Ticket to Ride

By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 2nd, 2017
0 Comments
553 Views
My nephew loves trains. He’s like 4 or so and just loves the things. One of his favorite things to play on his tablet is this train simulator thing. On my next visit to see him, I might see about trying to get him to play Ticket to Ride: First Journey. It’s now available digitally, [&hell...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 23rd, 2017
0 Comments
659 Views
All aboard! Days of Wonder continues their Ticket to Ride series with a new line going in. This one will take you to France and the Old West (though not at the same time). Ticket to Ride: France includes a double-sided map, with one letting players build routes all across France during the Industrial...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 22nd, 2017
0 Comments
2112 Views
Hey everyone. I’m sure a lot of you are reading this after getting back from Salute. If that’s the case… *envy-waves in your direction* I wish I’d been there. Maybe someday. But for those of us in the States, Australia, and elsewhere that can only live vicariously through your...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 13th, 2017
0 Comments
1306 Views
All aboard! The train’s going to be leaving the station soon. Anyone wanting to go to Munich better get on board now. Days of Wonder has announced that a new Ticket to Ride game is going to be coming out. As you can tell from the pretzels, beer, and bratwurst, this time we’re headed to [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 26th, 2017
1 Comment
1662 Views
Those of you gamers out there with young kids might wonder what sort of game is best to get them into the hobby, as well as when you might start doing so. There’s more and more good kid-friendly board games out there. Soon, there’ll be another, based on one of the most popular game series...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 19th, 2016
0 Comments
2459 Views
Well, I did my Thanksgiving grocery shopping. It’s… well, I’m having 2 Thanksgivings, so there’s that. Turkeys, dressing, potatoes, sweet potatoes, stuff to make glazed carrots, rolls (from scratch), and a couple pumpkin pies. Because, you know, if anything’s worth doing...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 21st, 2016
0 Comments
1454 Views
A lot of games are available as a limited release at conventions. Gen Con is certainly one place where a company will ship in a couple hundred copies to sell there during the show. So a few people get to go home with it, but a lot of others just have to wait. Well, if […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 22nd, 2016
0 Comments
2052 Views
Aaaall Abooooooard! This train’s about ready to leave the station. But what if you want to get from London to, say, New York? Hard to take a train. And there’s not really regular air travel yet (in the world of Ticket to Ride, anyway). You’re gonna have to take a boat. And that̵...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 26th, 2016
0 Comments
1237 Views
I have to say, there are some games that I’ve only ever played digitally. One such case is Ticket to Ride. It’s been a bit, but we used to play a game during lunch on a coworker’s tablet. Considering all the cards, the board, and all the pieces for the game, playing the digital vers...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 14th, 2015
0 Comments
1357 Views
All aboard! Time to jump on the Soul Train! Or at least, just the regular commuter train. Though I don’t know if I’d suggest playing Ticket to Ride on a regular commuter train. It’s got a lot of cards and little pieces that could get lost. But if you were taking, say, a cross-countr...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 24th, 2015
0 Comments
1633 Views
The train’s going to be leaving the station soon. You’ll want to make sure you’re on it. Where’s it going? Well, that’s for your route cards to decide. Days of Wonder has started taking pre-orders for their new Ticket To Ride: United Kingdom expansion pack. The set’...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 27th, 2015
0 Comments
1818 Views
Days of Wonder keeps Ticket to Ride nice and fresh with new map packs coming out to change up your game a bit. Once you think you’ve mastered one map, you can move on to the next. Map Collection 5 – United Kingdom will be coming out at Essen. It has maps of the UK […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 11th, 2015
0 Comments
2913 Views
The order of days has progressed as it always does and we once more find ourselves deposited in Saturday. It’s certainly my favorite day of the week. As this gets posted, I’m working on putting minis together. That activity is my favorite part of the entire gaming hobby. As such, I’...
By tgn_admin
In Board Games
Aug 30th, 2011
0 Comments
968 Views
Days of Wonder have announced two new Ticket to Ride Map Collections. From their announcement: Days of Wonder today announced the upcoming release of the Ticket to RideTM Map Collection, a series of new maps playable with the original Ticket to Ride USA or Ticket to Ride Europe board games. To celebr...