Primal: The Awakening

The Warp Board Game

A project in Herselt, Belgium by Jumping Turtle Games

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The Warp is a fast-paced Sci-Fi 4X (explore, expand, exploit, exterminate) board game for 1 to 6 players.
Backers: 486
Average Pledge Per Backer: €113

Funded: €54,761 of €40,000
Dates: Oct 29th -> Nov 29th (32 days)
Project By: Jumping Turtle Games
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Latest News

Final 24 hours + Stretch goal news

November 28th - via:
Hi everyone, The final day of the campaign is upon us! We are very excited about soon reaching that magical 50k and unlocking another stretch goal. So this is a good time to have a look at the stretch goals and what lies ahead ;) Today we unlocked an... (Read More)

Top quality cards and new alien artwork

November 27th - via:
Hi everyone! We have just slipped into the final 48 hours of the campaign and what a ride it's been! Just today we unlocked the double card upgrade (300 gsm blackcore + linen finish) and now we are already getting closer to the next upgrade: an extra... (Read More)

French and German version + beta solo rules!

November 26th - via:
Hi everyone, We got a lot of questions concerning different language versions and today we have some great news!   French version: We are currently talking to two possible partners for a French version. We have however decided to publish the French... (Read More)

New stretch goal and a small request :)

November 25th - via:
Hi everyone, It seems KS is currently having technical difficulties (we can't upload images). But we wanted to give you a small update nonetheless because we have more great news! We already reached the next stretch goal! Two additional pioneering... (Read More)

Stretch goal unlocked + a new alien

November 23rd - via:
Hi everyone, We are very glad to let you know  another popular stretch goal  has been reached and unlocked! Each copy of the game will come with double sided area tiles with an alternative map setup for even more variety. The next strech goals... (Read More)

A glimpse in the near future

November 22nd - via:
Hi everyone! As we are drawing close to unlocking the first Stretch goal, I'll try to give you some insight on our current focus points in this campaign. Now that we funded, our work is by no means over and we are working even harder to prepare for... (Read More)


November 20th - via:
We did it! We are happy and pround to announce we are officially funded with still 9 days to go in our campaign! We had a rough start but with many nightly hours  spent and your continued support, loyalty and help we fought our way to this great... (Read More)

Updated Stretch goals!

November 18th - via:
Hi everyone, As you may have noticed there was no update yesterday as we were very busy with preparing this update with some great news :). Firstly we now have crossed 95% funding so we should reach our goal very soon. This would not have been... (Read More)

Exiled aliens and replay value

November 16th - via:
Hi everyone!  With the succes of the alien add-on pack I wanted to show you guys some more about these aliens, in this case their exiled abilities. This will also show you how all the exiled aliens, even when not drafted by players, will influence... (Read More)

The alien add-on pack

November 15th - via:
Dear backers, First of all we are happy to see we have been in the top 10 on Kicktraq all day, and this thanks to your clicks and comments! Pledges keep coming in at a steady pace and we are now over 87% funded with 2 weeks of campaign left. During... (Read More)

Voting results and Alien races (important!)

November 14th - via:
Hi everyone, Today 2 things on the agenda: KS exclusive voting results proposition for non-chosen Alien races Now that the voting is concluded we can present you the second Kickstarter Exclusive Alien Race: The Culpa Bookmakers! It's obvious they... (Read More)

The group pledge

November 12th - via:
Hi everyone, We received a few questions about how the group pledge works. Because more people could have questions concerning the group pledge we'll give some additional information. The group pledge is € 228 for 3 base games or € 76 per copy.... (Read More)

KS Exclusive Alien N°2!

November 11th - via:
Hi everyone, Let's get straight down to business because I bet this is everyone's favorite kind of update. We are now launching the new vote for the second Kickstarter Exclusive Alien race. Here are the 3 alien candidates with fresh-of-the-press... (Read More)

Warp guardians + Stretch goal voting results

November 10th - via:
Hi everyone, 2 cool things on the agenda for today: Warp guardians Stretch goal voting results Let's start with the Warp Guardians, the third and final role an alien race can play.  As the effects of the planetary cataclysm and colony revolutions... (Read More)

Exiled races + Stretch goal voting

November 9th - via:
Hi everyone, Now that we talked about the player races in yesterday's update, let's take a look at the second role aliens can play: the exiled races. As new alien races came to power in the colonies, others were banished to the unforgiving... (Read More)

Player alien races

November 8th - via:
Hi everyone! With the other KS exclusive alien around the corner, I will shed some light on the aliens and the roles they play in this game. During these updates I will also try to talk about the design ideas and values I tried to uphold during... (Read More)

Time to vote for the next stretch goal!

November 7th - via:
Dear backers, Today we passed the 70% and we are closing in on funding! With this in mind we are starting a new vote for the first stretch goal. We also decided to give you all an extra reward for your loyalty, but more on that at the end of this... (Read More)

Who'll be your exclusive alien?

November 6th - via:
Hi Everyone! The voting period for the kickstarter exclusive alien has ended and how tight this election was!  During the entire voting period the results were very close and all aliens have been in the lead more than once.  The final winner has... (Read More)

Stretch goal option 2

November 5th - via:
Hi everyone! Today we will be talking about 3 things:  The second possible stretch goal: double sided tile boards.  The information areas on the tile boards.  An update on the alien KS exlcusive voting Each game a player will start on their own... (Read More)

Stretch goal option 1

November 4th - via:
Dear backers, Let's start this update with something cool. As you all know we decided to provide the deluxe double layered player boards in every box the second we fund. So today we made a small render to showcase this and i hope you like the result!... (Read More)

Let's talk stretch goals

November 3rd - via:
Dear backers, As we promised yesterday we'll tell you more about the stretch goals we have planned. We already told you we were going to unlock the first stretch goal the second we fund. When we reach 40K you'll receive the deluxe  dual layered... (Read More)

All aboard!

November 2nd - via:
Dear backers, Today was quite a day! We passed the 55% mark, we saw a big increase in the amount of backers that joined the campaign, the pool of followers is growing faster and we showed up again on the front page of Kicktraq.  It seems the changes... (Read More)

Select your leader!

November 1st - via:
Dear backers,  The time has come to vote for your new potential alien leader. We found all of these candidates to be equally promising, even though their political policy may differ a little bit… The winning alien will be added to each pledge base... (Read More)

Day 2

October 31st - via:
The second day has passed and we have seen a lot of followers coming in, over 1400 so far. We also noticed an amazing show of support from our backers and playtesters in threads, posts and forums. People spreading the word and taking initiative, it... (Read More)

Lift Off

October 30th - via:
Hi everyone First of all, we personally want to thank you all for being on board from day 1 and joining us for the full ride! We really appreciate the trust in the project! THANK YOU! After the first day we are a little above 1/3 of the funding level... (Read More)

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