Posted: 10 weeks ago, last updated 9 weeks ago.
Play involves performing actions to erect factories, build fleets, and deploy armies in the countries you control. You can move your forces around the map to gain geographical advantage or engage other nations (Austria-Hungary, Italy, France, Great Britain, the German Empire, and Russia) in combat. As you make decisions you work to expand your territory, wage war, levy taxes and collect the proceeds.
Unlike other war games the focus is not on combat strategy but on the real power at work here, commerce. Reflecting this, there are no dice to roll to see outcomes. Instead, the player with the most capital and influence controls the outcome. It creates a shifting cycle of strategic alliances and conflicts with the aim of generating wealth for those involved.
The result is a varied strategy game without the luck of dice or cards. By combining aspects of Risk and Monopoly it deftly uncovers the motivations and decisions that arise when money and wealth are in control of politics.
Play Time: This game will take between 2 hours and 3 hours to complete.
- New wooden pieces
- Swiss Bank
- More neutral territory, generating higher taxation
- Control canals (Panama and Suez).
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