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Curators: Collection Conundrum

A project in Linköping, Sweden by Worldshapers

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A euro style, tile-laying game, for 1-4 players, where players build museums and their collections to attract visitors.
Backers: 829
Average Pledge Per Backer: kr428 SEK

Funded: kr354,730 SEK of kr170,000 SEK
Dates: Apr 21st -> May 21st (30 days)
Project By: Worldshapers
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Latest News

Curators by Worldshapers Preview

June 10th - via:
Eric Schevius Reviews Curators published by Worldsahpers (Read More)

[Quick update] New stretch-goal unlocked!

May 21st - via:
Jipppieeeee! We just unlocked another stretch goal, and we are so close to reaching 800 backers. This is better than we could ever have dreamed. Let's keep pushing and see how far we can get. Two hours remain. Love, Tove & Pablo  (Read More)

Great work!

May 21st - via:
Thank you everyone for sharing the campaign we are now in reach of the next strech goal. Lets keep up the good work. If you havent already share the campaign with your friends. Thank you all!!! Tove & Pablo  (Read More)

[Quick Update] Last ten hours start now!

May 21st - via:
Hi there everyone! We still have ten hours left. We are hoping for a grand ending. To get there we will need your help. Post about us on social media if you haven't already and add a personal message. Let people know: What you think is cool about... (Read More)

Stretch goal unlocked!

May 20th - via:
We unlocked the additional museum stretch goal and will be adding some fascinating objects from Museo nacional de antropología de México to the game. We have also opened up a far reach SG that could be possible if we really try our best to get... (Read More)

[Quick update] New pickup locations in Sweden (Göteborg, Örebro)

May 20th - via:
We have just received confirmation of two new pickup locations. Lindhska bokhandeln i Örebro and SF-bokhandeln in Göteborg. If you have friends in any of those places, make sure to let them know. Let's keep going! Tove & Pablo  (Read More)

Local pickup in Norway and Poland!

May 20th - via:
Thanks to Vegard from Simplicatus games we can now offer pickup locations in Warzaw, Poland and Grimstad, Norway. We are also right now on top of Kicktraq's hot list. Thanks you all so much for helping out. Best regards, Pablo  (Read More)

Another stretch goal unlocked!

May 19th - via:
Jippie! We unlocked another stretch goal today. Let's hope we get another one in the 44 hours that remain. We think we are picking up the pace a bit so let's hope we can get a few more. Please continue to help us by going to Kicktraq. Also, if you... (Read More)

Stretch goal unlocked!

May 18th - via:
Yay!! We unlocked another stretch goal and are now closing in on everyone's favorite goal - the Component quality upgrade. We think we will get it before the campaign ends but to be sure continue to visit Kicktraq and talk about the project these... (Read More)

[Quick Update] Live stream with Ella!

May 17th - via:
We will be live streaming Curators on twitch in about 30 minutes. I (Pablo) will be facing off with Ella from Ella loves boardgames. Check out the stream here: Welcome to join us, Pablo  (Read More)

The Sion treasure

May 16th - via:
Thanks for doing yesterdays challenge, it seems like we have gotten a good start on the final run. Probably thanks to your efforts and the tips you gave us previously. Since many of you have exhausted your options for the challenges I think it's... (Read More)

Three graces

May 15th - via:
Today we have another spotlight and some good news for backers in France. The Gracres or charites are daughters of Zeus. From left to right, Euphrosyne, Aglaea and Thalia they were said to represent mirth, elegance and beauty. The statue of the... (Read More)

Mona Lisa

May 14th - via:
Today we have a very special contract spotlight. Every body knows her so there is no need for an introduction. What every one doesn't know is that she was once stolen. On 21 August 1911, the Mona Lisa was stolen from the Louvre. Soon the French poet... (Read More)

Final week

May 13th - via:
Tonight we enter the last week of the campaign. We hope for a fun great week and that we end with a gran finale! To get there we will need your help! Talk to your friends about the campaign and let them know what makes you excited about it. Tell... (Read More)

Nebra sky disc

May 12th - via:
Today we are preparing for the last few days that will be a bit more hectic, hopefully. Don't forget to participate in the ongoing vote. Now, let's do another objects spotlight. The Nebra sky disk is a Bronze Age depiction of night sky. Its find is... (Read More)

The Vasa Museum, Stockholm, Sweden

May 11th - via:
Photos by Holger Ellgaard & Karolina Kristensson, Vasamuseet/SMTM Today we have some really exciting news to share! Perhaps specially for Vengahr and Bonnie who has mentioned the Vasa museum in their comments. We have just confirmed that the... (Read More)

The Field Museum, Chicago, USA

May 10th - via:
Today we feature one of the museums that have chosen to work closely with us, The Chicago Field museum! The Field Museum, Chicago, USA Located on Chicago’s iconic Lake Michigan shore, the Field Museum opened its current building to the public in... (Read More)

Shigir idol

May 9th - via:
It was great fun reading all of your questions yesterday. We really enjoy seeing your comments and learning more about all of you. The Shigir Idol is a 4 meters tall larch wood sculpture and has been dated to be over 11,000 years old. All thought... (Read More)


May 8th - via:
Today we continue with the object spotlight, and the turn has now come to Máximo! Máximo is a dinosaur of the Patagotitan mayorum spieces. In life he weighed about 70 tons and stood over 8 meters tall and almost 40 meters long. It's safe that... (Read More)

The neanderthal man

May 7th - via:
Today we have some exciting news read on to find out more. First on to today's spotlight an another object suggested by Alexandra. Recent analyses of DNA from the Neanderthal man proves: Neanderthals contributed about one to four percent to the... (Read More)

LVR-LandesMuseum, Bonn, Germany

May 6th - via:
As I told you previously Alexandra was our initial contact with a real museum, and she has helped us get in touch with other museums as well. Today we feature the museum where she works.  LVR-LandesMuseum, Bonn, Germany The LVR-LandesMuseum Bonn is... (Read More)

The milkmaid

May 5th - via:
We want to thank all of you again for all the great work you are doing in getting the game in front of friends. Thank you so much! Yesterday was one of the best days so far after the initial launch so let's hope we can get more days like that. We... (Read More)

Floral still life

May 4th - via:
We continue the object spotlight! Today the turn has come to Floral still life by Hans Bollongier. The composition of the bouquet in the painting is not likely drawn from an actual flower arrangement as tulips, anemones, roses and carnations don't... (Read More)

Nike of Samothrace

May 3rd - via:
We have been doing great on Kicktraq lately. We have been telling a bunch of our friends to have their friends check it out and that seems to be working, as the campaign now is back on the hot list. In the upcoming week we are planning a few more... (Read More)


May 2nd - via:
We just reached the second stretch goal! Thanks to everyone that have backed our project and spread the word of our game to your friends and network. Let's hope we can hit the second stretch goal in a couple of days! We will update the page... (Read More)

[Quick update] Live with GameEnthus

May 2nd - via:
Today's update will be a bit delayed as we are currently streaming live on Twitch with Aaron and GameEnthus. We talk a bit about Curators but also games in general. Tune in here if you want.  (Read More)

New Stretch goals revealed!

May 1st - via:
Today we are doing a naming vote, so we save the next object highlight until tomorrow. New Stretch goal Stephanie, Johan, Bonnie, Polle, and Andrew wanted to learn more about our stretch goals, so we decided to reveal two more, a bit early.  Once... (Read More)

Van Gogh

April 30th - via:
Today we continue with the objects spotlights that we started yesterday. This image is a painting from Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. One of van Gohg 's many self-portraits. This one was made before the famous night where he cut his own ear off, as you... (Read More)


April 29th - via:
Abby, Vengahr and Darren Green requested that we will highlight some of the Museums and Objects from the game in our updates. So let's start with a few of the objects!  The dice tower of a Roman soldier was discovered in 1985 in Germany. The text... (Read More)


April 28th - via:
Hi everyone! We have added more local pickup places and more are in the works. Hopefully we can add another in Sweden, Göteborg and one in Florida. A big thanks to Bonnie who helped us with this lead. If you have more suggestions we would love to... (Read More)

New pickup locations

April 27th - via:
Hi every one thanks for being so excited about this. We are still making progress and hope to unlock at least a few more stretch goals in the upcoming weeks. An extra thanks to those of you who are participating in the update challenges, we can see... (Read More)

[Quick update] Tabletopia

April 26th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

[Quick update] Happy birthday!

April 25th - via:
Hi every one! I just wanted to let you know we won't be so active today. It's our daughter Liljas third birthday, so we will be celebrating her today. We'll be back on Monday! Malva & Lilja enjoying the sun on our balcony Hope you have a great... (Read More)

Reviews, reviews, reviews

April 25th - via:
Hey everyone! Good job unlocking the first stretch goal. Let's hope we can unlock a few more in the upcoming week. Weekends are pretty slow on Kickstarter from our experience so let's try to counter that together. Let's get creative! Reminder -... (Read More)

[Quick Update] Stretch goal unlocked!

April 25th - via:
Yay, yay, yay! We just unlocked the first stretch goal, great job every one. The next goal will be a component upgrade, some of you requested this and I think it's a good thing that we should be able to reach fairly quickly. With this stretch goal... (Read More)

Let's set some stretch goals!

April 24th - via:
To begin with,  thank you once again for the fantastic job you did today. You all helped us so much in various ways. Now that we have calmed down a bit from the emotional roller-coaster today has been, It's time to set some stretch goals, and keep... (Read More)

[Quick update] Funded!

April 24th - via:
A huge Thank you to every single one of you! Three days ago we were so nervous about launching the campaign. We were unsure if we would even reach our goal. Here we are fully funded in three days. We are so happy we are actually crying. These are... (Read More)

[Quick update] Let's get things moving

April 24th - via:
Hi everyone! Your doing great at promoting us. We were surprised to see so many of you comment on BGG. However, at this stage of the campaign it's common for projects to slow down, the effect is usually referred to as the mid-campaign slump. Our... (Read More)

Almost funded!

April 23rd - via:
Great job everyone - keep it up! We have just hit one of the milestones for the project which means we will get even more visibility on Kickstarter. This should help us before we reach the mid-campaign slump. In today's update we want to share the... (Read More)

[Quick update] Another 10h of Early birds remain.

April 23rd - via:
This is a Quick update! We just wanted to let you know that another 10 hours of early birds copies remain. If you have friends that are interested in the campaign, Please let them know! You can use the image below to share the campaign on social... (Read More)

All the colors of the rainbow!

April 22nd - via:
First of all, Wow! This is beyond our wildest imagination. The project is almost 70% funded within the first 24 hours. We are astounded at how well the game has been received. Thank you! After this brilliant start we want to keep the project going... (Read More)

Unbelievable start!

April 21st - via:
Thank you so much!!! Now we're almost half-way to making Curators a reality. We could never have dreamed of getting this much attention during the first day! Jumping in excitement over here. There is still some way to go and to get there we need... (Read More)

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