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Key Pai Sho (Deluxe Edition)

The Ancient and Mysterious Game of Pai Sho




Key Pai Sho is the first fan-made version of Pai Sho to accurately imitate the ancient and mysterious board game that we all know and love through a fully canon accurate portrayal and its original ruleset. Use the strategic placement of tiles and their unique abilities to out-think and out-play your opponent in order to create harmony and claim victory.

For more on Key Pai Sho - such as downloadable Rulebooks, Print-and-Play Game sets, and presentations explaining the rules and detailing how this version ties into the canon gameplay - visit:

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  • Linen Finish Foldable Game Board with Lotus Motif (18" laid out, 9" Folded)

  • Large Comprehensive Key Pai Sho Rulebook

  • 2 String-Pull Burlap Tile pouches (Black and White Red and Green, as Black and White are currently out of stock)

  • 3 Double-sided Cardstock Game Mats, including a Key Pai Sho Reference Sheet and Rule Summary, Detailed Explanatory Guide pages to assist Beginners, and Rule Summaries for alternative versions of the game (Solitaire & Vagabond Pai Sho).

  • Large Antique Themed Pai Sho Box

  • 80 1" Wood Themed Chipboard Pai Sho Tiles (with Custom Key Pai Sho Designs) The tiles included allow players to enjoy many different versions of the game, including Key, Skud, Ginseng, Solitaire or Vagabond Pai Sho, enabling wide variation of gameplay within a single set.


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Average Rating 5 reviews
Publish Date September 18, 2021
Edition Deluxe
Department Games
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More Info Key Pai Sho (Deluxe Edition) web site

Why buy this?

"I always tried to tell you that Pai Sho is more than just a game."

  • Custom Artwork
  • Strategic Gameplay
  • Broad Game Variety in a Single Set

The Garden Gate Games

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  • This game contains a premium upgrade called UV Coating that makes the printed components more durable.
  • This game contains laser cut components. Laser cut items will have a slight amount of soot around the edges, which can easily be wiped off; and will have a campfire smell for about a week after you open them.


See It In Action

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Own It Played It Fun Priced Well High Replay Value Well Written Rules Nice Artwork


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