- 1 board (map ,scoring track, resource market);two-sided(Germany and U.S.A)
- 132 wooden houses (22 each in the 6 players colors)
- 84 wooden tokens (24 coal (brown), 24 oil (black), 24 garbage (yellow), 12 uranium (red)
- money (in Eletro)
- 5 summary cards: order of play/payments
- 43 power plant cards (42 power plant cards and 1 Step3 card)
- English & Chinese instructions
Power Grid is the updated release of the Friedemann Friese crayon game Funkenschlag. It removes the crayon aspect from network building in the original edition while retaining the fluctuating commodities market like Crude: The Oil Game and an auction round intensity reminiscent of The Princes of Florence.
The objective 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.
SHIPPING AND DELIVERY
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How do you ship packages?
Packages from our warehouse in China will be shipped by ePacket or EMS depending on the weight and size of the product. Packages shipped from our US warehouse are shipped through USPS.
Do you ship worldwide?
Yes. We provide free shipping to over 200 countries around the world. However, there are some locations we are unable to ship to. If you happen to be located in one of those countries we will contact you.
What about customs?
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How long does shipping take?
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*This doesn’t include our 2-5 day processing time.
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|Central & South America
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||10-20 Business days
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Will my items be sent in one package?
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