April 2019 Newsletter

Conventions I’m continuing to visit many conventions to present the game. The latest news is that I will also be at the Origins game fair in June (in Columbus, Ohio)! Here is a photo of me in my “Galactic Confederation” starfleet uniform at the game fair in Duisburg last month. Artwork The artist, Diego Sanchez, and I are working heavily on completing a demo version of the game with (nearly) final artwork to show at Read more…

March 2019 Newsletter

Conventions Over the next two months I will be at many conventions demonstrating the game: Spieldoch! (March 29-31 in Duisburg, Germany) Ratinger Spieletage (April 13-14 in Ratingen, Germany) Herner Spielewahnsinn (May 18-19 in Herne, Germany) UK Games Expo (May 30-June 2 in Birmingham, UK) You are welcome to visit my stand and play a game with me there! Artwork Work has now started on the graphical design of the game. We hope to have a Read more…

February 2019 Newsletter

The development of Galactic Era is going ahead full steam. Rules We are currently on version number 1.29 of the rules (yes, that’s the 29th version). The core rules are stable now and we are focusing on fine-tuning and balancing the various domination cards, races/groups and technology effects. Introduction Aides We are also thinking of how the game can be introduced to new players more easily. The possibilities are an introductory game version, example game Read more…

Demo at Ducosim (Amersfoort)

I will be demoing Galactic Era at the Ducosim-spellenbeurs (game convention) in Amersfoort (NL) on January 19th, 2019. You can play a session of the game there if you want to. If you tell me beforehand when you are coming, I can reserve a spot for you. See here for more information about the event.

Playtest at Board Game Author Seminar

There will be a playtest of the game at the boardgame author seminar in Altenkirchen (Germany) on January 11-13, 2019. You can maybe attend this seminar as playtester. If you are interested please contact Christwart Conrad. For more information about this event, go to http://brettspiele.de.to/.  

Demo in Deventer, December 9th

There will be a demo game of Galactic Era on December 9th, 2018 at 14:00 in the Café Het Glas in Lood in Deventer (NL). Please notify me as early as possible beforehand if you are interested in joining the game. You can also register on the Facebook event page.