oddball Aeronauts: Pirates vs the Pendragon

A project in Southampton, UK by maverick:muse

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A light strategy, no-surface-required card game of hi-jinks dirigible dogfights
Backers: 1557
Average Pledge Per Backer: £20

Funded: £30,907 of £15,000
Dates: Feb 2nd -> Mar 3rd (30 days)
Project By: maverick:muse
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Latest News

Further Update - Clarification on Stretch Goals

March 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Just to clarify. We have hit Stretch Goal no. 3. Which is awesome. But what does this mean to you? For each copy of the game you have pledged for you will receive 1 micro-expansion and 1 oddball bundle. The micro-expansion consists of 12 extra... (Read More)

¡¡urgent!! stretch goals and add-ons!

March 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
yahoo!! we have reached stretch goal no.3!! here are two new add-ons: 1   add £3 to your pledge for each extra microexpansion you want 2   also, you can add £3 to your pledge for each extra tin & pin bundle you want  at the end of the ks... (Read More)

m:m website

March 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
many apologies if you have been trying to reach our website. the problem is not our end it is with the hosting company 'ix'. unfortunately, this is the second time in a week it has happened so we have bought space elsewhere and will be porting the... (Read More)

24, Q&A & Shouting!

March 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi 24Okay, we're seriously hoping that our last 24 hours aren't like the TV series of the same name! After the last 29 days I don't think we could quite cope with that. With 24 hours left to run on the Kickstarter there's only 24 hours left to run on... (Read More)

LSG 2 & 48!!

March 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Little Stretch Goal no. 2...…is UNLOCKED! And the crowd goes wild! Woohoo! Yeehah! Yes, yes, yes, we've exceeded £22,500 and so everyone who has pledged at the Pilot level or above will be getting one 10 card micro-expansion per copy of game... (Read More)

Captain & Three!

February 28th - via: kickstarter.com
The Pendragon CaptainFrom the storm wracked Lightning Seas, the Pendragon Captain has sailed to fame and fortune. Captain Thaddeus Temperstorm (as named by Andrew Longhurst) is famed as much for his risk taking manoeuvres as he is for his ongoing... (Read More)

Dragoneer2, Captain Name & The League

February 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Dragoneer 2She was feeling a little left out with all the focus on that other Dragoneer. How dare he steal her thunder? She'll show him. And so she does - Still a work in progress but she's looking good! Pendragon Captain NameLast names at the... (Read More)

Extra-oddball & Review Time!

February 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi The League of extra-oddball Aeronauts!Something is up in the interweb-sphere thingy. And by 'up' we mean up in the air…of the internet. If there is such a thing. What's up is the 'League of extra-oddball Aeronauts'. "What's that?" I hear you all... (Read More)

Dragoneers, Captain Names & a Conversation!

February 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi DragoneersThe Dragoneers are coming. The latest work in progress - In the oddball Realms, dragons are magical beings and the game 'Trick' that Dragoneers have works differently to other Tricks. How? Well, let's just say there's a risk element to... (Read More)

Tin, Pin & 1,000!

February 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Tin & PinWe thought you would like to see the designs we're intending for the tin and pin as part of Stretch Goal #3. So here you go - Tin Cover | Pin As previously detailed, the tin cover will be exclusive to Kickstarter backers. We may... (Read More)

Unlocked and Naming!

February 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Stretch Goal #1 Unlocked!!Okay, okay - woohoo! We've hit the funding target for Stretch Goal #1!! This means linen quality cards for the Pilot set and all expansions in the future. mmmm! linen! Now all eyes turn to Stretch Goal #2 - the... (Read More)

Reminder, Reminder & Review!

February 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi An AMAReminder No. 1 - Tomorrow we're holding an Ask Me Anything on reddit (see Update #20). So if you've got questions about how we developed oddball Aeronauts, the ideas behind it, the world of the oddball Realms, what we've got in the works,... (Read More)

AMA, Timeline & Bored!

February 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Reddit AMAThat's a Reddit 'Ask Me Anything'. It's where someone starts a thread on the Reddit site and anyone can then ask them anything and hopefully get responses. We - the Maverick Muse - are proposing an AMA this Friday on reddit. So if any... (Read More)

Breakers & Theology!

February 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Name the Breaker SargeIt's time for the Sarge of the Pirate Breakers to get a name. Sporting the smallest of his three wrench-grips, this Breaker can dismantle an airship faster than…than…than another Breaker with a smaller wrench-grip! Let... (Read More)

Funded, The Geek & Raccoons!

February 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi One Hundred Percent Funded!!In case you missed our earlier update - YAHOO!! We're officially fully funded. oddball Aeronauts will be produced! What can we say? Thank you, thank you, thank you and thank you! On the day that we hit 100%, Nigel was... (Read More)

YAHOO!!! stretch goals here we come!!!

February 17th - via: kickstarter.com
drum roll . . . . . . . . WE DID IT!! and that means all of us!! we are officially funded unless henrik's evil plan works - you are very naughty henrik!! once more, just because we are liking the way it sounds WE DID IT!! surely this is an occasion... (Read More)

Stretch Goal, Fingers Reveal & Icons.

February 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Hope you've been having a great weekend - gaming or not - so far and that we find you all well and happy. So let's get into a meaty update... Stretch GoalsStretch Goal #1 Once Upon A Time there was a Stretch Goal who vowed to upgrade the cards in... (Read More)

93% & Showdown Aftermath!

February 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi 93% FundedRight this second we're 93% funded and less than £1,000 from the goal. So, so close! It would be awesome to be fully funded before the end of the weekend so that we can announce another stretch goal. So please, tommy-splurge-gun... (Read More)

A Showdown, A Cap'n Name & An Undead Viking!

February 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi oddball Aeronauts Showdown!What happens when you put Tiffany (TheOneTar video review), Rick (Box of Delights video review), Rhiannon (co-host of Spooning Meeples), copies of oddball Aeronauts and the game designer for oddball Aeronauts, Nigel... (Read More)

Short, Sweet & Not a Little oddball 2

February 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Just a quick update tonight. Firstly to give you your last call for naming the Pirate Captain. Too long has he sailed the seven(ish) skies of the oddball Realms without a name to his…name. Tomorrow this will be rectified. Capt ? will have come... (Read More)

80%, Boardgaming.com & Dragoneer & Avatars!

February 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi 80%We're 80% funded - woohoo! And we've still got more cool stuff coming starting with an announcement below. The goal is in sight - we're so close to getting oddball Aeronauts manufactured and into your hands. So let's do this thing - get onto... (Read More)

Players, Animals & A Special Request

February 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi 3 or 4 Players Anyone?Imagine three airships buzzing through the skies of the oddball realms, darting this way and that as they engage one another in a furious, gloriously chaotic skirmish. Now imagine four dirigibles - how the mind boggles! But... (Read More)

Dragons, Captain Names & Links

February 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Dragons. Yes, Dragons!There be dragons in the oddball Realms and there be those that ride them - the Dragoneers. In amongst the 81 cards that come in the base game of oddball Aeronauts there are 2x Dragoneer mercenaries. Each player can only have... (Read More)

Aaaaaand Stretch (goals).

February 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi If you only read the occasional Update then please make it this one and push on through to the end! Now are you sitting comfortably? Then I'll begin! There once was a little stretch goal who wanted so badly to be part of M:M's Kickstarter campaign... (Read More)

Short, Sweet & Not a Little oddball

February 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Short and sweet tonight as with it being a Saturday, expect you're kicking back and gaming. But in tomorrow's update we have some exciting developments to tell you about so check in with us then. In the meantime, the 'Ministry of Boardgames' (yes... (Read More)

The Future, The Gun-Bot Name & Out There!

February 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi The Future of oddball AeronautsWe have received several messages from you asking about the future of oddball Aeronauts - will there be more factions? will there be expansions? Well, the short answer is, yes and yes. We have 6 new factions lined... (Read More)

A Colour Print & Play

February 7th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

debs speak, 50% & Translations

February 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi 'deb speak' very much feeling the love on the birthday wishes, thanks to all of you for that - it was a great birthday present. it was also a double whammy because it's the first time i have accomplished a jedi mind trick on a group of people!... (Read More)

A Birthday, A Mystery & A Thumb or Two!

February 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello All Happy Birthday Debs!It's Debs' Birthday! As you know, Nigel is the game designer, Ash the artist but you may not yet know that Debs is our Creative Director. She has a fantastic eye for design which you can see in the cards, in the logos,... (Read More)

Avatars, Tweets & Names!

February 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi AvatarsYou asked for an avatar so we made eleven (and when I say 'we' I mean Ash). If you can't make up your mind then maybe rotate to a new one each day. Just right click on your image of choice and select to save to your computer, tablet or... (Read More)

30%, The Power of Thumbs & Names!

February 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi We're 30% Funded!!It's been a little over a day and a half since launch and we are 30% funded! A massive thank you to you all for getting us to this milestone. And it is a milestone - according to Kickstarter statistics, 80% of projects that... (Read More)

Thanks, Clocks & Thumbs

February 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi We - Ash, Debs & Nigel - would firstly like to thank you immensely for your support so far. It means a lot to us and we're a step closer to realising our dream of a world with oddball Aeronauts in it. So let's synchronise clocks! We're based... (Read More)

[Campaign Review] oddball Aeronauts: Pirates vs the Pendragon

February 2nd - via: geekerskeep.com
oddball Aeronauts: Pirates vs the Pendragon by Maverick:Muse is a ”light strategy, no-surface-required card game of hi-jinks dirigible dogfights” suitable for ages 9+ (Read More)

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