Medici: Godfathers of the Renaissance

Here’s something for your viewing pleasure this glorious Saturday.

This PBS documentary is fascinating and taught me a lot about Renaissance history in Florence, which is the basis of my upcoming game.

If you find yourself in need of a history lesson, I thoroughly recommend it


Virtù is a concept theorized by Niccolò Machiavelli, centered on the martial spirit and ability of a population or leader, but also encompassing a broader collection of traits necessary for maintenance of the state and “the achievement of great things.”