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  • Description
    Welcome to the Bazaar of Istanbul!
    Hustle and bustle in the bazaar district of Istanbul: merchants and their assistants are hurrying through the narrow alleys attempting to be more successful than their competitors. Good organization is key: wheelbarrows have to be filled with goods at the warehouses and then swiftly transported by the assistants to the various destinations. The goal of the merchants is to be the first to collect a certain amount of rubies.
    You are leading a merchant and four assistants through the 16 Places of the bazaar. At each Place, you can carry out a specific action. The challenge is that, to carry out an action at any of those Places, your merchant needs the help of an assistant and has to leave him behind. To use that assistant again later, your merchant has to come back to that Place and pick him up. So plan ahead carefully to avoid being left with no assistants and thus unable to do anything …
    2-5 players
    Ages 10+
    40-60 minutes playtime
    16 Place tiles
    5 Wheelbarrows
    15 Wheelbarrow extensions
    26 Bonus cards
    16 Mosque tiles
    10 Demand tiles
    12 Gold coins
    15 Silver coins
    30 Copper coins
    1 Starting player marker
    5 Merchants
    25 Assistants
    5 Family members
    20 Good indicators
    4 Mail indicators
    1 Governor
    1 Smuggler
    2 six-sided dice
    32 Rubies
    5 Overviews
    7 Stickers
    1 Rulebook
  • Details
    Time: 50 minutes
    Designer: Rudiger Dorn
    PrimaryName: Istanbul
    Players: 2 - 5
    Year: 2014
    Artist: Andreas Resch
    Product Title: Istanbul
    Ages: 10 and up
    Publisher: Pegasus Spiele