A downloadable 1-card voyage πŸŽ΄πŸš€

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Star Scouts is my one-card love letter to Antoine Bauza's board game Tokaido.

As a fledgling voyager, you set off alongside your fellow star scouts and buddies to get a taste of what the galaxy has to offer. Earn tokens and badges as you help aliens, build bots, witness wonders, and try strange foods in your efforts to prove yourself and become a fully-fledged starship pilot—all in time for dinner!

A One-Card Game

The whole game of Star Scouts takes place around a single double-sided poker-sized card. You'll need a ship token for each player (at least three tokens if you're playing a solo or two-player game, so that you've got some "Buddy" Non-Player Characters to keep you company), a six-sided die, and a few handfuls of tokens to track your friends, tech, wonders, and meals. Travel around the outer track of the card on your journey, stopping to encounter aliens, wonders, and more along the way as you do.

At each of the four starship stations along the way, everyone will rest for a bit and have the chance to try some of the local cuisine. Once everyone is ready to move on, the game continues.

When you reach the fourth and final starship station, your voyage comes to an end. Count up your tokens and badges to see how fulfilling a journey you had!

It takes about half an hour to play a game of Star Scouts, depending on how many players are playing. With two players, most games will take about 15-20 minutes.

See you out there in the black, Star Scout! o7

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Feedback

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Attributions

StatusReleased
CategoryPhysical game
Rating
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(6 total ratings)
AuthorAaron Goss
TagsBoard Game, guides, journey, one-card-game, Sci-fi, scouts, Short, Space, tiny, wholesome
Average sessionAbout a half-hour
LanguagesEnglish
AccessibilityColor-blind friendly, High-contrast
MultiplayerLocal multiplayer

Purchase

Buy Now$5.00 USD or more

In order to download this 1-card voyage πŸŽ΄πŸš€ you must purchase it at or above the minimum price of $5 USD. You will get access to the following files:

Star Scouts v1.0.pdf 379 kB
Star Scouts v1.0 (Full Bleed).pdf 403 kB
Star Scouts v1.0 (Low Ink).pdf 329 kB
Star Scouts v1.0 (Low Ink, Full Bleed).pdf 350 kB

Community Copies

Support this 1-card voyage πŸŽ΄πŸš€ at or above a special price point to receive something exclusive.

Community Copy

For those who are in need or have marginalised access to the games community, select this to claim a free Community Copy of Star Scouts that was donated by another.

Community Copy Donation

Purchase at or above the recommended price of the game to make five copies of Star Scouts available for free for someone else in need. Yes, five!

You will also get a copy of the game.

You're amazing, friend! πŸ₯°

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Comments

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(+2)

a really good alternative to Tokaido. I only played Tokaido on my phone so this has become my way of playing Tokaido physically

This warms my heart to hear you say this. Thank you! πŸ₯°

(+1)

​This is the CUTEST 1-card game ever!!!

Thank you very much! πŸ˜‚πŸ₯°