BANG! - We Are The Walking Dead ExpansionBANG!: The Walking Dead is a shoot 'em up card game where your favorite Walking Dead factions face off in a battle to survive! Each player becomes a famous Walking Dead character while taking on the roles of Leader, Savior, Survivor, or Loner. The Leader of the survivors is revealed to all and attempts to protect everyone while staying alive. Saviors, who hide their identities, aim to kill the Leader of the Survivors. Survivors, who also go incognito, aid the Leader in staying alive. The Loner, who is of course working alone, tries to defeat everyone else while accomplishing his/...
Put your survival skills to the test in the competitive, all-new The Walking Dead Don't Look Back Dice Game. Safe havens are short lived with danger lurking on both sides of the fences. Use weapons, special items, wits, and luck to find the escape route from each location before the Walker hordes close in. While you fight the dead, never forget that the living can be even more dangerous. Can you survive? Game contents include: 4 oversized character cards, 4 character pawns and bases, 24 double-sided Walker tokens, 24 search cards, 10 six-sided dice, game board, 4 location tiles, an Escape Route token, and a score pad. This game takes 15-45 minutes to play and is perfect for 1-4 players aged 15 and up.
The 21st century has seen a board game renaissance. At a time when streaming television finds millions of viewers, video games garner billions of dollars, and social media grows ever more intense, little has been written about the rising popularity of board games. And yet board games are one of our fastest growing hobbies, with sales increasing every year. Today's board games are more than just your average rainy-day mainstay. Once associated solely with geek subcultures, complex and strategic board games are increasingly dominating the playful media environment. The popularity of these complex board games mirrors the rise of more complex cult media products. InGame Play: Paratextuality in Contemporary Board Games, Paul Booth examines complex board games based on book, TV, and film franchises, includingDoctor Who, The Walking Dead, Lord of the Rings, Star Trek, The Hunger Games and the worlds of H.P. Lovecraft. How does a game represent a cult world? How can narratives cross media platforms? By investigating the relationship between these media products and their board game versions, Booth illustrates the connections between cult media, gameplay, and narrative in a digital media environment.
Based on hugely popular television program Unique leadership role makes for interesting decisions every round Each game event is unique Randomized board setup and resource deck placement means every game feels different Two modes of play allow for beginners and experienced players to tailor the game to their skill level