area control

unita

Unita

A civil war is sweeping the mythical land of Helvetia, and only by seizing control and ruling the country can you put an end to the war. Maneuver, battle and outwit your foes to claim leadership of the nation!Unita is an abstract war game of fantasy warfare. Each player has armies represented by dice and moves those soldiers toward the gateway to gather the most powerful warriors and claim the throne. Battle your opponents, weaken their troops, and move on to victory.

  • 2-4 players
  • Ages 13+
  • 60 minute play time
Contains:

  • One double-sided game board
  • 64 dice (16 green, 16 yellow, 16 red, 16 blue)
  • First player marker
  • 12 Terrain tiles (3 of each color)
  • 12 Power cards (3 per faction)
  • Rules

 

desperados

Desperados of Dice Town

You’ve hired the most ruthless gang of desperados you could find, but before they could take care of your opponents, the sheriff went and locked ‘em up. Now it’s up to you to spring those banditos and send them after your foes, before they do the same to you!

Players will roll a handful of specialized dice, hoping to see the symbols that will advance their outlaws to the keys that will get them out of jail. Underhanded tricks, surprise cards, and the abilities of the bandits themselves will help you push your luck and execute your cunning plan – bankrupt the others and become the criminal mastermind of Dice Town!

  • 2-4 players
  • Ages 8+
  • 25 minute play time

Contains:

  • 4 gangs of desperados
  • 4 specialized dice
  • 29 cards
  • $200 in poker chips
  • 4 gang cards

archipelago

Archipelago: War and Peace

The exploitation of the New World continues, but new challenges and opportunities await. Rescue Robinson Crusoe, imprison unruly natives, and take your chances in the colonial lottery. Challenge the corrupt governor or use him for your purposes. But be careful in your maneuvering – the Archipelago survives on a knife-edge balance of war or peace.War & Peace is an expansion for the hit game Archipelago. It contains 40 new cards and a special box designed to speed up play. New evolution cards and character cards add variety and new dimension to this exciting game, and three new play modes will make for exciting and diverse games every time you play.

  • 2-5 players
  • Ages 13+
  • 30-240 minute play time

Contains:

  • 40 beautifully and individually-illustrated cards
  • 1 tray to hold all progress cards from the base game and expansion cards
  • Rulebook

 

kill shakespear

Protect the realm from King Richard, Lady MacBeth and their dark army! Kill Shakespeare is a co-op adventure for two to four players brings the greatest characters of Shakespearean literature to life in a shared universe rife with peril. Players will go on quests assigned by the bard himself in an attempt to prove themselves worthy of taking over as protector of the realm. The game is based on the popular graphic novel of the same name.

kill shakespear board

Kill Shakespeare is on Kickstarter until March 15, 2014. $50 will get you a copy of the base game, though there is a variety of extra swag gear available as well.

war of kings

War of Kings is an epic level game combining the resource management of a civilization building game with the strategy and combat of an area control game. The king has died, and players represent leading warlords vying for supremacy, and ultimately the throne. War of Kings plays 2-6 players and features gorgeous artwork and miniatures. Players take turns concurrently so there’s no downtime. Maneuver your troops to capture enemy fortresses or unleash the NPC maurading horde on unsuspecting victims. War of Kings is on Kickstarter now and has already passed its funding goal. The base pledge level for a copy of the game is $69.

war of kings box

smashUp Double Feature

Coming this March from AEG!

Smash Up is back with even more wild factions in the mix!  Science Fiction Double Feature brings four new decks to the base-smashing business with abilities unlike those seen before.  Time Travelers allow you to reuse your cards time and time again. Cyborg Apes take actions that attach to your minions to a whole new level.  Super Spies use their mojo in espionage to plot out the future of you and your opponents, while finally the Shapeshifters could be anyone…

Science Fiction Double Feature is an expansion to the wildly popular card game Smash Up. This expansion features enough for two players right out of the box, and can be combined with any Smash Up set to support up to 4 players.