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Matching Card Game

When players hear ‘matching card game’ they think of the traditional Crazy Eights, Old Maid, Go Fish and while those games have all played a part in our life, matching games can take more complex forms. Pirate Deck, outlined below, is a matching game where you find yourself on a pirate ship in search of treasure. Below are common measurements and material used in matching card games – minus the booty!

Board Game Industry Standards Two-Piece Box

Two-Piece Box

  • 6 inches x 4.3 inches x 1.4 inches
  • 1.5mm high density paperboard
  • Full CMYK
  • Organizing Insert:
    - 20pt coated 1-sided gloss cardstock
    - 2 compartments
    - White

Board Game Industry Standards Playing Cards

Playing Cards

  • 54 poker cards, 2.5 inches x 3.5 inches
  • 280 gsm Blue Core
  • Gloss Varnish
  • Full CMYK
  • Packaging: Shrinkwrap

Board Game Industry Standards Coins

Coins and Bag

  • 25 plastic coins, 1 inch diameter
  • Custom design
  • Packaging: Faux velvet bag
  • Screen printed skull and crossbones

Board Game Industry Standards Rule Book Instructions

Rule Booklet

  • 3.46 inches x 5.43 inches
  • Saddle-stitched binding
  • 85lb text paper for cover and interior pages
  • 8 pages
  • Gloss varnish
  • Full CMYK