Guillotine Review

Guillotine Box Art

Game Info

Publisher: Wizards of the Coast

Year Published: 1998

Number of Players: 2 to 5

Play Time: 30 minutes

Set-up Time: Less than 5 minutes

Learning Curve: Low

Ages: Rated 12 and up (suitable for 10 and up)

Table Size: Small

Review

It’s the French Revolution, and you are an executioner tasked with beheading nobles. For the next three days, your job will be to corral the royals and make sure none escapes his fate. To make things more interesting (as if that weren’t interesting enough) you’ll earn prestige for offing the most influential nobles, but be careful not to kill anyone the people don’t have a beef with or your reputation will suffer.

Guillotine is a simple card game playable in about … Continue reading