Bivalves! Bivalves! Bivalves!
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A visiting friend misread "Clans" on our shelf as "Clams". This got me to wondering: are there any games about clams?

A quick search of the Geek reveals not a single game with any of the words "clam", "oyster", "mussel", or "scallop" in the title.

Have I truly discovered a truly untapped niche? The very idea makes me happy as a ... well, you know.

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1. Board Game: Shellz [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
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It's about collecting seashells, but the I don't see anything I recognize as a bivalve in the photos. Also, nobody has bought, played, or rated this game.
 
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2. Board Game: Reef Encounter [Average Rating:7.16 Overall Rank:487]
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This seems like a reasonable place to look, but if there are bivalves here, I don't see 'em.
 
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3. Board Game: Beachcomber [Average Rating:6.00 Unranked]
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Aha! I believe that's a scallop.
 
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4. Board Game: Clam Chowder: The Server's Card Game [Average Rating:0.00 Unranked]
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Seems to be the only game listed involving clams.
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5. Board Game: Nautilus [Average Rating:6.39 Overall Rank:2209]
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I would do all the things I have ever dreamed of doing. I would love to become a professional whistler.I'm pretty amazing at it now, but I wanna get, like, even better. Make my living out of it.
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Some of the items you can discover under the water.
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6. Board Game: Fossil [Average Rating:5.43 Overall Rank:13840]
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I know it's extinct and dead but I'm pretty sure that's a bivalve.
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7. Board Game: Go [Average Rating:7.66 Overall Rank:121]
 
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How could I have forgotten the obvious? High-quality Japanese white Go stones are made from clam shells! (The black ones are slate.) I even have a set right here by my desk.
 
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