Prince John is coming to Nottingham and various traders try to sell him their goods. Unfortunately you will have to pass the Sheriff of Nottingham first… Players gather goods to transport into the city and put them in a closed bag. The sheriff decides who gets in and who gets an inspection. When you get an inspection you can try to bribe him…
The fun part about this game is the change for the role of sheriff each round, this way everyone gets the chance to decide on his opponent’s faith. Will you be a clever rich traders, or will you be a ruthless sheriff
The 2nd edition contains updated rules, and expansions: 6th Merchant, Black Market and Sheriff’s Deputies.