Ares Expedition - The Terraforming Mars Card Game

A project in Indianapolis, IN by Stronghold Games

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A new, stand-alone game inspired by Terraforming Mars featuring faster gameplay and over 200 beautifully illustrated cards!
Backers: 16902
Average Pledge Per Backer: $73

Funded: $1,232,790 of $20,000
Dates: Feb 16th -> Mar 5th (17 days)
Project By: Stronghold Games
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Latest News

Final 24 hrs! Reminder for Add-Ons, Extra Copies + Livestream Tonight!

March 4th - via:
TL;DR: Just a friendly reminder that this is your last chance for the best price on add-ons!!! Hello, Pioneers! We shared the production samples, and shown that everything is ready to go.  We are trying to get this project delivered as quickly as... (Read More)

New Corporations, Projects + Upcoming Livestream!

March 3rd - via:
TL;DR: Latest unlocks, upcoming livestream.  Happy Wednesday! This expedition has been going so great! We can thank you all enough for your participation. Let's have a look at the newest projects + our two new corporate sponsors!  This project... (Read More)

Ares Expedition Production Sample!

March 2nd - via:
TL;DR: We're received the Ares Expedition sample and have several pictures of how it turned out below.  Happy Monday, Pioneers! In case you hadn’t noticed - we are on the fast track for this project and have everything more than ready to... (Read More)

Ares Expedition welcomes another corporation & more new projects!

February 26th - via:
TL;DR: 3 new Projects unlocked + 1 new Corporation! We hope everyone is having an awesome week! If you The Dice Tower playthrough this morning you can watch it right here.   Let's check out the latest unlocks! If you're in need of more projects,... (Read More)

A look at the Resources and the Metal Cube Add-on + Dice Tower livestream!

February 25th - via:
TL;DR: A look at the plastic resource cubes + resource tray  & the metal cube add-on AND Dice Tower Livestream TOMORROW! Happy Thursday, Pioneers! We hope you have all been having a great week. We are super excited about today's update, so... (Read More)

A Look at the Latest Unlocks + Solo Playthrough!

February 22nd - via:
TL;DR: A look at all the unlocks since the last update + Solo Playthrough with Jeremy Howard from MvM! We hope you had a productive weekend, Pioneers! While you were busy working on the betterment of Mars, we welcomed a brand new Corporation!... (Read More)

Mission Report: Livestreams + New Promo Projects!

February 18th - via:
 TL;DR: Livestream TONIGHT +  newest promo unlocks!  We hope you are having a great week so far, Pioneers!  This project has really taken off. We now have over 8,000 supporters! Can you believe it? We have set up a number of streams so you can... (Read More)

Add-ons, get them now via Kickstarter's add-on feature!

February 17th - via:
TL;DR: Select your add-ons now for the best price!!! Hello, Pioneers! This is a very important update for everyone who wants to add-on items to your pledge.  This expedition will only be open for a limited time. This project is a short 17 days, and... (Read More)

Terraforming Mars: Ares Expedition is a faster version of the original with an optional co-op mode

February 17th - via:
The upcoming spin-off title, Terraforming Mars: Ares Expedition, is set to provide a quicker experience than the original, as well as an optional co-op mode. Revealed last month alongside some promotional artwork, Ares Expedition sees players taking control of a collection of competing corporations as they attempt to make Mars habitable for humankind. (Read More)

Thank you for joining us for the Ares Expedition!

February 16th - via:
Welcome, Pioneers!  We are so excited to have you and over 5,000 others on this critical mission to terraform Mars. The Ares Expedition could not succeed without your support. THANK YOU! We truly cannot do this without YOU! As you know, we need new... (Read More)

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