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Epoch: The Awakening Board Game

A project in Vancouver, WA by Orange Nebula

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Epoch: The Awakening is a highly strategic, fantasy-themed tabletop board game for 2-5 players. Play time is 15-30 minutes per player.
Backers: 3308
Average Pledge Per Backer: $64

Funded: $211,643 of $29,750
Dates: Jul 11th -> Aug 10th (31 days)
Project By: Orange Nebula
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Epoch Update #14: Skyrockets in Flight, Monumental Minis, and Something to Pet!

August 8th - via:
Hello, you. I've been horribly behind schedule with posts this week. Please don't strike me down with all of your hatred (obvious movie reference). Thanks for being patient as of late — we've had our hands full this week with full-time jobs and... (Read More)

Epoch Update #13: Orange Splatter, a Foamy-Mouthed Rhinoceros, and the Unfathomable Mystery of $150k

August 7th - via:
Hi. Its Marc. You and I…we're on a stretch goal rampage together. I'm excited, you're excited. Don't act like you're not. Let's get giddy. You're Great, So Here's Something Awesome: #pumpkinsplatter If you've been involved in the community section... (Read More)

Epoch Update #12: Stretching Out, Momentary Reflections, and Claude the Amazing Squirrel

August 7th - via:
Greetings from the island, honor-seeker. It's Lacey. Clan Defense System, Active!   What. A. Day.After the AMA, we could have been seen jumping on the couch for joy in our jammies... I'm not joking. That's how much we love talking to you guys.... (Read More)

Epoch Update #11b: Skipping Ten, Epochalypse, and Monumental Achievements

August 5th - via:
Hi. Did you miss us? Update And the Circle gains power… We've blown past $100k and as a reward, we've included the Guilds & Monuments expansion for free. We've updated the $115k goal to include localization (language translations) for German,... (Read More)

Epoch Update #11: Gourds, Guilds, and Giddiness

August 4th - via:
Epoch-nation, Guilds United, Fellow Amazing Humans, Hi. It’s Lacey. Tonight, we celebrate the dawn of a new age. An awakening. An #epochalypse.   What have we to celebrate you ask? You are now the proud owners of a SCUMBAG… which used to be just... (Read More)

Epoch Update #9: Scumbags, Virginia Pawns, and the Politics of Guild Favor

August 1st - via:
Greetings, guild-sworn! You, are a remarkable human being. Thanks for being with us on this journey. The Order Surges Forth… Update We've unlocked the fancy-pants luxury box, which is making me want to wash my hands before I do the official... (Read More)

Quick Note for Retailers Only

July 30th - via:
Hi! Retailer-Only Bundles We've received a ton of requests for a retailer pledge level and we have a final plan for retailers in place. If you are an online retailer or a brick-and-mortar retailer, we have a package for you to offer your customers at... (Read More)

Epoch Update #8: Pajama Parties, Guild Dominance, and an Unnamed Prodigy

July 30th - via:
Oh, hello. It's me again. No cupcake-in-the-face this time. UpdateSo here's where we are: The metal end-game trigger coins are unlocked. Please feel free to celebrate with 80's metal, as that is exactly how the metal was unlocked — as we hit the... (Read More)

Epoch Update #7: Vindication, A Creepy Wraith, and the Power of 2633

July 25th - via:
Hi. It's me again. I interrupt your awesomeness to bring you a few words and images… Guardian of the Dead Updates & SuchI have a few updates for you as we obliterate stretch goals. The Wishing Well was recently wished into existence. So... (Read More)

Epoch Update #6: Echoing Blades, Fellowship, and the power of the Unbound Mind

July 21st - via:
Hi. The Down-lowWe just hit $60k so that means that all copies of the game will have upgraded chipboard components. The new material is much denser, dyed black, and just screams all kinds of awesome. You cannot possibly be happier than I am about... (Read More)

Epoch Update #5: Magic Wells, Nerd-Jabbering, and Clues Hidden in Plain Sight

July 18th - via:
Hey, friend. I hope it never gets old that I tell you how much your comments and involvement in this project mean to the team. And I hope it never gets old that I tell you how #grateful I am. Here’s what’s been happening: We just surpassed $53k... (Read More)

Epoch Update #4: Granite Behemoths, Delicate Cutlery, and that Blasted Pumpkin Spice

July 17th - via:
Hello wretchlings!  UPDATE:  we've just surpassed the $50k mark and unlocked the custom component nerd-tray. Awesome-sauce! We'll now be working toward those enlarged, coolness-inflated 22mm marbled dice! We've knocked down half of the social... (Read More)

Epoch Update #3: Summoning a Giant

July 14th - via:
Greetings! May I call you wretch? (you're also my favorite) Summoning a Giant I have heard the clamoring and chanting for Tuuk-Tuuk, Boulder Hulk and something is rumbling. However, Sestra Lorekeeper has informed me that we can lure him out of the... (Read More)

Epoch Update #2: Going Solo

July 12th - via:
Hi.  The question of the day… What Are the Odds of Getting a Solo Play Mode? Never tell me the odds Get it? Solo mode? Ok, I'm caving. A solo play variant is something I'm willing to work on post project. This means I can't promise anything... (Read More)

Epoch Update #1: Taking Command

July 12th - via:
I don't have the words. I really don't. You are <insert string of awesome adjectives here>. Hopefully we'll fund in the first 24 hours, which is phenomenal. And it's because of you. Welcome to the Commander's Table, Master You're in charge now.... (Read More)

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July 11th - via:
It's a busy week on Kickstarter! Here are a couple of tabletop projects you may want to keep your eye on. (Read More)

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