Geeks and nerds who are familiar with the popular board game Splendor will be delighted to know that the official digital mobile adaption is ready for Android. Yup, Splendor is now downloadable from the Play Store, ready to be played by millions of fans from all over the world. This is yet another strategy turn-based card game that can be addictive, making you play for hours until you’ve become the best merchant in jewel trade.
The objective of the game is to improve on the jewel trade and be the best merchant by getting the most points. Players are all wealthy Renaissance merchants who are in the business of mines and caravans. They hire craftsmen to help them build a large gem network. Your goal is to be the biggest and most influential merchant in the world, taking over most markets in the jewel business.
Splendor is a best-selling board game that sold more than 200,000 copies in about 30 countries. The game received many awards last 2014: 2014 Meeples Choice, Origins Game of the Year, Family Game of the Year, and Golden Geek 2014 Board Game. With this digital adaptation, we’re expecting the number of players and fans will rapidly increase.
Space Cowboys developed this mobile board game which is easy to learn but hard to master. Just like the original board game, graphics are stunning and then added with Renaissance music that is enchanting–bringing a complete Splendor board game experience. You can play this game in play-and-pass mode or solo mode or enjoy those new scenario-based “Challenges” to learn more techniques.
Game is set in the 15th to 16th century Renaissance period and you’ll see that background stories are accurate. That is, if you know your history.
Download Splendor from the Google Play Store