Marching with the Minions of the Meadow
Dear Original Marcher!
It was your steps joining us in our first endeavor that have carried us all the way to this point. We are now 20 hours away from... Read more
The Ants March Once More!
Greetings Most Excellent Backers,
The ants are marching once again!
Two years ago you marched with us, expanding our colony to create a game of epic proportions. You are the... Read more
Greetings Ant Friend,
We have scheduled the Minions of the Meadow Kickstarter Launch for May 4th, 2016!
The countdown has begun and we are putting in the long hours to... Read more
Minions of the Meadow
Hello Friend of the Ants,
After a brief holiday hiatus, the Weird City Games team is hard at work finalizing the design for Minions of the Meadow, the upcoming... Read more
Help the Ants Expand!
We have been brainstorming and discussing an expansion for March of the Ants since before the Kickstarter launched. The world of the ants is teeming with depth and there... Read more
The Ants have Marched and Little Pig is Live!
Hello Most Excellent Backers of March of the Ants,
A quick update on March of the Ants
Our distribution partner has sold out of all 1000 retail copies of the... Read more
Weird Citizens, Ants at Rest and Pigs of the Future
Hello Dear Backers,
It has been over a month since I have written and I have to say I have missed communicating with you all. However, the good news is... Read more
Marching Onward and Upward!
Hello Excellent Ant Friends,
The game has arrived in so many locations and we are getting lots of great feedback. It is immensely exciting and gratifying to read play reports... Read more
Shipping Update, Playthrough Video and BGG Ratings
Hello Mighty Backers,
The last week has been exceptionally exciting with games arriving and being played all over the globe. There still appear to be a few en route but... Read more
Shipping Update and Blank KS Promo Cards
US - Good news is that the games arrived at Amazon last Friday and were all entered into the shipping queue on Sunday. I have received... Read more
The Ants don't March until March
I guess if you put a month (March) in the name of your game you can't really get too upset when a vast number of variables conspire to... Read more
Ants Arriving and Final Address Changes
It is a very exciting time for March of the Ants as delivery of the games has begun throughout Asia and the games have arrived in... Read more
Hello Fantastic Backers,
This will be a shorter update because there is not too much to report. Games bound for Europe and the Americas have the same timeline as before.... Read more
The Ants Set Sail
Hello Wonderful Backers,
I am very happy to report that all copies of March of the Ants have left the manufacturer's warehouse and begun their journey to you! They still... Read more
On December 31st I received a very exciting package that contained the final production samples of March of the Ants. Two boxes that contained the Kickstarter and Retail... Read more
The Most ANTicipated game of 2015?
First things first: when will March of the Ants ship?! Our manufacturer tells us the games will be ready to ship on December 27th. This is later than... Read more
Preparing to March
It's been a little bit since our last update! We delayed posting an update, hoping that production would be finalized and we could say all games were en... Read more
March of the Machines!
Production is underway!
We are very happy to share with all of you that production has begun on March of the Ants. The final issues of card color quality have... Read more
Hard Proof Round Two
We have been working with our manufacturer over the last few weeks to revise the game so it is made to the highest standards. This process is exciting as the... Read more
March of the Ants is Alive!
Greetings Ant Enthusiasts!
It has been quite a while since the last update as we have been waiting to receive the hard copy production sample of the game. Well the... Read more
Ant News and Centipede Previews
Hello Fine Friends of March of the Ants,
It has been a quick minute since we sent our last update and a lot of good stuff has been happening. First... Read more
Rules ready for Proofreading
Greetings Ant Backers,
A deep thank you for making all of this possible. Even as we emerge from the depths of rule writing and file preparation we are so thankful... Read more
Step by Step
Greetings Friends of Ants,
The ants are marching steadily towards their destination. In the past few weeks we have finalized the two and five player rules, and both are playing... Read more
Bee Revealed, Online Thanks and Final Testing!
Greetings fantastic backers. Things are moving apace here in Portland and there is not too much new to report but just wanted to drop you all a quick update on... Read more
Ants at Work
Hello Wonderful Backers,
One week has passed since the Kickstarter ended and we are still reveling in the excitement and energy of the campaign. Meanwhile, we have been busy working... Read more
Marching from Dream to Reality
WOW! WOW! WOW!
Thank you all. This campaign was phenomenal from the very start and the final few days just about blew our minds. The amount of support and positive... Read more
Can't stop the Ants!
Minds Blown, Hearts Full!
Wow, marchers this campaign has been incredible from the start and keeps going and going. While excited to get some sleep we will also miss the... Read more
Marching right out of the Meadow
Thank you all. We are truly humbled by the amount of support March of the Ants has gotten and continues to receive. It has been a joy running... Read more
Five by Five
The Ants Go Marching Five by Five
We have unlocked the five player stretch goal at $60,000 and March of the Ants is now playable with 1-5 people! In the... Read more
The Ants are Marching!
An update in the morning an update at night!Thanks to all of you wonderful backers and the excitement of the final days of a campaign. This update is prompted... Read more
Solo and Co-op unlocked and Choose your Ant results.
Boy, oh boy!
We are picking up steam and today has seen the most growth in backers and funding since the first day of our campaign. Thanks to everyone, new... Read more
New Review, Voting and Dioramas!
Greetings Wonderful Backers,
Today is my birthday and it has been a very wonderful day. Having so many great supporters of March of the Ants is pretty much all a... Read more
The Final Week: 1000+ backers, another goal met, and a new poll!
The Final Week:1000+ backers, another goal met, and a new poll! We have entered the final week of our campaign for March of the Ants. It has been a... Read more
Army, Thief and Weaver ants march into the meadow!
Greetings from KublaCon!
Happy Monday to all of you wonderful backers! In the midst of demoing at KublaCon we have crossed over the 200% mark for this project. We are... Read more
Marching on KublaCon!
Just two days later I am dropping another update in your inbox, as we keep marching right through these stretch goals. With now over $37,000 in funding and 800+ backers... Read more
Round Marker Winner, Choose your ant, and Centimeeples!!!
Picking Up Speed!
We have picked up speed in the last few days, blew past our $33,000 goal, and are well on our way to $36,000 and the addition of... Read more
Emergence of the Primitive Species and the Round Marker Finalists
“Wow!” is what I exclaimed upon waking up this morning to see March of the Ants exceeding the $30,000 mark and having 667 amazing backers (now 679)! Have you all... Read more
Halfway Home! and New Poll on BGG
Well folks, we are just about halfway through this campaign and it has been an outrageous success so far thanks to all of you. It has been gloriously sunny here... Read more
Social Species Winner Announced, Upgraded Cards and More!
The votes are in, the polls are closed, and the winner of the social species expansion is… BEES!Buzzing busily across the Great Tunnel, collecting pollen for nectar and... Read more
May the best bug win!
The Social Species Stretch Goal is Unlocked!
The last few days have been an exciting flurry of activity and excitement: we met our funding goal, showcased March of the Ants... Read more
101% feels so good!
Wow! We are funded!$20,000 in ten days, thanks to all 439 of you for being part of this project and marching with us. The support and enthusiasm for March... Read more
Etymologist Pledge Level and Stretch Goals #2 and #3 Revealed
Hello Wonderful Backers!Well this colony just keeps growing and we are poised to meet our goal in the next few days. It has been such an exciting first week... Read more
Rules and Spreading the Word
Over 70% Funded! You all continue to amaze. In five days we are already over 70% funded. A big thank you to all 304 of you for being part of... Read more
Stretching with the Social Insects
A Huge Thank You to all of you!
The first 34 hours of the March of the Ants Kickstarter have been phenomenal and blew past our expectations. We are more... Read more