Alien Upload

Sabotage rival nations in this scramble to hack Alien Programs

A global Alien Threat was detected. As an IT Security Firm that serves a permanent nation on the United Nations Security Council, it is your responsibility to sabotage the Alien Computer Mainframe and download secret Alien Programs.

Allocate RAM (worker) Tokens to the Action Board to use actions.

Build and run Subroutines (lists of Functions) to try to download the Alien Programs and sabotage your rivals' Subroutines.

Actively sabotage your rival's play area by removing functions from their Programs and inject Halt Functions into their Subroutine Queues.

Flip over an Alien Program and run all the Functions in the listed Subroutines.

Alien Upload blends Action Selection and Take That mechanics in a new twist on Worker Placement.

Download the most Alien Programs from the Alien Program Deck to win!

Components

Poker DeckPoker Deck (1 deck of 14 cards)
Poker DeckPoker Deck (1 deck of 14 cards)
Poker DeckPoker Deck (1 deck of 35 cards)
Poker DeckPoker Deck (1 deck of 14 cards)
Poker DeckPoker Deck (1 deck of 14 cards)
Poker DeckPoker Deck (1 deck of 4 cards)
Poker DeckPoker Deck (1 deck of 4 cards)
Poker DeckPoker Deck (1 deck of 4 cards)
Poker DeckPoker Deck (1 deck of 4 cards)
Wink, PurpleWink, Purple (128)
NOTE: This game contains laser cut components. Laser cut items will have a slight amount of soot around the edges, which can easily be wiped off; and will have a campfire smell for about a week after you open them.

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Requirements

time30-60
players2-4
age12+

Cool Factors

  • Get the most credit for hacking the Alien Threat.
  • Steal Program Files from Aliens.
  • Sabotage your rival Sovereign Nations.


Vitals

DesignerUnlimited Media Works
Average Rating (0)
Publish DateDecember 14, 2016
EditionFirst
DepartmentBoard Games
GenreSci-Fi
ThemeHacking
SettingAlternate Future
Primary MechanicTake That/Screw Your Neighbor
If You LikeMunchkin
More InfoAlien Upload web site



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