Small World is a board game designed by Philippe Keyaerts, released by Days of Wonder. It received GAMES magazine’s award for Best New Game of 2010. Several players have at the club have now started playing this popular board game. Boardgamegeek reviews it well: Small World is inhabited by a zany cast of characters such as dwarves, wizards, amazons, giants, orcs, and even humans, who use their troops to occupy territory and conquer adjacent lands in order to push the other races off the face of the earth.
Picking the right combination from the 14 different fantasy races and 20 unique special powers, players rush to expand their empires – often at the expense of weaker neighbors. Yet they must also know when to push their own over-extended civilization into decline and ride a new one to victory!