Galactic Cruise

A project in Athens, TN by Kinson Key Games

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Build and launch shuttles to send guests on luxurious space vacations in this euro-style board game.
Backers: 8088
Average Pledge Per Backer: $100

Funded: $807,746 of $50,000
Dates: Mar 4th -> Apr 3rd (30 days)
Project By: Kinson Key Games
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Latest News

๐Ÿš€ 24 Hours Remaining - Agenda Cards

April 2nd - via:
Hello Cruisers!ย  We have made it to the final 24 hours of the campaign! These past 30 days have absolutely flown by and we have been absolutely overwhelmed with the support from everyone. When we started this journey almost 3 years, launching a... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ 72 Hours Remaining - Samples - Creator Spotlight

March 31st - via:
Hello, Cruisers! We are just 72 hours away from the end of the campaign, and we are so excited to be heading into the final days of the Galactic Cruise Kickstarter alongside over 6,500 backers. It's been an amazing ride so far, and we are looking... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Winning Segment! - Live 2 Player Game - Board of Directors

March 29th - via:
Hello Cruisers!ย  After almost 300 votes, we have a winner!!ย  Thanks to everyone who voted! We are very excited to see what Ian comes up with for the art piece of the Observation Deck!!ย  _______________________________ Tonight, Play the Game HQ... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Live Solo Play on Hard Mode with Expansions

March 28th - via:
Hello Cruisers!ย  Join us this evening at 9pm EST on our YouTube channel where designer Dennis Northcott will be taking on the A.I. opponent, Rachel. Dennis is well known for being extremely hard to beat at Galactic Cruise and so tonight he will be... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Awestruck Spectators

March 28th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Agenda Card Input - Solo Playthrough With Expansions

March 27th - via:
Hello Cruisers! We are 1 week away from the end of the campaign and it has been such a fun journey with you! Currently, the campaign sits at over $650,000 raised and over 6,000 backers, and we could not be more grateful for your support! For today's... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Final Segment Vote - Designer Challenge is Live!

March 25th - via:
Hello Cruisers! After almost 300 votes, you have narrowed down your favorite segments from 6 to 3 and here there are!ย  Now it's time to figure out which one will come out on top! Today's Kickstarter Journey is the final vote. Head over to the main... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Designer Challenge - Esteemed Shareholder - Rulebook

March 24th - via:
Hello Cruisers!ย  A few quick updates including today's Kickstarter Journey, an opening in the Esteemed Shareholder pledge tier, and rulebook updates.ย  If you haven't yet, be sure to head over to the main Kickstarter comments section to cast your... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Captain's Log #5

March 23rd - via:
Hello Cruisers! Throughout the campaign, Captain Koltin has been requesting your help, and he needs it again!ย  For anyone new to the Captain's Logs, it is a choose your own adventure style forum on BGG where Koltin seeks your input as he captain's a... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Segment Vote - Top 6!

March 20th - via:
Hello Cruisers!ย  First off, we want to say a huge thanks to the incredible response to the Neoprene Playmat, Custom Card Sleeves, and Deluxe Bits add ons. They have already been added over a combined 500 times to your pledges and we are so grateful... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Playmat & Sleeves Are Here!

March 19th - via:
Hello Cruisers! We are a little over two weeks into the campaign, and we have several very exciting announcements as we head into the second half of the journey! Let's Talk About Add Ons!After much discussion internally and with our manufacturing and... (Read More)

Galactic Cruise - How To Launch With 13K Kickstarter Followers

March 18th - via:
Are you ready to blast off into the cosmos of crowdfunding success? In episode 170 of Crowdfunding Nerds, your favorite hosts Andrew and Sean sit down with the stellar minds behind Kinson Key Gamesโ€”T.K. King, Koltin Thompson, and Dennis Northcottโ€”to navigate the universe of their Kickstarter triumph with โ€œGalactic Cruise.โ€ (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Livestream Location Change

March 16th - via:
Hey Cruisers! We are having issues with YouTube and will instead be streaming to our Kinson Key Games Facebook page instead and will be starting at 10:15am EST. Thanks!!  (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Dennis Challenge - Vote on Segments - Sleeves

March 15th - via:
Hello Cruisers!ย  DENNIS CHALLENGEYesterday, we announced that Dennis (one of the designers of the game) will be playing a live game of Galactic Cruise tomorrow, Saturday March 16th at 10 AM EST. Dennis is known to be one of the best board game... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Live Playthrough with Expansions - GameTrayz - Free Art Print

March 13th - via:
Hello Cruisers! We hope you're having a great week so far, and we wanted to give you a few updates. LIVE PLAY WITH PAUL GROGANWe will be going live today at 3 PM EST with Paul Grogan on his Gaming Rules! channel, where we will be playing Galactic... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ $500,000! - Solo Playthrough - Shipping

March 9th - via:
Hello Cruisers! Thanks to all of our wonderful backers, Galactic Cruise has now surpassed $500,000 funding, which means the game is now 1,000% funded! This also means that shipping will be further subsidized by another dollar, bringing the total... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Kickstarter Journey - Solo Playthrough - Playmat???

March 7th - via:
Hello Cruisers! We are into our fourth day of the Kickstarter, and what a great journey it's been so far! We have some reminders and updates for everyone, as well as a question that we need your input on. KICKSTARTER JOURNEYIn case you missed it in... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ 25 Hours In - Subsidized Shipping - Vote On Segments

March 5th - via:
Hello Cruisers! We are now 25 hours into our campaign, and we have over 3,500 backers from all over the world. It is exhilarating to see so many people passionate about this game of ours, and words can never truly express how thankful we are for all... (Read More)

๐Ÿš€ Galactic Cruise FUNDED in under 4 minutes!!

March 4th - via:
We did it! We funded in under 4 minutes, and now that we are a little over 3 hours into the campaign we have raised $260,000+ so far.ย  We at Kinson Key Games are so deeply thankful and humbled by the outpouring of support weโ€™ve seen today, and we... (Read More)

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