Games Released 2000-2009

From IcehouseOrg
Jump to: navigation, search
Games by Release Year           Games by Design Stage

There are 344 games in this list in all stages of design, from the hazy beginning stages to fully-complete. You can opt to see just the 185 complete ones instead.

NameDescriptionMin PlayersMax PlayersGame MechanicsYear
EOFPlayers use icehouse pieces to make patterns in a data stream.24Unknown2000
ExtinctionTwo races of creatures fight to make the other go extinct.22Capture2000
IceTradersStarships battle for Good and EvilUnknown2000
Ice MerchantsVenus is a hot place: The Place for the "in" crowd, party central for the solar system, and a tourist trap par excellance. There's just one problem. It's a HOT place...Unknown2000
Lonely IceA solitaire game of attack.1Unknown2000
Martian Tic-Tac-ToeTic-Tac-Toe with Icehouse pieces2Placement2000
PointsettiaPlayers compete to place their pieces.Unknown2000
Solacepatience puzzle for one11Stacking, Set collection2000
Volcano (Polish)Wulkany wybuchają, a płynąca lawa przynosi punkty.14Kolekcjonowanie piramidek, Gra na planszy2000
Volcano (variants)Lava flows for points as the volcano erupts!14Eruption, Set collection2000
Volcanoa puzzle game inspired by the spewing eruptions of volcanoes23Stacking, Set collection2000
ZagamiMartian microbial life tries to survive and thrive on an asteroidUnknown2000
AebGrow your forces and destroy the enemy.24None2001
AlheimurAn Icehouse space exploration game that uses an Aquarius deck.28None2001
Battle Zone22Unknown2001
Blockade2D race gameUnknown2001
Bottoms Upnot given46Unknown2001
Breakthrough22Unknown2001
Crystal FormationCreate crystals formed into trees while trying to influence the development of your opponents nodes.26Unknown2001
Dragon's HoardBe the hero who escapes the dungeon with the most treasure before sunset.14Unknown2001
E, the Game of Martian Chinese CheckersUnknown2001
EfniUse pyramids to win Fluxx goals26Set collection, Hidden information2001
EpicycleExchange your pieces for those in a circle. Avoid getting 3 pieces of the same size.2Unknown2001
GnosticaGnostica, an updated version of Zarcana, involves capturing territory on an evolving board made up of Tarot cards.Unknown2001
HomeworldsA strategy game of starships, transformation, and negotiation2Unknown2001
Homeworlds (German)Ein Strategiespiel um epische WeltraumschlachtenUnknown2001
HostagesBe the first player to rescue all 5 of your hostages by returning them to your base.22None2001
Ice Fishing24Unknown2001
Ice MarketA real-time trading game36Unknown2001
Ice Storm35Unknown2001
Ice Tiddly WinksA quick dexterity game with simultaneous play16Dexterity2001
Ice31Stacking2001
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.24Capture, None2001
KotraA dice strategy game similar to Backgammon, played on a chessboard.24Movement2001
Mandala"A deceptively simple game of set collection"25Set collection, Perfect information2001
Martian BackgammonA Martian take on BackgammonUnknown2001
Martian BowlingA dexterity game with random setup26Dexterity, Random Setup2001
Martian CanalsA placement and capture game of Martian stone circles and pyramids.212Placement, Capture2001
Martian CheckersPieces jump and immediately capture22Unknown2001
Martian Life24Unknown2001
Martian Mud WrestlingA simple game of sinking in the mudUnknown2001
Martian Treasure HuntPlayers compete to have the most valuable pile of treasure at the end of the game.24Unknown2001
Martianopoly"Chop down trees, erect buildings, make money."24Alignment2001
Mind ControlIUnknown2001
NomiceAn Icehouse/Nomic hybrid game.Unknown2001
PantopiaPantopia is a game of territorial struggle, shifting fortune, and elemental magic.25Unknown2001
ProtozoaCreate the most successful multi-celled colony creature24Placement2001
PyramazePlayers race to reach their goals in this game that includes a randomly created board and the players' ability to swap the rules of movement throughout the game.24Unknown2001
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.Color powers, Programming2001
RAMbots (Polish)Gracze potajemnie programują ruchy swoich robotów.24Progrmowanie, Gra na planszy2001
Rat PatrolA precursor to the game Turtler26Unknown2001
Snowman MeltdownIcehouse/piecepack hybrid snowman fight held on a comet.24Unknown2001
Stack Chess22Unknown2001
TerrafexPlayers use icehouse pieces to grow forests, build mountains, start fires and melt glaciers.Unknown2001
The Great Martian Ice Machine24Unknown2001
The IceStarA geometrical puzzle game.11Unknown2001
TriangulationA war-game with programmed movement24Unknown2001
TurtlerHelp your turtle navigate a busy 6-lane freeway24Unknown2001
UibadiBattle your opponents.2Unknown2001
ZendoPlayers achieve satori when they discover the secret rule that explains which koans have the elusive Buddha-natureUnknown2001
Alien CityIcehouse/piecepack hybrid game of city building2Tile laying, Complex scoring2002
Alien City (German)Icehouse/Piecepack Hybrid. Städtebau auf einem weit entfernten Planeten für zwei Spieler2Tile laying, Complex scoring2002
Attactics24Unknown2002
Branches & Twigs & ThornsPlayers build branching tree structures from a root, trying to always branch from their own pieces, not their opponent's.Unknown2002
Branches & Twigs & Thorns (Polish)Gra strategiczna, gracze zapełniają plansze swoimi piramidami.26Zapełnianie planszy, Dokładanie piramidek2002
Chivalry22Unknown2002
Civil-ice-ation36Unknown2002
CrackeD ICE (Polish)Gra zręcznościowa, stąpając po lodzie należy uważać, by się nie załamał.25Gra zręcznościowa, Dokładanie piramidek2002
CrackeD IceDon't tip the ice floe!35Dexterity, Balance2002
EdgesEdges is an abstract strategy game of placement for two, played on the 31 edges (not squares or points) of a three by four rectangular grid representing the canal network.Unknown2002
ErebusicehouseA darkly-themed game of Life, Death, War, Disease, and Soul collection22Unknown2002
GeneratorBe the first player with a power coupling on each of the other nodes.24Unknown2002
Hailstorma very random betting gameUnknown2002
Ice AgeMastodons vs the Hunters22Unknown2002
LandrushCompete to own the land worth the greatest value.25Unknown2002
LitrófA chess variation with Icehouse pyramidsUnknown2002
Magic MidsMages play a game of placement and capture.24Unknown2002
Martian GreenhouseSolitaire game of breeding different species11Unknown2002
Martian Midswreak havoc with Martian Mids24Unknown2002
Martian QuiltingAssembling pyramidal pieces26Unknown2002
MunaboA real-time game played on a napkin2Unknown2002
Nightmare PachisiA multitrack linear wargame24Unknown2002
Nonub Ish44Unknown2002
Pyramid SchemeBuild pyramids, attack your enemy, and earn Ra’s favor by being the first to gather the correct number of favor tokens.24Placement, Stacking2002
Rotationaryrotate pieces in placeUnknown2002
SkurðirAn Icehouse Transportation GameUnknown2002
TMAG: The Martian Assassination GameBe the first victim to reach all of the bases39Unknown2002
Martian MancalaVolcano Race: Played by Martian children everywhere!2Unknown2002
Folio22Unknown2003
Ice DaoIce Dao is a quick little abstract strategy game for two players.22Alignment2003
IceSickleIceSickle is a bit similar to checkers, but was originally inspired by solitaire peg jumping games22Jumping, Placement2003
Sorcerer's ApprenticeUnknown2003
SpickleheadA game of self-inflicted bodily harm...with Icehouse piecesUnknown2003
SprawlCompetitive city buildingUnknown2003
Tic Tac Doh!Slightly twisted variant of Tic-Tac-ToeUnknown2003
TöframennA fantasy strategy game where wizards, experts in a variety of elemental arts (represented by nine colors), face off in a battle of good verses evil.Unknown2003
Ways of the Towering TribesmenTwo barbaric tribes at war22Interposition2003
AntshouseAnts running the gauntlet over a pavement while mean kids tries to splat them.24Unknown2004
ArenaRoll a D20 to knock down as many pyramids as possible24Unknown2004
Binary HomeworldsA 2-player variant of the standard Homeworlds game22Color powers, Resource management2004
Ice PalaceA game of simple mechanics but complex interactions where players compete to win “hands” and ultimately control the construction of the Ice Palace.36Placement, Pyramid draw2004
Ice SoloA solitaire game.1Unknown2004
Icebomb Arena45Unknown2004
Icehouse Plant GameGrow your pieces toward the sun34Unknown2004
King o' the CastleA strategy game where players try to invade one another's castles22Unknown2004
LimnA Balderdash-style bluffing game410Unknown2004
Martian ShogiChess/shogi variant with pyramids.Unknown2004
Missile CommandUse your Missile Batteries offensively to uncover and eliminate enemy Presidents while at the same time defending your own President from attack.Unknown2004
Moscow IceThis is Chinese checkers for pyramids with some twists.24Unknown2004
SpellcyclesCast complex spells on other players and gain prestige.25Unknown2004
Icehouse Null GameThe Game of Playing with PyramidsUnknown2004
Turning PointsPyramids spin like interconnected gears as each new piece is added16Reactions2004
UndercutIn Undercut, players try to bid low to get pieces with the lowest value.35Unknown2004
Venusian BowlingRoll a D20 at pyramids to knock them down26Unknown2004
What Blind Ninjas?A game of moving silently and striking carefully24Unknown2004
A-A-Arctic KetteringAbstract22Unknown2005
ArmadaIn Armada, a fleet of fast, maneuverable ships does battle with a fleet of slow, powerful ships.2Measured movement2005
AutomatonThis is a Robotic Combat gameSimultaneous action2005
Bears, Foxes & HaresA race to the centerUnknown2005
Blam!Looking for someone to shove? Strategize in Blam! with two to four elbow-room seekers.Unknown2005
Blam! (Polish)Abstrakcyjna gra planszowa polegająca na wypychaniu piramid przeciwnika poza obręb szachownicy24Zapełnianie planszy, Dokładanie piramidek2005
CapstoneIn Capstone, players try to build stacks that match their secret goal stacks.Unknown2005
Cardinal ConnectionsIn Cardinal Connections, players try to make more pyramids point towards themselves than toward the other players.24Board2005
Cold SpellSpell the most valuable words with your tiles22Unknown2005
CoupTake over a small countryUnknown2005
DeceptionIn Deception, players try to get their secret pyramid to the other end of the board while avoiding capture.Unknown2005
FortsA game of building and tearing down.24Unknown2005
GnaqushHop to the other end of the board and promote your pieces24Unknown2005
HexanoA variant of Volcano played on a hexagonal board instead of a square 5x5 oneUnknown2005
Hexano-DuelA more strategic variant of Volcano played with 9 stashes on a hexagonal board22Volcano2005
HextrisAbstract23Placement, Movement2005
Ice ArenaIce Arena is a tactical arena combat game.Unknown2005
Ice FuThere can be only oneUnknown2005
Ice Ice BabyUnknown2005
Ice LadyA variant of turkish checkers, aka Dama, using Icehouse pieces.Unknown2005
Ice Pirates25Unknown2005
Ice Soo SorryBased on the board game "Sorry"24Unknown2005
IceCreamA two player game that requires no playing surface.Unknown2005
IceDamThis is a multiplayer variant of IceSickle.Unknown2005
IceDuelA miniatures-oriented, arena duel game with an unusual character creation format.24Color powers2005
IceHanoiA solo game of trying to turn nests into trees11Unknown2005
Synapse-Ice (Polish)Zapełnianie planszy piramidkami22Zapełnianie planszy2005
IcebergGuess correctly and be rewarded22Guessing2005
IceshipsAn idea, not a game yetUnknown2005
Imperial ShuffleBlock your opponent's Emperor from being able to move22Unknown2005
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.Unknown2005
Intersectplacement and simultaneous capturePlacement, Simultaneous action2005
JuxtaposePlayers play a 'tic-tac-toe'-like game using a 4x4 board and a single stash of pieces from a common pool.24Unknown2005
King of the Sinking IcebergJump and capture small caps on a shrinking boardUnknown2005
Mega HexanoA variant of Volcano played with 9 stashes on a hexagonal boardUnknown2005
MiddlemanManeuver around a cramped board to reunite your pieces22Movement, N/A2005
QuintazoneAn Icehouse/Aquarius hybrid25Tile-laying, Placement2005
Robot HouseRobot House is a tactical arena game inspired by Meatbot Massacre.Unknown2005
Simple Life or DeathUnknown2005
SnowblindHow do you win a game if you have more control over your opponents’ pieces than your own?44Unknown2005
SpectraA game of color theory26Unknown2005
SpikeA strategy game of moves and counter-moves with maze-like aspects2Unknown2005
StarRunnersrace through the star system2Unknown2005
Synapse-IceAn adaptation of the paper-and-pencil game Synapse'Unknown2005
Take That!A short three in a row game where your opponent chooses the piece you have to playUnknown2005
Ticket to MarsMashup of Icehouse with Ticket to Ride25Unknown2005
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.Unknown2005
TractionPlayers walk their pyramids in a race to the finish line, and stop their opponents from getting there first!Unknown2005
TransformartianCreate grid formations with colored pyramids24Unknown2005
Tree-HalmaTreehouse update to an older game2Unknown2005
TriforceIn Triforce, players combat for control over a portion of a triangular playing field.Unknown2005
TriluminaryIn Triluminary, players battle for influence over the Grey Council.Unknown2005
TriumvirateCapture at least two trees' worth of opponent's piecesUnknown2005
Tugga WarPull twelve pips into your goalUnknown2005
Zendo-TaoZendo masters take small steps along the path to discover the one true secret rule.Unknown2005
Alchemy ICENoughts and crosses with randomized "symbols" of five different types.Unknown2006
CentrificeCentrifice is a hurling match, introducing a new mechanic for stackable Icehouse pieces: Centrificeing (hurling your Icehouse pieces with the help of other Icehouse pieces).Unknown2006
Ratones ColoradosA game of mice, cats, and traps34Area control2006
Cover UpCover up your opponent's options and get 4-in-a-row22Unknown2006
Crystal City CatanColonial building in the style of The Settlers of Catan by Klaus Teuber22Resource Management2006
FoxtrotAn abstract strategy game23Unknown2006
IkkozendoPlayers achieve satori when they discover the secret rule that explains which koans have the elusive Buddha-nature2Inductive logic, Turn-based2006
La Columna de Trajanoabstract strategy board game for Icehouse of elimination2Movement, Elimination2006
La Linterna de Lisi­cratesAn abstract strategy game22Unknown2006
Martian CoastersThe Beverage-Coaster Treehouse Board Game26Dynamic board, Stacking2006
Martian Coasters (Polish)Gra rozgrywająca się na podkładkach Martian Coasters2Podkładki, Rzuty kością2006
Martian GunslingerAn abstract Western theme boardgame with a checkerboard24Set collection, Direct conflict, Resource management2006
Martian Mah JonggA rummy game in the style of Chinese Mah Jongg24Unknown2006
Martian PachisiAn Icehouse version of Pachisi210Unknown2006
Mundialitoabstract strategy board game for Icehouse of movement and attainment2Movement, Attainment, Turn-based2006
Olympus MonsA chess-like game where captured pieces are worth their pip-value22Unknown2006
Pach-Ice-iGet all your pieces to your opponent's start2Unknown2006
Par-Trees-iGet all your pieces to the center goalUnknown2006
PentamidGet five pieces in a row22Piece placement, Piece movement2006
Power TowerBuild high towers by taking over pieces from other towers.Unknown2006
Share and Share AlikeA game of shifting loyalties4Tower-building, Market speculation2006
SupercalifragilisticanoSquare Volcano beyond "Mega"15Eruption2006
Take It Or Leave ItA "Press Your Luck" style Treehouse game26Unknown2006
ThreeStoneTry to build stacks that match your secret goal stacks.2Stacking, Hidden information2006
TitaniceBe the first to steer your transatlantic liner into an iceberg!Unknown2006
Torres de AsedioOpen a gap in enemy walls to take your army across the board24Unknown2006
TreehouseMake your trio match the House trio before anyone else24Dice, Pattern formation2006
Treehouse (Polish)Gra oparta na kostce Treehouse24Rzuty kością, Dopasowanie do wzorca2006
Trip AwayBe the first player with no pieces in front of you24Colorless2006
Volcano IslandBe the most dominant tribe on the Island after the volcano has had its say34Unknown2006
... further results



Go back to Games by Release Year