Carcassonne Expansion 8: Bridges, Castles and Bazaars
- Players: 2-6
- Playing Time: 45 Minutes
- Age: 7+
- Mechanisms: Area Control / Area Influence, Auction/Bidding, Tile Placement
- Designer: Klaus-Jürgen Wrede
- Contents: 12 Land Tiles, 12 Castle Tiles, 12 Wooden Bridges
12 new land tiles expand the world of Carcassonne even further.
Placing the new bazaar tile allows you to host an auction, giving you the chance to spend your earned points to buy advantageous tiles. The player willing to bid the highest will get first choice of tiles to then place and score.
Small cities will score you a few points, but the new castle tile can transform the city and give you a chance to score even more points. As the area around the castle develops, the next feature to be finished and score will give you points as well because of the castle tile. Will you build the castle and take the gamble to score more?
Dead ends aren’t a problem anymore! Travel the long road, crossing bridges into new lands. With 12 wooden bridge tokens, players can easily continue a blocked road with a bridge piece. Follow the new connected roadway to score.