Schism - COMING SOON (Expected Q3 2017)
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Schism is a fast paced 'collect or kill' game of celestial warfare for 2-6 players.
Using grid-based movement over two different realms, Schism utilises dynamic card management paired with an action-point system to give players access to a range of moves, options and abilities each turn. But decisions must be made carefully as some actions will cost you your life force and energy; lose too much and you may find yourself banished to one world or the next.
Action in Schism is spread over two separate board sections, one representing 'Life' - the world as we know it; and the other representing 'The Other Side' - the celestial world where the souls of the dead roam free. Players may travel freely between these worlds, or play an entire game in one of them, exploiting the resources available there and utilising their characters unique deck of action cards to gain the upper hand
Be the first player to collect 10 Souls/believers or be the last player standing to be declared the winner.
FROM THE BOX:
There is a war that’s raging, a war between celestial beings living among us on earth. No one can be sure whether there’s a heaven or a hell, but we can be sure that there’s a divide - a divide that will separate us all. Some of them care for us, watch over us and protect us, while others corrupt, kill and manipulate. We assume they have always been here, but now they are making it known. The world as we know it has been changed forever. ‘Angels’ are revealing themselves, gathering followers and building an army of believers to defend against the threats that emerge from the darkness. ‘Daemons’ are stealing souls, building rank after rank of damned warriors, preparing to ravage and consume one realm or the next. These beings have begun tearing each other limb from limb, wielding weapons of fire & light, spreading their wings and exerting otherworldly powers. So, which way will you turn? Influence believers? Claim souls? Slaughter your opponents? Regain your humanity? You decide.
Game contents include:
- 1 Game Board
- 8 Character Cards
- 144 Cards
- 8 Player Pieces
- 24 Score Markers
- 25 Believer Pawns (white)
- 25 Soul Pawns (red)
- 2 Damned Warrior Markers
- 2 D10 [10-Sided Die] (1 white, 1 red)
Schism, its design, rules, and contents are an original work by Chris ‘Shep’ Shepperson.
Illustration & graphic design: Jesùs Blones
Copyright © 2017 Half Wing Games.