Imperium: The Contention

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Contention Games

Status: Active

Lead your civilization to the heights of Imperial power, in this fast-paced 4X card game!
Backers: 260
Average Daily Pledges: $1,055
Average Pledge Per Backer: $53

Funding: $13,712 of $10,000
Dates: May 14th -> Jun 13th (30 days)
Project By: Contention Games
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Latest News

Mercs Stretch Goal Unlocked!!

May 22nd - via:
Greetings Contenders, Mercs have been unlocked!!  Mecenaries are a great way to bolster your fleet and gain abilities that are normally exclusive to other species. Many mercs are Sorellian, a nomadic warrior people who lost their home in a... (Read More)

Stretch Goals Update!!

May 20th - via:
Greetings Contenders, We have just posted a Stretch Goals update!!  It includes a design for a Favor Tracker many of you have been requesting. We're still waiting on estimates from manufacturers, but you can check out our latest design on the KS... (Read More)

We're 100% Funded!!!

May 17th - via:
Greetings Contenders, We did it everyone, we reached our funding goal!!! Thank you so much to each and every one of you for backing!!  We're going to ride this momentum into a new era of galactic conquest.  Until next time, may the Imperium endure... (Read More)

New EU Shipping Partner!!

May 16th - via:
We have a new Shipping Partner and costs for Europe!! We'd like to thank all of the European backers for voicing your concerns with our shipping costs. We've gone over the numbers and agree with you that we can do better. And we've done just that!... (Read More)

And we're off!!! Dice Tower preview added!!

May 14th - via:
Welcome everyone!!! And thank you for helping to make the first true 4X card game a reality!  Dice Tower has just released a great preview video. Enjoy!!!  (Read More)

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