- Players: 2-4
- Playing Time: 45-95 Minutes
- Age: 12+
- Mechanisms: Route/Network Building
- Designer: Marco Canetta, Stefania Niccolini
- Contents: 1 Game Board, 4 Player Boards, 64 Workers (16 White, 12 Purple, 12 Orange, 12 Grey, 12 Turquoise), 52 Buildings (13 in each of the 4 Player colours: Black, Blue, Red, Yellow), 68 Rails (17 in each of the 4 Player colours), 12 Performance markers (3 in each of the 4 Player colours), 48 Telegraph Shares, 6 Telegraph tiles, 13 City tiles, 24 Train tiles, 38 Milestone tiles, 9 Deal tiles, 4 Setup tiles (double-sided), 1 First Player tile, 52 Banknotes (10 of $50, 26 of $100, 12 of $500, 4 of $1000 )
America in the 19th Century. By passing the Pacific Railroad Acts through Congress, the US government opened up the interior of the continent to a number of railroad companies. The race was on to cross the Great Plains and the Continental Divide and create a truly united United States of America.
You are the head of a small railroad company on the East Coast, competing with rival companies to expand your rail network to the west.
The Railroad Revolution has begun!