END OF PRODUCTION
Finally, we've got all the pieces of the realistic tanks. The previous batch received, which was more than a month ago, had several mistakes that needed to be corrected: the... Read more
We are shipping dozens of packages daily, mostly Main game with Fun Set, and recently we have sent the first packages containing the Central Square expansion.
We have already said... Read more
Panzer Strike coming to Kickstarter
The preview page for our next project has been set up ( LINK ). The campaign starts in less than 16 hours: January 13th, 18:00 CET (GMT +1). We remind you... Read more
IMPORTANT: Pocket version - A proposition
As announced in a comment, we’ve decided to publish an update about the Pocket version after a quite a few remarks about the size and somewhat the quality of the... Read more
The shipping of the Fun Sets has started!
As announced, we've started shipping the first orders with the Fun Sets in standard size immediately after the holidays. We remind you that all the backers who pledged for this... Read more
Panzer Strike - Western Front
This game was created a long time ago, precisely in 2006, under the working title “Street Battle”.
Development history of Panzer Strike
As many would know, in most of our... Read more
Realistic pieces and new project announcement
As we've said in the previous update, the production of the Fun Set pieces is finally taking place and we'll start shipping orders that contain the Fun Set early in... Read more
Fun Set - Molding Tool and Central Square
Finally, we can announce that the molding tool for the Fun Set pieces is ready for production. The tool cost us a lot of money and even more... Read more
Finally, we can announce a soon putting to work of the Fun Set molding tool. We believed that this second tool would be done faster than the previous one, since... Read more
Retailers, Monster and Mini Golf
Last week we started shipping to the backers who chose the Retailer option during the campaign. Since they all ordered the Fun Set expansion, we decided to ship the... Read more
PRODUCTION OPTIMIZATION – part 3
<< Part 2
10. CENTRAL SQUARE
This expansion was added at the end of the campaign an it was conceived in two sizes – standard and Deluxe. At the... Read more
PRODUCTION OPTIMIZATION – part 2
<< Part 1
6. FUN SET
Tank Chess is an abstract version of the game Panzer Strike, which is a realistic simulation of tank battles. In order to emphasize... Read more
PRODUCTION OPTIMIZATION – part 1
Our first Kickstarter project had a fairly modest response from the backers, so we tried to draw a lesson or two so that our next game would achieve greater success.... Read more
Quick update: PnP
Today we have sent links for Print and Play files. For now, only the PDFs of the basic game have been uploaded, while the files corresponding to the Fun Set... Read more
POCKET FUN SET: THE FIRST SHIPMENTS
The first packages containing TC Pocket and Fun Set Pocket were sent yesterday. After we receive all clear from our Customs for the new package size, we’ll start shipping at... Read more
Fun Set - status
As we announced in the previous update, a few of our 3d printers are working on the pieces for the Fun Set in Pocket and Deluxe sizes. We currently have... Read more
Production status: news and summary
POCKET:With five 3D printers working day and night, we’ve made pieces for about 400 Pocket games. We've already sent a part of the batch, and the rest will be... Read more
Pocket/Deluxe production status & shipping
After the initial difficulties, it’s full speed ahead for our 3D printers! Five printers, 3 shifts a day and we’re happy to spread the news: on 22 of... Read more
Shipping and production: current status
The boxes containing the Main game only and those containing the Main game + the game Panzer Strike - Pocket as add-on have all been shipped and the... Read more
Production status update: changes, news, and first shipments done!
The production of Tank Chess is continuing at full speed!
We have almost finished packing all the boxes for the backers who ordered the Main game only. Approximately ten days... Read more
Production status + not much more until the first shipments!
The making of the tools for molding the plastic pieces has proven to be very unpredictable. After a long wait and many, many tool adjustments, the molding of... Read more
The boards are here (and some more stuff)!
We know you are all getting impatient and we apologize for not posting an official update for some time, we have really been busy with the production.
The... Read more
Although we haven’t posted an update for some time that doesn’t mean we haven’t been working hard on our project. We just thought that there wasn’t anything tangible... Read more
Update: production status and Cannes Festival
As you already know, the starting plan was to produce the majority of elements for Tank Chess in our workshop. However, the number of backers and especially retailers from all... Read more
Less than two weeks left to grab add-ons! Pre-order time!
While we're in the final preparations for the production, let us remind you that you can purchase the add-ons you want until February 15under the same conditions as if... Read more
Tool for casting
During the campaign, large funds have been collected, and we’ll do our best to justify the trust shown. The initial plan was to make all the plastic elements on 3D... Read more
Gifts for contributors
As you all know, our Tank Chess campaign was a huge triumph and we can’t help ourselves but to thank you all once more. It is a great pleasure to... Read more
Pre-order period until February 15
If you have missed the funding period or you want some add-ons, you can purchase them via PayPal on the pre-order page.
Tank Chess goes to a great number of countries, to all continents. Thank you for support!
After a few intense hours, we are honored and proud to say that even the Extra SG has been unlocked. Congratulations, now every Fun Set acquired during this Kickstarter campaign... Read more
Fun Set brochure
For now we have made only 4 obstacle schemes for Fun Set. In the following days we'll make many more. Backers can also get involved and send us their suggestions... Read more
An Extra Stretch Goal!
Although the tanks are generally slow vehicles, Tank Chess has been outrunning every stretch goal we originally envisioned. The $77,777 mark was reached with such an enormous speed that we... Read more
DELUXE VERSION - new reward options
We can see that there is enough interest in Deluxe version of Tank Chess game. We have adopted most of your suggestions and once again we have considered all our... Read more
$77.777 reached! And now, an extra stretch goal!
On the 24th day, a wild beast was spotted far, far away. Some say it was indeed Godzilla, others, it was a giant Rat.
Although we were sure that the... Read more
Deluxe set proposal - vote now!
Because several backers were asking for a more quality deluxe version, we have researched for options and here is our proposal:
If at least 30 backers confirmthat they will... Read more
Last stretch goal announcement!
As you all remember, we started putting stretch goals at $2,000 from each other, but we soon changed our minds. If we hadn’t, until now we would have had to... Read more
Happy New Year!
To the Kickstarter community we wish for all their greatest wishes to come true in the year 2018!
Some of our wishes will come true with some help from... Read more
3D Set - "Central Square"
Mind the buildings!
The 3D board expansion is here!
Although we planned to set up a preview of the 3D board some days ago, we’ve been overwhelmed with work... Read more
Here comes the TT! Stretch goal #11!
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s stretch goal #11!
Not long after the previous one, the stretch goal #10 was met and it enabled the turn counters, so... Read more
Fun Set rules
This is only the working version of the Fun Set rules. The page format will be different and there will certainly be some changes in the text and pictures.
Translators:... Read more
Finally, we have some time to spare and so we dedicate one update to the retailer pledge option.
As you’re all aware, we’ve have already surpassed the number of 1200... Read more
Another stretch goal met! Time for the #10!
Thanks to the numerous pledges from Japan, the 9th stretch goal was met so quickly that it caught us by surprise, so we are a bit late with this update,... Read more
Age of Dogfight
The game that marked the beginning of Forsage Games was “Saratoga”. Saratoga is a simulation of aerial and naval warfare, developed on the original Triangle system and published in 1996,... Read more
LIVE: A game of Tank Chess on BGG!
During the last few days, on BGG forums there was a game going on between our supporter Marcos Hidalgo and one of the authors of Tank Chess, Dragan Lazović, on... Read more
New Add-on: Realistic pieces
At the request of many backers, we are preparing a new add-on: plastic pieces that resemble real tanks!
Instead of black and white plastic, the pieces will be printed in... Read more
Stretch goal #9
Thanks, guys, 42k hit! Now, on to the next stretch goal!
As most of you already know, the vehicle you voted for in the Update no. 7 is the Rocket... Read more
RULES FOR 4 PLAYERS
The enormous flexibility of this game allows 4 players to take part in it. In the brochure for the Main game’s basic set, there is the latest version of... Read more
SCHEMES FOR OBSTACLE SETUPS
Basic obstacle setups have several open directions along which tanks can advance quickly, but also enough obstacles that can serve them as a cover. The ratio... Read more
Stretch goal #8
Thanks to all backers for support to our project! After seven days, 7 stretch goals are unlocked already. Even though we have increased their interval to $6000, stretch goals are... Read more
This text will be part of the brochure:
Along the edges of the board there are letters and numbers that determine the coordinates of every square... Read more
Stretch goal #7
Thanks to you, our loyal backers, this campaign is progressing very nicely: the sixth stretch goal has just been reached! We are happy to announce that the next one, the... Read more
Stretch goal #6
At a suggestion of backer Marcos Hidalgo, the next stretch goal are reference sheets with vehicle values.
The Main and Pocket game will contain tables with pieces from... Read more
Stretch goal #5
There are already two Bulldozer Tanks in the Fun Set, based on Medium Tanks. They have a bit weaker armour on the sides, but they can push destroyed tanks (everything... Read more
The Pocket game size comparison and a new add-on
As you have asked for, here is a picture where you can see the size difference between the Main game and the Pocket game.
The pocket version doesn't... Read more
Helping with translating the rules
At the start of the campaign, we wanted to make the rules for Tank Chess available in as many different languages as possible and so we promised a reward for... Read more
New stretch goal unlocked!
306 backers have earned a "First day gift"
The 24 hours period has ended and 306 backers that supported us during that period will get a copy of "Panzer Strike: France 1944 - Pocket" as a gift!
Thank... Read more
Second stretch goal unlocked! Here comes the third one!
This project is raising rather quickly and the second stretch goal is outreached!
The next stretch goal will introduce another piece type: Light Howitzer.
There will be 2 Light... Read more
Funded and the first stretch goal unlocked!
The project is funded in less than two hours! Thank you for support!
And we have reached the first stretch goal!
Now we announce the second stretch goal at... Read more