Heads of State
Average rating 5.80 BGG average rating 6.14
Last played 24-Oct-2008 Players 2 - 5
Total plays 1 Designer Peter Hawes
Weight 1 Year 2008
Playing Time 120 mins BGG Entry BoardGameGeek

Player # plays # wins Average rating Last played
Andy 1 0 4.00 24-Oct-2008
Boog 1 0 6.00 24-Oct-2008
Oggie 1 0 7.00 24-Oct-2008
Paul 1 1 6.00 24-Oct-2008
Simon Kennerley 1 0 6.00 24-Oct-2008

A board game with nobles rising to power in the Provinces and the Royal courts of 16th-18th century Europe. There is a hierarchy of nobles and players compete to get the best nobles in each area to gain control of countries.br/br/Players collect sets of cards - like Gold, Troops, Dueling Skills, Titles, Castles, Bishop - to raise nobles in four European countries: England, France, Spain and the German States.br/br/There are different paths to victory: getting the first noble in as many provinces as possible, dominating a country, having a noble in every province and capital of a country, getting the full set of 7 different nobles first and having the most of each rank of noble at the end of the game.br/br/Treachery cards are played to remove opponent's nobles and replace them with your own line of nobles: methods include- the guillotine, Spanish Inquisition, the axeman, the gallows and assassinations.br/br/