The ION:SMG team attended Essen SPIEL 2019 between October 24th - October 27th and we got the chance to meet some of our backers and customers in person. Thank you for all the love and encouragement you shared about the game. During SPIEL 2019 we also launched High Frontier 4 All on Kickstarter. The campaign was funded in just 4 minutes :) See link to the campaign. Here are some images from our time at Essen Spiel last week.
Just to mention that Pax Emancipation made it to this BGG Blog list of solitaire games: It made it as the third best solitaire game of all time according to the blogger! Blog Post: Top 10 (Plus 1!) Games of Bored Online? Board Offline!: Top 9 in 9 Minutes Best Solo Games of All Time (2019 Edition)--(1 new blog post) https://boardgamegeek.com/blogpost/95545/top-9-9-minutes-best-solo-games-all-time-2019-edit
Ion Game Design/ Sierra Madre Games will be participating at SPIEL 2019, Essen. Our booth number is 4D124, If you are interested in play testing any of the games then you are welcome to sign up through one of the links: Bios:Origins Bios:Genesis/ Bios:Megafauna Pax Transhumanity Pax Porfiriana Pax Emancipation Expedition Zetta High Frontier 4 All We will also launch High Frontier 4 All on Kickstarter at our booth on Thursday October 24th at 5 pm CET. Welcome to join us :)
We have unfortunately had some delays in our manufacturing and the new estimated shipping is October for following games: Bios:Origins, Bios:Megafauna, Bios:Genesis, Pax Transhumanity and Pax Porfiriana. If you have ordered other games at the same time as any of these games, then they will be shipped out together. The mass production of Bios:Genesis and Bios:Megafauna is scheduled to be shipped from Longpack to our fulfillment centers by end of this week. Due to some last minute updates of Pax Transhumanity, and due to production queues at the factory, the production at Panda is running late. Panda estimate that it...
Heavy Cardboard play-throughs starts to roll out. A rough order have been set for our games to be featured in Heavy Carborad’s live-stream Teach & Play-Through on youtube. This is very preliminary but the order will probably be Expedition Zetta Pax Emancipation Pax Transhumanity Bios:Origins High Frontier Bois:Genesis HIRÞ Greenland Neanderthal Pax Porfiriana First out was Expedition Zetta on June 29th, see link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fMJr-GpJk7c