Carson City is a strategic game. The game is played in 4 rounds. Each round, players choose a character (there are 7 available) that gives certain advantages, after that cowboys are placed on action fields on the board to build Carson City.
Players can claim ground, erect special buildings and houses, or construct roads. When there are several players on 1 action field, a duel is fought. During play, money (to construct) and points can be earned. He who earns most points wins the game!