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Swords and Shields

A fun, tactical board game of paths and blocks.

A tactical game in which players compete to control paths on the board. Swords with paths that go unblocked, all the way to the end of the board, score points, while shields block them from scoring. Players take it in turns to place tiles, competing to score as many points as possible. Between one and five boards can be used and placed in different ways, depending how you want to play the game.

Requirements

30-60
2
12+

Components

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Vitals

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Publish Date February 11, 2020
Edition First
Department Board Games
Genre Abstract
Theme Combat
Audience Casual Gamer
Primary Mechanic Area Control
More Info Swords and Shields web site

Why buy this?

  • Deep, tactical play from simple rules.
  • Tactile, 'mahjong'-style tiles.
  • Variable rules and boards, if you want to branch out.

Postmortem Studios

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Notes

  • 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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