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Sword of the Stars: Control!

A project in Vancouver, Canada by Kerberos Productions

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A fast-paced card game of planetary conquest for 3-5 players! COMING TO KICKSTARTER ON AUGUST 16, 2018!
Backers: 174
Average Pledge Per Backer: $44 CAD

Funded: $7,590 CAD of $5,000 CAD
Dates: Aug 16th -> Sep 16th (32 days)
Project By: Kerberos Productions
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Latest News

Stretch Goal #2 - We’re there!

September 16th - via:
Wow, this amazing! This campaign is ending in with a thrill! We have double-sided planet cards! Go little game go!  (Read More)

Lore Saturday: Orxhmenos and Irridia V!

September 15th - via:
 - Hello everyone! Things have been a bit quiet in the last week of the campaign, as our level of funding has been pretty stable around $7000 CAN. We're heading into the last 36 hours before wrapping the Kickstarter now, and we may still make it to... (Read More)

Lore Saturday: Ke'Vanthu and Niishini!

September 8th - via:
 - Hello everyone! It is Lore Saturday, and time to share more background and lore about the people and places of Sword of the Stars: Control!  Today’s entry is about the Tarka and Liir worlds in the game, Ke’Vanthu and Niishini.  Let's get... (Read More)

Design Friday: Your Stretch Goal Cards!

September 7th - via:
- Hello everyone! It is Design Friday again, and this week designer Martin Cirulis is running through the new SpecOps card in our Tactical Warfare Pack! - - The MERCENARY card is one of the most powerful cards in the game, but it’s also one of the... (Read More)


September 4th - via:
Control! just got bigger!  - Hey everyone! Just a quick update to let you know that we arrived home safe from PAX WEST to find that the new prototypes of our first Stretch Goal cards have arrived! Our friends at Print and Play did a fantastic job... (Read More)

Lore Saturday: Durendal and Zozoris

September 1st - via:
 - Hello again, and happy Labor Day! I’m Arinn Dembo, back again for another Dev Diary on the Lore of Sword of the Stars: Control!   In previous entries, I’ve discussed what it means to be a Galactic Warlord, and introduced you to the people... (Read More)

Design Friday: Paradigm Shifts!

August 31st - via:
 - Greetings everyone! It's another Design Friday, and we have another dev diary from Martin Cirulis about the SpecOps cards of Control! PARADIGM SHIFTS- - The ASSASSINATE card eliminates a single Army card of the attacker's choice from an... (Read More)

Connect With Kerberos!

August 29th - via:
Just a quick update for folks who might like to connect with our team! There are a couple of ways to get up close and personal with Kerberos. KERBEROS PLAYS! Catch us on Twitch TV!  - The easiest way to connect with us is to subscribe to our Twitch... (Read More)

Rukus Reactions Preview!

August 27th - via:
Joshua Blaylock at Rukus Games has posted a great preview of Sword of the Stars: Control! He play-tested our prototype with his wife and daughter.  - His ultimate take? "This is a very good, very competitive game." But maybe don't take all your... (Read More)

Lore Saturday - Soldiers of the SotSverse!

August 25th - via:
 - Greetings all! I'm Arinn Dembo, the Lead Writer of the Sword of the Stars series, and today I'd talk about the Army Cards in this game, and who/what they represent. _ There are six symbols on our Army Cards, and they represent six empires in the... (Read More)


August 25th - via:
We Made It!  - Fantastic news today--we are officially over the line into our first Stretch Goal! We'll be adding 15 NEW CARDS to every box of Sword of the Stars; Control! Thank you everyone! Our next Stretch Goal will print both sides of our... (Read More)

Design Friday: Cards of Give and Take!

August 24th - via:
 - Hello everyone! Just 8 days into our campaign for this card game and we are very close to our first Stretch Goal! Today is Design Friday, so we have another short essay from Lead Designer Martin Cirulis about the SpecOps Cards of the game. Take... (Read More)


August 20th - via:
 - Thank you everyone! Our campaign is fully funded in just four days and still growing! We have some great Stretch Goals in mind for this little game, and our current plan is simply to add Stretch Goal items to the Base Game box, so that everyone... (Read More)


August 18th - via:
Wow! This campaign is over 75% funded in just two days. Thank you, everyone! Today's update is a Dev Diary from our Lead Writer, Arinn Dembo, who is our Maven of All Things Lore at Kerberos. So pull up a chair while she explains what it means to... (Read More)

Design Friday: Spec-Ops Cards of Mass Destruction!

August 17th - via:
 - It's Design Friday!  Lead Designer Martin Cirulis is going to break down the cards and mechanics of Control! for us over the course of the campaign, starting today with the game's Weapons of Mass Destruction: NUKE, SHIELDS, SABOTAGE and POINT... (Read More)

Tabletop Simulator Version of CONTROL Is Live!

August 17th - via:
Tabletop Simulator Workshop Page!  - Want to have a look at the cards and components of Sword of the Stars: Control! for free?  Need a game to play remotely with friends?  We've got you covered! We've uploaded a full free version of Control! to... (Read More)

Wow! 50% Funded in one day!

August 17th - via:
 - Whoa! We're overwhelmed and really grateful for all the support this little game has received in its first 24 hours. Thanks so much, folks! We have some important content to share today in our updates, but we just wanted to start the day by... (Read More)


August 16th - via:
And! We! Are! Live! Hello everyone!   This is just a quick introductory Update to say hello and thank you for visiting our Kickstarter campaign page!   We’re very excited about this little game, and happy to answer any questions you may have and... (Read More)

Sword of The Stars The Pit board game

June 5th - via:
The Sword of The Stars series comes to tabletops soon, assuming Kerberos' Kickstarter hits its funding goal. Plus, try the game free via Tabletop Simulator (Read More)

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