Browse games/Four colors

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This is a list of games that require four colors of pyramids to play.

For more 4-player games, see also Browse games/Colors per player

NameDescriptionMin PlayersMax PlayersTrios per colorOther EquipmentStatus
AebGrow your forces and destroy the enemy.245chess boardPlaytesting
ArenaRoll a D20 to knock down as many pyramids as possible245chessboard, D8s, D6s, coinsComplete
AutomatonThis is a Robotic Combat game245Chessboard, a unique token for each player, a 3x5 card (or like implement) for each Automaton)Complete
Ballistic WarsA pure strategy game of knocking down enemy walls365toothpickPlaytesting
Barsoomian JetanFantasy chess on Barsoom (Mars)2410x10 grid boardComplete
Battle of the Body SnatchersCapture more villagers and enemy aliens than your opponent.256x5 boardComplete
Binary HomeworldsA 2-player variant of the standard Homeworlds game23NoneComplete
Block ur Friends aka BurFInspired by the game Saikoro where board options are removed, in this one it fills244Chess board, PawnsNearly Complete
BoundaryTransfer pyramids to the other world.216x6 board, 2 stones in each of 2 colorsComplete
CapstoneIn Capstone, players try to build stacks that match their secret goal stacks.25a stash pad, a bag to draw pyramids from, shieldsComplete
Capture The CardUse Icehouse pieces and strategy to capture cards.25a deck of cards including two JokersInitial design
CoverFireA war-game with programmed movement216x6 gridInitial design
Crystal TradersTrade crystals with people from other worlds365timerPlaytesting
The Crystal in my PocketA collaborative fiction game385Initial design
DNAMutate pieces in your gene pool245chessboardComplete
Dog Eat DogAn abstract game of strategy and luck for 2 or more players285six-sided dicecomplete?
Dragon's HoardBe the hero who escapes the dungeon with the most treasure before sunset.145+ up to 10piecepack, 2 opaque bagsComplete
EOFPlayers use icehouse pieces to make patterns in a data stream.245Shields, bag, BOF, EOF markersPlaytesting
Egyptian SolitaireThis is a solitaire puzzle game. Imagine a game of Peg Solitaire getting combined with a Rubik's Cube.1433x4 grid of squaresComplete
EvacuateGet your Stacktor clans out of burning nightclubs before your rival/s manage/s to do the same.245, 4 for a 2-player gamecustom boardPlaytesting
FolioAn abstract strategy game for two players inspired by Quarto22ChessboardComplete
Galaa.k.a. Farmer's Chess24410 x 10 grid boardComplete
GeneratorBe the first player with a power coupling on each of the other nodes.245GRYB board, GRYB diceComplete
GnaqushHop to the other end of the board and promote your pieces245chessboard, tilesComplete
Hailstorma very random betting game2105large flat surface, opaque containerComplete
HamstersOnIceYou're in a hamster ball in a huge ice arena244Hex tiles, hex paperInitial design
HomeworldsA strategy game of starships, transformation, and negotiation265Homeworld markers (optional), good/evil markers (optional)Complete
Homeworlds SettlersPlayers vie for resources on a conquered Homeworld.23Homeworlds Settlers BoardComplete
Horde RunnersA game of strategy involving theft and two players.25One Chessboard, one six-sided die.Complete
Ice ArenaIce Arena is a tactical arena combat game.245dice, tokens, hex boardInitial design
Ice Etin's Cave45Playtesting
Ice Fishing245Opaque container, screensComplete
Ice House BowlingA game using IceHouse pieces for bowling.21001blank sheet of paper for scores, 2 six-sided diceInitial design
Ice Ice Baby245Numbered cardsInitial design
Ice MarketA real-time trading game365poker deck, pen, paper, timerComplete
Ice RaceRace opponents to the end!411 six-sided die, 1 Treehouse dieInitial design
Ice SoloA solitaire game.15Complete
Ice Soo SorryBased on the board game "Sorry"245Sorry board, poker deckPlaytesting
IceDuelA miniatures-oriented, arena duel game with an unusual character creation format.245a chessboard plus one more per player, a unique pawn for each player, 4 tokens for each player, an 8-sided die, a tarot deck (or a poker deck)Initial design
IceTradersStarships battle for Good and Evil265playing surfacecomplete?
IcebergGuess correctly and be rewarded25Initial design
Icebomb Arena455ChessboardInitial design
Icehouse Plant GameGrow your pieces toward the sun345string, penniesPlaytesting
IceshipsAn idea, not a game yet45Initial Design
IglooFour colors, but only one will be worth points by the end.25Complete
Imperial ShuffleBlock your opponent's Emperor from being able to move25custom board of partial chessboardComplete
LimnA Balderdash-style bluffing game4105writing paper, scissorsPlaytesting
Lonely IceA solitaire game of attack.15deck of playing cardsComplete
Martian BowlingA dexterity game with random setup265Complete
Martian ChaturajiBased on a strategy game that predates Chess245stones, D4s, chessboardComplete
Martian GreenhouseSolitaire game of breeding different species15Initial design
Martian Midswreak havoc with Martian Mids245Mid Cards, a die, chessboard, colored glass beadscomplete?
Martian ShogiChess/shogi variant with pyramids.25chessboardComplete
Martian Treasure HuntPlayers compete to have the most valuable pile of treasure at the end of the game.244piecepack setComplete
Mundialitoabstract strategy board game for Icehouse of movement and attainment22Martian Coasters, 2 different tokens for ballsComplete
Nightmare PachisiA multitrack linear wargame2437x7 board, D4sPlaytesting
Nonub Ish4552 Card-like objects, colored markerscomplete?
Olympus MonsA chess-like game where captured pieces are worth their pip-value25chessboardInitial design
OutgrowEach player represents a fungal colony, trying to outgrow the other colonies in the limited space available.25ChessboardInitial design
Paint the LineTry to build the largest groups out of captured pyramids.232x63x6 boardsComplete
Peaceful HomeworldsPeaceful Homeworlds centers on gathering crystals rather than invasion.23NoneSome rule clarification needed
Petal BattleTwo groups of insects battle for control of a flower23Daisy boardComplete
PointsettiaPlayers compete to place their pieces.24complete?
Precary-IceA dexterity game like Jenga255D6Complete
RAMbotsIn RAMbots, players design secret programs which are executed in an order determined by precedence, to control robots that are fighting to become the first to tag all of the goals.241 per player + 1Chessboard, screens to hide programs, small pieces from extra stash (optional)Complete
RAMbots (Polish)Gracze potajemnie programują ruchy swoich robotów.241 na gracza + 1szachownicaComplete
RGBIn RGB, stacks of Icehouse pieces reproduce and try to kill each other's children25chessboardComplete
Robot HouseRobot House is a tactical arena game inspired by Meatbot Massacre.245dice, tokens, hex boardInitial design
Shapeshifter WarsTransform your shapeshifters into the perfect army to defeat the enemy.24Volcano boardComplete
Share and Share AlikeA game of shifting loyalties45A poker deck, a six-sided die, custom board, play tracker sheets, pens for each playerComplete
SnowblindHow do you win a game if you have more control over your opponents’ pieces than your own?454x3 grid, opaque bag, paper, pencilComplete
Snowman MeltdownIcehouse/piecepack hybrid snowman fight held on a comet.244piecepack setComplete
StawvsAn abstract strategy game similar to Amazons with Volcano scoring.2458x8 chessboard; 3 caps or rings per playerComplete
Temple of MasksA game about the Mayans245Mega Hexano boardPlaytesting
TerrafexPlayers use icehouse pieces to grow forests, build mountains, start fires and melt glaciers.25Terrafex boardPlaytesting
Trip AwayBe the first player with no pieces in front of you241Treehouse dieComplete
TubeTanksA war-game with programmed movement213x6 gridInitial design
Turning PointsPyramids spin like interconnected gears as each new piece is added161Complete
UibadiBattle your opponents.24Complete
Vankor WarsA game of revolution and city takeover245Board, 3d6complete?
Volcano IslandBe the most dominant tribe on the Island after the volcano has had its say3452 piecepack setsComplete
WarpShipsA freeform-board spaceship maneuvering game243pyramid die, Starship Captain tinComplete
Whack ChessChess with stacking pyramids and a dynamic board24chessboard wedges, dicecomplete?
ZagamiMartian microbial life tries to survive and thrive on an asteroid45chessboardComplete
ZendoPlayers achieve satori when they discover the secret rule that explains which koans have the elusive Buddha-nature375marking stones (~20 in each of 3 colors)Complete
ZigguratA push-and-shove race around and up the sides of a pyramid.243A chessboard or Ziggurat board; two d8 or one d6Playtesting
ZugzwangAn icehouse game inspired by chess26Chessboardcomplete?