Klicka för svenska       Caesar & Cleopatra

Distributor: Kosmos
Category: Card game
Players: 2
Play time: 00:30-00:40
Ages: 10+
Content: 50 Roman + 50 Eqyptian cards (same types of cards in the decks)
     - 37 Influence cards (2xP, 7x1,7x2, 7x3, 7x4, 7x5)
     - 13 Action cards
          (2xVeto, 2xSpy, 2xScout, 2xCastling, 1xWrath, 4xAssasination)
21 Patrician cards (5+5+5+3+3)
  8 Vote of Confidence cards (1 for each patrician + 2 orgy + 1 orgy and shuffle)
  6 Influence bonus cards (2 for each of the types of 5 patricians)
  1 Rules leaflet
Game target: Gain as much influence points as possible through playing influence cards on the different patricians and having the most influence when a vote is called upon for a certain patrician. Possible to destroy the other players game by playing one action card.
Rules: In English
Strategy: As you may choose the orders of action cards in the deck, then you should have at least one veto card pretty high up.
Comments: By Wolfgang Lüdtke 1999.

The game is very simple to learn, but seems to be quite deep in play. The design is really lovely with well drawn cards and funny names (if you have some understanding of latin....). One of the better card games I've played.

 
 
 

 
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