My Account
0
cart
Your cart is currently empty.
 
Shop by Age Shop by Players Kids Family Strategy Card Party Puzzles Toys Extras
Pre-Order Games Ashland Store Eugene Store Facebook Facebook
 
 
Pre-Order
Games
 
 
ASHLAND
Store
 
 
EUGENE
Store
 
 
 
 
Join Our Newsletter
Email*  
 
Close
 
 
Alhambra: The Vizier's Favour
 
 
 
Get Funagain Points by submitting media! Full details, including content license, are available here.
You must be logged in to your account to submit media. Please click here to log in or create a free account.
Store:  Family Games
Edition:  Alhambra: 1st expansion
Series:  Alhambra
Theme:  Arabian
Genre:  Speculation
Format:  Expansions

Alhambra: The Vizier's Favour

1st expansion, English language edition


Funagain Games does not stock this edition of this title [], usually because it's out of print.


Notify me if/when this item becomes available:
(you will be asked to log in first)

Ages Play Time Players
8+ 45-60 minutes 2-6

Designer(s): Dirk Henn

Publisher(s): Rio Grande Games, Queen, Asmodee North America

Please Login to use shopping lists.

To play this game, you must have:

Alhambra english edition Out of Stock

Product Description

This expansion contains four different modules, which can be combined individually or all together with the basic game. The Favor of the Vizier allows players to take a turn out of order. The Exchange Office contains cards which allow buildings to be purchased using 2 different currencies. The Bonus Cards include secret tiles which can be revealed to count as an additional building of the type shown. The Building Huts has extra tiles which can be built as an additional action choice (in addition to buying and placing buildings, rearranging one's Alhambra, and taking money) and which count as 0-3 of a given building type, depending on adjacent tiles.

Product Information

Contents:

  • 24 building tiles
  • 10 bonus cards
  • 6 wooden vizier pieces
  • 6 bureau de change cards

Product Reviews

 
 
 
 
 

Average Rating: 3 in 1 review

Sort reviews by:

 
 
 
 
 
Get it for the builder's huts
December 20, 2005
As stated in the description there are four modules. One of them I consider not super useful (the bonus cards), two of which are kind of interesting (the vizier and the exchange cards) but one of them really adds to the game and is a partial patch for one of its weaknesses.

Basically, the builder's huts allow you to multiply the value of the pieces you have purcahsed. More than that, however, they also allow you to expand your wall or get you out of a building jam. They therefore enrich the basic game and if you are a fan of Alhambra make it almost worth the purchase price. (I'd give this expansion 4 stars if it were just the builder's huts and priced accordingly.)

Other Resources for Alhambra: The Vizier's Favour:

Board Game Geek is an incredible compilation of information about board and card games with many descriptions, photographs, reviews, session reports, and other commentary.