When do I get a company certificate?
When a player places the first Floor cube of any color on the board, that player takes the matching Company Certificate and places it in front of them for all to see.
Does it make any difference, in which of the empty development lots of a row I place the building permit?
Yes, according to the empty lot you place the building permit, you either shorten or lengthen the development requirement.
What are the 5 white spaces on the board?
The 5 white spaces on the board are 5 development lots with white dirt. These lots may only have a total of 1 Floor cube.
Does the active player place a bid?
All the other players except the active player (auctioneer) can place a bid.
Who bids first?
The player to the left of the active player bids first.
Are Illegal Earnings hidden from other players?
Illegal Earnings may never be inspected by other players.
Can I use Illegal Earnings to pay during bidding?
Illegal Earnings may not be used for the remainder of the game.
Can I stow away money when I am not the active player?
Only the active player may stow away Illegal Earnings. The active player can do so only in the beginning of his turn.
How much money can I stow away at the beginning of my turn?
The active player may stow away $1 million into their personal cash box.
Can I bid the same amount as another player?
Each subsequent bid must be higher than the previous bid.
Can I pay with my Illegal Earnings?
Players may not bid nor pay with their Illegal Earnings.
What happens if there are no more buildings available?
If there are no more Rooftops or Floor cubes available and because of this, it is impossible to complete any more buildings, then the game ends.
Can I select a floor cube to auction that has no legal destination, so that the purchaser will simply have to discard it?
The floor cube selected for auction must be eligible for placing.
During scoring, do incomplete buildings have any value/effect?
Yes, all buildings (both incomplete and complete) in an incompleted row will score negative points.
How many floor cubes do we draw during setup?
Randomly draw 24 out of the 36 available Floor cubes. The 12 remaining Floor cubes are not used in this game and are returned to the box.