All actions for worker placement are found on the board. Each action has 1 or 2 action spaces. The actions are summarized below. Additionally, each action has an extra benefit if you use a strength-4 worker ().

EXPLORE: Move the QueenShip, place a resource token from the supply, then gain the planet benefit.

ADVANCE: Add a farm, recruit, or development tile to your hive.

GROW: Gain new workers or gain a frame to increase the size of your hive.

RESEARCH: Gain a seed card.

CONVERT: Pay resources from your hive to gain resources from the general supply.

CARVE: Add a carving tile to your hive for an endgame scoring benefit