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Exagona

Four races compete in a build and conquer game!
"Humans and dwarfs have long since been fighting each other in the wild lands, ignoring rumors of the Elven realm awakening. Now the desert-lings are slaves no more, and rule the sand regions: they raised an army to avenge the cities of men, their former masters. It will be a war of four kinds."

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Generate an ever different map, put rival races on it and let the war begin! Expand your territory: starting with a bunch of rangers enlist heavier troops to create armies, colonizing wild lands and subduing barbarian raiders. Then you will be ready to face your enemies: build towers at your borders, settle a citadel and unleash the Titan!

Hexagonal map tiles with land and sea borders for a broad number of combinations.

Simple and effective building system.

Four different troops roll different dice in battle.

Troops upgrade on the battlefield: pick one troop and turn it into a more powerful unit!

Balanced combat system: supports strategy, preserving an aleatory component (that is: titans can slay an army but get killed by a single archer..).

Fun: players can use event cards to change their destiny with maelstroms, earthquakes, demons and trolls!!

Straight to the rules? Here you are:
exagona rules 4-4-1.pdf [www.dropbox.com]

Now you can fight in remote future, with Exagona sequel:
Futurexagona [www.thegamecrafter.com]

what the author says:
"We've been working on this game engine to make it function much like a board version of classic real time strategy computer games. It's fun, it's suddenly unpredictable. We wanted to share this fun and get feedback: thanks to thegamecrafter now we can!"

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Are you a game reviewer? want a free copy for testing? Write us at: info.exagona@gmail.com

"Ever since I was a kid and started playing role games and board games, I wanted to create my own. Then I moved to real time strategy on the computer, and always kept thinking: would't it be great if such PC games could be played on a tabletop? And here you are: Exagona."

Components

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Why buy this?

  • ever changing map
  • unpredictable combat
  • troops upgrade!

Requirements

60-90
2-4
12+

Vitals

Average Rating 1 reviews
Publish Date September 19, 2013
Edition First
Department Board Games
Genre Fantasy
Theme Combat
Setting Medieval
Audience War Gamer
Primary Mechanic Area Control
If You Like Risk
More Info Exagona web site

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Notes

  • This game contains a premium upgrade called UV Coating that makes the printed components more durable.
  • This game contains a premium upgrade where the printed components will be embossed with a linen texture.
  • 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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Own It Played It Fun Priced Well High Replay Value Well Written Rules Nice Artwork

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