Artipia Games releases A Thief's Fortune

May 30, 2018 - 12:32am

"Nabbarah: A city full of wonders and stories to be told - a glimmering jewel in the middle of the desert. You are a thief, always on the look for the next target to hit. You decide to sneak into the Royal Palace, break in its Treasure Room, and look for the mythical treasures rumored to be hidden there. Among piles of gold, emeralds and precious jewelry you stumble upon a chest containing a mysterious Hourglass. As soon as you touch it you are filled with mystical energy and realize its true power: You are now able to see glimpses of your own future. By taking different courses of action, different paths unfold before you, allowing you to shape your future as you see fit. Unfortunately, everyone in the palace is now after you..." A Thief’s Fortune is a competitive Card Drafting & Engine Building game for 1-4 players from Artipia Games. Each player represents a different timeline of a Thief who can see glimpses of the future using a mystical item. Each player has a Past, Present, and Future area in front of them. Over the course of 5 rounds, players draft Location, Character, and Events cards and adds them to their Future with the various resources on them. Resources from those cards are collected and all cards which have run out of resources are moved to each player's Present. The following Action phase allows each player to start activating the cards in their Present to perform various actions as they build and manipulate their game engine in an attempt to score the most Fortune points. The player who gathers the most Fortune Points over the course of the game wins.  
Antoine Fortuin

Bitten by a common house spider, Antoine emerged with the uncanny ability to buy more games than he had time to play. While living in the hills of Tennessee, USA, he tries to balance software development, family, and his multiple, competing hobbies. He hopes to someday discover a pocket dimension in which to store his games