Everything Epic Announces Agents and Operatives
Agents & Operatives presents features that create genre-breaking mechanical combinations that are familiar yet used in new and dynamic ways that will allow gamers of all types, from the Avid Eurogamer to the Ameritrash Thematic gamer, to easily learn and enjoy together. Additionally, the game’s modality adds for high replayability, high strategy, with easy rules entry and low downtime that keeps players engaged and planning their next move; all the while scheming against their enemies at the table.
Exciting features of the game include Zone tiles that can be arranged differently to alter worker placement strategy and combat range. Faction Team objectives also change depending on number of players, allowing the game to showcase new strategies depending game size. Another innovative feature is the bold “Team Reveal” ability, where all Team members can collectively reveal their Faction to all other players in order to utilize a special ability. The game also adds a Terror Track, which makes the gameplay deadlier as the game proceed, immersing players in a race against time that compels decision-making based either on contemplated strategy or social instinct. Finally, in keeping with Everything Epic’s preference to avoid player elimination, despite being a combat game, players are never fully eliminated and can continue to assist their Team after decimation of their Section.
Agents & Operatives is a game for 4-8 players and plays in 60-90 minutes. Watch for the Kickstarter project for this game to launch on Tuesday, March 22, 2016.