In Posthuman you play as one of the last human survivors in a world where nature is reclaiming the planet and our mutated offspring are working to eradicate us. Will you resist mutation and survive, or give in to the inevitable and join the mutants?
In the game, players start off as humans on a solitary journey to a rumored fortress harbouring a community of humans. To reach the fortress the players need to complete ten zones successfully. These zones are found on tiles of varying terrain that are drawn by the players as they explore the world. On their travels the players have the opportunity to meet other human players to trade items and use beneficial skills on each other. They will also encounter randomly drawn mutant adversaries and be assailed by players who have switched to the mutant side. Encounters with mutants may inflict scars, and the more scars players have, the closer they will be to mutating and switching sides. Will they strive to cling to their humanity and make a run for the fortress, thus winning the game? Or will they give in to the ever more tempting mutation, join the mutants, and deny the win from the rest of the humans?
Friedemann Friese is either totally whackadoodle or an absolute genius!! Earlier this week, Eric Martin from BoardGameGeek.com revealed the concept for Friedmann Friese new game called 504. Scheduled to release in October 2015 at Spiel (Essen), 504 boasts 504 games in ONE BOX. Yes, you read that right…. 504 games in ONE BOX!
Heralded designer, Donald X. Vaccarino, has began previewing the new Dominion expansion: Dominion Adventures. Vaccarino has begun previewing three cards per day over on the BoardgameGeek.com Dominion Adventurers Forums. Additional details can be found on DominionStrategy.com. Some of the cards previewed up to this point are simple, some are familiar, and some seem incredibly fresh and exciting! As always, the art is FABULOUS!