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Bios Megafauna


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  • For 1 to 4 players,For 1 to 4 players, teenager and up
  • 180 minutes of playtime, Comes with mounted map, 108 Cards, 126 die-cut counters, 128 laser-cut wooden animals, and 18 gene chips
  • Bios-Megafauna is the greatest evolution game ever made, from the designer who made the best rocket game ever (High Frontier), and the best civilization game (Origins)
  • You can create interesting critters, like blubbery vegetarian velociraptors, or flying fire-using hedgehogs
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WARNING:
CHOKING HAZARD -- Small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.

Product Details

  • Product Dimensions: 28.8 x 3.4 x 22.4 inches ; 2.7 pounds
  • Shipping Weight: 2.7 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
  • ASIN: B005KYWRHK
  • Item model number: 30SMG
  • Manufacturer recommended age: 13 - 17 years
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #161,512 in Toys & Games (See Top 100 in Toys & Games)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
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Comes with mounted map, 108 Cards, 126 die-cut counters, 128 laser-cut wooden animals, and 18 gene chips •Bios-Megafauna is the greatest evolution game ever made, from the designer who made the best rocket game ever (High Frontier), and the best civilization game (Origins) •You can create interesting critters, like blubbery vegetarian velociraptors, or flying fire-using hedgehogs Start as a proto-dinosaur or proto-mammal, just after the Permian apocalypse that destroyed 96% of the planet. Faced with environmental changes and competition from others, you must mutate your species and start new species. Create bizarre chimeras, from vegetarian velociraptors to flying dolphins. Establish subterranean civilizations, tame fire, or just be super-sexy.

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Start as a proto-dinosaur or proto-mammal, just after the Permian apocalypse that destroyed 96% of the planet. Faced with environmental changes and competition from others, you must mutate your species and start new species. Create bizarre chimeras, from vegetarian velociraptors to flying dolphins. Establish subterranean civilizations, tame fire, or just be super-sexy.

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It took me one solo play through to understand enough of the game to enjoy playing it and to play it with easy.
Amazon Customer
You do this by purchasing DNA, like Marine or Insectivore,and mutating so you can enter various habitats or even prey on species belonging to other players.
LOVE2JOKEBRO
My creatures seem to attract meteors, but as the game covers four periods (Triassic to Tertiary) you can bank your scores at the end of each of them.
Charles Vasey

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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Charles Vasey on April 28, 2012
This is an immensely appealling concept, a game where turns cover two million years and where species and habitats change as influences from Carbon Dioxide emission to erosion shape them. You can collect strings of DNA in your "animals" and endeavour to place them in the correct food-chains to survive the vicissitudes of life. They may start out as amphibians and end up as birds. My creatures seem to attract meteors, but as the game covers four periods (Triassic to Tertiary) you can bank your scores at the end of each of them.

However, the rules at present are really not good enough; full of unexplained terms and vague concepts. The process of developing the game to completion is presently ongoing and you can follow progress at the BoardGameGeek site or the relevent Yahoo Group. Had the rules been complete this would have merited a 5 star
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Amazon Customer on March 26, 2014
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Amazing Game!

The directions look intimidating, yes, but a quick read through, a watch of a tutorial video on youtube, and you're good to go. It's actually quite easy to play and understand once you've read it and gained an understanding of the game mechanics. The main draw for me was that it had single player rules, a full 4 player game can take over 2 hours (especially if you're just learning how to play the game). It's great fun to play once you've gotten the mechanics down. It took me one solo play through to understand enough of the game to enjoy playing it and to play it with easy.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Julie Warburton on January 16, 2013
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I bought this for my son and he loves it. He says he wishes that the sister game wasn't out of print because he'd buy that one too.
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