The Kickstarter Weekly, August 5th – 11th

Featuring 6 Currently-Running Kickstarters including On Mars: Alien Invasion, Pulp Invasion X2, Rat Queens: To the Slaughter, Soul Raiders, Chronicles of Drunagor: Age of Darkness Apocalypse (on Gamefound), and Volfyirion Guilds.

Also 2 Backed Kickstarters, 7 Acquired Games, and 5 Played Games, including Beyond the Sun, Bushido, Curious Cargo, Coffee Traders, Cosmic Frog, Distilled, Freshwater Fly, Imperium: Classics, Imperium: Legends, Kanban EV, Kemet: Blood & Sand, On Mars: Alien Invasion, and Unlock! Secret Adventures.

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Merv: The Heart of the Silk Road First Impressions

“Merv: The Heart of the Silk Road is a tense economic game charting the rise and fall of the greatest city in the world. In Merv, players are vying to amass power and wealth in the prosperous heart of the Silk Road. Through careful court intrigue, timely donations to the grand mosque, and favorable trade deals, players attempt to redirect as much of that prosperity as possible into their own pockets. Meanwhile, beyond the city walls Mongol hordes approach. If you help construct the city walls, you give up on precious opportunities to build up your own stature, but leave it unprotected and you will burn with the city.”

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