Northgard: Uncharted Lands 🛡️

A project in Paris, France by Open Sesame Games

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A streamlined 4X board game based on Norse Mythology
Backers: 8214
Average Pledge Per Backer: €63

Funded: €514,472 of €40,000
Dates: Jul 23rd -> Sep 1st (41 days)
Project By: Open Sesame Games
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Latest News

SG#35 - Ultimate unlock !

August 31st - via:
We did it ! You did it ! Our last strech goal, the iconic and mythical Wyvern unlocked at €425,000 has been smashed into oblivion by your indefectible support! The Wyvern is the most fearsome of the ancient creatures roaming the lands of Northgard,... (Read More)

SG #34 - Custom insert, and the ultimate SG !

August 30th - via:
[French version below/version française plus bas] As our wonderful campaign enters its last days, you unlocked the €380,000 Stretch Goal, adding a custom insert with removable trays to your Warchief collector edition boxes! We will work on an... (Read More)

SG #33 - 2 new special tiles and Community goals !

August 28th - via:
[French version below/version française plus bas] It is Stretch goal time again, as we passed the €355000 threshold ! You unlocked 2 High Peaks to add to the special tiles module ! The High Peaks are pretty straightforward as they play on the... (Read More)

SG#32 Spectral warriors and Ancient Graveyard!

August 28th - via:
Ohoï ! Thanks to your amazing efforts, the €345,000 Stretch goal has been trampled! Two different things will be added to your pledges: the Spectral Warrior creatures and the Ancient Graveyard special tile! The two Spectral Warrior creatures are... (Read More)

SG#31 Great Lake special tile, Twitch and more !

August 27th - via:
By now, you are surely aware that Northgard is a bountiful land, ripe for the taking… And this can’t be truer with our latest unlocked stretch goal at €330,000, the Great Lake special tile! The Great lake is unique in several ways. Firstly, it... (Read More)

SG #30 Hvedrung + Community poll!

August 26th - via:
[French version below / version Française ci-dessous] One evening, Svarn summons you to his tent. For such a taciturn man, he seems particularly agitated. They uncovered the nature of the threat: it is the work of Hvedrung, former ruthless leader of... (Read More)

SG #29 - Murky swamps + a legendary hero and a fiery artwork !

August 25th - via:
[French version below - version française plus bas] The searching party finally picked up a trail that might lead to the origin of the unusual creature activity amongst Northgard’s settlements...  But instead of being thrilled by your progress,... (Read More)

SG #28: Mysterious ruins + Twitch replay !

August 24th - via:
[French version below - version française plus bas] Svarn and his clan are actively trying to understand the reason for the fire giants’ presence on Northgard. As you were joining one of their expeditions into these uncharted lands, you fell upon... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #27: Eldthurs Creatures + new stretch goals + Tabletopia today + Vote for "Legendary Heroes" card illustration

August 23rd - via:
Ohoï! Svarn looks worried. He confided in you that for a few moons, some territories have been burned and camps razed to the ground. This is the work of a threat new to this world: Eldthurs, the “sons of Muspell”. How did they find their way... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #26: Special Tiles + New reviews + New Community Goal + Vinyl version of the Northgard soundtrack

August 21st - via:
You have unlocked the Special Tiles stretch goal! Svarn leads you over a rocky patch of ground. You can feel that the air is warmer here, too hot for this season… As you hear a hissing sound, a spray of mist and water sprouts from behind a nearby... (Read More)

Stretch goal #25: Wooden Resources Tokens + 2 new SG + new BGG poll + Tabletopia + Signy illustration!

August 19th - via:
A new Stretch Goal is unlocked! The Resources tokens, which were originally made of cardboard, will now be made of wood! Congratulations! With this latest Stretch goal unlocked, we achieved our vision of a complete, premium, heavy but still... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #24: Snake Clan - Next stretch goal, play now on Tabletopia and Draugr Jotunn final illustration!

August 17th - via:
You did it! The snake clan is slithering its way into the game! Cunning and deceitful, the Snake has little regard for fame or honor. Members of the clan prefer working in the shadows and using guerilla tactics rather than open warfare, they have... (Read More)

Stretch goal #23: 3 new development cards, previews, English rules & a giant WIP!

August 13th - via:
[French language below/Texte en Français plus bas] The campaign has reached €235,000 and you have unlocked 3 additional development cards! Here is a preview of these 3 cards: Conqueror, Intimidate and Food Trade Conqueror is here to deal with... (Read More)

Stretch goal #22: wooden Fame tokens for everyone, and Legendary Heroes join the fray!

August 11th - via:
Ohoï !! You have successfully unlocked our latest Stretch Goals, the wooden Fame tokens ! All backers will enjoy the smooth touch of premium wood tokens in the shape of the Fame icon, replacing their cardboard counterparts. We are still in the... (Read More)

Stretch goal #21: Tuck boxes stretch goal unlocked & Access the AMA on Reddit now!

August 10th - via:
The tuck boxes stretch goal has been unlocked! You will therefore receive, with your game boxes, 5 colored tuck boxes to store your starting cards (sleeved or not!), viking miniatures, and if you’ve chosen the warchief collector edition: colored... (Read More)

Stretch goal #20 : Draugr Jotunn - Next stretch goals & AMA

August 8th - via:
The Draugr Jotunn stretch goal has been unlocked! 2 miniatures of Draugr Jotunn will be included in the Creatures expansion (which will be added for free to all Warrior and Warchief pledges)! Now the Fallen Valkyries are no longer the only ones to... (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: 'Northgard: Uncharted Lands'

August 7th - via:
Northgard: Uncharted Lands is a 4X deck-building game for 2 to 5 players, ages 13 and up, and takes about 45 to 90 minutes to play. It's based on the Northgard videogame from Shiro Games, though you don't need any experience with the videogame to play the tabletop game. (Read More)

Stretch goal #19: 3 new development cards, community goals & Northgard exclusive Skin!

August 6th - via:
The campaign has reached €195,000 and you have unlocked 3 additional development cards! Here is a preview of these 3 cards: Stolen Lore, Ancestral Curse and Future Sight! Next on the line is the new Creature that will be added in the Creatures... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #18 - The Boar Clan - Next Stretch Goals, AMA, Tabletopia and more!

August 5th - via:
The Boar Clan joins the party! The Boar is a mysterious clan, which was already on the continent of Northgard when the other clans set foot there... These Vikings had actually arrived a long time ago, and had time to tame the hostile territories and... (Read More)

Stretch Goals #17 & #18 & a new clan announced!

August 3rd - via:
Greetings Warchiefs! You have unlocked two new stretch goals! The modular player and clan boards will be much more elegant thanks to a selective varnish layer. This upgrade only concerns the Warchief Collector Edition. All the Warchief Collector... (Read More)

Strech Goal #16: Brown Bear miniatures + 2 new stretch goals

August 1st - via:
The Brown Bear stretch goal has been unlocked! Relatively resistant, the brown bear is there to settle in your home and cripple your activities. When it is in a territory, it is impossible to do anything but movement: in concrete terms, you can no... (Read More)

STRETCH GOAL #15 and play the game on Tabletopia this weekend!

July 31st - via:
The Fallen Valkyrie stretch goal has been unlocked!  2 Fallen Valkyries miniatures are included in your free Creatures expansion! They are the most terrifying creatures of the whole set, as they combine the highest Strength in the expansion and the... (Read More)

STRETCH GOAL #14 and Tabletopia!

July 30th - via:
Greetings Warchiefs! Today we unlocked an extra content upgrade, the size and quality of the dice! This can seem like a detail, but a few millimeters — from 14 to 18mm — improves greatly the visibility of the symbols from across the table. Most... (Read More)

Stretch goal #13 and community unlocks, and a contest !

July 29th - via:
Ohoï ! Time for more unlocks ! First of all, we got a new card ! This one is a bit special… As we said, almost all the Stretch Goals are already developed, but not all, either because we wanted to see how the campaign was doing before moving... (Read More)


July 28th - via:
What scarier that one Draugr? Two Draugar! Yes, the name changes in its plural form. But more importantly, you unlocked the miniatures! These guys will be added for free to the Creatures expansion. Contrary to the wolves they don’t care much for... (Read More)

STRECH GOALS #10 and #11 and a shout out !

July 28th - via:
I spy, with my little eye… Two new unlocked stretch goals!  The Spy action is another Special card that will likely infuriate your opponents… Not only will you see what your rival can plan to do this turn (even if they still can surprise you by... (Read More)

Strech Goal #9 unlocked, the wolves are among us !

July 26th - via:
[French version below/ version française plus bas] Thanks to your tremendous appetite for Stretch Goals, we’ve been wolfing down another one! How appropriate then to unlock those two wolves miniatures, that will come for free in the Creatures... (Read More)

Stretch Goals #7 and #8 unlocked !

July 25th - via:
These uncharted lands are on fire! Not literally though, that would be bad for your harvest. Thanks to your unyielding support we unlocked the 82,000€ and 87,000€ stretch goals! Greater Trade Routes is a great “draw action” card: this gives... (Read More)

Strech Goal #6: Creatures of Northgard!

July 24th - via:
Release the Krak… the Creatures ! You did it !!! This goal has been trampled under the feet of a variety of ferocious monsters, now ready to mess with the ambitions of your clans. This whole expansion will be offered for free to all backers of the... (Read More)


July 24th - via:
[French version below / version Française plus bas] Ohoï ! You probably guessed what I am about to say: we smashed another Stretch goal ! As we went above the 67,000€ mark, we unlocked the Negociation card. Another powerful Special card (when... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #3 and #4 and a monstrous Stretch goal announced !

July 24th - via:
[French version below/ Version Française plus bas] Another Stretch goal unlocked in the first 24h! This is as nice as feeling the sea breeze in your hair while you stand at the prow of your Drakkar, staring at those uncharted lands ripe for the... (Read More)

50,000 - Stretch Goal #2 and Community Goal !

July 23rd - via:
[French version below/Version française plus bas] Ohoï ! Another goal down ! Keep it up ! Bribery is a Special card, meaning that its effect cannot be reflected by the usual action icons. The rules are usually more convoluted and will tempt many... (Read More)

45,000 - Funded + Stretch goal #1 !!! 🎉

July 23rd - via:
[French version below/Version française plus bas] We did it ! Thanks to you, dear backers - and vikings at heart - from all over the world, this project is becoming a reality  !!!! In 4 hours of time, your overwhelming support gobbled our funding... (Read More)

Viking video game Northgard heads to Uncharted Lands in board game spin-off

July 23rd - via:
Hit PC strategy game Northgard has become the latest video game to be turned into a board game. Northgard: Uncharted Lands is described as being a 4X strategy game - meaning that players will be aiming to expand their civilisation, explore the world, exploit resources and exterminate their opponents during the course of each playthrough. (Read More)

Northgard: Uncharted Lands

July 23rd - via:
Northgard: Uncharted lands is a so-called 4X board game with some deck building, based on Norse mythology and the eponymous strategy videogame. (Read More)

Northgard Preview

July 8th - via:
The PC game is a highly rated opus of Norse civ-building that tasks players with achieving goals of expansion while fending off enemy player tribes. Northgard: Uncharted Lands is a Norse civ-building, deck-building, exploration and tactical combat game for 2-5 players that takes approximately 30 minutes per player. (Read More)

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