Rithmomachia: Battle of the Numbers - The Philosopher's Game

A project in Austin, TX by Works, Ltd.

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Millenium old game of Boëthian harmony and stretegy
Backers: 311
Average Pledge Per Backer: $52

Funded: $16,209 of $3,750
Dates: Mar 26th -> Apr 27th (33 days)
Project By: Works, Ltd.
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Latest News

Shipping Update (AKA good news)

August 28th - via: kickstarter.com
As of the afternoon of Monday Aug 27th, all Kickstarter backed Rithmomachia sets have been shipped via the USPS.  We have been shipping in waves and some folks closer to our zip code have already started to receive their sets.   Apologies for not... (Read More)

Survey Time!

July 17th - via: kickstarter.com
The books are done (after a small delay), the 25,000 pieces have been sorted, we have boxes for our boxes... now it's time to ship the game to all our fantastic supporters!  The surveys have been sent out, we wanted to wait until the last minute to... (Read More)

Components update

May 28th - via: kickstarter.com
I promised an update when we started to get game components in to the workshop.  Here we are, about two weeks after the dispersal of backing funds and the first wave of components are coming in.  First I wanted to share some images of the finalized... (Read More)

First post-funding update!

May 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi folks!  Just wanted to send a little word to update you on the Rithmomachia project.  No news is good news - there isn't much happening on our end at the moment.  The artwork is in with the fabricators and publisher, the deposits are made, we... (Read More)

Final hours!

April 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Just wanted to take a moment to reiterate our thanks.  The overwhelming response to the Rithmomachia project has been a very pleasant surprise!  It has been so great, we had to double our orders to produce the parts.   This will be the last update... (Read More)

Halfway point and 145% funded!

April 10th - via: kickstarter.com
16 days in with 16 days to go and the project has been successfully funded!  We are pleasantly surprised and very excited to get the sets completed.  The metal stamp artwork has been finalized for the upgraded Spanish cedar play boxes, and graphic... (Read More)

Box Upgraded!

April 4th - via: kickstarter.com
We've got some great news - the box for the project (which doubles as the playfield) has been upgraded from MDF to Spanish Cedar!  We will be using the exact same cigar box model as the prototype pictured in the project description, stamped with... (Read More)

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