My First BohnanzaÊserves as both an introduction toÊBohnanzaÊand as a children's game in its own right, with the goal of the game being the same as its parent: Have the most Talers at the end of play. As in the originalÊBohnanza, the game includes multiple types of beans, with each bean having a number on it to indicate how many copies are in the game as well as a "beanometer" at the bottom of the card to show you how many cards of this type you need to harvest in order to collect Talers.ÊMy First BohnanzaÊhas simplified beanometers, with four types of beans having only a single exchange value Ñ e.g., five Gemeine (common) beans get you one Taler Ñ and six types of beans having two exchange values. Games with the youngest players (or newcomers to theÊBohnanzaÊuniverse) should use the single beanometer cards with the other cards forming a Taler stack. To play, each player gets five cards, which they lay in a face-up row, and a beanfield tile that shows spots for two types of beans. On a turn, a player must plant the first (leftmost) card in one of her fields and she can choose to plant a second. Players try to group cards of the same type in the same field, but they can cover beans of different types, if needed. The player then reveals two cards from the deck and either keeps them or trades them (and cards from her hand, if desired) for cards held by other players; all traded cards must be planted. To end her turn, the player draws three cards and adds them to her row.