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Store:  Card Games, Strategy Games
Series:  Ascension
Theme:  Fantasy

Ascension: The Deck Building Game

Core Set - Third Edition


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Ages Play Time Players
12+ 60-90 minutes 2-4

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  • WARNING: Choking Hazard - Small Parts

Product Description

Developed by Magic Pro Tour Champions Justin Gary, Rob Dougherty, and Brian Kibler, and featuring stunning art by industry visionary Eric Sabee, Ascension: Chronicle of the Godslayer is a fast-playing, deck-building game boasting multiple factions, demons, heroes, and constructs from different planes in a battle to determine who will ascend to godhood.

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Product Reviews

 
 
 
 
 

Average Rating: 5 in 1 review

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by Sundew
Addictive fun for all!
December 02, 2010

The rules for Ascension are straight forward and printed on the game board/playmat. We were able to learn and play quickly and have immensely enjoyed every game. No two have been the same, and it rewards the player who is able to think on their feet and adapt their strategy based on the cards that come up. I like it because the gameplay is fast, and there is hardly any time between ending your turn and getting to take your next turn. Even in a four player game there was hardly any down time.

If you enjoy deckbuilding in M:tG or L5R, you will like this.

If you like shuffling the board in Settlers of Catan, you will like this.

Even if you've never played the above games, my bet is you will still like this.

The only detriment that we saw is that the card stock and printing is a little fragile. You should definitely buy quality sleeves from the start, and sleeve up carefully before starting your first game. I found it hard to relate the given story line to the actual gameplay, but really it's so fun to play that I won't let that bit detract from a 5 star rating.

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