Stronghold Games Announces 504
June 25, 2015 - 11:10am
Stronghold Games officially announced the upcoming release of 504, designed by Friedemann Friese, in the following press release. Not much to comment that isn't explained below, but this does sound like somewhat of a ground breaking release with possibilities (based upon combining modules) of 504 different games. I'll be anxious to see how unique said games are.FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Stronghold Games is proud to announce the publication of "504", a game designed by the renowned game designer Friedemann Friese, co-published with 2F-Spiele. 504 is a revolutionary concept in game design. 504 offers the game enthusiast 504 different games in a single box, achieving this via the use of nine game modules, which can be merged together to form 504 unique play experiences. The nine modules arePick-up & Deliver, Race, Privileges, Military, Exploring, Roads, Majorities, Production,and Shares. In 504, players use the spiral bound "Book of 504 Worlds", selecting three different modules in any order from the nine available, and thereby creating a unique "World". For example, the selection of three modules for a World may create a game that is:
Stronghold Games Announces the Publication of "504"Designed by Friedemann Friese
"504" designated by Stronghold Games as Game #2 in its "The Great Designer Series"
New Jersey, USA - June 25, 2015
- A racing game that expands through exploration with technology improving the racing or exploration (World "253").
- An 18XX-style stock game with network building for income and production sites to provide workers for the road building (World "968").
- A wargame with a pick-up and deliver economy and bonus scoring from majorities ("World 417").