Advertisement
Active Sellers
Puzzle Master
FUN.com
Calendars
Things From Another World
Kung Fu
Kung Fu
by Tactic, Bütehorn Spiele, Weaver Games, Sime Darby Singapore Ltd (1978)
Player Count
2
Categories
  • Abstract Strategy
  • Economic
  • Trivia
  • Party Game
  • Humor
  • Mature / Adult
  • Designers
  • (Uncredited)
  • Mechanisms
  • Roll / Spin and Move
  • Point to Point Movement
  • Family
  • Sports: Combat Sports / Martial Arts
  • Rating: 0/10 from 0 users

    Description

    "Kung Fu: Chess the Yin/Yang Way

    Object of the game

    The object of the game is for each opposing force to reunite Yin and Yang. The Yin forces try to capture the Yang, and vice versa. Having captured the opposing force, the winner has achieved fulfillment, and the game ends."

    Kung Fu, made in Singapore in the 1970's, is a chess-like game. Instead of a king or general, each player has a Yin/Yang monad and takes on the role of Yin or Yang, controlling a team of Kung Fu fighters (who are dressed in Karategi). The pieces are supposed to represent movements made during the performance of martial arts and have names like Front Kick (Eagle's Onslaught), Hook Kick (Whip of the Dragon's Tail) and Forward Punch (Fist of Fury). Probably influenced by Chinese Chess, each monad is restricted to their own temple of six squares and may not face each other directly in the same file. Unlike Chinese Chess, there is a Guardian piece which stands in front of the monad and which is not restricted to just the temple. However, within the temple, it has the unusual power that when captured within it's own temple, both the Guardian and attacker are removed from the board.

    Kung Fu is a curiosity from the heyday of Shaw Brothers films.

    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: Trivia pursuit | Kaylo ren black series light saber | dont drop th esoap | nuclear winter | the settlers of catan 3rd expansion | Wizarding | family games ages 8 and up | O sengor dos aneis | major league baseball | Cuisine iq | roller coaster tycoon | artifact | Minnesota monopoly | Risk GodStorm | thomas the train | arsenal | monopoly roman | ceitser geitser | american history | advenjer time | rolling japan | Soap | beasts of balance | elder scrolls monopoly | bugss alive | The game of life card game | based on books tv or movies | mickey mouse bord games | 10 Days In The USA Game | Monopoly
    Sitemap: All Categories | All Publishers | All Designers | All Mechanisms | All Artists | All Family
    © 2018-2019 BoardGames.com | Your source for everything to do with Board Games
    All Rights Reserved
    Privacy Policy | Contact Us