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Forbidden Desert: Thirst for Survival

Forbidden Desert: Thirst for Survival

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Forbidden Desert: Thirst for Survival - Gear up for a thrilling adventure to recover a legendary flying machine buried deep in the ruins of an ancient desert city in this coop sequel to Forbidden Island. You'll need to coordinate with your teammates and use every available resource if you hope to survive the scorching heat and relentless sandstorm. Find the flying machine and escape before you all become permanent artifacts of the Forbidden Desert!

From BoardGameGeek:
In Forbidden Desert, a thematic sequel to Forbidden Island, players take on the roles of brave adventurers who must throw caution to the wind and survive both blistering heat and blustering sand in order to recover a legendary flying machine buried under an ancient desert city. While featuring cooperative gameplay similar to Forbidden Island, Forbidden Desert is a fresh new game based around an innovative set of mechanisms, such as an ever-shifting board, individual resource management, and a unique method for locating the flying machine parts.

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Game Details

Suggested Ages: 10 and up
Number of Players:
2 to 5
Playing Time:
45 minutes

Designer: Leacock, Matt
Tyler Edlin and C. B. Canga
Publisher: Gamewright


action point allowance system, cooperative play, grid movement, modular board, set collection, variable player powers, adventure

Awards & Honors

2013 Mensa Select Winner
2013 UK Games Expo Best Family/Children's Game Winner
2013 Vuoden Peli Adult Game of the Year Nominee


49 cards, 48 sand markers, 24 tiles, 6 pawns, 6 meter clips, 4 flying machine parts, 1 flying machine model, 1 sand storm meter, 1 sand storm meter stand, and rules of play all packaged in a lidded tin box