Scythe: It’s a long, usually wooden stick with a sharp blade…. oh… not that scythe, we’re talking about the board game. My mistake.
Here’s my one sentence description of this game that I first came up with when I was a guest on the Playing Rough Podcast, and then I’ll work on fleshing it out a bit.
“Scythe is an, action selection, resource gathering, engine building, economic experience that is cleverly disguised as a territory control game.”