TANKS, BUT NO THANKS! Strategy board game | 2-4 players | 8+

A project in Barrie, Canada by TIN ROBOT GAMES

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Take out your opponent's tanks and bases to be the last battalion standing. Quick to learn & play! Strategy, plus a bit of luck to win.
Backers: 112
Average Pledge Per Backer: $92 CAD

Funded: $10,351 CAD of $10,000 CAD
Dates: Sep 25th -> Oct 25th (30 days)
war gamestrategy gameturn-based +Suggest

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Latest News

6 hours left to back this project, then the prices go up!

October 24th - via: kickstarter.com
We have 6 hours remaining in this campaign! If you have friends that want a copy of Tanks, but no thanks!, please encourage them to pledge now. After the campaign closes, there will be an option to pre-order a copy of the game, but the price will be... (Read More)

FUNDED! Here's a thank-you bonus.

October 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you to all the pledgers that stuck in there with us! Although we have just squeaked past the finish line, we have obtained some extra funding that we are reinvesting back into this game as a BIG THANK-YOU to our pledgers. Everyone that pledged... (Read More)

1 Week to go!

October 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank-you all for your support so far! We have 1 week left in this campaign and we are in full throttle driving our pledge level as far as we can go. We already of some retailer commitment, which is exciting.  It looks like we will cross the finish... (Read More)

Share for a chance to win 1 of 3 games!

October 11th - via: kickstarter.com
We have sweepstakes running right now that gives you a chance of winning 1 of 3 copies of the Kickstarter edition of Tanks, but no thanks! Strategy Board Game. Entries are generated by sharing via social media. Click the below link to enter.... (Read More)

Demo versions of Tanks, but no thanks! available at select Toronto locations!

October 10th - via: kickstarter.com
We have a copy of Tanks, but no thanks! at Snake & Lattes on Bloor Street and 401 Games on Young. More copies coming in the next week to additional locations for these chains. Bring your friends out, play a game and make a pledge!  (Read More)

Half way there and on track to hit our goal!

October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
I hope all our Canadian friends enjoyed there Thanksgiving this past weekend! We are pleased to see that this campaign is on track to hit (at a minimum) our base level goal. We are halfway through our campaign and have secured 56% of our goal in... (Read More)

Instructions now available in Spanish!

October 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Head on over to the main page of tinrobotgames.com. The language toggles are above the English instructions. Instructions are no available in English, French, Italian, German and Spanish!  (Read More)


October 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Based on requests, we have added a retailer pledge level for Brick and Mortar Retailers.  This pledge level will get you a case of 6 games + 1 FREE demo copy for your store. Maximum 1 demo copy per store. You will also receive all stretch goals... (Read More)

Italian, French, German Instructions live on Tin Robot Games website

October 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Italian, French, & German instructions are available on the Tin Robot Games homepage, tinrobotgames.com (toggles above the English instructions). Spanish should be live by end of the week!  (Read More)

Well on our way!

October 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ We are well on our way to hit our base goal. As of the writing of this post, we are at 31% of our goal with 7 days elapsed.  I have been asked by many who backed how to get multiple... (Read More)

Want to know the history of this game? Check out my interview with Bobby from facebook.com/groups/TheBoardGameClub

September 28th - via: kickstarter.com
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  (Read More)

Updating instructions in more languages: Spanish and French!

September 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone! We are so incredibly THANKFUL for your support so far. We are off to a great start and are projected to cross the finish line. That being said, we don't want to just cross it, we want to blow way past it so that we can reinvest in... (Read More)

Spielanleitung - Instructions available in German!

September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Special thanks to Michael Csorba at http://spieletexter.de/ for his kind support with translating our instructions to German. This will be available on our website as a downloadable PDF. Here is the preview: ZIEL DES SPIELS Das letzte verbleibende... (Read More)

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