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Pre-Orders That Put You in Control!

Pre-Orders That Put You in Control!

Pre-order now with 10% discount on select board games


We've selected some of the most exciting pre-order titles that put you, the player, in absolute control.

Want to build your own civilization? Done.

Explore dungeons with your friends? Got it covered.

Build your own city? Not a problem. It's all available here at Rules of Play!

 europa universalis

Europa Universalis- The Price of Power [ 10% Pre-order discount ]

1 - 6 players | 90 - 300 minutes | £111.60 (includes 10% discount)

Europa Universalis is a strategy board game that gives players a full 4X game experience in a historical setting. Through strategic use of cards and careful management of resources you can expand your realm on the map board, while at the same time developing the internal machinery of the state on your player board. You must build diplomatic relations that support your ambition and you can explore far-away parts of the world. By recruiting skilled advisors and carefully investing monarch power in great ideas, province development, and long term strategies, you may well be able to outshine your historical counterparts.


 europa deluxe

Europa Universalis- The Price of Power Deluxe Edition [ 10% Pre-order discount ]

1 - 6 players | 90 - 300 minutes | £180 (includes 10% discount)

The Deluxe Edition of Europa Universalis: The Price of Power includes all 2019 Kickstarter Stretch Goals and material qualities.


 descent legends

Descent: Legends of the Dark [ 10% Pre-order discount ]

1 - 4 players | 120 - 180 minutes | £157.50 (includes 10% discount)

Forge your own legend together with friends as you adventure across the vibrant fantasy realm of Terrinoth in the co-operative dungeon-crawling board game Descent: Legends of the Dark. Powered by an integrated free companion app, Descent: Legends of the Dark puts you in the role of a budding hero with their own playstyle and abilities. Together with your unlikely companions, you'll begin an unexpected adventure — an adventure told across the sixteen quests of the "Blood and Flame" campaign.

railroad ink green

Railroad Ink Challenge - Lush Green Edition [10% Pre-order discount ]

1 - 4 players | 15 - 30 minutes | £18 (includes 10% discount)

Create placid forest landscapes and build into a beautiful arboreal paradise with the Lush Green Edition! Railroad Ink Challenge has everything you love from the original Railroad Ink games and a lot more, with an all-new focus on player interaction thanks to in-game goals! A different set of goals is available each time, so no two games will be the same! But wait, there's more! Draw unprecedented, mind-bending route configurations thanks to the new dice!

railroad yellow

Railroad Ink Challenge- Shining Yellow Edition [ 10% Pre-order discount ]

1 - 4 players | 15 - 30 minutes | £18 (includes 10% discount)

Use oases to protect your cacti from the arid desert climate in the Shining Yellow Edition! Railroad Ink Challenge has everything you love from the original Railroad Ink games and a lot more, with an all-new focus on player interaction thanks to in-game goals! A different set of goals is available each time, so no two games will be the same! But wait, there's more! Draw unprecedented, mind-bending route configurations thanks to the new dice!

suburbia 2nd ed

Suburbia 2nd Edition [ 10% Pre-order discount ]

1 - 4 players | 90 minutes | £63 (includes 10% discount)

Suburbia is a tile-laying game in which each player tries to build an economic engine and infrastructure that will be self-sufficient, and eventually become both profitable and encourage population growth. As your income increases, you'll have more cash to purchase better buildings, such as an international airport or a high rise office building. As your reputation increases, the population will grow as well


suburbia expansions

Suburbia Expansions [ 10% Pre-order discount ]

£45 (includes 10% discount)

Suburbia Expansions contains three giant expansions for Suburbia: Suburbia Inc., Suburbia 5-Star, and Suburbia Nightlife, as well as two smaller expansions: Essen and Cons.This collection includes dozens of new building tiles, borders, goals, and new mechanics, such as the turn-order-altering star track, borough-enhancing borders, bonuses, challenges, ability to have 5 players, and more!

fired up

Fired Up [ 10% Pre-order discount ]

2 - 5 players | 45 - 90 minutes | £63 (includes 10% discount)

In the near future, entertainment will have changed. It will have evolved beyond traditional sports in stadiums and into a larger than life spectacle where digital warriors will compete against one another inside the cyberspace arena in bloodless conflict sports. In this futuristic environment is where Fired Up is set. In the game the players are not the fighters! They are spectators with premium seats to the largest spectacle of all time. Their premium seats make it possible for them to influence the digital athletes in the Arena and bet on their champions in the fight.


clash of cultures monumental

Clash of Cultures: Monumental Edition [ 10% Pre-order discount ]

2 - 4 players | 180 - 240 minutes | £126 (includes 10% discount)

Clash of Cultures: Monumental Edition brings back the classic game of exploration, expansion, and development with the Clash of Cultures base game and the Civilizations and Aztecs expansion in one box! Grow your civilization, advance your culture and tech, and leave your mark by building wonders, with this edition of the game including fully-sculpted miniatures of the Seven Wonders.

And lots of other expansions to pre-order right now!
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