What is the value of 8-8-J-Q

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felipe1982
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What is the value of 8-8-J-Q

Post by felipe1982 » 31 July 2021, 07:58

Somebody plays 8-8-J-Q (two wild cards)

Is it equal to 8-8-9-9 or 8-8-8-8?

Can it be beaten by 9-9-J-Q or by 9-9-10-10 or 9-9-9-9?

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Re: What is the value of 8-8-J-Q

Post by Shobu » 31 July 2021, 12:25

that's a good question, seems the first player have to declare which lead you will use for this round:
https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/573909 ... -make-call

so 8-8-J-Q can be 8-8-9-9 OR 8-8-8-8 (but not both)

i would like confirmation too!

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Re: What is the value of 8-8-J-Q

Post by tchobello » 31 July 2021, 19:44

Hi,
do you a have a game in mind where you witnessed this ?

I haven't played Haggis for a while but I think player's choice might be read in the log on the right under players' panel.

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Re: What is the value of 8-8-J-Q

Post by felipe1982 » 31 July 2021, 20:26

I'm about to play it. I'll post when I can

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Re: What is the value of 8-8-J-Q

Post by felipe1982 » 04 August 2021, 11:49

Sean Ross replied at bgg. Tldr. You can choose when you play.

https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/270292 ... or-9-9-9-9

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