Milan, early 20th century, the city is in turmoil as more than 200 new buildings are rushed to being completed in time for welcoming the best minds of the planet. The 1906 Universal Exposition is approaching and, as one of the 40 exhibiting nations, you are confident that your engineers and scientists will impress the world. Who will exhibit the most impressive technological advancements? Which energy source will prevail: the majestic power of Steam or the more elegant and efficient Electricity? Can you prevail in prestige and glory against the other competing nations?
In Expo 1906, players complete historical inventions taken from the period by purchasing Resources and combining them together in their Laboratory. These challenging Projects come in many different shapes and you must work in an already tight space, introducing the puzzle solving aspect of the game. Strategy is important role too: Technologies speed up the game, reducing the number of Resources required to complete a Project or enhancing the type of actions at your disposal. Also, by registering ideas at the Patents' Office players can accumulate more prestige points when completing their Projects. Prioritize your options and prepare yourself for Expo 1906!