As a powerful courtier in a futuristic Italian city-state, you control 2 other courtiers with specific attributes. Using bluffing, scheming and deduction, you will try to eliminate other players by destroying their 2 courtiers and remaining the last player standing. It’s quick, easy to learn, and encourages player interaction which makes it a great choice for parties.


Playing Time:15 minutes


Additional Info:

  • Although the publishers recommend the game for ages 13+, we’ve found that 11-year-olds enjoy playing.
  • The expansion “Coup Reformation” adds additional players, up to 10, introduces a new character card and team allegiances to add a little complexity to the game.

Players Also Liked:

  • One Night Ultimate Werewolf – also plays a large group of people and uses a similar game mechanic where players must bluff to keep their identities (cards) hidden, try to guess other’s cards, and avoid elimination
  • Masquerade - similar theme and players control 2 cards that offer different abilities

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