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Starcraft Invasions: a solitaire game

Page: Variants.Variants-starcraft-Invasions - Last Modified : Mon, 23 Jul 12 - 3849 Visits

Latest Version: 1.2
Creation Date: November 30th, 2011
Release Date: January 25th, 2012
Latest Update: January 28th, 2012
Board Game Geek Link: http://www.boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/22827/starcraft-the-board-game
Publisher Link : http://www.fantasyflightgames.com/edge_minisite.asp?eidm=7&enmi=StarCraft

Requirements

You need the original Starcraft board game. The brood war expansion is optional. Some printing might be required to play the game

Objective

The objective is to make a solitaire version of of the game. The general idea is that the players try to keep the control of a galaxy made of 3 planets while invaders controlled by an artificial intelligence are constantly invading the galaxy. Will you be able to hold until the end draws near!?

Development

The variant is currently under development. Since a lot of people seem interested by this variant, this page will be used to sumarise the development of the variant and host the files.

January 19th, 2012: I made another play test by trying a more powerful AI and the game balance seems to work well. So you could consider this as almost the final version of the rules. I'll have to make the combat card tables, gather feedback, try to make other test and It should be ready to launch. If you ever make some test, I want your comments.

Pictures


Third playtest part 1.

Third playtest part 2 (end game).

The first playtest.

Files

Version 1.2

Rules of the variant (87.5 K)
Invader Cards (5.8 K)
Combat Table Cards (78 K)

A photo Guide illustrating how to play can be found in the guide section:

http://bgd.lariennalibrary.com/index.php?n=Guide.StarcraftInvasions

Previous versions

DescriptionAlpha 0.1Beta 0.2V. 1.0
Rules of the variant67 K81 K86.1 K
Invader Cards35K5.6K5.8 K
Combat Table Cards------78 K
Unit stat tables25 K25 K---

This is the old combat cards tables for the Starcraft Lite Variant. It does not include brood war units.

Old Starcraft Unit Combat Card (98 K)

You can also use this table for combat resolution which was made by Victor Kostin if you do not like my combat cards. The file can be found on Board Game Geek:

http://boardgamegeek.com/filepage/73255/dice-based-unit-parameters


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