On Kickstarter: Black Hat

black hat components

Black Hat is a trick-taking board game by Timo Multamäki of Arctic Union.

Easy to learn, Black Hat forces the players to carefully choose which tricks to win and which to lose in order to reap the benefits.

What is a “Black Hat”? Well, in the computer world this refers to people that hack computer systems for their own personal benefits. And so it is in this game as well. Black Hat plays 2-6 players and has a modular game board which provides a myriad of gameplay options.

The components:

  • 97 cards
  • 1 game board
  • 12 hacker pawns
  • 6 scoring pawns
  • 6 two-sided block tiles
  • 2 reference cards

Make your way over to their Kickstarter page here.