Alf Seegert's Heir to the Pharaoh: now on Kickstarter!
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FINALLY! The games have arrived in Kentucky!
At long last I am pleased to tell you that all of the Games of Art (Cubist, Fantastiqa: Rucksack Edition, Petite Pastiche and the Games of Art books themselves) have... Read more
Container status update
We emailed the freight carrier this morning about the status of our container and got the following reply:
"Please note that this will have to be drayed before we have... Read more
Update for the EU and AUS backers!
The EU container with the Games of Art in it is supposed to arrive in Rotterdam any day, and my NL warehouse is supposed to notify me as soon as... Read more
Continued Railway delays in the US are delaying our Games of Art container!
Our freight forwarder has informed us this morning that the threatened dock strike is continuing to cause lots of problems to freight on rails in the US. Our forwarder is... Read more
Container now re-scheduled to arrive in Chicago on July 9
Apparently a threatened dock strike has slowed traffic down a bit, so the container we thought to be arriving today in Chicago has been postponed until July 9. Of course... Read more
The Games of Art are on the ocean!
The U.S. bound container with Games of Art, Fantastiqa: Rucksack Edition, Petite Pastiche, and Cubist left China on June 6. It is scheduled to arrive at our warehouse between July... Read more
Shipping from China scheduled for June 6
The May 23rd container has been postponed to June 6, but otherwise everything seems to be in order. The June 6 container will arrive at our warehouse in early July... Read more
Almost ready to ship!
We are very much on schedule for this project. The Games of Art book and the Petite Pastiche games are ready to ship. The Fantastiqa Rucksack edition is... Read more
FREE Stretch Goal choices and survey coming out today!
Hi Games of Art backers--
Your survey is going out to you today. This is how you tell us what you pledged for and you can also tell us if... Read more
Thanks from Alf Seegert!
Thank you all for making Games of Art such a successful project!
As a game designer I depend on game players / Kickstarter backers like you to make wild, weird... Read more
Thank you Backers!
Thanks to ALL of you for making Games of Art a successful Kickstarter project. As I sit here and watch the seconds tick down to 0, I am reminded that... Read more
$25K with 2 hours to go!
Thanks Backers for putting us over $25K with just 2 hours to go! We will offer all backers a stretch goal choice of EITHER:
3 new artifact cards for Fantastiqa:... Read more
Consider Backing Cheesonomics Please
Gryphon Games and first-time designer Dale Tolley just launched Cheesonomics on Kickstarter an hour ago. You can find it at:
We hope you will consider a pledge to this... Read more
Meet ROCOCO in 60 seconds
Hi Backers--Ben who provides "B Games in 60 seconds" has generously donated this 60 second review of Rococo so that those of you not familiar with this dress-making, highly-thought-of new... Read more
Stretch goal choice #1 if we hit $25,000 in funding
Here are the first three card images of the possible 18-card Audacious Artifacts expansion that are a free stretch goal if we hit $25,000 in funding. Note that this set... Read more
Thanks to all backers for collectively putting us over the initial goal of $20,000. Now it is official that the three new Games of Art will be produced!
Alf Seegert... Read more
Alf Seegert introduces Fantastiqal Landscapes (FLEX): A wonderful Games of Art-inspired expansion to Fantastiqa
Hello Kickstarter Backers!
From Fantastiqa's inception I had hoped to make use of multiple Gem colors in a fun set-collection mechanic. In preparation for such a mechanic, Rick and Gryphon... Read more
A note from Alf Seegert, designer of Fantastiqa and co-designer of Cubist
Hi Games of Art Backers--
Thanks very much for your support of Games of Art. It's great to see the surge of enthusiasm for these games and of course, I... Read more
A "Thumb Drive" for you to help us with!
One of our backers, Phil Christiansen, has suggested that we try a Thumb Drive on Board Game Geek (BGG) to help us raise awareness and support from the very large... Read more
Fantastiqa adds SIX NEW Characters!
In response to popular demand, we have decided to add six new characters to the Fantastiqa series. Each of these characters is fully compatible with either Fantastiqa Enchanted... Read more
Petite Pastiche --Extra Commissions ADD-ON!
Hi Games of Art Backers--
I am pleased to announce to you that we have added two 3-packs of Extra Commission cards to this Kickstarter project (EXPANSIONS #1 and #2). ... Read more
Games of Art and Nika: an international public radio interview
I had the occasion to do an international public radio interview with Washington DC-based "DJGrandpa" a few days ago (the episode aired for the first time yesterday). The... Read more
50% of the way there! New levels and add-ons added
Thanks Backers! Over 200 of you have backed this project and over $10,000 has been pledged in the first three days. We really appreciate your support. Some early backers may... Read more