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Make/100 Voyage Home: An Odyssey

A project in Geelong, AU by Matt Armstrong

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A tabletop board game, for 2 - 6 players, based on Homers Odyssey. A limited print run of 100 copies!
Backers: 215
Average Pledge Per Backer: $76 AUD

Funded: $16,388 AUD of $7,207 AUD
Dates: Jan 2nd -> Jan 25th (23 days)
Project By: Matt Armstrong
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Latest News

Less than 10 minutes to go!

January 25th - via:
With less than 10 mins to go, Voyage Home is the top of the project list on Kickstarter when filtered by projects ending soon! Nothing but a useless tid bit of info, but i found it interesting, since there's 469,421 current live projects on... (Read More)

FREE Miniature upgrade and other prizes! 4 HOURS TO GO!!

January 25th - via:
Hi everyone! Thanks so much for being such great backers!  At the conclusion of the campaign I'm going to give away 1 full set (of 6) of the upgraded deluxe miniatures (Helmet, Ship and Bag of Wheat) from the original hand painted 3D printed... (Read More)

15 hours to go, and a Global Effect Sketch!

January 24th - via:
Hey all,  so the last 15 hours is upon us, and things will soon come to a close!  Excitingly we are going to be making more copies than we originally planned, and have discussed the same with our factory partner and look forward to heaps of Voyage... (Read More)

This is it! 48 hours to go! and - a stretch goal sneak peak!

January 23rd - via:
Hey all, so... we are very close (within an hour) of hitting the 48 hours mark.  At that point, all the people who have just been following the campaign get the kickstarter email reminder that it's close to finishing, so hopefully we get a last... (Read More)

Voyage Home Wallpaper!

January 17th - via:
We've gotten close to the $16k AUD point, and only a few hundred dollars (4 or 5 backers!) from reaching the next stretch goal.   I thought that since i've been looking at this great wallpaper on one of my work computers for the last month or so,... (Read More)

Custom Card Sleeves!

January 17th - via:
Recently i was pleased to get a really competitive quote on custom card sleeves. So the latest stretch goal to be added to the list is 85 card sleeves. That gives you enough to sleeve up the whole Gods deck, AND you'll have 5 spares in-case any... (Read More)

Magnet set random draw winner!

January 15th - via:
After we hit the first stretch goal we decided to randomly draw a prize, which was a full set of Voyage Home Magnets to one of the first 44 backers (who got us to the first stretch goal!) Congrats to MELVIN RILEY (backer #16)!  We'll send you an... (Read More)

Greek language stretch goal squeezed in!

January 14th - via:
After some advice from those closest to the campaign, I decided to implement a Greek language stretch goal, i thought it would be quite doable to slot it between the two current active stretch goals (the second magnet and the poster) as it's... (Read More)

Complexity, strategy and we're close to 200% now!

January 13th - via:
Hey all, just a quick update this time.  Firstly, we added 'complexity' and 'strategy' to the first banner that appears on the kickstarter page.  people have asked me about those things and so we decided we better add them for the last 11 days of... (Read More)

First draft images of 3 of the box sides

January 9th - via:
The second stretch goal allowed us to start talking to Miki about doing the sides of the box! Thanks to our fantastic cover artist Miki Montllo we have 3 beautiful draft images of the box sides.  The fourth side (not shown) will be a vertical side... (Read More)

German and Spanish language versions!

January 6th - via:
We just wanted to do a quick post to announce the next stretch goal (just incase we get there!) because every night we go to bed and every morning we wake up to be that many copies closer to the next stretch goal!  Since we're almost at the 12k... (Read More)

The release event continues to grow!

January 5th - via:
So looks like, once again, there's only 1 premium pledge left.... we will have to get some more out soon, but we are definitely facing a much larger release event, with clearly more than 30 people planning to attend in person!   Now that it's a... (Read More)

Hour by hour this campaign just keeps surprising us! More copies and more stretch goals!

January 5th - via:
Hi everyone! We just can't believe how well things are going.  We really did start out small, and now things are growing.   This update contains a few bits of info, but i'll talk about the pledge levels first.  I released some more copies of the... (Read More)

All 100 copies went.... so we added some more!

January 4th - via:
So all the copies went, we totally never saw that coming!  I mean, we're never going to complain about it, but just didn't see it coming. So.... we do have some flexibility with the factory and minimum print run etc, so we can add more at this... (Read More)

Another Stretch goal reached!!

January 4th - via:
We've only just passed it (by a few dollars) but i thought i'd announce it anyway! But we reached the AU $8000 stretch goal (which is to upgrade the 80 Gods Deck cards to a Linen finish) already, even before all the copies of the game have gone, so... (Read More)


January 3rd - via:
Dear Backers! Thanks so much for supporting us, we just passed the 100% mark!  It's very exciting to have your first project funded on Kickstarter, this is the start of a great adventure!  We've had a lot of amazing support over the last day and a... (Read More)

The first days results were amazing! and the second stretch goal has been reached!

January 3rd - via:
Hi everyone, Firstly, thanks to everyone who has gotten on board so quickly for this second attempt at launching Voyage Home.  We are flattered and very thankful!  In less than 24 hours we made it past the 80% mark and then some! Not to mention the... (Read More)

9 hours in and over 50% funded! And the first stretch goal is already met!

January 3rd - via:
Dear backers, Thanks so much backers! you've not only pushed our margin past 50% in the first 9 and a bit hours, but you've also gone past the first stretch goal and are on the way toward the second!  Now, everyone will get one of the Voyage Home... (Read More)

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