At the Gates – Kickstarter launched by Civ 5 designer Jon Shafer

Wednesday, 6th February 2013 15:35 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Civilization V lead designer Jon Shafer has started a Kickstarter for his turn-based strategy game set during the fall of Rome titled At the Gates.

The project is asking for $40,000 in funding, and will – according to PCgamesN – “skew 4X turn based strategy games slightly,” with a dynamic map, seasonal changes, an dwindling resources.

Players will control the Barbarian Hordes as they attempt to thwart and plunder the Romans.

The game has been in development for over a year, and the Kickstarter hoped to finishing the project which currently only a prototype.

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  1. Sanwiches

    That looks really cool. I’ve been looking for a game similar to Dominion II for quite a long time.

    #1 2 years ago

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