Look on the board for the START space and Suspect name nearest you. Take that Suspect token as your playing piece and put it on that space. If fewer than six are playing, be sure to place the remaining token(s) onto the appropriate name(s)— they might, after all, be involved in the crime, and they must be on the premises! 2. The official rules for the Clue board game If you've lost your original rule set, you've come to the right place.