Ogoola Karuta, English COMPLETE
A complete version of the classic and modern poems written in English. Contains 100 reading cards, 100 playing cards and a poetry book (instructions, rules, history of the game and the 100 poetry quotes in its original form ). This game is an English version of the Japanese poetry game called Karuta, using carefully selected English, American, Irish and Scottish poetry quotations. These 100 poems were written from 1340-2015. Karuta is a game about listening and finding FAST what you are listening to in the cards you will pick. Grab the correct cards FAST before the others do in order to win! Known as an intellectual martial arts game in Japan. The cards have famous poetry quotes on them but no prior knowledge is needed! It is not a translation of the original Japanese Hyakuninisshu. poems. You can buy a "reader app" on Googleplay and Playstore if you want an app that takes the role of the reader of the game. The poems on the reading cards which the reader will read are read by actress and singer Myrra Malmberg. The iOS reader app is free right now!