Cartographers Heroes is the sequel to the critically acclaimed map-drawing game, Cartographers. It includes all-new map sheets, scoring cards, explore cards, ambush cards with unique abilities, and heroes. Cartographers Heroes can be played on its own or mixed with components from the original game for a greater variety of gameplay possibilities. In Cartographers Heroes, players compete to get the highest reputation at the end of four seasons. Each season, players draw on their map sheet and score against unique conditions at the end of the season. The player with the highest reputation at the end of the year is declared the winner.