Play to Win Games
Play a game with the Friendly Meeple for a chance to take the game home with you!
Double Exposure's Envoy program has worked with multiple game publishers to provide games for attendees to play. Come play a new game, and your name will be entered into a raffle for any games you play. At the end of RodCon, winners will be drawn to take the game home with them! To learn more about the games available to win, check out the list below. Love games and are interested in becoming an Envoy Herald? Visit their page to find out more.
You are a marine biologist working on the preservation of coral reefs. With the aid of your diving robots, the ROVs, you’ll try to discover unique and special species among the reefs. During your exploration, you might even uncover long lost treasures. Place your ROVs wisely and gather the best data, for greatness awaits the most successful scientist on this undersea mission!
Stretch your mental muscles into the third dimension! In this version of Ubongo, the hit puzzle game, players race to place three-dimensional blocks so they fit perfectly in a specific area on a puzzle card and completely fill a designated three-dimensional space.
The Crew: Mission Deep Sea
This adventure takes your crew deep down into the abyss on a search for the fabled sunken land. How far you get depends entirely on how well you work together as a team. Card by card, trick by trick, your search party will discover the challenges that lie ahead and forge a path to Mu.
You are head of a family in an Italian city-state, a city run by a weak and corrupt court. You need to manipulate, bluff and bribe your way to power. Your object is to destroy the influence of all the other families, forcing them into exile. Only one family will survive…
GREED, PRIDE, WRATH... just three of the 7 Deadlies you will encounter in this devious little card game. Do your best to rid yourself of them all, as soon as you can - while your opponents do their damnedest to fill your hand with more. Empty your hand three times to WIN - and become the ENVY of all your friends!
Offshore rig, DeepWell•4, has blown out and is spilling crude oil into the ocean at an alarming rate! Your response team must work together to avert an ecological disaster, one which threatens to contaminate marine life and devastate the ecosystem. The situation is dire and escalating by the minute, so there is no time to waste!
Reign of Dragoness
Reign of Dragoness is a twist on the time-honored ladder climbing card games. Using your dragons wisely, you will play your cards in sets and runs, trying to beat the cards played before you. The battle to play your cards before your competitors will be full of fun and strategy!
You’re digging for gold deep in the shadowy maze of a mining tunnel, when suddenly a pickaxe shatters your lamp and the cavern goes pitch black. The saboteur has struck again . . . but who is the saboteur? Can you and your fellow miners complete a path to the hidden gold, or will the saboteur thwart your efforts?
You’ll have to think in different ways than in other card games, because you can only play cards that touch each other. Play cards that push your remaining cards together in just the right ways, and add cards in just the right spots. The object is to shed all of your cards, so beware—your opponents may be conspiring to give you more.
Ecosystem: Coral Reef
Earn points by aligning animals with the habitats and food sources where they most flourish. Diversify your food web to maximize your bonuses. Each time you play, you build a one-of-a-kind ecosystem as you strive to balance the delicate connections between all living things.
Flapjacks & Sasquatches
Flapjacks & Sasquatches is a card game where you’ll use your wits and your axe to get ahead of your fellow northwoods loggers. Wolf down flapjacks for a power boost. Upgrade your axe… to titanium! Avoid inconvenient blisters and watch out for embarrassing axe slips. And always be on the lookout for the dreaded Sasquatch!
Each player gets three bugs of the same color and three matching colored stumps. Stumps are randomly placed on the board by the other players at the start of the game. On your turn, move the Echidnas, pick up your bugs and move them towards your stumps. The first player to get all three of their bugs home wins the game.
Navigating through the Land of Luck, this beautifully illustrated game combines strategy, bidding, and - of course - Luck to claim spaces using cards that are auctioned off one at a time, with the ultimate goal of claiming four spaces in a row. Bid against your friends to see if your Luck pays off!
Big Easy Busking
Celebrate Mardi Gras in this area control game for 1-5 players about being the best street musician in New Orleans. The game is played over three days, where players choose which locations to play their set of songs. If a player matches the mood of the people with the song that they're playing, they can get bonus tips!
Disney Sourcerer's Arena: Epic Alliances
Become the next Master Summoner in this Disney-themed strategic battle arena game! Recruit a fantastical battle-ready roster of Disney and Pixar heroes and villains. Once you’ve summoned your characters to battle in the Sorcerer’s Arena, strategize their every move using their unique abilities to earn the most victory points!
Smash Up: Disney Edition
In Smash Up: Disney Edition, players will choose two decks of fan favorite Disney factions and combine their powers to take over Bases, earn the most Victory Points, and win! Choose from Frozen, Big Hero 6, Wreck-It Ralph, The Lion King, Mulan, Aladdin, The Nightmare Before Christmas, and Beauty and the Beast to create the most exciting team-ups imaginable!
Holotype: Mesozoic North America
In this science-themed game, you and your opponents play teams of Paleontologists discovering dinosaur and marine reptile specimens and publishing your findings in academic journals to further the field. The player who makes the most scientific advancements wins!