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Steam Donkey! An original Steam-punk card game design!

A project in Epsom, UK by Ragnar Brothers

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A card game with a twist! Race to attract visitors to your Victorian Steam-punk sea-side resort and achieve the glory you deserve!
Backers: 285
Average Pledge Per Backer: £17

Funded: £4,807 of £4,000
Dates: Feb 16th -> Mar 23rd (35 days)
Project By: Ragnar Brothers
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Latest News

Almost reached the target amount!

March 18th - via:
Hopefully the next day or so will see us reach the target figure and we can motor on to get the rest of the artwork and move into production mode. Here is a look at another of the cards from the game: The Steam Train  (Read More)

The Lord Admiral

March 13th - via:
The Lord Admiral card  (Read More)

Two new card designs.

March 10th - via:
Hi Everyone - we push along towards the target and we are optimistic that we will reach the goal, but of course please continue to publicise and encourage people to back us. Here are the latest card re-workings... the corners will be rounded and the... (Read More)

New card layout

March 7th - via:
Perhaps belatedly here is a view of what the cards will look like in the finished game - hope you like it and remember that the cards will be round cornered when cut and the borders a little more trim. Size will be 87 mm x 56 mm. This image is RGB,... (Read More)

Feedback on the cards...

March 4th - via:
Recent feed-back has suggested the art-work is great, but the cards themselves (background etc.) need improvement. Not a problem - these were provisional samples we  made up to show the artwork off and the finished cards will look much better and... (Read More)

Good news about the 'special' cards for Steam Donkey!

March 3rd - via:
We have looked at costings with our manufacturer and to our surprise, the extra four cards can be included for considerably less than we had presumed. Therefore we will be including them in the game at the basic target level - even better value for... (Read More)

Draft rules posted on Steam Donkey BGG page.

February 25th - via:
Here is a link to the draft rules   (Read More)

Run through of game play video.

February 24th - via:
We have put together a run through of quite a lot of the rules in Steam Donkey as we play through a few turns of the game - bear with us, as we are not the most natural actors!  (Read More)

Another sample card from the game!

February 21st - via:
Another Amusement - the Punch and Judy show! Punch and Judy  (Read More)

Sample card from the game (draft form).

February 21st - via:
Here is a draft card for an Amusement: The Bandstand! Showing how many cards (Visitors) can be stacked on it and how many Donkey cards are needed to build The Bandstand in your resort. It's points value at the end of the game is shown in the bottom... (Read More)

Steam Donkey Competition!

February 21st - via:
We're hoping to reach an extended stretch goal (£5000) whereby we will include an extra four cards to the game. Each card will have an image on face and reverse (so eight in total) showing an authentic Victorian sea-side resort. These cards will... (Read More)

Stay tuned!

February 21st - via:
We are just putting together some images of what the cards will look like in the game - they will be provisional images of course as we have only a few images complete currently but later today I hope to post these for your perusal. Gary  (Read More)

We are off to a great start!

February 18th - via:
More info on the game for you - please spread the word to friends and even people on the bus or train to work! Steam Donkey a Steampunk card game for 2 - 4 players from Ragnar Brothers. The game takes around 15 minutes per player to play.   There... (Read More)

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