Mission: Red Planet
From the Publisher...
ARE YOU READY FOR MARS?
1889. The Paris World Fair is the latest place to be, and the masses marvel at the latest technical achievements which are on exhibit there. Meanwhile, the big industrial trusts, supported by their governments, are planning their next step - the conquest of Mars and the mining of the fantastic ores found in its subsoil...
Mission: RED PLANET is a majority control game, a character selection games, and an exploration game, with a balanced mix of bluffing and strategy.
In order to charter shuttles to Mars and take control of the regions where the most interesting minerals will be found, you'll have to make the best use of your nine characters' powers.
The Recruiter is hiring new space adventurers by allowing the recycling of the characters you already play,
The Explorer allow you to move up to 3 of your astronaut on Mars,
The Scientist can make mysterious discoveries,
The Secret Agent can force the launch of a rocket,
The Saboteur can blow a rocket up before it leaves the launch pad,
The Femme Fatale can replace an enemy astronaut with one of yours anywhere you already have at least one,
The Travel Agent allow you to place 3 astronauts in a rocket,
The Soldier can kill an enemy astronaut on Mars,
The Pilot can change a shuttle's destination.
Mission: RED PLANET is a game by Bruno Faidutti and Bruno Cathala, and published by Asmodee. Illustrations by Christophe Madura.
1 game board
20 destination tiles
13 resources tiles
70 point markers
24 events cards
34 shuttle cards
5 sets of 22 astronaut tokens in 5 different colors
5 sets of 9 character cards in 5 different colors
1 turn marker
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