Africa is a Board Game

From Africa is a Country Thu Feb 14 2013, 13:00:03

While shopping for Christmas presents this past December in a local gaming store, this little number caught my eye. Ticket to Ride: The Heart of Africa is a variation of a popular board game in which players compete to build railways connecting major cities. The original version of the game uses a map of the [...]

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