EONS - A Strategic Universe Development game from GN Studios

A project in Dallas, TX by Gamer Nation Studios

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EONS is a resource mgmt strategy game where players build & destroy stars & planets to create the best universe, score points and win.
Backers: 442
Average Pledge Per Backer: $64

Funded: $28,319 of $18,500
Dates: Feb 11th -> Mar 17th (35 days)
Project By: Gamer Nation Studios
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Latest News

First Production Update

April 1st - via: kickstarter.com
It has been a couple of weeks since our last update and we want to keep you all in the loop about what we are up to over here at GNS, as well as what is going on across the bigger pond at our production facility. First, the prototypes for all you big... (Read More)


March 18th - via: kickstarter.com
We had a great run!  Thank you to all 442 of you who are helping make this game a reality! We have some housekeeping ahead of us in the next few days, and need your help to expedite things... PLANET AND STAR BACKERS: YOU MUST HAVE YOUR PLANET OR... (Read More)

Final 6 Hours! 900 bucks to Neutron Stars!

March 17th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Reaper Mini Update - CoOp Rules

March 16th - via: kickstarter.com
We had a suggestion since it looks like the coop printed rules and the secret agendas may not happen, that some of our backers would like to purchase one-off productions of the rules sheet and secret agenda cards, so we say, sure. IF you want to,... (Read More)

60 Hours Left! Details for our live dev chat podcast...

March 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Less than 2 and a half days to go, as we close on our push to the next stretch goal!  We are so awed and amazed by you all, and your support of this amazing game.  And we want to celebrate!  Our last update announced a live "podcast-a-thon" this... (Read More)

So Much Awesome, So Little Time!

March 13th - via: kickstarter.com
PODCAST SPECIAL ON SUNDAY!  Funding party with Andy Hurley, Drummer for Fallout Boy live in studio!  Sam Witwer, star of Being Human also plans to appear during the show! Gamer Nation, we have a problem!  We have much more awesome to give and are... (Read More)

Let's Talk Rules Changes

March 13th - via: kickstarter.com
There will be two updates today, one for rules and one to bring an exciting announcement about stretch goals and cooperative play as we wind the project down. Many of you have asked about rules changes and why they changed, so I would like to address... (Read More)

Final Week! Let's Push to the Finish! Look - A Play Test Video!

March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
One Week To Go and We are looking pretty good to hit $27,500! So Dave had a brainstorm the other night. What if, after we get the Neutron Stars at $27,500 and steamed on to $35,000...we actually printed a couple of blank cosmos cards for you to make... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Met! On to Neutron Stars!

March 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you all, we have some momentum now!  We are through the first stretch goal at $21,000 and are moving forward to Neutron Stars at $27,500!  $27,500 you say?  Yup!  Some number crunching tells us we can get these in the game sooner, so let's... (Read More)


March 6th - via: kickstarter.com
We got to talk with the factory late last night, and worked out how to make the cost per card go down when we add the cards to the deck to make the nebulae and neutron stars a reality.  Here is what we came up with as our new and improved Stretch... (Read More)

Gamer Nation Studios Partners with Reaper Miniatures for Eons Kickstarter

March 4th - via: tabletopgamingnews.com
Today, Gamer Nation LLC, known publicly as Gamer Nation Studios announced that they have reached an agreement with Reaper Miniatures to produce a limited edition collectible as a part of their EONS Kickstarter campaign. EONS has drawn praise in recent weeks as more and more people are able to publicly play test the game, and the Kickstarter campaign funded by hitting the $18,500 goal in just over 2 weeks. With Two weeks remaining in the project, it is poised to break through the $20,000 mark today. (Read More)

Dallas Mom Invents Educational Astronomy Board Game – Funds Dream With $20,000 in 17 Days Through Crowd Funding.

February 28th - via: gsa.thegamernation.org
ALLEN, TX — If you ask Krista Witt, a 29 year old mom from Allen what her passions are, you will probably get this answer: My family, My work, Star Wars and astronomy! An avid devotee to “Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking” on the Discovery Channel, Krista will tell anyone who listens that we are all made of stardust and that everything we have was made possible through the epic destructive power of the incredible cosmic engines we call stars. (Read More)

Eons in the Making – A New Boardgame Campaign on Kickstarter

I knew I loved space the day I heard it was in the newspapers there were such things as “black holes!” These mysterious celestial cannibals could, just maybe, consume all of the Earth, our Sun and well, anything else that got in their way. That had to have been some time in 1976. Then the Walt Disney Company released this dud, and well, Black Holes didn’t seem all that cool anymore. (Read More)

Interview with Gamer Nation Studios: Eons

February 13th - via: dmfiat.com
A few days ago we interviewed Dave, Chris, and Krista from Gamer Nation Studios, the team behind Edition Wars . We got to talk to them about their newest game Eons, where you take on the role of a universal architect creating the universe. (Read More)

Developer Blog: EONS part 2

February 5th - via: thegamernation.org
With playtesting in full swing for EONS, several rules have been modified, but I am very pleased to say that after six weeks of solid playtesting, we made an overhaul of the original rules and tweaked others to come up with the general ruleset that I went over in the first EONS dev blog entry, and even that has changed. (Read More)

Developer Blog: EONS part 1

January 30th - via: thegamernation.org
I am very excited to start a new developer blog on a project I am thrilled to be a designer on, called EONS. During GENCON 2012, we launched Edition Wars and began brainstorming more concepts for additional board games our company wanted to pursue. (Read More)

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