With the Board Game Geek Top 100 Games list as his guide, a friend of mine bought a copy of Race for the Galaxy for me as a birthday present. We sat down at the table, and our minds boggled at the confusing array of shapes and colours. The immensely dense and bone-dry instruction manual made the game feel like a chore to learn.
But here’s the thing: it’s a great game! If you’re new to Race for the Galaxy or are thinking of picking it up, here’s a How to Play video that’ll get you up to speed:
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i own a lot of space-themed games, and i would consider Race for the Galaxy to be an essentially addition to your collection, particularly if you don’t own any other role-taking games like Puerto Rico, San Juan, or Citadels. Click the link below to shop for your own copy, and we’ll earn a small commission: