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Quest For Gaia

A project in Cleveland, OH by Open Door Games LLC

Cancelled by Creator

A galactic saga for 1-5 players in under 2 hours. In this Euro-style game, create player made races and shape unique civilizations!
Backers: 64
Average Pledge Per Backer: $71

Funded: $4,568 of $35,000
Dates: Mar 5th -> Apr 19th (45 days)
Project By: Open Door Games LLC
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April 19th - via:
Thanks everyone, We have loved the support and exchange of ideas that have flowed out of this campaign.  We will be returning late June/early July with our relaunch. We have signed up for space to GM Quest for Gaia at Origins 2019.  Come meet us!... (Read More)

We've Learned a Lot

April 18th - via:
Hello everyone! We will relaunch this year, please join the mailing list so that you can be included.  We will continue to grow the base and start the next campaign bigger and better than before! Email me at and stay with the... (Read More)

We appreciate your support, so let's finish strong!

April 12th - via:
If we have to restart our launch in a few months, we will do so with a larger base and a higher chance of success.   Staying with us will enable me to send you updates and reward all those involved with special early bird notifications. So keep... (Read More)

DayCon was fun!

April 7th - via:
We had the "Large Convention Version" our on the table for all to enjoy.  In about 5 games of Quest for Gaia on Saturday (and about 14 players) I was touched by many of the comments offered about their play experience.  Some industry brethren from... (Read More)

Quest For Gaia -Live Play + Important Announcements!

March 31st - via:
Thanks, everyone for your questions and comments during the livestream! We played the 4 Player short version of the game (14 points) and it took about 80 minutes!  Final scores were as follows: Trevor 17pts - Military/Discovery Focus (Found Gaia)... (Read More)

Come Play at DayCon!

March 24th - via:
Hello all!  We are going to DayCon convention in Dayton OH from April 5th and April 6th.  We will have 2 copies being played as well as our "Large" convention copy with fun over-sized pieces.  For those that have been following the project... (Read More)

Protospiel Cleveland 2019 Tested!

March 11th - via:
Hello everyone! Great news, Protospiel Cleveland 2019 has just ended.  We ran Quest for Gaia 5 times over two days and had a great time.   The game was universally well received!  I am also pushing hard to get shipping an manufacturing costs down... (Read More)

Shipping Updates Coming!

March 7th - via:
We are likely going with Quartermaster Logistics for our Kickstarter fullfillment!  We based our pricing on a 9 lb package, but the dimensional weight might make that go up slightly.  Their shipping is EU, CAN, and AUS friendly.    We are... (Read More)

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