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Building Blocks of Life

Connect the 5 Elements

In ancient times, sorcerers divided nature into 5 elements:
Air, Fire, Water, Earth and Lightning.

It has been said that these five elements are the Building Blocks of Life.

Goal of the game : To collect the most element points in your spell book.

V1.3 : Some rules ajustments to make the game even more exciting
V1.2 : Amazing Arts by an amazing designer Dan RJ Tremblay!

You play elements cards from your hand on the table to create a Block of Life (BoL: one card of each element) or you swap your visible or secret element with another player (and draw a card).

When you create a BoL, you pick one for your spell book and discard the rest.

The game ends automatically when one of
the following situations occur a player collects a Block of Life (a set of 5 different elements) in his spell book or specific situations suche as a player empties his hand or the drawing pile becomes empty.

You can rate our game on BGG:
Building Blocks of Life | Board Game | BoardGameGeek [boardgamegeek.com]

Learn how to play in less than 5 minutes:


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Cool Factors

  • Learn and play within 5 minutes
  • Trick-Taking and Strategic game at the same time
  • Awesome artworks by Daniel Tremblay


DesignerDG Games
Average Rating (2)
Publish DateJanuary 11, 2017
DepartmentCard Games
AudienceCasual Gamer
Primary MechanicTrick-taking
More InfoBuilding Blocks of Life web site

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