8. RANDOM EVENTS

8.1        CATEGORIES OF RANDOM EVENTS

8.2        TYPES OF RANDOM EVENTS

8.3        SECRET RANDOM EVENTS

8.4        RANDOM EVENT CARDS

8.1  CATEGORIES OF RANDOM EVENTS:

8.11  There are two categories of random events: general and national.

8.2  TYPES OF RANDOM EVENTS:

8.21  There are several types of random events within each category:

A. GENERAL RANDOM EVENTS:

B. NATIONAL RANDOM EVENTS:

8.3  SECRET RANDOM EVENTS:

8.31 Random events are revealed at different times during the turn, depending on the type of random event. National random events printed on a white background are revealed when drawn; national random events shaded in gray are concealed by the holding major power until played.

8.4  RANDOM EVENT CARDS:

8.41 Each random event card lists:

A. The Economic Trend for that turn.

B. One general random event.

C. One national random event for each of the five major powers.

D. The number of the random event card.

 

 

8.42  There are 144  random event cards in the deck, containing a total of 864 unique random events.

8.43  Once played, random event cards are placed in the discard pile.

8.44  If all the random event cards are used, the random event card deck is reshuffled so that cards may continue to be drawn.