These are the standard game mechanics of Cosmic Encounter.
“Encounter cards are cards that are played facedown during the Planning phase and revealed during...Encounter card
“The main players in an encounter are the offense, or the player currently taking a turn, and the...Main player
“Rewards allow a player to gain extra ships or cards. In an encounter, defensive allies can claim...Reward
“Allies are an important part of Cosmic Encounter. After the offensive player launches ships...Ally
“A colony (previously known as a base) is a group of one player's ships on a single planet. A...Colony
“A power is an ability that each alien has. Each power breaks a rule of Cosmic Encounter in a...Power
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