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1846 Strategy – Private Companies: Their Strengths and Weaknesses

  In 1846, the private companies are divided into 3 groups, which are signified by the color of the dot on the face of the private. Each group has its own theme/focus, and each private company has it’s own strengths

Posted in 1846, 18XX Strategy

It’s not “Your” Company

  It was a dark and stormy night. Suddenly, a heavy pounding on the door resonated throughout the victorian mansion. Sharky von Baron bolted upright in bed and called to his butler to send this unwelcome guest away and back

Posted in 18XX Strategy, Playstyles

5 Ways Tokening Can Improve Your Game

Stations. Tokens. These terms are often interchangeable in a game to mean the discs placed in a city to represent a company’s presence there in that city. Often in a game we get preoccupied with building a route, making sure we can get a permanent train, or waiting for the bank to run out of money that we forget to consider how to best use a company’s tokens.

In 18XX, tokening serves 5 basic purposes, which I will be discussing in this post.

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