In 1926, alien entities called Ancient Ones are waking, roused by the dimensional gates that are opening all over the city. The players must join forces to close all the gates before they awaken, or face the extinction of human race. The game is set in the fictional town of Arkham, Massachusetts, made famous by H.P. Lovecraft in his writings about the Cthulhu Mythos.
Find out once and for all which is the superior sex. This fun, fast-paced, party game tests your knowledge of the opposite sex with gender-based questions. Does she know the usual numbers of lugs on a wheel? Can he think of the best way to stop a run in stockings? The winner is the first team to cross the board but the fun doesn’t stop. Everyone wants to play again.
Players place land tiles to develop roads, cities, fields, and cloisters, and deploy their followers as thieves, farmers, knights and monks to score points as they develop the land around the medieval city of Carcassonne.
Place the Basic Rules card on the table, deal three cards to each player, and follow the Basic Rules, adapting to new rules as they appear on the cards played. Continue until a player meets the most recently played Goal.
Your team of adventurers has been sent on a mission to excavate an ancient desert city and recover a legendary flying machine. Yet an unexpected sand storm forces your helicopter to make a crash landing. Now stranded in the vast desert, your only hope for survival is to quickly excavate the city, find the parts to the flying machine and rebuild it for the escape. If, however, any of your team expires from thirst or the desert storm gets too intense, your whole team loses and you become permanent artifacts of the Forbidden Desert.
Forbidden Island : secluded retreat of the ancient empire of the Archeans, and hiding place of the Archeans’ 4 treasures. Your team of adventurers must work together to keep Forbidden Island from sinking in order to have time to capture the 4 treasures.
'Out-geek’ your opponents by out-bidding and completing challenges in different pop culture categories! Steal and score points by being able to complete bigger lists than your opponents, but don’t bid too high or you could end up losing points in the end
Once the well-guarded secret of the Hollywood elite, this revolutionary next-generation domino game is sweeping beyond Tinseltown into living rooms the world over. Make your own "movie" by playing tiles down your lane, or down the Red Carpet. Get the upper hand by playing a Stunt Double, the Blockbuster or the coveted comeback tile. When the final scenes are shot, will you finish "under budget" with the lowest score to win?
Marrying Mr. Darcy is a role-playing game where players are one of the female characters from Jane Austen’s novel Pride and prejudice. Players work to improve themselves and become more desirable as potential wives for the available Suitors. But be warned--though you can turn down a proposal from a suitor you do not admire, you will run the risk of becoming an old maid!
The board consists of a grid with twenty-four intersections or points. Each player has nine pieces, or "slides." Players try to form ’gates’--three of their own slides lined horizontally or vertically--allowing a player to remove an opponent’s man from the game. A player wins by reducing the opponent to two pieces, or by leaving him without a legal move.
Players form interlocking words, crossword fashion, on a board using letter tiles of different values. Each player competes for high score by taking advantage of the letter tiles, as well as the premium squares on the board.
Small world is a fun, zany, light-hearted civilization game in which 2-5 players vie for conquest and control of a board that is simply too small to accommodate them all. Picking the right combination of fantasy races and unique special powers, players must rush to expand their empires - often at the expense of weaker neighbors. Yet they must also know when to push their own overextended civilization into decline to ride a new one to victory
In this edition of the groundbreaking, storytelling game, you enter the lands of the Arabian Nights alongside Sindbad, Ali Baba, and the other legendary heroes of the tales. Travel the world encountering imprisoned princesses, powerful ’efreets, evil viziers, and such marvels as the enigmatic magnetic mountain and the fabled elephant’s graveyard. Choose your actions carefully and the skills you possess will reward you. Become beloved, wealthy, mighty - even become sultan of a great land.
The object: Be the first player to collect all six wedges and answer a final question to win.
Players answer questions indicated by the board space they occupy until they collect all 6 colored scoring wedges and be the first to move to the center space to answer a final question and win the game.
Twilight Struggle inherits its fundamental systems from the card-driven classics We the People and Hannibal. It is a quick-playing, low-complexity game in that tradition. Can you, as the U.S. President or Soviet Premier, lead your forces to victory? Play Twilight Struggle, and find out.
Verdict is an authentic all-skill game in which two or more players conduct a criminal court trial based upon the rules of evidence. One player takes the part of the prosecutor and the other player the part of the defense counsel. There are 15 separate criminal cases in the Verdict Case Book, each of which is a complete game in itself.