Cutthroat Kingdoms puts you in the role of a Lord or Lady of Aurum. This volatile realm is in a state of war, and plague spreads from village to village. Will you be able to control Aurum and ensure your heirs inherit power, or will your line come to an end? Cutthroat Kingdoms requires strategic play on the table while also putting your political ability front and center. Can you manipulate your opponents into deals that keep your power intact, while avoiding giving them any advantage?