Quick Takes: 2-5 players 30 minutes Ages 8+ Level 3 (advanced, looking for a challenge)About the game:
Calling all urban developers! Have you ever wanted to oversee thousands of years of industrialization all in under the time it takes to bake sourdough bread (note, writer has not made sourdough, this game takes about 30 mins though). Well this is your chance!
In the game, there are 24 episodes. This is a legacy game, which means the game will evolve and change over time as the decisions you make in past episodes affect future episodes. In particular, a chapter consists of three episodes and each chapter will have its own set of rules. The broad goal of the game is to build your city from complete green-field all the way through to an industrialized metropolis.
The game also comes with a non-legacy version so you can repeat/re-play.Why we chose this game for Board's Edge:
- Meets the challenge - the twists in this game make it a great new game for an advanced board gamer
- Hot title - this game has received a lot of favorable press
- Oscar nominee - nominated for the Board Game Oscars (Spiel des Jahres)
- Spiel des Jahres Nominee - 2020