The game is played over the course of 12 rounds with 4 phases each. The rounds take place in an identical manner:
Phase 1: Event (all players together)
Phase 2: Income (together)
Phase 3: Action (one player after the other)
Phase 4: End of round (together)
The final scoring takes place after the 12th round.
The first two phases and the fourth phase are executed by all players simultaneously. The third phase (Action) is executed by the players one at a time – with each player executing one action, before it´s the next players turn.