Panic in the hen house, the fox is on the prowl and the eggs have not yet hatched … [back of the box]
When it his turn to play, the players chooses :
- to throw a card into the pot
- or to carry out one of the game actions : lay an egg (by presenting the 3 cards – hen, rooster, nest, the player make take an egg card. He places in front of him, egg side up), give birth to a chick (the player presents 2 “hen” cards whilst imitating a hen’s cry. He then turns over one of his “eggs” to make a newborn chick appear.) or take an egg from another player (the player presents a “fox” card to an advesary, and ask him for an “egg” card (not a chick). The adversary may counter-attack by presenting 2 “rooster” cards)
The winner is the first to manage to get 3 chicks.