Dwarven Smithy (2017)

Flatworks Gaming

Game Image

2 - 4




120 min



Dwarven Smithy is 2-4 player, dwarven themed card crafting and hand/area management card game. Players work to gain gold by utilizing limited space in their workshop. Player craft items, gain special abilities and tools using a variety of resources. Players choose to draw resources and/or guild cards but the cards can also be purchase from other players or players can purchase resources from a warehouse. Use abilities to change the rules, tools to use fewer resources in making orders or sell crafted items. Special King's Items made for the King are revealed at the end of the game. There are three types of Resources (metals, gems and runes) and four types of Guild cards(Apprentices, Tools, Items and King's Items). Metals and Gems must be refined into resources before they can be used to craft orders. Guild cards are crafted on the 3rd phase of your turn and then completed onthe 2nd phase of the next turn. There are four phases of the game; Refine Resource cards, Complete Guild card, Actions (7), Draw cards. Refining turns metal and gems into refined resources. Orders crafted on the player’s previous turn are now complete and can be used. There are seven repeatable Actions in the game: Play a card, Craft a Guild card, Move or Swap a card,, Buy a card from another player, Buy a card from the warehouse, Discard a Guild card and Sell Resource cards. At the end of the player’s turn, player must draw four cards not to exceed their hand limit then turn cards placed into the market on their turn. Play continues until one Player has completed four King's Orders, or the Guild deck or Mine deck runs out and then all players get one last turn. Resources are sold from the player's market and then the King's Orders are revealed, bonus gold is given for the highest valued King‘s Item (each subtype). Count up your coins and the player with the coins at the end of the game wins.