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PAX 2016: ‘Evolution’ Hops from Board Game to iPad

Evolution is a physical board game with a pretty fascinating mechanic: You’re doing everything you can with the cards you’re dealt to evolve a superior life form to take over the local watering hole. We get a demo of how all the mechanics work, and like most board games, it’s delightfully complicated. Things get a bit simpler in the iPad version, as all the fiddly little pieces and cards are handled automatically:

Like a lot of new board games, it’s the product of a Kickstarter, and this iPad version is coming soon. If this looks like something you want to play now, well, you can always grab the physical version of the game. Otherwise, stay tuned for it to hit the iPad.