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Era of Tribes

A project in Bremen, Germany by Arne Lorenz

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A new asymmetric civilisation workerplacement strategy game for 1-4 players from 14 years+. Develop, Expand, Discover, and Interact!
Backers: 1281
Average Pledge Per Backer: €70

Funded: €89,552 of €15,000
Dates: May 2nd -> Jun 3rd (33 days)
Project By: Arne Lorenz
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Latest News

French printed rules coming!

June 3rd - via:
Yes, we will have printed french rules. But they will only come to backers in France, Canada, Suisse and Belgium. They will be added by hand to the pledges by the fulfillment centers. So come on guys from France, Belgium, Canada and suisse.... (Read More)

555% funded - 7 hours left.

June 3rd - via:
 Good morning my friends, we reached every achievable goal, that is so awsome! I cannot say thank you often enough. Thank you! You´ve been the best community one could wish for! We now have a little bit more than 7 hours left. Then the campaign... (Read More)

Live interview coming soon

June 2nd - via:
Hey dear people, watch a live interview with Marco and me at 10pm UTC+2 By the way, we are short before 80k€, what is absolutly incredible ;-) We will see in two hours! Arne ... I will have to make my hair ;-)  (Read More)

Solo play through and comments

June 2nd - via:
Hey guys. Watch Marco´s solo play through:  (Read More)

Last stretchgoal reached - 500 % funded!!

June 2nd - via:
... and still almost 24 hours to go. I do not know superlatives enough to describe my feelings. I am really proud, happy and thankful at the same time!  You can now pledge the Queen´s Edition, which includes everything we can offer you with a total... (Read More)

1000 Backer!

June 1st - via:
Awsome! We really got 1000 backer! 75k is within reach! And here again for you is the modular setup for 2-6 players: modular setup for 2 - 6 players These will be really exciting 45 hours till the end. And what is with the Sequence of Turn overview?... (Read More)

Last 48 hours coming

June 1st - via:
Good morning dear friends and backers. The campaign is in it´s final sprint... I am excited if we will make the 75k, what will mean an overall funding of 500% what would be totally unbelievable for such a small indie project. Time to say thank you... (Read More)

400% funded - 900 backer

May 29th - via:
4 days left and 400% funded... AWSOME! You have unlocked the last goal, you will get two additional Influence Cards. The "Fishermen" will give you additional influence if you control the most fishing grounds. The "Partisans" require the most historic... (Read More)

New Borders

May 28th - via:
 Hello my friends! I was not really satisfied with the borders on the modular map, e.g. when you combine water with land tiles - and some of you weren´t either. So please have a look at this. It is a bit less natural looking, but the borders  are... (Read More)

We are Rated on BGG!!!

May 27th - via:
 Good news, we are rated on BGG! Of course, our ranking is not so good because of the dummy-adjustments that level out the actual votes. I really look forward to you all having played the game and voting on BGG (please do not vote before you have... (Read More)


May 27th - via:
We really met the stretch goal for the historic battleground markers. What's the meaning of these markers? Once an important battle takes place in a province, you place a historic battleground marker in this province (+1 marker in a battle with 5 or... (Read More)

Social goal #3 -laser engraved dice

May 26th - via:
 Hello, dear backers!   I spoke with my manufacturer and we found a way to reduce the minimum number of dice required for a production run. And it will not have any effect on the quality of the dice. Therefor we decided, to make the laser-engraved... (Read More)

What did I just unpunch äähh uncut

May 24th - via:
Some of you asked for some pictures of the modular board. So I prepared a few. There are 20 additional tiles for building a frame (and some of them will be adjusted. I am not 100% satisfied with their design; and yes, there will be 50 tiles in total... (Read More)

50,000 funded!

May 23rd - via:
 Hi again!  That was much faster than I expected. Well, we will instantly unlock the next two Stretch Goals: At the end of the campaign we will get two additional double-sided "Sequence of Turn"-overviews in the languages that are used by the... (Read More)

Make Era of Tribes 4 X NOW !

May 22nd - via:
You crazy guys really did it in just two days!!!  We now have 1.111 followers on Facebook. I also decided to lower all remaining stretchgoals by 5.000€ to celebrate this with you! Landscaper´s and Emperor´s Edition are available right now! Make... (Read More)

Milestone - 300% funded!

May 21st - via:
It is incredible! We are now funded 300%. And it is only thanks to you. You made it possible! Thank you so much! We now get "Bread&Circuses“ and "Trade“ marker which will allow us to mark the progress on these areas of the action boards. ... (Read More)

1000 follower

May 20th - via:
Thank you for 1000 followers on facebook. Just 111 more to unlock the modular board! This was quite fast! Could we really make it today? Have a nice afternoon, morning or whatever ;-) Arne  (Read More)

Social goal #2 - Modular Board expansion

May 20th - via:
 Hello, my friends!  Many of you are waiting eagerly for the unlocking of the modular board pledges.  Sooner or later it will be unlocked, so why not sooner? Therefore we decided, to make it our second social media goal.  When we reach 1111... (Read More)

5 Thaler coin

May 20th - via:
Jacub finished the 5 Thaler coin. Again an amazing work! Here you can have a look at the 3D... (Read More)

It is halftime...

May 18th - via:
Hi @ all on a sunny saturday. You are laying around in the sun and I am working... HA, will change this in a moment ;-) Due to some questions and suggestions I removed the lakes from the Sahara and from Russia. I also changed the Greenland to Iceland... (Read More)

750 backers and 42k!

May 17th - via:
 Thank you for your great support and that you believe in our game. My dream is really coming true and you all are a part of it! Thank you a thousand times! Also thank you for your amazing positive feedback on our new cover. We will adjust the art... (Read More)

Great news

May 16th - via:
You did a very good job. We have more than 150 likes on BGG and almost 200 follower on Twitter now. Therefore I will unlock the metal coins add-on right now! Thank you for your help! The coins will look awsome and quality will be great!! And now for... (Read More)

3D view of the 1 Thaler coin

May 15th - via:
Kuba did a really great job and I HAVE to show you the results of his incredible work. More will follow soon! You can also click on the picture to get a 3D view to have a look at the coin. In the real coin, all decorations will have the same height.... (Read More)

Thank you to the community and presentation of social goal #1

May 14th - via:
 Hello, dear Backers!   First of all, I have to say "Thank you!" to all of you again. You are a great community and your support really keeps us moving. It's a great and wonderful experience for us.   The metal coins kept my mind occupied and I... (Read More)

VAT free for Asia and Australia

May 13th - via:
 Good news for our Asian and Australian backers. We will now work together with VFI Asia, which means VAT-free for China, Asia and Australia. ... and for all the others; we think about a new more friendly cover and box art. What do you think? Please... (Read More)

6th Stretch Goal reached! -2 New Influence Cards

May 12th - via:
 We still have 3 weeks to go but already 6 Stretch Goals have fallen! Thank you so much for your support and your kind words, you folks are wonderful! If you check Kicktraq (do it and visit as often as possible, since it increases our ranking) you... (Read More)

Chinese Tariffs

May 11th - via:
Will the new american tariff on chinese products effect the cost for "Era of Tribes"? To be honest, normally, it has to. But I decided not to punish the people for decisions made somewhere by somebody. I want you to enjoy the game without thinking... (Read More)

English review

May 10th - via:
Long waiting for it, but worth every second. Thank you Lee, for this review. I didn´t pay for it! So it´s real meanings, real feelings, real happiness you see in this video. Anh hey! This guy had fun and he really loves the game! So, enjoy the... (Read More)

Stretch Goals advanced!

May 9th - via:
 Hi dear backers and followers!  Due to your requests I decided to move one of the later Stretch Goals forward and to give you two stretch goals at once. I hope you like this decision and enjoy working with us on this great game! After years of... (Read More)

35k / 55k stretch goal - poll.

May 9th - via:
Hello dear backers, I need your feedback for the 35k and 55k Stretch Goal, which is right now a sequence of turn overview for German/English and Polish/Spanish. This overview is only needed for learning (you will learn it quickly) the game and not... (Read More)

5th Stretch Goal down!

May 9th - via:
 That´s so cool, you guys are great!   I get a lot of feedback and ideas in the commments and via PM and they all help me improving the game. Just to give you an example: Metadna provides not only great ideas and created a history behind the coins... (Read More)

Coins wanted?

May 7th - via:
Dear backers, may I have your thoughts on these coins? Many of you want Metal coins, so want I ;-)  (Read More)

Pink instead of white

May 7th - via:
Hy dear backers, please keep in mind, that the colours for the King´s pledge are not white and green, but pink and green. I can´t change it anymore. Sorry ;-).... And thank you for upgrading! Arne  (Read More)

Just 3 backers missing...

May 6th - via:
But I will go to bed now and so I will unlock the King´s pledge. Tomorrow I want to see the next stretch goal fall ;-)... come on guys! Coins are on a good way. What do you think? Put enough in the bag for 6 player directly? 40 x 1 Thaler... (Read More)

Let us tear down this wall!

May 6th - via:
Hello my friends,   we are only a few golden coins away from the 4th Stretch Goal and we all want this new goal! So we need your help to spread the word and tell those people who still do not know about this game about it. Therefore we want to ask... (Read More)

3rd Stretch Goal within 50 hours!

May 4th - via:
We really unlocked the 3rd Stretch Goal within just 50 hours.  That's great my friends! So I added two more goals to show you a bit more of the things to come .... there is still some more stuff waiting, so do not miss the next updates ;-). Due to... (Read More)

Short before 500 backer and 3rd stretch goal!

May 4th - via:
Hello my friends... a little bit of time to take a deep breath and mowing the lawn. Many of you asked for metal coins. Yes, I love them, I want them and I want to offer some to you. Sadly, the contacted companies weren´t able to make a nice 3D... (Read More)

Second Stretch Goal unlocked!

May 3rd - via:
That´s unbelievable... not even 24 hours have passed and already 2 stretch goals have been met. The box will now get a really really nice UV-coating, giving parts of the box shiny accents. But that´s just cosmetic. Let´s go and really improve the... (Read More)

24 hours funding reward

May 2nd - via:
 You really, really did it!!!  We accomplished the 24 hours funding goal in under 8 hours.   That`s more than awesome!   From now on all Stretch Goals are decreased by 5,000€!  Now only the sky is the limit!   (Read More)

The journey begins...

May 2nd - via:
Wow, what a great start of our journey!  I am totally overwhelmed. Funded in under 8 hours!!!  Thank you so much!  You are Great! The 24 hour funding goal is already within reach after just a few hours. There is an exciting journey ahead of us we... (Read More)

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