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Store:  Strategy Games
Genre:  War & Combat
Format:  Board Games
Other:  Essen 2009 releases


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Product Awards:  
The Dice Tower Awards
Best War Game Nominee, 2009

Ages Play Time Players
14+ 120-300 minutes 2-3

Designer(s): Richard Sivel

Manufacturer(s): Histogame, Simmons Games

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Product Description

October, 1740. The 23 year-old Maria Theresa ascends to the Austrian throne. Thinking of her as easy prey, Frederick of Prussia invades Silesia and quickly conquers the Austrian province. Only weeks later, Bavaria, France and Saxony attack as well, and so the War of the Austrian Succession becomes general. But there is one thing the attackers have underestimated: The strength of character and fierce tenacity of the young Maria Theresa.

Maria is a new game whose design is derived from Histogame's classic Friedrich. Maria is a game for 3 players (with a 2-player option). It uses elements from card and board games and is a delightful combination of ease of learning, subtle strategy, and Machiavellian politics.

Product Awards

The Dice Tower Awards
Best War Game Nominee, 2009

Product Information

  • Designer(s): Richard Sivel

  • Manufacturer(s): Histogame, Simmons Games

  • Year: 2009

  • Players: 2 - 3

  • Time: 120 - 300 minutes

  • Ages: 14 and up

  • Weight: 1,518 grams

  • Language Requirements: Manufacturer's rules are printed in multiple languages (including English).

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