The Reliquary Collection reproduces these ancient boardgames using the highest quality materials and presenting them in a super unique format… that of suede leather pouches laser-etched with the gameboard, and pieces made of the highest materials like natural marble playing pieces or two-sided dice made of solid wood called “lots”. Other features include extremely durable composite paper rulebooks laced onto the satin draw-string and a drawstring that allows the game pieces to be folded into the string-closed pouch for easy carrying, protection and portability.
Here is an overview of the Reliquary Collection and what it contains.
12 ancient boardgames are included in the Reliquary Collection with the game’s available both individually or in sets of 6 Games or 12 Games. You can even get Collector’s Editions which include all of the game’s and the pieces needed to play them in this unique format, all wrapped in a beautifully packaged, numbered and dated, custom engraved wooden box with a leather top, perfect for storing and displaying an entire 6 or 12 Game Set.
The boardgame’s included in the Reliquary Collection include:
From the Zuni Indians (Circa 1000 A.D.)
From Ireland (Circa 600 A.D.)
3. Hyena Chase
From Sudan (Circa 500 B.C.)
4. The Mill
From Rome (Circa 600 B.C.)
From Ghana (Circa 5000 B.C.)
From India (Circa 800 A.D.)
From Mayan Empire (Circa 300 B.C.)
8. The Royal Game of Ur
From Sumeria (Circa 2600 B.C.)
From Murmansk (Circa 1200 A.D.)
From Egypt (Circa 2000 B.C.)
11. From Indonesia (Circa 700 A.D.)
12. From Korea (Circa 300 A.D.)
This video gives you a breakdown of each and every game in the collection!
Prices for these games along with the rewards for Backing at a certain level are:
$5 Pledge or More: Print & Play
Includes 2-page PDF files for all 12 boardgames. Includes the rules for all of them, as well as the game board and pieces that you can cut out to play them!
$20 Pledge or More: Game Pieces Set
A set of 56 gaming pieces which includes: 48 marble playing stones, 6 wooden lots, and 2 four-sided wooden dice AND Print / Play files for all 12 games in the Reliquary Collection. This means that you can cut out the printed PDF files and actually play them how they are meant to be played, using real, solid pieces instead of game piece cutouts!
$40 Pledge or More: One Game Set
Choose any boardgame you want, and you will get that boardgame along with its corresponding pieces along with Print & Play files for all 12 games. Add $30 additional bucks for each additional boardgame you want to add to this purchase or other add-ons as listed below.
$100 or More Pledge: One Game + Skype + 88 Game Piece Set Bundle
Choose one boardgame of your choice, includes an 88 Game Piece Set made up of marble playing stones, wooden lots and dice, along with a one hour Skype call with the developers. You’ll also get the Print & Play files for all 12 games. Add $30 for each additional game you want included in your purchase or other add-ons as listed below.
$250 Pledge or More: The Custom Collection Bundle
This bundle includes SIX boardgames of your choice. They will be packaged in a numbered, dated and custom-engraved (100 characters) wooden box with a leather top. Also includes the Print & Play files. Add $30 for each additional game you want included in your purchase or other add-ons as listed below.
$500 Pledge or More: The Full Collection Bundle
This top-tier bundle includes all 12 games that make up the entire Reliquary Collection. They will be packaged in a numbered, dated and custom-engraved (100 characters) wooden box with a leather top. Also includes the Print & Play files. Add $30 for each additional add-on as listed below. Read the rest of this entry »