Setup for 2 Player a Game of Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle

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Rule Set: Epic Charms & Potions Game

1. Location Cards
Location Cards
  1. Collect the 4 - Game 7 Location cards.
  2. Stack them in with the "1 of 4" card on top and the "4 of 4" card on bottom.
  3. Place them face up in the Locations space on the board.
2. Dark Art Cards
Dark Art Cards
  1. Collect the Dark Arts cards with this text in the upper right corner:
    • Base: Game 1, Game 2, Game 3, Game 4, Game 5, Game 6, Game 7
    • Charms: Pack 1, Pack 2
  2. Collect the Dark Arts Potions cards with this text in the upper right corner:
    • Charms: Pack 3, Pack 4
  3. Shuffle them and place the stack face down in the Dark Arts space on the board.
3. Encounter / Horcrux Cards
Encounter / Horcrux Cards
  1. Collect the Pack 4 The Final Horcrux (2 of 3) Encounter card.
  2. Place it face up in the Horcrux space on the board.
  3. Collect the 6 - Game 7 Horcrux cards.
  4. Stack in order with the "1 of 6" card on top and the "6 of 6" card on bottom.
  5. Place them face up on top of the Pack 4 The Final Horcrux card.
  6. Collect the remainder Encounter cards with this text in the upper right corner:
    • Pack 1, Pack 2, Pack 3, Pack 4
  7. Shuffle them and randomly select 3 of them.
  8. Stack them in order and place them face up, in order, on top of the Horcrux cards.
4. Villain Cards
Villain Cards
  1. Place the Pack 4 Lord Voldemort Villain card face up on the Villain space on the board.
  2. Shuffle the rest of the Villain cards and split it into two stacks.
  3. Collect the Game 5, Game 6, AND Game 7 Lord Voldemort Villain cards and shuffle them into one of the stacks.
  4. Place it face down on top of the Voldemort card.
  5. Shuffle the other stack and place it face down on top of the previous stack.There should be 33 total Villains in this stack.
  6. Reveal the top 3 Villain cards and place them in the spaces below the Villain stack.
5. Hero Cards
Hero Cards

Hero Cards
  1. Each player takes a Player Board and puts a Heart token on the 10 spot.
  2. Each player chooses a Charm Ability board and places it above their Player Board.
  3. Each player takes the assigned Hero:
    • Player 1: Game 7 Hermione Granger
    • Player 2: Game 7 Ron Weasley (Starting Player)
  4. Take the appropriate Hero Cards and places them above each player's Player Board.
  5. Each player chooses a Game 6 Proficiency card and places it beside their Hero Card.
  6. Collect the appropriate Hero Decks (10 cards each with the hero's name at the bottom).
  7. Shuffle each deck and place the stack face down to the right of each player's Player Board.
  8. Each player draws 5 cards to form their starting hands.
6. Hogwarts Cards
Hogwarts Cards
  1. Collect the Hogwarts cards with this text in the upper right corner:
    • Base: Game 1, Game 2, Game 3, Game 4, Game 5, Game 6, Game 7
    • Charms: Pack 1, Pack 2, Pack 3, Pack 4
  2. Remove these Ally cards:
    • Remove the Game 7 Hermione Granger Ally card and put back in the box
    • Remove the Game 7 Ron Weasley Ally card and put back in the box
  3. Be sure not to include the Hero Starting Decks (the 10 cards with Hero's names on the bottom).
  4. Shuffle them and place the stack face down in the Hogwarts space on the board.
  5. Place the top 6 cards face up in the spaces below the deck.
7. Potions Setup
Potions Setup
  1. Put the Potions Board near the main board.
  2. Collect the Potions cards with this text in the upper right corner:
    • Charms: Pack 2, Pack 3, Pack 4
  3. Shuffle them and place the stack face down on the Potions Board.
  4. Reveal the top 2 Potions cards and place them in the spaces at the bottom of the Potions Board.
  5. Put the Epic Charms & Potions Game Potions Shelf Requirement overlay on the Potions Board.
    • Choose A side or B Side (A Side was chosen randomly for you).
  6. Put the Ingrediant chips face down at the top of the Potions Board.
  7. Fill each pair of circles beside each potion with random Ingredient chips (10 chips total).
8. Other Setup
  1. Put the Petrificut Totalus shield tokens near the board.
  2. Put the Hogwarts House dice near the board.
  3. If owned, put the Game 7 Basilisk Fang expansion card near the board.


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