Games in Design Stage Complete

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There are 273 games in the Complete design stage.

NameDescriptionMin PlayersMax PlayersStatusYear
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!35Complete1989
Martian ChessColorless simplified chess nevertheless has subtle strategy24Complete1995
Tricecontrol the spaces with the mystic symbolsComplete1995
DNAMutate pieces in your gene pool24Complete1996
FocusA game that combines pyramids with Magic: The Gathering cards22Complete1996
Zarcanaterritorial control on a board of cards Tarot, with CCG-like card effects24Complete1996
IglooFour colors, but only one will be worth points by the end.22Complete1997
PikemenDefend your pieces from jousting pikemen!Complete1997
Pikemen (Polish)Broń swoje jednostki przed szarżującymi pikinierami!24Complete1997
Thin IceGrow your fragile ice crystal until it shattersComplete1997
EnantiomerfolkCapture your opponent's pieces with their own pieces22Complete1999
IceTowers (Polish)Kontrola najcenniejszych wież24Complete1999
IceTowersControl the most valuable towers35Complete1999
Martian FrisbyA race game on a narrow board where players try to block each other and get the roll that will propel their pieces into the required nested configuration.22Complete1999
Martian RaceBe the first to have your family go up in the rocket and down in history!25Complete1999
Precary-IceA dexterity game like Jenga25Complete1999
RGBIn RGB, stacks of Icehouse pieces reproduce and try to kill each other's childrenComplete1999
ExtinctionTwo races of creatures fight to make the other go extinct.22Complete2000
Gleebs and GruesAbsorb your enemies while trying not to be eaten by a grue.22Complete2000
Lonely IceA solitaire game of attack.1Complete2000
Martian Tic-Tac-ToeTic-Tac-Toe with Icehouse pieces2Complete2000
Volcanoa puzzle game inspired by the spewing eruptions of volcanoes23Complete2000
Volcano (Polish)Wulkany wybuchają, a płynąca lawa przynosi punkty.14Complete2000
ZagamiMartian microbial life tries to survive and thrive on an asteroidComplete2000
Battle Zone22Complete2001
Blockade2D race gameComplete2001
Crystal FormationCreate crystals formed into trees while trying to influence the development of your opponents nodes.26Complete2001
Dragon's HoardBe the hero who escapes the dungeon with the most treasure before sunset.14Complete2001
E, the Game of Martian Chinese CheckersComplete2001
EfniUse pyramids to win Fluxx goals26Complete2001
EpicycleExchange your pieces for those in a circle. Avoid getting 3 pieces of the same size.2Complete2001
GnosticaGnostica, an updated version of Zarcana, involves capturing territory on an evolving board made up of Tarot cards.Complete2001
HomeworldsA strategy game of starships, transformation, and negotiation2Complete2001
Homeworlds (German)Ein Strategiespiel um epische WeltraumschlachtenComplete2001
HostagesBe the first player to rescue all 5 of your hostages by returning them to your base.22Complete2001
Ice Fishing24Complete2001
Ice MarketA real-time trading game36Complete2001
Ice Storm35Complete2001
Ice Tiddly WinksA quick dexterity game with simultaneous play16Complete2001
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.24Complete2001
KotraA dice strategy game similar to Backgammon, played on a chessboard.24Complete2001
MandalaA deceptively simple game of set collection25Complete2001
Martian BackgammonA Martian take on BackgammonComplete2001
Martian BowlingA dexterity game with random setup26Complete2001
Martian CanalsA placement and capture game of Martian stone circles and pyramids.212Complete2001
Martian Life24Complete2001
Martian Mud WrestlingA simple game of sinking in the mudComplete2001
Martian Treasure HuntPlayers compete to have the most valuable pile of treasure at the end of the game.24Complete2001
Martianopoly"Chop down trees, erect buildings, make money."24Complete2001
Mind ControlIComplete2001
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.24Complete2001
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.Complete2001
RAMbots (Polish)Gracze potajemnie programują ruchy swoich robotów.24Complete2001
Snowman MeltdownIcehouse/piecepack hybrid snowman fight held on a comet.24Complete2001
The IceStarA geometrical puzzle game.11Complete2001
TurtlerHelp your turtle navigate a busy 6-lane freeway24Complete2001
UibadiBattle your opponents.2Complete2001
ZendoPlayers achieve satori when they discover the secret rule that explains which koans have the elusive Buddha-natureComplete2001
Alien CityIcehouse/piecepack hybrid game of city building2Complete2002
Alien City (German)Icehouse/Piecepack Hybrid. Städtebau auf einem weit entfernten Planeten für zwei Spieler2Complete2002
Branches & Twigs & ThornsPlayers build branching tree structures from a root, trying to always branch from their own pieces, not their opponent's.Complete2002
Branches & Twigs & Thorns (Polish)Gra strategiczna, gracze zapełniają plansze swoimi piramidami.26Complete2002
CrackeD ICE (Polish)Gra zręcznościowa, stąpając po lodzie należy uważać, by się nie załamał.25Complete2002
CrackeD IceDon't tip the ice floe!35Complete2002
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.Complete2002
GeneratorBe the first player with a power coupling on each of the other nodes.24Complete2002
Hailstorma very random betting gameComplete2002
LitrófA chess variation with Icehouse pyramidsComplete2002
Magic MidsMages play a game of placement and capture.24Complete2002
MunaboA real-time game played on a napkin2Complete2002
SkurðirAn Icehouse Transportation GameComplete2002
Volcano RaceVolcano Race: Played by Martian children everywhere!2Complete2002
Ice DaoIce Dao is a quick little abstract strategy game for two players.22Complete2003
IceSickleIceSickle is a bit similar to checkers, but was originally inspired by solitaire peg jumping games22Complete2003
Sorcerer's ApprenticeComplete2003
SprawlCompetitive city buildingComplete2003
Tic Tac Doh!Slightly twisted variant of Tic-Tac-ToeComplete2003
AntshouseAnts running the gauntlet over a pavement while mean kids tries to splat them.24Complete2004
ArenaRoll a D20 to knock down as many pyramids as possible24Complete2004
Binary HomeworldsA 2-player variant of the standard Homeworlds game22Complete2004
Ice PalaceA game of simple mechanics but complex interactions where players compete to win “hands” and ultimately control the construction of the Ice Palace.36Complete2004
Ice SoloA solitaire game.1Complete2004
Martian ShogiChess/shogi variant with pyramids.Complete2004
Missile CommandUse your Missile Batteries offensively to uncover and eliminate enemy Presidents while at the same time defending your own President from attack.Complete2004
Moscow IceThis is Chinese checkers for pyramids with some twists.24Complete2004
SpellcyclesCast complex spells on other players and gain prestige.25Complete2004
Turning PointsPyramids spin like interconnected gears as each new piece is added16Complete2004
UndercutIn Undercut, players try to bid low to get pieces with the lowest value.35Complete2004
Venusian BowlingRoll a D20 at pyramids to knock them down26Complete2004
What Blind Ninjas?A game of moving silently and striking carefully24Complete2004
A-A-Arctic KetteringAbstract22Complete2005
ArmadaIn Armada, a fleet of fast, maneuverable ships does battle with a fleet of slow, powerful ships.2Complete2005
AutomatonThis is a Robotic Combat gameComplete2005
Bears, Foxes & HaresA race to the centerComplete2005
Blam!Looking for someone to shove? Strategize in Blam! with two to four elbow-room seekers.Complete2005
Blam! (Polish)Abstrakcyjna gra planszowa polegająca na wypychaniu piramid przeciwnika poza obręb szachownicy24Complete2005
CapstoneIn Capstone, players try to build stacks that match their secret goal stacks.Complete2005
Cardinal ConnectionsIn Cardinal Connections, players try to make more pyramids point towards themselves than toward the other players.24Complete2005
Cold SpellSpell the most valuable words with your tiles22Complete2005
FortsA game of building and tearing down.24Complete2005
GnaqushHop to the other end of the board and promote your pieces24Complete2005
IceDamThis is a multiplayer variant of IceSickle.Complete2005
Synapse-Ice (Polish)Zapełnianie planszy piramidkami22Complete2005
Imperial ShuffleBlock your opponent's Emperor from being able to move22Complete2005
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.Complete2005
Intersectplacement and simultaneous captureComplete2005
MiddlemanManeuver around a cramped board to reunite your pieces22Complete2005
QuintazoneAn Icehouse/Aquarius hybrid25Complete2005
SnowblindHow do you win a game if you have more control over your opponents’ pieces than your own?44Complete2005
StarRunnersrace through the star system2Complete2005
Synapse-IceAn adaptation of the paper-and-pencil game Synapse'Complete2005
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.Complete2005
TransformartianCreate grid formations with colored pyramids24Complete2005
Tugga WarPull twelve pips into your goalComplete2005
Alchemy ICENoughts and crosses with randomized "symbols" of five different types.Complete2006
Cover UpCover up your opponent's options and get 4-in-a-row22Complete2006
Crystal City CatanColonial building in the style of The Settlers of Catan by Klaus Teuber22Complete2006
IkkozendoPlayers achieve satori when they discover the secret rule that explains which koans have the elusive Buddha-nature2Complete2006
Martian CoastersThe Beverage-Coaster Treehouse Board Game26Complete2006
Martian Coasters (Polish)Gra rozgrywająca się na podkładkach Martian Coasters2Complete2006
Martian Mah JonggA rummy game in the style of Chinese Mah Jongg24Complete2006
Mundialitoabstract strategy board game for Icehouse of movement and attainment2Complete2006
Pach-Ice-iGet all your pieces to your opponent's start2Complete2006
Par-Trees-iGet all your pieces to the center goalComplete2006
PentamidGet five pieces in a row22Complete2006
Share and Share AlikeA game of shifting loyalties4Complete2006
SupercalifragilisticanoSquare Volcano beyond "Mega"15Complete2006
TreehouseMake your trio match the House trio before anyone else24Complete2006
Treehouse (Polish)Gra oparta na kostce Treehouse24Complete2006
Trip AwayBe the first player with no pieces in front of you24Complete2006
Volcano IslandBe the most dominant tribe on the Island after the volcano has had its say34Complete2006
Walk Like an EgyptianWalk like an egyptian by racing back and forth across a chess board with your pyramid.Complete2006
Black ICEThe 3HOUSE game of computer cracking22Complete2007
Chicken RunA whimsical chicken roundup with overly enthusiastic spectators22Complete2007
Colorful CluesA deduction game where players try to guess the missing colorsComplete2007
Drag RaceAn abstract race game of
second guessing in second gear.
DripA stacking game using Icehouse piecesComplete2007
HuntA hunt in a deadly mazeComplete2007
Ice StackersA dexterous stacking race game.26Complete2007
IceGolfIcehouse Golf, using a stash tube as Club1Complete2007
Leaning TowersBuild Out Build UpComplete2007
Martian 12sPlayed in Casinos all over MarsComplete2007
Martian BoggleMove pyramids around a letter grid to spell words22Complete2007
Martian Coaster ChaturangaMartian Chess-like game; get the most points at end24Complete2007
Moon ShotA game of dexterous strategy for any number of players.1Complete2007
Penguin SoccerA Slide-fest for 2 playersComplete2007
Penguin Soccer (French)Un festival de glisse pour 2 ou 4 joueursComplete2007
PylonA 2-player abstract strategy game of placement and stacking.Complete2007
QuintoA strategy game based on Quarto22Complete2007
RockPaperPyramidA multidimensional version of Rock Paper Scissors33Complete2007
Martian StrategoPieces with hidden powers battle one another22Complete2007
SubdivisionA Real Estate Development GameComplete2007
TimberlandTreehouse meets Volcano; tipping and hopping shared pieces for pointsComplete2007
Twin WinA simple and quick single Treehouse set game with changing goals23Complete2007
UberMartian Coastersvariation of Martian Coasters published by Looney LabsComplete2007
Virus Fight (Spanish)Un juego de combate entre virus informáticosComplete2007
Virus FightA game of combat between two ever changing computer programs25Complete2007
WreckTangleAbstract Strategy GameComplete2007
Zamboni WarsWhat could possibly be cooler than driving a Zamboni? How about armor plating your Zamboni and arming it with a giant, frickin' laser!Complete2007
AlbiorixA chess-like game without captures2Complete2008
AmbushA capture game for 2-3 players with 2 stashes and 4 Martian Coasters.22Complete2008
Atom SmasherA game of dexterity inspired by billiards, carrom, and marbles2Complete2008
IceFrogsPlayers jump their pyramids across the board in an attempt to get a piece into their opponent's start space.23Complete2008
LoggerA lumberjack-themed game for 2-4 playersComplete2008
Pass The PyramidsA "Dicehouse" game for 3 to 5 players.Complete2008
Scrambled Volcanovariation of Volcano published by Looney LabsComplete2008
TimelockSomeone's gone and broken the TimeLine again.Complete2008
World War 5A simplified Risk-like game of global conquest24Complete2008
Zark City (Polish)Gra strategiczna, gracze zajmują terytorium zbudowane z kart.25Complete2008
Zark CityA 3HOUSE reduction of Zarcana, using playing cards25Complete2008
3-HighCooperatively assemble the five trees without running out of cards.14Complete2009
AmoebaA science themed game with an ever-increasing board size.26Complete2009
ApophisA real-time co-op game of saving the world from an asteroid14Complete2009
Armada 2KIn Armada 2K, fleets of warships do battle on the open seas.Complete2009
Diamond MineCollect Diamonds from hidden Veins24Complete2009
Fire-Ice-SlimeA very fast and simple, 2-player, 1 Treehouse game, similar to Rock-Scissors-Paper.22Complete2009
Horde RunnersA game of strategy involving theft and two players.22Complete2009
InfiltrateBuild an army and fight your way through the enemy's lines.22Complete2009
Landing ZoneCrash land your ship to get the diamonds25Complete2009
Nothing Beats a LargeA simple and quick single Treehouse set game with goals25Complete2009
Pyramids in my pocketA variation on Drip, in which a player tries to guess which pyramids the other has hidden in his pocket.22Complete2009
QuicksandA strategy game where you try to capture your opponent's pieces on a board that is in constant flux.22Complete2009
Quicksand (Polish)Gra strategiczna, w której plansza nieustannie się zmienia, a celem jest zdobywanie piramidek przeciwnika.22Complete2009
Stack ControlCapture and eliminate enemy pyramids so that you control the most stacks.25Complete2009
Stack Control (Polish)Gra strategiczna, gracze budują wieże z unikalnych elementów.25Complete2009
TactonixA geological Combination Game24Complete2009
Great Game of Guessingseries of cards which need be guessed correctly3100Complete2009
UnocittaA Zark City variant using a deck of Uno™ cards25Complete2009
BoundaryTransfer pyramids to the other world.22Complete2010
Emperor's GardenTry destroying the Fujiwara clan to assert the new Emperor's power24Complete2010
European WarA variation on World War 5, created by Andy Looney.24Complete2010
FlagsMove upper pyramid to create a flagComplete2010
IceminersCollect Gems from hidden Veins24Complete2010
KaeruJumping from waterlily to waterlily, your frogs try to eat the prey they like the most22Complete2010
NileUse your workers to build the great pyramids of Egypt22Complete2010
PharaohPlayers roll dice to claim the title of the King of The Pyramids24Complete2010
Plutonian PokerPoker (sort-of) but with more stacking and pyramids. Played with 2 or more people.26Complete2010
PyrinoesDominoes, with extra pyramids22Complete2010
Small FlagsTwin_Win,TwinWin-like game - move upper pyramid to fit your goalsComplete2010
Calderaredevelopment of Volcano23Complete2011
Carrots and BroccoliA abstract game about planning a garden24Complete2011
Freeze TagPyramids race to the other side, trying not to get frozen along the way.24Complete2011
Gorean KaissaFantasy chess on the planet Gor22Complete2011
I Have ColorA color based children's word game.212Complete2011
IceDicePlayers roll dice to select pieces, but roll the same color twice and lose everything you gained this turn!4Complete2011
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!24Complete2011
MunchAncient space monsters roam the galaxy, munching worlds and each other.24Complete2011
Paint the LineTry to build the largest groups out of captured pyramids.22Complete2011
Shapeshifter WarsTransform your shapeshifters into the perfect army to defeat the enemy.22Complete2011
Squares of DetonationA game of Civil Engineering. And Dynamite.24Complete2011
StacktricesA game of fighting enacted within a digital matrix22Complete2011
StawvsAn abstract strategy game similar to Amazons with Volcano scoring.24Complete2011
The Wilds of MarsA simple little photo safari game.24Complete2011
Tic Tac LoopTic Tac Toe on a changing board22Complete2011
AbiegnusRosicrucian Volcano12Complete2012
Advanced ColonizationA game of space combat and expansion.22Complete2012
Aquarius RisingConnect your elements to the higher planes25Complete2012
Autumn AshA strategic game of color change.22Complete2012
Battle of the Body SnatchersCapture more villagers and enemy aliens than your opponent.22Complete2012
Builders of R'lyehConstructing the drowned city of Cthulhu15Complete2012
ColonizationA game of space conquest mixing light strategy and luck.24Complete2012
Color ClaimBuild stacks with your claimed color on top to score points.22Complete2012
Egyptian SolitaireThis is a solitaire puzzle game.
Imagine a game of Peg Solitaire getting combined with a Rubik's Cube.
FreimaurereiConduct lodge-based conspiracies during the European Enlightenment22Complete2012
Galaa.k.a. Farmer's Chess2Complete2012
Iceland VolcanoLava flows for points as the volcano erupts!14Complete2012
Barsoomian JetanFantasy chess on Barsoom (Mars)22Complete2012
KrumpA chess-like game where your movement options increase as the game progresses.22Complete2012
Martian ChaturajiBased on a strategy game that predates Chess24Complete2012
Martian ChaturangaBased on a strategy game that predates Chess22Complete2012
Martian RiskMartian armies invade Earth36Complete2012
Pink HijinksA tiny game of Pyramids22Complete2012
PoptrixLaunch new pyramids, destroy enemy pyramids, and control the board.22Complete2012
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.23Complete2012
Quintazone-ChaserFurther play to follow on a game of Quintazone25Complete2012
Ricochet PyramidsSimultaneous real-time searching for the shortest solution to move a robot to a goal.28Complete2012
Rosicrucian Chessoccult chess variant a.k.a. Enochian Chess24Complete2012
SporeMove invaders and launch spores to capture villagers.22Complete2012
Tower WarDraft a deck, then try to wage a war without making the tower collapse.22Complete2012
TroikaTic-Tac-Toe in 3DComplete2012
U.S. PresidentWill you be the next US President?Complete2012
Der MarsigelwettkampfA prickly pyramid game213Complete2013
GeodetoPlanet Earth is full of beautiful and interesting places.26Complete2013
HomejinksTiny space combat inspired by Homeworlds23Complete2013
Martian 8-BallFive-handed Martian Coasters for two!22Complete2013
Pentamid TwistGet five pieces in a row22Complete2013
Snail InvasionTiny invasive species vs gardener, who will prevail?12Complete2013
PewPewDieA player wields a juggernaut!22Complete2014
PungoA game of Pungo setup and ready to play22Complete2014
ToripokaA Mini Royal with a wild card.22Complete2014
Color WheelTry to connect all same colored pyramids before time runs out!15Complete2016
Give or Take210Complete2016
Green HijinksA luck-free variant of Pink Hijinks22Complete2016
Looney LudoNavigate an ever-changing maze and collect the right pieces to win26Complete2016
Petal BattleTwo groups of insects battle for control of a flower22Complete2016
Pyramid BallA game of sports and programmable movement22Complete2016
Sky RiseA game of hidden agendas and tower construction25Complete2016
SolomidsA solo game of stacking, sliding, and swapping11Complete2016
VerticalityBuild the tallest tower!15Complete2016
Buyer's Market24Complete2017
Lava FlowsA quick strategy game that rewards clever tactics and a sharp memory22Complete2017
Elemental TowersA solitaire game played with an Aquarius deck11Complete2018
WarpShipsA freeform-board spaceship maneuvering game24Complete2018
OverrideA two-player game where pieces are individually owned but mutually controlled22Complete2019
Xero-GA quick, accessible game of spaceships and strategy22Complete2019
NickelUse strategy to form a line or L shape on a colorful, randomly-generated board22Complete2020