Ares Expedition - The Terraforming Mars Card Game


A project in Seattle, WA by Sean Christopher Charles Richer

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A level 0+ adventure & mini-setting for 4-6 players. CHASE A MUTATING GOD GRUB! For Dungeon Crawl Classics! With Art by Scrap Princess!
Backers: 290
Average Pledge Per Backer: $26

Funded: $7,429 of $750
Dates: Jun 7th -> Jul 7th (30 days)
Project By: Sean Christopher Charles Richer
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Latest News


July 5th - via:
Just wanted to hop in real quick to say that. EVERYTHING IS MOVING ALONG NICELY! We've unlocked the SPOT UV for the printing! Can't wait for what this adds to the book! Next up is $8317 for printed end-papers! Let's do this! Thanks for all of the... (Read More)

The Final 48 hours!

July 4th - via:
Here we go into the final 48 hours of the campaign! (Also we unlocked the $5900 stretch goal for the internal paper upgrade to 100 lb). It’s been awesome and exciting so far. Getting to offset printing was a first for us, and we’re really happy... (Read More)


July 2nd - via:
Sorry for the delays in getting this update out, everything has been hectic! We’re super excited about this! For hardcovers it really made sense cost wise! We will be working with Friesens, we've seen their work for Super Blood Harvest and were... (Read More)


June 25th - via:
Sorry for the delay in getting this update out! Work has been pretty hectic the last week or so (more importantly the last couple days) As it says above, MonkeyBloodDesign has had their rate doubled!  How I found them? Honestly it was through... (Read More)

MRC Goal unlocked (their rate is doubled)

June 15th - via:
We’ve unlocked this goal! MRC is getting double their rate! So Who is MRC? They are Fiona Maeve Geist and Jarrett Crader; the editing team. They seem to be involved in almost all of the amazing products I’ve seen over the last couple years:... (Read More)

Update 5 - A possibility of Offset Printing as a Stretch Goal

June 14th - via:
We reached out to Friesens about the possibility of offset printing. The reality is that it’s not cost-effective below 500 copies. So we set some stretch goals for what we’d need to hit to switch over to it! New Stretch Goals  LOCKED - $5750 -... (Read More)

Another Stretch Goal unlocked, or SCRAP PRINCESS DOUBLED! (and DCC days is going on!)

June 13th - via:
WE HAVE UNLOCKED THE STRETCH GOAL IN WHICH SCRAP PRINCESS GETS PAID DOUBLE FOR HER WORK. I AM HAPPY ABOUT THIS! How I Stumbled on Scrap Princess’s work? It was a combination of falling into a lot of recommendations for Deep Carbon Observatory as... (Read More)

Why a worm funnel? Behind the scenes, part 1 of many

June 10th - via:
It’s funny how many of my books start with a short idea, or a weird statement. In this case it was a twitter post after checking out the DND Beyond bestiary. My gaming history is RIFTS, Robotech, savage worlds, and more recently DCC. So some of the... (Read More)

STRETCH GOAL #1 UNLOCKED, and a PEEK at some art!

June 7th - via:
We hit that quickly! Which means those pieces of art: the Stilt-Walker Parade and a Knight of The Forgotten Silk are on their way! The Stilt-Walkers are entertainers and have their own guilds. No one is really sure what they’re up to, but they’re... (Read More)

WE FUNDED IN 5 HOURS! THANK YOU! (and here are some stretch goals)

June 7th - via:
Good morning! Just woke up to us funding (and over funding)! Guess you all really want worms, grubs, cocoons, and god moths in your games! SO WE ARE ON OUR WAY! We’ve decided to put up some Stretch Goals after all! They are as follows: UNLOCKED -... (Read More)

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