Unbearable Winter: The Board Game

Emergents: Genesis—A Superhero Deckbuilding Game

A project in New York, NY by Anthony Conta
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A PvP multi-player superhero themed deckbuilding game, set in the Emergents Universe created by Brian David-Marshall.
Backers: 576
Average Pledge Per Backer: $44

Funded: $25,098 of $18,000
Dates: Nov 18th -> Dec 19th (32 days)
Project By: Anthony Conta
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Latest News

Final Spoilers!

December 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, Here's what's happening in the world of Emergents: Genesis: Add Ons!We've been getting requests for add ons, and we've added one - if anyone would like the Print and Play files, but backed at a reward level that doesn't have them, you... (Read More)

More Swag Unlocked!

December 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everybody, Here's what's happening in the world of Emergents: Genesis: Even More Shipping Destinations!We keep adding them; if you want the game or know someone that does, let us know - we can probably make it happen. Even More Demos!Don't... (Read More)

Come Play Emergents With the Creators!

December 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, Just a quick update - we forgot to mention that we will be demoing not once, but TWICE this week. So if you live in or near NYC, we'd love to play the game with each of you.  On Tuesday (tomorrow!) at 7PM, we'll be at the Uncommons... (Read More)

Stretch Goals and Spoilers

December 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everybody, Here's what's happening in the world of Emergents: Genesis: Stretch Goals!We're well past funded, and on our way to unlocking stretch goals! We've already unlocked one, and we're approaching another as we speak. Check it out: We'll... (Read More)

We're Funded! Also, Spoilers!

December 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, Here's what's happening in the world of Emergents: Genesis: We're Funded! This just in--we're funded! Emergents: Genesis is happening! We're so, so, so very excited and grateful for each and every one of you. This wouldn't be... (Read More)

Holiday Sale!

December 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, Here's what's happening in the world of Emergents: Genesis: Figure Holiday Sale!It's the holidays, and we're in a giving spirit--so much so that we've decided to reduce the cost of every pledge with a figure in it by 20%! Now, these... (Read More)

Rules and Reviews

December 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, Here's what's happening in the world of Emergents: Genesis: More Shipping Options!We're now shipping to Malaysia, so if you have friends who'd like a copy, let them know! Updated Rulebook!We've added graphics, cleaned up some of the... (Read More)

Figurine Update and Another Spoiler

December 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone,  Here's what's happening in the world of Emergents: Genesis: Figures UpdateOur "sculptor", Vernon Gibbs II (known for his amazing action figure work), has been hard at work on our one of a kind figurines for each Professor and for... (Read More)

Over 75%, and a New Spoiler!

December 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, Here's what's happening in the world of Emergents: Genesis: We're Over 3/4ths Towards Our Goal!That's right, we hit over $13,500 as of yesterday, meaning we are SO SO CLOSE to getting funded--that's with over half the time in our... (Read More)

Contest Results!

December 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone,  Here's what's happening in the world of Emergents: Genesis: Contest ResultsThe results are in--the contest ended this Monday at 12AM EST. How'd we do? Let's take a look: 1) We get 29 new backers.  We got somewhere around 50 backers... (Read More)

Sculptors--Playing with Fire

November 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everybody, Here's what's happening in the world of Emergents: Genesis: Contest UpdateWe are less than 24 hours away from the end of the contest! The contest runs until Monday, 12AM EST. We're looking to unlock four heroes, based on four goals.... (Read More)

Contest Update

November 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, Here's what's going on in the world of Emergents: Genesis: Over 66%!We've hit a huge milestone in the campaign--we are past $12,000! That means we're over 2/3rds the way towards our goal, and in less than two weeks. That's fantastic,... (Read More)

Non-Stops--Can't Stop, Won't Stop

November 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everybody, Here's what's going on in the world of Emergents: Genesis: More Shipping OptionsWe've added Spain and Poland to the places we're now shipping to. If you or your friends have any other places you'd like us to ship, just let us know!... (Read More)

Happy Thanksgiving!

November 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, Here's what's going on in the world of Emergents: Genesis: Happy Thanksgiving! All of us who've worked on this project wanted to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving is a holiday all about gathering with family and reflecting... (Read More)

Birthday Contest!

November 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, Here's what's going on in the world of Emergents: Genesis: More Shipping Options!We've added Sweden, Japan and Australia to the ever growing list of places we can ship to--so if you or your friends wanted physical copies of the game... (Read More)

Backer Icons and More!

November 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, Here's what's happening in the world of Emergents: Genesis: We're on Board Game Geek!We now have our very own Board Game Geek page! If you've played a version of the game before, we'd love for you to leave a review. Alternatively, you... (Read More)

Acolytes: Countering Their Opponents' Moves

November 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Here's what going on in the world of Emergents: Genesis: Acolytes The Acolyte mechanic is Counter--Counter basically says "Defend for X, then Attack back for X". What that means is that if someone attacks you, you can not only prevent that damage,... (Read More)

StrongHarms & Figures

November 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Here's what happening in the world of Emergents: Genesis: Action Figure Update!We've got a picture of one of the figures, Helios. It's still a work in progress, but we wanted to show you guys what they're starting to look like: Look at all that... (Read More)

Gameplay Video and More Spoilers!

November 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Here's what's going on in the world of Emergents: Genesis: Almost Halfway There!We're super close to 50%, in just four days! We're doing a great job, and hoping to hit the halfway mark by the end of the weekend. Gameplay Video!We've made a gameplay... (Read More)

More Spoilers--Bookworm Emerges!

November 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, Here's what's been going on in the world of Emergents: Genesis. Gameplay Video!Kyle and I shot a tutorial video, which we're in the process of editing. That video should be going up on the page this weekend. Brian's in Ottawa!Those of... (Read More)

Day Two Done, Over $7,000!

November 20th - via: kickstarter.com
We're 48 hours into the campaign, and we've hit over seven thousand dollars! That's great! Thanks again everyone for your support--we wouldn't be able to do it without you. So far, people have shared a lot of their suggestions and comments for the... (Read More)

Day One in the Books!

November 19th - via: kickstarter.com
You're all amazing. After just ONE DAY of the campaign being active, we have over 150 backers and are over ONE THIRD of our way to our goal! That's some super work, everyone. We are all incredibly grateful to each and every one of you for believing... (Read More)

'Emergents: Genesis' now on Kickstarter

November 18th - via: examiner.com
Today Nov. 18, 2014 Brian David-Marshall, who's known to many Magic: The Gathering players for his long history of organizing tournaments and as a commentator in Pro Tour events, launched a Kickstarter for a new indie game Emergents: Genesis. Co-created with Anthony Conta of Urban Island Games, Matt Ferrando, Kyle Gallagher, Miles Rodriguez, Matthew Wang, Jason Narvaez, and Steve Ellis, at its core, Emergents: Genesis is a competitive multiplayer deckbuilding game. (Read More)

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