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A project in Oakland, CA by Stronghold Games

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Prelude 2, Milestones & Awards, The Automa Solo Experience, Neoprene Game Boards and Seasonal Promos
Backers: 19061
Average Pledge Per Backer: $117

Funded: $2,222,659 of $10,000
Dates: Sep 5th -> Sep 22nd (17 days)
Project By: Stronghold Games
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Latest News

Automa Designer Diary

September 21st - via:
For our final planned update we have this overview of the Automa design and development process from the designers themselves! Nick Shaw and David Turczi (the creators of the Automa) here!  We wanted to give you a better picture of what the automa... (Read More)

24 hours to go! Add-ons, extra pledge levels & the pledge manager.

September 21st - via:
Hello Terraformers!   The end is in sight, now less than 24 hours to go.  We'll have another update later today about the Automa and the wonderful work that Nick Shaw and David Turczi did to development a solo version that feels like a two player... (Read More)

Designer Diary - Amazonis Planitia Update from FryxGames!

September 20th - via:
 From the team at FryxGames! Amazonis Planitia – The Smooth Plain ANOTHER map? Haven’t we covered all of Mars already with the fan-made neoprene boards? Well, yes. But we haven’t got the 4 big volcanos all on the same map before (Olympus,... (Read More)

The Bigger Box? Choose your home for the cardboard map options

September 20th - via:
Las week we announced the work that the FryxGames team had done to make the new maps available in cardboard editions (click here to read that update).  Now we are excited to show you those "attractive" box options that we were (and are still)... (Read More)

Terraforming Mars Publisher Calls AI 'Too Powerful' Not to Use

September 16th - via:
Throughout the year, there’s been ongoing concerns about the use of generative AI across various forms of entertainment such as film and TV. (Read More)

Ask and You Shall Receive! Cardboard Maps are a go.

September 15th - via:
Welcome back, Terraformers! As we mentioned last week, the vast majority of comments on this campaign have been asking that the fan-made maps for Terraforming Mars be made available as traditionally mounted boards, and now we are pleased to offer... (Read More)


September 13th - via:
What a whirlwind weekend it’s been for this Terraforming Mars campaign! We reached the mind-blowing milestone of $1,000,000 and 10,000 backers! Thank you for voicing your support, feedback, and frustrations to make this campaign the best it can... (Read More)

More Milestones + Map Mayhem!

September 7th - via:
Welcome back, Migratory Martians! We’re now into day three of this campaign, and the vast Terraforming Mars fanbase has not let us down! Our campaign is now made up of over 6000 backers, bringing us to over the funding milestone of $700,000.00!... (Read More)

You asked for it - More Pledge Levels and More Ways to add extra Pledge Levels

September 6th - via:
Thank for the continued support, we love to see the enthusiasm that everyone has for Terraforming Mars.  Reading the comments (and yes, we do read them all!), it's clear that there were a number of people that wanted to get a combination of items... (Read More)

Welcome + What to Expect!

September 5th - via:
TL;DR: Overview of all campaign products, plus our first Milestones! Holy Martians! The Terraforming Mars Automa + Prelude 2 campaign was funded in just 8 minutes!  We are incredibly grateful for the support you all have shown Terraforming Mars for... (Read More)

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