Ticket to Ride: Rails & Sails – And the Journey Continues…

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Category: Age: 10+ 60 - 120 Min 2 - 5 Players 2016
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A new game is here to expand the Ticket to Ride series from Days of Wonder. It is Rails & Sails, which gives not only trains, like the previous games, but also ships!

The board of the game has two sides, one depicting the map of the world and the other showing the Great Lakes of North America. Both sides have a new route where only ships can travel. These ship routes can be built in the same way as the train routes, but this time you will use the new ship cards, instead of the classic train cards.

At the beginning of the game, players choose their routes and then they decide which trains and ships they will start with. Later in the game, they can exchange something with a means they think that they need more, however they will lose some points for doing that.

Another new element of Ticket to Ride: Rails & Sails is the fact that you can build harbors. It isn’t that easy to build them, since two special train cards and two special ship cards of the same color are required, however if you do it you get bonuses, depending on the number of routes you have every time you enter a harbor.

Ticket to Ride: Rails & Sails is a standalone game, so you do not need to have the rest of the series, and it is about to be available in August.

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I am a Web Developer and I ‘ve been wandering in the world of board games for about 10 years now. I’m really excited to have created this website with the woman I love (Ireth), since board games are our mutual hobby. I feel blessed to have found people to work with, that share common goals and dreams with me! We want to create something beautiful for the board gaming community, which will co-exist and play along with the games that come out. I would call this website a game for all board games!
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Ticket to Ride: Rails & Sails – Και το Ταξίδι Συνεχίζεται…

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Category: Age: 10+ 60 - 120 Min 2 - 5 Players 2016
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Ένα νέο παιχνίδι έρχεται να προστεθεί στη σειρά των Ticket to Ride από τη Days of Wonder. Είναι το Rails & Sails, με το οποίο δεν έχουμε μόνο τρένα, όπως σε προηγούμενα παιχνίδια, αλλά πλέον έχουμε και πλοία!

Το ταμπλό του παιχνιδιού έχει δυο πλευρές, με τη μία να απεικονίζει το χάρτη του κόσμου και την άλλη τις Μεγάλες Λίμνες της Βόρειας Αμερικής. Και οι δυο πλευρές έχουν ένα νέο είδος διαδρομής, όπου μόνο πλοία μπορούν να ταξιδέψουν. Οι διαδρομές αυτές των πλοίων μπορούν να χτιστούν με τον ίδιο τρόπο που χτίζονταν και οι διαδρομές των τρένων, μόνο που τώρα θα χρησιμοποιείτε τις καινούριες κάρτες των πλοίων, αντί για τις κλασικές των τρένων.

Στην αρχή του παιχνιδιού, οι παίκτες παίρνουν τις διαδρομές τους και τότε αποφασίζουν με ποια πλοία και τρένα θα ξεκινήσουν. Στη συνέχεια του παιχνιδιού μπορούν να ανταλλάξουν κάτι με ένα μέσο που πιστεύουν ότι χρειάζονται περισσότερο, ωστόσο θα χάσουν κάποιους βαθμούς γι’αυτό.

Ένα ακόμα νέο στοιχείο του Ticket to Ride: Rails & Sails είναι το γεγονός ότι μπορείτε να χτίζετε λιμάνια. Δεν είναι τόσο εύκολο να τα χτίσετε, αφού απαιτούνται δυο ειδικές κάρτες τρένων και δυο ειδικές κάρτες πλοίων του ίδιου χρώματος, αλλά έχουν πολλά πλεονεκτήματα αφού σας δίνουν bonus ,ανάλογα με το πόσες διαδρομές έχετε κάθε φορά που μπαίνετε σ’ένα λιμάνι.

Το Ticket to Ride: Rails & Sails είναι ένα standalone παιχνίδι, οπότε δε χρειάζεται να έχετε τα υπόλοιπα, κι αναμένεται να κυκλοφορήσει τον Αύγουστο.

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I am a Web Developer and I ‘ve been wandering in the world of board games for about 10 years now. I’m really excited to have created this website with the woman I love (Ireth), since board games are our mutual hobby. I feel blessed to have found people to work with, that share common goals and dreams with me! We want to create something beautiful for the board gaming community, which will co-exist and play along with the games that come out. I would call this website a game for all board games!
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