Unmatched Jurassic Park

Dr. Sattler vs. T. Rex


Unmatched is a fast-paced, asymmetrical miniature dueling game that allows you to choose from an ever-growing roster of legendary heroes and villains from ancient mythology, classic literature, and blockbuster movies. This is a crossover like no other with many volumes, sets, and expansions that offer a wide variety of characters and playstyles. Dr. Sattler vs. T. Rex is a battle for survival as Dr. Sattler uses her intelligence and insight to outwit the ferocious Tyrannosaurus Rex.

Unmatched: Dr. Sattler vs. T. Rex includes:

  • 2 miniature figures
  • 1 sidekick token
  • 3 health dials
  • 5 insight tokens
  • 1 gameboard
  • 63 cards
  • 1 rulebook
dr satler vs t rex cover art


One way Unmatched stands apart from other games is the dedication to art. In Dr. Sattler vs. T. Rex, the new game board is colorfully printed with easily identifiable zones for combat, and both decks feature unique, stunning, and thematic artwork for each hero. Staying true to the concept of a crossover, each individual hero and their deck feel as if they were pulled directly from their source material and placed in an arena to battle one another. Each deck is incredibly thematic, featuring special abilities and card titles that include an abundance of references that fans of each hero are sure to appreciate.

unmatched drsattlervstrex setup


In Unmatched: Dr. Sattler vs. T. Rex, the goal is to pick your favorite hero and use their unique playstyle and abilities to defeat all who oppose you. You must take two of the following actions each turn: maneuver, scheme, and attack. You may choose two different actions or the same action twice. Each card has a special effect or value, leading to exciting and unique engagements every time you play. The two maps also provide unique environments that you can use to your advantage. You can also mix and match characters and maps from other Unmatched game sets.

For the full rulebook click here.

unmatched action card


Dr. Sattler vs T. Rex can be played 1v1 and a single match takes around 20 minutes. The basic mechanics might seem complicated at first glance, but they are easy to learn once you start playing. Some heroes do have more complicated mechanics than others, so there can be a learning curve. Fortunately, every card has specific instructions written on them, but you can always turn to the included rule book and our FAQ for more clarification.

In this set, a new mechanic is introduced with the T. Rex. She is a LARGE fighter, which gives her unique rules concerning movement and attack range. Dr. Sattler has tricks of her own. She utilizes insight tokens, which do different things based on her card effects. The T. Rex may seem like an imposing and overwhelming foe compared to Dr. Sattler, but neither fighter is at a distinct disadvantage over the other. In fact, many of their cards are designed to counter each other, making for a well-balanced game.

Map: T. Rex Paddock

t rex paddock

The T. Rex paddock is based on the T. Rex escape scene from Jurassic Park. There are a total of 26 spaces, which is the smallest amount on any Unmatched game board. The small amount of spaces help the board visually seem more spacious than other two player boards; that is, until the T. Rex enters the battlefield. The low number of spaces really adds a sense of urgency when battling against the T. Rex. She can only move one space per action, but it never feels like you are at a safe distance, which is good when considering pacing. The zones make sense and give ranged heroes plenty of spaces to attack from as well.


Dr. Sattler

Underestimate these brilliant scientists at your peril. Study the quarry and gain insight against even the most ferocious foes. Your opponent never had control – that’s the illusion.

Read more about Dr. Sattler here.

T. Rex

From a time when dinosaurs ruled the earth. Watch out! She’s closer than she appears.

Read more about T. Rex here.

Final Thoughts

Dr. Sattler vs T. Rex introduces two icons of Jurassic Park. The T. Rex is a hero that is a powerful, imposing, and destructive force while Dr. Sattler introduces new levels of strategy to the game. Both playstyles are diverse yet manage to stay balanced. Both heroes are wonderfully represented thematically and manage to fit in perfectly with the ever-growing roster of Unmatched.

Jurassic Park: Dr. Sattler vs T. Rex is an excellent game on its own. Jurassic Park fans will have a blast with the art and multitude of references. Even people who simply love dinosaurs will find much to love here. When paired with the other editions, players have access to a massive variety of matchups that continue to grow with each new addition. This is an excellent addition to the Unmatched series and a must have for Unmatched enthusiasts and Jurassic Park fans alike. If you are looking to expand your collection further, check out the following sets and expansions:

Unmatched: Dr. Sattler vs T.Rex

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