Category:  Tempest

Canalis Design Diary

By John Goodenough, October 19, 2013 Comments Off AEG News, Canalis, Tempest

Game designer Philip duBarry offers a look into the development Canalis. Click here to check out the featured article.

Canalis: New This Fall

By John Goodenough, October 14, 2013 Comments Off AEG News, Tempest

Canalis is the newest release in the Tempest series. The City-State of Tempest sits in a small coastal area wedged between the mountains and the sea. While the mountains hold isolated miners, shepherds, and the famed Abbey of the Heavenly… Read More »

“Courtier Lite” Available for Download

By Edward Bolme, October 8, 2012 Comments Off Tempest, Uncategorized

Curious to see what Philip duBarry’s Tempest game plays like? Courtier Lite, a print-and-play sampler game, is available for download now! While it is not the complete game, it has plenty of variety and nicely shows off the beautiful Tempest… Read More »

Dominare Gets Its First Award

By Edward Bolme, August 27, 2012 Comments Off Tempest

Although they consistently mispronounced the name, the fine gentlemen at This Board Game Life has nothing but good to say about Dominare, the epic game for the Tempest line, giving it a TBGL Gold Medal.

Tempest: Origins

By Edward Bolme, August 21, 2012 Comments Off Tempest

by John Zinser, AEG CEO “You make what you play.” A wise game designer once told me that, and after 20 years of making games I tend to agree with that statement. There is no doubt that companies bandwagon for… Read More »

It’s Quiet… Too Quiet…

By Edward Bolme, August 14, 2012 Comments Off Tempest, Uncategorized

You may have noticed that the Tempest blog has been very quiet over the last two months. You may also have noticed that we are launching Smash Up at Gen Con. The two are related; we have a lot to… Read More »

Mercante Rulebook Now Online!

By Edward Bolme, May 3, 2012 Comments Off Tempest, Uncategorized

For those of you who’d like to get a head start learning about the next of our three Tempest games, the rulebook for Mercante is now available for your perusal in a 10 MB PDF! Click here! You can view… Read More »

Courtier Rulebook Now Online!

By Edward Bolme, May 1, 2012 Comments Off Tempest

For those of you who’d like to get a glimpse into one of our three Tempest games, the rulebook for Courtier is now available for your perusal in a 10 MB PDF! Click here! You can view sample cards on… Read More »

Tempest Unveiled at GAMA Trade Show

By Edward Bolme, March 30, 2012 Comments Off Tempest, Uncategorized

The public got its first look at AEG’s forthcoming line of eurogames at the GAMA Trade Show in Las Vegas. Although we only had two prototype game boxes for the booth, the games’ lavish visuals pulled retailers in. The concepts… Read More »