Derscheid Games Announces Bonus to First 100 Preorders of 18IA:Building Iowa's Railroads

Discounted preorders for the boardgame 18IA: Building Iowa's Railroads have begun, and include bonus material for the first 100 customers preordering.

Houston, TX, June 18, 2008 --( Todd Derscheid, designer of "18IA: Building Iowa's Railroads," announces that the first 100 customers to preorder 18IA will receive a special bonus sheet of tiles and private company tokens when the game is produced. Customers who preorder can also opt for a signed and numbered original.

18IA is a economic strategy game for 2-5 players lasting about 240 minutes, set in Iowa and simulating the rise of Iowa's rail network. 18IA incorporates elements of the popular 18xx game series (originated by Francis Tresham's groundbreaking "1829," "1830," and "1825" series of games).

Preorders and preregistrations for 18IA have already begun, with an estimated printing date of Q4 2009. Following the system premiered by GMT Games, Derscheid is offering 18IA preorders at the discounted price of $37.75 plus shipping and Texas sales/use tax (projected MSRP is $75.00), and includes a no-shipping option for those who wish to pick up their copy in Houston once the printing is complete.

For more information or to reserve your copy today, contact Todd Derscheid.

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