Knee Deep In Hexes - 2-Player Skirmish Strategy Boardgame

A project in Alfter, Germany by till5am

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Gather resources, destroy tanks, conquer the planet. Just like in your favorite 90s pc game - but this time it's a boardgame ;)!
Backers: 991
Average Pledge Per Backer: €101

Funded: €100,107 of €10,000
Dates: Feb 5th -> Mar 6th (31 days)
Project By: till5am
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Latest News

30 minutes left - AND 100% UNLOCKED

March 6th - via:
Hey Generals (you've all been promoted, remember?) You guys are so awesome! YOU have brought this campaign to where it is now: A 100,000 Euro campaign with 100% of all 15 stretch goals UNLOCKED!   You have carried this campaign, you have filled it... (Read More)


March 6th - via:
Hey Generals (yes, you've been promoted),  we turn onto the home stretch! And speaking of stretches, will we manage to unlock our mysterious ultimate stretch goal - the GRAND MANEUVER? Sounds mysterious, but this much can be revealed: We want to... (Read More)


March 4th - via:
Hey Commanders,  We are slowly reaching orbit, our continental ships are ready to take control of the planet Hexes 6! In other words, our Knee Deep in Hexes campaign is coming to an end! It has been an incredible few weeks. A rollercoaster ride of a... (Read More)


March 2nd - via:
Hey Commanders, After we got on our manufacturer's nerves to negotiate the Big Box variant for you, we have now done the same with our fulfillment partners.  We have broken down the different shipping options as precisely as possible.  It's... (Read More)


February 28th - via:
Hey Commanders, You wanted a BIG BOX? So we have calculated, planned, shifted, trimmed. We have reorganized components and measured every millimetre.  And can now proudly announce that you will now have the Big Box option! A box HUGE enough to hold... (Read More)

Less than 10 days left... time to immortalize yourself in the Hexes Rulebook

February 26th - via:
Hello commanders,  we hope you had a relaxing weekend!  No break for till5am Games, though. We are currently running at full steam behind the scenes! After all, there are less than 10 days left.  Our illustrator Bard Wildly is currently working on... (Read More)

The Tank is finally rolling - 70K unlocked

February 22nd - via:
Hey everybody,  We have made it. It was a feat of strength, but we overcame the 70,000 Euro mountain! This means that we have refinanced the re-skin of the Tank (our 3D designer Marco thanks you very much). This is actually a big deal for us: our... (Read More)

RTS Allstar Card Set & a few personal words

February 19th - via:
Hey everyone,  Honestly, we've rarely had such an intense time. There are so many things that nobody can prepare you for as soon as you press the launch button: new things, experiences, podcast invitations every day. And it's fantastic that you're... (Read More)


February 16th - via:
Hey Commanders, we're gradually starting the weekend! And we've prepared something special for you this Sunday: Our first big Tabletop Simulator Tournament.  Get ready to compete on Sunday, 18:00 CET, 12:00 GMT.  Look forward to exciting battles,... (Read More)

UNLOCKED: A whole bunch of shiny new armors

February 14th - via:
We've passed a whole series of stretch goals in the last few days - and so we've spruced up your troops: the Palooza finally looks like the rolling war machine that it is.  And the Extractor has also had its facade polished. Next up is the general... (Read More)

FINALLY: Plastic Inlays UNLOCKED + Retailer Pledges

February 8th - via:
We have taken a giant step forward! And that thanks to ALL of you: The plastic inlays are finally coming!  Clean and tidy storage + setting up the game in less than 45 seconds. Take out the trays, choose your companions and you're ready to go for a... (Read More)

Still hesitating? Let us know why!

February 7th - via:
Hey guys,  thank you for your First Signal Pledge and also thanks for keeping an eye on our campaign! We just wanted to make sure that you have seen it already:  The 55K Stretch Goal is just around the corner - the plastic inlays are already within... (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: 'Knee Deep in Hexes'

February 7th - via:
It has been a few decades since the RTS (real time strategy) video games took the entertainment world by storm. While they had various themes ranging from fantasy, science fiction, and even historical, they all had several things in common. Players stared out with a base, they had workers and soldiers, and needed to control resources in order to create new units. While you did not start out with much, you needed to quickly grab resources while denying them to your opponent. Once you built up an army, you were ready to go on the attack. The feel of the classic RTS games has returned–this time to your tabletop with Knee Deep in Hexes. (Read More)

We heard you want some CLEAN & TIDY PLASTIC INLAYS?

February 6th - via:
Hey Commanders, first things first: You're the BEST! Thanks again for all your support. And, we heard you. The clean and tidy plastic inlays rank high in popular demand. So lets hit the 55K and make them a reality! With those inlays, Knee Deep in... (Read More)


February 5th - via:
It's still UNBELIEVABLE, but it starts to finally dawn on us: Our first Kickstarter board game project Knee Deep in Hexes has been funded - and that only THANKS to you guys! You are INCREDIBLE!!! What a marathon! We shouldn't have taken the name of... (Read More)

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