Take the 2-minute tour ×
Board & Card Games Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for people who like playing board games, designing board games or modifying the rules of existing board games. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I am reading my Glory to Rome instruction booklet and I do not understand how the pool works.

Are players free to choose any card they wish from the pool, or are they just supposed to draw the top card?

share|improve this question
add comment

2 Answers 2

The Spanish version of the game has really badly translated instructions. The English version (latest version downloadable here) is clearer (emphasis added):

Place all the face up Order cards [which are revealed during setup] in the middle of the playing surface beside the pile of Jacks — they are the starting Pool.

Page 4 shows an image of the cards in the Pool face-up.

enter image description here

share|improve this answer
add comment

To answer the question directly, yes, you may choose any card you like from the pool, especially since they're face-up.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.