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Cosmic Colonies by Floodgate Games

A project in Minneapolis, MN by Ben Harkins

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An Orbit Drafting Game of Building a Home in the Stars designed by Scott Almes.
Backers: 730
Average Pledge Per Backer: $40

Funded: $29,288 of $15,000
Dates: Oct 8th -> Oct 24th (17 days)
Project By: Ben Harkins
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Latest News

Day 16 Update: Final Hours - Expansion Fully Unlocked - Late Pledge Info

October 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings, Explorers! We are absolutely stunned and gracious for all the support you all have given to this project and helping us close strong.  Expansion Complete! Your direct exclusive expansion for Cosmic Colonies has now been fully unlocked... (Read More)

Day 13 Update: FUNDED!

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings, Explorers! Cosmic Colonies has funded! Thank you to each and every one of our 400+ backers for helping us bring this wonderful project to life. We are so excited to get this game to your table so you can experience it in person.  We're... (Read More)

Day 10 Update: A Closer Look at The Newest Colonists

October 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings, Explorers! Week 2 is nearly at a close and we are SO CLOSE to funding. We've got 6 more days of unlocks that will add even more content to your FREE Direct Exclusive expansion for Cosmic Colonies. Let's take a closer look at some of the... (Read More)

Day 7 Update: SOLO MODE UNLOCKED + Designer diary from Scott Almes!

October 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings, Explorers! We had a good first week and are 2/3 funded and have added new milestones and workers to your ever-growing direct exclusive expansion for Cosmic Colonies as well as upgraded round and score markers that will be included with... (Read More)

Floodgate Games brings polyominoes to space with Cosmic Colonies Kickstarter

October 11th - via: dicetowernews.com
In Cosmic Colonies, 2-5 players are each placing building tiles in polyomino shapes on their own asteroid board, trying to score the most points. (Read More)

Day 2 Update: Thank you for being a part of Cosmic Colonies!

October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings, explorers! What a great first day, we're already over 50% funded! Thanks to everyone who helped us blast-off from the start. Hope you've had a chance to check out the reviews and such to get a good feel for how the game plays! There a ton... (Read More)

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