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Game Checkout Program: Waterworks

Learn about the Holland & Terrell Libraries' game checkout program, including circulation policies and our collection of games!


Purple Water Works card game box.Waterworks is a multi-player card game in which the objective is to be the first player to connect cards that make a picture of a water pipeline.  Players are dealt 5 cards each and take turns drawing cards from the deck needed to create their water pipeline.  The goal of each player is to gain "good" non-leaky pipe cards that correctly connect to create their pipeline.  Players can also place "leaky" pipe cards next to the cards of their opponents to prevent them from completing their pipelines.

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Rules of Play PDF

Game Facts

Number of players

  • 2 -5

Average playing time

  • 25 - 35 minutes
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