Posted by James (admin) on 29th March 2011
Khan was released at Essen in October 2010 and I finally got my chance last night and it was worth the wait. The setting is 1244 and each player is chasing out the existing 8 Mongol leaders in order to conquer more territory than their opponents. Each player their own coloured set of counters representing their yurts (which are like large tents) and starts with some special action cards and a hand of 4 random cards.
The board shows various terrain areas with a river passing through some and the 8 Mongol leaders start on the board. Next to the board are various Tetris-ish shaped tiles. The goal is to place and own these to score points. Read the rest of this entry »