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Rise of the Horde

Decimate the countryside as you build your Horde and amass the greatest loot!

Take on the role of a mighty orc chieftain as you pillage and raid the countryside in search of food, resources, and treasure! Only the strongest tribe will survive and become the greatest horde in the lands!

-= OVERVIEW =-

Players take turns placing their Orcs on the many available action spaces. Chop wood, mine ore, and carve stone to accumulate basic resources then visit the Forge to craft weapons to be used during raids!

The Kingdom is full of villages, keeps, and a Castle chock full of resources and treasure for the taking. Launch raids to grab what you can and use weapons to break down defenses to increase your spoils. Completely decimate a location to score a Raze bonus to add to your spoils!

Be careful because you will need to feed your horde at the end of each season so keep plenty of food around!

Upgrade your warband with new buildings, forge the right weapons, and launch your raids at the right time to stay one step ahead of the pack to secure the most loot and become the greatest horde in the lands!

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Why buy this?

  • Compact worker placement strategy game.
  • Rewards careful planning as well as opportunistic play!
  • Orcs! Orcs! Orcs!

Requirements

60-90
2-4
12+

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Publish Date February 05, 2017
Edition First
Department Board Games
Genre Fantasy
Theme Castles
Setting Medieval
Audience Hardcore Gamer
Primary Mechanic Worker Placement
If You Like Lords of Waterdeep

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Notes

  • This game contains a premium upgrade called UV Coating that makes the printed components more durable.
  • 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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