Amun-Re sets players in the heart of ancient Egypt, where as leaders of royal families, they strive to build the grandest pyramids along the Nile. This game is a journey through the rich tapestry of Egyptian culture, blending strategic building with reverence to the gods.

Gameplay Overview

  • Province Acquisition: Players must acquire provinces to trade and farm.
  • Pyramid Building: Use profits to buy new provinces and stones for pyramid construction.
  • Strategic Resource Management: Balancing power cards and resources is key.

Special Features

  • Cultural Immersion: The game immerses players in ancient Egyptian culture.
  • Offerings to Amun-Re: Making sacrifices to the god Amun-Re influences gameplay.
  • Competitive Pyramid Construction: The goal is to build the most and grandest pyramids.


Amun-Re offers a unique blend of strategy, resource management, and cultural exploration. It's perfect for players who enjoy historical themes and the challenge of balancing multiple aspects of empire-building.

Nominated for 6 awards and won 1.

  • 3 - 5 Players
  • 90 Minutes
  • 12+ years old
  • Medium difficulty

We like Amun-Re so much that we recommend it in the following board game recommendation lists 2024

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