Road To Enlightenment

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Play as one of the great monarchs from 17th and early 18th century Europe representing one of the seven top powers of the era: Austria, England, France, Poland, Russia, Spain, or Sweden.
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Designer Dirk Knemeyer
Year 2012
Number of Players 2-7 Players
Time 150-180 Minutes
Ages 12+
Mechanics Auction/Bidding, Card Drafting, Hand Management
Theme Age of Reason, Bluffing, Civilization, Economic, Educational, Negotiation

Road to Enlightenment gives players control of great scientists, artists, philosophers, religious leaders, politicians, and military leaders, bringing them uniquely and individually to life. You play as one of the great monarchs from 17th and early 18th century Europe representing one of the seven top powers of the era: Austria, England, France, Poland, Russia, Spain, or Sweden. Your objective is to be recognized as the most prestigious monarch by producing the most admired art and culture, lead the continent in scientific innovations, spread or resist the spread of Catholicism, and attempt military expansion beyond your historical borders. All of this is accomplished by marshaling 134 historical "luminaries" important historical figures covering every relevant domain of human achievement during the period.