My only issue with this purchase is the clarity of the rules of the game. It is a lovely well made game, worth the cost, and if you purchase it, i hope you get to play it with someone. If there is an issue the seller is very responsive to messages.
There are distinct cracks along the bamboo lines, and the board now wobbles slightly on fiat surface. The bamboo is only a thin veneer that is rapidly developing cracks. There is no way to repair them, and they will only get worse.
Seigen style bowls are well fashioned, but there is no carrying bag for the bowls. Stones mixed with hair (weird). Try styrofoam. Board is a product of shoddy worksmanship.
Is it usable? Is it worth $70? Absolutely not.
This is a continuation challenge game. It is both challenging and satisfying to play. It keeps you constantly on your toes, trying to outwit your opponents.
This is in line with the original ticket to ride but is more challenging. I love the few new dynamics that trains and boats bring. It adds a layer of challenge to the already great game.
This game is just as fun with the added complexity of the boats. Not only do you need cards in order to travel and clam routes, you have ferries and ports to stake before your competitors can claim them. The one fault of the game is for 5 player games... Read More
Board is larger than most but also sturdier than most. Two games in one so you basically get two games inone. Double sided so need a bit more space but the board is double sided. Also, the board and the pieces are well made. We have an enormous board ... Read More
It is very easy to teach to people who have never played board games before. We learn something new each game and it keeps our brains sharp.
It’s impossible to tell the difference when they’re in your hand. There aren’t that many cards in the deck so we kept running into problems.