Acquire Board Game

How To Play Acquire

Acquire Game Rules (PDF Instructions)

2 - 6
Play Time
45 MIN
Acquire is all about getting the right price at the right time. You'll pretend you're a real estate agent and there are a limited number of hotel chains that you're interested in. You have nothing to work with but your money and your brains. Keep an eye out for your opponents, the other real estate agents, while negotiating high-value mergers. Know anything about the stock market? You soon will as you buy and sell stocks in order to make money for your projects.

Acquire challenges you to use your resources against other players in this high-value game of strategy. If you love games like Monopoly, be sure to check out Acquire and see how well you do in this high-competition board game.
The game Acquire should come with the following components. These are based off of the original game and don't include components from any expansion packs or different editions.

  • Acquire Should Come With Plastic Game Board
  • 7 Plastic Buildings
  • 108 Corporate Tiles
  • 7 Sets Of Stock Certificates
  • Stock Market Tray
  • 6 Information Cards
  • Paper Money
  • Complete Acquire Game Rules And Instructions Booklet
How to Win
In order to win the game of Acquire you need to have the most money at the end of the game. You make money by forming corporations, buying the right stock at the right time, as well as merging and expanding corporations in which you own stock.
How to Win
Please keep in mind that the official Acquire rules and instructions could be different depending on the game version you have. The rules below are some of the exact directions that came in the original packaging and will teach you how to play Acquire. Download these original PDF game rules or print them for later use.

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Human Question:
Which game starts with the same letter as Mancala: Chess, Uno, Monopoly, Battleship or Rummycube

Javier says:

I have played this game for over 40 years. I love it!
Wesley says:

I like money games so this one fits perfect for me. A lot of strategy to learn how to play right. It can take a while to play.
Ashley says:

We were on vacation and saw this game in a little book store. We almost passed it up for some old book. We got taking to the owner and she explained quickly how to play and that it was one of her favorite games. We bought it and learned the rules fairly quickly. It's addicting.
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