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If you’ve been to Japan, this face might be familiar to you - the bold red head with gold décor, the pink face, bushy eyebrows and elaborate beard, the stern, single-line mouth, flared hemisphere nostrils and, depending on who they belong to, the hollow, pupil-less eyes. This is the face of the Daruma Doll - a rather ubiquitous one in Japan.

But whose face is it? What are they for and what are they looking at? What exactly is a Daruma, the infamous Japanese lucky doll?

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Board games -

How to Play Cockroach Poker,  the buggy bluffing game Watch the Video Read the Rules The aim of the game To win, you’ll need to collect as few cards face up in front of you as possible, by deceiving your friends into taking them instead., because if you get 4 of the same, you lose! Setup The blue deck is the game deck, consisting of letters and actions. The red are category cards. To setup: Cockroach poker consists of 64 cards with 8 different creatures on. To set up: Shuffle the deck. Deal the cards equally between each player. Pick...

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How to Play Crack List - where Uno meets Categories. To win, you’ll need to be the first player to get rid of all of your cards.

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General knowledge, Opinion -

Here’s a list of some local clubs and groups you might want to check out near us in the Cornwall area. There’s actually a fair bit going on in between the open fields and windy beaches… if you know where to look!

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Board games -

How to Play Qawale - The towering take on 4 in a row. Watch the Video Read the Rules The aim of the game To win, you’ll need to place four of your coloured pebbles in a row, when viewed from above. Setup Layout the board. Place two tan coloured pebbles in a stack on each of the four corners. Pick a colour to play and take the 8 pebbles of your colour. Choose a starting player. Gameplay In Qawale. players take it in turns to add one of their pebbles on top of any stack and then move it. ...

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