Azul **In-Store Only**

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Article code 826956610106
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Designer Michael Kiesling
Year 2017
Number of Players 2-4
Time 30-45 min
Ages 8+
Mechanics Drafting, Pattern Building, Set Collection, Tile Placement
Theme Art, Architecture

Please note that this item is available for sale in person only. We will not be accepting online orders at this time.  Currently at the lowest tier of our Employee Pricing program at a price to low to post online. Text us for up to date pricing during regular business hours at 866 379 1055.

Azul was designed by the world famous, award winning game author Michael Kiesling. Azul captures the beautiful aesthetics of Moorish art in a contemporary board game. Players compete as artisans decorating the walls of the Royal Palace of Evora. By carefully drafting the correct quantity and style of tiles, the most clever of artisans plan ahead to maximize the beauty of their work (not to mention their scores!) while ensuring they wasted no supplies in the process.

Introduced by the Moors, azulejos (originally white and blue ceramic tiles) were fully embraced by the Portuguese, when their King Manuel I, on a visit to the Alhambra palace in Southern Spain, was mesmerized by the stunning beauty of the Moorish decorative tiles. The king, awestruck by the interior beauty of the Alhambra, immediately ordered that his own palace in Portugal be decorated with similar wall tiles.

Azul is suited for 2-4 artisans, ages 8+. While the actual decoration of the Royal Palace of Evora took many years, we expect a game of Azul to last 30-40 minutes.

Contents:

100 Resin Tiles
4 Player boards
9 Factory displays
4 Scoring markers
1 Starting player marker
1 Linen bag
1 Rulebook

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This item is available in-store only and can not be ordered online for shipping or in store pick up. There are no holds or layaways for in-store only items.