The Castles of Burgundy Strategy Board Game
Item Number: RV81243
Being a prince isn’t easy. If you believe the storybooks, it’s all about kissing princesses and dancing at balls. Sounds like a stroll through easy street, doesn’t it? In reality, you need to make sure your land continues to be prosperous, while you manage the kingdom’s resources. You need to oversee scientific research being done by your scholars and you even need to keep an eye on the competing princes! After all, you don’t want their kingdom outshining yours, now do you?
Well, now’s your chance to play the role of a discerning prince with this Castles of Burgundy Board Game. This game, designed by Stefan Feld, is one of Ravensburger’s many outstanding strategy games. It’s even won various awards, proving to be a true favorite among gamers. Set in 15th century France, you claim the role of an industrious noble looking to lead the kingdom to prosperity. The game plays 2 to 4 players and is intended for ages 12 and older.
The game itself comes with the main game board, individual player boards, tiles, playing pieces, dice, and instructions. Although many of the rules are quite intuitive and the player boards have helpful reminders, it will require a full playthrough to fully get the hang of the game mechanics.