*snifflesniffle* They always grow up so fast! *sniffle*
Days of Wonder is celebrating 15 years of Ticket to Ride with a new special Anniversary Edition. It's got special clear plastic trains and a retrospective booklet about the history of the game. For you collectors out there, this is one to check out.
From the announcement:
Today, Days of Wonder announced the release of a new edition of their award-winning game, Ticket to Ride: 15th Anniversary Special Edition. First introduced in 2004, Ticket to Ride has delighted board game fans worldwide, selling over 8 million copies during the past decade.
Celebrating the game's success, Ticket to Ride: 15th Anniversary Special Edition lets players travel the classic US board with new exclusive sets of clear plastic trains and a 4-page retrospective booklet featuring the history and creation of the game. A special sleeve designed to celebrate the occasion covers the game’s box.
"Huge thanks to everyone who has played and enjoyed Ticket to Ride over the last 15 years. I can't wait for you to see what's coming next!" says Alan R. Moon, Ticket to Ride ’s designer.
Ticket to Ride: 15th Anniversary Special Edition is a stand-alone game. It includes 1 Map board, 240 Clear Plastic Train Cars, 110 Train Car cards, 30 Destination Tickets, 1 Summary Card, 5 Wooden Scoring Markers,1 Rules booklet, and 1 Retrospective booklet. The game is expected to be available August 9th in the United State of America at a suggested retail price of $49.99.