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Card 314: The Ancient City
Branch: Vesper
Type: Location
Rarity: Common
Puzzle: No
Clue: No
Top Secret: No
Where To Get This Card: Card Pack 1: The Marco Polo Heist


Emperor Kublai Khan's legendary palace, Xanadu, was famous for its beauty and grandeur. Explorer Marco Polo's stories about Xanadu captured western imaginations and became an inspiration for countless artists and writers. The palace stood in what is now known as Inner Mongolia, although only ruins remain. The treasures of Xanadu have been missing for centuries.