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Worker Placement - A Temp Agency Strategy Board Game

A project in Guelph, Canada by Dyskami Publishing

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A Euro-style worker placement game, about worker placement, actually called "Worker Placement". Read the reviews!
Backers: 159
Average Pledge Per Backer: $63

Funded: $10,014 of $10,000
Dates: Mar 6th -> Apr 10th (36 days)
Project By: Dyskami Publishing
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Latest News

Two-For-One Custom Cards!

April 10th - via:
We have really built some momentum with just six hours to go in the campaign and are only $1300 away from the funding target! There is great value at all pledge levels, but here's another bonus we are offering to help push us over our goal: We are... (Read More)

Final Day!

April 10th - via:
It’s the final day of the campaign! Unfortunately we are still more than 20% away from our $10,000 goal with the clock ticking fast. We know you have all been working hard to support the campaign by telling your gamer friends about Worker... (Read More)

The Goal is Within Reach!

April 9th - via:
Please share this image across the gaming internet! With just a day-and-a-half left to go in our Worker Placement Kickstarter campaign, several backers have been asking us how they can help us achieve a powerful finish to reach the $10,000 goal.... (Read More)

Why Pledge?

April 7th - via:
With the campaign ending on Thursday April 10th, we thought it would be a excellent time to highlight some of the great reasons to pledge your support and back Worker Placement: 1. Save money! You can pledge for an individual copy at $40, which saves... (Read More)

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs!

April 5th - via:
Today is International Tabletop Day! To celebrate, we are heading across to boarder to Ypsilanti, Michigan to play board games this evening with an awesome group of friends. We hope you'll get a chance to break out some games today as well. We also... (Read More)

International Explorer Pledge - Cheaper Shipping Option

April 3rd - via:
With one week to go in the campaign we have heard from several international backers that they'd like to increase their pledges to the $110+ Explorer level (which includes Worker Placement core game, the Cash is King expansion, and our fairy tale... (Read More)

Designer’s Diary: From Draft to Final Version

April 2nd - via:
Whenever I set out to design a new game the final published version sometimes bears little resemblance to the initial drafts. My first crack at the game that I called “Worker Placement” over a year ago was just plain boring. There wasn’t... (Read More)

Enhanced Pledges

March 30th - via:
There’s a week and a half to go in the campaign with 30% remaining to be funded. We are working to expose potential new backers to Worker Placement but we also wanted to highlight some of the larger pledges as well should you, our current backers,... (Read More)

Game Buzz: Kickstarter Blitz #3

March 28th - via:
Time for another Kickstarter blitz. There’s a bunch to get through today, so let’s go. (Read More)

FREE Bonus Now Included With Pledges!

March 25th - via:
With just over two weeks to go in the campaign, we are slowly closing in on our $10,000 funding target. To help push us through that goal, and to thank you for showing your support by backing our game, we are happy to offer you a FREE promotional... (Read More)

Just An Ultimate Gateway Game? Or Is There More?

March 19th - via:
Thanks to your efforts in helping us spreading the word about this Kickstarter, we reached over 100 backers earlier this week and are approaching 65% funding! As we progress through the middle period of the funding campaign, we thought you might... (Read More)

Job Card Previews

March 14th - via:
The heart of Worker Placement are the Job available to your workers, since it's the best way to earn the cash and reputation you need to win the game. When creating the Job cards, Mark focussed on three main types of Jobs: real-life Jobs that are... (Read More)

Casual Game Crowdfunding: Game Developerz and Pirate Dens

March 14th - via:
A lot of the Kickstarter games this month have very strong themes and really embrace them, both through their mechanics and the artwork. There’s also a fairly good mix of card games, board games and dice games being offered, with a nice range of mechanics from bluffing to worker placement to resource management. (Read More)

New Stretch Goal: Worker Meeple Stickers!

March 13th - via:
We just received a new and very competitive quote for one of our planned Worker Placement stretch goals, so we are happy to be able to push it forward in our plans. Steve has illustrated some awesome workers in meeple shapes that we will be... (Read More)


March 10th - via:
We just wanted to take a moment to acknowledge YOU, our wonderful backers, who have helped us reach more than 50% funding within the first four days of the campaign. Thank you so very much! Also, today our Guelph Mercury local newspaper posted an... (Read More)

Show Your Support With Worker Placement Avatars!

March 6th - via:
One small way to show your support for Worker Placement is to change your Kickstarter/Twitter/Facebook avatars, which both announces your support of the project but also reflects your enthusiasm! We have included six avatars below, each showcasing... (Read More)

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