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I'm the king of the castle! | Maven Games
Welcome to the Castle! In Castles of Mad King Ludwig players each assemble their own castle from a set of room tiles that they will buy and add to their castle throughout the game. Much like real builders throughout history, most of them will run out of money and leave half the rooms uncompleted. Fortunately, on this occasion, there is a dungeon that they can be thrown into if they fail to achieve the required standards… Almost everyone I know who has played this game has enjoyed the theming, and a few of them have spent a long time after the game has finished arranging the rooms into their ideal castle. As with many well-themed games, when I play Castles of Mad King Ludwig I forget to eat or go to the toilet for a few hours, perhaps while trying to arrange my cheese room and meat locker so that they can both adjoin the vestibule. Eventually one has to return to reality of course, and depending on how many bathrooms there are in the house possibly race the other players up the stairs as everyone remembers their bodily needs at the same time. In the meantime however, the game...