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Pax Pamir: Second Edition

A project in St. Paul, MN by Cole Wehrle

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Navigate the path to power in this interactive strategy game about Afghanistan in the nineteenth century.
Backers: 3139
Average Pledge Per Backer: $78

Funded: $244,607 of $10,000
Dates: Aug 27th -> Sep 21st (25 days)
Project By: Cole Wehrle
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Latest News

Root creator’s acclaimed Pax Pamir: Second Edition is returning to Kickstarter next month

February 25th - via:
Pax Pamir: Second Edition, last year’s critically lauded board game by Root designer Cole Wehrle, is getting a reprint next month. (Read More)

Pax Pamir Second Edition – The Great Game

July 12th - via:
One of the wonderful things about historical games is the process of learning that accompanies play. These games are fascinating tools to help increase cultural proficiency, better understand human nature, and re-shape our worldview. (Read More)

Inside a St. Paul Company's Quest to Crowdfund a Board Game

October 31st - via:
What would you guess a recent local crowdfunding effort that generated almost $245,000 from more than 3,000 people was for (Read More)

Live Stream Count Down!

September 20th - via:
Hi everyone!! To celebrate the final hours of the campaign, we are going do a Tabletop Simulator stream of Pax Pamir! Go to our Wehrlegig Twitch stream at 8 CDT to watch myself, Cole, and some friends play through a few virtual games of Pamir! Feel... (Read More)

Final Stretch Goal Reached and Upcoming Live Stream

September 19th - via:
Wow. When Drew and I set the final stretch goal we weren't sure that we'd be able to hit it. If it was going to happen, we figured that it would be a last-day affair. We had no idea that we would smash through it with nearly two days left in the... (Read More)

A Few Small Updates (including info about the solo game!)

September 14th - via:
Hi everyone, I just have a few quick updates today. Drew and I have been busy pushing things along behind the scenes. Running the Kickstarter continues to take up most of the time we have allocated to the project, so a lot of our development and... (Read More)

Stumble along with us for our first live TTS play (live now!)

September 8th - via:
Howdy folks, Tonight, Drew and I are joined by our good friends Graham and Chas for a little four player game of Pax Pamir: Second Edition. This won't be a teaching game (we'll do one of those later), but if you'd like to stop by and see what the... (Read More)

Saturday Morning Surprise TTS Module

September 8th - via:
Hey folks! Since this campaign launched, I've had a lot of backers and would-be backers ask me about the possibility of getting a TTS module out there. I hadn't initially given this much thought as I definitely didn't have time set aside to build one... (Read More)

Reddit AMA is live at 11 CDT

September 6th - via:
Hey folks, Just a reminder that Drew and I's AMA (Ask Me Anything) is live on Reddit now. You can find it here.  (Read More)

Essay on the politics and art of Pax Pamir

September 5th - via:
Hi folks, I want to share a new essay Cole wrote about Pax Pamir for Katie's Game Corner. It has quickly become one of my favorite pieces he's written about the design. I think a lot of backers would be enjoy reading about the game's art design and... (Read More)

The Remaining Stretch Goals

September 4th - via:
Hi everyone, Over the past weekend, I traveled to PAX West to help demo Root and the next Vast game. I also got the chance to play a few games of Pamir after-hours with backers. Here's a photo from one game. This is obviously a playtest set. My wife... (Read More)

Component Update and Reddit AMA this Thursday

September 3rd - via:
Hi everyone! Thanks again for backing the project and pledging your support early in the campaign. We are a small team, so every pledge, tweet, or BGG post about Pax Pamir helps get the word out about this game. I know there are limited details about... (Read More)

Shipping Info Update for Backers in THA, CHE, HRV, GBR

August 31st - via:
Hi folks, This message is intended for backers in Thailand, Switzerland, Croatia, and the United Kingdom.  After reevaluating our latest fulfillment quotes for the EU/Europe/SEA, we are going to lower rates for those destinations as seen in our... (Read More)

Metal coins unlocked, new stretch goals, a poll, and Cole goes to PAX West

August 29th - via:
Hi everyone, Whenever I told fans of the first edition about our plans for a Kickstarter campaign for Pax Pamir, the first thing they asked me about was metal coins. This was hardly surprising. In Pax Pamir, the mostly closed economy means that you... (Read More)

Two Days and Over a Thousand Backers

August 28th - via:
My goodness. Seriously, y'all.  Drew and I have been completely blown away by the response we've gotten so far. When we first decided to spend our extra time over the past few months prepping this campaign, we had a few scenarios in mind. This has... (Read More)

Funded (and some!)

August 27th - via:
Thank you all so much for your early support for this project. It is incredibly flattering and humbling to have this many fans and backers pledge a pre-order for a game like this. It’s been a really amazing first day, and we’re excited to bring... (Read More)

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