Firefly Adventures: Brigands and Browncoats board game
Gale Force Nine returns to the ‘Verse with Firefly Adventures: Brigands & Browncoats, a new cooperative game for 1 to 5 players. Play as the crew of Serenity and use a bit of fast-talking, a dash of technical know-how, a bit of misbehaving and a heaping helping of Thrilling Heroics to make sure the job gets done and you get paid!
Firefly: Adventures is a cooperative, mission based, skirmish-level game where the players use the different skills and abilities of Malcolm, Zoë, Jayne, Kaylee and Wash to succeed. The game contains two distinct miniature game pieces for each crew member, one in Casual relaxed pose, the other in a Heroic action pose. Crew may choose to Act Casual or Act Heroic and each pose has a unique set of actions that the Crew can perform on their turn, but be warned – while no one’s gonna pay much mind to someone with a casual demeanor, acting all heroic is sure to attract unwanted attention.
When you and the Crew get to work, a Job Briefing will tell you all you need to know; what your Crew needs to accomplish, how they might succeed and how long they have to get it done. Some Jobs are easier and faster, some are longer and more involved. What type of Job you want to tackle is up to you. You can work a single Job, or a series of Jobs, using the Credits you earn from one Job to equip the Crew for the next Job.
Working a Job is never easy, there’s always some manner of malcontents standing in your way. You and the Crew are sure to run afoul of hired Goons, whether it’s a posse of unruly Cowboys or a gang of Eavesdown Docks Thugs. Depending on the circumstances, you may be able to talk your way out of trouble or distract them with some technical know-what. If not, then the situation may require a bit of violence! Brigands & Browncoats includes ten unique detailed Goon game pieces; five Cowboys and five Thugs.
The setting for Brigands & Browncoats is the rough-and-tumble Eavesdown Docks on Persephone. The game includes unique double-side map tiles and a collection of 3D buildings to create the world for your games. Take cover around the corner of a container building to avoid a hail of incoming fire or squeeze down a narrow alleyway to avoid wary Goons. Will the Crew be able to break into the secure building and get out with the loot in time?
Firefly Adventures: Brigands and Browncoats contains everything you need to play, 20 unique miniatures, equipment cards, hero cards, goon cards, skill test cards, map tiles, 3D building terrain and dice. In the future, the ‘Verse will continue to grow expanding your Crew with some notable passengers and persons while facing off against new opponents standing between you and yours.