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AuZtralia Big Box + Revenge of the Old Ones and TaZmania!

A project in Oakland, CA by SchilMil Games (Amanda Milne)

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Two expansions for the acclaimed AuZtralia game by Martin Wallace
Backers: 2715
Average Pledge Per Backer: $68

Funded: $183,267 of $15,000
Dates: Apr 6th -> Apr 22nd (17 days)
Project By: SchilMil Games (Amanda Milne)
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Latest News

Movable farms. Naming Ceremony #4. Not another limerick!

April 21st - via:
Well here we are.  Close to the beginning of the end. Or is it the end of the beginning?   Whichever way I look at it, this has been a marvellous expedition to have shared with you all.  Thanks for being here. I am very excited to move this... (Read More)

Hitting the tiles

April 21st - via:
Hello from Auckland,  Welcome to all new recruits. If you are new on board you might be asking yourself "how is the Big Box going to hoover up all the close to 900 individual components of the base game and two expansions?"  The answer can be... (Read More)

Briefing for New Recruits, Smooth Flying Airships

April 19th - via:
Greetings from the dark side. Today I'll recap some of the easier to forget rules and conditions of exploring AuZtralia -  for those who are new to the continent. Firstly, there is a handy 'Effectiveness' chart that shows you which of your Units... (Read More)

Origins of TaZmania, Exporting Ramps Up

April 19th - via:
Welcome to all new expats  The rolling hills and reddened desert of the Outback await you. Continuing our look back at how things started... Origins of TaZmania Martin had been toying with the idea of an island setting for the Old Ones for some... (Read More)

Revenge Development, Poll: Naming Ceremony, Solo Cards

April 17th - via:
Greetings, Hello from SchilMil HQ. Following yesterday's look back at how AuZtralia became a thing, I thought I would write a little about how the expansions started life. How did Revenge of the Old Ones transpire? The idea for an expansion known as... (Read More)

Origins, Coverage, Limericks and Polls

April 16th - via:
A look back at how it all started... I remember the first time I played the prototype of AuZtralia at Martin’s house in Katikati, NZ in 2015. We played a few shorter card games he was working on, then he brought out AuZtralia. He didn’t tell us... (Read More)

Who was Timothy Strachey? The Great Old One returns.

April 16th - via:
Greetings! WooHoo! We are in the final week now.  Thank you for being here.  And a big shout out to everyone who is contributing by posting name suggestions, writing Lovecraftian limericks and voting in the polls. Polls There is no new poll today.... (Read More)

Variants, Polls, Refreshments

April 14th - via:
New variant for the base game - thanks to Richard Ham Prompted by Rahdo's video request for a way to use the Mythos cards in the regular game (not with someone controlling the Old Ones), Martin and I got thinking - how hard can this be! After a few... (Read More)

Artwork / Renaming Ceremonies / Temp Worker

April 13th - via:
Introducing Sam Turner Sam is the Quebec based artist who brought the visual side of Revenge and TaZmania to life.  I love his work and he was amazing to work with.  I asked Sam to say a few words in person... "When Amanda first contacted me to... (Read More)

German edition, Haiku no more? Division time

April 12th - via:
Hello from the under world, We are now a team of over 1600! Thank you every one.   The link to Schwerkraft is now up, for those interested in the German edition. Haikus are so 2018 For the 2018 Kickstarter, I asked people to post their Cthulhu... (Read More)

Building AuZtralia by Martin Wallace

April 11th - via:
Thank you for climbing aboard AuZtralia's armoured train! Shipping table fixed Apologies - there was an error in the graphic. The pricing for additional New Recruit pledges has been corrected (reduced) for regions UK/ EU1,2,3 /AUS & NZ / Asia.... (Read More)

Nerve Agent plus a Komodo...

April 11th - via:
Hello and welcome to all new backers. Good to see you here. German edition details are coming from Schwerkraft in the next couple of days. They apologise for the delay. Well you've got a nerve ... Imagine if your troops could be injected with a... (Read More)

Campaign mode / Bokrug / Manifestations

April 10th - via:
Hello from down here in the underworld (well NZ)!  Welcome to everyone who joined today, and thank you for hangin' on to everyone else.   First up, the ... Solo campaign The solo campaign that is included in the TaZmania expansion was designed by... (Read More)

Milestones, Live Stream, More...

April 8th - via:
Thank you to all who have joined us in the last 24 hours.  It was nice to hear all the comments about the insert tray that I detailed yesterday.   Thanks also to those of you who posted name suggestions for our first Helper. In case you missed it... (Read More)

Big Box explained, Helpers, Shipping and Languages

April 7th - via:
Welcome all new recruits. So happy you are here. Let's get to business! How does the Big Box work? With AuZtralia now having close to 900 individual components, and only around 200 of those being cards, we decided some organisation was required. We... (Read More)

Thank you! We funded!

April 7th - via:
WooHoo! Thanks to everyone who got on board this launch day.  We made it to the funding goal in 33 minutes! Amazing!   It has been 3 years since AuZtralia and I am looking forward to bringing these expansions to you.  It's a short 17 day campaign... (Read More)

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