A project in Milano, Italy by Cranio Creations

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A 2-4 players area control game by legendary game designers Wolfgang Kramer and Michael Kiesling. Re-developed by Simone Luciani.
Backers: 3118
Average Pledge Per Backer: €32

Funded: €98,380 of €9,000
Dates: May 15th -> Jun 1st (18 days)
Project By: Cranio Creations
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Latest News

Last day on Kickstarter! Final Add-Ons list with definitive costs

June 1st - via:
Hello backers, these are the last hours of Maharaja on Kickstarter! Thank you for your support and for following us in this journey! The campaign ends at 23:00 CEST, we will need a few days to organize the pledge manager and we will inform you when... (Read More)

Maharaja Logistics Blog #1 - Partners and Fulfillment

May 29th - via:
Hello backers, today we are going to learn more about the international partners that are involved in this campaign and that will help us deliver your games in your language. Remember that you will be able to choose one of these languages for your... (Read More)

Final Add-Ons list revealed: two surprises for you!

May 27th - via:
Hello backers, we promised more surprises for you in the Add-Ons section of Maharaja and here they are! After adding the metal coins, the final list is completed with the addition of: a set of 4 wooden action discs 4 bags, in the 4 players' colors... (Read More)

WIP Rulebook is here!

May 27th - via:
Hello Backers! Just a super-quick update: we just uploaded a work-in-progress version of Maharaja rulebook! Click the image to download it! We'll continue working on the rulebook - adding the new AutoMaharaja solo mode in the next weeks - and we'd... (Read More)

Solo Mode for Maharaja is here!

May 26th - via:
Hello backers, today we have another great news for you! We have received a lot of requests about adding a Solo Mode for Maharaja and we can now confirm that it will be added to your games! For this feat we asked Dávid Turczi, a great expert in... (Read More)

Great news for backers from Germany, France and Belgium!

May 25th - via:
Hello backers, today, we have very special news for our backers from Germany, France and Belgium, we are working to give everybody the best possible experience with Maharaja, so let's get started! GERMANY A lot of you wondered why we didn't have a... (Read More)

Metal Coins for Maharaja are here! Work in progress update...

May 23rd - via:
 Hello backers, a lot of you asked for several enhancements for Maharaja, including a set of metal coins. We decided to work on this upgrade and we are happy to present a first project for the coins in 3 denominations:  We are still working on the... (Read More)

New Add Ons available on Pledge Manager!

May 22nd - via:
Hello Backers, you asked a lot of interesting contents to be added to our Pledge Manager, after the campaing wraps up, and we agreed for most of them! Here's the updated (yet not final!) add on list so far:  As you can see, most of the exclusive... (Read More)

Australia Shipping reduced, thanks to Meeple AU!

May 20th - via:
Hello Backers, a new international publisher joined our campaign, and bringing good news for our Australian fellow! Please, a big round of applauses to Meeple AU!  With them taking care of fulfillment, Australian backers have now reduced shipping... (Read More)

It's time to plant some trees! Watch our forest grow!

May 19th - via:
Hello backers, the Early Birds are over and you are already more than 2.700!! We want to thank you all, veteran backers and new backers that are now part of our community. You will all enjoy the special promotions that we have in mind for you during... (Read More)

VFI Asia joined Maharaja! New shipping rates for Asia!

May 19th - via:
Hello Backers, as promised, we worked fast to find better shipping rates for many countries. Thanks to VFI Asia, we now can offer 25€ shipping to Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Africa, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam, and 45€ to Indonesia.... (Read More)

Development Diary #1 & #2 - Simone Luciani about the development of Maharaja

May 18th - via:
Hello backers, as promised, here's a new insight about the new edition of Maharaja! Our lead game designer, Simone Luciani addresses your questions about Solo Mode, Player Count, and explains how the process of the re-development of the game worked.... (Read More)

All Social Goals Unlocked!

May 18th - via:
Hello backers, this is a great update! You have unlocked the two remaining social goals and therefore, all the exclusive content will be added to your games! Yesterday you unlocked Ganesh's Blessing and Kali's Offering, let's see what they are... (Read More)

Maharaja Comes to Kickstarter

May 18th - via:
Cranio Creations has launched a Kickstarter campaign for the Wolfgang Kramer & Michael Kiesling classic, Maharaja. The game has been re-designed by Simone Luciani of Tzolk'in fame. (Read More)

Production Blog #1 - Game components in-depth analysis

May 17th - via:
Hello Backers, a lot of you asked more detailed information concerning materials, particularly about plastic player components and cardboard elements, and some explanations about the new Maharaja player count. Our chief editor and production manager... (Read More)

Hanuman's Gift & Shiva's Triumph Unlocked!

May 16th - via:
Hello backers, less than 24 hours have passed and you already are more than 1.800! We are thrilled to see all your great support and we thank you for backing Maharaja. We already have two great news: Hanuman's Gift and Shiva's Triumph Social Goals... (Read More)

We are Live...and Funded!

May 15th - via:
Hello backers, welcome to the Maharaja Campaign! We are very happy to announce that the project got Funded in less than an hour!! We really want to thank you for your support and we hope you are as excited as we are for the new edition of this great... (Read More)

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