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BEAD GAME 2017: Play over 108 board games with ONE
A new kind of board gaming station with web App for infinite hours of fun play with Friends & Family
Martins Jansons
London, United Kingdom
£28,674 GBP total funds raised
279% funded on November 5, 2016
So are you looking for a unique gaming experience? Well, look no further than The Bead Game. See our video story. Bead Game is a gaming station that allows you to play over 108 games straight from one compact set. You can discover a wide variety of historic and traditional board games, as well as rich set of dice and paper and pen games – all from cultures around the world. In fact, you can add game variations or invent a new game rules by using Game Canvas on web App today at www.beads.games

 

 

Changing out one game for another is as easy as selecting another game on your Xbox or PlayStation. Plus you can use BEAD GAME open platform www.beads.games/games to discover and share infinite amount of exciting board game variations form players across the world  

  The game boards are highly modular allowing you to use many different kinds of layouts. With the XL SET you can make board layouts that are up to 18x18 squares or 19x19 grid in size allowing you to play a huge number of different games.

With the Expansion packs you'll get high quality laminated game prints. If you choose only the base set, you can download Print&Play game wireframes at App www.beads.games/games

 

 


 

   

 
 
 

Have you ever experienced a situation when there is one game and multiple rule suggestions from your friends? Thats called - the game variations. Sometimes players tweak rules just for fun or out of curiosity. The App at www.beads.games is open resource to add and share your creative ideas. By adding variations, you can develop a new style of game.

 
In fact, using Game Canvas on the accompanying app, you can invent a new game altogether complete with your own rules.

Once you do that, you can publish it for others to discover and play. This adds a unique social aspect to analog games. Say you post a new game and someone in Europe picks it up to test it and suggest new rules. Now your game is global.

THE BEAD GAME story and solution is inspired by great German-Swiss poet, the author of futuristic novel "The Glass Bead Game" (Das Glasperlenspiel), the 1946 Nobel prize winner in Literature. Great literature is inspiring the innovation. 

 

Perks
£1
GBP
START LEVEL
Thanks for joining our vision! You get the game App with a reserved username and a Founder’s badge. Included with all rewards!
22 claimed
Estimated April 2017
Estimated April 2017
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£36
GBP
LEVEL 1 - BASE SET
It comes with 36+ games ready to be played on a plain board. Plus you have full access to all Print&Play game boards giving you hundreds of board possibilities. Have play fun anywhere you want!
5 claimed
Ships Worldwide
Estimated April 2017
Estimated April 2017
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£49
GBP
LEVEL 2/BASE SET+ONE EXPANSION
36 TRADITIONAL GAMES in HQ print. One of the World Traditional board game collections is yours. Authentic and unique game board designs in high quality print. Laminated high durability and to be waterproof. Choose between the GREATEST HITS or MIND GAMES expansions (we'll collect your preferences later on). Have fun!
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£60
GBP
LEVEL 3 + TWO EXPANSIONS
You get TWO of our Traditional game expansions for the base set - THE GREATEST HITS and MIND GAMES. Compact, concise & affordable with 72+ game in this level.
5 claimed
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Estimated April 2017
Estimated April 2017
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£85
GBP
LEVEL 4 = XL MASTERS SET
We have designed a special XL MASTERS set for larger board games with 9 solid game boards and an extra set of beads. Enjoy the XL game collection with popular classics like GO and discover new old games like Vimanam.
26 claimed
Estimated April 2017
Estimated April 2017
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£180
GBP
EXPERT LEVEL
SOMETHING SPECIAL! THE EXPERT LEVEL is designed for game professionals, retailers and hardcore enthusiasts. You will have the challenge of becoming an EXPERT on your own. Grab this reward if you have a game shop, fellow board game geeks or family friends to share this reward with. 6 BASE SETS (Can be mixed with XL sets) 12 EXPANSION SETS How much do you love board games? MSRP: 336 GBP
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Estimated April 2016
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£390
GBP
£1,008 (61% Off)
BOSS LEVEL
A perk for professionals & business. For RETAIL, creative WORKSHOPS, SCHOOLS & KINDERGARTENS. You can mix BASE and XL sets along with all expansions available. 18 BASE SETS (Can be mixed with XL sets) 36 EXPANSION SETS Get in touch at: play@adepts.org www.beads.games
1 claimed
Ships Worldwide
Estimated April 2017
Estimated April 2017
Get this perk
So are you looking for a unique gaming experience? Well, look no further than The Bead Game. See our video story. Bead Game is a gaming station that allows you to play over 108 games straight from one compact set. You can discover a wide variety of historic and traditional board games, as well as rich set of dice and paper and pen games – all from cultures around the world. In fact, you can add game variations or invent a new game rules by using Game Canvas on web App today at www.beads.games
Perks
£1
GBP
START LEVEL
Thanks for joining our vision! You get the game App with a reserved username and a Founder’s badge. Included with all rewards!
22 claimed
Estimated April 2017
Estimated April 2017
Get this perk
£36
GBP
LEVEL 1 - BASE SET
It comes with 36+ games ready to be played on a plain board. Plus you have full access to all Print&Play game boards giving you hundreds of board possibilities. Have play fun anywhere you want!
5 claimed
Ships Worldwide
Estimated April 2017
Estimated April 2017
Get this perk
£49
GBP
LEVEL 2/BASE SET+ONE EXPANSION
36 TRADITIONAL GAMES in HQ print. One of the World Traditional board game collections is yours. Authentic and unique game board designs in high quality print. Laminated high durability and to be waterproof. Choose between the GREATEST HITS or MIND GAMES expansions (we'll collect your preferences later on). Have fun!
4 claimed
Estimated April 2017
Estimated April 2017
Get this perk
£60
GBP
LEVEL 3 + TWO EXPANSIONS
You get TWO of our Traditional game expansions for the base set - THE GREATEST HITS and MIND GAMES. Compact, concise & affordable with 72+ game in this level.
5 claimed
Ships Worldwide
Estimated April 2017
Estimated April 2017
Get this perk
£85
GBP
LEVEL 4 = XL MASTERS SET
We have designed a special XL MASTERS set for larger board games with 9 solid game boards and an extra set of beads. Enjoy the XL game collection with popular classics like GO and discover new old games like Vimanam.
26 claimed
Estimated April 2017
Estimated April 2017
Get this perk
£180
GBP
EXPERT LEVEL
SOMETHING SPECIAL! THE EXPERT LEVEL is designed for game professionals, retailers and hardcore enthusiasts. You will have the challenge of becoming an EXPERT on your own. Grab this reward if you have a game shop, fellow board game geeks or family friends to share this reward with. 6 BASE SETS (Can be mixed with XL sets) 12 EXPANSION SETS How much do you love board games? MSRP: 336 GBP
1 claimed
Estimated April 2016
Estimated April 2016
Get this perk
£390
GBP
£1,008 (61% Off)
BOSS LEVEL
A perk for professionals & business. For RETAIL, creative WORKSHOPS, SCHOOLS & KINDERGARTENS. You can mix BASE and XL sets along with all expansions available. 18 BASE SETS (Can be mixed with XL sets) 36 EXPANSION SETS Get in touch at: play@adepts.org www.beads.games
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Estimated April 2017
Estimated April 2017
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