There are rumours of a ferocious beast lurking in Vienna’s alleyways. Some claim they could hear howling, others swear they’ve seen mutilated bodies. Is there any truth to these blood-chilling stories? Surely, the unassuming Hungarian siblings by the name of Anna and Valerius Farkas have nothing to do with this mythical beast.
After the sudden and childless death of Emperor Leopold I, the throne of the mighty Habsburg monarchy is empty. The electors of the Holy Roman Empire flock to Vienna to elect a new ruler.
Anno Domini 1666 core set has been primarily designed for 2 players but it's not the only way the game can be played.
The King's Musketeers, or Mousquetaires de la maison militaire du roi de France, are some of the kingdoms finest soldiers.
Dragoons are soldiers who get around on horseback, but dismount for battle and fight as infantry.
Dont be fooled by the ower basket on Natalies arm - there is just enough firepower in there to keep bother some fools at bay. And in case she needs backup Jean, her trusty bodyguard is always ready to help her out
Dont even think about getting lucky with Ba?ka. She has got enough in store to give any opponent a run for his life, not to mention the greatest Polish swordsman is her boyfriend
Thugs are perfect cannon fodder. They are cheap, fight relatively well and can also provide you Connections required to hire mercenaries
Thanks to the breastplates and helmets Footmen can survive hits which could kill other characters. Long glaives provides them advantage in close combat and pistols allow them to fight from distance
Witch hunter. Famous marksmen. Monster slayer. Head of the criminal underworld of Vienna.
The Envoys of the High Porte come to Vienna as a part of the larger Ottoman delegation.
If you thought the fearsome fighters, a marksman archer and a deadly beauty were all the Ottomans had in stock, think again
Soldiers of the elite 32nd orta boluk are among the few that were not influenced by the crisis spreading in the Janissary corps
The Order of the Broken Cross are an evil sect, scheming in Viennas dark alleyways.
The Knechts of the Order are devout cultists. By day some of them pose as regular member of the Teutonic Order
Bohuns Rebels hail from the vast steppes of Ukraine
Azya and Kmicic, the two characters featured in this set, are the most notorious hellraisers this side of the Danube river
Armed with sabres and arquebuses, moloitsy form the backbone of Cossack armies. They are proficient in close and ranged combat, but their true strengths are their senses and their quickness sharpened by the tough life in the Ukrainian steppes.
These battle-hardened veterans may be down on their luck at the moment, but then again, they have never shied away from a challenge.
Hidalgos are an impoverished Spanish nobles. Often all their worldly possessions comprise a patchwork jacket, a rapier by their side and sometimes an old pistol
Nathan ben Moses Hannover is in his seventies and very proficient in the kabbalah lore. A few years ago he went to Prague, seeing in his prophecies that hard times were coming back for his people
There is a saying that people are the worlds real monsters. Anybody believing that obviously hasnt been to Anno Domini 1666s Vienna