While empires rise and fall in Eastern Europa, the rest of the world takes notice. Two distant factions, Albion and Togawa, send emissaries to Scout the land and employ their own distinct styles of conquering. This expansion to scythe, invaders from afar, adds 2 new factions and the ability to play with as many as 7 players while keeping the same highly detailed plastic miniatures and wooden tokens of the base game. Each of the 2 new factions have a unique feel and create new challenges for the players. Scythe: Invaders from Afar adds new counters for the 2 new factions to aid in their dominance. Scythe: Invaders from Afar is an expansion that requires the base game to play. Now you can play with 1 - 7 players aged 14+. Average games last 90 - 140 minutes.