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Century: Spice Road

Family Game
2-5 Players
About 30 Minutes
Grade 3 and Up
Game Schooler Recommendation
Century: Spice Road is a fast-paced, easy-to-learn family game that highlights the flow of production and trading. Players must efficiently manage and convert their existing resources to meet demand cards to score victory points. Century: Spice Road offers players four simple actions per turn to keep the game moving at a lightning-quick pace and almost entirely eliminates downtime between turns. Throw in the subtle tension that exists throughout the game, and you have yourself an experience the whole family can enjoy.
Game Overview
Century: Spice Road is the first in a series of games that explores the history of each century with spice-trading as the theme for the first installment. In Century: Spice Road, players are caravan leaders who travel the famed silk road to deliver spices to the far reaches of the continent for fame and glory.
Skills
  • Competition Competition
  • Logistics Logistics
  • Critical Thinking Critical Thinking
  • Strategic Thinking Strategic Thinking
  • Tactical Thinking Tactical Thinking
  • Resilience Resilience
  • Resource Management Resource Management
  • Problem Solving Problem Solving
Subjects
  • World History World History
Game Details
  • Type:Board Game
  • Category:Family Game
  • Designer(s): Emerson Matsuuchi
  • Published: 2017
  • Game Length:About 30 Minutes
  • Players:2-5 Players