In a high tower, an Alchemist prepares potions, using vials filled with otherworldly fluids. In a sacred grove, a Druid grinds herbs for a mystical ritual. In the catacombs, a Necromancer summons a bone dragon... Welcome to the world of Res Arcana!Each player is a mage vying for power against their rivals, each with a personal deck of just eight artifacts to work with. Can you use them efficiently to claim monuments and places of power before your rivals seize them? Life, Death, Elan, Calm, and Gold are the essences that fuel the art of magic. Choose your mage, gather essences, craft unique artifacts, and use them to summon dragons, conquer places of power, and achieve victory!Designed by Tom Lehmann and richly illustrated by Julien Delval, Res Arcana offers a truly unique gaming experience!