2 Player Games
At Rainy Day Games we love to play board games for the challenge, for the mental exercise, but most of all because they're a great a great way to get together with friends and family and enjoy a good time together. Usually, we like our gaming groups to be as large as possible: the more the merrier. But sometimes you just need a two player game.
When it's just you and your roommate, the other players haven't arrived yet, you and a buddy have been knocked out of a big game or any time there is only 2 players, these games will fill the bill. Buy two player games for those times it's just you plus one, and they'll help you pass the time and have fun.
Age of Napoleon
Age of Napoleon Introduces 2 players to the Napoleonic times an era of military conquests and diplomatic rivalries. One player represents France and its allies, the other the Coalition led by Britain. The game contains two shorter scenarios starting in 1809 and 1813. Events are elegantly integrated by the cards.
Players build a town in Ancient Greece in friendly competition with each another. But there is a catch. Each building must be surrounded by the appropriate scenery otherwise points are deducted.
Atlas & Zeus
As Plato first attested to in Critias, Atlantis was entrusted to the Titan Atlas by the gods, long before the dawn of history. His sons created there a magnificent civilization.
But when Atlas disappeared, his sons divided themselves into two clans and battled each other for the ultimate prize: sole rule over the kingdom of Atlantis and all of its riches.
Axis and Allies: Guadalcanal
Incorporates crucial elements that were key factors in the historical campaign, such as air strip construction, troop and supply transport, and furious land, sea, and air battles.
Mesopotamia was home to many tribes and many golden ag es as each tribe had its season in the sun. During its season, a tribe would start new temples or continue working on temples begun by other tribes. Thus, with the help of various tribes, the temples grew more and more beautiful and eventually reached so high they seemed to touch the sky.
If you've ever gone hot air ballooning, you know its tranquility and grace. The trickery and excitement of this card game doesn't fit. You'll be lauging and backstabbing your opponent all night with game after game of this addictive little card game.
The world of BattleLore meshes history and fantasy together -- putting players in command of a vast array of miniature troops on the battlefields of a Medieval Europe Uchronia at the outset of the Hundred Years War.
The world of the Blue Moon is in chaos. Its god has abandoned it, and its people are in open war against each other. Blue Moon City lies in ruins, and the power of world remains now in the favor of the three elemental dragons. In the ruins of the great city, the creative Mimix seek to dominate by their machinations, while deep below, the fiery Vulca seeks victory through molten force and the heat at the heart of the world.
Blue Moon : Flit Expansion
The 31 different cards of this people set can be played against any people of the Blue Moon base game or any other people of the fantastic world of Blue Moon. There are no rules included in this set as these are covered by the Blue Moon base game
Blue Moon : Mimix Expansion
The 31 different cards of this people set can be played against any people of the Blue Moon base game or any other people of the fantastic world of Blue Moon. There are no rules included in this set as these are covered by the Blue Moon base game.
Caesar & Cleopatra
Caesar and Cleopatra are locked in a struggle to determine the amount of independence Egypt will have. The decision lies in the hands of the powerful patricians. The players, as Caesar and Cleopatra, use their influence and special actions to win patricians to their side.
Catan Card Game
In the Catan Card Game™ you control a group of settlers taming the lands of medieval Catan. You use the unique card mix to create a map of your own principality. Take Catan to the 2-player level for whenever the whole group can't play!
Dvonn's great materials and fast, elegant gameplay will be a big winner with you and your gaming partner. At only 20 minutes a game, you can have rematch after rematch and try to outwit your best friend or worst enemy.
Euphrates & Tigris Card Game
In Mesopotamia: between the Euphrates and Tigris rivers, lies the cradle of civilization. Farmers cultivate the land, traders sell their wares, and priests offer the masses their religious support. For kings seek to lead their dynasties to fame and power. Conflicts are unavoidable and only the most clever and successful king will emerge as the winner!
Collect all the cards of your suit while out-smarting your opponents. Will the King grace your cards? Or will you fall victim to the fiendish Fiasco?
GIPF is a strategic game for two players based on a classic concept: in turns, players introduce one piece into play until achieving four-in-a-row. Players then remove their row and capture any of their opponent's pieces which extend that row.
Hellas is a war game a little different than you might be used to. It's close to an abstract strategy game in that the theme is less important than the puzzle behind the peices. In a 45 minute package, you'll get an epic battle for control of ancient Greece. For gamers looking for something different than the huge battle simulations out there..
Hijara is a unique and interesting abstract strategy game at a great price. There's a tricky 3-D tower building game hidden here, in a simple package that gamers of all levels will be able to enjoy.
Lord of the Rings : The Duel
Gandalf encounters the Balrog in the under mountain Caves of Moria. The result is a fantastic duel of their magical powers on a small bridge over a deep chasm. Here, players replay that duel with the help of cards, which have magical symbols on the left and right, representing the strength of the adversaries.
For the daring and adventurous, there are too many lost cities to seek and explore. The search can take you to the Himalayas, the Brazilian rain forest, the ever-shifting sands of the desert, ancient volcanoes and to Neptune's Realm. Of course, one cannot go everywhere with limited resources so the players must choose which expeditions to begin and which to leave to others.
Medici vs Strozzi
This game re-lives the fierce competition between the two great Florentine families: Medici and Strozzi. The players compete to buy the best goods, load them on their ships, and sail away to sell them for great profits. The mechanism is similar to Medici, but for two players.
Memoir '44 - Eastern Front Expansion Pack
The Memoir '44 'Eastern Front' expansion pack is devoted to the ferocious battles that pit the Axis and Soviet forces against each other. Also included is a scenario drawn from the Russian-Finnish war, and an Overlord scenario of what turned out to be the largest tank battle in history - Kursk
Memoir '44 - Terrain Pack Expansion
From the sand dunes of North Africa to the mountain passes of Northern Italy; from the Pripet Marshes of Southern Belarus to the high ground surrounding Operation Market Garden... Prior to WWII, never before in history had a conflict been fought by so many men over such vast expanses of land and so many different terrain types.
Mozaic is a strategy game where players get to directly affect each other - even moving each others' pieces and scoring for each other. A simple game play mechanism which encourages a lot of player interaction makes Mozaic 40 minutes of challenge and laughs.
Experience the fascination of exploring unknown island worlds. Each game unfolds a completely unique seascape, so that every game of Oceania is different! In the game variant for two players you aim to win against your fellow player by claiming the biggest islands.
Welcome to the world of Polarity™, where magnetic forces combine with physical dexterity and strategic thinking to deliver a game playing experience unlike any other. Enter a new dimension as you learn to wield the invisible forces at play on the board. Force your opponent to disrupt the magnetic traps you have set - setting off dynamic chain reactions as pieces flip and collide - allowing you to score points to win the game!
PÜNCT is a connection game: the goal is to link two opposite sites. On your turn, you either bring a new piece into play, or you move a piece that is already on the board. The more pieces you bring into play, the more possibilities you have to make a connection. But… each time you put a new piece on the board, you reveal a bit of what your plan is.
You and your opponent face off to control the four points of the compass in this quick abstract strategy game. You'll get a great thinking challenge into just 15 minutes, making Rhumb Line a great accessory in your ames closet. And the simple rules make it a great game for any gamer.
Taller, bigger, more lavish: when San Giminano's wealthiest families built their Clan Towers, the sky was the limit. By strategically deploying members of the family, the players seek to gain influence in the various guilds and to construct as many towers as possible.
Puerto Rico’s golden age returns. Through you! Players travel now to the capital city of this beautiful island. Who will build the most important buildings? Players build palaces, poor houses, silver smelters, gold mines, and many others - each with its own special features. The cleverest player will build well and win!
In a flash, two Starfarers from the Catan space fleet have been thrown through a mysterious wormhole into an unknown galaxy. Lost, dazed and unable to find their way home, and with limited resources, the brave explorers face a seemingly hopeless situation, until they meet four peaceful alien races. These friendly aliens offer them limited aid and will guide them home if they can meet the high standards required for entrance into the Galactic Advisory Council. Now you can take the role of a Starfarer and daringly brave the unknown reaches of space!
Excitement mounts as the sand runs in the players' sand clock pieces. When the sand runs out, the piece is lost, but if you turn it before it runs out, you add time to it. Tamsk is the second game in the Gipf project from Kris Burm. It is easy to learn, but a challenge to master.
The Settlers of Catan Card Game Expansion
Now you can expand your principality in new directions! The five expansion sets within each feature a different theme to enhance the flavor of your Settlers Card Game experience: Knights and Merchants, Science and Progress, Trade and Change, Politics and Intrigue and Wizards and Dragons.
Twilight Struggle is a two-player game simulating the forty-fiveyear dance of intrigue, prestige, and occasional flares of warfare between the Soviet Union and the United States. The entire world is the stage on which these two titans fight to make the world safe for their own ideologies and ways of life. The game begins amidst the ruins of Europe as the two new "superpowers" scramble over the wreckage of the Second World War, and ends in 1989, when only the United States remained standing.
Sometimes you will have the impression that there is nothing but chaos on the board. You line up a few of your pieces‹and the next thing you notice is that they have changed color!
Zertz is a fast, dynamic game for 2 players. It is played with marbles on a board that gets smaller and smaller. The aim is to capture a certain number of marbles. To capture you must jump over adjacent marbles as in Checkers.