THE TEA DRAGON SOCIETY CARD GAME Has Been Nominated for an Origins Award
Oni Press has a great comic book which has been turned into a pretty cool card game, and The Tea Dragon Society Card Game gets an award nomination.
The Tea Dragon Society Card Game Nominated for Best Family Game!
The Tea Dragon Society Card Game
Discover the ancient art form of Tea Dragon caretaking within this enchanting world of friendship and fantasy. Create a bond between yourself and your Tea Dragon that grows as you progress through the seasons creating memories to share forever.
Each player’s deck represents their own Tea Dragon. From turn to turn, players will choose to draw a card, triggering effects and strengthening their position, or buy a card, improving their deck or scoring points.
The game takes place over four seasons, starting in spring and ending in winter. At the end of winter, the player who has the most points is the winner.
Oni Games and Renegade Game Studios are proud to announce The Tea Dragon Society Card Game has been nominated for an Origins Award for Best Family Game! The Academy of Adventure Gaming Arts and Design presents the Origins Awards to companies for outstanding games in the hobby industry.
Based on the Eisner Award-winning graphic novel, The Tea Dragon Society Card Game is a light deckbuilding game designed by Steve Ellis and Tyler Tinsley and beautifully illustrated by Katie O’Neill. This story-driven game is recommended for those seeking an introduction to deckbuilding or a peaceful and friendly game with little to no gamer conflict. With quick-start rules shown in comic form and a thirty-minute playtime for two-to-four players, The Tea Dragon Society Card Game is perfect for kids, families, and new gamers.
“It’s an honor to have a hand in helping introduce the delightful world Katie created to the gaming community through Steve and Tyler’s brilliant design of The Tea Dragon Society Card Game,” said Scott Gaeta of Renegade Game Studios. “Their work brings families together around the gaming table, and I’m thrilled that they’re being recognized with this nomination.”
“I’m so thrilled that Steve, Tyler, and the team at Renegade have received this recognition for their hard work, skill, and passion in developing The Tea Dragon Society Card Game,” said Katie O’Neill. “It’s a huge honour to see my world and characters expanded in such a thoughtful and joyful way.”
“Working within the world created by Katie O’Neill was fantastic,” said Steve Ellis. “Tyler and I let Katie’s light fantasy world guide us through the design process and it’s nice to see the game recognized for what it is—a light family game that’s as much about the journey as the end game score. Thanks to the Academy of Adventure Gaming Arts and Design for recognizing our creation.”
Keep an eye out for The Aquicorn Cove Board Game, the next family game based on Katie O’Neill’s stunning graphic novels, coming from Oni Games and Renegade Game Studios in fall 2019. The Aquicorn Cove Board Gameencourages players to dive into a magical underwater conservation adventure. Follow Oni Press and join the Renegade Society to be the first to find out more about The Aquicorn Cove Board Game!