GGJ Archives 2009-2012

Top of the Food Chain

Game Information
Short Introduction: 
You play as one of 5 species of animals trying to become the Top Predator. This is achieved by attacking individual animals and taking over their lairs thus making all the other animals extinct.
non-digital (board game, card game, physical game, etc.)
Brief Play Description: 

1.Pick your species, and token color: Wolf Pack, Puma/Cougar,Grizzly Bear, Rat, Bald Eagle. Others will be introduced in expansions.Color:Red,Green,Blue,Gold,Silver.
2.Lay out your terrain board. There is a pile of terrain tiles of four types of terrains. Forrest, Swamp, Plains, Mountain.
3.Roll up your lair locations and place markers there with a token of your color beneath.
4.Starting with the player that likes animals the most, take turns placing your starting number of animals.
5.In the same order players move their animals, If a player moves an animal onto an opponents animal the must decide to attack or decide not to attack. If they decide to attack the only moves they can make until combat is complete is to move more animals on the the animal being attacked.

Terrain has special effects.
Each Species has separate special abilities that make them play very differently.

Achievements and Credits
Team Image: 
James helped me with the design of the game.
Your rating: None

Submitted at Albany IGDA (United States)


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