Cannon is an abstract war game where each player first places a city on the back row, then pieces move trying to capture the opposing city or shoot it with a cannon, which is a special arrangement of three pieces in a row. The complete rules can be found at the publisher's web site.
Cannon is a game of simple rules, surprising depth, sharp tactics and a strong strategic element that rewards seeing the shape of things to come. This guide covers the elements of play to consider when playing Cannon.
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