Coming Soon From Passport Games "Tokaido Special Edition"

October 13, 2014 - 7:27pm
tokaido special edition Passport Games has announced the release of Tokaido Special Edition.  This is following on the heels of the the successful Kickstarter campaign.  This edition of the game has a slated release of November of this year.  The components of this game are stellar and it should be worth the extra investment for someone who doesn't own a copy of the game already.  Also included with this edition is the crossroads expansion. As always release dates are projected but may change due to factors outside of the publishers and distributors control. Read below for the publishers description of the game. TOKAIDO is a game in which the players are pilgrims on a journey along the legendary East Sea Road of Japan. Along the way, you will try to collect the most beautiful souvenirs, discover glorious vistas, enjoy enriching encounters, soak in soothing hot springs, sample sumptuous cuisine, and much more! Because the Collector’s Edition will incorporate the already famous “Crossroads” expansion, it allows you to savor your journey even more while unveiling new secrets such as lucky charms, lovely calligraphy, or you can even try your luck in the Yakuza game rooms. With unrivaled setting and aesthetics, TOKAIDO transports you, your family, and your friends to Japan. For all ages: From the youngest to the most experienced, everyone can gather for an ever-fresh gaming experience; it is extremely easy to get started, thanks to its fluid, simple, and tactical rules. 2-5 players Ages 8+ 45 minute play time Changes include:
  • Larger box with Walking Ronin illustration
  • Larger board, combining the elements of the base game and the Crossroads expansion
  • 35 playable character tiles (10 base characters, 6 crossroads characters, 16 new “Shogun” characters, Eriku, Antoine, Naïade)
  • 16 unpainted “super cute minis” for 16 of the 32 characters (10 base, 6 Crossroads)
  • 5 colored bases for the minis
  • 1 Music CD including 25 hi quality original ambiance tracks
  • 50 custom metal coins
  • 1 purse for the metal coins
  • 5 new scoring token “furoshiki” minis
  • Improved components quality (black core cards, etc.)