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Breakroom Dominoes User Guide

Purchase & License Email

Once you complete your purchase, you will receive an email with your license key. Copy the license key and keep it handy. You will also see a list of downloads after you complete the purchase. Please download the files for your platform. You can always log on to Gumroad to access your downloads.

Installation

Mac OS X

  1. Download the disk image and open it
  2. Drag the “BreakroomDominoes” file to the “Applications” folder
  3. Eject the disk image
  4. Open BreakroomDominoes from the Applications folder

Windows

  1. Download the zip file
  2. Extract the file contents
  3. Go to the destination where you extracted the files. Open the StandaloneWindows64 folder Image
  4. Open BreakroomDominoes.exe Image
  5. Click on “More info” link in the Defender window Image
  6. Click on “Run anyway” Image

Linux Desktop

  1. Download the zip file
  2. Extract the file contents
  3. Open the terminal and cd to the extracted folder
  4. Run chmod +x on StandaloneLinux64/BreakroomDominoes file to make it executable
  5. Run the BreakroomDominoes executable

Verify your license

You will be prompted to enter your license when you open the game for the first time.

  1. Enter your license key and “VERIFY”

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  2. Play

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  3. Enter player name and “START GAME”

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Manual: Cluck Cluck

Before you begin

  1. We have designed the game to be slow and meditative. Take your time with the moves.
  2. Each bot has its own personality and playing style. Observe to figure it out.
  3. This is a game of chance, but a fair bit of strategy could turn the tides of fortune.

Quick Rules

  1. Game begins in Chicken Mode with a double domino.
  2. In your turn, place a domino of matching value.
  3. Press ‘E’ to choose a domino from your inventory.
  4. Choose a domino for placement by clicking on it.
  5. Press ‘E’ to toggle back to the game.
  6. Hover over any domino to find out if you have a valid move. Press ‘Enter’ to place.
  7. A blue rectangle shows a valid move.
  8. If you have no matching dominoes, press ‘=’ to get one from the boneyard (bank) to your inventory.
  9. If you still have no match, press ‘P’ to pass.

Gameplay & Rules

  1. Game starts in Chicken Mode with a double domino.
  2. In Chicken Mode, a spinning white circle appears below the newly played double.
  3. The first Chicken Mode ends when 6 dominoes are placed.
  4. Afterwards, Chicken Mode ends when just 3 dominoes are placed.
  5. Sometimes Chicken Mode may end early if all the matching dominoes have already been placed.
  6. Recently placed domino will have a thin yellow highlight
  7. When the game is not in Chicken Mode, players can continue to place matching dominoes.

Scoring

A round ends when a player places the last domino in their inventory. Your score is based on the dominoes left in your inventory at the end of the round.

  1. A 0 | 0 domino gets 50 points
  2. Every other domino has a score equal to the number of dots on it.
  3. Player with the least number of points wins the round.

Game Types

A game may have multiple rounds based on the Game Type. When a new round begins, all inventory and the ground is cleared and a new double is placed.

  1. Marathon - Game starts with the 9 | 9 domino round and continues until the round with 0 | 0 is complete.
  2. Sprint - Just one round. Starts with a random double.
  3. Milestone 1 - Game ends when someone reaches 100 points.
  4. Milestone 2 - Game ends when someone reaches 200 points.

We hope you have as much fun playing the game as we are having making it. We are looking forward to adding a ton of features to make Breakroom Dominoes one of the best ways to enjoy dominoes.

Please send us an email if you have any questions or suggestions : solvers@puthir.in. We’ll get back to you as soon as we can.