Space Lion: System Design Choices

Armies in Space Lion are dramatically different but they are bound by a few key rules that make the framework of the game easy to understand Players always have cards numbered 0-6 and never more or fewer cards This makes it easy for players to understand the card advantage they may have over another player….

Space Lion: Concepting the Game

About 3 years ago, Space Lion was born out of the quick design of an 18-card game jam. It was really fun and it stuck with me long past that design retreat.  A few months later, I asked myself what a fully developed version of this idea would look like.  The Core Mechanic of the…

What is Space Lion?

There are alien armies on all fronts! Space Lion is a game about bluffing and unit placement on several battlefields shared by players. Play as one of five asymmetrical armies and destroy your enemy’s towers and then their base to win the game. Your left battlefield only involves your left-most players and the same is true for the…

Announcing Project Space Lion

Our next game is coming up! Currently tentatively titled Project: Space Lion. This is a tentative title. Space Lion is a competitive board game about winning a battle of attrition between 4 warring armies. It’s designed to capture the feel of a huge battle and being a commanding officer having to make difficult battlefield decisions. …