Manufacturer: Academy Games
Freedom - The Underground Railroad is a challenging cooperative game pitting the players against the institution of slavery during the early 1800's thru the Civil War.
Players work together for the Abolitionist cause, raising funds and moving slaves from the Southern States to freedom in Canada. But every move risks alerting the slave catchers, who roam the board trying to return the runaway slaves back to the plantations.
Freedom is an engaging game about a pivotal time in American history. Players become familiar with the important historical figures, political agendas, and crucial events that unfolded to change American history and begin to bring freedom to an enslaved people.
Teamwork - Players strategize together to achieve their objectives and win against the game.
Fun - Easy rules with continual involvement by all players.
Educational - Players take on the roles of important historical Abolitionist characters and learn about this important chapter of American history between 1800 - 1865.
Freedom is a fun cooperative game that challenges 1 to 4 players to advance the Abolitionist cause to end slavery.
1 Lead Player Lantern
17 Support Tokens
13 Fundraising Tokens
27 Conductor Tokens
Slave Catcher & Movement Dice
96 Slave Cubes
5 Slave Catcher Markers
52 Abolitionist Cards
6 Role Cards
18 Slave Market Cards
Map & Token Board
4 Victory Condition Cards
6 Player Mats
Game Length: 60-120 minutes
NOTE: This is the 2013 Academy Games English 1st Edition.