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🚀 Space Race 🚀

A project in Brno, Czech Republic by Boardcubator

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Space Race is a unique engine building game with amazing artwork and stunning rockets.
Backers: 3652
Average Pledge Per Backer: €54

Funded: €198,328 of €25,000
Dates: May 6th -> May 23rd (18 days)
Project By: Boardcubator
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Latest News

Joint Efforts: Towards a Different Life

May 23rd - via:
Hi, Thank you so much for all your support! In this update, we'll conclude the story of Joint Efforts from Update #21 with a new wave of narrative unlocks! In 1982, the European Science Foundation (ESF) and the American National Academy of Sciences... (Read More)

Joint Efforts: Into the Maze

May 22nd - via:
Hi, Thank you for all your support! In this update, we'll delve into the first part of the Joint Efforts story series. In the aftermath of WW2, many European scientists left to work with either the US or the Soviet Union. During this time, it... (Read More)

THANK YOU: Ready for Landing!

May 22nd - via:
THANK YOU! We can’t even express how happy and thankful we are that you have blasted through all the Space Race milestones! Our engineering team reports that the last missing piece, the Faction Headquarters, has just been installed into our launch... (Read More)

Modern Days: The Final Frontier

May 21st - via:
Hi, We’re getting close towards the finish of our space mission, and we’ll land in about 48 hours! It was an incredible journey so far, mainly thanks to having you on board! In this command center report, we’ll see how far we’ve got and also... (Read More)

Modern Days: New Milestones

May 20th - via:
Hi, Thank you so much for all your amazing support! Let's take a look at what's new the latest message from the mission control:  New milestone reached – read a report from the engineering team!  Modern Days continue with a new narrative unlock!... (Read More)

Modern Days: Big Dogs and Fat Cats

May 19th - via:
Hi, Thank you for all of your support! In this update, we'll continue the story of Modern Days from Update #15 and #16 with a new narrative unlock! While the original space race is long over, new competitions (and competitors) over the final frontier... (Read More)

Modern Days: Your Feedback

May 18th - via:
Hi, Thank you so much for your support throughout our mission and for being here with us! There's been a lot of feedback and suggestions regarding many different aspects of the game, and in this update, we'll address the most frequent points.  Your... (Read More)

Modern Days: Let's Play Solo!

May 17th - via:
Hi, Welcome to the latest report from the command center! There really is a plenty of things we want to share with you today, but before we get to that, we’d love to thank you again for all your support of the playmat add-on that you have shown in... (Read More)

The Race: New Milestone Reached!

May 16th - via:
Hi, The command center is back to report some amazing news! The first of them is that we have spent most of the day shooting a one-round playthrough (including a commentary) of the solo variant. Currently, we are editing the video which will... (Read More)

The Race: Playmats

May 15th - via:
Hi, Thank you again for all the feedback that you have given us in the comments section, messages, and through the campaign survey (see Update #11). This was another amazing day so let's take a look at what's new in the control center:  Playmat... (Read More)

The Race: New Stretch Goals

May 14th - via:
Hi, We have a fresh mission report for you!  Your feedback from the survey   New stretch goals – master box and silk screen print on astronaut meeples  The Race continues with a new narrative unlock! Your feedback and suggestions ❤️ Thank... (Read More)

Backer's Guide to Kickstarter - Board Games in May 2019

May 14th - via:
Wondering which board games to back on Kickstarter this month? Today we've previewed 4 titles that grabbed our attention the most. (Read More)

The Race: Let Us Know What You Think

May 13th - via:
Hi, The command center report is here! Let’s take a look:  Let us know what you think about the campaign in this short survey so we can make it better.  Solo variant FAQ and upcoming playthrough.  The Race continues with a new narrative unlock!... (Read More)

The Race: One Rocket to Rule Them All

May 12th - via:
Hi, Thank you for all of your support! In this update, we'll continue the story of The Race from Update #9 with a new narrative unlock! If there was one rocket model that almost single-handedly took over the space race domination, it would have to be... (Read More)

The Race: Giveaway

May 11th - via:
Hi, First of all, thank you very much for the continuing support and for all the energy you are giving us! With the beginning of a new story arch in which you can get closer to another part of the space race history, we bring you a very special... (Read More)

Apollo-Soyuz Project: Rocketry

May 10th - via:
Hi, ... and welcome to the latest installment of the Space Race command center briefing! First of all, we’d like to respond to the feedback and suggestions about the rocket miniatures from your comments and private messages. On top of that, if... (Read More)

Apollo-Soyuz Project: The Handshake in Space

May 9th - via:
Hi,  New milestone reached – read a report from the engineering team!  The last backer number that qualifies for a free Cold War expansion is 2460.  Apollo-Soyuz Test Project continues with more narrative unlocks! New Milestone Reached! You are... (Read More)

Space Race Mechanics #2: Flying Solo

May 9th - via:
Hi, A lot of you have been asking about details on the Space Race solo variant. This update is dedicated just to fighting for the universe on your own! The solo variant of Space Race closely replicates the experience of playing the game against other... (Read More)

Apollo-Soyuz Project: Message Received!

May 8th - via:
Hi, Wow, another amazing day is behind us! Let’s dive into the mission control report:  Your feedback and suggestions – check our replies to your most frequent questions.  New milestone reached – take a look at the report from the engineering... (Read More)

Apollo-Soyuz Project: Cultural Differences

May 7th - via:
Hi, First of all, thank you very much for your amazing feedback in the comments section and in private messages! Many of you were asking about translations and other improvements, and you have unlocked a bunch of them already (see below!). We’re... (Read More)

Engines Burning!

May 6th - via:
Hi, Thank you everyone for your input in the comment section, we’re going through it all and working on it, checking what we can do, especially concerning the master box and an upgraded tray. Stay tuned! Space Race is off to a galactic start and it... (Read More)

Space Race Gallery

May 6th - via:
Feast your eyes! Our talented illustrator Dalibor Max Krch put his soul into creating these illustrations that are not only stunning, but all of them are also based on real events and people of space exploration. Can you recognize all of them?   We... (Read More)

Space Race Mechanics in Detail

May 6th - via:
Welcome aboard the Space Race mission! First, let’s take a quick look at how the engine works in this gameplay overview by Tantrum House.  Now let's dive deeper into the inner workings of the engine! Space Race is a stand-alone strategy game that... (Read More)

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