Hearing the word Hegemony will always take me back to my time as a history graduate student. But, in this case, it's alright, as it's a new board game up on Kickstarter. Hegemony: Lead Your Class to Victory is about being in charge of one of the socio-economic classes in society and leading them to the top.
From the campaign:
The campaign's well far and away over its funding goal with 22 days left to go.