Board games made by Other Manufacturers
Age of Discovery
of Europe sent explorers and conquerors all over the world, hoping to discover and secure new areas of influence and sources of wealth.
Alexander the Great
In Alexander the Great: Birth of an Empire by Ronald Hofstaetter (2-5 players, 75 minutes playing time) the players follow in the path of Macedon´s famous king. With his army they move all the way to Persia and found important cities and temples. In the end, Alexander ruled over a world empire that stretched from the Danube to the Adriatic Sea, to Egypt, to the Caucasus, Persia and India.
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.
Cranium Balloon Lagoon is the four-in-one carnival game for kids! In the Balloon Lagoon, players giggle with delight as they race to complete each fun-filled carnival game before the merry-go-round music comes to an end.
Blokus Game is a game of strategy and skill that challenges players to keep their color string going while plotting to block out their opponents. With Blokus Game, each player starts in a corner and must plot how to position the 21 differently shaped game pieces on the 400 square Blokus board to continue building a color snake by only touching the corners of their color pieces.
For those who can't get enough of Blokus! It's a "chip off the ole Blokus," but with a super-challenging twist! A new dimension of triangular-created Trigon pieces must be fit, tip to tip with your own pieces, on the hexagonal game board. Angles jut in every direction, so new strategies are always evolving.
Fire! The alarm has sounded in the firehouse, and four lines of firefighters must dash to the blaze to douse the flames. Advance the bucket brigades as close to the fire as possible.
In an abandoned warehouse, a band of gangsters is splitting their latest haul, but they can't come to an agreement on the split. It's time to let the guns do the talking, and soon everyone is aiming at everyone… All you have to do is stay alive and have the most money at the end of the game!
Cadoo is the outrageously fun game designed especially for kids. With a variety of hilarious activities, Cranium Cadoo gets kids thinking, creating, giggling, grinning, and laughing like crazy as they try to get four in a row to win. With so many different activities, there is something in Cranium Cadoo that will make every kid hoot and high-five.
Cranium - Canadian Edition
Cranium English Canadian Edition is packed with quintessentially Canadian content and comes with the Cranium board, 800 outrageous cards, a ten-sided Cranium die, a tub of cool Cranium Clay, a timer, custom Cranium pads and pencils, four Cranium play pieces, and the rules sheet. Actual brains not included!
Shout your deal and trade your cards to "corner" the market. Be the first to get all the cards of one commodity, ring the bell, and you'll win the hand. You'll feel like a trader in the "pits" of the exchange! Beware of the Bear and take your chances with the Bull. DELUXE PIT® is great frenzied fun.
Will you discover the world's largest gold field in South Africa? Cash in on copper in the highest town in Bolivia? Observe as players make a frantic attempt to try to outwit and outbid their opponents. The excitement will rise as the time runs out and the high stakes deals unfold.
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?
Fire & Axe: A Viking Saga
Fear the fury of the Men of the North!
Trade, plunder and colonize the world of the early middle ages! Sail the oceans to the borders of the world. Fight bravely under the banner of the Crow and fearlessly cross the doors of Valhalla!
It’s a fun, social board-game. If you’ve ever given and received a gift then you practically know how to play. Winning is about being as good at giving the right gift as you are at being given gifts you most want.
The world of Gloom is a sad and benighted place. The sky is gray, the tea is cold, and a new tragedy lies around every corner. Debt, disease, heartache, and packs of rabid flesh-eating mice -- just when it seems like things can't get any worse, they do.
Gloom: Unhappy Homes
In the Gloom card game, you make your eccentric family of misfits suffer the greatest tragedies possible before helping them pass on to the well-deserved respite of death. Just mix the 55 transparent cards included in this set together with your copy of Gloom to add morbid new Modifiers, Events, and Untimely Deaths, and a new family -- the artistes of Le Canard Noir, whose creative endeavors always end in disaster.
The revolutionary card game where you win by getting a head. This irreverent and humorous card game takes place during the French Revolution. Players represent rival guillotine operators ving for the best collection of noble heads over three...
Hey! That's My Fish
At the pole your penguins are jumping from ice floe to ice floe hunting fish. They're also trying to block other penguins and secure the best fishing grounds for themselves. The penguin colony that catches the most fish by the end of the game wins.
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.
Ideology : War of Ideas
Beginning with one global region completely under its sway, each Ideology attempts to influence and control the independent regions of the earth. The Ideology that acquires the highest level of global influence will dominate the world for generations to come!
The object and play of the game is simple, make your way around the game board and get to the end first. The special spinner design will tell you how many moves to take and randomly pick a Judge with every spin!
Who will emerge victorious as various political factions fire to gain control of France. Warfrog's latest game, Liberté, brings to life the chaos that was the French Revolution. Although the game play is complex and challenging the rules themselves are simple.
If you can't excuse yourself out of the project, then you have to do it. If you obtain 30 points or more worth of project points, then you are promoted to management and you lose the game...just like in in the real corporate world!!
You've run out of gas - do you have a Gasoline card? You've got a flat tire - have you got a spare? Use the deck's special cards to overcome hazards and put obstacles in your opponents' path. Stop them with a Red Light, impose a Speed Limit, cause a Breakdown.
Mission : RED PLANET
ARE YOU READY FOR MARS?
Mission: RED PLANET is a majority control game, a character selection games, and an exploration game, with a balanced mix of bluffing and strategy.
Monkeys on the Moon
Shot into space and long since forgotten, six monkey tribes fiercely compete to advance their civilizations...
Well, "civilizations" might be too strong a word for it -- most of the tribes are still struggling with basic grooming. But they fiercely compete nonetheless.
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.
The second expansion set for the Nuclear War card game can also be played on its own. The key innovation are the "countries" which give each player a special power.
A humourous card game with a tongue-in-cheek view of international diplomacy, propaganda, and finally: hollocaust! Two to six players engage in touchy negotiations until a warmonger pushes the button! This hilarious card game is easy to learn and fast to play. But watch out: If everyone is wiped out - nobody wins!
Pit 100th Anniversary Edition
A special anniversary edition to commemorate Pit's 100th year! Includes two decks of commodities cards - one featuring the classic 1904 suits like Hay, Wheat and Barley and the other, an all new 2004 deck featuring modern commodities like Cocoa, Gold, Oil and Platinum. Also includes special Pit 100th booklet with the fascinating story of Pit.
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!
You control a tribe of amoebas living in Earth's past trying to survive in the Primordial Soup. At first, your amoebas drift along, eating the nutrients that are available, but soon you'll have to figure out how to get to the rapidly depleting supply of nutrients before your opponent's amoebas beat you to it.
Primordial Soup: Freshly Spice
You control a tribe of amoebas living in Earth's past trying to survive in the Primordial Soup. At first, your amoebas drift along, eating the nutrients that are available, but soon you'll have to figure out how to get to the rapidly depleting supply...
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.
Grades 1 and up. There’ll be no stone left unturned in this challenging strategy game. Inspired by Incan architecture, RUMIS (meaning “stones”) sharpens spatial awareness and critical thinking skills as players strategize to outwit their opponents while reconstructing historical Incan structures (pyramid, tower, stairs, and wall).
Samurai & Katana
In Samurai and Katana, you are the daimyo of a samurai clan in the middle of a civil war! Become Shogun by unifying Japan under your rule by using honorable and dishonorable tactics.
Scene It tests not just what you remember, but what you've "scene"! Using your DVD player and your remote control, select the question category and then watch a randomly selected scene from a Hollywood movie. You'll see real movie clips with all those unforgettable moments, great lines, and great laughs! Now you rely on memory, word play, observation and puzzle solving to answer a question before time elapses.
Spite & Malice
Spite and Mailce is a card game for grown-ups! Being catty pays off as you play your cards against your opponent. Will you be wild or spiteful? Complete a center stack of cards, deplete your stack and you win!
STAKXCHANGE will bring you to an entertainment experience. This new commodities and futures trading game will give you the chance to let down one’s hair and have a good time. Challenge your family and friends to a race for survival until a winner is declared.
Struggle of Empires
Struggle of the Empires recreates the various wars fought between European powers as they attempted to become the dominant force in Europe and the rest of the world during the eighteenth century. Build armies and fleets, make alliances, establish colonies, improve your economy, and ultimately wage war to expand your empire. Be careful, though, as a profligate country can end up being consumed by revolution!
Succession ends when the aging King chooses a successor to the throne. Of all the worthy citizens of the land, the King has narrowed his choice to five candidates. You are not one of them. As a courtier, master of palace politics, you will manipulate the King's opinion of the candidates through intrigues -- bits of gossip, good and bad reports, etc.
At the dawn of time, stone age civilizations are scattered across the land, each one struggling for survival. However, the spark of civilization has been ignited and cannot be extinguished. Ideas and inventions are spreading like wildfire across the continent and your people are taking their first steps towards building a modern society. Lead your civilization through conflicts as they strive to master world-altering advancements such as writing, road building, seafaring and more, always working towards the final goal of flight.
The Penguin Ultimatum
Bored from years of standing around on ice, the penguins have turned on their Emperor and demanded a really good party. Can you, as court jester, appease the mobs while saving yourself from the Emperor's wrath? Dancing sheep and juggling kangaroos can only take you so far...
Trump, Tricks, Game!
In prehistoric times hunters caught game by following their footprints. In the game, players try to make tricks to get bear, wolf, wild boar and mouflon cards. In the first three game turns, the number of tricks is predetermined. In the fourth and last game turn, each player must win as many tricks as possible.
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.
Vampire: Prince of the City
Do you have what it takes to rule the secret and Machiavellian world of the undead?
Since time immemorial, the Kindred - vampires - have stalked unseen by the mortal masses upon whom they prey. Their world is a xenophobic, neo-feudal nightmare, and each city is ruled by a Prince, the most powerful and influential Kindred of them all. The Prince's word is inviolate and his actions are unquestionable. All Kindred turn to the Prince for protection, favor and for guidance in these modern nights.
How accurate are your perceptions of others and their perceptions of you? Find out when you play the Veracity game. You are likely to discover things about yourself you never knew and perhaps even more enlightening is to learn what your family and friends have been thinking about you for all these years.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
Be the first on your block to blow up the world. The winner is the sole survivor, but sometimes there is no survivor and thus no winner! Takes less than an hour to play. If you buy the expansion sets, you can play with more players. This game is intended to be an expansion set for the original Nuclear War Card Game, but WMD can be played by itself.
Who Stole Ed's Pants?
Never one to clamor for attention, Ed was happy to ignore the embarrassing theft of his pants and just climb into bed. But today, he awakens to find that word of the crime is all over town, and everyone is eager to point fingers. Rumors are flying. Wild accusations are made at the drop of a hat. And the police will arrest anyone at all just to quell the uproar.
THEY'RE AT THE POST ... As the crowd tenses with anticipation one can only wonder what's going on in the minds of these seven men and their mounts, these 'equines for the ages' who will soon settle that long asked question 'Who's the greatest of all time'?"…And ... THEY'RE OFF!
Wits & Wagers
Wits & Wagers is a fast-paced party game with a unique combination of trivia, gambling, and social interaction. You're always involved in the action because everyone answers every question. Don't know the exact answer? It doesn't matter! Make your best guess. Then bet on the answer you think is closest to being correct, even if its not your own!