Apocalypse Later created by University of Edinburgh students Luise Kocaurek, Nikolay Slavov, Rishikesh Sinha, Siqi Li. The game itself has been created as an Open Educational Resource under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Number of players: 3 – 4
Age range: 12+
Duration: 20 minutes
A card game in which players cooperate to overcome challenges ranging from volcano eruptions through to a zombie apocalypse, drawing and playing cards to gain advantages and advance in the game. One character is secretly a ‘mole’, whose sole purpose is to prevent the team from winning the game! Apocalypse Later features images from Anton Koberger’s German bible(http://bit.ly/1WN7sKk), the seal of Robert the Bruce(http://bit.ly/1R6cNbw) and a decorated page from the Hours of the Blessed Virgin Mary(http://bit.ly/1QJKGVw) from the CRC image collection.
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