Scoville - The HOTTEST farming euro game ever!

A project in Mountain Green, UT by Michael Mindes

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What is better than a game about farming? A game about pepper farming, because it is so HOT!
Backers: 2434
Average Pledge Per Backer: $44

Funded: $106,002 of $40,000
Dates: Jan 22nd -> Feb 22nd (31 days)
Project By: Michael Mindes
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Latest News

Phantom Pepper Unlocked!!!

February 21st - via:
Well Backers, you did it!!! Banding together and spreading the word you have brought the heat to Scoville, burning through stretch goal after stretch goal.   Scoville is now going to be a game beyond our original imagination.  A playable piece of... (Read More)

Custom Pepper Pieces - UNLOCKED!!! What's Next!?

February 20th - via:
80k all the way!!! Custom Pepper Pieces UNLOCKED!!! That has become our rallying chant for this campaign, the enthusiasm has caught on and now Scoville is on FIRE!!!  Only a week or so ago we felt like we would hit 80k but only just barely, here it... (Read More)

The Alarms Are About To Sound!!!

February 19th - via:
YOU are making it happen, and fast.  We blew right by 70k, and we still have 14 hours before until the 48 hour push.  How high can we get in those 14 hours?  It's exciting to think about. As a special Thank You to all the backers pushing to 80k we... (Read More)

You are making it happen!!!

February 18th - via:
Today has been amazing and encouraging.  Earlier today in the comments section it was broken down by backer Becky that we needed to hit $66,174 because that would be the dollar amount gain we needed daily to hit 80k by project end. Well...we passed... (Read More)

Custom Farmer Meeples Unlocked!!!

February 17th - via:
When we launched this Kickstarter our grand vision of what Scoville could be was with these custom farmers moving around the board, with 2 -6 players and great Chili names from you, our backers.  As of right now, that is what this game will be.  ... (Read More)

Starting to Really Boil!!!

February 12th - via:
Another Stretch Goal Unlocked!!!  Momentum is really growing and with plenty of time for us to continue to unlock future stretch goals.  Thanks to you Scoville will now have even more Recipes and Market Cards that will add variety to the game,... (Read More)

New Reward - $55 with European Friendly Shipping Update

February 12th - via:
I have been searching for a solution to provide more cost effective and customs friendly shipping within Europe for a long time, and I have finally found it. That is why I have created a new reward level which includes shipping within Europe for $55... (Read More)

The First Stretch Goal - UNLOCKED!!!

February 11th - via:
You backers are one Hot bunch, and the Heat is spreading fast. The first Stretch goal has been unlocked giving our wonderful game of Scoville 3 new Recipe cards and 6 Market Cards.  Making the game bigger and better.  For that we Thank You. With... (Read More)


February 8th - via:
You did it!!!  Scoville is Funded!!! Thanks to you, gamers will be bringing the HEAT to tables all across the world, chili will never be the same.   From here on out you will see backer suggested Chili names that have been "selected*" to make it... (Read More)

Spreading the Heat

February 7th - via:
Things are really starting to pick up in the town of Scoville.  As things progress we fully anticipate funding to be hit shortly, and then it's onward and upward in the quest for the custom wood peppers. To help us Spread the Scoville Heat just a... (Read More)

Peppers To Replace Cubes!! New Stretch Goals

February 5th - via:
Hey everybody.  So after Scoville got off to an amazing start, there has been a lack of excitement following up on that.  In the words of my father, "Stuff happens" (edited version).  It is what you do after it happens that matters. Not that I... (Read More)

Scoville and Mob Town

February 4th - via:
In Episode 13 of The Board Game Show, Scott Bogen interviews designer Ed Marriott about his game of hot pepper farming, called Scoville, now on Kickstarter. Marriott also gives us a sneak peak at another game he is working on. Scott also interviews designer Danny Devine to talk about his game, Mob Town, also currently on Kickstarter. Devine shares with us details about the expansion to Mob Town. Let’s begin now, shall we? (Read More)

5th and 6th Player Changes and Stretch Rewards.

February 3rd - via:
I explained the economics of stretch goals before [link] - the cost of adding components to a game escalates very quickly as more and more backers pledge for the game! However, we here at TMG have always had a soft spot for games with a wide range of... (Read More)

75% Funded & New Reward Tier

January 27th - via:
Hey everybody!  Michael here, for those of you wondering Japan was awesome. Anyways, we are 75% funded on Scoville now and things are going great.  We have some more promotion planned to come from us here at TMG this week which should hopefully... (Read More)

What a Hot Start!

January 22nd - via:
Well Kickstarter Backers, you do not disappoint.  In only a few hours we have already made it 1/3 of the way to our funding goal!  This is Amazing, we are super excited to make this game a reality, and we are ecstatic about you our backers making... (Read More)

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