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Richard Borg's The Great War: French Army expansion

A project in Brighton and Hove City, UK by Will Townshend, PSC Games

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A French Army expansion for Richard Borg's The Great War board game PLUS the reissued core game.
Backers: 1085
Average Pledge Per Backer: £84

Funded: £91,200 of £12,000
Dates: Nov 13th -> Nov 30th (18 days)
Project By: Will Townshend, PSC Games
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Latest News

Stretch goal 16 unlocked! We need one last push to unlock the second British officer!

November 30th - via:
With just a couple of hours to go, the second pose for the German officer special personnel figure has been unlocked! Thank you. Can we hit that next stretch goal, the second British officer, before the campaign ends at 3pm UK time?  Let’s hope so... (Read More)

Stretch goal 15 unlocked: Two French officers went to war...

November 30th - via:
We're entering the final few hours of the Kickstarter campaign, so now's the time to come on board if you're not already a backer. We've just unlocked the second pose for the French officer special personnel figure, and the German and British officer... (Read More)

Our final 24 hours – and stretch goal 14 is now unlocked!

November 29th - via:
We’ve just entered the final 24 hours of our campaign, so if you’re thinking of coming on board, now is the time to do so! Within the past couple of hours we’ve unlocked stretch goal 14 – the extra battle dice – which we think is a helpful... (Read More)

Stretch goal 13 unlocked!

November 29th - via:
Thanks to everyone who has got behind the campaign or upped their pledge in the past few days. As a result, we've now unlocked stretch goal 13, the Kickstarter exclusive French tank stat card and tokens that will be sent to all backers (whether you... (Read More)

Special personnel roll call

November 28th - via:
There’s been some speculation about how many of each special personnel figure will appear in each army. You all know there will be 14 French and 18 for both the British and Germans, and we’ve seen a few people speculating on the exact... (Read More)

Latest stretch goals revealed!

November 27th - via:
Well, we just keep rolling on! Thank you for your support so far. And, by way of thanks, we’re revealing a few more stretch goals that we really, really hope we can unlock in the final 3 days of the campaign. Here goes: Stretch goal 14: GBP... (Read More)

Stretch goal 13 clarification: French tank stat cards and tank tokens

November 27th - via:
Just a very quick update to clarify the Kickstarter exclusive French tank stat cards and tank tokens… our communications were disrupted between HQ and the front line (someone shot our pigeon!). The tank stat card and tokens will be sent to backers... (Read More)

French Army miniatures preview: 3D prints

November 27th - via:
Ahead of demoing the game at Essen in October 2017, we got some 3D prints of the French Army minis made for us, and thought you might like to see some photos (we know that not everyone could make it to Essen!). Because of the way plastic production... (Read More)

Stretch goal 13 announced: A Kickstarter exclusive for the French tank pack

November 27th - via:
Our latest stretch goal to be announced (GBP £75,000) is for all of you tankers out there! If you buy our French tank pack through the Kickstarter, you’ll receive an exclusive summary card detailing the Schneider and Saint Chamond’s stats for... (Read More)

Introducing The Great War’s specialists

November 23rd - via:
We’ve previously mentioned that the French Army expansion introduces new special personnel figures. The French Army expansion contains the special personnel figures for all three armies: French, German, and British. But what do they do in the... (Read More)

Stretch goal 11 is unlocked!

November 21st - via:
Thanks once again to our wonderful backers, we've unlocked the next stretch goal: Stretch goal 11: GBP £65,000 – UNLOCKED! French tank scenario pack 3: Two new scenarios including French tanks. (FRENCH ARMY) This brings us up to six new scenarios... (Read More)

Update on shipping prices

November 20th - via:
Part of our goal to ‘get things right’ is to offer cost effective but reliable shipping to our backers. We want your games to 1) arrive with you safely, and 2) arrive in one piece, so we need to hunt around to find the best options. We also... (Read More)

New stretch goals added … and a little bit of news about FT-17s

November 20th - via:
Thanks to your on-going support for this campaign, we’re able to add some further stretch goals. As we’re now going to produce the tanks so many of you asked for, we want to support them properly with scenarios. So the next two stretch goals to... (Read More)

Lots of news and new stretch goals revealed!

November 17th - via:
This is a big update, so here’s the ‘executive summary’: We are offering French tanks as an optional buy. We are offering the new, larger sized card decks as an optional buy. We will be adding French tank scenarios and decals as stretch goals.... (Read More)

We've added some FAQs

November 16th - via:
Some questions have come up several times now, so we've started an FAQ list, linked from the main page. We'll add more FAQs as and when we come up with answers for those outstanding questions. We are pondering them all but sometimes need to get our... (Read More)

German and British special personnel unlocked!

November 16th - via:
Many thanks to all of our backers – we’ve now unlocked both special personnel stretch goals so these miniatures will now be included in the French Army expansion.  Here’s a little taster of the digital sculpts…      (Read More)

What’s changed in The Great War Centenary edition?

November 15th - via:
The first printing of The Great War has sold through, so we have decided to reprint the game with a few changes. They are mostly cosmetic, so we don’t want to call this a ‘second edition’. The biggest change is to the miniatures: We’re now... (Read More)

French riflemen sculpts

November 14th - via:
Stretch goals 3 & 4 have been unlocked, so we can now reveal those new poses! Shown here are the digital sculpts for our first three riflemen ...  and we're not far off of hitting the next one!  (Read More)

First stretch goals unlocked

November 14th - via:
Great news – the first four stretch goals have been unlocked within our first 24 hours: Stretch goal 1: GBP £15,000 – UNLOCKED! Command and combat cards in the reissued edition of The Great War will be upgraded from bridge to poker size, and the... (Read More)

Richard Borg

November 14th - via:
[VIDEO] - We are very pleased to announce a French Army expansion for our board game The Great War, Richard Borg (Read More)

The Great War: The French Army launches on Kickstarter

November 14th - via:
PSC Games have launched a Kickstarter project to fund the next expansion for 'The Great War' series of World War I boardgames. Following on from the core game and the Tank expansion, The French Army box set gives figures, rules and scenarios for using this army in the game. (Read More)

We’re funded!!!

November 13th - via:
Woo-hoo! We’ve managed to hit our target amount within a few hours of the Kickstarter campaign going live, so the project is definitely going to happen! Thanks to everyone who has already pledged – it will be great if we can unlock all of the... (Read More)

French Army Expansion now on Kickstarter! - The Great War

November 13th - via:
The Great War is the latest adaptation of Richard Borg (Read More)

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