“Every spring, celebrants gather to spread colour and cheer during one of India’s most vibrant festivals. With your friends, move around the festival grounds throwing colored ‘gulaal’ powder onto each other and the crowd. Aim higher and let your color fall from above on as many people as you can.”Read More
Category: Kickstart This!
The purpose of Kickstart This! is to alert our readers to Kickstarter campaigns entering their final week. These are the pick of the Kickstarter litter in our opinion, and if we could, we’d be personally backing every last one of these.
So take a look at these campaigns if they haven’t yet crossed your radar!
“A strategy game driven by a deck-building mechanic,” where “players seek to lead the most favored cult in the final days before Armageddon.”Read More
A re-printing of Cole Wehrle’s top-notch redesign and 2nd edition of Pax Pamir, a tableau-builder where “players assume the role of nineteenth century Afghan leaders, attempting to forge a new state after the collapse of the Durrani Empire” amidst shifting allegiances between the British, Russian, and Afghan forces.Read More
Chronicles of Crime: 1400, Chronicles of Crime: 1900, and Chronicles of Crime: 2400 are three new standalone games in the Chronicles of Crime series connected through the link of the shared narrative lineage of the Lavel family and their members’ penchant for solving crimes.Read More
“A competitive card game of area control, bluff and treachery in which players scheme and fight for influence and power as immortal vampires, fighting to conquer the role of Prince of Chicago as one of the vampire Clans of the Camarilla.”Read More
“A competitive, arena-styled card game set in a chaotic alien universe whose guardians have turned on each other, vying for ultimate godhood. Featuring strategic free-for-all combat, Endogenesis can be enjoyed competitively, cooperatively, or via solo play. Take on the role of a cosmic spirit with access to otherworldly realms. Collect skills from the Realm of Knowledge to customize your character with different powers, and upgrade them with Shards that you earn by defeating your enemies.”Read More
“Public Market is a tile drafting and tile-laying game set in the Pacific Northwest. Players will venture out on to the open waters of the Pacific, haul in fresh fish (represented as polyominoes), and carefully pack the fish into an ice chest (ideally around the crabs and ice cubes already present). Once the player feels comfortable with the amount of fish in their ice chest, they head to the market to fulfill contracts to outsell their competition and build their reputation up with the local canneries.”Read More