In honor of the 25th anniversary of 6 Nimmt!/Take 5, you could

This contest has ended. For information on the winners, please visit the AMIGO Spiele website: OR email at

Have the whole world playing by your rules.

We’ve created special cards that let players add rows, move cards, and slide a card in between two others—now it’s your turn. What’s your idea for a special card? 

If your card is selected by our all-star Special Card Jury we’ll illustrate it and add it to the game, so 6 Nimmt! fans around the world can play with it.

Grand Prize includes:

  • 3-day trip to Essen, including flights and lodging
  • Entrance into SPIEL’20
  • Meet & Greet with Wolfgang Kramer, the inventor of 6 Nimmt!/Take 5

Bonus Prize

The top entry from North America will win an AMIGO Games prize package valued at $200.

Email your idea to, including your full name, age, and phone number by January 31, 2020. You’re welcome to include a sketch of your special card if you like. For more information, please call AMIGO Games at 844-YOAMIGO (844-962-6446).

Official Rules, Terms & Conditions, and Privacy Policy

1. Participation

1.1.  In order to participate, you must be at least 18 years of age. Participation is free of charge and does not require purchase of products or services. AMIGO staff members and the staff members of affiliated companies are not allowed to take part in the competition. Every entrant who fills out the participation form correctly automatically enters the competition. Responsibility for the correctness of each entrant’s data lies with each individual entrant. Only one entry per person is allowed. Using automated third-party systems to participate is prohibited.

1.2.  The competition’s organizers may ban individuals from entry if they have reasonable grounds, e.g. participants entering twice under different email addresses or otherwise violating these terms and conditions. In this case, prizes may be rescinded and taken back, even after they have been awarded.

1.3 Submission of a contest entry constitutes acceptance of all of the rules, terms and conditions, and the privacy policy contained in this document.

2. Prizes

The competition’s main prize is a 3-day stay at Spielemesse SPIEL 2020 in Essen including travel, accommodation, and a special Meet & Greet with Take 5/6 Nimmt!’s designer Wolfgang Kramer.

All North American entrants are eligible to win a $200 prize package from AMIGO Games Inc.

Participation in this competition does not require purchase of products or services. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash, changed, or refunded. Any additional costs resulting from the winners making use of their prizes are their own responsibility. Winners may not win more than one prize.

This competition is not subject to legal recourse.

3. Competition Period

3.1.  The competition ends at midnight on January 31st, 2020. Entries received after this point will not be considered when drawing the prizes.

3.2.  The competition’s organizers refuse any liability for the availability of websites, computer systems or networks provided by them or a third party, or for telecommunication systems necessary to access the organizer’s website or other computer systems.

3.3.  Proof of submitting an entry will not be considered proof that it was received by the competition’s organizers.

4. Winner Selection and Notification

Each concept for a special card entered in the competition will be checked for its playability by the AMIGO editorial team. The special card concept must be playable in a way that is compatible with the existing rules of Take 5/6 Nimmt! Then, a jury consisting of Wolfgang Kramer, Ursula Kramer, Uwe Mölter, and Christof Tisch will select the winner. If there are two or more entries of the same or similar ideas, only the first one received using the contact form will be considered. The winner will be contacted via the contact information they have entered in the contact form.

5. Entry Publication

All entries must be free of rights from any third party. By entering the competition, participants certify that the concept they submit is solely their own and agree to publication of their concept for all uses, including, but not limited to, within the framework of a mini-expansion for the game Take5/6 Nimmt! The rules that accompany the published card will contain limited information about the designer of the special card concept, e.g. “Anna, United States.”

Nostheide Verlag is expressly given the right to distribute the special card as an add-on to its magazine “Spielbox” in the summer of 2020. Starting in September 2020, the mini-expansion will be given out free of charge at various trade fairs and boardgame events by AMIGO and its partners.

After consultation with the winner, disclosure of his/her full name and provenience will be allowed on the AMIGO website and the “Spielbox” magazine within the framework of their coverage.

6. Treatment of Personal Data/Privacy Policy

6.1. For the competition, the following personal data of all participants will be used:

  • Their first and last name
  • Contact information such as postal and email address.
    This data will be collected, stored and used exclusively for purposes of carrying out the competition and notifying the winners. It will not be passed on to any third party.

Participants’ data may be processed by contractually bound service providers (data processors in accordance with Article 28 GDPR). AMIGO Spiel + Freizeit GmbH will ensure that all such service providers act in accordance with all data-protection laws concerning data processing.

6.2. Data Storage Period

Participants’ personal data will be deleted as soon as their storage is no longer necessary for the purposes mentioned above and deletion is not prohibited by any legal requirements for storage or documentation. At the latest, data will be deleted three months after the end of the competition.

6.3. Participants’ Rights

Participants have the following rights concerning their processed personal data:

  • The right to be informed about the stored data (Art. 15 EU-GDPR),
  • The right to have it rectified (Art. 16 EU-GDPR),
  • The right to have it erased (Art. 17 EU-GDPR), unless prohibited by legal requirements,
  • The right to restrict data processing (Art. 18 EU-DSGVO),
  • The right to object (Art. 21 EU-GDPR) and
  • The right to data portability (Art. 20 EU-GDPR).

Consent to the use and processing of participants’ personal data may be withdrawn at any time for all future uses. In this case, the participant’s participation in the ongoing competition will be terminated.
Please direct information requests or objections to data processing to or the postal address below.

Furthermore, participants have the right to lodge a complaint with a regulatory authority in their place of residence, their place of work or the location of the assumed infraction if they have reason to believe that their personal data is processed in a way that is in breach of EU-GDPR (Art. 77 EU-GDPR).

Participants can read AMIGO’s privacy policy here:

North American participants agree that the policies contained in this Article 6 are subject to modification to conform with the applicable laws of their home countries.

7. Applicable Law

These terms and conditions, as well as any disputes and disagreements in connection with the competition shall be subject to German law.

8. Competition Organizer

Any questions or complaints regarding this competition can be directed to the organizer under the following address:

AMIGO Spiel + Freizeit GmbH Waldstraße 23-D5
63128 Dietzenbach

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