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This is a list of fast playing games that, ideally, take less than 10 minutes (15 min tops).

NameDescriptionMin. PlayersMax. PlayersStashesSetsGame MechanicsStatus
ApophisA real-time co-op game of saving the world from an asteroid51Cooperative, Color powersComplete
AscendancyA turn-based game of tower building.1 per playerUnknownPlaytesting
Black ICEThe 3HOUSE game of computer cracking3Discovering codes underneath opaque pyramidsComplete
Breakthrough25UnknownInitial design
CarboniteDiceA game of CarboniteDice in progress.2Set Building, Push your luckPlaytesting
The Closest GhostA simple game played with pieces of candyUnknownComplete
ColonizationA game of space conquest mixing light strategy and luck.1 (2 for 3-4 players)Stacking, Color powersComplete
Color ClaimBuild stacks with your claimed color on top to score points.2Capturing, NoneComplete
Color WheelTry to connect all same colored pyramids before time runs out!Puzzle, CooperativeComplete
Crosswalk1Stacking, BlockingComplete
Crystal TradersTrade crystals with people from other worlds4UnknownPlaytesting
DNAMutate pieces in your gene poolUnknownComplete
DepictCan you get your friends to guess the secret word using only pyramids?35UnknownInitial design
Der MarsigelwettkampfA prickly pyramid game1 per player1Stacking, Freeform boardComplete
Egyptian SolitaireThis is a solitaire puzzle game. Imagine a game of Peg Solitaire getting combined with a Rubik's Cube.43Stacking, EliminationComplete
Fire-Ice-SlimeA very fast and simple, 2-player, 1 Treehouse game, similar to Rock-Scissors-Paper.1UnknownComplete
FolioAn abstract strategy game for two players inspired by Quarto42UnknownComplete
GeodetoPlanet Earth is full of beautiful and interesting places.61UnknownComplete
Give or Take11Set collection, TradingComplete
Gleebs and GruesAbsorb your enemies while trying not to be eaten by a grue.1Capturing, PlacementComplete
Green HijinksA luck-free variant of Pink Hijinks13Pattern formationComplete
Gygès (Polish)Gra strategiczna, gracze przemieszczają piramidy na szachownicy.11Przemieszczanie piramidcomplete?
Ice Tiddly WinksA quick dexterity game with simultaneous play1 per player5DexterityComplete
IceSickleIceSickle is a bit similar to checkers, but was originally inspired by solitaire peg jumping games1Jumping, PlacementComplete
IceToidsExplore a board made of print-and-play cards.Area controlComplete
IceTowersControl the most valuable towers1 per player5Stacking pyramids, TurnlessComplete
IceTowers (Polish)Kontrola najcenniejszych wież1 na gracza5Czas rzeczywisty, Układanie w stosyComplete
IcebergGuess correctly and be rewardedGuessingInitial design
Icehouse BaseballA game of chance.UnknownInitial design
InfiltrateBuild an army and fight your way through the enemy's lines.24UnknownComplete
Invaders of MarsPlayers take turns fleeing from a powerful alien menace bent on using them as fodder for breeding until only one player is left standing.1 per player + 15 for 2 players, 10 for 4 playersCapture, NoneComplete
Landing ZoneCrash land your ship to get the diamonds2DexterityComplete
Launchpad 23The challenge: Be the first to build a complete and balanced 5 stage rocket! The problem: Rocket parts roll out of the factory on a random schedule and are often misrouted to other launchpads!2IceDiceComplete
Lava FlowsA quick strategy game that rewards clever tactics and a sharp memoryUnknownComplete
LimnA Balderdash-style bluffing gameUnknownPlaytesting
MadRobotsAn rough initial designProgrammable MovementInitial Design
MagnetoIt´s all about opposites.2Unknowncomplete?
Martian 8-BallFive-handed Martian Coasters for two!1Dynamic board, RaceComplete
Martian ChaturangaBased on a strategy game that predates ChessUnknownComplete
Martian CheckersPieces jump and immediately captureUnknownPlaytesting
Martian CoastersThe Beverage-Coaster Treehouse Board Game1 per player1Dynamic board, StackingComplete
Martian Coasters (Polish)Gra rozgrywająca się na podkładkach Martian Coasters1 na gracza1Podkładki, Rzuty kościąComplete
Martian Tic-Tac-ToeTic-Tac-Toe with Icehouse pieces3PlacementComplete
NickelUse strategy to form a line or L shape on a colorful, randomly-generated board52, 5 preferablyPerfect information, PlacementComplete
NomidsA fast and very easy game with a simple goal: get rid of all your pyramids first. First player with no 'mids wins!UnknownComplete
OshugoA somewhat quick penny-flipping game21Pennies, NoneInitial design
OverrideA two-player game where pieces are individually owned but mutually controlled25Placement, Perfect informationComplete
Petal BattleTwo groups of insects battle for control of a flower43Strategy, Turn biddingComplete
PewPewDieA player wields a juggernaut!0Elimination, Rock-Paper-ScissorsComplete
PharaohPlayers roll dice to claim the title of the King of The Pyramids1 per player1Dice, King of the MountainComplete
Pink HijinksA tiny game of Pyramids13Dice rolling, Pattern formationComplete
PowerhouseCollect exactly five pyramids in one size but five different colors.3Semi-random drawComplete
PungoA game of Pungo setup and ready to play13Controlled roll, Perfect informationComplete
Push-PullA single-stash game for 2 or 4 designed for play with a Treehouse set. It is similar in some ways to Rock-Paper-Scissors and the Prisoner's Dilemma.1Hidden decision/programming, Piece Movement/RaceComplete
Pyramid PunchA quick game of pyramid combat.1 per player1Nonecomplete?
Pyramid ShamboTournament-style Rock Paper Scissors (aka Roshambo), with pyramids used as scoring chips.1 rainbow or xeno for 2-5 players, or both for 6-10 playersUnknownComplete
PyramidetoEASY, FAST, and FUN.61Unknowncomplete?
Pyramids in my pocketA variation on Drip, in which a player tries to guess which pyramids the other has hidden in his pocket.32StackingComplete
Robot Battle ArenaRobot battles. In an arena. OF DEATH.1Direct conflict, StackingComplete
RockPaperPyramidA multidimensional version of Rock Paper ScissorsUnknownComplete
SkyscrapersA free-form action and dexterity game for lively party fun.1+1+Dexterity, StackingInitial design
Solacepatience puzzle for one2 (3 for Solace II)Stacking, Set collectioncomplete?
Synapse-Ice (Polish)Zapełnianie planszy piramidkami25Zapełnianie planszyComplete
Tic Tac LoopTic Tac Toe on a changing board21UnknownComplete
Tower DefenseDefend your headquarters1Treehousecomplete?
Treehouse (Polish)Gra oparta na kostce Treehouse11Rzuty kością, Dopasowanie do wzorcaComplete
Turning PointsPyramids spin like interconnected gears as each new piece is addedReactionsComplete
Twin WinA simple and quick single Treehouse set game with changing goals1Stacking, Hidden informationComplete
VerticalityBuild the tallest tower!66Tower building, DexterityComplete
Xero-GA quick, accessible game of spaceships and strategy11Perfect informationComplete
Zamboni WarsWhat could possibly be cooler than driving a Zamboni? How about armor plating your Zamboni and arming it with a giant, frickin' laser!1UnknownComplete