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Four new titles make up the Zacatrus news for December 2021. Paradice, the definitive edition of Spoilers, Aventura Z and Pajarracos Party will hit the market this Christmas.
Zacatrus news for December 2021
A title designed by Sergio Ortiz and with illustrations of Isaac mugadella, both have previously worked on the family game La Morada Maldita
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Paradice is a board game designed for 2 to 5 players, with a recommended age from 10 years, and with games of a variable duration that range between 30 and 45 minutes.
We are facing a title of dice placement and collection of sets in which each player will complete different positions to reach the maximum number of points at the end of the game.
On their turn, players can take one of the following actions
- Choose one or more dice from the vending machine grouped by color or number and place them on the position cards following the requirements of those cards.
- Choose a job card.
- Move the wheel, draw the dice from the bottom, and place the group of dice of your choice on the position cards. Like the previous action, we must follow the requirements of the letter.
When a player completes a position with all three dice, they get an extra power that they can use immediately or later, go up one level in the scoreboard by adding those of the position at the end of the game.
The different requirements of the positions can be, for example, that all the dice are the same color, that one of the dice is 6, etc.
The player with the highest score by completing the positions and obtaining bonuses will be the winner.
Zacatrus will post Paradice throughout the second half of December at a sale price of 29.95 euros.
Adventure Z Vol 1 Lovecraft
We return to the myths of Chtulhu in the first game of Silvestre Pastor (at least according to Board Game Geek) in the graphic section we find Pablo Thomas who has already worked on other titles such as 7 sins, In the mind of Sherlock, 24h or The goalkeeper Baldomero.
Adventure Z Vol 1 Lovecraft is a cooperative board game designed for 1 or 2 players, with a recommended age from 14 years, and with games lasting approximately 40 minutes.
Players will take on the role of investigators with the goal of solving a case covered in mystery and dark powers beyond human understanding.
Inspired by the literary work of HP Lovecraft, this volume features two iconic standalone adventures by the author “Color Out of Space” and “The Shadow Over Innsmouth” with 40 different maps in which the insight and cunning of the players will be essential for survival. and discover up to five different endings per adventure.
Only the notebook, the deck of cards and some dice will be needed, unfolding the game quickly to enter the adventure. After each scenario, players will unlock new maps in which they will have to make decisions that affect the story, similar to what happens in the “Choose Your Own Adventure” books or in an RPG.
Navigating the maps alone or with a partner will challenge players against dark enemies, ghoulish puzzles, clue investigation and puzzle solving.
The mechanics of Adventure Z are easy to learn, in each turn the player will have two actions that they can use to move their character, investigate an area of the map or activate a team card to try to free new maps before the time runs out. weather.
A turn counter will limit the number of actions a player can take, sometimes having to choose between investigating everything or running to the next map. The adversaries have their own artificial intelligence, so you will not only have to control the survival of your characters.
Adventure Z Vol 1 Lovecraft It will be available from December 15 at a retail price of 23.95 euros.
A title designed by Paco Yanez, responsible for Oilfield, Trainsilvania, Zampa the farm, Sencha or bloodhounds. The game is a re-implementation of birds, one of their card games
Pajarracos Party is a party game designed for 3 to 6 players, with a recommended age from 6 years, and with games of a fast duration that range between 5 and 10 minutes.
Players play the role of farmers competing to harvest the most delicious fruits at the end of the game. This could be an easy task if it weren’t for the hungry crows swarming around, so you have to be as quick as possible at planting fruit while trying to keep the crows away from them.
On your turn, you can take one of the following actions.
Sow fruit. Play as many fruits of the same type as you want.
Attack of the crows. Play as many crows as you want on other players’ fields.
Protect crops. Play as many scarecrows as you want on your turn.
Replace the hand. You can discard and draw as many cards as you want. Up to 5.
If a field is being attacked by a crow you have to play a scarecrow to scare the crows away. If you don’t, each crow eats one of the fruits from that field and stays there until it freaks out on another turn or eats the whole thing.
The end of the game is triggered when the draw pile is depleted. Players then play with only the cards that are left in their hand.
Zacatrus will launch for sale Pajarracos Party from the second half of December, at a recommended retail price of 9.95 euros.
Spoilers: Definitive Edition
The definitive edition of the game designed by Manu Palau, responsible for Mix It, Ikonikus or Magic Mandala among others.
Spoilers is a party game designed for 2 to 10 players, with a recommended age from 14 years of age, and with games of a variable duration that ranges between 20 and 30 minutes.
5 years after Spoilers comes Spoilers: Definitive Edition, a compilation of the best, craziest and funniest movies from previous games plus 22 brand new movies.
Players compete in teams to guess the plot of the craziest movies ever made. They will earn popcorn tokens by guessing the correct answer or tricking the opposing team into taking the cheat answer.
The team with the most popcorn chips at the end of the third round wins the game.
As with the rest of the titles, Spoilers: Definitive Edition It will be available from December 15 and will have a suggested retail price of 14.95 euros.
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