This game has been added to the database at Aug 2, 2018

edition 2018
Par Michael Kiesling
Illustré par Chris Quilliams
Édité par Next Move
Distributed by Novalis

Standalone 2 editions

Langues des règles : Canadian English, Canadian French

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Game description

Azul was designed by the world famous, award winning game author Michael Kiesling. Azul captures the beautiful aesthetics of Moorish art in a contemporary board game. Players compete as artisans decorating the walls of the Royal Palace of Evora. By carefully drafting the correct quantity and style of tiles, the most clever of artisans plan ahead to maximize the beauty of their work (not to mention their scores!) while ensuring they wasted no supplies in the process.

Introduced by the Moors, “azulejos” (originally white and blue ceramic tiles) were fully embraced by the Portuguese, when their King Manuel I, on a visit to the Alhambra palace in Southern Spain, was mesmerized by the stunning beauty of the Moorish decorative tiles. The king, awestruck by the interior beauty of the Alhambra, immediately ordered that his own palace in Portugal be decorated with similar wall tiles.

Game play
2 to 4 players à partir de 8 ans ~
Language of rules : Canadian English, Canadian French
Prix public conseillé : ~

 Positive reviews

Effet de lumière
68/100 -
Color pop
80/100 -
Azul avec d'autres idées géniales
76/100 -
tres bon et beau
90/100 -
pas le même
85/100 -

 Negative reviews

Azul bis, je m'arrête au n*1
41/100 -
Simple, court...
59/100 -
Ni bon, ni mauvais
49/100 -
Bon mais pas transcendant
57/100 -