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Althingi - A Viking Game of Strength & Influence

 


Althingi
Publisher: Outland Entertainment
Designer: Joshua Gillingham
Number of Players: 2-4
Ages: 12+
Time: 30-40 Minutes
Find on KICKSTARTER HERE. 



Althingi is a quick set-up, fast-play game of strength and influence for 2-4 players based in Viking-Age Iceland. Each player takes on the role of a powerful Chieftain and tries to take control of the annual gathering known as the Althingi through bribery, coercion, and intimidation.






The aesthetic of this game is gritty and raw, with striking original illustrations by Lada Shustova. We paid special attention to historical details such as clothing, weapons, and bartering goods, so rest assured that there are no horned helmets in this game! If you’ve visited Iceland, then you’ll recognize the landscape art as the fields of Thingvellir. And Viking history buffs might recognize the meaning of the two runes used in the game, symbols for Strength and for Influence.



Althingi will be live on KICKSTARTER until November 31, and has a funding goal of $7,810 .
Find out more at BGG


 


Althingi - A Viking Game of Strength & Influence Althingi - A Viking Game of Strength & Influence Reviewed by lake on November 09, 2020 Rating: 5

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