1846: The Race for the Midwest

1846: The Race for the Midwest

1846 is an 18xx game that traces the westward expansion of railways across the Midwestern United States.

As in other 18XX games, the winner is the player with the greatest combined wealth (cash on hand + value of stock held + value of private companies owned) at the end of the game. Play proceeds in a series of stock rounds, each followed by a pair of operating rounds. In stock rounds, players act as investors buying and selling stock in corporations. During operating rounds, corporations will lay track, build stations, run trains for revenue to be paid out as dividends or withheld, and buy trains. The majority shareholder of each corporation acts at its president, making all decisions during operating rounds. Players will continue operating companies, collecting dividends, and reinvesting until the bank breaks.

1846 features several unique elements, such as scaling the number of corporations, private companies, and bank size to the number of players. Additionally, the traditional starting private company auction has been replaced with a private company draft, introducing hidden information and a degree of randomness. Corporations that run a train from the East coast to the West will receive additional revenue. Moreover, virtually all track builds will incur costs, bringing corporate capitalization and long term financing questions to the fore.

An unofficial 2-player variant from the designer has been made available in the files section.

遊戲設計師Thomas Lehmann
美術師Chris Lawson,
Rodger B. MacGowan,
Kurt Miller,
Mark Simonitch,
John Tamplin
出版商Deep Thought Games, LLC,
GMT Games,
Golden Spike Games,
Rawstone
出版年份2005
玩家數量3 - 5
玩家票選的遊玩人數 最佳遊玩人數: 5 人
建議遊玩人數: 3, 4, 5 人
(75 名玩家投票得出以上結果)
遊玩時間240分鐘
廠商建議之玩家年齡14歲或以上
玩家票選之最佳玩家年齡14歲或以上
(17 名玩家投票選出)
語文能力要求遊玩時需要閱讀小量文字 - 遊戲語言並非母語的玩家也能很快明白或有輔以圖示說明
(8 名玩家投票選出)
類別Economic,
Trains
遊戲機制Investment,
Market,
Network and Route Building,
Ownership,
Stock Holding,
Tile Placement,
Victory Points as a Resource
遊戲擴充1846: The Race for the Midwest – Mini-Expansion,
18Grand Junction,
18Milwaukee
所屬系列Country: USA,
Digital Implementations: 18xx.games,
Series: 18xx
遊戲名稱1846: The Race for the Midwest
別名1846: 美国中西部铁路竞速
BGG重度3.9521 / 5.0
BGG評分7.94877 / 10.0
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