How to Play
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Cards and Tokens
Scenario Cards
Scenario Cards
These cards simulate the (mis)adventures your cat is up to. On the start of your turn, draw one card and immediately activate it. The game ends when there are no cards left from the draw pile.
Paw Cards
Paw Cards
Cast these cards to help you win. Make sure to wait for the right oppawtunity to use them!
Life Chips
Life Chips
Fur-tunately, our cats are awfully sturdy. Each player has 9 lives to protect! Lose your last chip and it's fur-well!
Before you start the game:
Before you start the game:
Decide the order of turns. Each player starts off with 3 paw cards and 9 life chips.
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For each player's turn:
Draw a Karma Card and activate the effect of that card.
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Draw a Karma Card and activate the effect of that card.
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Draw a Paw Card. You can play up to 2 Paw Cards from your hand..
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Draw a Paw Card. You can play up to 2 Paw Cards from your hand..
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You can only have 7 Paw Cards in your hand. Discard any excess.
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You can only have 7 Paw Cards in your hand. Discard any excess.
Decide the end of your turn. And the cycle repeats.
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How to win

Eliminate all the life chips of your opponents and be the last cat standing!

(...or have the most number of lives when the scenario deck runs out. That works too.)

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FAQs
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Do I need to start with each of the cat's face chip?
No. The chips only represent the number of lives remaining. You may freely choose any chip design you like.
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What happens when the Paw deck runs out?
Shuffle the Paw card discard pile and it becomes the new Paw deck.
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What happens when I surrender my last Life Chip?
As long as you are able to surrender the number of chip required, you stay alive, even if you no longer have any chips after that.
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When can I use Green Paw cards?
Did you not read the How-To-Play page? "Play Dead" can only be used against a Red Paw Card. "I Will Follow You" can only be used against a Karma Card, and "Meatshield" can be user to counter a Yellow and Red Paw card, as well as another "Meatshield".
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Can I use Play Dead on a Karma Card?
Only "I Will Follow You" can defend against a Karma Card. So no, you can't use "Play Dead" nor "Meatshield" on it.
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Do I draw three paw cards when I use my last paw card on another player's turn?
Uhhh... No.
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What happens when a card tells me to gain a life but I still have nine lives left?
Ever heard of cats with ten lives? We haven't either. You can't have more than nine lives. Recover only the lives you lost.
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What happens when I use "I Will Follow You" on "You Have Cat to be Kitten me"?
The player you choose will receive the effect of the succeeding Karma cards.
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Can I use "It's A Long Day" on myself?
Sure, go ahead. But be warned. Majority of the Karma Card Deck is disastrous. Still, "Fortune favors the bold", they say.
Watch our Demo Video
The easiest way to learn is to see the game being played.