Chronicle is a trick-taking game where each card has an ability and the requirements for winning a trick, and thus gaining allies, changes from hand to hand. Sometimes you need to win lots of a specific faction of allies, sometimes not. Sometimes you need to recruit evil allies and sometimes you cannot have any. Gain enough fame and your name will be chronicled amongst the greats of the world.
- Play with 3 or 4 players. 5 or 6 players make the game more difficult to control.
- Until you are familiar with all the cards effects, remove the following History cards from the game: Dark age (have evil cards), Coronation (use three next history cards) and Meeting with a dragon (use two previous history cards).
- Use the optional rule several history cards and draw 2 history cards per round. Each history card honour rewards is resolved independently.