Longer: Reliable & Most Affordable Desktop SLA 3D Printer

LunaTix: Star Trackers / Solar System / Lunar Lander

A project in Antwerp, Belgium by Vincent Verhoeven

Cancelled by Creator

An educational and strategic boardgame that combines real astronomy and historical space navigation. Contains a real star map!
Backers: 118
Average Pledge Per Backer: €65

Funded: €7,684 of €48,000
Dates: Dec 20th -> Feb 18th (60 days)
Project By: Vincent Verhoeven
board gamespace +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.



current pledge level
Last Updated: February 15 @ 07:02 -0500 GMT


of goal
project cancelled


trending toward
Trends are not projections.


of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

Last update

February 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Time for the next level This was my first campaign ever on KS, not as a backer, but asking for support. I never wanted to cancel the campaign at the start when things don't work out right away, because I really wanted to learn from feedback and I... (Read More)

Revamping Illustrations

February 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Demo's and tweaking We got some more invitations to Flemish gaming clubs to demonstrate the game. Yesterday we had a great time at the 'Struikrover' with two tables of 5 players and we are already scheduling a date for the revamped edition with 'de... (Read More)

Happy Chinese New Year!

February 5th - via: kickstarter.com
新年快乐! (xinnian kuaile!) Happy Chinese New Year! We start with the year of the Pig. The Pig is blessed with good fortune in life. I guess all Chinese zodiac signs are in some sort of way. I am a Monkey, but I do feel fortunate to have found... (Read More)

Gamer Leaf interview

January 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Getting Geeky with Gamer Leaf  Here is a link to an interview podcast I forgot to mention in the last update. If you missed it and you want to hear it, click on the link below. You can also download episodes to listen in your car or on the train.... (Read More)

Blood Moon Craze

January 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Lunar Eclipse Lunar Eclipse 21st January 2019 (taken by Vincent Verhoeven at Observatory Armand Pien) This morning I woke up at 3 a.m. early morning to head for work. We had a limit of 100 subscribed visitors for the lunar eclipse happening starting... (Read More)

100 Hours of Astronomy

January 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Free postal and handling fees for current backers and the backers within the next 100 hours (deadline 14/01 at 12pm GMT) Some observatories will host events during the weekend featuring our board game project. Our SSVI organisation is partnering... (Read More)

Orion: "Let's start the hunt!"

January 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Dear backers and followers, Although we are a small group of scientific educators with limited resources and modest commercial outreach capabilities, we try nonetheless to show our STEM board game on astronomy to the world, and introduce real... (Read More)

Happy New Year to all backers and followers!

January 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Vincent, Ezio and Deborah We start the year with 59 backers and 328 followers! Yes, people are interested in our project and it keeps rising. With the schools and observatories back to work next week, we will have our true campaign started. Up until... (Read More)

Short video on the TableTopia version of Star Trackers

December 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi awesome Backers, I know that most of you can't wait to try the game, especially those who haven't played it yet on one of the game fairs. Now, I took the time to make a quick tutorial and short game play overview. You only need a good browser and... (Read More)

Happy birthday to Capricorn?

December 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Well, it’s my birthday and I am “officially” a Capricorn. Well, not according to nowadays astronomy! My day of birth took place when the Sun was already shining in Sagittarius. The Sun's position now. The white area is visible to most... (Read More)

What after Christmas?

December 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all wonderful Backers! While the Christmas festivities are coming to a close in Belgium, I have noticed that even with Christmas, more backers followed. Thanks for all the extra support! Look what I got for Christmas: 'Apollo The Definitive... (Read More)

Christmas ball in Space!

December 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi to all boardgaming astronomers and astronauts, This periode of time has a special significance. Apart from the Christmas period, yesterday we just past the Winter Solstice, the days are getting longer (not for Australia, sorry ;-)) from this day... (Read More)

Less than 24H and we want to thank our first backers!

December 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, We are delighted with the positive reactions on different communication channels, especially for our trailer and game content. Many thanks to our film director Lieven Vanhove! But most of all, we want to thank our first backers who are willing to... (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!