Genotype: A Mendelian Genetics Game

A project in St. Louis, MO by John Coveyou (Genius Games)

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A worker placement and dice drafting game built upon Gregor Mendel's work with genetics and pea plants.
Backers: 6554
Average Pledge Per Backer: $55

Funded: $360,080 of $15,000
Dates: Jan 28th -> Feb 27th (30 days)
Project By: John Coveyou (Genius Games)
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Latest News

Final 2 Days!

February 25th - via:
Hello, Researchers! I can't believe we're already headed into the final 2 days for the Genotype campaign. We've broken 5,500 backers and just secured our 13th Stretch Goal at $300,000. This has been quite a ride! Final Details and the Pledge... (Read More)

Solo Gardening

February 21st - via:
Hello Genotype Backers! We're down to the final week, and we still have a couple more stretch goals to unlock!  We reached $250K yesterday, securing custom price markers. Next up is the variable assistant mini-expansion. We've started working... (Read More)

Calling All Geneticists!

February 17th - via:
Hi Genotype Backers! In the last week, this campaign has continued to climb - we're now over 4,400 backers, which is just amazing. Here are a few updates: Science Behind -- Calling All Geneticists! At $175k we unlocked the Science Behind booklet.... (Read More)

Stretch Goals & "Pruning" with Worker Placement

February 5th - via:
Hello Backers!  In the last few days, the campaign has continued to knock down stretch goals, upgrading all your copies of Genotype in some fun and significant ways. My personal favorite upgrade is the custom wooden Action Markers. As I've written... (Read More)

First 4 Stretch Goals Unlocked!

January 31st - via:
We're really off to an exciting start! It's only 3-odd days into the campaign and we're already reaching past $90,000, closing in on our 5th Stretch Goal! We've had some great questions in the comments, a fun thread about theme on BGG, and gotten... (Read More)

Funded and Custom Dice Unlocked!

January 28th - via:
Welcome to Genotype! A Quick but Very Sincere Thanks! This is a game that I've been working on for 5 to 6 years... And there's long story behind it that is both uncomfortable and painful to think about, but also make me feel incredibly fortunate to... (Read More)

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