The North Sea Saga series begins, historically speaking, with Shipwrights of the North Sea. Set around the year 900, this game has players building fleets of Viking ships, collecting resources and hiring craftsmen to build ships and buildings. The first player to successfully build their fourth ship ends the game, but victory goes to the player with the most points.
This game includes 10 game boards, 128 cards, 136 tokens, and comes with the Townsfolk Expansion, which adds a Townsfolk board and 5 shields. Intended for 2 to 5 players, ages 12 and up, this game takes about an hour to play. MSRP is $50.00.Renegade to Launch ‘Raiders of the North Sea’”).
This title can be played by 2 to 4 players, ages 12 and up, in about an hour to an hour and a half. MSRP is $50.00.
Explorers of the North Sea comes with 48 hex tiles, 2 starting boards, 41 tokens, 4 longships, 12 enemy ships, 28 Vikings, 20 outposts, 11 cards, and a score pad. This game supports 1 to 4 players, ages 12 and up, and plays in about 45 minutes. MSRP is $50.00.
This expansion requires at least one of the base games to play, and requires all three to use everything included. The North Sea Runesaga adds 4 clan boards, 21 runestores, 2 runestone boards, 16 Shipwrights cards, and 22 Raiders cards. 2 to 4 can play the full campaign, which takes 3 to 4 hours to complete. MSRP for the expansion is $25.00.