In the not too distant future, The government is run for profit by a new "royal class" Of multi national CEOs. Their greed and absolute control of the economy has reduced all but a privileged few to lives of poverty and Desperation. Out of the oppressed masses rose The resistance, an underground organization focused on overthrowing these powerful rulers. The Valiant efforts of the resistance have created Discord, intrigue and weakness in the political courts of the nouveau royal, bringing the government to brink of collapse. But for you, a powerful government official, this is your opportunity to manipulate, bribe and bluff your way into absolute power. To be successful, you must destroy the influence of your rivals and drive them into Exile. In these Turbulent times there is only room for one to survive. Think you know your when your friends are bluffing? Think again!Coup is exactly what you want in party game - a small box, learn in minutes, and games that are over in ten. Play once to warm up the crowd, or over and over to get a read on your friend's "tells". The more you play, the deeper the strategies are!  Coup can be played by as few as 2 players, or up to 6!Learning how to play is super simple. Get two cards, take one action each turn. Last player standing wins!The only question they are going to ask is if they can play again.