From a secretive underworld crime syndicate, a huge stockpile of illegal
loot is stolen. The thieves are a group from the very same organization.
However the real drama starts once the betrayal and ruthless deception
and scrambling begins, as one of the thieves attempts to take the loot
all for himself. Who will be the one to outfox their colleagues, evade
the syndicate cronies, and make a getaway with a suitcase filled with
loot? Enjoy the intense mind games played out against the backdrop of
the criminal underworld.
Comes with a multilingual rule book, including Japanese, English and German. Battle opponents regardless of the language barrier!
Cross the Mob and Betray Your Colleagues - Let the Chase Begin!
From a secretive underworld crime syndicate, a huge stockpile of illegal loot is stolen. The thieves are a group from the very same organization. However the real drama starts once the betrayal and ruthless deception and scrambling begins, as one of the thieves attempts to take the loot all for himself. Who will be the one to outfox their colleagues, evade the syndicate cronies, and make a getaway with the suitcase full of loot?
In the city, opportunity and peril await
The stage for this drama is the city, with its variety of characters and places. The forger, the facilitator, the trader, each of whom offer assistance to escaping syndicate members. The back alleys, where hearsay and rumor are exchanged. Other rogues who look to disrupt the plans of those fleeing. Syndicate cronies, cops, and of course, the Big House. Be part of the thrilling drama as the wiseguys maneuver secretly around the city, looking to make their getaway.
A dangerous presence - the undercover operative lurking in the shadows
The wiseguys filter out into the darkness of the city, but not all is necessarily as it seems. It just might be possible that an undercover operative is in their midst. The undercover operative's only objective is to arrest the wiseguy carrying the loot, and then bring down the syndicate. However, if the undercover operative's identity is revealed, there will be deadly consequences. Who's carrying the loot? Who's the undercover operative? Intense mind games go on behind each player's poker face.
A new "Scenario System", ruthlessly influencing the fates of all players
"Wiseguys" is an authentic, cinematic board game that is played in accordance
with a chosen scenario. There are seven separate and varying scenarios
available, with differing facets, including among other things lockdowns,
syndicate cronies looking to snatch fleeing wiseguys, and open investigations
by the cops. Enjoy completely differing character viewpoints in the game
depending upon the scenario used.
Included scenarios: "Beginner's luck", "Unmasking the wolf", "City-wide lockdown", "Tracking device - activated!", "Flee - or die trying", "Open investigation" and "Partners in crime".
Identity Cards: 4
Contents Cards: 4
(The Loot x 1; Fake Money x 3)
Profession Cards: 6
(Wiseguy x 5; Undercover Operative x 1)
Plane Tickets: 4
Boat Tickets: 4
Back Alley Cards: 13
Scenarios: 21 (7 varieties x 3 languages)
Original Scenario Forms: 3
Instruction Manual: 1