In the Alchemist Contest players brew potions and secretly represent a school preferring a certain ingredient which they try to use as often as possible. The Display containing ingredients, schools, screens etc is prepared according to the number of players in the game. In his turn a player can design a new recipe oder copy an already existing recipe, both by placing ingredients into the compendium, or he can pass. According to the result the player receives ingredients from the open stock or from the bag. In the final scoring the representative of the school whose ingredients are lowest in the stock receives a bonus, the player with the highest total score wins.


Placement and collecting game * 2-5 players from age 10 * Author: Carlo A. Rossi * Illustration: Volkan Baga * ca. 50 minutes * 7610, Amigo, Germany, 2007 *** Amigo Spiel + Freizeit *