Z-Man Games Previews History of the World

Z-Man Games is coming out with an updated version of the classic, History of the World (the board game, not the movie. Though that’d be something to see…). Some of you out there have old copies on your shelves. So you may be thinking, “ok, so what’s so updated about it?” I’m glad you’ve asked, and so is Z-Man. They’ve posted an article looking at some of the things that’ve been changed.
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Z-Man Games Talks With Original Designers of History of the World

The study of how history changes over time is called Historiography. Yes, history can and very often does change over time. As new evidence and sources come out, and more analysis is done on the subject, things we thought were one way can very much prove to be another. So, as Z-Man interviewed the original creators of History of the World, they talk about how things have changed with the game over time. It’s all rather meta, considering the subject of the game. Anyway, check it out.
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Z-Man Games Announces New Edition of History of the World

Z-Man Games has another updated version of a game they’re working on. This time around, it’s History of the World. So, in a way, they’re rewriting history…
If you’ve ever wanted to be in charge of a civilization and see it through the dawn of time all the way to the 20th century, conquering all you can as you go along, this is the game for you. It’s getting new art, updated components, and a bit of a tune-up.
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