Will your strategy be right?
Do you have the will or luck to embark on this uniquely, nerve-racking ghostly quest to out-Scrooge Scrooge and other Scrooges?
The strategy and gameplay embraces many of the storylines in Dicken’s books. The themes of money, wealth, power, poverty, crime and punishment are central to Dickens’ work, and these are mirrored in this game. There is a hidden depth of strategy which players will need to understand and master otherwise they will be ‘Scrooged’!
Play Scrooge at your own risk and may the ghosts be with you!
Which strategy will you choose?
Sprint for victory by dropping ghost cards at the right time and lead the chasing pack
Defend your stash of gold coins by going backwards
Loiter around streets to gain tactical advantage
Sneak behind the leader to avoid nasty bag of tricks
Keep those fingers crossed as you lead the way towards Scrooge’s last stand
Collect and sell nightmares in your journey of redemption across London
Shield yourself from Bag of Tricks by playing protective ghost cards
Sneaking into the lead by successfully travelling over London bridge
Can you avoid bankruptcy from Scrooge or other Scrooges?
Compete against others in all-play games; Scroogle and Scrooge’s Haggle
Wish for luck to avoid Scrooge U streets and risk of misery
Escape Kings Bench debtors prison and a big dent to your gold coins
Trade nightmares carefully to earn gold coins and important lessons
Challenge Scrooge and players to win the Scroogle pot of gold coins
Play alone or against friends in your quest to beat Scrooge at his own game
Spend your gold coins wisely as large debts could just be around the corner
Bluff your way to glory by retaining your key ghost cards
From winning to trailing with a flip of a card
Steal ghost cards from other players to increase your strength
Use your poker skills to take down the competition in Scrooge’s Haggle
Block ghost card steals or street actions careful to stay ahead
Expose other players’ cards to reveal competitor’s strength
Give up all your hard-earned ghost cards in a blink of an eye