June/July Project Update (All Systems Go!...Printing in Six Weeks)
Attention: I (Ian) am going on vacation in two weeks, and since I am the primary person to answer Kickstarter messages, I would appreciate your patience if you do not... Read more
Back on Schedule
Everything Nearing Completion
We are happy to announce that our artist's health is on the mend, and that all of the art for Alhambra has now been completed. We are... Read more
Update on Art
We have some bad news to report about the progress of the artwork for the new edition of Alhambra. Sadly, our artist has been going through an extended sickness which... Read more
Unveiling the MegaBox Insert
At long last, we have the almost final design of the MegaBox insert to show you. These designs are still subject to some tweaking, but shouldn't change much if at... Read more
Production Update and Survey Info
After the excitement of announcing the winners of the fan expansions, we are sorry to say we have to follow it with some bad news. We have been in discussions... Read more
Fan Expansion: The Caliph's Guidelines
Our final fan expansion; congratulations to Stefan Schlitz.
The expansion consists of 9 guidelines, or goals. Each game, two of the guidelines will be randomly selected, and they will be... Read more
Fan Expansion: The Treasures
Congrats to Frank Sander for designing our second fan expansion.
At the start of the game, each player receives a set of five treasure tiles numbers 1-5 (each tile depicts... Read more
Fan Expansion Module Winners
First, all of the logistics are still on schedule for our projected release date. Surveys will be going out in a few weeks to collect everyone's addresses.
We... Read more
New Campaign Launching for Two More Modules
October is a very busy month for us, as we coordinate all of new Essen releases (three new games and an expansion this year), which means that projects... Read more
Michael Rieneck: Gates Without End
Designer Michael Rieneck has collaborated on a Queen Games project as recently as 2017 with his co-design with Stephan Feld, Merlin. However, he is most well known for his three... Read more
Fan Modules Under Review
We don't have a lot of new info for you, but we want to pass on a few new developments.
First, all of the fan submissions are... Read more
Animal Tiles stretch goal unlocked!
We are happy to announce, that the 2 new animal types for the Michael Schacht expansion are now unlocked!
Let's have a fantastic last 2 hours!
More new art!
We previously showed you some samples of the new art from Expansions 1 & 2. Now we are able to show you the same for Expansions 3 & 4. Enjoy!... Read more
Interview with Dirk Henn
We like to share the interview we did with Dirk Henn about the fascinating story behind the development of Alhambra.
Lion Fountains stretch goal unlocked!
The fountain in the center of the "Court of the Lions" has been a central feature of the Alhambra Palace since the late 14th century. Now, thanks to 2100 boxes... Read more
Stretch goal and pledge level updates
Greetings Alhambra fans.
There are only five days left in the campaign! Although progress has slowed down the last week, we are still very happy with the response so far.... Read more
New Art First Look
Part of this campaign, besides the fabulous Designers' Expansions, is to introduce all new artwork and graphic design for all previously released Alhambra content. We wanted to show off some... Read more
New MegaBox Stretch Goals
The Alhambra contains many secrets. For instance, did you know that there is a network of underground tunnels and caverns that lies beneath the palace complex?
Like the real Alhambra,... Read more
New Stretch Goals and Card Quality
Hope everyone had a great weekend and survived Monday. We are closing in on the first week of the campaign, so we wanted to post a quick update to clarify... Read more
New stretch goals!
We've already eclipsed the 1,000 backer mark, which means not only did we unlock that stretch goal (Fan Expansion #3), it is also time to reveal the new... Read more
Impressive first 12 hours!
Thanks to your support, this campaign has had quite the first 12 hours. Funded in about 30 minutes, two stretch goals are completed, and we are closing in on a... Read more