Undergrove designed by Elizabeth Hargrave & Mark Wootton

A project in Henderson, NV by Alderac Entertainment Group

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Backers: 10416
Average Pledge Per Backer: $60

Funded: $626,956 of $10,000
Dates: Nov 7th -> Dec 8th (32 days)
Project By: Alderac Entertainment Group
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Latest News

End of campaign! Thank you and info on what's next:

December 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Undergrovers! A note from Elizabeth and Mark: Mycorrhizal symbiosis is truly one of the wonders of the natural world. But beyond that, it’s about connections. In a world that feels increasingly fragmented, the fact that there are unseen... (Read More)

Undergrove Kickstarter Ends Campaign Over 6000% Funded

December 8th - via: techraptor.net
Back in November, Elizabeth Hargrave launched the Undergrove Kickstarter. The campaign's success would go on to fund the developer's next major board game after the massive success of the bird-reserve management game, Wingspan. That Kickstarter has just concluded with more than 6000% of its initial starting goal. (Read More)

We're at PAX Unplugged!

December 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Undergrovers, We just wanted to let any of our supporters who are at Pax Unplugged know that we have donated four Undergrove prototypes in the game library! Not only that but if you visit our booth, 3001, Elizabeth Hargrave will be there... (Read More)

Deluxe Tile Durability? Coasters? What?

November 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Undergrovers, A short update today, from Mark: Some of you will have seen our Mushroom Cup voting brackets on various social media, which can be found here: X (Twitter), Facebook, or Instagram We can now reveal that we are going to do with the... (Read More)

$425,000 Douglas Squirrels!

November 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Undergrovers, It’s been a crazy few days, but over the U.S. holiday we hit the $425,000 stretch goal, The Douglas Squirrel: This Douglas Squirrel’s job in the game is to make you think about some of the mushrooms differently in games where... (Read More)

Mushroom Cup!

November 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Undergrovers! We've cooked up something special to launch this festive weekend: Introducing the Mushroom Cup! Click the image below to vote on X, or:  Click here to vote on Facebook! Click here to Vote on Instagram! (For Instagram you are only... (Read More)

Wowzers, $400,000!

November 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Undergrovers, We've been hard at work, reviewing the print files and making all the final touches on the Standard edition. Next week, we'll wrap up files for the Deluxe edition.  We figured we better catch up to you all before taking a few... (Read More)

$325,000! First Player Token customized!

November 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Undergrovers, We hit another milestone today, $325,000! Thank you so much! You may have noticed that a First Player token upgrade has been missing from the Deluxe Edition. That’s because we are still working with the printer to see what they... (Read More)

$300,000! And the Stretch Goals so far!

November 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Undergrovers! Last Friday and this weekend was a crazy time for this campaign! You all are making every day a surprise for us and it's awesome, thank you! Let's catch up on all the Stretch Goals–first up is the Guide Book that will be... (Read More)

2 More stretch Goals!

November 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Undergrovers! We have 2 more stretch goals to dive into today, so I've had Mark write up a little bit about the Smith's Amanita and Scarletina Bolete. Take it away, Mark! Getting extra boosts to your actions for free is great. Even if they are... (Read More)

Wingspan designer’s new board game is all about the symbiotic relationship between trees and mushrooms

November 9th - via: dicebreaker.com
Undergrove is another nature-based experience co-designed by Elizabeth Hargrave, the designer behind hit birding title Wingspan. Trading wings for pine needles, Undegrove launched a Kickstarter campaign on November 7th in partnership with Alderac Entertainment Group and is already degrees of magnitude beyond its funding goal. (Read More)

Animal Art added to Bonus Goals

November 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Undergrovers, Thank you again for an amazing second day! We reached a goal that we are very excited about. As we were making the Goal Cards we felt there was something missing, so we went back to Beth and asked if she could fill the empty space... (Read More)

Wingspan creator’s new board game swaps birds for fungi

November 8th - via: wargamer.com
Wingspan creator Elizabeth Hargrave has just launched the crowdfunder for what we reckon will be the best board game about Mycorrhizae released in 2024. The new game – designed by Hargrave and Mark Wootton – is called Undergrove, and it’s all about the symbiotic relationship between trees and mushrooms. (Read More)

Wingspan Creator's Next Game, Undergrove, Smashes Kickstarter Goals

November 8th - via: techraptor.net
Back in 2019, Elizabeth Hargrave released Wingspan. This board game about managing a bird reserve sold almost 750k copies in 2021. Hargrave's newest project, Undergrove, seems ready to repeat that success as it has already been funded on Kickstarter. (Read More)

Funded! - And a close look at the Wood tiles.

November 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Undergrovers! First of all thank you so much for helping to bring Undergrove to life. You can tell that it was a passion project from Elizabeth and Mark, who both love games, nature, and sharing their knowledge of both of those things with the... (Read More)

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