Flatland Relaunch

A project in Red Bank, NJ by Adam Di Angelo

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The multi-dimensional game of strategy and chance set in the world of Edwin Abbott's Flatland. Geometry, skill, and space-time travel.
Backers: 265
Average Pledge Per Backer: $38

Funded: $10,093 of $6,660
Dates: Jun 13th -> Jul 15th (33 days)
Project By: Adam Di Angelo
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Latest News

"Amidst an unprecedented concourse..."

July 11th - via: kickstarter.com
VERY NEARLY We are getting into the final days of our campaign for Flatland: The Game of Many Dimensions. Your support has been exceptional, the first goal has been met, and everything is on track to make an especially beautiful product.  For any... (Read More)

"In that blessed region of Four Dimensions, shall we linger at the threshold of the Fifth, and not enter therein?"

July 8th - via: kickstarter.com
DISSECTING THE TESSERACTCharles Hinton's mathematical explorations of the fourth-dimension had some influence on contemporaries - among them Edwin Abbott as he elevated A Square up above his Flatland. The tesseract came out of Hinton's work as a... (Read More)

"Space is Length"

July 1st - via: kickstarter.com
SOThanks to our wonderful backers we have reached our first milestone. Flatland The Game of Many Dimensions will very soon become a reality.  AND Now we have something extra special in the works. For now let's call it another dimension in the... (Read More)

"We call our world Flatland..."

June 30th - via: kickstarter.com
SUCCESS Because of your pledges, your contributions, and your sharing far and wide we have successfully funded Flatland: The Game of Many Dimensions! Thank you, and thank you again and again. NEXTNow that we have come this far, we will begin putting... (Read More)

"Gracious Teacher, deny me not what I know it is in thy power to reform..."

June 24th - via: kickstarter.com
A RECOLLECTION IICarl Sagan tells us the story of Flatland and introduces us to a model of the four-dimensional tesseract. The fellow had style...  (Read More)

"Place a penny on the middle of one of your tables in Space; and leaning over it, look down upon it. It will appear a circle."

June 21st - via: kickstarter.com
A NEW ERA OF THOUGHTIn 1888 Charles Howard Hinton published a book exploring the fourth dimension. A New Era of Thought explored in greater depth some of the concepts eluding Abbott's A Square character. The text is a dense but colorful affair, and... (Read More)

"You are living on a Plane..."

June 18th - via: kickstarter.com
A RECOLLECTION In honor of our one-hundred-and-twenty backers, we would like to offer this little blast from the past: A 1965 collaboration between John Hubley and Harvard University resulted in the animated adaptation of Flatland starring the... (Read More)

"Seizing this favourable opportunity, the Circles hastily convened..."

June 15th - via: kickstarter.com
We are only a couple of days in with the Flatland Kickstarter relaunch, and the support has been tremendous! It is great to see so many of the original pledgers back. And welcome to everyone just joining Flatland. Please share far and wide about the... (Read More)

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