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A role-playing game of small service robots in the aftermath of human extinction.
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    CINDER BLOCK - Every backer will immediately (well, almost immediately) receive an advance pdf copy of the first Engine Heart mini-module, 'Industry Standard'! This minimod includes new industrial-themed features and defects, a new premade location, and lots of new robots. Not only do you get an advance .pdf of the Industry Standard minimod, but if this is successful every backer will also receive an exclusive KS-only minimod that will not be made available after the campaign ends (although it will probably be pirated).

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    ON-LINE ONLY - Save a tree and waste some bandwidth! At this level you get guaranteed access to an electronic copy of everything - the rulebook, the modules, and every stretch goal that's unlocked.

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    Pledge $15 or more About $15

    WE BUILD ROBOTS - As above, plus Viral will make you an original 100-point robot based on your description and give you a pdf copy of the character sheet! Because, you know, if you want a robot but really don't feel like making it yourself.

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    Pledge $25 or more About $25

    FACTORY SHOWROOM - Along with the advance minimod pdf, you get a signed softcover copy of the Engine Heart Economy Model Edition rulebook!

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    BATTERY BACKUP - Just like Factory Showroom, but Viral will toss in a signed softcover copy of the Power and Light module too!

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    ELECTRIC COMPANY - Your very own softcover copy of the Engine Heart Economy Model Edition rulebook... with an almost assuredly terrible drawing of your robot doodled inside the front cover! It won't get lonely, because we'll include a softcover copy of the Power and Light module as well. And what's this tucked inside? A printed-out copy of your requested 100-point robot's character sheet built by Viral just for you!

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    Pledge $65 or more About $65

    HARD-CODED EDITION - People have been demanding a hardcover version, so here it is! Inside are both the Engine Heart Economy Model Edition rulebook, the Power and Light module, and the exclusive KS-only minimod. Along with this, Viral will build your 100-point robot and send you a .pdf copy of its character sheet and a .png doodle too!

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    Pledge $105 or more About $105

    B-B-BACK THAT CHASSIS UP - You asked for it, we delivered it, and then they all sold out but people still wanted more! Due to the overwhelming response and success of the Kickstarter so far, we're able to offer a second helping of the 99E9F0 full-color hardcover! Just like the regular Hard-Coded Edition, this book contains both the Engine Heart rulebook and the 80+ page Power and Light module. Drawn inside the front cover is your 100-point robot, and tucked inside is your filled-out character sheet, printed by Viral on his desktop printer! And lovingly thrown into the shipment is a custom Engine Heart GameScience™ precision ten-sided die!

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    Pledge $125 or more About $125

    TEN TRAPEZOHEDRON TRIO - Stuck on a deserted island? This gives you everything you need to play Engine Heart - a signed softcover copy of the Economy Model Edition, a signed softcover copy of the Power and Light module, and TEN custom Engine Heart GameScience™ precision 10-sided dice!

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    MULTI-MODEL MECHANISM - This special dealer tier is made for the widest possible array! You get four copies of the Engine Heart Economy Model Edition, two copies of the hardcover Hard-Coded Edition, and two copies of the full-color 99E9F0 hardcover book. Also included is a copy of the in-store micromodule to get your customers playing right out of the box! Proof of business is required for any backers at this tier.

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    DEALER DOUBLE BUNDLE - A ready-made robotic inventory! This retailer-only tier includes 9 copies of the softcover Engine Heart Economy Model Edition, 9 softcover copies of the Power and Light module, and a copy of the in-store micromodule to get your customers playing right out of the box! Proof of business is required for any backers at this tier.

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    HARD-CODED HAVEN - If you're a retailer and your shelves have a high Durability rating, this one's for you! Seven copies of the hard-cover Hard-Coded Edition delivered to your store, along with a copy of the in-store micromodule to get your customers playing right out of the box! Proof of business is required for any backers at this tier.

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    CHROMATIC CARGO - For dealers that work in exceptionally bright environments, here's six copies of the full-color 99E9F0 hardcover book! Also included is a copy of the in-store micromodule to get your customers playing right out of the box! Proof of business is required for any backers at this tier.

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    HARD-CODED HARDCOVER COLLECTION -

    This is the big one! Nearly 200 pages, this full-color Kickstarter exclusive has never existed before today, and never will again. The collection contains the Deluxe Model Edition of the Engine Heart rulebook, plus color versions of the Power and Light module, all of the minimods, the in-store demo micromod, and comes complete with a doodle of your 100-point robot on the inside cover! Not only that, but your copy will be a one-of-a-kind because your robot's character sheet will actually be part of the book! Heck, make it TWO robots! This thing has a Durability rating of 2, a Damage Threshold of 3, and inflicts 2 damage when used as a weapon.

    You also get a softcover copy of both the Engine Heart Economy Model Edition rulebook and the Power and Light module so you can share the robo-love! Finally, you get not one, not four, but TEN custom Engine Heart GameScience™ precision 10-sided dice!

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    AUTOMATED AERIAL WORM-COLLECTING DEVICE - Along with the advance minimod pdf, you get a signed softcover copy of the Engine Heart Economy Model Edition rulebook! Get 'em while they're radioactive!

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    Pledge $40 or more About $40

    ROBOT ROLL CALL - You get the softcover rulebook, a 100-point robot based on your description, AND Viral will also include it as a local non-player character in an upcoming minimod pdf! Somehow, someway, Viral will figure out how to integrate it into the area. Please keep it PG... or at least PG-13.

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    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    HARD-CODED RNG REDUX - Not only do you get a copy of the hardcover Hard-Coded Edition, Viral will also doodle your 100-point robot inside the front cover and tuck a paper copy of your robot's character sheet in as well! What's more, this level includes a special prize - a custom GameScience™ precision ten-sided die with Engine Heart icons in place of the 1 and 10 faces!

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    Pledge $99 or more About $99

    99E9F0 - Because fans asked for it, here's the hardcover Hard-Coded Edition in glorious full color! Just like the regular Hard-Coded Edition, this book contains both the Engine Heart rulebook and the 80+ page Power and Light module. Drawn inside the front cover is your 100-point robot, and tucked inside is your filled-out character sheet, printed by Viral on his desktop printer! And lovingly thrown into the shipment is a custom Engine Heart GameScience™ precision ten-sided die!

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