Explorers of the North Sea – First Look!
Hexes, sir! Off the starboard bow! ~
Brant Guillory, 31 August 2016
Every now and then, everyone takes the plunge on a straight-up impulse buy. Sometimes, it’s an impulse pledge on Kickstarter. I give to you Explorers of the North Sea. Haven’t played it yet, but here’s what it looks like!
That right there is a bad-ass cover
The box is packed, but once the tiles get punched out, you’ll have a little more space as you can discard the excess cardboard.
Each ship captain has a different set of abilities. Choose yours wisely!
Detail of one of the captains.
The Carcassonne-style tiles are hexes. Grog power!
Detail of one of the hex tiles.
The back of the hex tiles, for all of your randoming needs.
Lots of bits and pieces in here.
Settlements in the front; longships in the back. Primary kindergarten colors abound, but highly functional on a colorful map.
Vikings at sea!
Different types of livestock. You don’t just have wood for sheep; you have wooden sheep.
The back cover, explains all…
Once we get it on the table, we’ll tell you all about it!