Chamber of Wonders

Sorcerer City Board Game

A project in Tuscaloosa, AL by Druid City Games

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A board game that combines tile laying, deck building, a casual timed element, and a lot of strategic planning.
Backers: 3199
Average Pledge Per Backer: $68

Funded: $218,560 of $30,000
Dates: Mar 6th -> Mar 30th (25 days)
Project By: Druid City Games
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Latest News

Reaping the Rewards: 'Sorcerer City'

October 29th - via:
Sorcerer City is rebuilt every year, with rival wizard architects competing for prestige. Can you outbuild your opponents and work around the monsters that infiltrate the city? Sorcerer City was originally funded on Kickstarter in March 2018, and shipped to backers at the end of 2019 and is now available for purchase. (Read More)

Game Review: Sorcerer City

January 3rd - via:
A few final words and praise for the game – It teaches very easily, is visually attractive on the table, and can be played by serious gamers and non-gamers of pretty much any age. (Read More)

Only a few hours left and we just broke $200,000!

March 30th - via:
Good morning Sorcerers! We are entering the final stretch! One more Stretch Goal? We can do it! One more Artifact tile! YEA!!!! These last 2 Artifact tiles are EXCLUSIVE to the Deluxe Edition like Gazer and Spindra!  The Potion will give you a... (Read More)

Spindra is loose in the city! And we put together another KSE for the Deluxe Edition!

March 29th - via:
We just broke $190k!This is incredible and we are adding so much awesome content to this game! Seriously, there is a lot in this box!  Next up!The Monster Deck is going to be so great! Being able to easily randomize the game with the cards is going... (Read More)

The March to $200k! Spindra enters the fray!

March 29th - via:
Good morning Sorcerers! We have the base Game Trayz inserts! Now we are on our way to unlocking that Deluxe Edition special socketed insert to hold our goodies! Let's look at our path to $200k  Spindra! You spin me right round, baby! (We love bad... (Read More)

Did we say "Beholder"? What we meant was "Gazer"

March 28th - via:
Gazer!  Obviously, this monster needs an unique name that is fitting to it's abilities, so we will shift it to Gazer! "Don't gaze into that eye, it will make you destroy all your valuable city districts!"  ("Beholder" is a Trademark of WotC,... (Read More)

Prepping for the 48 hour push - you asked, we listened!

March 28th - via:
Ok team, you guys have been asking and we are listening and we want to go for it! Check out the 3 latest reveals!   First up is the upgrade to the miniatures in the Deluxe Edition. People have been asking if we could upgrade these into the colors... (Read More)

The last Monster SG, Marketplace Spot it contest, and our Kickstarter industry family!

March 27th - via:
We just revealed our last Monster Stretch Goal, the Demon! His art is so cool and his ability is gross. When he comes out you have to pick up and discard 2 red tiles that are in your city! Imagine having the Goblin and the Demon in the deck in the... (Read More)

Golem is unleashed and 6 more starting artifacts!

March 26th - via:
We unlocked 2 Stretch Goals today! The last few days is gonna be crazy! Let's keep on spreading the word and crushing this content!  New Stretch Goal revealed, 6 more starting tiles to round out the asymmetric start for us! Depending on your player... (Read More)

Deluxe Edition - Socketed and nested GameTrayz Insert

March 26th - via:
"Work in progress" - Subject to change  Here is a "work in progress" render of the socketed and nested insert for the Deluxe Edition. What Noah and I are working on with this insert is to hold all the metal coins and miniatures (currently not... (Read More)


March 25th - via:
Queue up the terrible 80's song by the hair band Europe!   We are entering our final week and we have some big time goodies to unlock, so let's get to work! Sharing is caring! $150k Stretch Goal reveal - DELUXE EDITION EXCLUSIVE   The Deluxe... (Read More)

Spot it winner, new Stretch Goals revealed, and our last week of the campaign!

March 24th - via:
Spot it Winner!  There was a total of 13 differences in the contest and the randomly chosen winner is Steven Crane! Steven I will be in touch with how we will handle your reward!  New Stretch Goals revealed!  Our new influence card is VERY... (Read More)


March 23rd - via:
It's here! Let's crush this Quest! WIP - Concept only - subject to change  As you can see the insert will hold all our tiles in specific organized locations, making set up and break down super efficient. Hey, do you like sleeving your cards? NO... (Read More)

The Invisible Stalker is loose! Monster Deck! And a new funding quest around the corner!

March 22nd - via:
Let's start with the Stalker! We have broken through the $130,000 mark and unlocked the Invisible Stalker. This monster is a lot of fun and can create some unique and interesting choices.  Monster Deck from backer Jason Jason mentioned in the... (Read More)

Competition time! Free Deluxe Edition!

March 20th - via:
Spot It Competition! Can you find all the differences in the Sorcerer Tower? Put in the comments section how many differences you think you found and on Friday at 5pm CDT, one lucky backer will be chosen that has the correct answer! Their Deluxe... (Read More)

Metal Coin Add on is approved!

March 19th - via:
ALL YOUR COINS BELONG TO US!  This will allow you to add an additional pack of 80 metal coins to your order! Shipping is included! Just add $25 to your pledge amount and in the pledge manager you will be able to allocate the funds to the extra... (Read More)

Unlocking Stretch Goals and 2 new ones to look at!

March 18th - via:
We have unlocked A LOT of content!All of these tiles and influence cards are adding up to a ton of additional content for the game. This adds layers of strategy and a lot of replayability!   Two new Stretch Goals are revealed!The Invisible Stalker... (Read More)

It's time for a quest!

March 16th - via:
Our first Quest!This is the first, but it will not be the last! This Quest will unlock an almost 50mm collectible coin for the Deluxe Edition of the game!   This coin will be highly desired for ages to come, as it is one of a kind and no other way... (Read More)

Reddit AMA and big update tomorrow!

March 15th - via:
Good morning everyone! Tomorrow Scott is doing a Reddit AMA over on the r/boardgames group. Go check it out and ask him questions about all of his designs including Sorcerer City! It starts at 8am PDT.  Big update tomorrow! We have an awesome... (Read More)

Sorcerer City Timer App! Kickstarter Live this morning!

March 11th - via:
Timer App Stretch Goal Revealed!  A FREE downloadable app for the Google play and iOS stores! This app will take care of the timer in the game for you with thematic music and a 10 second warning countdown so you can stay focused on building your... (Read More)

Solo Play Mode revealed!

March 9th - via:
We unleashed the Lich overnight and now we are revealing that the game has a solo mode!     At $90,000 we unlock the 6th player as well, so this game will then play 1-6!  Look out for a video this weekend of the solo mode gameplay. We will also... (Read More)

Re-Roll: This Week

March 9th - via:
The board game (and board game-related!) news that caught our attention for the week ending March 9, 2018. (Read More)

More stretch goals unlocked and more revealed!

March 7th - via:
We are making great progress and we have unveiled some BIG stretch goals! We unlocked a new Vendor 4 level tile, more strategy, more options! We are really close to unlocking another double shield goal tile as well!  After that we get our first new... (Read More)

Funded and 2 Stretch Goals unlocked!

March 6th - via:
A great first day and two more stretch goals unlocked!  Next at $55,000 we unlock some Vendor 4 tile goodness! This tile allows it's sorcerer to get a free tile costing up to 10 gold! If you can find a way to get this tile into your deck earlier, it... (Read More)

We are funded in 2 hours! 5th player and influence card SG are next!

March 6th - via:
We did it!In only 2 hours we funded this game project! Ok now it's time to get to work adding in great content! We have some really fantastic stuff lined up that will add a lot of value to your game!  First up is the 5th player expansion that will... (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: Wizard Architects Build and Rebuild 'Sorcerer City'

March 6th - via:
Sorcerer City is rebuilt every year, with rival wizard architects competing for prestige. Can you outbuild your opponents and work around the monsters that infiltrate the city? (Read More)

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