1 – 7 Players, 90 – 115 Minutes Playing Time, Ages 14 and up. Encounters required the base game Scythe to play, but scores in the 8’s on Board Game Geek. The encounter cards carry both the storyline and art into the exceptional category. It’s best to have a good grasp of the game before introducing these cards as they can swing the game fairly drastically, especially for new players. However, for more experienced players the variations make playing strategically that much more important and fun. Manufacturers: Stonemaier Games. Categories: Economic, Expansion, Exploration, Fighting, Science Fiction, and Territory Building. Game Mechanics: Area Majority / Influence, Grid Movement, and Variable Player Powers.
Scythe: Encounters. In June 2018, Scythe fans were invited to make a design for ONE encounter card using specific art. Jamey reviewed the submissions, selected his favorites (often mixing and matching various submissions), and developed them. Now the Scythe Encounters promo boxed set is a reality!
Scythe Encounters is a boxed set of 32 brand-new promo encounter cards. These cards feature a number of innovations in the encounter system. We recommend that you play with them on their own for a few games; after that you can shuffle them into the regular encounter deck.
|Dimensions||4.75 × 3.75 × 1.25 in|