The annual UNO® card game is back this year to search for the ultimate UNO® champion!
UNO® is a classic card game play by kids and their family or during friend gathering! This fun card game creates special and fun bonding moments among families or friends despite its competitive element. Ms Petrina Kho, Country Manager, Mattel Southeast Asia Pte Ltd mentioned that UNO® card game also promotes a child’s motor, mathematical and strategic skills. It also aim to encourage enjoyable and healthy competition among children across ages, cultures and borders.
A record number of 2524 participants, all of whom are aged between 7‐15 years old, have pit their skills against each other in the classic card game, UNO®, at various POPULAR locations across the island thus far. As of 2 October 2014, there are 631 semi‐finalists in the running for the Singapore finals.
Participants will be vying for the opportunity to be the Grand Winner and represent Singapore in regional finals for the title of “Numero UNO®” (Number one in Spanish) of Asia. The challenge will feature a game play by 4 players and a simple objective ‐ be the first player to get rid of all cards in a two round challenge (1 Round of UNO card and 1 round of UNO attack) and score points for the cards your opponents are left holding.
There is a total of 7 participating countries with Philippines participating as a new country participant in this year’s Asia’s Numero UNO®.
The winner will walk away with a 3D/2N Playcation Family (2 adults, 2 children) package in Singapore.
Both the Singapore and Regional finals will be held on 23rd November 2014 at Jurong Point Shopping Mall! Come on down to support your favourite player!