Deck building games are really an asset in the variety of game mechanics and so it is no wonder that in recent years many games have been released in this format. Here, not all games purebred deck-building games, but also like to use other mechanisms in addition to use it as a hybrid complement to deck building.
In Eminent Domain we found next to the deck building as the main element of the principle of role-taking as it is known from "Puerto Rico" or "Glory of Rome".
Once again we find ourselves in space. In an unknown galaxy, players try to discover new planets and to cultivate. Victory points are there for producing goods that are produced on the base stations of the planets and later sold. more »
Tags: deck building , card game , Pegasus
Board and card games with cyberpunk themes are similar in trend. The world of science fiction slant and cool characters is inevitably an ideal subject for all game friends who have an affinity to technology, IT, programming and telecommunications.
Android Netrunner has appeared as a pure trading card game under the name "Netrunner" in 1996. Author of the game is none other than Richard Garfield, with his "Magic the Gathering" created the genre of collectible card games and has attained almost cult status. Netrunner but managed not such a great career like Magic and remained a niche product, but at least was able to establish a small tournament scene. Is a nostalgic look at a few old websites of our colleagues Darkpact recommended. more »
Tags: Deck Building , Heidelberg games publisher , card game
Although not as many games on "Lord of the Rings" is so appear almost every year more new large and small issues that take on the popular fantasy theme of JRR Tolkien. To the rather small genus, the "Lord of the Rings - card game" part of the cosmos - Publisher.
The protagonists in this game are the characters we know from the novel and their opponents from the world of the Dark Lord. Three of them are face up in a row. The players must collect color combinations to beat their opponents to flight can. Opponents have only a slight, serious opponents up to four different colors.
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Tags: card game , cosmos
It's Saturday afternoon when the phone rang in my office. At the receiver, the police chief, who told me that one of the two bank robbers who stole 1.7 million euros on Monday, had been taken. Now it is my responsibility as a leading investigators to interrogate the perpetrator and thus to obtain information about the prey and the second robber.
"The Fugitive" is a two-person game in which the players determine simultaneously in one case each and alternately play the role of the investigator and the offender. Will you be able to ask the right questions and to reproduce the flight course of events?
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Tags: 2 player , deductive , GMEINER-Verlag , card game
When Hanabi imagination is required. The task: Build and light as a colorful, long-lasting fireworks (Japanese "Hanabi"). Unfortunately, there are no real firecrackers available, but we have to be satisfied with playing cards. These fireworks are displayed in different colors and figures.
The players must work together to interpret the cards so that the fireworks achieve the highest possible level. They create it, they win the game. But they make mistakes, it can cause misfires. Twice this is without consequences, the third flash, the game is all but lost.
That actually sounds feasible, would not there still some rules that need to be considered. The most important is a curiosity, already in itself brings Hanabi this week, because the question of what a game Hanabi, the stereotypical answer would be that it was the game in which you hold the map upside down. more »
Tags: Abacus games , card game
Who would not want to step into the footsteps of Spiderman or Batman to save the world from destruction by a rogue? So far, only in the video game area, this was our best players possible. The debut of Greater Than Games, "Sentinels of the Multiverse", offers exactly as a cooperative card game for two to five players. Although we are not in the Marvel or DC universe go, but just in the Multiverse, the selection of heroes and villains is nevertheless designed numerous and well, so that one feels safe as well comic book fan.
The game material consists of exactly 578 cards, which are divided into several decks. You can choose between 10 different heroes, 4 villains, and since you do not want to fight in a vacuum, even four venues in which to take on his opponents. more »
Tags: card game , cooperative
This promo card was 2011 directly on Pegasus among others at the game fair in Essen - distributed as free. If the guardian of the starch by the usual random maps - Selection mixed with the monster deck, you should prepare well.
Guardians are a special feature in Thunderstone. There are very strong creatures that have a breakthrough capability. You can leave the dungeon and move to a position in front of the dungeon. They remain there until they are defeated.
The guard has a global effect of the strength with which he fairly quickly reduced the village maps. The guard is in position 0 as long as the top card of the stack is always destroyed village, just when a card is purchased from this stack.
Not least because it is therefore necessary to remove the guard as quickly as possible out of the dungeon or the breakthrough number 0. The seven victory points so you do not want to give opponents. The two gold, which he brings with him when he is revealed and the three experience points are not too bad either.
However, this monitor is not easy to defeat. He already has a base strength of 12 and this life points still be increased by the sum of the levels of the active player uncovered heroes.
Pegasus makes the promo cards distributed by the publisher every year, lots of extra gaming and collecting fun. So even with the "Guardian of strength" ... a merry battles and a knack for the right hero - Weapons - Combination ...
Tags: deck building , extension , card game , Pegasus