1862 Railway Mania in Eastern Counties

Start Time: Thursday 1:00 PM
Location:Grand Ballroom 02
Game Master(s): Michael Monical
Game System:18xx
Duration:6 hours
Player Max:4
Signed up:3
Track(s):Board Games
Event Type:Game
Experience Level:Familiar
Age group:All Ages

1862: Railway Mania in the Eastern Counties is an 18xx game, set in East Anglia, England. It features a company-packed board, where 16 of 20 companies are randomly selected for use on a board containing only 37 hexes. Major features of the game are:
• Petitioning parliament as a means of floating your preferred company
• a mixture of full and partial capitalization for companies
• three train types with differing objectives and building requirements
• company mergers and re-flotation
• 1860-style semi-linear stock-market featuring multiple stock jumps.