Cosmic Encounter: Cosmic Dominion Preview

July 9, 2014 - 10:44am
cosmic dominion A preview for Cosmic Dominion, a new expansion for Cosmic Encounter, was released yesterday from Fantasy Flight Games.  Designed by Jefferson Krogh, Bill Martinson, and Jack Reda this is the fifth expansion for the Fantasy Flight version. cosmic dominion card In this preview, FFG gives us a taste of a few of the new two dozen races that are coming in the expansion.  The Reactor pulls the other player's flares at the start of the game and will be taking them for himself or distributing based on allies and negotiations.  The Mesmer lets you play an artifact card from your hand as any other artifact card you name. FFG's article includes a few comments from the designers on the races.  Expected release for the expansion is third quarter of this year.  Components include 30 alien sheets, 32 rewards cards, 30 flare cards, 13 game tokens, and 8 ship markers.