1862: Railway Mania in the Eastern Counties

Start Time: Sunday 7:30 AM
Location:Grand Ballroom 33
Game Master(s): Michael Monical
Game System:18xx
Duration:8 hours
Player Max:4
Signed up:1
Track(s):Board Games
Event Type:Game
Experience Level:Familiar
Age group:Over 18

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 capitalisation for companies
three train types with differing objectives and building requirements
company mergers and re-floatation
1860-style semi-linear stock-market featuring multiple stock jumps.