Champions of Midgard a new game from Grey Fox Games.
June 9, 2015 - 9:05pm
Grey Fox Games has announced they will be releasing a box full of awesomesauce...err I mean they will be releasing Champions of Midgard a Viking era worker placement game with dice driven combat and mythical Norse beasts from designer Ole Steiness. That's right Vikings, mythical Norse beasts, dice combat, and worker placement! It doesn't just sound amazing it looks incredible as well. With a board illustrated by Andre Gracia and card art by Victor P. Corbella it has the visual appeal to back up the mind boggling mechanics that accompanies it. Players will collect weapons, food, and wood to build ships, carve runes and send out warriors to battle mythical beasts and gain glory. All in the attempt to earn the title Jarl of a besieged harbor town.
Players are leaders of Viking clans, who have traveled to an embattled Viking harbor town help defend it against the threat of trolls, draugr, and other mythological Norse beasts. By defeating these epic creatures, players gain glory and the favor of the gods. When the game ends, the player who has earned the most glory earns the title of Jarl and is recognized as a Champion of Midgard!This will be a big game with the following components in the box:
- a 20" by 30" board
- 34 custom dice
- wooden meeples
- cardboard tokens
- and 121 cards