Egizia: Shifting Sands

A project in Boynton Beach, FL by Stronghold Games

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The revitalized classic strategy game of boats and bricks for 2-4 players.
Backers: 1734
Average Pledge Per Backer: $45

Funded: $78,883 of $10,000
Dates: May 22nd -> Jun 10th (19 days)
Project By: Stronghold Games
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Latest News

The End of the Nile

June 9th - via:
Happy Sunday, Builders! With your help we made it all the way down the river and we’ve made some huge strides with this game and it’s all thanks to you, our fans, who made this happen.  In case you missed our news yesterday - we will be getting... (Read More)

Final Hours Breaking News!

June 8th - via:
Happy final hours, backers!  We have some VERY EXCITING NEWS!  Shifting Sands on Watch It Played! We are thrilled to announce that we will have a Watch it Played episode for Egizia: Shifting Sands when it releases. Who better to show you how to... (Read More)

Nearing the End of the Nile - The Final 48!

June 7th - via:
Ten years ago, Egizia became a cult classic, and now with your help, we’ve been able to bring this new edition to the table. Make sure you check out the video previews from Man vs Meeple and Never Board Gaming that you can find on the campaign... (Read More)


June 6th - via:
3 days left, builders! Are you ready for our final component upgrade?  The sixteenth milestone is a Kickstarter exclusive for wooden scoring markers that are just for you!  These scoring markers will be the final touch to making your game best it... (Read More)

Make it to the Top!

June 5th - via:
Welcome to day fifteen, builders!  Today we're unlocking another promo – a new sphinx card that will score you an amazing five points if you built the ninth level of the obelisk.  This provides an extra bit of spice for your endgame scoring, and... (Read More)

Make Room!

June 4th - via:
Two weeks into our campaign and we’ve come such a long way! You’ve shown us how much you love Egizia: Shifting Sands and we’re so grateful for your dedication.  Our fourteenth milestone is an anytime River card that lets you immediately place... (Read More)


June 3rd - via:
Happy Monday, Builders! Today we have a new River card promo that permanently increases the number of Sphinx cards you can build by one. If you’re interested in heavy sphinx building strategies this is a must-have!  So far our promos have provided... (Read More)

Bricks on Bricks

June 2nd - via:
Happy Sunday, Builders! We hope you all had a great ITTD yesterday. Let us know what you were playing in the comments! New Milestones Unlocked Yesterday we unlocked a new River card promo that lets you place multiple bricks in one statue during your... (Read More)

Halfway Down The River

May 31st - via:
Welcome to the end of week two! We’re getting close to the end of the river, and we want to say thank you! A huge thank you to you, our fans, who make these campaigns possible for us. Egizia: Shifting Sands has truly been a love letter for us,... (Read More)

Working Hard

May 30th - via:
Ready for milestone number nine? Here we go!  More component upgrades to make your game the best it can possibly be with die-cut worker tokens that give the game a unique and powerful look.  Tell us what you think of these new tokens on our... (Read More)

Full Stocks

May 29th - via:
Happy Wednesday, Builders! We have just crossed 1000 backers! Welcome to all of you. We are so thankful to have you with us as we make our way down the Nile.  Yesterday we upgraded your player boards with thicker card stock. These player boards... (Read More)

Improved Quarry

May 27th - via:
Today, we’ve unlocked a new Colonnade goal promo for your game that rewards you with flipping over your starting quarry. This can be incredibly powerful, but you’ll find a bigger pay off earlier in the game to maximize the other side of your... (Read More)

Building Up

May 26th - via:
We'll keep today's update short so you can get back to enjoying your weekend! This new river card makes bricks that you place in the pyramid this round cost one less stone which can speed up your pyramid building strategies quite a bit and put you... (Read More)

A little help for your friends.

May 25th - via:
Thank you to our over 800 backers for joining us on this journey down the Nile! We are so thankful to have you rowing along with us.  For our fourth day of Egizia: Shifting Sands, we unlock another River card!  This card is all about helping out... (Read More)

Taking it to the River

May 24th - via:
It’s milestone day three and we’ve unlocked another component upgrade!  Each day of the campaign we’ll unlock a new promo card or upgrade that will make your game the best game out there.   Today, that means a flashy new spot UV on the river... (Read More)

Welcome to The Nile!

May 23rd - via:
Happy day two, builders! Each day we’re going to unlock a new promo or upgrade for your copy – showing off a bunch of fun mechanics, new cards, and quality components. Yesterday, we unlocked a high quality component upgrade with spot UV coating... (Read More)

Our Journey Begins!

May 22nd - via:
You did it! We wanted to take a journey down the Nile with you and bring a new version of this classic game to life and you made it happen. Now that the Shifting Sands has been funded, we’re excited to show you the wonders of the rest of this... (Read More)

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