Overview and components

The board game has player boards, meeples, dice, cards and a sextant first player token. As the game has educational purposes as well, a lot of the sections of the board have been simplified and pragmatically positioned as to reflect the right context of astronomy.

The board has an overview of the three turn phases, a star map, a map of planet Earth, an observation section where the observation cards are laid out spread over four different lunar phases.

The last section plays out the end game of the space race, covering the techniques mastered to attain a journey to the Moon. A lunar space travel track is followed by the challenge card slots where the difficulties are uncovered to be tackled.