Snap Ships Tactics: Constructible Miniatures Game

Bot Factory by João Quintela Martins & Vital Lacerda

A project in Phoenix, AZ by Eagle Games

Funding Successful

A worker placement game about building toy robots under the supervision of efficiency consultant, Sandra.
Backers: 3168
Average Pledge Per Backer: $53

Funded: $167,810 of $100,000
Dates: Jun 16th -> Jul 1st (15 days)
Project By: Eagle Games
Aw shucks, no tags yet. +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.



current pledge level
Last Updated: July 1 @ 11:02 -0400 GMT


of goal
funding period ended


trending toward
Trends are not projections.


of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

Removable Insert Trays Stretch Goal Unlocked!

June 29th - via:
We are now in the Final 48 Hours of this campaign and still climbing our way toward $150,000. Thank you again to all of our Backers! Removable Insert Trays Unlocked! We have unlocked adding Removable Insert Trays to Bot Factory.  These will be trays... (Read More)

The Designers Show a Few Turns of Bot Factory

June 28th - via:
A Few Turns with the Co-Designers Co-Designers, João Quintela Martins & Vital Lacerda, show a couple of turns in Bot Factory: Next Stretch Goal We are currently just shy of unlocking our Stretch Goal to include removable insert trays for the... (Read More)

Second Stretch Goal Unlocked!

June 26th - via:
Second Stretch Goal Unlocked! We have unlocked the second Stretch Goal which adds a Universal Bot meeple and an additional Production Tile to the Production Variants. *Final Design to be Determined Production Tile #7 - Take any one Universal Part... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Unlocked! Before You Play's Preview

June 23rd - via:
Before You Play offers us their preview of Bot Factory! First Stretch Goal Unlocked! We have unlocked our first Stretch Goal to include additional game content! We have combined what was previously our first two Stretch Goals into one. Not one, but... (Read More)

Fully Funded! Livestream Tonight on Board Game Spotlight

June 22nd - via:
Thank you! Thank you to all of our Backers -- we are now fully funded for Bot Factory! On behalf of designers Vital & João, artist Pedro Soto, graphic designer Pedro Silva, and everyone at Eagle-Gryphon Games, we thank you sincerely for making... (Read More)

Bonus Sandra Meeple & Disc | MvM Preview Video | Add-Ons

June 22nd - via:
Bonus Sandra Meeple   We have finalized the Bonus Sandra meeple and disc that will be included in each Backer’s pledge during this campaign. Working with João & Vital (with input from Sandra), we decided upon the elegant version of the Sandra... (Read More)

Tutorial and Playthrough | Solo Playthrough

June 21st - via:
Board Game BBQ Tutorial and Playthrough  Board Game BBQ gives a tutorial and playthrough of Bot Factory in a 3-player game using Tabletopia. Solooperative Games Solo Playthrough Solooperative Games shows us a solo playthrough giving insights as to... (Read More)

The Parts Wheel | Tabletopia

June 20th - via:
The Parts Wheel in Bot Factory The Parts Wheel One of the aspects of producing Bot Factory is the parts wheel on the Part Production board. This wheel spins as players take actions to turn the wheel a quarter turn or remove parts from the wheel. Two... (Read More)

Campaign's Current Status & Producing a Game

June 18th - via:
The Campaign's Current Status & Producing a Game Publishing board games is challenging. Even for those of us who have been doing it for over 25 years. This Kickstarter highlights several challenges, both general ones and those peculiar to... (Read More)

How Does It Compare? | Designers & Artist

June 17th - via:
Vilela & Sandra, the Player Pawns, and Bot Meeples of Bot Factory Thank you to all of our Backers thus far! The question has been asked: "How does this compare to Mercado de Lisboa?" The answer is that both Mercado de Lisboa and Bot Factory are... (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!