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King of Tokyo

Family Game
2-6 Players
About 30 Minutes
Grade 3 and Up
Game Schooler Recommendation
King of Tokyo is a fast and exciting dice-rolling game of combat and cunning. Players must decide to pursue victory through scoring points or destroying the competition. King of Tokyo does a fantastic job introducing younger players to direct competition in a light and approachable way. Vibrant art, chunky dice, and lightning-quick gameplay keep this game moving along, so kids don't have time for disappointment. Designed by Richard Garfield, the creator of Magic the Gathering, King of Tokyo is a world-class family game that's sure to deliver smiles to everyone at the table.
Game Overview
King of Tokyo is a game for 2 to 6 players where you play as mutant monsters, rampaging robots, or even abominable aliens battling in a fun, chaotic atmosphere. Roll dice and choose your strategy: Will you attack your enemies? Heal your wounds? Improve your Monster? Stomp your path to victory! To win, be the first Monster to gain 20 Victory Points. Or, get your claws out and eliminate your enemies. The last one standing claims victory!
Curriculum For This Game
  • Competition Competition
  • Risk Management Risk Management
  • Tactical Thinking Tactical Thinking
  • Resilience Resilience
  • Reading Reading
  • Personal Responsibility Personal Responsibility
  • Resource Management Resource Management
  • Arithmetic Arithmetic
  • Statistics Statistics
Game Details
  • Type:Dice Game
  • Category:Family Game
  • Designer(s): Richard Garfield
  • Published: 2011
  • Game Length:About 30 Minutes
  • Players:2-6 Players