Designer: Thitinan N.
Publisher: Hexa House
Time: 45-90 minutes
Victim: The Cursed Forest, is a horror board game that lets players help each other to find a way out by cooperatively completing defined missions, is for 2-6 people with about 40-90 minutes of playtime. Each player will receive a different character with a different skill such as an ability to be good at navigation, searching, healing, and decoding. Players need to brainstorm to wisely divide duties to each other and find a way out in a specific time.
In the middle of the game, there will be one player who will be possessed by the evil and the mission of that possessed player will become to eliminate other players or blocking the way out instead. Therefore, remaining players have to team up to overcome obstacles and try their best to get out of the forest in the end.
On your turn, you have a wide variety of options. Should you explore and run across the various map tiles or add more to the board. You can choose to Decode to find the password to escape, Search to find item cards. You may Heal yourself or another character who is in need of help. With a variety of main actions and sub-actions, every turn is strategic and loaded with options.
Will you escape the Cursed forest before your allies turn on you?
With many characters to choose from as well as various enemies, you’ll be sure to spend game after game facing the challenges and overcome the wiles of the Evil within the forest.
Victim: The Cursed Forest is currently funded and will end on Saturday, May 30, 2020. You can find the Kickstarter HERE.