ChiZo RISING - Starter Set
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Welcome to ChiZo RISING, a totally new concept in collectible gaming! Played on unique tiles instead of cards, ChiZo RISING is the first set in a series of great adventures that enlist the Twelve Noble Creatures of the Chinese Zodiac. ChiZo RISING challenges players in a game of of strategy and skill, through compatibility, strength, intelligence, mystical items and special effects.
For 2 to 4 players, ChiZo RISING players (Keepers of the Kingdom) command combinations of the Twelve Noble Creatures in a struggle for victory. ChiZo RISING is a great game to play one-on-one, but add a third or even a fourth player to add exciting new dimensions to the game.
Object of the Game
A ChiZo RISING player wins the game by being the first to score 12 or more points. To score points, capture Mighty Creatures and battle enemy Creatures by skillfully placing Tiles in the playing area. By capturing creatures, a player may score four, six or even nine points in a single turn.
ChiZo RISING Game Tiles
ChiZo RISING is played on durable and great-feeling tiles, not flimsy paper cards. The game tiles give the game a unique feel. They also give the game a thrilling new game play mechanic that is played in multiple directions - even vertically! Be sure to view the Learn to play section of this site for complete details on the game Tiles and how they are used in play.
Designed and developed in the U.S.A. and Germany, and printed in Bavaria, Germany (by Ludo Fact, GmbH, the same company that makes the Settlers of Catan tiles, and other famous games), ChiZo RISING features stunning artwork from some of the world's best artisans.
Each single-player ChiZo RISING Starter Set contains everything you need to challenge another ChiZo RISING player to a battle of skill and strategy. Each Starter Set has enough tiles to play a great game, and begin your quest to construct the ultimate Stack of playing tiles!
Starter Sets contains 3 of the 12 Mighty Creatures (Rooster, Ram, Ox, Rat, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Dog, Monkey and Pig), pre-constructed in 1 of 8 thrilling configurations.
Each ChiZo RISING Starter Set contains the following:
21 Creature Tiles of the featured configuration
11 Special Effect Tiles that are specially matched to your configuration
2 ChiZo RISING Booster Packs containing 8 random tiles each (5 Common Tiles, 2 Uncommon and 1 Rare in each pack)
ChiZo RISING Player's Handbook
To enhance gameplay and add new levels of excitement to the game, ChiZo RISING players may purchase Booster Packs. Coming soon, players may also purchase individual packs of Basic Creatures, giving players an opportunity to fine-tune their ultimate Tile Stack constructions!
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