Games with Area Enclosure Game Mechanic – The Game Steward

Games with Area Enclosure Game Mechanic

In Area Enclosure games, players place or move pieces in order to surround as much area as possible with their pieces. The oldest and most famous Area Enclosure game is of courseย Go, but many newer examples also exist.

Area Enclosure is different thanย Area Control / Area Influenceย because players actually create the areas on a gridded board during the course of play, whereas inย Area Control / Area Influenceย the actual areas are pre-existing and players are merely battling to see who can control the most of them.