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Dale of Merchants Collection

A project in Pori, Finland by Sami Laakso

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A stand-alone deck building game and a storage solution for the Dale of Merchants series. Great for fans and newcomers alike.
Backers: 1826
Average Pledge Per Backer: €56

Funded: €102,687 of €40,000
Dates: Sep 4th -> Oct 4th (30 days)
Project By: Sami Laakso
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Latest News

Dale of Deck-Builders

March 19th - via:
If you’ve been around the board gaming scene since 2008, you’ve played a deck-builder. In that respect, Dale of Merchants is comfortably familiar. (Read More)

Wealthy Tuataras

October 2nd - via:
Tuataras are the last new deck I haven’t introduced yet. Let’s get down to it! TuatarasWhat if you weren’t required to use your nice technique cards for purchasing quite as often? That’s precisely what’s possible with Tuataras and the gold... (Read More)

Introducing more characters

October 1st - via:
The final voting has closed and we have a winner! Today I’ll introduce Nel the Sea Otter along with a few other yellow (intermediate complexity) character cards. Winning furfolk characterThe mammal poll was the most popular poll yet with over 600... (Read More)

Swindling Black-headed Gulls

September 28th - via:
It’s time for the second to last of the animalfolk decks to be introduced. Meet the Gulls! GullsEach Dale of Merchants game comes with 20 junk cards which is enough to play the game. A friend of mine asked me once if there would ever be any use for... (Read More)

Fickle Giant Pangolins and Essen SPIEL

September 26th - via:
You made your opinion clear. It’s time to introduce the Fickle Giant Pangolins along with their dice! There is also information regarding Essen SPIEL ‘18 which takes place next month. PangolinsA Dale of Merchants game wouldn’t be complete... (Read More)

Mammal poll is now open

September 24th - via:
The voting for birds has closed. We have a winner, and you can now vote for your favourite mammal! Winning featherfolk characterAgain, over 500 votes were cast. The results were extremely tight with the Atlantic Puffin winning the voting with 246... (Read More)

Mischievous Tasmanian Devils

September 21st - via:
Tasmanian Devils got the most love in the comment section of the previous animalfolk deck update, so now it’s their time to step into the spotlight! DevilsThe nation of Tasmanian Devils is a weird one. Tasmanian Devils oppose the idea of... (Read More)

Bird poll is now open

September 19th - via:
The voting for reptiles has closed. We have a winner, and you can now vote for your favourite bird! Winning scalefolk characterWe got a total of 523 votes on the poll for reptiles! The Frilled lizard won with 220 votes, and Thorny Devil came in... (Read More)

Lively Slender Mongooses and Stealthy Long-winged Tomb Bats

September 16th - via:
After introducing the Enthusiastic Wood Turtles, I asked you which animalfolk deck I should introduce next. Almost every deck got an equal number of votes, but Mongooses just barely managed to get to the top. This means I get to explain the clock... (Read More)

First look at the character cards

September 13th - via:
Dale of Merchants Collection comes with a fully new feature to the series, character cards. Many of you have asked me to tell you more about them. Now's the time to do just that! Individual player powersThere are a total of 55 different characters in... (Read More)

Reptile poll is now open

September 11th - via:
You can now vote for your favourite reptile! Scalefolk character pollYou sent us a total of almost 200 submissions. Those had over 250 suggestions for new scalefolks from of which 129 were unique! It was hard to narrow them to 10 for the voting.... (Read More)

Enthusiastic Wood Turtles

September 8th - via:
I introduced the Vigorous Emperor Penguins last time and asked who you'd like to learn more about this time. Well, a few of you wanted to hear about the Enthusiastic Wood Turtles, so here we go! TurtlesThese fellows are constantly being inspired on... (Read More)

Crowdfunding Spotlight

September 7th - via:
Many Kickstarter projects have been launched recently and quite a few are worth having a good look at even though they (Read More)

Vigorous Emperor Penguins and previews

September 6th - via:
It's time to begin our tradition of introducing all the animalfolk decks! Let's start with Vigorous Emperor Penguins, as many of you have waited for them for so long. PenguinsEmperor Penguins were a stretch goal in Dale of Merchants 2 Kickstarter... (Read More)

100% funded!

September 5th - via:
It took all of you 13 hours to get the project 100% funded! I want to thank all of you for your kind support. If you have backed any of my previous projects, welcome back! If this is the first one we share together, welcome aboard! I will do my best... (Read More)

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