published by Iello Games
We went looking for a new game and these are the criteria we gave the staff at
our FLGS, Kapow Games in Lethbridge, AB.
1) Fast – under one hour.
2) Fun – decent chances for any skill level to win.
3) Enjoyable by kids as young as seven through adults.
4) Expandable, in case we have friends over.
After discussing how some of the other games that they have suggested went
over, they pointed us right at King of Tokyo. “You get to play a movie monster
smashing Tokyo!” was about all it took to get us interested, and sure enough it
went over like a ton of bricks.
King of Tokyo is a intended for 2-6 players/monsters, ages 8 and up. They claim
30+ minutes on the box and we found that about right for 2-3 player games, with