In 1493 Christopher Columbus discovered the eastern-most island of the Great
Antilles. About 50 years later, Puerto Rico began to really blossom - through
Which roles will you play in this new world: Prospector?, Governor?
Settler? Trader? Whatever you do, you have one goal: to achieve the greatest
prosperity and highest reputation! Who will have the most fruitful plantation?
Who will build the most impressive buildings? And, who will earn the most
The most critically acclaimed board game of the last twenty years, Puerto Rico
continues to wow people with its brilliant mechanics. Each player utilizes
different roles (Mayor, Captain, Settler, Trader, Prospector, Craftsman, or
Builder) to score the most victory points with their colony.
Players can act on every turn of the game, allowing them to choose between
shipping goods for points or building an impressive city. Players must manage
their colonists, erect a variety of buildings, build up their plantation, and
sell or ship goods. With dozens of options, Puerto Rico is a streamlined game
that can be played in about an hour and handles up to five players.
FIND OUT WHY THIS IS THE #1 RATED GAME.
5 player boards
1 governor card
8 role cards
1 game board
1 colonist ship
1 trading house
50 trade goods
5 trade ships
50 victory point chips
||Spiel des Jahres
||Games Magazine GAMES 100
Advanced Strategy Game 2003
||International Gamers Award
General Strategy Game 2003