The Box – An Object Discovery Game

The Box - An Object Discovery Game
  • Sat Oct 14, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Rick Dean
  • The Box
  • X-card
  • Contra Costa II (58)
  • 2
  • 1 of 6
  • Character-light game, players can have complex or simple characters as they choose


Imagination, discovery, and divination converge in this new game about seeking to understand a strange box you’ve discovered, and the esoteric object inside.  You and your group will collectively imagine this bizarre container and its contents, as well as all the events happening in the scene around you, using a series of simple card prompts and mechanics.  This culminates in an elegant divination process which will reveal key clues to begin exploring deeper questions about your discovery.  You will use these clues to divine the true nature purpose of this baffling object, and decide what to do with it!

There are cooperative and competitive modes to this game as well as a unique Uncertainty Token system for casting doubt on descriptions you or the other players provide. Find out what’s in The Box!
Tags: Adventure, Collaborative, Exploration, GM-less, Investigation, Mystery, New Players, Quick to learn, Rotating authority

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