BioShock Infinite Board Game Developer Reveals Gorgeous New Customizable Card Game

Rise from the ashes as the Phoenixborn in this upcoming tabletop card game.

10 Comments

Plaid Hat Games, the board game company that developed the BioShock Infinite: The Siege of Columbia board game, is debuting a gorgeous-looking new tabletop card game. Titled Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborn, the game places two to four players in control of a Phoenixborn who has the ability to summon units into the battlefield and cast spells.

The game uses dice as resources, which players can utilise to bring out spells or creatures. The length of each game spans about 15-30 minutes per player participating, with the Player Turn system allowing participants to plan their strategies around upcoming turns. Each turn is made up of short actions in order to keep participants engaged. For a brief look at how the mechanics in Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborn work, check out the video below.

Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborn can be pre-ordered on the Plaid Hat Games website, where it is currently available with a $15 discount. Customers who pre-order will also get a promo card that comes with three exclusive ally unit cards. Check out some of the art in Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborn in the gallery below.

Gallery image 1Gallery image 2Gallery image 3Gallery image 4Gallery image 5Gallery image 6Gallery image 7Gallery image 8Gallery image 9Gallery image 10Gallery image 11Gallery image 12Gallery image 13Gallery image 14Gallery image 15Gallery image 16Gallery image 17Gallery image 18Gallery image 19Gallery image 20

Got a news tip or want to contact us directly? Email news@gamespot.com

Join the conversation
There are 10 comments about this story