Mayfair Games

Choose from a large selection of top-selling games from Mayfair Games, which publishes a wide variety of strategy games, card games, dice games, role-playing games, collectible card games, and more.

  • AmazonasAmazonas External Link
    It's the 19th Century, and you have come to the lush tropical jungles of the Amazon in search of rare plants and animals. You must explore the twisting paths and waterways, leading your expedition from one village to another. Each village offers an opportunity to establish a new outpost. But beware -- the Amazon is not for the timid!
  • Asgard's ChosenAsgard's Chosen
    It is the end of the Bronze Age! A new era begins. Only recently have you discovered how to extract iron from the ore in the peat bogs, and it is best to use your new discovery before others use it against you. As a Teutonic lord your duty is to ensure your family line is preserved and that your land prospers and grows. Of course, every other lord seems to be thinking the same thing. The gods' grant favors both to control creatures and to aid your goals. Make the proper sacrifices to them to appease their whims and Valhalla could be your reward!
  • Australian RailsAustralian Rails
    Rail fans can experience the thrills of owning, building, and operating railroads in the land down under! Explore the outback, build your rail empire across mountains and deserts to build a fortune. But beware dangerous sandstorms and flooding rivers as you stretch your rails across this vast continent! Australia Rails is part of the award-winning Empire builder series of games, but is a complete stand-alone adventure in the world of railroading. Since you decide which cities to connect and where your routes will go, you alone decide the course of railroading history.
  • Candamir: The First SettlersCandamir: The First Settlers
    Despite the perils of your journey, and the loss of all you own: you are a settler of Catan! Now your goal is to put a roof over your head, raise sheep, and sow your fields. As you trade with fellow settlers you'll see your dream become reality! Starting with nothing more than your own two hands, you learn skills and create new adventures along the way. Hunting bears and wolves? Building trunks and furniture? Working hides and skins? Not a problem for you! Each experience gives you a skill or product to trade as you build your new home and life in Candamir.
  • Catan: Cities & KnightsCatan: Cities & Knights
    In The Cities & Knights Catan Game Expansion you engage in the defense of Catan and compete to build the three great metropolises of Catan. Each of these magnificent centers are even more valuable than cities and are safe from the dangerous Wild Barbarians. You must invest in city improvements, which you acquire using commodities of trade: coin, paper, and cloth. If you improve your culture, muster your knights, and enrich your cities, you will be the master of the great realm of Catan!
  • Catan: Settlers Of America - Trails To RailsCatan: Settlers Of America - Trails To Rails
    The 19th Century has arrived and America is heading west. Settlers form wagon trains and create long trails as they leave the east behind. Their goal as they strike out towards the fertile land of the vast prairies is to grow crops and claim grazing lands for their hungry herds of cattle. As more people head west, new cities pop up. But the vast distances between them require a new form of transportation for vital goods...the railroads!In Settlers of America: Trails to Rails, you'll experience the pioneer days of the old west! A large and beautiful map of the United States utilizes the simple yet fun Catan hex-tile system of play. Players collect and trade resources in order to purchase and move settlers, build cities, lay rails, and acquire and move trains. Rail links allow them to acquire gold, which allows them to buy resources and use other player's rails. Fulfill your manifest destiny by being the first to use your trains to deliver 8 goods to your opponent's cities and win the game!
  • China RailsChina Rails
    A part of the Empire Builder Series, China Rails offers the adventure of railway networking, on a geographically accurate map! Conquer the obstacles of both man-made and natural disasters, as you connect railroad trade routes across the vast country of China. Your goal is to deliver goods and people from one city to another, trying to accrue as much revenue as possible. Only the player that can build the most efficient network will become the "Minister of Railroads."
  • Dos Rios (Valley of Two Rivers)Dos Rios (Valley of Two Rivers) External Link
    Two mighty rivers wind their way down from the mountains. The fields through which they flow are fruitful, bringing wealth to their owners. Harvest fields with campesinos, gathering riches to build homes and create a prosperous estate. The rivers are the life blood of the land. With skillful placement of dams, you can alter the course of the rivers and bring prosperity to your land. That which was dry will now produce, that which was productive may now be barren. The one who best controls the rivers will control the valley, for the flow of the river carries fortune's tide.
  • Elasund - The First CityElasund - The First City
    Elasund? the little settlement on the coast? Well, those days are long gone. Elasund is growing rapidly and Catanians are streaming into the city, eager to make a fortune! You are appointed to help the city develop, so you hire workers and acquire building materials. Limited resources early on will limit players to a few small buildings. Your influential connections will provide you with all the necessary building permits. Once buildings are constructed, they can generate either gold or influence for you. Soon enough you may become involved in grander projects, such as building the church or the city walls.
  • Empire BuilderEmpire Builder
    In Empire Builder players can rediscover a modern American classic that celebrates one of America's greatest loves - railroads. Use your initial investment to build tracks, pick up commodities (mined or manufactured), and deliver them where there's a demand. When you complete a delivery, you make the money you need to buy larger, faster trains and expand your railroad empire. Win the game by building the most effective railroad empire! With over a million variations, Empire Builder never grows old. Capture the entrepreneurial spirit of America and learn geography while you play.
  • EntdeckerEntdecker External Link
    Land Ho! After your journey through chartless seas, a crewman has sighted land! But how much land? How many islands? Will there be pirates? or gold? Will you or your foes succeed in harvesting the fruits of this rich, jungle paradise? Resources are limited so the placement of settlements, forts, and scouts combined with the careful selection of routes will determine if your paths lead to glory! Will your courage hold long enough to secure fame and wealth through exploration and discovery? Unique land-sea tiles make every game of Entdecker a completely new experience.
  • Family BusinessFamily Business
    Family Business is a fast and furious card game, where players assume the roles of mob families. The goal is to be the last family standing. You and your fellow mobsters will battle it out on the mean streets, using a combination of mobster cards, attack cards, rescue cards, and counter cards. As family members are placed on the "hit list," they can either seek "police protection", use "family influence", take it "on the lam", do a "pay off," and more! Family Business takes players to a new level of backstabbing and retaliation!
  • FarfaliaFarfalia
    This a trick-taking card game, with the natural enthusiast in mind! As research in the biological science requires a careful eye and meticulous thought, so does this card game - as only one specimen may be removed from the collection. A fun and suitable card game for both kids and adults!
  • Global MogulGlobal Mogul
    Welcome to the heady days of global finance! Money and deals are flowing like water. From sparse beginnings build your empire across the globe, sending agents far and wide as you expend capital and gain access to valuable resources needed to fulfill lucrative contracts. Struggle to dominate world markets and control resources regionally. Expand your interests, and acquire companies that provide an edge on the competition and more efficient use of resources.
  • Hey! That's My Fish!Hey! That's My Fish!
    Hey! That's My Fish! is an engaging, award-winning board game of strategic fish hunting, in which 2-4 players control determined penguins hungry for their next meal on a bustling Antarctic ice floe. Hey! That's My Fish! is highly suitable for families and strategy gamers. At the pole your penguins are jumping from ice floe to ice floe hunting fish, they're also trying to block other penguins and secure the best fishing grounds for themselves. The penguin colony that catches the most fish by the end of the game wins.
  • La Strada (Which Road Leads To Riches?)La Strada (Which Road Leads To Riches?) External Link
    As the proud owner of a northern Italian trading company, you must dispatch carts and wagons to find new customers for your goods. But times are hard and competition is fierce. Establish new markets by creating unique routes that bypass your competitors. Naturally, the larger towns are more lucrative, but profits will be greatest where you can keep the market to yourself. Competition will only hurt sales, so even a small village can be a valuable destination. A monopoly, however modest, is still sweet. Find the best way to reach your goals and bar your opponents from success by building a trade network across the variable board. Your opponents will quickly claim their routes, so plan your strategy with care!
  • Nuns On The RunNuns On The Run
    Explore the exciting nocturnal world of a grand abbey filled with intrigue and deception in Nuns on the Run. Players take on the role of a simple novice, the old abbess, or the noble prioress. The novices sneak out at night to explore the grand abbey seeking keys and treasures in order to fulfill their "secret wish". Meanwhile, the ever vigilant abbess and prioress stalk the halls looking for misbehaving novices who should be fast asleep in their cells. A novice can win if she finds her "secret wish" and returns to her cell without being detected. The abbess and prioress win if they catch a certain number of novices. Are you wily and sneaky enough to fulfill your quest and win the night?
  • OceaniaOceania External Link
    Experience the fascination of exploring unknown island worlds. Each game unfolds a completely unique seascape so that every game of Oceania is different! In the game variant for two players you aim to win against your fellow player by claiming the biggest islands. In the solo game variant you are your own opponent! The bigger the islands the more points you will receive. So each game presents a challenge to beat your own record.
  • Power LunchPower Lunch External Link
    Do lunch Washington-style in this game of fast food and fast fun. Players are dealt cards featuring familiar personalities and explain how their celebrities would meet over lunch to make deals, talk shop and gossip. Score the most points by seating the celebs at the tables on the board while avoiding scandal. Players can meld cards to earn points in two ways. First, in a traditional rummy/canasta fashion with three or more of a kind or a consecutive run of three or more of a suit. Second, by convincing the majority of players that three or more personalities would go to a "Power Lunch" and make deals, talk shop, gossip, or participate in any other convincing "Power Lunch" activity.
  • Settlers Of The Stone AgeSettlers Of The Stone Age
    In this exciting game of migration and development, players travel back to the dawn of mankind. The cradle of modern humans was located in Africa, and the first branches of this family began a journey that spanned thousands of years, eventually leading them to Australia and America. Players guide the journey of one of those branches, striving to spread their people over the whole world. The player that is able to obtain the most raw materials, settle in the most productive lands, and penetrate the farthest into Australia and America, will end up on top.
  • The Downfall of PompeiiThe Downfall of Pompeii
    In the year 79 A.D., the beautiful city of Pompeii sits at the foot of Mount Vesuvius. For years, the lovely town has attracted the best of Rome's citizens, and it is famous for both its businesses and luxuries. But a terrible secret lies deep beneath the slopes of the mighty mountain. A secret that will unleash unspeakable horrors! Now you must struggle to escape the doomed city, rushing to avoid the constant streams of lave that threaten to engulf your people! Will you be able to save them all? The player with the most survivors will be the winner!

Last Update: September 12th, 2012