Even today in china, the unmistakable evidence of a fascinating story is everywhere. Hundreds of years ago, the country teetered on the brink of a change in power. Regional rulers fought continuously with each other with only one goal in mind to become the new emperor. They erected imposing houses and sent their emissaries to the regional courts. This fascinating game of domination combines multiple tactical possibilities with simple-to-learn rules and a short playing time! China is based on the award-winning game web of power by master game designer michael schacht.