Age of War is a dice game (with some cards) from Fantasy Flight Games. Each player represents a Daimyo in feudal Japan, trying to conquer castles and reunite clans.
This game is inexpensive, compact, simple, and most of all fun. There are 14 castle cards on the table. Players take turns rolling seven dice, They then choose one “battle line” on one castle card to fill with the results, and reroll the remaining dice. Once a castle has been chosen that player may only play on that card. If they can not, or will not, use a roll, the lose one die and roll again. A player’s turn ends when they have either succeed in filling all the battle lines on their chosen castle, or failed by losing all their rollable dice...Read More