Wench… a fast-paced card game of rules to remember and penalties to avoid!
The table hushes for just a moment while your opponents slide their cards into
their hands. You’ve gripped a nice hand for going out fast, a hand flush with a
single suit… Schoolgirl, Carpenter, and Unicorn! You’re also charged with making
sure no one puts their elbow on the table, a common and nasty habit.
over and the opponent to your left is already in violation. Impulsively you call
their name, and then realize… they might be the Rock Star. You’ve played before,
a veteran of this ever-changing game, and you know if you don’t applaud when you
penalize them, you’ll be penalized instead!
"Nevermind,” you say. Perhaps it is
best to bide your time and see how the game develops… and then drop "Da Bomb!”
Suddenly you’re interrupted by the first turn of the game… an opponent saw you
looking at that elbow, and they’re playing the Fisher… a card you know will ruin
all of your best-laid plans.
Wench is a fast paced social game utilizing 52 cards illustrated by artist Monte
Moore (Magic CCG, Playboy, Lucasfilm, DC Comics.) Wench! A Drinking
Man's Thinking Game can be played as a drinking game, or other methods
of 'penalties' can be agreed upon by players prior to game play.
The cards also feature traditional poker symbols, so the cards may be used to
play games such as Texas Hold 'Em, Poker, or a Wench variation utilizing the
card mechanics. Cards have 3 different categories, Stein (table cards), Barley
(played only on a player's turn) and Wing (which can fly out of a player's hand
at any time.
The game involves remembering what cards your opponents have that they may have
shown during the game, or tricking them into breaking one of your rules or a
rule that is in play so they must pay a penalty, and you can remove a card from
The object of the game is to remove all cards from your hand and go 'out,'
thereby making the player at the end of the night, who accumulated the most
points, The Wench of the evening. They will then have to pay an agreed upon
punishment such as buy the beer or pizza, take out the garbage, etc.
1 Rule Book
52 illustrated cards