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History of the Ancient Seas (relaunch)

A project in Zurich, Switzerland by Sound of Drums

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A highly interactive and epic civilization building game series in the ancient Mediterranean Sea.
Backers: 181
Average Pledge Per Backer: €201

Funded: €36,422 of €33,500
Dates: Sep 6th -> Oct 6th (30 days)
Project By: Sound of Drums
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Latest News

Stretchgoal #4 unlocked!

October 6th - via:
Hi fellow gamers, thanks to your continuing support we unlocked stretch goal #4 today. Markers for Armies and Fleets with individual illustrations for each faction will now be part of every base game! The campaign is entering its last 6 hours. There... (Read More)

24 hours left !!

October 5th - via:
Only 24 hours to go!!! Our campaign ends on October 6th!! "History of the Ancient Seas". Will your armies and fleets prevail? Find out supporting our Kickstarter campaign and join us rewriting the history of the Ancient Mediterranean Seas!!  (Read More)

Stretchgoal #3 unlocked! Additional Scenarios.

October 4th - via:
Hi fellow gamers, you did it and thanks to your support we unlocked stretch goal #3 today. Additional scenarios will now be part of every base game! The campaign is entering its last 48 hours. There is still time to unlock more. The next stretch goal... (Read More)

Next stretch goal in sight!

October 4th - via:
A welcome and a big "thanks" to our latest backers! We are now so close to unlock the next stretch goal: The additional scenarios!  What do they contain? Basically, we will provide in these scenarios a set up that skip the initital phase of the game... (Read More)

Backerkit will take care of our Pledge Management

October 3rd - via:
Hello followers and backers! Thank you so much for being part of this exciting journey! We just wanted to let you know that Backerkit will be our partner for the Pledge Managament after the campaign! We will let you know the link if you  want to... (Read More)

Meeples sneak peak, the Armies, Fleets and Leaders.

September 30th - via:
Hi fellow gamers,  Marc von Martial here. The graphic guy behind this series. Just a quick update on what Stretchgoal #4 would have for you :). I did a quick mockup render for these, the shape files are currently beeing prepared and checked by our... (Read More)

I am Spartacus!

September 29th - via:
Dear Followers and Subscribers, “I am Spartacus!” (famous quote of the movie “Spartacus” directed by Stanley Kubrick) There is a nice little optional rule for "Spartacus" in „History of the Ancients Seas“. The "Spartacus" marker! How does... (Read More)

Stretchgoal 2 unlocked! Individual Victory Conditions

September 25th - via:
Hi backers,  you did it and unlocked the second stretch goal, the "Individual Victory Conditions"! Thank you for supporting our game series and campaign! These will be now part of the base games and be printed nicely on play cards. If you missed... (Read More)

"Hellas" playthrough video by La Mazmorra de Pacheco (spanish)

September 23rd - via:
Hi fellow gamers, La Mazmorra de Pacheco did a playthrough of "Hellas". The video is in spanish. You can set up Youtube's automated translations for this video. See you in the next update, Your Uwe Walentin  (Read More)

Alternative Victory Conditions

September 22nd - via:
Dear backers and followers of our campaign!  Thank you so much for joining this exciting journey of “History of the Ancients Seas” on KS! We are very close to unlock the stretch goal “Alternative Victory Conditions”. Today we would like to... (Read More)

"Archimedes" Solo Mode now included with all pledges + update to stretch goals!

September 18th - via:
Hi fellow board gamers, the last days we did some evaluation of our stretch goals and the latest quotes we got from our manufacturing partner(s) and we have some great news for you all. We understand that solitiare / solo playing is really important... (Read More)

New blogpost on our website.

September 16th - via:
Hi fellow boardgamers, we have a new blog post up on our website, featuring info on how to play Persia vs. The Greek City States. History of the Ancient Seas Stories: Part 7 – Persia vs. Greece If you have not noticed our blog yet or just... (Read More)

Thank you all, we are funded!

September 14th - via:
Hi fellow gamers, thank you all so much for your support and believing into "History of the Ancient Seas"! We just got funded and the "History of the Ancient Seas" series will become reality! A dream comes true and we could not be happier :).  Now... (Read More)

Uwe Walentin interview by WLOG's Riccardo Masini

September 14th - via:
Hi guys,  yesterday evening Riccardo Masini of the WLOG Youtube channel spent an evening interviewing Uwe Walentin. We talked about Sound of Drums, History of the Ancient Seas and the future :) Thank you Riccardo! Enjoy and see you in the next... (Read More)

New region border artwork

September 10th - via:
Hi backers and hi subscribers! Just a quick note and update. We sat down and updated the region border artwork to make it a more distinct. Here are some previews.  Have a great weekend with hopefully some gaming! See you in the next update, your Uwe... (Read More)

Early birds ending very soon!

September 8th - via:
Fellow Gamers! Thank you so much for your interest and support! This is an exciting travel for our team! To the subscribers who couldn’t decide yet what to pledge, just a little reminder that the early bird will end in about two hours!  Back the... (Read More)

Thank you and "The King is dead!" optional rules for smaller gaming groups

September 7th - via:
Salve fellow gamers! First of all, a huge thank you from all of us at Sound of Drums to everybody that already backed us or is still sitting on the fence :)! We noticed the large interest in questions about the solo possibilities of "History of the... (Read More)

A message to our spanish speaking friends! Para nuestros amigos de habla hispana

September 7th - via:
Queridos Mecenas de España, la campaña está yendo bien, ¡gracias! "¿Te interesa la edición en español? Contacta con nuestros amigos de 4Dados"  (Read More)

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