Spice Road is the first in a promised trilogy of Century board games that can eventually be combined together for a bigger, badder experience. This teaser will give you a taste of the game, but if you want to know more, check out my How to Play Century: Spice Road video.

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Hi! It’s Ryan from Nights Around a Table, and this is Century: Spice Road, a casual, deck-building card game for 2-5 players. Here’s the deal. The game centers around these four spices, each one more valuable than the next. You and your friends play spice traders. Your goal is to collect the spices, and use them to buy these point cards. Everyone starts with a number of spices depending on turn order. Each player gets a starting hand consisting of these two merchant cards. Six more merchant cards are dealt out to the table. On your turn, you have to perform one of these actions: Buy a point card, play a merchant card from your hand, take a merchant card from the table, or rest. When any player buys a fifth point card, you finish out the round, and then count up the points to see who’s won. Well, does it sound interesting? If you want to learn more about the rules of the game, click the link at the end of this video or in the description below to watch my complete How to Play video, which includes the overview segment you just watched. And if you like what i’m doing, click the badge to subscribe, and the bell to get notifications. And now, we dance!

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Century: Spice Road is a simple game that’s entirely appropriate to whip out at a family gathering – more so, say, than Die Macher. Depending on your family. If you’d like to add it to your board game collection, use the Amazon link below, and i’ll receive a small commission.

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Century: Spice Road

Introducing Century, a series of exciting and wonderfully addictive stand alone, mixable games. Each title is set in different centuries, from the 15th to the 17th, and depicts the major trading systems and routes of these eras. While quick and easy to learn, the century trilogy will fully engage even the most strategic players. Discover the beauties of the spice trading road and its colorful markets with the amazing artwork by international renowned artist Fernanda Suárez. Wrap your mind around simple and pure game mechanics combined with a touch of deck building system that lead to endless strategies and decisions. Century Spice road is truly an outstanding game. One you will play over and over and…over again!

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