- A king – the Detective.
- A queen – the Doctor.
- Cards of one suit (such as hearts) for Mafia members – one for every three Innocents.
- Miscellaneous cards (no hearts) for the Innocents.
How do Mafia card games work?
The game has two alternating phases: first, a night role, during which those with night killing powers may covertly kill other players, and second, a day role, in which surviving players debate the identities of players and vote to eliminate a suspect.
Can you play Mafia with 3 players?
In three player mafia, players compete to figure out who’s lying and who’s telling the truth as quickly as possible. There are five cards. 2 townsperson, 2 mafia, 1 cop. You can make your own cards or use a regular deck.
What does the sheriff do in Mafia?
Sheriff is a leader of the Red Team. During the night scene he can check any player’s identity for belonging to the Mafia. Sheriff must apply this knowledge during the daily voting. If you found a Citizen – carefully try to show his innocence to the circle.