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What’s In My Box: SYNT Studio

SYNT Studio

Brand Highlights: Local, Women-led

SYNT Studio is the team behind the best-selling card game, The Singaporean Dream! SYNT Studio is founded by local game designer, Theresa Syn, who first successfully launched The Singaporean Dream on Kickstarter in 2018. Now they have more card games up their sleeves, like The Singaporean Dream: The New Normal, and Hawker Wars.

 

The Singaporean Dream: The New Normal

The latest edition of The Singaporean Dream, an interactive card game that lets you pay, steal, and sabo your way to be the perfect Singaporean.

What’s new in this edition?

  • New Personality Card: Safe Distancing Officer
  • New Dream Cards: Find a vaccine, Travel ban lifted, Gatherings above 5
  • New Action Cards featuring the most iconic moments of 2020: Circuit Breaker, #GE2020, and more
  • New collaborative gameplay so you can team up with other players to win!

How to play:

  1. Select a Singaporean Personality
  2. On each turn, draw 2 action cards and play up to 3 actions
  3. Buy or gain Dreams, or sabo other players by stealing their Dreams or Cash
  4. Keep going until all Dream Cards run out, the player with the most number of Dreams wins!

More details:

Number of players: 2-6

Play time: 20-25 minutes

Each deck includes:

  • 104 hand-drawn cards (7 Personality Cards, 17 Dream Cards, 22 Cash Cards, 52 Action Cards, 6 Party Cards. Size of cards: 64mm x 90mm)
  • 1 instruction sheet

For FAQs, visit here. 

 

Hawker Wars

Hawker Wars is a fun and interactive card game that celebrates Singapore’s beloved hawker culture and food, and lets you compete to cook some of Singapore’s most iconic Hawker Dishes.

How to play:

  1. Select a Hawker stall
  2. On each turn, draw 2 ingredient cards and 1 action card
  3. Then, you can up to 2 of the 3 actions:
    COOK: Cook a dish by matching the ingredients on hand with ingredients on the Dish card. Each dish is worth a certain number of points.
    ACTION: Play an action card
    TRADE: Trade 2 ingredients on hand with 1 ingredient from the Black Market

Compete with other players to cook and earn points. The first player that reaches the target number of points wins!

More details:

Number of players: 2 to 4 players

Play time: 15-20 minutes

Each deck includes:

  • 104 hand-drawn cards (4 Hawker Cards, 53 Ingredient Cards, 17 Dish Cards, 25 Action Cards, 5 Event Cards. Size of cards: 64mm x 90mm)
  • 1 Instruction sheet
  • 1 Black Market card

For FAQs, visit here. 

 


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