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
“A power is an ability that each alien has. Each power breaks a rule of Cosmic Encounter in a...Power
“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
“The Destiny deck is used during the Destiny phase to determine which player will be the defense...Destiny deck
“A colony (previously known as a base) is a group of one player's ships on a single planet. A...Colony
“Allies are an important part of Cosmic Encounter. After the offensive player launches ships...Ally
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