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Estimated shipping times
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Vintage (1994) Hitchiker first-edition board game published by Scott Marshall Inventions. Made in Canada.
THIS BOARD GAME HAS BEEN INVENTORIED AND IS COMPLETE IF PLAYING WITH FIVE (5) PLAYERS WITH ORIGINAL INSTRUCTIONS.
About the game: For 2-5 players. The premise is simple, assume the role of a carefree Hitchiker and set out on the road to make your fortune while trying to avoid trouble along the way. As a Hitchiker, you don't have a job so you need to find creative ways to make your money. Each player begins with a HOMETOWN, $25,000 and a Bank envelope. The object of the game is to be the first player to save $250,000, or accumulate $50 million in travelling cash. You can only deposit money in your bank by passing through or landing on your own HOMETOWN square on the gameboard. Hitchikers travel by rolling the dice and following the highway clockwise around the board. Each city or location along the road counts as one space. Upon arrival at your new location, you will either be presented with an opportunity to earn money, or you will face a potential disaster - like getting a Bad Ride - or worse. Although random luck of the roll is a factor, there is also a need for strategic planning.
Inside the box:
- 1 Hitchiker folding game board
- 6 wooden, colored player pawns
- pair of dice
- deck of 52 poker-sized playing cards with sleeve
- stack of branded play money in denominations of $1,000 to $5,000,000
- deck of Bad Ride cards
- deck of Hometown cards
- Contraband tickets
- Five plastic envelopes (if you are playing with 6 people, you will need to use a small envelope to hold the player's road cash)
- original instruction sheet
- original box insert
Condition: Game pieces are in EXCELLENT! and seemingly little-used condition. Play money shows very few creases and NO! rips or tears, and the same for all of the cards used in the game. Game board lays flat, as it should, with NO! warping apparent. Game board graphics are bright and vivid, text clear and legible. Five plastic envelopes are here for five players. If you are playing with six players, you will need to use a small envelope to hold the sixth player's road money. Plastic envelopes are in clean and untorn condition. Original plastic box insert is here and is in clean and unbroken condition. Game box has tape affixed across the lid and all sides. Box shows rub and wear to the corners and edges. All box text is clear and legible, all box art is bright and vivid with NO! fading apparent.
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