Paris in the late 19th century. Paris is at the height of its transformation into one of the most beautiful cities in the world.
It is your task to purchase some of these magnificent Parisian buildings in order to make profit, and invest in the development and upkeep of some of Paris’ most iconic monuments and landmarks.
After having successfully organized the World Fair in 1889, topped by the construction of the Eiffel Tower and celebrating the centennial of the Storming of the Bastille, Paris goes through a period knowns as “la Belle époque”. The architecture of Paris created during this period ranged from the from the Beaux-Arts, neo-Byzantine and neo-Gothic to Art Nouveau and Art Deco.
In Paris, players take on the roles of real estate investors trying to purchase the most exquisite buildings in late 19th century Paris. Players try to score as many Victory Points (VP) as possible by purchasing buildings and obtaining Bonus Tiles.
The game is played over a variable number of rounds. Once the end of the game condition is triggered, players will finish the current round, and will then all have ONE final turn before the end game scoring. The player with the most VP at the end of the game is declared the winner.
Paris: l'Étoile introduces a new collection of bonus tiles, which will add more variety and replayability to your game of Paris, as well as strategy tiles. These will give each player a unique player power, that they can choose to change if they place one of their keys on the Arc de Triomphe.
This version has Metal Coins & all the upgrades from the Kickstarter Deluxe version. The expansion can be bought separately here.
Play Time: 90 Minutes