What is Beyond the Gates of Antares?

BOARD GAME GEEK SUMMARY

It had been given a rating of 7.6 on BoardGameGeek from 50+ ratings.

Beyond the Gates of Antares invites us to a time when mankind has evolved into new and diverse species: the strangely powerful NuHumans, masters of the Panhuman Concord; the ape-like Pansimians, the greatest warriors in the whole Galactic Spill; and feral Revers primitive Humans driven by a irrepressible lust for adventure and danger. It is a universe where technology and humanity intermix indistinguishably, where human knowledge and endeavour has long since been supplanted by integrated machine intelligence IMTel. Where humans go their technology goes also, protectors, workers, and fighting machines in the form of WarDrones armed with deadly weapons and shielded by energy fields a thousand times more resilient than steel.

Warlord Games’ YouTube channel has produced a series of excellent videos explaining Gates of Antares.

1. Introduction

2. Order Dice

3. Shooting

4. Pinning

5. The Assault Phase

6. Leaders

7. Q&A

If you’re interested in getting into Beyond the Gates of Antares, I can’t suggest you start anywhere else but these excellent collection of videos.

Peter

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