The empire is crumbling
The empire is crumbling. The king maintains his rule with brutal force while the queen leads a rebellion to overthrow him. The princess has disavowed both of her parents and now leads the church. As members of a secret society, you hold sway over the empire, but your job is not to set it right. You just want to be on the winning side when the fighting finally ends. By weaving Machiavellian alliances and determining the outcome of crucial battles, youll accrue influence for when the war resolves. In the end, the king, the queen, or the princess may wear the crown, but you will rule from the Shadow Throne in this fast-paced drafting game of Machiavellian intrigue.