Mao Prime

Version: 1.1
Mao is a simple game that plays simillarly to Crazy 8s (without any of Crazy 8s card specific rules. If has a small set of rules, but is complicated by the fact that the players cannot be told what someof the rules are. The rules can be split into two sets: Generic Rules and Dynamic Rules. Generic Rules are basic game dynamics of the Mao Prime, and can be told to the players. Dynamic Rules are developed by the players and are unknown to all expcept the dealer and rule creater; these rules cannot be discussed. All rules can be defined by the spoken penalties that results from them not being followed.

Object of The Game:

Mao Prime is a Crazy 8s like game where the objective is to get rid of all of the cards in one's hand. The first player to play their last card and say the word "Mao" wins the game.

Generic Rules:

NOTE: all of the above rules may get redefined by any dynamic rule.

Dynamic Rules:

For First Round After Someone Wins

Unknown Rules(secret):

Description Penalty
Breaking "trivial" rules Bad etiquette
Don't touch your cards before the dealer Touching cards before the dealer
Don't discuss the rules Discusing rules
Play in the order defined by the rules Playing out of order
Only 5 seconds to perform any action Delaying game
Card played must follow the rules Bad card
Don't make any incorrect penalties Bad call
Don't talk outside of a POO Talking
Don't touch cards inside of a POO Touching cards during a point of order
Don't say "point of order" inside of a POO Saying "point of order" inside a point of order
Must say "Mao" after playing last card Failing to say "Mao"
Must win the game after playing last card Failure to win the game
If player fails to win after playing last card, he/she must have 4 cards in hand. Failure to hold at least 4 cards