All Variants by Subject


Ancient Period (to 475 AD)
Europe (476 - 1500) - Medieval
Europe 1501 - 1900
Europe 1901 - 1919 - Modifications of the Basic Game
Europe after 1918
European Regions (all periods)
Expansions of the Regular Board

Rest of World

Australasia, Asia and Middle East
Central and South America
North America
Western Hemisphere
Global Games

Rule Change Variants

Rules Revisions using the Regular Board
(with no or only minor board changes)

Science Fiction and Fantasy

Science Fiction and Space
Fantasy Setting (not Tolkien)
Tolkien based Games


Abstract and Hypothetical Scenarios
Put-ons, Jokes and Satires
Political Games
Bio-sphere Games
Diplomacy Related Games (non-variants)


- Alphabetical Index of Variants - Variants by Subject - Variants by No. of Players - ARDA Classification
Variant Articles - Variant Descriptions - Variant Bank PolicyAdvice for Designers - Regular Diplomacy Rules