October 2019 Newsletter

Contest Winner! The answer to and winner of the September Contest (“How many beings are there in the Galactic Era universe?”) has been revealed. Three contestants figured out the right answer. So I had to draw the winner from one of them. Go here to read or watch the result. https://galacticera.net/september-2019-contest-resolution/ Kickstarter Campaign (November 4th) As you probably know, the Kickstarter campaign is about to be launched on November 4th. Add your vote to these Read more…

September 2019 Contest Resolution

Here is the video where I resolve the September 2019 Newsletter contest. The question for this contest was: “How many beings are there in the Galactic Era universe?”. I reveal the correct answer and draw the winner among the three contestants who sent me the correct answer: If you just want to know the outcome without watching the video, you can scroll down to the end of this post.             Read more…

September 2019 Newsletter

Contest Extended! Since I did not get a correct answer last month, the contest will be extended to the end of September. I’m also increasing the prize to a free copy of the game (including shipping!). Send me your answer to the following question by September 30th. I will raffle one winner out of the all the people who send me the correct answer. The winner receives a copy of Galactic Era (estimated value of Read more…

Demo #2 in Deventer

On Sunday October 20th, there will be another demo of Galactic Era at the Café het Glas in Lood in Deventer (NL). You will be able to play a full game there with a prototype with the (nearly) final graphics! I will be there the entire day (12:00h – 23:00h). For more information on the location go to their website or their Facebook group.

August 2019 Newsletter

Contest Everyone is invited to join the first Galactic Era contest! Send me your answer via email to the following question by the end of August. I will raffle one winner out of the all the people who send me the correct answer. The winner receives FREE SHIPPING with his or her Kickstarter pledge of Galactic Era (estimated value of $20). This is the question: How many beings are there in the Galactic Era universe? Read more…

July 2019 Newsletter

Gameplay The development of the game is progressing nicely. We are still making improvements due to recent playtests. We got a lot of feedback from a group of game authors in southern Germany near the Black Forest. Many thanks to them! One of the things we are planning to include now is a catchup mechanism whereby a player who is far behind can activate an “emergency reserve” of ships. Sector “B” Sides Due to a Read more…