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Mindbug 👁️ First Contact

A project in Alzenau in Unterfranken, Germany by Marvin Hegen
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The evolution of dueling card games co-designed by Richard Garfield.
Backers: 7732
Average Daily Pledges: €15,152
Average Pledge Per Backer: €31

Funding: €242,431 of €5,000
Dates: Nov 23rd -> Dec 11th (19 days)
Project By: Marvin Hegen
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Latest News

Update #13 - Meet the Ratomancer and vote on the final Card Names

December 7th - via: kickstarter.com
tl;dr:  Social Goals almost achieved (only 50 Instagram Followers missing) Help us finalize translations The Ratomancer revealed Vote now on the final names for 5 cards The Mindbug's first appearance on Kickstarter is slowly coming to an end. The... (Read More)

Update #12 - Design Power, Keywords and Abilities of a new card!

December 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Today, we want to give credit where credit is due. There are two people who gave life to our wild ideas and without them, we could never have presented the game in this quality.  The first person to mention is Denis Martynets, the illustrator of our... (Read More)

Update #11 - Line Drawings of Skaff's and Marvin's Promo Cards

December 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Having trouble getting past enemy creatures? Please meet our newest siege weapons that will help you tear down your opponent's defenses in no time. These are the Line Drawings for Skaff's and Marvin's promo cards that you voted on.   Since you made... (Read More)

Update #10 - Line Drawings & Name Proposals

December 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Good evening fellow earthlings,  let's start with a short status update of the Social Goals. We are making good progress towards the 4 additional Mindbug Cards in the Upgrade Pack.  But the Mindbug still requires some more test subjects for its... (Read More)

Update #9 - New Social Goals and Card Reveals

December 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
 Today we are happy to present three new and very different cards to you. Turf, who sweeps it all away.  The Froblin Instigator, who incites the masses. And the powerful but uncontrollable Goreagle Alpha. But, that's not all for today. With our... (Read More)

Update #8 - Social Goals Achieved & Skaff's Promo Card Voting

December 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hey, you are so awesome! We overachieved the first bunch of social goals together and the Mindbug never will get lost in a pile of cards again. Please expect new goals and achievements soon. Your creativity is incredible. The URMINE 1 threat and your... (Read More)

Update #7 - Vote on Drafts for Berserker Cockroach, Hyena Phoenix and the Mindbug Bug

November 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Before we start with our voting, we want to give you a short update: The Mindbug is pleased, but it still needs a bit more direction on which spots to visit on this ...earth.  At the beginning of the campaign, you were able to choose some of the... (Read More)

Update #6 - Social Goals and the Fat Hamster

November 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Sunday is cake day, isn't it? But where did the cake go? Well, at least someone got their cake today... Want to get some nice rewards like the Fat Hamster? Unlock them with our new Social Goals: We would like to introduce Social Goals in our... (Read More)

Update #5 - Group Pledges & Promo Card Voting

November 27th - via: kickstarter.com
In the last few days, we were often asked about the possibility of group pledges to save shipping costs. We now respond to your request by introducing a new pledge level: Mindbug Swarm includes 4x Mindbug Pioneer and is especially worthwhile for... (Read More)

Update #4 - Voting Results & The Lurker Revealed

November 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Today we have the results of the "Shape the Pack"-voting for you and our first card reveal of the upgrade pack!  Time is up. Over 350 people voted on your crazy creature proposals, resulting in several close votes.  And here they are, your latest... (Read More)

Update #3 - Vote on new Creature Types

November 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Yesterday we asked you to make suggestions for the 3 newest Mindbug creations. You submitted an incredible 373 suggestions, which made it damn hard for us to prepare the voting for today :-) Thank you for your incredibly creative suggestions.  So... (Read More)

Update #2 - Support the Mindbug - Shape its Creations

November 24th - via: kickstarter.com
TL;DR Campaign Update: New AddOn: “Upgrade Pack” Creative Journey: See how the Gorillion came to life and how the illustration process typically looks like for a Mindbug card Shape the Pack: Today you have the chance to submit creature-type ideas... (Read More)

Magic: The Gathering creator has co-designed a new card game

November 24th - via: dicebreaker.com
A game for two players, Mindbug sees competitors battling against one another using a deck filled with different kinds of monsters, such as strange hybrids like snail hydra or kangasaurus rex. Besides the monsters, players will also have access to mindbug cards which enable them to take control of an opponent’s creature whenever they play them, potentially shifting the flow of gameplay to their advantage. (Read More)

Thank you all for an awesome Day 1 on Earth!

November 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
We can not express how grateful we are for everyone who backed our Mindbug campaign. This is a new,  unexpected and overwhelming experience for us. Thanks to each and every one of you for making our first day of the campaign that successful and... (Read More)

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