Advanced Civilization

Game ID:
BGM18132453
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Short Description:
This is the definitive classic of civilization-style board games! This will be played on a double-sized board with custom-printed advancement card.
Long Description:
This game has a huge following and is widely regarded as one of the best games about ancient civilizations. Each player takes on the role of leader of an ancient civilization, such as the Illyrians or Babylonians. Your task is to guide your people through the ages by expanding your empire and using its proceeds to finance new technological advances, such as Literacy, Metalworking, or Law. The advancements help your civilization better cope with its problems as well as help bring new advancements. Although battles and territorial strategy are important, this is not a war game because it is not won by battle or conquest. Instead, the object of play is to gain a level of overall advancement involving cultural, economic, and political factors so that such conflicts that do arise are a result of rivalry and land shortage rather than a desire to eliminate other players.
Event Type:
Game System:
Rules Edition:
1st
Minimum
Number of Players:
2
Maximum
Number of Players:
8
Minimum Age:
Teen (13+)
Experience Required:
None (You've never played before - rules will be taught)
Materials Provided:
Yes, materials are provided for this game. You do not need to bring your own.
Start Date & Time:
Duration:
8 hours
End Date & Time:
Thursday at 5:00 PM
Location:
ICC : Hall C : Yellow : 13--14
GM(s):
Joseph Rodenbeck
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Tournament:
No, this is not a tournament.
Cost:
$8.00
Ticketing Method:
Paper
Special Category:
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