Year Published: 2015
Designer: Charles Ward
Publisher: EX1ST Games
Playtime: 10-20 minutes
One Sentence Synopsis: The King is Dead. Long live the King.
The monarch has died. Set forth in their final hours, their last edict decreed the selected sovereign leaders would observe three days of mourning, after which time a new ruler would emerge from among them. In Blood & Fortune, you are one such leader competing against three-five other hopefuls over the course of three game rounds. At the end, the leader who has accrued the most total influence will sit on the throne, but you must take care for every action you take to increase your own influence will also increase the renown of rival leaders. Continue reading