Aether Captains takes flight on kickstarter with Todd Sanders
We hope you are enjoying playing Hoyuk. As backers of one of our previous projects (Hoyuk), we would like to inform you about an exciting new game we... Read more
Anatolia on the way
today we will launch Hoyuk: Anatolia. Here is the preview link
We still work on several things but they will be ready until tonight. Hoping that you enjoyed... Read more
Hoyuk: Anatolia is coming!
Hoyuk returns on Kickstarter on January 15 withits first expansion called: Anatolia. Now is the the time for the tribes to meet evolution and progress!
In Anatolia you must prepare... Read more
Currently we shipped almost all the games to EU, USA and Canada. There are some backers who had ordered extra shrines and ovens. You will receive them soon as we... Read more
We received Hoyuk container finally at Essen Spiel. The feedback was great from the people. Regarding the EU shipments: We picked up our goods after Essen, sent them to the... Read more
Ships at the port!
Finally we have new regarding the ships. The ship to USA has arrived at the port, now we make all the paper work so we can release the... Read more
Few days ago we finished the packing of the game. There was a mistake on the board that was made by the factory but they fixed it and they had... Read more
Recently the printing of Hoyuk was completed and all the components look fine. We were expecting some pictures from the factory so you can see how the game... Read more
Is been while since our last update. We were busy finishing the files and confirm the whole process. It took us more time until we confirm each one... Read more
On the way to the factory!
1) Hey MAGE, what is the status with Höyük?
Currently we proofread the files to see if there any errors. At the same time I asked samples of the paper,... Read more
Survey is Out - Production Preparations!
We would like to thank you for funding the game and now we are moving ahead preparing the production.
Survey: We just sent out the survey to all... Read more
As we promised here are the French Rules. We will check them a last time before we send the files to the manufacturer but here is a good chance for... Read more
Final Components Overview!
Here is how the game looks with all the upgrades (note: we have not added the exact number of the components, we just made an image to see how it will... Read more
Final Stretch Goal! Flood..!
Hi everyone and thanks a lot for your support so far. 5 days to go and we reached our final Stretch Goal: Flood Cards:
As we speak we finish and... Read more
Tile laying with tough choices
If you like boardgames at all, you are likely aware of the tile laying mega-hit Carcassonne.
Well a new tile laying game is looking to carve out a place... Read more
Finally we prepared the German Rules and here they are available if you want to download them. We still need to proofread them again and again in order to be sure... Read more
Drought Cards Unlocked!
The Drought Cards are now Unlocked and you must do something to protect your Crops..
1 Stretch Goal left.. and Flood will be unlocked!
The Wolves are coming!
We must protect the animals!
Another goal was unlocked. Our other campaign has just ended and 2 goals left in order to complete them all and... Read more
Protect your village from looting!
Loot Cards are Unlocked! 3 more Stretch Goals and we will complete them all!
Each of the rest Stretch Goal give you 2 Catastrophe Cards!
Another Stretch Goal reached!
And we keep going... Less than 4 hours left for the other campaign and we managed to reached another Stretch Goal!
The Volcanoes are now Unlocked!
2 New Stretch Goals Reached!
More good news..
Shaman and New Catastrophe Cards are now available! + We updated once more the Stretch Goal list since we run 2 campaigns and we combine... Read more
New Stretch Goal reached! & Updated Rules
English Rules Updated: Click and download!
French and German rules coming soon!
Thanks to the progress on the other campaign we reached another goal and we adjusted the Stretch Goal... Read more
Upgraded Core Box!
Reaching some of our stretch goals here is how the core box is upgraded!
And still we can reach and the rest goals in order to upgrade full the game.... Read more
Stretch Goals reached! & Updated List
Combining the funds from both campaigns we reached 3 Stretch Goals!
1st Goal: We will upgrade the game with 20 Wooden Villagers, 2 Constructions and extended rules!
2nd Goal: We... Read more
Hoyuk Preview - Tile Placement Made New
By JONATHAN BOLDING
Höyük is an upcoming tile placement city building game themed around neolithic cities, and has had a long road leading up to its current Kickstarter. I was able... Read more
Parallel Campaigns & Stretch Goals!
In this campaign we will talk about the Stretch Goals.
Currently we run 2 campaigns for Hoyuk: The first campaign is here on Kickstarter and the second is... Read more
Dj Grandpa's Crib: Fruit of the Gods
DJ Grandpa approved!
DJG builds an ancient Neolithic village with Hoyuk from the MAGE Company before steampunking the time machine with Christopher Haskins and The Mad Scientist’s Card Game.
Episode... Read more
New Pledge Level
Today we added a new pledge levelPledge $45
Limited reward (100 left of 100)
GrandCon PACK PICKUP: You will receive 1 copy of Höyük + All Unlocked... Read more
Anthony Cournoyer is the illustrator of the game, a really nice fellow from Canada and Michael Andresakis who already works at MAGE Company and he finalizes the most graphics like... Read more
The Challenge of the Aspect Cards!
And we continue our journey...
This time we will check closer the Aspect Cards!
The Aspect Cards have two uses in the game.
1. You can spend them in order... Read more
Obstacles. Let's Play!
Hi everyone. We prepared a short description on how the Obstacles work in the game. Three of them have their own effects and the other two are connected with the... Read more
Sleuth of a Seuthe: An Investigative Review on Games
I was very lucky to get a copy of Höyük from the designers.
After reading the rules, and cutting out some of the parts needed, I was ready to... Read more
In this gorgeous German-style board game designed by Pierre Canuel you take the control of one of the original tribes of humans that settled in Asia Minor during the Neolithic.... Read more
Today with your support, we reached our funding goal!
We still have 27 days to reach all of our stretch goals and make the game even better
1st Stretch Goal... Read more
Building the Family of Hoyuk!
Hi everyone and thanks for your support so far.
There are a lot of ways we can help each other. You can help us funding the game and we can... Read more
Höyük Extras Arrived!
We have prepared some Extras - Add on Items for Höyük.
1. MAGE Company Sleeves ($3 per pack):
Each pack includes 50 sleeves
Thickness is 1mm therefore we... Read more
The rulebook, in its entirety, can be downloaded and read via the link provided below. This version reflects... Read more
The original version of the game did not include any kind of board. Each player could simply build on the table but the problem was that the playing area was... Read more
We were thinking from the beginning to make Höyük bilingual: English and German!
Due to some changes we will be able to create a Trilingual: English-German-French! This is important... Read more
Choose your Clan!
Höyük is a game for 2 - 5 players or we should say for 2 - 5 Clans. Each Clan wants to build the best settlement in the same area... Read more
Thank you for your support so far. In our first update, you will learn few things about the designer of the game: Pierre Canuel a very nice and... Read more