In Root every player plays a different faction, or species of creatures living in the woods. They all work differently and have different goals but they all want to get to 30 Victory Points.
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A poll on Reddit had fans rank all of the factions in order of how much they enjoyed playing them. It lasted two main rounds, and to win the vote, a faction needed to receive 30 Victory Points. VP was awarded proportionally based on vote totals. The factions listed as placing 1-4 made it into round two. Because two factions received 30 VP in the second round, there was a final round to award a dominance victory. Here are the results:
Root Faction Randomiser
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