2-4 players, age 12+, 60-90 minutes
by WizKids, Z-Man Games
1950/1960: The space race is in full swing! The techniques to supply and sustain astronauts and machines, optimisation of launch conditions, and construction of space vehicles are all making great progress. All this to explore the sheer vastness of space.
But in Lift Off, not only are two superpowers competing for the most glorious milestones of space travel, no, we players are also very involved. In this game, we each play a private space agency that wants to develop in their own areas of expertise. We must hire specialists, improve our rockets, and expand our capabilities because soon we will have to decide which mission we want to carry out and what we want to bring into space. Only those who plan ahead and properly manage the resources available will win this race to the stars...