D-Day Dice 2nd Edition is a cooperative board game designed by Emmanuel Aquin and published by Word Forge Games. It is a thematic game that simulates the experience of soldiers landing on the beaches of Normandy during the D-Day invasion in World War II.
In D-Day Dice 2nd Edition, players take on the roles of Allied soldiers attempting to complete various missions and objectives while facing the challenges and dangers of the battlefield. The game features custom dice and card-based mechanics.
The game board represents the different sectors of the Normandy beachhead, with each sector offering different obstacles and enemy forces to overcome. Players roll dice to perform actions such as advancing, attacking, searching for equipment, and managing their morale. The dice results determine the success or failure of these actions.
As players progress through the game, they face enemy fire, encounter hazards, and engage in combat with German forces. The game includes a variety of enemy units, each with their own abilities and challenges. Players must strategically manage their resources, make tough decisions, and work together to overcome the obstacles and complete their objectives.
D-Day Dice 2nd Edition incorporates a campaign system where players can advance through multiple scenarios and missions, gaining experience and equipment along the way. The game also includes different difficulty levels and adjustable rules, allowing players to customize the level of challenge to their preference.
The 2nd Edition of D-Day Dice features updated components, revised rules, and improved gameplay based on player feedback from the original edition.
D-Day Dice 2nd Edition provides a challenging and immersive cooperative experience, capturing the tension and difficulties faced by soldiers during the D-Day invasion. It offers a combination of strategy, luck, and teamwork, making it suitable for both fans of historical war games and cooperative board game enthusiasts.