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Gearworks: A steampunk strategy card game

A project in Madison, WI by PieceKeeper Games

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Sudoku meets steampunk in a visually stunning card game for 2-4 players.
Backers: 1129
Average Pledge Per Backer: $40

Funded: $45,639 of $9,000
Dates: Nov 14th -> Dec 6th (22 days)
Project By: PieceKeeper Games
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Latest News

And for an Encore - 1 More Stretch Goal!

December 5th - via:
Hey tinkerers, We did it! Great job everyone - we unlocked the final goal! That was all we had planned for stretch goals... But there are still 3 hours left! Who are we kidding - let's go for one more stretch goal! Read on for how you can help us... (Read More)

Plot Twist, Contraption Vote & 6 Hrs Left!

December 5th - via:
Hey tinkerers, We're in the final 6 hours! Thank you, thank you to all our new backers. We'll catch up on personal thank yous soon enough. Read on about our newly unlocked stretch goals (which includes a nice plot twist) and vote on the next... (Read More)

Final Stretch Goals & Solo Play

December 4th - via:
Hey tinkerers, What a day! Thanks to all our new backers we are knocking down stretch goals! We have only 32 hours left so let's make them count - keep spreading the word! Read on for our final 3 stretch goals, a little more about solo play, and see... (Read More)

HUGE Reveal, Playmat PnP, & Final 48 Hours!

December 4th - via:
Hey tinkerers, We just entered the final 48 hours! That means there will be much more activity on this page so stay tuned in. Thank you to all our new backers - we're so glad you're here! Read on for our largest reveal, a new playmat PnP add-on,... (Read More)

More Unlocked Goals, Final 72 Hours

December 3rd - via:
Hey tinkerers, Y'all are awesome! We'd like to thank all our new backers. Yesterday you unlocked two goals! And we're not done yet. This is going to be fun to see what else we can unlock - keep spreading the word! Read on to see our latest vote... (Read More)

LIVE Reddit AMA & Vote Now!

November 30th - via:
Hey tinkerers, Things are really looking up! Welcome aboard and thanks to all our new backers - y'all are great!  We just unlocked two new Contraption cards. Read on for 3 ways your vote matters, including one right now! #1 Reddit Ask Me... (Read More)

$22k Goal Unlocked, New Contraptions, Final Week!

November 28th - via:
Hey tinkerers, Wow! We just passed $22k and unlocked the female tinkerer. Read on to see what's in store over the final week of the campaign. Your votes unlock more contraptions! We'd like to extend a big thank you to all our new backers - y'all are... (Read More)

New Art & Thanksgiving Gift

November 26th - via:
Hi tinkerers, We hope y'all enjoyed time with people important to you over the past few days. We have a lot to be thankful for (including all of our wonderful new backers - thank you so much!) Read on to see the character art for Red Tinkerer, poll... (Read More)

Vote Now, Unlock Contraption via Social Goal

November 22nd - via:
Hey tinkerers, Thanks for all your great ideas. We loved reading through the names and contraptions you submitted. Also a big thanks to all of our new backers!  Read on to see how you can help add an extra Contraption card to the game. Thanksgiving... (Read More)

Tinkerer Card Unlocked & Your Ideas

November 20th - via:
Hi tinkerers, Alright, we knocked out the mysterious Tinkerer card! Way to go team! A big thanks to all of our new backers, y'all are wonderful.  Read more about what we unlocked, how to get your idea in the game, and the next stretch goals (woof,... (Read More)

Live Stream Today @ 1:30 pm CST, Local Demos & Reddit

November 18th - via:
Hey tinkerers, Thank you to all our new backers! We are so glad you are a part of this project. Great job! We just knocked out the Helicopter stretch goal and are making good progress towards the mysterious Tinkerer card… Learn more about a few... (Read More)

2 Stretch Goals Unlocked & A New Card Type!

November 17th - via:
Hey tinkerers, First off, thanks to all of our new backers. We're so glad to have y'all enter our workshop and be a part of this project. Day 3 RecapThings are really looking up!  We knocked out not one, but TWO stretch goals today.  We also... (Read More)

FUNDED in 1 Day & Building Momentum

November 15th - via:
Woo hoo! We did it!Thanks to all of you, we hit our funding goal in 1 day! This is so incredible. Read on for how you can help keep the momentum going and see what's next (a new contraption). Keep the momentum goingNow that Gearworks is funded,... (Read More)

86% Funded, New Contraption Cards & Contraption Face-Off

November 15th - via:
Hi Tinkerers,First off, we'd just like to extend a big thank you for your support of the Gearworks campaign! We couldn't do this without you. A recent play of Gearworks on the stunning playmat. Terrific Day 1We raised over $7,500 by midnight CST (a... (Read More)

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