I love the art, but it does not suggest the grit of dueling factions with an insurrection brewing underneath that obvious struggle. The mechanics are not complex but have sufficient nut-and-bolts to allow for good character differentiation.
My older kids are 9 and 6. My 6 year old granddaughter loves this game. Game lasts about 15-20 minutes so kids do not loose their attention. My kids are 4 yrs old and 7yrs old and they picked up the concept quickly.
It's fairly easy to pick up. It encourages a bit of strategy and multi-tasking.
Fun family game, gets the kids thinking, and will prep them for the adult version in no time. Game will be used to enrich their home school studies. We have the european version for our house and gifted this one to our parents so the kids could play w... Read More