2 – 4 Players / Ages: Unknown / Play Time: Unknown
The upcoming WizKids board game The Expanse promises to be an exciting and strategic game set in the captivating universe created by author James S. A. Corey. Based on the Syfy hit television series by the same name, the game focuses on politics, conquest and intrigue.
In the game, players represent Earth’s UN forces, the military of Mars, the rebels of the O.P.A. and the mysterious corporation Protogen Inc. Each player has special abilities that must be maneuvered to gain advantage. Players increase their control over the solar system using characters and events from the universe of The Expanse.
The Expanse board game can be played with two to four players and focuses on politics, conquest and intrigue similar to the board game Twilight Struggle, although with a shorter play time. The card-driven game uses key images from the show along with action points and events that allow players to move and place “Fleets” and “Influence”.
The game will include a game board, Influence cubes, Fleet tokens, player mats, action cards, tech cards, misc. tokens and rules.
With all of the hype and fan support for the novels and the T.V. show, The Expanse Board Game looks like it’s going to be a major hit!
The Expanse Board Game
Item Code: WZK72927
Releases: September 2017
Preorder Deadline: 3/14/2017