Welcome to my review of the game “Knock of the Coffin Lid.” This is a relatively new release, and I was intrigued by the premise. The game is set in a spooky graveyard, and your goal is to collect as many coffins as you can before the sun rises.

To win, you need to either be the first player to collect 10 coffins or have the most coffins when the sun rises. The game is for 2-4 players and takes around 30 minutes to play.

So, let’s take a look at how the game plays.

Overview of the Game

Knock of the Coffin Lid is a cooperative board game where players must work together to prevent a vengeful spirit from escaping her coffin. The game is set in a dark and spooky graveyard, and players must use their wits and courage to survive. The game is perfect for players who enjoy horror-themed games.

The Objective of the Game

The objective of Knock of the Coffin Lid is to score points by rolling dice and knocking over coffin lids. The game is played with six dice, three red and three black. Players roll the dice and then, using a combination of the numbers shown on the dice, attempt to knock over one or more coffin lids. Each coffin lid has a different point value associated with it. The game is played until all coffin lids have been knocked over or until one player has reached a predetermined score.

The player with the most points at the end of the game is the winner.

How to Play the Game

Knock of the Coffin Lid is a two-player game that can be played with a standard deck of cards. The game is played with two decks of cards, one regular deck, and one tarot deck. Each player is dealt thirteen cards from the regular deck and one card from the tarot deck. The player with the highest tarot card goes first, and the play passes clockwise. Play passes to the left on the following turn, no matter what the tarot card is.

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On a player’s turn, they draw one card from the regular deck and add it to their hand. They may then play any number of cards from their hand. Cards are played in front of the player in groups called “coffins.” A player may have any number of coffins in front of them at any time. Each coffin must have at least two cards in it, called “knocks.” There are four different types of knocks:

There are three ways to win the game:

The first player to have three completed coffins (i.e., six knocks) in front of them wins the game immediately.

If a player runs out of cards in their hand and cannot or choose not to play any more cards on their turn, they lose immediately.

If neither player has won after ten rounds (i.e., each player has had ten turns), then whoever has the most completed coffins wins the game.

Our Experience Playing the Game

My friends and I were so excited to try out the new game, Knock of the Coffin Lid. We read the reviews, and they were all pretty good. The object of the game is to find missing people who have been taken by evil spirits. You are given a list of suspects, and you have to question them to find out who is guilty. We were not sure what to expect, but we were all sorts of excited to play.

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What We Liked

We really enjoyed playing Knock of the Coffin Lid. The game was suspenseful and kept us on our toes the whole time. We also thought the setting and premise were both unique and interesting. The game was definitely challenging, but it was also a lot of fun. We would definitely recommend it to anyone looking for a new and exciting board game to play.

What We Didn’t Like

We didn’t like the fact that the game was so short. We felt like we had just gotten started when it was over.


Overall, we enjoyed playing Knock of the Coffin Lid. The game was challenging and required a lot of strategic thinking. We liked the fact that there were different ways to win the game and that it was easy to learn but difficult to master. We would recommend this game to anyone who enjoys strategy games or horror-themed games.