Sunday Meetups – Black Angel
The Black Angel, the first intergalactic frigate in history, must transport the genetic heritage of humanity beyond known worlds, over a journey that is likely to last several thousand years. Her crew will be composed of only robots. Because no nation is willing to trust creation of the AI (artificial intelligence) that will control this crew to any other nation, a compromise is found: The Black Angel will be co-managed by several AIs, and the utility of each decision will be evaluated in VP (Validation Process).
At the completion of this long and perilous voyage, when a new inhabitable planet has been reached, the AI that has earned the most VP will be entrusted with reawakening Humanity, and overseeing its new start….
BGG Complexity Rating: 3.83 / 5.00
The store has a copy of the game. If you have a copy and would like to bring it please post in the comments so I can open the event to additional players.
If you have not played this game before, I highly recommend taking the time to watch a playthrough. Seeing the game played is one of the best ways to understand how the mechanics work together. Alternatively, you can watch the instructional video or read the rule book to learn how the games are played. I can answer questions but do not recommend waiting till after the event starts to learn how to play.
This event is being hosted in coordination with Josh’s open gaming event on the San Diego Boardgames Group. If you would prefer to play a different game please join Josh’s event. If this event is full and you want priority for openings in Dune, please join the waiting list. Walk-in’s or attendees of Josh’s event are welcome to any unreserved seats day of. If you would prefer to observe a game you are welcome to do so, but please do not RSVP.
This event is at Off The Shelf Games and there is a $5.00 entrance fee for non-members to the store.
COVID Notice: Please stay home if you have reason to believe you have any contagious illness including COVID. As at other businesses that offer food, masks are not required at the table. By RSVPing you assume full responsibility for your own health and safety.