Preset Initial Armies - Deal out the territory cards. All territories start with 3 armies. The game then proceeds to the first players turn where they will place their reinforcements(Territories/3 + Continent bonuses).
Stacking Limits - Limit the number of armies allowed in any given territory.
Interdiction - All players choose a capital at the beginning of the game. Reinforcements can only be placed in territories that connect to the capital.