Oh yeah, it’s that time of the year again! GenCon is finally here! The best four days of the year for all the boardgame enthusiasts in the world. A place where every geek wants to be…

But if you’re in the GenCant camp this year, you can still try some of the GenCon new releases on Tabletopia!

 

1. Simurgh

2–5 Players; 90 Min

Simurgh is a game for 2-5 players who become heads of powerful clans in a fantastical world where humans and dragons live, hunt and go to wars together. As a head of a powerful family, each player will breed mighty dragons, make use of their special abilities, gather resources, and try to make their house the most powerful.

 

2. Islebound

2–4 Players; 90–120 Min

In Islebound, you take command of a ship and crew. Set sail in a mystical archipelago filled with bustling towns, sea monsters, pirates, and gold! Compete to build the best sea-faring nation with up to three friends by collecting treasure, hiring crew, and conquering or befriending island towns.

 

3. Scythe

1–5 Players; 90–120 Min

Scythe is a 4x board game set in an alternate-history 1920s period. It is a time of farming and war, broken hearts and rusted gears, innovation and valor.

4. The Great Dinosaur Rush

2–5 Players; 60 Min

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In The Great Dinosaur Rush, players compete to grab bones from the best dig sites, and build new dinosaurs for prestigious museums, gaining notoriety in the process by stealing bones, sabotaging dig sites, and otherwise impeding your fellow paleontologists.

 

5. Arkwright

2–4 Players; 120–240 Min

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In Arkwright players run up to four factories in England during the late 18th Century. Your goal is to have the most valuable block of own shares.

 

6. Gloomhaven

2–4 Players; 45–75 Min

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Gloomhaven is board game of cooperative card-driven tactical combat in a persistent, ever-changing campaign world for 1-4 players. Players will take on the role of a wandering adventurer with their own special set of skills and their own reasons for travelling to this dark corner of the world.

 

7. Crisis

1–5 Players; 45–120 Min

Crisis is a gritty, dystopian economic game of worker placement and resource management for 1 to 5 players set in a dieselpunk setting.

 

8. Burger Up

2–4 Players; 15–30 Min

Burger Up is a card matching puzzle game about the art of burger making. Fill orders, earn prestige and be the best burger chef around! Players strive to become the most prestigious restaurant by building the biggest Burgers and by using the best ingredients.

 

9. Kraftwagen

2–4 Players; 75 Min

In Kraftwagen, players advance the state of automobile development and production by playing as start-up companies. They must research new technologies and build improved chassis and engines.

 

10. A.D.A.P.T.

2–3 Players; 15–40 Min

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A.D.A.P.T. is a card game for 2-3 players. Choose your starting guppy, then use an all new experience point based drafting system to buy upgraded bodies and all manner of new parts for your fish battling the other master fish to the death along the way!

 

11. Mint Works

2–4 Players; 10–20 Min

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Mint Works is a light and straight forward worker placement game. Its simple rules make it easy to introduce new players to the genre of worker placement.

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Happy gaming and see you at the table!

 

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