Significant changes include: - Board expanded to four 8 x 10 sheets for a less crowded experience. - Bidding for 'Leader' in auction who determines order and priority of some game events. - Improved bond market. - Improved text on Event Cards. - Streamlining of rules. - Slightly improved shares, turn markers. - Better flow of investments from regions to banks based on temporary investments.
Things still missing: - More playtesting. - Final artwork. - Illustrated examples in rulebook.