These are the standard game mechanics of Cosmic Encounter.
“The Destiny deck is used during the Destiny phase to determine which player will be the defense...Destiny deck
“The main players in an encounter are the offense, or the player currently taking a turn, and the...Main player
“Encounter cards are cards that are played facedown during the Planning phase and revealed during...Encounter card
“Rewards allow a player to gain extra ships or cards. In an encounter, defensive allies can claim...Reward
“Technology cards are a new variant in the FFG edition. To play with technology, shuffle the...Technology
“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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