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Martin Wallace's Lincoln ACW board game

A project in Brighton and Hove City, UK by Will Townshend, PSC Games

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A fast-paced, two player, card-driven strategy wargame set in the American Civil War.
Backers: 1696
Average Pledge Per Backer: £30

Funded: £51,217 of £10,000
Dates: May 9th -> May 25th (16 days)
Project By: Will Townshend, PSC Games
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Latest News

Stretch goal 9 is unlocked!

May 25th - via:
We're going to add a card Victory Point mat to stack your KS Exclusive victory point counters on, making it easy to see how close to victory the Union player is.  We're planning on a nice A5 sized print of the main Peter Dennis artwork, so you're... (Read More)

Stretch goal 8 unlocked!

May 24th - via:
It's official - you're all going to get a much prettier box insert :-) Unlocking stretch goal 8 means that we'll use Peter Dennis' battle scene artwork to print an eye-catching box insert rather than the plain insert we usually include in our games.... (Read More)

Stretch goal 7: GBP £42,000 - UNLOCKED!

May 23rd - via:
Stretch goal 7: GBP £42,000 - UNLOCKED! We'll make the counters double-sided. We were only intending to print on one side as the counters are never flipped, but a few people have asked if we can make them double-sided. If we unlock this stretch goal... (Read More)

Stretch goal 6 unlocked!!

May 23rd - via:
Thanks again for your support – we’ve now unlocked a printed manifest for the cards. This provides a quick visual reference of the complete suite of cards for both armies. (Read More)

Martin Wallace's update on rules & the Manassas Hammer

May 22nd - via:
Well, that was a bit of a wild ride. Through a lot of playtesting by various parties in different parts of the world we have jointly come up with a number of rule changes and clarifications that will both fix the ‘Manassas Hammer’ and some other... (Read More)

Stretch goal 5 unlocked!!

May 18th - via:
Stretch goal 5 unlocked!!Well done everyone – we’ve now unlocked the fifth stretch goal – another Kickstarter exclusive! ¬We’re now going to give all of our backers a second copy of the rulebook so you’ll have one for each player. We think... (Read More)

Update on the “Manassas Hammer”

May 15th - via:
As many of you have read, Marco’s review of Lincoln threw up what he’s coined the “Manassas Hammer”, concerning balance of play. Like everyone else, we’re very respectful of Marco’s opinions on boardgaming and pay attention to what he... (Read More)

Stretch goal 4 unlocked!!

May 11th - via:
We’ve unlocked the next stretch goal – many thanks to you all! This one is a Kickstarter exclusive – 22 wooden victory point tokens. The Union player needs to keep track of his or her victory points as the game progresses – if the Union... (Read More)

Stretch goal 3 unlocked!!

May 10th - via:
We keep rolling on! Thanks again to our backers, we’re able to upgrade the quality of our components. We’re going to use the thicker cardstock for our counters, to make them more durable and tactile. We think that makes it all the sweeter when... (Read More)

Stretch goals 1 & 2 unlocked!!

May 10th - via:
Thanks to all of our backers, the first and second stretch goals are unlocked. This means that all of our KS backers will receive colour stickers to place on their European Influence and Blockade wooden counters. It also means that we’ll upgrade... (Read More)

Funded in under 4 hours!

May 9th - via:
Wow Funding goal achieved in under 4 hours! Thanks very much to our backers so far – we’ve now hit our £10,000 funding goal so Lincoln is going to enter production! With more backers on board, we’ll start unlocking those stretch goals…... (Read More)

Worthington Publishing’s Lincoln videos

May 9th - via:
Our chums at Worthington Publishing have been posting preview and ‘how to play’ videos about our pre-production version of Lincoln. You can head over to YouTube to watch them (search for ‘Worthington Publishing’ or click on the links below):... (Read More)

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