You’re the Bad Guy in this worker placement/resource management game by award-winning designer Richard Baker! Ultimate Scheme is a game of villainous master plans. You are an evil genius or faction such as the Dark Masters of Darkness, Professor Roboto, or the Cult of Tentacly Doom. Your goal is to complete your secret Ultimate Scheme before your rivals finish theirs. Aided by an army of loyal minions, you harness resources such as high finance, occult power, scientific knowl¬edge, ninjas, and unobtainium for your nefarious plans. Kidnap the Queen, start a dance craze, breed a kaiju... how are you going to pull off your Ultimate Scheme?