Power Grid

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Players compete to build the best network of power lines and stations, choosing which cities to supply and what sources of power to use.

The object of Power Grid is to supply the most cities with power when someone's network gains a predetermined size. In this new edition, players mark pre-existing routes between cities for connection, and then bid against each other to purchase the power plants that they use to power their cities.

However, as plants are purchased, newer, more efficient plants become available, so by merely purchasing, you're potentially allowing others access to superior equipment.

Additionally, players must acquire the raw materials (coal, oil, garbage, and uranium) needed to power said plants (except for the 'renewable' windfarm/ solar plants, which require no fuel), making it a constant struggle to upgrade your plants for maximum efficiency while still retaining enough wealth to quickly expand your network to get the cheapest routes.

Contents:

  • 1 Gameboard
  • 132 Wooden Houses (22 Each in 6 Different Colors)
  • 84 Wooden Resource Tokens:
    • 24 Coal (Brown)
    • 24 Oil (Black)
    • 24 Garbage (Yellow)
    • 12 Uranium (Red)
  • Money (Elektros)
  • 6 Summary Cards
  • 43 Power Plant Cards
  • Rulebook

Awards

  • 2010 BoardGameGeek Geek Madness Tournament Champion and Aldie Award Winner
  • 2008 BoardGameGeek Geek Madness Tournament Champion and Aldie Award Winner
  • 2007 BoardGameGeek Geek Madness Tournament Champion and Aldie Award Winner
  • 2007 Gra Roku (Poland) Winner.
  • 2006 BoardGameGeek Geek Madness Tournament Champion and Aldie Award Winner
  • 2005 Spiel des Jahres Recommendation.
  • 2004 Meeples' Choice Award Winner.

Playing Time
120 minutes
Ages
12 and up
Min Players
2
Max Players
6
Year Published
2004
Designer
Friedemann Friese
Mechanic
Auction/Bidding
Route/Network Building
Category
Economic
Industry / Manufacturing
  • Collection times:

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    Monday 9.30am - 5.30pm
    Tuesday 9.30am - 5.30pm
    Wednesday 9.30am - 5.30pm
    Thursday 9.30am - 5.30pm
    Friday 9.30am - 5.30pm
    Saturday & Sunday CLOSED
  • Collection address:

    2Flow, Unit 11, North Park, Finglas, Dublin 11 (Call 01-8643280 for directions)

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It takes 3-5 days for delivery to all of these counties, and costs just €5, or free for orders over €59.

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Rated 4.60 on the scale 1 - 5 based on 5 customer reviews
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Item delivered in very good

Item delivered in very good time, priced very reasonable. Would highly recommend.

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A great game with a

A great game with a lovely balance of strategy with out over complicating it.

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Great game!

Great game!

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Great Game.

Great Game.

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gOOD GAME. FIRST TIME PLAYING

gOOD GAME. FIRST TIME PLAYING IS QUITE COMPLICATED UNLESS YOU'RE AN ADVANCED GAMER. DOESN'T REALLY WORK WITH 2 PLAYERS. GETS BETTER THE MORE YOU PLAY,

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