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Castle Assault

Castle Assault is a board game that was released in 2015. It is a unique blend of Tower Defense games, Collectible Card Games (CCGs), and role-playing elements. The game allows for 1-2 players and typically takes around 30-60 minutes to play. The recommended age for players is 13 and older. The game has a complexity rating of 2.50 out of 5.

In Castle Assault, each player controls a castle on opposite sides of the battlefield, along with a hero. The objective is to use hero and army units to attack the opponent's castle. Players play unit cards from their hand onto the game board, and these units move towards the opposing castle based on their abilities. The goal is to reduce the opponent's castle health to zero. Combat is resolved through card interactions, and the game offers strategic depth through a combination of unit abilities, tactical positioning, and card combat. The game's mechanics are designed to create an engaging and dynamic experience, blending elements from various genres.

The game is credited to designers TJ Dunbar and Pearson Giaume, and it features artwork by a team including Jared Blando, Cryssy Cheung, Christopher Clements, and others. The publisher of Castle Assault is MomentumVolsk.

The game also offers expansion options, such as Castle Assault: Fell Fire Forge, that provide additional content and variety to the gameplay experience.