Terra Mystica is a Fantasy-Development game in which each player plays one of 14 different factions with unique abilities. Terra Mystica is a heavy game, learning the rules can be quite challenging for less experienced gamers.Read more
Imperial 2030 is clearly for hardcore gamers. In contrast to Terra Mystica the rules are, however, much leaner. So less experienced gamers have a chance to get into the game. In 2030, the players represent investors who grant bonds to the six world forces Brasil, the US, Europe, India, China and Russia.
The player who has lent a state the most money automatically controls the government and decides whether and when to collect taxes, to built factories, to produce military units and when to attack other countries. If you now think it is like Risk you are completely wrong! In essence, it is an investor – game , the military aspect is accessory. The game could also be described as a cynical description of our capitalist world economic order in which investors control even the governments.Read more