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This is a list of games which require one or more full stashes per player (i.e. 5 Trios of the same color).

Note: many of these games can be played using 2 (or more) different colors per player, as long as no two players share the same colors and it is clear who is playing with what colors.

NameDescriptionMin PlayersMax PlayersOther EquipmentGame MechanicsStatus
AgnosticaAgnostica, a simplified version of Gnostica, involves capturing territory on an evolving board made up of Zark City cards.25deck of Zark City cards, Color dieModular board, Card gameComplete
AmoebaA science themed game with an ever-increasing board size.2616 Poker Chips per playerPlacement, NoneComplete
AntshouseAnts running the gauntlet over a pavement while mean kids tries to splat them.24ChessboardUnknownComplete
Armada 2KIn Armada 2K, fleets of warships do battle on the open seas.210Chits to act as damage markersUnknownComplete
AscendancyA turn-based game of tower building.252 dice, flat surfaceUnknownPlaytesting
Barrakesh ExpressControl surface transport on Mars24Special map board, playing cards, custom goal notesSet collection, Hidden informationPlaytesting
Battle RoyalA Chesslike game for a TreeHouse set24chessboardUnknowncomplete?
Bears, Foxes & HaresA race to the center24unique board, 1 six-sided dieUnknownComplete
Blam!Looking for someone to shove? Strategize in Blam! with two to four elbow-room seekers.24ChessboardUnknownComplete
Branches & Twigs & ThornsPlayers build branching tree structures from a root, trying to always branch from their own pieces, not their opponent's.24Chessboard, two pairs of markersUnknownComplete
Branches & Twigs & Thorns (Polish)Gra strategiczna, gracze zapełniają plansze swoimi piramidami.24szachownica, znacznikiZapełnianie planszy, Dokładanie piramidekComplete
Builders of R'lyehConstructing the drowned city of Cthulhu15dice, "floor cards" of various shapesStacking, DexterityComplete
Buyer's Market24color die, Zark City deckBidding, BuildingComplete
Capture the Flag2 or 3 players try to capture an opponent's flag in an ever-shrinking space.23Poker Chips and/or hex boardCapture, Shrinking BoardInitial design
CatapultsIn Catapults, each player builds a castle and then tries to tear down the castles of the other players.110NoneUnknownPlaytesting
CrackeD IceDon't tip the ice floe!35an old CD; one extra large pyramidDexterity, BalanceComplete
Crystal FormationCreate crystals formed into trees while trying to influence the development of your opponents nodes.26ChessboardUnknownComplete
DectanaTerritory game like Zarcana/Gnostica, but using the Decktet25Two DecktetsTerritory Control, Hand ManagementComplete
Der MarsigelwettkampfA prickly pyramid game2131 six-sided dieStacking, Freeform boardComplete
E, the Game of Martian Chinese Checkers26hex boardUnknownComplete
EfniUse pyramids to win Fluxx goals26Fluxx deckSet collection, Hidden informationComplete
Emperor's GardenTry destroying the Fujiwara clan to assert the new Emperor's power24Hanafuda cards, VP markersVictory points, GuessingComplete
FortsA game of building and tearing down.24one six-sided dieUnknownComplete
Freeze TagPyramids race to the other side, trying not to get frozen along the way.24a 5x5 grid (a Volcano board is perfect), Pyramid dieVolcano board, DiceComplete
GeomancyThe Game of Casting and Recasting26chessboardUnknowncomplete?
GnosticaGnostica, an updated version of Zarcana, involves capturing territory on an evolving board made up of Tarot cards.26deck of Tarot cardsModular board, Card gameComplete
GravityPlaneA 2-8 player variant on Martian Coasters28Two Martian Coaster SetsUnknownPlaytesting
Great Game of Guessingseries of cards which need be guessed correctly3100timer/stopwatchUnknownComplete
HextrisAbstract23hex board (19 cells or spots)Placement, Movementcomplete?
High GroundHigh Ground is a game of Strategy and luck that uses playing cards as the board (gnostica fans unite!), and Icehouse pyramids as the player's pieces.241 deck of normal playing cards or optionally, a gnostica deck, a Treehouse die.UnknownPlaytesting
Ice BoulePlay a game of Boule with your Icehouse pieces and using the Centrifice-mechanic.110NoneUnknownPlaytesting
Ice DraughtsAdvanced variant of Draughts24Chessboard or Chess WedgesUnknownPlaytesting
Ice PalaceA game of simple mechanics but complex interactions where players compete to win “hands” and ultimately control the construction of the Ice Palace.36A smooth surface; an opaque bag, a markerPlacement, Pyramid drawComplete
Ice PointsA fun game where you try to get the most points by the end of the game.58A deck of regular playing cards.UnknownInitial design
Ice Storm35chessboard, optional scoring boardUnknownComplete
Ice Tiddly WinksA quick dexterity game with simultaneous play16Good size playing surfaceDexterityComplete
IceDamThis is a multiplayer variant of IceSickle.24ChessboardUnknownComplete
IceTowersControl the most valuable towers26playing surfaceStacking pyramids, TurnlessComplete
IcehouseIcehouse is a real time game with a freeform board, with players placing attacking and defending pieces as rapidly or as cautiously as they want. But don't go into meltdown!351 stash pad per player, optional timerReal time, Freeform boardComplete
InfluenceA game of push and pull in which players play their pyramids onto a hex grid to exert influence on stones of three different colors.34hex gameboard, 1 black stone, 6 green stones, 12 white stonesUnknownComplete
InfluenzaAn Icehouse influence game where different bacteria fight over creating the greatest infections34pencil, paperUnknowncomplete?
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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.24Volcano board for 2 players, chessboard for 4 playersCapture, NoneComplete
LandrushCompete to own the land worth the greatest value.251 Piecepack set (dice, coins, tiles)and 1 bag.Unknowncomplete?
Leaning TowersBuild Out Build Up210playing surface maybe a newspaperUnknownComplete
Looney LudoNavigate an ever-changing maze and collect the right pieces to win262 Six-sided dice, Treehouse die, Looney Ludo boardsDynamic board, StackingComplete
Magic MidsMages play a game of placement and capture.24PiecepackUnknownComplete
Martian CanalsA placement and capture game of Martian stone circles and pyramids.2125 Gaming Stones per player in that player's color, 3 Fudge Dice, A 7x13 boardPlacement, CaptureComplete
Martian ChessColorless simplified chess nevertheless has subtle strategy24chessboard or chessboard wedgesColorlessComplete
Martian CoastersThe Beverage-Coaster Treehouse Board Game26Looney Ludo boards or Martian Coasters, Six-sided die, Treehouse dieDynamic board, StackingComplete
Martian ColonistsA resource gathering race, vaguely inspired by Settlers of Catan and a set of dice that match the colours of Icehouse pyramids28Piecepack: 1-3 sets. Some coloured dice, see rules. Aquarius. Opaque bag.UnknownInitial design
Martian FloodPlayers score points by building ships & towers that survive the floods34One standard deck of playing cards, three six-sided diceUnknownPlaytesting
Martian GoPlayers build branching tree structures from a root, trying to always branch from their own pieces, not their opponent's.24Chessboard, four markersUnknownComplete
Martian PachisiAn Icehouse version of Pachisi210One die (d6 recommended).Unknowncomplete
Martian QuiltingAssembling pyramidal pieces264x4 board, "needle" tokenUnknowncomplete?
Martian RaceBe the first to have your family go up in the rocket and down in history!25chessboardUnknownComplete
Martian ShuffleboardA game of dexterous strategy for 2 to 10 players.210A table or large game board off of which pieces can slideDexterity, Turn-basedPlaytesting
Martianopolis 500Zip around the track to the finish.2412 Chessboard wedges, playing cards, marking stonesUnknownPlaytesting
Moscow IceThis is Chinese checkers for pyramids with some twists.24Chess board or 10x10 boardUnknownComplete
MunchAncient space monsters roam the galaxy, munching worlds and each other.246x6 boardCapturing, PlacementComplete
NomiceAn Icehouse/Nomic hybrid game.210As decided per gameUnknowncomplete?
Oi! That's My Phish!A tile collection game inspired by Hey! That's My Fish.291 Piecepack set per three players. All the plastic cards in your wallet.Pyramid sliding, Tile collectingInitial design
PantopiaPantopia is a game of territorial struggle, shifting fortune, and elemental magic.25two Aquarius decksUnknowncomplete?
Petri DishBacteria fight for dominion inside a Petri Dish210Wheel board, Three Lightning dice, Extra tokenUnknownComplete
PharaohPlayers roll dice to claim the title of the King of The Pyramids24Volcano Board, six-sided dieDice, King of the MountainComplete
PikemenDefend your pieces from jousting pikemen!24chessboardUnknownComplete
Polymer ChainsCreate Big Molecules at Home210Poker Chips, Opaque BagUnknownInitial design
Power TowerBuild high towers by taking over pieces from other towers.24NoneUnknowncomplete?
ProtozoaCreate the most successful multi-celled colony creature24chessboardPlacementcomplete?
Pyramid PunchA quick game of pyramid combat.25gaming stones, modular 2x2 tiles, Six-sided diceNonecomplete?
Pyramid SchemeBuild pyramids, attack your enemy, and earn Ra’s favor by being the first to gather the correct number of favor tokens.24favor tokens, stones (in 2 to 4 different colors), chessboardPlacement, Stackingcomplete?
QuintazoneAn Icehouse/Aquarius hybrid25Aquarius deckTile-laying, PlacementComplete
Quintazone-ChaserFurther play to follow on a game of Quintazone25Aquarius deck (newer version is better), unique token for each player, Color dieRace, CaptureComplete
Shield BashersIn Shield Bashers, spaceships battle through interaction of hidden shields.26chessboard or http://www.ee0r.com/tri-chess/ Tri-Chess setUnknownInitial design
Simple Life or Death210Large grid (>16x16), 1 deck of cards for every 2 players, set of polyhedral dice (d4, d6, d8, d10, d12, d20)Unknowncomplete?
Space MonkeysSpace monkeys have come to Earth and are trying to get home!22ChessboardUnknownHidden
SprawlCompetitive city building38ChessboardUnknownComplete
SubdivisionA Real Estate Development Game24A board ( a Chessboard Bandanna works nicely ), some markersUnknownComplete
T-MinusIt's Not Rocket Science.2612 to 18 risk tokens (e.g. pennies), game board, three six-sided diceUnknownPlaytesting
TMAG: The Martian Assassination GameBe the first victim to reach all of the bases39piecepackUnknowncomplete?
Thin IceGrow your fragile ice crystal until it shatters210stable or shaky playing surfaceUnknownComplete
TinkA four-in-a-row game with a twist24ChessboardFour-in-a-row, Placement
TorpedoEach piece is a naval ship, all placed on the field of play in a mad rush. Then the small ships shoot torpedoes, then the medium ones, and then the large ones. The player with the most pips of ships left at the end is the winner.25A straightedge (preferably a laser pointer)UnknownComplete
TractionPlayers walk their pyramids in a race to the finish line, and stop their opponents from getting there first!241 stash pad per playerUnknownPlaytesting
TreehouseMake your trio match the House trio before anyone else24one custom "Treehouse die" (included)Dice, Pattern formationComplete
Tri-Prism Face OffOpponents race to finish line251 die, 22in. x 28in. boardUnknownPlaytesting
TriforceIn Triforce, players combat for control over a portion of a triangular playing field.36pawns, d20, d12sUnknownInitial design
Vankor Gang WarsA game of revolution and city takeover, for many players48Board, 3d6Destructioncomplete?
What Blind Ninjas?A game of moving silently and striking carefully244x8 grid per player (half a chess board)UnknownComplete
WormholesA mind-warping space battle for 2 or more players.210One Martian Coaster per player; one six-sided dieDice, Move & Firecomplete?
WreckTangleAbstract Strategy Game24Chessboard, one coin, Treehouse dieUnknownComplete
Zarcanaterritorial control on a board of cards Tarot, with CCG-like card effects24deck of Tarot cards or playing cardsUnknownComplete
Zark CityA 3HOUSE reduction of Zarcana, using playing cards25playing cards or Zark City cardsModular board, Hand & stash managementComplete
Zoink!A game of chance by stealing and regaining pieces.26zoink playing cards, Zoink! playing cards, six-sided dieStrategic collectionInitial design
Zombie CoastersStop the Zombie plague before it gets out of hand!13a Treehouse die, 1 set of martian coasters, 15 markers of some kind(zendo stones?)UnknownPlaytesting