- Players: 2-4
- Playing Time: 60-90 Minutes
- Age: 14+
- Mechanisms: Area Control / Area Influence, Grid Movement, Hand Management, Modular Board, Route/Network Building
- Designer: Sébastien Dujardin
- Contents: 4 small player boards, 96 building cards, 100 wooden Buildings (25 per player): 7 wooden Temples in a neutral color, 7 two-sided Continent tiles, Gold coins (63 ones, 12 fives, 9 tens), Victory Point tokens (24 ones, 9 threes, 9 fives, 17 tens), 80 resources: wood (20), stone (20), clay (20), wheat (20), 1 First Player card
As the leader of an ancient civilization, explore unknown lands in order to develop your empire. Found new cities and construct buildings in order to exploit natural resources, establish trade routes. Set out to conquer barbarian villages or increase your scientific knowledge.
Don’t forget to maintain good standing with the Gods!
Pay tribute to them by making offerings and by building fabulous temples.