July 2020 Newsletter

We have completed the graphical design changes and artwork for the game. Now we are preparing for the Kickstarter campaign to be launched on September 22! TTS Update We have completed a large update of the TTS (Tabletop Simulator) version of Galactic Era. It now includes the latest graphics and rules as well as everything you need to play the solo variant. If you are interested in playing an online game, you can contact me Read more…

Kickstarter Relaunch September 22nd! (June 2020 Newsletter)

I am excited to announce the date for the Kickstarter relaunch of Galactic Era! Kickstarter Relaunch The Kickstarter relaunch date is: Tuesday September 22nd, 2020. The campaign will last until October 25th. In this campaign we will offer the game at a lower price with more and improved components. This will include: miniatures for spaceships, home stars and population discs a fully playable solo variant improved graphical design for some components (e.g. technology tracks, player Read more…

May 2020 Newsletter

We are entering the final stretch before the next Kickstarter! The card artwork is done and we only have a few improvements to make for the graphical design plus some work on the new Kickstarter page. I estimate we will launch sometime in late summer. I want to wait until everything is nearly ready before I announce a definitive date though. Full Solo Variant The solo variant I’ve been testing turned out to be better Read more…

April 2020 Newsletter

There is still a lot happening with Galactic Era! Poll: Tutorial Solo Mode I am considering making a solo tutorial mode for the game. It will not be as challenging as playing against other players, but it should be useful in learning the rules though. You can cast your vote or comment on this idea here on BGG: https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/2413196/poll-tutorial-solo-mode Second PBF Demo Game Since many are at home during this time, I am offering a Read more…

Poll: Tutorial Solo Mode?

I’m considering making a tutorial solo mode for Galactic Era, that is a 1-player variant mainly for the purpose of learning the rules. It would not be as challenging or as interesting as the proper multi-player game though. You can post your opinion on this here in the comments or answer this poll on BGG.

Play Galactic Era This Weekend (April 18/19) on TTS!

I’m hosting plays of Galactic Era this weekend (April 18/19, 2020) on TTS! This means playing online using the “Tabletop Simulator” (downloadable from Steam). https://store.steampowered.com/a…/286160/Tabletop_Simulator/ Play starts either 9am EST/15:00 CET or 2pm EST/20:00 CET. Anybody interested in playing please leave a comment with your preferred day (Sat/Sun) and time. Maximum 4 players each session. Please read the rules or watch the rules video beforehand. Send me an email or leave a comment on on Read more…