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Protect & Play: Twilight Struggle Card Sleeve Types & How to Play

Protect & Play: Twilight Struggle Card Sleeve Types & How to Play

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In 1945, humanity's most devastating weapons brought the Japanese Empire to its knees. Only two great powers were left standing, the United States and the Soviet Union. Twilight Struggle is a game for two players that simulates the forty-five-year dance of prestige, intrigue and the occasional flares of warfare between spies, politicians and scientists instead of soldiers and tanks to make the world safe for their ideologies and way of life. The cards in this game add detail and flavor, covering a vast array of historical occurrences. What better way to protect them than with a set of Twilight Struggle Card Sleeves to keep them safe from deterioration?

Twilight Struggle Card Sleeves

The historical events displayed on the cards cover conflicts from 1948 to 1967, from Vietnam and the U.S. peace movement to the Cuban Missile Crisis. You want these 110 cards to go through history in your home. Fortunately, the game cards are of a standard size, making it easy to ensure you have fitting sleeves to protect your game. Here is a list of Twilight Struggle Card Sleeves you need to protect your game cards:

Premium Kit

Card sleeves in the premium kit have a quantity of 50 per pack. You will have extra sleeves available if you order the premium kit sleeves.

  • Three packs of MTG-7077

Standard Kit

Card sleeves in the standard kit have a quantity of 100 per pack. Extra sleeves will be available if you order the standard kit sleeves.

  • Two packs of MTG-7041

Twilight Struggle Card Sleeves: Card Dimensions

The Twilight Struggle game cards' dimensions are one size - 63.5 x 88mm. The MTG sleeves are the most common in the industry. The size, commonly referred to as 66 x 91mm, is an excellent fit for numerous board games, many of which you may already have in your home and require a set for protection! The 110 regular play cards are used repeatedly for the Twilight game, making them susceptible to wear and tear.

Twilight Struggle: How to Play

The game consists of a world map where players move units and exercise influence to attempt to gain allies and control power. Players represent the Soviet Union or the United States, contesting each other's impact on the map using cards corresponding to historical events. The gameplay consists of ten turns where players randomly draw a hand of event cards from the early war. Appropriately, the game cards change to mid-war and late-war events further into the game. The game intends to be a quick-playing alternative to more intricate card-driven wargames.

Twilight Struggle Card Sleeves: Get Yours Today!

Conquering territories in history is as impactful as protecting the cards in your game. Keep your cards safe from damage caused by spills, dirt, moisture and sticky fingers so you can play the game again and again! The plastic sleeves are more tolerant to cleaning practices than the card material, making it more manageable without degrading the cards. With proper care, your Twilight Struggle Card Sleeves will stand the test of time, so don't hesitate to order your set today!


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