10 Most Interesting Facts About Going Medieval game

10 Most Interesting Facts About Going Medieval game
  1. The game is set in the lowlands in the year 1403.
  2. The players must take on the roles of medieval lords and ladies, farmers, knights, craftsmen, and other villagers.
  3. The game is played in turns. A player's turn consists of an action phase and a harvest phase.
  4. The game has a board with spaces for fields, pastures, and woods.
  5. The fields produce food, the pastures produce livestock, and the woods produce wood.
  6. There are two ways to earn victory points, by harvesting or by the player's lord.
  7. Players take turns with the dice, rolling the dice to try and get certain numbers, which then assign the player a number of actions.
  8. The game's art design is based on the work of medieval artists.
  9. The game was originally designed by Klaus Teuber.
  10. The game won the German Spiel des Jahres award in 1989.