In this game of Pandemic, you and your team are the only things standing in the way of deadly diseases that threaten the world. The fate of humanity is in your hands!
As skilled members of a disease-fighting team, you and the other players work together to keep the world safe from outbreaks and epidemics. Only through teamwork will you have a chance to find a cure.
Pandemicis a cooperative board game in which players work as a team to treat infections around the world while gathering resources for cures. The game's unique combination of cooperative game play, engrossing premise, and compelling design have proved a hit with everyone from hardcore gamers to casual players alike.
In this cooperative game, players win when they managed to discover the cure to all four diseases.
But, there are also 3 ways for the game to end and for the players to lose:
When the Outbreaks marker reaches the last space of the Outbreaks Track,
When players are unable to place the number of disease cubes actually needed on the board, or
When a player cannot draw 2 Player cards after doing his actions.
How to play
Each player turn is divided into 3 parts:
Do 4 actions.
Draw 2 Player cards.
After a player is done infecting cities, the player on their left goes next. Players should freely give each other advice. Let everyone offer opinions and ideas. However, the player whose turn it is decides what to do.
Your hand can have City and Event cards in it. City cards are used in some actions and Event cards can be played at any time.
Recommended age: 8 & up Estimated play time: 35 - 50 Minutes Number of players: 2 - 4 Game difficulty: Easy
7 Role cards
7 Player tokens
59 Player cards (48 City cards, 6 Epidemic cards, 5 Event cards)