Asmodee + Netflix = Plenty of Fun to Be Had!
Asmodee and Netflix are teaming up to bring three new titles based on the popular shows, Ozark, Squid Game, and Stranger Things. All three titles will be exclusively released at Walmart on July 30, 2022.
Ozark: Money Influence and Control will be published by Mixlore. It is an area control game, where players use their influence to control locations from the popular show, like Lickety Splitz and the Missouri Belle. The player with the most money at the end of the game wins. Ozark is for 2-5 players, ages 16+, plays in 30 minutes, and will retail for $24.86.
Squid Game: Let the Games Begin will also be published by Mixlore. Players will control 12 contestants competing in six different games as they try to survive. The games include: Red Light/Green Light, Dalgona, Marbles, and Glass Bridge. The first team member to complete all the games and reach the Squid Head wins. Squid Game is for 3-6 players, ages 16+, plays in 45 minutes, and will retail for $25.86.
Personally, I've been waiting for a great Stranger Things game for a while... Stranger Things: Attack of the Mind Flayer by designer Joey Vigour will be published by Repos Production. This is a team-based social deduction game, where players try to uncover who is under the control of the Mind Flayer. It plays 4-10 players, ages 10+, plays in 20 minutes, and will retail for 24.86.