EGL101122N Railways of the World Boardgame
By Eagle Games
Playing Time: 120 minutes
Ages: 10 and up
New edition of the base game for Eagle Games popular Railways of the World series, first published as Railroad Tycoon in 2005. It reimplements the original game with several improvements. Multiple expansions featuring different maps are available. Railways of the World is the new base game for the system and includes the engine placards, railroad tiles, train tokens, money, bonds, and other items that are needed in almost all the Railways of the World series. A gameboard depicting the eastern half of the United States is included in the base game, as well as a mounted map of Mexico. A revised reprint was published at the end of 2010 which made some component improvements, such as the addition of Railroad Operation cards for the Mexico map.
From the Manufacturer
Rewrite the annals of history and engrave your name alongside the world's greatest railroad barons. Build your railroad empire across the Rails of the World and find out if you have the metal and the mettle to outwit and outmaneuver your opponents. Welcome to Railways of the World, the base game in Eagle Games' expandable railroad system. Included inside are all of the components necessary to support and supplement the expansion games in the series, such as Railways of England and Wales and Railways of Europe. You will need most or all of the components in this box to play these expansions. This is an updated version of Railroad Tycoon.