[In this issue, we feature Red Rising, a new game from Jamey Stegmaier and Alexander Schmidt. In their designer notes, they reference the influence that Fantasy Realms had on the design of Red Rising. Just how much? We’ll let you decide as we flashback to how Fantasy Realms was viewed back in the Fall 2017 issue of Gamers Alliance Report.]
Reviewed by Herb Levy
FANTASY REALMS (WizKids, 3 to 6 players, ages 14 and up, 20 minutes; $19.99)
Lands of magic and monsters, of heroes and armies, of wizards and artifacts, have long populated books, television and films. Games are not immune to this appeal as enchanted domains have served as inspiration for many. The latest to bring such a setting to life comes from designer Bruce Glassco in his game Fantasy Realms.