Exciting new for all you sci-fi fans out there! Czech Games Edition has announced they will be releasing Starship Captains at Essen Spiel 2022!
Designed by Peter B. Hoffgaard, this action-selection/engine-building game sits you in the captain’s chair of your very own star cruiser as it embarks on its’ first missions to explore space. To win you’ll need to manage your cadets, ensigns, androids, and officers (each with different special roles and capabilities), earn medals, go one dangerous interplanetary missions, battle space pirates, and upgrade your ship.
According to CGE “Starship Captains will be warping in just in time for an Essen Spiel release, with a North American launch to follow in Q4 2022!” You can subscribe to the game page on Board Game Geek for updates and make sure to enter the Starship Captains Contest on BGG (running now through May 30th) for a chance to win a free copy of the game at launch!