Once Upon A Time Game

How To Play Once Upon A Time

Once Upon A Time Game Rules (PDF Instructions)

2 - 6
Play Time
30 MIN
Once Upon A Time is a game where players get to create their own story by using the cards in their hand that show all the important parts of a fairy tale. One player gets to be the storyteller and tries to create a story using the ingredients in her own hand, guiding the plot toward the ending of her choice. The other players use cards from their hands to stop the person telling the story in hopes of becoming the new person telling the story.

The object of the game Once Upon A Time is for the players to enjoy themselves and tell a good story. The player who uses all the story cards in their hand and guides the plot to their ending wins the game of Once Upon A Time. Try playing Once Upon A Time with your friends and family and see how creative you can be!
The game Once Upon A Time 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.

  • The Once Upon A Time Game Should Come With 110 Once Upon A Time Storytelling Cards
  • 55 Happy Ever After Ending Cards
  • Blank Cards
  • The Once Upon A Time Game Rules And Instructions Booklet
How to Win
When the storyteller has played all her Once Upon A Time cards, she can then play her Happy Ever After card to end the story. Provided this brings the story to a sensible and satisfying conclusion, then the game and the story are over, and the player who played her ending card has won.
How to Win
Please keep in mind that the official Once Upon A Time 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 Once Upon A Time. Download these original PDF game rules or print them for later use.

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