkullyBucks
WIN GAME REWARD
The reward for winning the game is $200 SkullyBucks and a Skull.