Game On: Aeons End: The New Age
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Indie Boards and Cards is a board gaming company that has produced a large amount of board games. One of their most popular is the original Aeon's End. They also created Coup, The Resistance, Flash Point, Kodama, Aeons End, Coup Rebellion, Baby Blues, Don’t Mess With Cthulhu, Dragon Slayer, Flash Point: Fire Rescue, Flash Point: Urban Structures, Kokoro, Grifters, Haggis, One Night Revlution, Path of Light and Shadow, Pirate 21, Melee, Roar-asaurus, Witching Hour, The Resistance, Beeees!, and Trickster.
With the release of their new game Aeon’s End: The New Age, they reached out to Kickstarter to help fund the production. The campaign launched on February 12, 2019 and was funded in only 38 minutes. Within a week they were able to blow through a few more stretch goals. With the stretch goals they were able to create an add on to the game. By the end of their campaign they had successfully raise over $528,000 for the production.
The story behind the game is continued from the original: “that after casting out dangerous mages who meddled in void magic, a new danger has come and gravel needs you. The next generation of mages come and opens the breach with unique cards and powerful unique breaches. Discover and expanding story from game to game reveal all new mages and battle vile nemeses. “
Aeons End: The New Age is a deck building game that has a replay-able campaign that can integrate all of the original game Aeon’s End content. (Aeon’s End as the original game and Aeons End: The New Age, is a stand alone expansion of it.) The game “ is a cooperative game that explores the deckbuilding genre with a number of innovative mechanisms, including a variable turn order system that simulates the chaos of an attack, and deck management rules that require careful planning with every discarded card. Players will struggle to defend Gravehold from The Nameless and their hordes using unique abilities, powerful spells, and, most importantly of all, their collective wits.” To find out more about Aeon's End or it's expansions or Kickstarter Campaign please visit the links below.
Suggested Players: 14+
Suggested Play Time: 60minutes
Suggested Age:1-4 players
Included in the box:
4 image mats
200+ Player Cards
1 Nemesis Mat
10+ Card Dividers
7 Envelopes of Additional Mages and Nemeses
2 Life Dials
100+ Nemesis Cards
Tons of Tokens
Crowdfunding Campaign: Kickstarter
Launch Date: February 12, 2019
Ship Date: March 2019
Website: Indie Boards And Cards