Merchants of Sol

Ski Tour: Biathlon

A project in Norrköping, Sweden by Tea Time Productions

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A highly strategic racing game that requires ski(ll)s.
Backers: 547
Average Pledge Per Backer: kr439 SEK

Funded: kr240,338 SEK of kr180,000 SEK
Dates: Nov 12th -> Dec 12th (30 days)
Project By: Tea Time Productions
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Latest News

Thank you all!

December 12th - via:
After a long period of panic, hopefulness, happiness and gratitude we can now say our campaign is over! AND WE DID IT!  For all of you that believed in our idea and decided to back us, from the bottom of our hearts, thank you!  We will now take a... (Read More)

"ALL" Stretch goals unlocked

December 12th - via:
Every stretch goal has been unlocked except the secret.  Double sided tiles are a go but without new design.  Campaign closes in 50 min!   (Read More)

Almost there!!

December 12th - via:
After months of hard work with the campaign and years of building the game, we can finally se the finish-line!  All you people that has not yet joined the cause, jump aboard before you miss it! We have already started the heavy work of getting the... (Read More)

Last push!

December 11th - via:
After a hectic week of skiing towards our Kickstarter goal we can now actually see the finish line! Help us out with reaching those last stretch goals by sharing the news about our soon to end campaign! Every backer counts!  We have cleared another... (Read More)

Fellow boardgamers. Friends. Biathlon fanatics.

December 9th - via:
We are so proud and happy for all the support you keep on giving us, especially in these last few days of our campaign. After some plenty of social shares over a wide selection of media platforms we are more than happy to announce that the double... (Read More)

The golden Finland and a surprise!

December 8th - via:
We unlocked the golden first player marker today!  Yay! Also, the voting for the second nation board is finished and we welcome FInland to the game! Then, we have a surprise for the final days of this campaign. If you help us spread the word about... (Read More)

And here's the result from the jury....

December 5th - via:
The results just arrived... With 218 people using their democratic rights as backers of this project the winner... and next nation to be added to the game is.... ...with 31% of the votes... beating the second place with 22%.... And the winner is....... (Read More)

“Azzurri” Stretch goal is a go!

December 4th - via:
Hello friends!  Once again we thank you for your support and interest in our game. Without you this would not be possible. Another stretch goal was reached and now we welcome Italy as a nation in our boardgame. Note that the additional nations that... (Read More)

We've hit number 2 and 3!

December 1st - via:
Yesterday we hit another two stretch goals! Welcome to the game Great Britain. FInally a chance to grab that gold medal? Also YOU unlocked our social stretch goal. We will create a poll with all nations we think should be there and send it out to you... (Read More)

First stretch goal in the books!

November 27th - via:
The last day we managed to both get funded and also now we've reached our first stretch goal. Welcome to the game.... U.S.A! Very soon we will be unlocking our social stretch goal. Once we do we will arrange a vote for what nations to be added next.... (Read More)

Thank you! We've reached our first goal!

November 26th - via:
Today we passed our first goal of this campaign. Thank you all so much, we are funded! Now, lets set up new goals. We are looking forward to adding some new nations as the next step. Three of the nations are already set with USA, UK and Italy up for... (Read More)

So close!

November 22nd - via:
Closing in on 90%, we are so close to start picking those stretch-goals! All you Americans, the USA Nation board is within your grasp, help us reach out to the last few backers needed to get it done!  We had a fantastic talk with Gabe over at Board... (Read More)

With a steady pace!

November 19th - via:
First of all, thank you all for your amazing support! We can see the love being shared over social media every day and it makes us so happy! Please continue doing a great job, we are moving steadily towards funding and would really like to hit those... (Read More)

On track (pun intended)

November 16th - via:
Hi all! Lets just say we are three times on track!  1. We are on track, we are steadily moving towards funding. Us at Tea Time are thrilled and are so happy that so many of you are supporting us. Have a look at... (Read More)

On popular demand!

November 14th - via:
After some intense persuasion we have decided to add Italian to the list of available digital rules! They will be available after finished campaign!  So all you Italians, spread the word, help us reach out to all biathlon fans in Italy!  (Read More)

First day behind us!

November 13th - via:
We just passed the 24 hour goal line, only 29 days to go! With you help, this will be a race to remember!  Current biathlon backer positions so far: 1.Sweden 2.Germany 3.United States 4.France  (Read More)

More stuff!

November 13th - via:
After some great feedback we have decided to add digital versions of the rulebook in German and French. We are open for more languages as long as there are a substantial amount of backers asking for a translation! So poke your friends and get them to... (Read More)

Great start!

November 12th - via:
First of all, thank you all! We are so happy that so many have committed to our cause! We are working tirelessly to make sure that all questions are answered as soon as possible! Do not hessite to ask us anything, we are happy to oblige!  We need as... (Read More)

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