As a wise medieval ruler, you know that crafts are the key to a thriving city. The more your craftsmen work, the richer you become. Your task is to ensure that this process never stops, because all goods are interconnected.
In Artificium, your goal is to build the most efficient production chains and, if possible, hinder your opponents from doing the same. You'll need to carefully manage your resources, visit the market to manipulate your hand of cards, and play Building and Action cards to maximize your points. Recruit the realm's knights and wizards to aid your cause, and raise your empire to greatness in every game of Artificium!
20 Action cards. These cards let you perform actions but do not give any victory points ,
88 Building cards. These cards produce Resources and transform one type of Resource into another; they also give you victory points ,
6 Resource boards. These boards are used to keep track of each player’s game Resources ,
100 Resource tokens. Depending how they are positioned on a player’s Resource board, these tokens represent Wheat, Coal, Metal, etc. The tokens also serve as Coins if they are placed next to the player’s Resource board ,
1 Score board. This board tracks players’ victory points and is a centre of attention during the game! ,
6 Player markers (in different colors). These markers are used to identify players and track their scores on the Score board ,
1 First Player marker. This marker identifies the first player for the current turn ,
1 Turn marker. This marker indicates the current turn. The game lasts for 4 turns ,
8 Stickers for the First Player marker, Turn marker and Player markers.
Playtime: 20 - 50 minutes
Players: 2 - 6