Exoplanets - astronomy game board on Kickstarter

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Exoplanets - astronomy game board on Kickstarter

Post by shemko » Mon May 25, 2015 6:23 pm

Hi, I’m a illustrator, game board designer and a big enthusiast of astronomy. About 2 years a go I made a draft of a board game where you create unique planetary system with special tiles, tokens and various markers. Many of the mechanisms involved in the universe is freely used to the needs of game mechanics for keeping the educational aspect. The aim of the game is to create and sustain life on available planets.

> Link to forum thread on BGG: http://boardgamegeek.com/thread/1002713 ... me-project

> Link to polish forum (texts are in polish but there are some photos): http://www.gry-planszowe.pl/forum/viewt ... =5&t=24543

> BGG profile of game: http://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/163976/exoplanets

People really liked the idea and design of a game but I had no time to finish it so project died in the end. Fortunately about year ago Board&Dice (https://www.facebook.com/boardanddice) a polish publisher sent me an e-mail with information that they want to try publish my game.
After an year of work game was finally complete (title of game is Exoplanets) and 4 days ago we started a campaign on Kickstarter.

> Link to Kickstarter campaign: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/12 ... exoplanets


I write this thread to ask you about your opinion about game and to kindly ask to publish information about Exoplanets Kickstarter campaign on your facebook profile, websites or anywhere :) I think this game it's not only an entertaining product but also has and educational aspect.
Besides our project on Kickstarter donates 1$ from each game bought for the laser construction project (Fisher team, Yale Lab) which supports the search for exoplanets (more information in campaign description).

Thank you,
Przemysław Świerczyński from Poland.

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Re: Exoplanets - astronomy game board on Kickstarter

Post by claramax600 » Thu Feb 11, 2021 5:45 am

It's a piece of great news, I am much happy to listen to this news, I love to play new games, and its a good thing that astronomy games are now available on kickstarter,I am too crazy about playing these kinds of games, and my whole year almost passed to play games only laptop.

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Re: Exoplanets - astronomy game board on Kickstarter

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Re: Exoplanets - astronomy game board on Kickstarter

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