You can gain people, territories, goods and supporters by winning wars. To win wars, you must pay gold to raise armies. Gold can be earned by winning wars and by selling goods. All turns are taken simultaneously, and there are no restrictions on trading. At any point in the game, you may trade anythingpeople, territories, goods, supporters, gold, player powers and more.
- 275 Support cards, 100 goods tiles, 150 territories tiles, 50 bonds tiles, 150 people figures, 150 gold coins, 121 selection cards, 11 nation cards, 11 national flags, 14 war tiles, diplomacy token, market board, market board extension