Conquest of Orion - A Conquer the Galaxy Card Game

A project in Baltimore, MD by Escape Velocity Games

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ORION - yours to conquer. Once just a distant constellation, Orion is now being explored and colonized. Lead your alliance to victory!
Backers: 220
Average Pledge Per Backer: $30

Funded: $6,541 of $3,000
Dates: Aug 19th -> Sep 22nd (35 days)
Project By: Escape Velocity Games
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Latest News

8 Hours!

September 22nd - via:
Final 8 Hours!It's been crazy, but we're at the end now.  Thank you all so much for supporting the project!  Thanks for sharing with your friends, family, and co-workers.  My next update will be about the portraits and card design as we get... (Read More)

Geek Dad and Designer Chronicles

September 19th - via:
Final Hours!Well, today begins when I will be measuring the time in hours instead of days.  Thanks to everyone who has supported the project so far - you guys are awesome!  Keep sharing with friends and game groups and whoever you think might be... (Read More)

Project Update

September 18th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Final Week, Stretch Goal Update, and Extra Copies Pricing

September 16th - via:
Final Week!Well,it's here, the final week for Conquest of Orion.  I'm amazed that it has gone by so quickly, but at the same time, I'm eager to move on to production!  Since it is the final week, I'd like to ask everyone to take the opportunity to... (Read More)

Meet the Leaders

September 7th - via:
Project UpdateWell, we're a little over the half way mark and things are going well!  I'm hoping we can hit a few more stretch goals before the end.  Keep sharing with friends and posting on Facebook and BGG.  Thanks again! In the meantime, I've... (Read More)

Project Updates

September 4th - via:
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Stretch Goal #2 Announced!

August 30th - via:
Stretch Goal 2 - $5,000 - Working on it...  For the second stretch goal, we're going to do a fancy box! Rather than a simple tuck box, we can publish the game with a nice sturdy box that is more traditional for a boardgame. Cart Art UpdateI also got... (Read More)

Backers Only - A Project Update

August 28th - via:
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Project Updates and Stretch Goal #1 Announced!

August 25th - via:
Stretch Goal #1For the first stretch goal, we'll keep it simple (and easy)! I'd like to add a unique card back for the leader cards to make them easier to identify and separate while playing. Of course, this is not the final design of the card, but... (Read More)

100% Funded! THANK YOU!

August 21st - via:
In just over 2 days, the project is 100% funded!  I'm amazed and very thankful!  Keep sharing the project with your friends and we can go even higher.  I will be unveiling the first stretch goal soon.  Thank you so much! Steve.  (Read More)

24 Hours and 70% Funding - THANK YOU!

August 20th - via:
I was planning to do an update when we hit 25%, but I missed that... then I thought 50%, but that went by pretty quickly too.  The project has only been live for 24 hours and we're already at over 70%!  So, now I'm saying thank you for your... (Read More)

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