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Scythe

A project in St. Louis, MO by Jamey Stegmaier
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Create an empire with monstrous mechs and industrious workers in this alternate-history, 115-minute board game for 2-5 competitors.
Backers: 17739
Average Pledge Per Backer: $102

Funded: $1,810,295 of $33,000
Dates: Oct 13th -> Nov 5th (24 days)
Project By: Jamey Stegmaier
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Latest News

The Kickstarter success board game Scythe is now coming to Steam

August 20th - via: pcgamesn.com
Asmodee Digital have confirmed they’re bringing the board game Scythe to PC.  Click here to read more upcoming PC games that we also know are in the works. (Read More)

Kickstarter has now helped fund 10,000 games

March 24th - via: techspot.com
Kickstarter launched on April 28, 2009. One day later, the crowdfunding platform had its very first games campaign – a crossword puzzle project from Eric Berlin. (Read More)

Crowdfunded board games surge despite video market

December 18th - via: cnbc.com
The tabletop game industry might not be as big as video games, but it is by no means fading out. (Read More)

All Pledges Must Be Made in Full During the Campaign

November 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! We're now in the last 36 hours of the Scythe Kickstarter, and I wanted to emphasize a few really important points for all backers.  Final Stretch Goal Achieved!Last night (St. Louis time) we reached the $1.5 million stretch goal. It was a big... (Read More)

New Sample Photos, Milestones, and Reddit AMA Today!

November 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! This might be the final update before the Kickstarter campaign ends, so it's great timing that I received a new package of samples from Panda yesterday. I have some photos of them to share, including a surprise. First, let's celebrate not one but... (Read More)

The Mysterious Factory, Geekway, and a New Record

November 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! I hope you're enjoying the first day of November. We're getting very close to unlocking the next stretch goal (the power dials) and embarking on the final stretch goal for 30 wooden stars! The Mysterious FactoryFrom early in the design of Scythe,... (Read More)

Power Dials (and a Poll), Cats, and Photoshop Results

October 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! Happy Halloween weekend if you live in a place where Halloween is celebrated. If not, you can celebrate Scythe crossing the 13,000-backer mark last night! Power DialsThe big news today is that Jakub has finished the art for all 5 power dials: 2... (Read More)

Blind Playtesting, the Other Book, and Metal Coins

October 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! Welcome to the final week of the Scythe Kickstarter campaign. The current stretch goal is the final encounter card, and it's a special one, as it's the only illustration that Jakub created on canvas (instead of using digital "brushes"). Blind... (Read More)

Ask Jakub Anything, Art Book,

October 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! I hope you had an excellent weekend. Scythe had a strong weekend, and we're now just $10k away from the next stretch goal for this encounter card: Art BookIt's somewhat unusual for Stonemaier to offer an item on Kickstarter that doesn't... (Read More)

Miniatures, Tokens on the Board, and All Future Stretch Goals

October 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! Welcome to Day 12 of 24 in the Scythe Kickstarter campaign. That's right--we're right at the midpoint, and here's where we stand: All Future Stretch GoalsWe only have a few remaining stretch goals on Scythe, and I'm going to share them with you... (Read More)

Wooden Resource Add-On, Achievement Sheet, and a Video Update

October 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! I've had a blast talking with you in the comments about anything and everything over the last few days. It's always neat to have you drop in if you've never commented before, so feel free to drop by sometime. I have lots of news to share today,... (Read More)

One. Million. Dollars.

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! I'm writing to you today in complete shock and awe...not only did Scythe gain its 10,000th backer yesterday, but while I was snoring last night, it also crossed the $1 million mark. It's a big number, but what's important to me is that number is... (Read More)

Automa, Board Comparison, Tabletopia, and Resource Poll

October 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! I hope you're having a great Sunday! I woke up this morning to find that Scythe has now raised over $913,000 from 9,400+ backers, which is incredible. I love that we have over 5,500 comments on the main page! Feel free to join the conversation.... (Read More)

Scythe Origins, Objectives, Tokens, and More!

October 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! Happy Friday. :) Thank you so much for being part of the first 3 days of the Scythe Kickstarter. Here's where we are right now: It means so much to me, Jakub, and everyone else who put their time and energy into making Scythe that you would share... (Read More)

Records, Stretch Goals, and a Poll

October 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Good morning! Thank you so much for joining Scythe for an incredible Day 1. I post updates on my projects after the first 24 hours and every 2-3 days after that, so this is the first of those updates. In a single day, Scythe set a number of records... (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: 'Scythe,' an Amazing Game With Engine Building and Steam-Powered Mechs

October 13th - via: geekdad.com
Before you run away, scared and terrified by the scope of Scythe, know this: within 3 turns of your first game, you will discover that Scythe is an elegantly simple game. (Read More)

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