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Dwellings of Eldervale

Dwellings of Eldervale is a fantasy strategy game for 1-5 players that takes 60-150 minutes to play. The game is designed for players 14 years and older. The game is designed by Luke Laurie and illustrated by Merilliza Chan, Sergio Chaves, Anton Fadeev, and others.

The game features worker placement, area control, engine building, and unique worker units, and players control different factions vying for dominance over eight elemental realms. The game features a combination of dice rolling, hand management, modular board, solo/solitaire game, variable player powers, and other mechanics.

The game was funded through Kickstarter and has a strong visual presence, with miniatures and hexagonal tiles among its components. The goal of the game is to have the most elemental dominance among multiple paths to victory to reign over Eldervale.

Awards and honors[]

  • 2020 Golden Geek Best Thematic Board Game Nominee
  • 2020 Cardboard Republic Striker Laurel Nominee
  • 2020 Board Game Quest Awards Game of the Year Nominee
  • 2020 Board Game Quest Awards Best Strategy/Euro Game Nominee
  • 2020 Board Game Quest Awards Best Production Values Nominee

Useful pages[]

  • Optional realms
  • Resources
  • Magic cards
  • Dungeoning
  • Starter cards
  • Dwelling
  • Passive abilities
  • Monsters