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Neanderthal & Greenland

A project in Karlsruhe, Germany by Sierra Madre Games

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Survival of the fittest cultures in pivotal times.
Backers: 4090
Average Pledge Per Backer: $67

Funded: $273,131 of $10,000
Dates: Jan 10th -> Feb 9th (30 days)
Project By: Sierra Madre Games
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Latest News

4,090 backers - Thank you all!

February 9th - via:
Hi all backers, Wow! This campaign has been an amazing 30 days. Thank you once again all backers for your support and ideas all through the campaign! With the enormous total of 4,090 backers we have together assembled an amount of 273,130 USD... (Read More)

Final hours!

February 9th - via:
Hi backers, It is only a couple of hours left of this Kickstarter campaign. We want to whole process until you receive the games to be as transparent as possible so we like to share with you the timeline for the production that we received from... (Read More)

Last 48 hours left, component changes and fulfilment

February 7th - via:
Hi backers, It is now only 48 hours left of the campaign. And with that we want to go through what we together have achieved during the time during the kickstarter campaign for new editions of Neanderthal and Greenland. Final stretch goal... (Read More)

Final stretch goal and Apps add-on

February 5th - via:
Hi backers, Thank you for all the fantastic support and great comments! It is only a few days left now :) In todays update we want to tell you about our final stretch goal and a new add-on.  Sierra Madre Games first apps!It has been in the plans for... (Read More)

Gameboard add-on, final ranking and next stretch goal

February 2nd - via:
Hi all backers, With one week left of the campaign we have unlocked 20 stretch goals (We unlocked $185,000 "One extra player aid" just when we were going to post this update) that have upgraded and added components as well as added gameplay to the... (Read More)

Right answers BGG contest, mid campaign slump, and a few words from the designer

January 29th - via:
Hi backers, A couple of days have gone since our last update. And we are close to the next update; molded plastic tokens with special design at $175,000. After that we will add one more player aid at $185,000. After that we have just a few more... (Read More)

Cardboard placards + spearhead first player marker

January 25th - via:
Hi backers, Thank you for a great start of the week! We have unlocked two more stretch goal, the upgraded player placards and wooden spearhead first player marker. Unlocked stretch goals This upgrades the player placards in both Neanderthal and... (Read More)

Combining both games + upcoming stretch goals

January 20th - via:
Hi backers, It has been an interesting couple of days with great discussions and comments. We want to thank all of you for having respect for one and other in the discussion. Since we are almost 2500 backers now and some of you might be new to Phil... (Read More)

Even 4 more stretch goals unlocked

January 17th - via:
Hi all backers, Since last update three days ago we have unlocked four more stretch goals, which you can see below. The campaign has gone much better than we hoped for :) Again, thank you for the support!  The stretch goals that upgrade existing... (Read More)

Kickstarter Alert: Interview with Phil Eklund on Neanderthal and Greenland, his deeply immersive science games

January 16th - via:
Despite being a niche of a niche, Sierra Madre Games has a massive cult following who snap up anything Eklund produces, so when new editions of his hard-to-find Bios: Genesis and Bios: Megafauna (about the origin and evolution of life, respectively) hit Kickstarter last year, they were still massive successes. (Read More)

4 more stretch goals unlocked

January 14th - via:
Hi backers, Once again, thank you all for the fantastic support! It has been amazing days since launch thanks to all of you. We have together since last update unlocked four more stretch goals :) Manufacturer We have also now decided for a... (Read More)

First 24 hours

January 11th - via:
Welcome all backers and thank you so much for all the love and support! The start of the campaign was fantastic in just 27 minutes we were funded. Wow! Within the first hour we unlocked the first 2 stretch goals… Now after 24 hours 8 stretch goals... (Read More)

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