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DEFENDERS OF SOMA: a fantasy battle card game between antibiotics and infectious bacteria.
DEFENDERS OF SOMA: a fantasy battle card game between antibiotics and infectious bacteria.
797 backers pledged $47,126 to help bring this project to life.

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    HIGH FIVE!
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    JUST THE BYTES
    Digital only. Print and Play PDFs of the finished game. Since you don't have to wait for manufacturing and shipping, the delivery date is sooner.

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    PERSON TO PERSON TRANSMISSION
    Mention our project on social media before June 15 and email us a screenshot (brandon at nerdcoremedical.com) to get this early rate! Physical copy of the game. (Add $11 to your pledge if you miss the deadline.)

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    APOTHECARY HEALER
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    CHEAPER POSTER VOTER
    A physical copy of the game, and 2 posters of your choice. You vote for which character you want. We'll make posters for any character that gets 10 votes. Otherwise, choose from what's available, including the pantheon posters.

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    POSTER VOTER
    A physical copy of the game, and 1 character poster. You vote for which character you want. We'll make posters for any character that gets 10 votes. Otherwise, choose from what's available.

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    DOUBLE THE DOSE
    2 physical copies of the game

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    COMBINATION THERAPY
    Physical copy of the game +
    The Bacterionomicon book.

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    EVERYTHING WE MAKE
    physical copy of the game, + Bacterionomicon book, + Occam's Razor game + 7 posters

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    EXPONENTIAL GROWTH
    10 copies of the game + 7 posters
    (10 is the max that KS allows.)

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    Pledge US$ 1,000 or more About US$ 1,000

    GROUNDBREAKING RESEARCH
    Choose any bacteria, parasite, virus, or drug, and we will work with a science writer and an artist to turn it into a fantasy character, and send you a classy matte poster for it similar to our other posters, including a mythological back story and real world significance facts.
    You will also get a copy of the game and the Bacterionomicon book.

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    CLINIC
    We want our rule book to be honed so that it communicates the game rules as effectively as possible. This tier will give you an early "print and play" PDF not long after the campaign ends, so you can help us edit and hone the rule book!

    Followed later by:
    a physical copy of the game +
    1 special extra pantheon poster (choose one)

    (If you end up being too busy to give us notes, we'll just cancel the poster and add $19 to your pledge.)

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    EMERGENCY ROOM
    A "print and play" PDF, a few months after the campaign ends, so you can help us look over everything one last time and give us notes if anything needs revising.

    Followed later by:
    a physical copy of the game +
    1 special extra pantheon poster (choose one)

    (If you end up being too busy to give us notes, we'll just cancel the poster and add $15 to your pledge.)

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    PREVIOUS EXPOSURE
    You may only choose this tier if you previously backed the Bacterionomicon in 2014 or pre-ordered it before May 1, 2015 AND you promise to leave a review of it on Amazon! (We'll check!)
    You'll get: a physical copy of the game.
    (If you're too busy to leave a review, we'll switch you to the Apothecary Healer pledge.)

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    PREVIOUS EXPOSURE II

    You may only choose this tier if you previously backed the Bacterionomicon in 2014 or pre-ordered it before May 1, 2015 (We'll check!)
    You'll get: a physical copy of the game. (If you aren't in our records before May, we'll switch you to the Apothecary Healer pledge)

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    EARLY BIRD
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    EARLY BIRD II
    A physical copy of the game.

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