Terraforming Mars Big Box + 3D Tiles!

A project in Boynton Beach, FL by Stronghold Games

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3D tiles and storage solution that include new special terrain tiles and promos!
Backers: 23419
Average Pledge Per Backer: $118

Funded: $2,765,126 of $50,000
Dates: Jun 16th -> Jul 3rd (17 days)
Project By: Stronghold Games
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Latest News

Terraforming Mars is getting a card game spin-off, Ares Expedition

January 12th - via: dicebreaker.com
Beloved strategy board game Terraforming Mars is spinning out into a new standalone card game, Terraforming Mars: Ares Expedition. Details about the upcoming release are scant, with publisher Stronghold Games saying only that Ares Expedition will be a separate title “inspired by” the original board game that features “faster gameplay”. (Read More)

A Look Into The Wild Economy Of Tabletop Board Game Funding

July 5th - via: npr.org
The tabletop gaming community has quietly been shifting toward a new type of funding model where fans have increasing say over which games make it to their living rooms. (Read More)


July 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
WOWOWOWOW! We cannot believe the outpouring of support for this project. THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH! So what happens next!? You all get to relax now, but keep an eye out for the backer survey email which will come to you in about a week. That's a critical... (Read More)

Terraforming Mars Big Box board game with 3D tiles passes $2.6 million on Kickstarter

July 3rd - via: geeky-gadgets.com
The Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign for the Terraforming Mars Big Box board game with 3D tiles is now coming to an end and has already raised over $2.6 (Read More)

Mission Update: Meat & Potatoes + Restricted Area!

July 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
This is the last update before the close of the campaign, Terraformers!  We did it! Over 20,000 of you came here to see this box become a reality. The teams at Stronghold Games & FryxGames are so grateful for this amazingly supportive... (Read More)

Mission Update: Sub-Crust Measurements, Asteroid Deflection System, The Great Dam, and the Chairman Seat + Transmission from Earth!

July 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Welcome to Wednesday, Terraformers! What an incredible final week this is! Thank you again for being here with us. We have a few things to talk about today, so let's jump right in! Today's Unlocks! First up, Sub-Crust Measurements can be played for... (Read More)

Mission Update: Imported Nutrients, Topsoil Contract, Commercial District + Where to put the cardboard tiles!

June 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Welcome back to the party, Terraformers!  We’re nearing the end of the campaign and we’re almost ready to make this amazing box with your help! We hope you’ve been enjoying these daily unlocks talking about the promo cards you’ll be able to... (Read More)

Mission Update: Building a Lake out of a Mohole! + Two little wedges?

June 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Welcome back, Terraformers! WOW! We are unbelievably stunned that over 17,000 of you have joined us for this project and we cannot begin to express how thankful we are to have you here with us, but we will try. This project has been a long time... (Read More)

Mission Update: It's getting HOT in here!!! A look at Meltworks project and Nuclear Zone Tile!

June 26th - via: kickstarter.com
It’s the end of the week, Terraformers, and what an awesome week it has been! Let's look at today's promo... Meltworks gives you an alternate way to spend your heat - for 5 you can gain 3 steel as an action which will help you put a building... (Read More)

Kickstarter Blitz #78

That means it's time for yet another Kickstarter Blitz! As always, times are in MDT, and funding levels are accurate as of the day before this posted. (Read More)

Mission Update: Magnetic Shield, Cities + The Capital!

June 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Good day, Terraformers!  We’ve come so far in such a short amount of time and we’re overwhelmed with your love for this Big Box. Are you ready for another promo card as well as a few closer looks at special tiles? We know that’s what you’re... (Read More)

Mission Update: Field Capped City, Forest Tile Updates + Terraforming Mars...The Movie?

June 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Happy Wednesday, Terraformers! We hope the first half of your week has been awesome!  Let's look at today's unlock!  Field-Capped City is a green card that costs 29 MegaCredits that increases your cash production by 2, your energy production by 1,... (Read More)

Padmé Joins Star Wars: Legion, Roll20 Makes Its Own RPG, and More in Gaming News

June 24th - via: gizmodo.com.au
Welcome back to Gaming Shelf, Gizmodo’s column all about board games and tabletop roleplaying games. (Read More)

Mission Update: Directed Impactors & Ecological Zone

June 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Happy Tuesday, Terraformers!  We made it through our first full week! To each and every fan that has come through on this project - thank you! This Big Box would not exist without your love for this amazing game. The next blue promo card is... (Read More)

Mission Update: Comets, Crash Sites, & Cutting Edge Tech + Rover Mini Add-on & How to add another copy of the Big Box to your pledge!

June 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Welcome back, Terraformers! We hope you had a wonderful weekend. Let's dive right into the unlocks from Saturday, Sunday & today! First up, Comet Aiming costs 17, gives a space tag, and provides a bit of utility. As an Action, you can spend a... (Read More)

Mission Update: New Corporation - Pharmacy Union & Magnetic Field Generators

June 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Happy Friday, Terraformers! Today's unlock is the Pharmacy Union. It has 2 microbe tags and lets you start with a science card and a whopping 54 MegaCredits.  The Pharmacy Union also has a complicated system that puts diseases on the card whenever... (Read More)

Mission Update: Closer look at Deimos Down, Shipping Cost Updates, + New Promo Unlock!

June 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Welcome back. Terraformers! We are just so blown away by all of your support! A huge and heartfelt THANK YOU from us, as well as our partner FryxGames.  This project is a huge undertaking and it fills us with a lot of joy to see your... (Read More)

Mission Update: How did we get to Mars? The team behind FryxGames, New Promo, New Pledge Level and New cardboard tiles.

June 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Welcome back, Terraformers! We are so glad to have you here and want to share a little bit about the amazing work of the design team behind Terraforming Mars and the Big Box.   In case you didn’t know, our great partner, FryxGames, takes their... (Read More)

Bigger, Better Terraforming Mars is on the Way!

June 17th - via: dicetowernews.com
Stronghold Games has launched a Kickstarter campaign for its hit game, Terraforming Mars. This Kickstarter campaign features a Big Box able to hold all of your Terraforming Mars treasures as well as the 90+ 3D tiles and markers that are included. (Read More)

Funding Rocketed to Mars!

June 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you, Terraformers! We had no doubt that this would fund quickly. You’ve been asking for this box for a while. We finally did it and you helped bring it to life! All our Kickstarter campaigns are labors of love because we love what we do, and... (Read More)

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