Ruckus is the card game sweeping across America. Collecting card sets is the name of the game, but holding onto them can be a bit tricky. This family edition of the classic card game features 12 unique Ruckus characters including '"Macho Macho," "Monkey In A Bottle," "Elephant Tea," "Cactus Ranger" and many more. Similar to original Ruckus, game play for Family Ruckus starts when each player is dealt a hand of cards. Form sets and place them face-up on the table as quickly as possible. Meanwhile, your opponents are trying to take your cards. In the end, all that matters is how many cards you managed to keep. The first player to reach 77 points wins the game.Ruckus has won numerous awards, including being named one of ASTRA's Best Toys for kids in 2009. It was also a Dr. Toy 10 Best Games winner. Ruckus Family Edition is recommended for two or more players ages 8 and up.