The Valley of the Dead King


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Game Features

  • 1-7 players
  • 6 Play Styles
  • Variable game length
  • 60-180+ minutes
  • Ages 12 and up
  • Customizable difficulty
  • Over 700 hero options in the box

Players work together to power up their heroes.

Travel across a modular map earning power ups by completing quests and battling opponents of several different types. Move carefully to avoid many dangers and travel from city to city, visiting shrines and ruins along the way.


Gain power quickly, for the Dead King also moves.

If you dally, you'll begin to find your safe havens disappearing. The Dead King moves across the game board, cursing it with darkness. For each city he destroys, he gains more power.

How will your adventure play out?

No two games are ever the same. The options before you are vast, you'll find hours of enjoyment playing through all of the varied content HEXplore It has to offer.

Rule book

Our product is printed in English, but our amazing supporters have helped us translate the rule book into multiple languages.

You can find them here:


Game Play Cards

These Game Play cards describe the Game Turn sequence in HEXplore It: The Valley of the Dead King.

The turn sequence is composed of five parts:

  1. Movement Phase
  2. Skill Phase
  3. Circumstance Phase
  4. Event Phase
  5. The Dead King Phase

Click on the images for more information on each phase.


Movement & the Skill Phase Circumstances, Events & the Dead King


Can I still get the Valley of the Dead King?

Yes. We've partnered with Pledge Manager to allow you to continue the crusade against the Dead King. You'll want to hurry though, our supplies are limited which means this version of the game will only appear once!