The Doge Is Having a Ball, and You're Invited. But Who Can You Trust?
Hire Palace Workers. Influence the Kingdom. Plot Within the Palace.
A masked ball is the perfect occasion to gain influence and rise through the political ranks. Your family has done the hard work, but there are others who want to take your place at the Doge's side. Through a series of dances, you'll have the opportunity to scheme your way to influence over five different Factions. Play Plot cards to gain Ducats and earn the favor of the various Factions, or spend money to influence different workers around the palace to do your bidding. It will require careful planning to prove that your family is the most powerful in the kingdom. Will you have the wits, cunning, and luck to come out ahead?
- Guards, Courtesans, Traders, even Assassins can be convinced to do your bidding for a price. Gaining control of Influence cards can greatly effect the outcome of a dance, earning you big rewards!
- Keep track of your influence over the five different Factions with unique scoring cards. The first to influence all the different Factions or gain four influence over one Faction wins the game.
- The play area forms the beautiful arcades of the Doge's palace. This is where you'll play your cards to plot and influence your political future.
What's in the box:
- 1 First Player Card.
- 16 Arcade Cards.
- 4 Family Cards.
- 20 Faction Cards.
- 18 Influence Cards.
- 1 Cloth Bag.
- 36 Ducat Tokens.
- 15 Faction Seal Tokens.
- 1 Rulebook
No. Players 2 - 4
Time 45 mins