You have several options to choose from You have several options to choose from
A. Starting play. Choose any set or Single cards to play, or the Dog House card, Game Changer, or a Run of four cards or more, and put them in the middle of the table. As you lay down your cards say out loud what you are laying down. This allows for everyone the equal chance to Slap Attack the pile.
Once you lay down your cards your turn is over and you draw a card from the middle deck. When starting play you must play a card, you cannot pass.
B. Continuing Play. Once play begins, on your turn you must lay down a higher hand than what currently is on top of the pile in order to play. If you cannot beat what’s played, you can pass your turn and draw a card from the deck and play continues to the next player.
Note: If you pass your turn or play the Dog House card, you cannot Brownie Points Slap Attack the pile until the pile changes; meaning, someone else needs to play on the pile before you can play.
You may choose to play a Dog House card in which everyone then gives you their highest numbered card 1-10 including the Game Changer or Wild Card.
C. When it’s not your turn, keep an eye on what is played. You can Brownie Points Slap Attack at any time as long as you haven’t passed your turn playing the Dog House card as noted above.