UNO, the interesting number card game, is a big favourite and people including children as well as adults enjoy playing it. However, quite often, there has been enough argument over the +2 action card and its consequences. Now now, if you have often been a part of such altercations involving the +2 card while playing the card game, you may or may not be delighted to know that UNO has clarified the rule. Read on.
WHAT IS UNO?
Originally developed by Merle Robbins in 1971 in Ohio, UNO is card game that has been popular across generations. It consists of number cards in different colours as well as action cards such as Wild, Draw Four, Skip, +2 and Reverse.
HOW TO PLAY UNO?
To play UNO, seven cards are dealt to every player and the game begins after a card from the remaining deck is flipped over. Now, you have to play one card matching the card laid out in colour, number or symbol. The game continues and every action card has a particular rule with it. The player who finishes his cards first, wins.
WHAT DOES THE +2 CARD SIGNIFY?
After you throw a +2 card, the next player has to pick up two cards. But often, players argue that the next player, instead of picking up two cards, can throw a +2 card over a +2 if he has one. Sorry folks, but that isn’t the rule.
WHAT DID UNO TWEET ABOUT THE +2 CARD?
UNO has clarified the official rule in a new post on Twitter with respect to the +2 card. “Per management, you cannot STACK a +2 on a +2. Go ahead, roast us,” UNO said in their post.
Okay, then. Here you go!
*Per management: You cannot STACK a +2 on a +2
Go ahead, roast us.
— UNO (@realUNOgame) October 8, 2020
UNO’s post has gone viral on Twitter with over 11,000 retweets and 12,000 likes. The comments section is filled with hilarious responses.
See for yourself:
— sarah (@fightorfligh) October 8, 2020
*pulls out a uno reverse card*
— Cube Cavern Offical (@Cube_Cavern_Go) October 8, 2020
How we’re gonna fight if we follow this rule?
— *Bellaquita*RJ (@corinthianalhp) October 8, 2020
— buck (@garcia__3049) October 8, 2020
The rules of Uno, will forever be debatable.
— John A Roberts (@JohnARoberts8) October 8, 2020
I’m gonna file a report
— Clickzy (@QlxyzVFX) October 8, 2020
I’ll blame 2020 for this too
— Olvine Holas (@OlvineHolas) October 8, 2020
Why would anyone play by the real rules
— We Want Aminu (@hoyas_central) October 8, 2020
Happy playing, UNO!
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