ESSEN The Game

A project in Brussels, Belgium by Geek Attitude Games

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With ESSEN The Game, live or relive a crazy day at the Spiel, the famous German Game Fair.
Backers: 540
Average Pledge Per Backer: $64

Funded: $34,482 of $30,000
Dates: Jun 6th -> Jun 30th (24 days)
Project By: Geek Attitude Games
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Latest News

103% - ESSEN The Game is borned

June 27th - via:
First of all, in the name of the GAG Team, I want to thank all of you for your active contribution to the birth of ESSEN The Game ... oups ESSEN Your Game. As announced this morning, today was the Day, but not yet the last day.      So what... (Read More)


June 25th - via:
WOW ! Champagne ! YOU did it ! Thank you everybody ! This is note "ESSEN THE GAME" anymore...  but "ESSEN YOUR GAME" ! 30.000$ in only 3 weeks... Very good for the first game of a young company, isn'it ? But GAME IS NOT YET OVER ! It remains 3 days... (Read More)

92% - New stretch goal unlocked - Nouveau stretch goal débloqué

June 24th - via:
We have just reached the 600 Facebook shares. We are pleased to announce that the 2 first 'last turn' tiles are unlocked.  But what is it about ? During the setup, you will choose randomly one of the last turn tiles and put it, face down, on the box... (Read More)

Who is the first ?

June 23rd - via:
Hi guys !  90% are in sight ! And to determine who goes first in Essen The Game and all of the other great games you own, check out Start Player Express, from our friends of BEZIER GAMES :... (Read More)

85% - BGG Hotness

June 21st - via:
Since 2 days, ESSEN The Game has reached the top 7 of BGG Hotness with a direct impact on the campaign : about 5% of funding every day. I'm glad to announce that this sunny morning (at least at Brussels), we have reached 85% of the minimal funding to... (Read More)

German Rules - Règles en allemand

June 20th - via:
Here they are, the German rules are available. We would like to express our thanks to Jan Ostmann and Sebastian Hoppenrath, who did an amazing job to translate the rules of ESSEN The Game in German. As discussed, let's meet at the Spiel next... (Read More)

80% - First Stretch Goal unlocked - Premier Stretch Goal débloqué

June 20th - via:
Since we have reorganized the Stretch Goals and thank to your active participation to share the campaign on your social media, the first Stretch Goal is unlocked. The first one of a long list. Today is the start of a more dynamic campaign. 5% has... (Read More)

78% - BGG Contest

June 20th - via:
Today we have launched a contest on BGG. Here is the link if you want to participate. It will end on June 26th Good luck ------------ Aujourd'hui nous avons lancé un concours sur BGG. Si vous voulez y participer, voicile lien. Le concours se... (Read More)

The League of Nonsensical Gamers Kickstarter Spotlight

June 20th - via:
Better late than never, right? Right? Origins ate up a lot of the League’s time last week, so enjoy this double helping of Kickstarter projects, and get prepared for some juicy tidbits that came from the convention! (Read More)

NL rules uploaded

June 19th - via:
The Dutch rules have been uploaded (gameplay section of the KS page). We want to thank E&E Spellenmollen for their translation of the rules, they did an amazing job !!! This weekend we will come to show you ESSEN The Game at Gent Zomerspel... (Read More)

75% - Stretch goals reoganisation / Réorganisation des Stretch Goals

June 19th - via:
As explained in the ‘risks and challenges’ section, this is our first Kickstarter and we are continuously learning. No room for complaining, only room for solutions and improvements. Today the campaign has reached 75% of its funding. First of all... (Read More)

60% - New shipping fees / Nouveaux tarifs frais d'envoi

June 9th - via:
Paying close attention to your comments and in order to grant the success of the Kickstarter campaign, we have decided to cover partially the shipping fees at our own. Here is the new shipping fees table that backers have to apply to their pledge... (Read More)

Bilan du 1er jour - 51% - 1st day report

June 6th - via:
Nous tenons à tous vous remercier pour votre soutien. Ces premières 24h ont été fulgurantes et ne nous ont pas laissé beaucoup de temps libre. Quelle expérience ! Bilan des 24 premières heures : 51% de la campagne financée.  Mais la campagne... (Read More)

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