Asmodee and Repos Productions have announced their latest edition to the award-winning 7 Wonders series, 7 Wonders: Architects. Created as a accessible strategy game that the whole family can play, 7 Wonders: Architects features streamlined gameplay with easy-to-understand rules in hopes of making it a great entry point into table top gaming. Check out the full press release below:
7 Wonders: Architects, The Accessible Strategy Game for the Whole Family, Revealed
Bring your wonder to life with the latest entry in the award-winning 7 Wonders series from Asmodee and Repos Production this fall
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM – September 10, 2021 – Today, Asmodee and Repos Production announced 7 Wonders: Architects, the next standalone entry in the 7 Wonders series with a focus on accessibility. 7 Wonders: Architects features streamlined gameplay with easy-to-understand rules and true-to-life scale recreations of the world’s wonders, making it a great entry point into board gaming. 7 Wonders: Architects will arrive this fall for an MSRP of $49.99.
7 Wonders: Architects empowers up to seven players to race to become a leader of the Ancient World by completing an architectural wonder that will last through the ages. Players receive an unconstructed Wonder at the beginning of the game, and must collect resources to build their society, develop military might to navigate conflicts, oversee resource management, research science improvements, and collect civil victory points as they race to leave their mark on World History. Each game of 7 Wonders: Architects is unique as players deploy different strategies to win, giving the game high replay value and allowing fans of the 7 Wonders franchise to easily bring friends and family into the fold. The rules have been re-imagined from the ground-up with family gameplay in mind, making for a quicker, easier to understand and more family friendly experience.
“As I get older, I play more games with my family than a gaming group. This got me thinking about games that are welcoming to newcomers and can be enjoyed by friends and families,” Antoine Bauza, the creator of the 7 Wonders franchise, said. “7 Wonders: Architects is built around the idea that games can be enjoyed by anyone, even players who are new to the hobby. Games like 7 Wonders Architects are perfect for introducing more people to our hobby and I look forward to welcoming a new generation of board game enthusiasts.”Trending:
7 Wonders: Architects Key Features:
- Build your wonder on the table using high-quality pieces, true-to-life scale recreations of the world’s greatest hits from Ancient History
- Easy-to-understand rules and mechanics designed to welcome new players into the 7 Wonders universe
- High quality game pieces, artwork and materials that all come together to make 7 Wonders: Architects a lighter and more colorful version of the game players already know and love
- Dynamic strategic gameplay with high replay value
- Supports 2 – 7 Players
- Designed for ages 8+
- Games last ~25 minutes
7 Wonders: Architects joins the series alongside the original 7 Wonders game and its two-player spin-off, 7 Wonders Duel. Since the franchise’s debut in 2010, it has sold over 1.5 million copies and has been translated into 30 languages. 7 Wonders expanded to mobile with the 7 Wonders app in 2017. 7 Wonders is the most-awarded board game franchise at more than 33 awards, including the Kennerspiel des Jahres in 2011.
Asmodee will show 7 Wonders: Architects in action during a livestream on Friday, September 16 at 11am PT / 2pm ET. The stream will include an unboxing and playthrough of the game. Check out the stream on the Asmodee USA Facebook page here: facebook.com/asmodeeunitedstates
7 Wonders: Architects is developed by Repos Production and published by Asmodee.
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