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Medal 76: Mixed Goods

If you are fortunate enough to win the bonus Red Kite during the first era, you can tick this medal off as early as era 1. There can be some confusion over how to achieve this medal, so let’s take a quick look. What we are trying to accomplish is “deliver six different goods to […]

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Player Profiles and Pretty Stars

Want to know a little bit more about a player? Often you can gather the information you need from a simple look at the players profile. Simply left-click on your chosen target and select ‘show profile’. The Player Profile Your basic profile on the office tab is broken up into 3 main sections. The information in […]

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Era 2: Engine House and Popular Trains

With the dawn of  new era comes the opportunity to upgrade that engine shed. You’ll remember that the engine shed is capped to a maximum level each era, making it unique among the other train station buildings where you are restricted only by the amount of cash, gold or vouchers you are wiling to throw […]

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Cal’s Thoughts: Sprint and Marathon Players

There is no singular ‘right way’ to have a great game in Rail Nation; for many rounds now I have watched players employ a variety of differing play-styles with similar degrees of success (or failure). What does stand out to me are the “sprinters” and the “marathon” players. Each round I see a lot of […]

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Era 2: Required Goods and the Supply Chain

As cities on the map grow to the next level in the second era, new industries will become available. The original selection of goods from the first era continues in addition to a further 8 goods as shown above. Let’s Talk Wagons: Simply owning engines is not enough to haul goods – you must also have […]

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Era 1: Engine House and Popular Trains

The Engine House is generally considered the most important building in your train station to upgrade. This is because the level of your engine house determines how many trains you can own and operate at any one time. More trains = more money. Starting Out When starting the round,  you will have a Level 1 engine […]