Rules

eBee can be played as a two-player game, a four player game comprised of two teams of two, or a multiplayer co-op puzzle game.

The goal of the game is to create a circuit from the Hub, to an Island, and back to the hub, by connecting positive and negative polarities, hence completing a circuit and activating an effect, such as illumination of an LED light.

Objective:

To build circuits from the center battery to one of the LED light patches.

Players must match [+] to [-] on any two given blue pieces, and must make a loop in order to create a valid circuit.

Connect positive signs to negative signs!

Make sure you make two paths from an island to the hub!

the Pieces

When you start, the board should look like this:

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The quilted gameboard.

You should also have the following pieces:

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One Central Battery Hub
4 Island Pieces
Path Tiles for player 1
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Path Tiles for player 2

 

Setup: Setup consists of 2 parts!

Place central battery hub in the center!

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Now place the 4 led island patches randomly about the center.

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Moves

Players take turns.

On a turn, they choose from one of the following possible moves:

Place a Piece
Place a Piece

 

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Rotate a Piece (blue island)

 

Rotate a piece (player's own piece)
Rotate a piece (player’s only)

 

Swap a piece with another (player's only)
Swap a piece with another (player’s only)

 

Take back a piece (Player's only)
Take back a piece (player’s only)

 

Move a piece to an adjacent spot (player's only)
Move a piece to an adjacent spot (player’s only)

 

End State

Players play until one runs out of patches.

Win Condition (Competitive)

To tally up points, see how many of the lit LEDs are right next to a patch of your color.

Here, the green piece is next to the lit-up LED. Green player has one point!
Here, the green piece is next to the lit-up LED. Green player has one point!

The player with the most points wins.