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Year Published
2013
# of Players
2 − 4
User Suggested # of Players
Best with 4 players
Recommended with 2, 3, 4 players
(31 voters) [poll]
Mfg Suggested Ages
13 and up
Playing Time
120 minutes
User Suggested Ages
14 and up
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Language Dependence
Some necessary text - easily memorized or small crib sheet
(9 voters) [poll]
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City of Iron
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In City of Iron, 2-4 players compete to build up a small nation in a world of machines, magic, and money. Become the leader of one of four rival nations: the industrious humans, the toad engineers, the scholarly Cresarians, or the clever hogmen. Produce goods like machine parts and bottled demons to gain wealth, or research steam-age technology and recruit mercenaries to control the continent. If you want to establish new cities, you’ll build schooners or airships to reach faraway lands and flying islands. Your cities have limited capacity, so you’ll have to decide what to keep and what to demolish when building advanced structures. The future of a nation is in your hands. Build unbreakable foundations for an empire or disappear into the dusty pages of history.

  • Build a civilization in a Steampunk setting
  • Customize two decks of cards in a unique twist on deck-building
  • Choose your path- build a powerful economy or conquer everything in sight
  • Includes hundreds of lavishly-illustrated cards, an extra-large board, land boards, coin tokens, and more
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City of Iron
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English second edition
Publisher: Red Raven Games
Artist: Ryan Laukat
Year: 2016
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Release Date: May 2016
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City of Iron
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English first edition
Publisher: Red Raven Games
Artist: Ryan Laukat
Year: 2013
Size: Medium Square (e.g. Ticket to Ride)
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Release Date: 2013
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0 Simple guide (Dutch)
Simple guide (Dutch)to teach and play City of Iron
Dutch
2015-01-07
10 City of Iron Rulebook
English rulebook for City of Iron!
English
2014-04-29
15 City of Iron Rules Summary
Summarizes the game rules.
English
2014-03-28
6 City of Iron - german rules
Meine Übersetzung der Spielregel unter Verwendung von Grafik und Layout der englischen Originalregel. Abweichend davon ist auf Seite 3 der Regel meine Übersetzung der Familienspielregel, die in der Prototyp-Regel noch enthalten war, aufgenommen. Uploaded with kind permission of Ryan Laukat.
German
2013-06-21
1 The rules of the game in Hebrew
a new version of the rules in Hebrew זאת גירסה מתוקנת ומעודכנת של קובץ ההוראות של המשחק הכולל גם תרגום של רוב הקלפים להנאתכם
Hebrew
2013-05-21
7 Tuckboxes for City of Iron
This zip file contains 9 tuck boxes for City of Iron, in PDF format. It includes: * 4 separate boxes to contain each race's citizen and military cards (including racial special cards), plus a turn order card. * 3 separate boxes to contain the A, B, and C buildings, plus a scoring card. * A box for town cards (15 base towns plus 7 expansion towns) * A box for land tiles (4 starting tiles plus 8 explorable tiles) The card boxes are sized for sleeved cards. I measured them with Fantasy Flight purple sleeves (to fit the 59mm x 92mm Standard European size), but they may work for other sleeve brands as well. Of course, they will fit unsleeved cards too, but with lots of extra room. When printing, make sure that you print at "actual size" rather than "fit" or "scale". To view or print...
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2013-05-01
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Statistics
Board Game Rank: 567
Strategy Game Rank: 294
Num Ratings: 991
Average Rating: 7.48
Standard Deviation: 1.23
Num Views: 173872
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
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Avg. Game Weight: 3.2
Fans: 121
Personal Comments: 325
Users Owning: 1543
Users Wanting: 339
Users Trading: 57 [find trade matches]
Has Parts For Trade: 0
Want Parts In Trade: 1
Price History: View
Total Plays: 1838
Plays This Month: 28
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Wishlist 70
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What Did You Play This Week Podcast Thing Week 38!!! With Ken Grazier and Paul Grogan!!
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Episode 16:City of Iron/Blue Peg Patrick Hot Seat
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2014-02-10
TDT - Episode # 306 - Hybrid Games
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