Card City Nights is not a traditional card-trading game. It's an adventure game with zany characters to meet and weird locations to explore. In the center is our new card battle system that breaks away from the fantasy TCG mold with connecting cards to form combos.
User reviews: Very Positive (584 reviews)
Release Date: Feb 14, 2014

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"Cheap and cheerful single-player card battler with a colourful aesthetic and a neat puzzle-board framework. Soundtracks not half bad either."
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“Effortlessly charming .. a simple yet rock-solid addition to the genre that's well worth a play.”
Jay Is Games

“The real hook is the CCG that serves as the game’s engine. Fortunately, it’s fantastic.”
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About This Game

Card City Nights is an adventure through a city filled with card-nuts and lunatics. Battle for the 8 legendary cards to enter the biggest competition this city has seen yet.

CCN is not a traditional card-trading game. It's an adventure game with zany characters to meet and weird locations to explore. In the center is our new card battle system that breaks away from the fantasy TCG mold with connecting cards to form combos.

* 8+ hours of gameplay in a singleplayer adventure
* Connect cards to form combos
* 180 unique cards with characters from the Ludosity universe
* No IAP's in this game! You collect booster packs by simply playing the adventure from start to finish
* An amazing soundtrack in a blend of Jazz and Hiphop

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP
    • Processor: 2 GHz
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Shader Model 2
    Minimum:
    • OS: OSX 10.6
    • Processor: 2 GHz
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Shader Model 2
    Minimum:
    • OS: Debian 6.0 based distros
    • Processor: 2 GHz
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Shader Model 2
Helpful customer reviews
9 of 10 people (90%) found this review helpful
11.4 hrs on record
Posted: May 7
A somewhat underpriced casual card game. 3.99e normal price is quite low for a game this good. You get a lot of value for that money with this game.

Best played in short bursts when you got some extra time on hand or while doing something else on the side.

Does not take itself as seriously as the MtG games do and you can play this with your kids.

Difficulty is generally quite low until you start to against the legendary card holders for real. they will challenge you and force you to go gather better cards to be able to beat their strategy. Deck building is also a must but the default deck gets you quite far.
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5 of 6 people (83%) found this review helpful
8.3 hrs on record
Posted: March 29
Great little game, reasonably short but has a surprisingly large amount of depth in the card play. Coming from a MTG background some of the mechanics are really interesting and you can customize your decks to do wacky and crazy things. Highly recommend.
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3 of 3 people (100%) found this review helpful
7.9 hrs on record
Posted: June 1
TL;DR: For those nights when you're saving up for the next Steam Sale and don't want to spend your money on booster packs in Hearthstone.



Easy to pick up, simple playstyle, quirky nods at pop culture and a TCG game that doesn't have you busting out your wallet every five minutes. There's no mindless grind either. Plenty of playtime with a variety of AI opponents. Game has a pretty active dev team. Good value.
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
31.8 hrs on record
Posted: May 27
This turned out to be a reeeeally fun game. It's a CCG set in a modern world small town with a cute story wrapped around it. You collect booster packs via duelling NPCs in the game, buy individual cards from the in-game store with gold coins that you get as you duel or explore, and form decks using one of a few varying strategies to finish the story and defeat all your opponents. I read other reviews that said defence decks were great, I used an offensive/disabler deck that worked well from start to end too. It's not grindy at all, you can easily play start to end without sitting around and grinding certain cards or something, though you can if you want to as well.

But there are a number of strategies you can employ to build your deck around, which is a neat concept, though there's little advantage in not maxing out the size of your deck, and the AI can be spotty in places, though it's not entirely horrible. The card combining system I found to be a little wonky too, although I didn't play with it fully.

Love the art, dig the character writing, and the music is fun and addictive and on both Spotify and Steam, apparently.

It took me about 8-10h of casual playing to finish the game, the rest of the time it was just sitting idle behind some other games, which is why the gameplay time is a little inflated.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
19.7 hrs on record
Posted: March 24
A quite interesting casual card game. This is very different from any other card games that I've ever played. It has fun and original gameplay mechanic. The graphics, story, and characters are weird in a good way. The soundtracks are good and they fit the graphics well. However, this game lacks of multiplayer feature. I think it'd be fun to play against real player.

About the enemies, you'll find them easy to beat in early stage of the game because they only play standard cards. I can make sure you will make a good deck quickly enough because it's easy to get the gold to buy the cards you want/need. You can also get booster packs by defeating certain enemies. At later game, the bosses have ridiculously strong cards in their decks. It's kinda a puzzle on how to create a specific deck to beat a certain boss which I think that's the most challenging part of the game. But of course, luck is always involved in every card games.
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