Category: Strategy Games
If Wishes Were Fishes
In this game, the fishes really can grant wishes -- but you have to throw them back. Players are fishermen, trying to catch the most valuable fish and sell them in the market for the best prices. With limited space for storing caught fish, players must...
Wayfinder is a beautiful abstract game set in the ocean, as players attempt to establish the most villages on islands. Players move their Wayfinder around, placing tribesmen on islands to form villages, and increase their points in this strategic...
Reef Encounter is about life on a coral reef! Using polyp tiles, players grow different types of corals, which they can protect from being attacked by other corals through judicious placing of their four wooden shrimp. To be successful players must...
Picture from the oceanic bathyscaphe Neptune XIII seems to prove the existence of an ancient civilization under the sea. Inside a sub-marine canyon this modern technical jewel discovered what is claimed to be vestiges of the mythic civilization of...
Dump that day job and put on your hip waders. You're going into the shrimpin' business. In Shrimpin' each player has scraped up just enough cash to purchase themselves a brand spankin' new used shrimp boat. Unfortunately, not much money is left,...
Anselm and Helge Ostertag released Kaivai through their company Pfifficus Spiele in 2005 to generally good remarks – except for the size of the box that the game came in. Apparently gamers would tuck a blanket inside, then tape the box closed...
More than 1000 years ago the Polynesians started to colonize the Pacific Ocean. Kaivai -- watereater, that's how they called the man on board who could safely navigate the ship through the infinite wideness of the ocean. His secret wisdom was based on...
Lead your pirate crew to conquer ships and treasures. Choose the ship to board, the strategy to use and the best sea conditions. Can you defeat your rival pirates?
In Mermaid Rain, you explore the ocean and gather as many treasures as possible to gain more victory points than other players by using cards and ocean-current tiles. Roughly speaking, the procedure of the play can be divided into two phases: the...
The ships of The East India Company bring valuable silk, precious
spices, exquisite tea and needed rice from the Far East to Europe. The race
around the stormy Cape of Good Hope determines who makes a profit and who
takes a loss. The first one...