Publisher Iceberg Interactive and developer Joy Manufacturing Co. are proud to announce their revolutionary, romantic game Ambition: A Minuet in Power is out for Windows PC and Mac on Steam for $19.99 – plus a limited time 10% launch discount! 18th century Paris is a city of love, lies, and revolution. You are Yvette – a woman of fashion left to fend for herself in Ville De L’amour when her fiancé Armand disappears.
Rock Paper Shotgun describes it as a ‘Princess Maker for backstab enthusiasts’. Seize your opportunity to wine and dine a cast of unforgettable characters. Your influence could alter the course of history, or lead you to the guillotine.
After over 4 years of work, we are so excited to finally be able to share Ambition: A Minuet in Power with you. It’s been a long journey, and we’re extremely proud of the end result – a game we think is awesome and different. Of course, I have to give special thanks to all our Kickstarter backers, we wouldn’t have been able to do this without your support. We hope you will all enjoy scheming your way up the Parisian social ladder!Game Designer Luther Patenge at Joy Manufacturing Co.
A Cast Of Unforgettable CharactersFall in love with a sprawling cast of fully realized characters. Enjoy their company and learn the secret histories of mysterious priests, wronged soldiers, wealthy widows, and more! Discretion is key, careful application of charisma and finesse will unlock more than one path to victory!
Explore A Living, Scheming WorldUse your calendar to plan your engagements each week. During your stay in Paris, the timing of your commitments is as important as who they are with. In a city marching towards revolution, time is of the essence, and don’t forget, your enemies have agendas of their own!
Love Is PowerCapture the hearts of Parisian nobles and use their influence to your advantage. Change the outcome of political events, snub your rivals, and enjoy the fruits of your labors with lavish and expensive gifts that increase your standing and credibility. Turn gossip into profit by selling the secrets you learn, but be careful! Your reputation and security are also at stake. The choices you make can yield great rewards and change the course of the story, but dire consequences could arise if you’re caught!