Advertisement

Active Sellers
Puzzle Master
Calendars
FUN.com
Things From Another World
Spider
Spider
by S. A. McCall & Lusu Rathbun (1938)
Player Count
2 to 6

Playing Time
30 minutes
Categories
  • Abstract Strategy
  • Designers
  • Silas A. McCall
  • Lulu Rathbun
  • Mechanisms
  • Point to Point Movement
  • Family
  • Animals: Spiders
  • Animals: Flies
  • Rating: 0/10 from 0 users

    Description

    Spider uses a system of movement and jumping similar to that of Chinese Checkers, but with a twist.

    The first playing piece (or 'fly') to cross the "Goal Line" at the other side of the board becomes the Spider and is placed in the center of the board. On subsequent turns, the Spider player may move the Spider in addition to their normal move.

    Once the spider has collected a number of flies equal to the number of opposing players, the Spider is returned to its place at the opposite Goal and another player may become the spider simply by being first to move a fly into the center of the board. Captured flied are returned to their starting spaces when the current Spider 'retires'.

    Another difference is that movement (and jumping) around the Spider's lair in the center of the board may be made in either direction.

    Play continues until one player succeeds in moving all of their flies past the opposing Goal.

    This odd game was published in Ocean Beach - a community of San Diego, California.

    Game Discussions

    Add Comment

    You need to be logged in to comment.

    Comments (0)

    No comments yet. Be the first!

    Marketplace

    No listings at the moment.


    Do you own this game?
    Best Sellers
    Board Games





    Latest Searches: Fun at the zoo | bingo | Westie | Match 3 | 3+d+chess | idiot test game show | Spongebob+eels+escalators+ | Clay county monopoly | Whos the cunt | romantic sensations | trivial+pursuit+game+ruby | Mario jenga | residevil | Zoo+panic | Battle+of+wits | farmer | Joker and Marbles Game 4-8 player | Hibbing-Opoly | Camden nc | cape may opoly | Throw+Throw+Burrito | exodus+proxima+centauri | Hare | my+mom | titan+hero+fx | Boba fett electronic helmet | Double+series | classic+checkers | Lrosmaster | Rusty
    Sitemap: All Categories | All Publishers | All Designers | All Mechanisms | All Artists | All Family
    © 2018-2022 BoardGames.com | Your source for everything to do with Board Games
    All Rights Reserved
    Please note: BoardGames.com will receive commissions from purchases made through links on this page.
    Privacy Policy | Contact Us