Tea TraderDesigned by: Doug Badzik
Tea Trader is a game for 2 to 6 players where opponents take on the role of 19th century maritime merchants with one of the European east India trading companies buying and selling tea in search of profit. Player will visit auction houses at 4 different ports along the rim of the Indian Ocean where they will pit their skill and guile against each other. Each port will present new challenges as players navigate the nuances of 9 interchangeable types of auctions. This underfunded contest forces tough decisions of selling off valued cargo in exchange for financing future gains as adversaries attempt to corner the market on 8 types of tea and return to their harbors of origin with the most wealth.