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Dominoes with a Kingdom building twist! each turn, connect a new domino to your existing Kingdom, making sure at least one of its sides connects to a matching terrain type already in play.
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Full Product Description
- Family strategy game for ages 8 and up
- 2017 Spiel de Jahres Winner (Game of the Year)
- Build the best Kingdom!
- Domino game with a twist
- 2 to 4 players. 15 min play
- Includes 4 3-D castles, 48 dominoes, 8 wooden King tokens
‘Kingdomino’ lifts the time-honoured principle of dominoes to a new level – without losing any of the sleek elegance of its predecessor. On the contrary: the dual mechanics of planning the far-reaching lands surrounding the castle and the clever method of selecting tiles fit together extraordinarily well, they are expertly reduced to their essential components. The strong two-player variant with an XXL kingdom rounds off this quick and easy-to-learn gaming experience.
An Instant Family Favorite!
Players take on the role of Lords seeking new lands to expand their kingdom. As with ‘Dominoes’, these new lands must match the landscape tiles that have already been played. You need to create large areas of the same landscape type. But these will only score points if there is at least one crown on a tile. Points for each landscape type are calculated at the end of the game by multiplying these two together: so the number of squares times the number of crowns. Before this however, you’ll need to pay attention to your choice of tile, which decides the order of play for the following round. Taking a good tile now means you’ll play later next time. Each round presents the players with new important decisions as to which tile they should take. The game ends when each player has completed a 5 x 5 grid, and then points are counted based on number of connecting tiles and crowns.