Boomtown

Boomtown
Code: BOOMTWN

There's gold in them hills! With that cry prospectors race westward and Boomtowns are established - the gold rush is on. In Boomtown, you must compete with your fellow prospectors in a mad scramble to find your fortune in gold, but watch out for highwaymen, card sharks and crooked politicians.
Players3 - 5
Age10 and up
Time30 - 45 minutes
Designer(s)Bruno Cathala, Bruno Faidutti
PublisherFace 2 Face Games

Weight571 gm

Your PriceMYR125.00
Retail PriceMYR135.00
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There's gold in them hills!

With that cry prospectors race westward and Boomtowns are established - the gold rush is on. In Boomtown, you must compete with your fellow prospectors in a mad scramble to find your fortune in gold, but watch out for highwaymen, card sharks and crooked politicians. There are many ways to make a buck in Boomtown.

Aim of the game: The players are prospectors, trying to find gold and get rich. Every turn, mining concessions are auctioned. Then gold is found on some concessions, depending on the die rolls. Players can also act as highwaymen, tavern owners, and politicians. Through many means are fortunes won. At the end of the game, the player with the most influence, the best mines and the most gold wins.

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COMPONENTS

60 Cards
10 City Tokens
100 Poker Chips (50 White, 25 Red, 25 Blue)
2 Dice
5 Mayor Pawns
Rules in 5 Languages

AWARDS

GAMES Magazine
Family Card Game Nominee 2006
Spiel Des Jahres
Recommended 2005

 

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