Asmodee is reprinting Troyes and Ladies of Troyes
January 14, 2017 - 5:43pm
The wave of reprints continues with the announcement that Asmodee will be reprinting the game Troyes and Ladies of Troyes. Troyes is a euro game on the heavier side and features an interesting mixing of worker placement and dice rolling to activate different actions. At the start of a round you will take turns placing out workers onto the three main buildings of the game. From where you place your people will determine what colored dice you will roll, and then from those dice results you will activate different actions in the city. You will be doing different things like building the cathedral, combating events that come up, or activating various character cards on the board. All of this is to grow the influence of your family because at the end of the game, the family with the most influence is the winner. Ladies of Troyes expands the game to include women of the period and give you more options for actions you can do. In total you will have 16 more actions that you can take that are outside the city, but access to those actions is only granted through your guards. The expansion also adds in extra dice in the form of the head of your family, giving you an extra die to use that can't be used by anyone else. Look for Troyes and this expansion on store shelves in the coming weeks.