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Barbarians: The Invasion

A project in London, UK by Tabula Games

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Lead your barbarian clan to glory in this worker placement and area control eurogame from the acclaimed author of Hyperborea and Asgard
Backers: 2034
Average Pledge Per Backer: £82

Funded: £165,989 of £25,000
Dates: Apr 26th -> May 25th (29 days)
Project By: Tabula Games
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Latest News

The Final Hours!!

May 24th - via:
Our last chance for stretch goals! The Skullcrusher. We did it!! We unlocked another Stretch Goal, and it is a brand new miniature. Are you ready to face the Skullcrusher, the fiercest Barbarian yet?! We are in the final hours of the Kickstarter... (Read More)

New Stretch Goals and the Final Stretch!

May 24th - via:
New Additions for BarbariansSince our last update, we have had a really exciting final push, meaning two new unlocked Stretch Goals and future Stretch Goals revealed! Let’s take a look at what is coming. Havoc maker honor track. Havoc Maker Order... (Read More)

Volcano Dev & Mechanics

May 23rd - via:
the Volcano.  Volcano TacticsHi and welcome to the second update about mechanics and gameplay by the design team at Tabula Games. One of the crucial parts of our work has been designing the volcano action spaces. The various wheels have gone... (Read More)

Pledge Manager and Stretch Goals

May 22nd - via:
Beast & monster card expansion wiht hunt markers. Pledge Manager NewsHi everybody, We are in the final stretch of the campaign and we have a few last minute announcements about the pledge manager, and a bit about stretch goals. First, about the... (Read More)

Cut Throat and Other News

May 16th - via:
Another Stretch Goal Reached!Yesterday, we were happy to wake up to another unlocked Stretch Goal! The Cut Throat Mode has been reached and will provide a really fun and interesting way to switch up gameplay. This mode is currently under testing and... (Read More)

War Mechanics and Strategies

May 14th - via:
The Map of Fenian  Barbarians Design: Getting in touch with War and TacticsHey guys, thanks for backing Barbarians: The Invasion. Here again, we are the game designers and today we’ll give you an insight on what’s happening behind the curtains... (Read More)

A message from Pierluca Zizzi

May 13th - via:
Hi everybody, I'm Pierluca Zizzi, and today I'll tell you the story and evolution of Barbarians: The Invasion. The first version of the game didn't have the barbarians as protagonists. It was a civilization game about the Hittite empire; however,... (Read More)

A New Add-On for Barbarians

May 12th - via:
Hi, everybody! We know a lot of you are anxious to hear what we decided about those player boards. We are excited to tell you that they will be included in the add-on section, allowing Wooden and Iron Backers to pledge for the upgraded player boards... (Read More)

Leather Player Board Is Here!

May 11th - via:
Who wants the first one? Hi, folks. We have updated the image to reflect your votes in the last survey. It turns out Option 1 won by a landslide. Today, we are happy to announce that we have the prototypes of the leather player boards. We managed to... (Read More)

Gameplay and Mechanics

May 10th - via:
A message from the developers.Hi, everybody. We wanted to give you guys a quick update on how gameplay is developing. First of all, we’ll be wrapping up the 2 and 3 player modes in the next few days. We are fine-tuning the dummy element, to make... (Read More)

We'd Like Your Help!

May 8th - via:
A new look for Barbarians Hey, folks, first of all, thanks again to all of you who have commented on, shared, and boosted this game. Your support is awesome and, first things first, we want to give a big thanks to our growing community. Today we... (Read More)

1,000 Backers!!

May 4th - via:
We are amazed by how this campaign continues to grow and gain traction. We owe you a big thank you for the support you are giving us! 1.000 is a huge number. To put it in perspective, if we were able to throw a party and invite all of you, not even... (Read More)

New Stretch Goal and Teasers!

April 30th - via:
Bringing Barbarians: The Invasion to life has been a dream for us here at Tabula Games. This is a project we have put so much into and to receive the feedback and support from this community has been for us a huge success! With the campaign going... (Read More)

200% Funded!! New Stretch Goals Unlocked.

April 28th - via:
Folks, we are so grateful for the awesome community that is forming around this game! Thanks for your input, feedback, ideas, and enthusiasm. We are so excited to announce that we are 48 hours into the campaign and we are 200% funded!!  We did it!... (Read More)

First four stretch goals unlocked!

April 27th - via:
We are still in the first 24 hours of the campaign and we’ve already unlocked the first four stretch goals!    Here’s a recap of what all of you are getting!    Upgraded size of all the cards   This is a big deal for us, because now we can... (Read More)


April 26th - via:
We are amazed to find out how many true barbarian warlords there are out there! Thanks to your help we managed to fund this game in less than 10 hours!  Well, what happens now? We unlocked the first social goal, making the 3D model available for... (Read More)

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