Road to Enlightenment

A project in Columbus, OH by Dirk Knemeyer

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Isaac Newton, Rembrandt, Oliver Cromwell and Moliere come to life as 17th century monarchs vie to be the most influential in Europe.
Backers: 341
Average Pledge Per Backer: $81

Funded: $27,684 of $10,000
Dates: May 4th -> May 30th (27 days)
Project By: Dirk Knemeyer
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Latest News

Road to Enlightenment - bonus bits update

October 1st - via:
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The New Science is now available!

September 16th - via:
Hi Everyone, Just a quick note to all of you but specifically those who asked for an update: our Kickstarter for The New Science just went live! Here is the link if you want to check it out: ... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Upgrade locked in

September 14th - via:
Hi Everyone, OK, for the upgraded components we are going with the wooden discs with stickers. The discs will be coloured the same as your nation - just like the big blocks currently. We're still testing the stickers, considering a white circle with... (Read More)

Shipping update + stretch goal upgrade + second chance purchase

August 22nd - via:
Hi Everyone, It looks like the full run is almost entirely fulfilled. There are a couple of people who have not responded to the survey and are not responding to our notes, and a couple of surveys that came in after our original deadline that slipped... (Read More)

Road to Enlightenment - on the way!

August 2nd - via:
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Shipping is just around the corner!

July 31st - via:
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Surveys are sent!

July 18th - via:
Hi Everyone, I just finished up sending the surveys out to all of you, asking for addresses or other information relevant to your pledges. To ensure your games are sent out on the very first day of availability - Thursday August 2, 2012 - please... (Read More)

Games are in the Med

July 8th - via:
Hi Everyone, A quick update on a couple of fronts... 1. Getting your games! Our games are on a container now that has passed thru the Suez Canal and is about to leave the Med for the Atlantic. Our European backers can wave to the south at them or, if... (Read More)

The container is at port

June 17th - via:
Hi Folks, I just got confirmation today that the container full of copies of Road to Enlightenment are at the port in China! It is scheduled to leave port tomorrow and be at our distributors in New Hampshire, USA around July 23. I still have not... (Read More)

If you missed the campaign...

June 7th - via:
I'm getting a bunch of notes from people who missed the campaign but are kindly interested in backing the game. You can buy it here: Thanks, Dirk  (Read More)

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