Reviewers Liked

  • Unique way of telling a complex story
  • Deceptively simple and easy to pick up
  • Ripe for multiple playthroughs
  • Complex but accessible, even for kids
  • Clean board game-style layout
  • Great soundtrack
  • Player decisions drive a grandiose story
  • Game mechanics are complex and rewarding

Reviewers Didn't Like

  • Failure can feel too luck-based
  • Optional ruling games add variety but can take a while to achieve
  • No gunfire or explosions
  • Outcomes sometimes depend on random choice and blind luck
  • Failure can sometimes feel arbitrary or out of players’ hands