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Survival Video Board Games

The Oregon Trail Video Game is Now a Tabletop Version for Families

— July 28, 2016 — Life-Stages
The Oregon Trail Card Game is a somewhat reversed conversion of the popular video game that is moving away from digital playing experiences to a tabletop version. The game offers an inclusive atmosphere for the entire family to take part in that lets players collectively find a way to survive the outdoor route-trekking experience.

The card game transitions the single player experience into a game that is geared for two to six players to join in one, and ideal for families. The premises utilizes supply cards for items such as food, water, medicine and clothing along with action cards that steer the player's progress through their trek to Beaver State.

The conversion of a video game into an offline board game speaks to consumers seeking more homespun ways to connect amongst family.
Trend Themes
1. Offline Gaming - The conversion of a video game into a tabletop version highlights the trend of offline gaming experiences.
2. Multiplayer Card Games - The Oregon Trail Card Game's transition to a multiplayer format reflects the trend of card games that can be enjoyed by multiple players.
3. Family-friendly Entertainment - The inclusive atmosphere of The Oregon Trail Card Game taps into the trend of family-friendly entertainment options.
Industry Implications
1. Video Game Development - The demand for offline board game versions of popular video games presents an opportunity for video game developers to expand their offerings.
2. Card Game Manufacturing - The rising interest in multiplayer card games like The Oregon Trail Card Game opens up a market for card game manufacturers.
3. Family Entertainment - Creating more family-focused entertainment experiences, like The Oregon Trail Card Game, can provide opportunities for companies in the family entertainment industry.
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