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The Mind: Most polarizing card game of the year?

12 days ago   |   By Ars Technica

Enlarge / Numbers. On cards. And that's... basically the game! Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com .
When I first heard The Mind described, it didn't make sense. This little German game has players cooperate to play cards from their hands in ascending order, without talking-and that's about it. The concept sounds farcical in its simplicity, particularly when paired with the amount of furor the game has generated.
Then I played the thing, and it wouldn't get out of my head.
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