Rococo: The strategy-rich board game about dressmaking

Hey there everyone! I have an outstanding proposition for you! What if I told you that you could play a board game… about making dresses? For a fancy ball? Any takers?

While I’m sure some of you unironically raised your hands, I’m ashamed to admit that my first digestion of the premise of Rococo was not a receptive one. Seriously? We have all these absolutely mesmerizing board games utilizing high fantasy or wonky sci-fi and we’re going in deep on… making dresses? To get ready for a grand ball? Why are these people that I’m playing this…