FAQ: Root: A Game of Woodland Might and Right
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I want to order multiple copies of the game. What should I do?

You can ship up to four copies by just adding $60 per extra copy. If you want more, contact Clay at clay@ledergames.com and he will figure out the cost.

Last updated: October 26, 2017 10:27

Will you mark this as gift/effects/personal/used for me when you ship it to me?


Last updated: October 26, 2017 08:18

This game looks cheap. Why is it 60 dollars?

What you see in the video is a paper prototype. The game is still in development, and we don't want to finalize components until we are ready. The final product will include the following components:

The cards will be heavy-weight, have a linen finish and ebony core, and feature dozens of pieces of unique full-color art. The board will be a quad-fold, double-sided mounted map board. The dice will be a pair of custom-engraved twelve-sided dice. The meeples will be custom-cut wood, and there will be around 70 to 80 of them. The faction boards will be thick, like the player boards for Vast: The Crystal Caverns. We will include both a learn-to-play guide and rules reference, and we have stretch goals planned to add more scenarios to further increase replay value.

Last updated: November 09, 2017 08:49

Can you add anything from the Vast series to my order?

No, we don't want to complicate our logistics further.

Last updated: October 26, 2017 10:27

Will you be translating the game into other languages?

We are not translating the game into any other languages, and we have no plans to do so.

Last updated: November 19, 2017 11:52

Can I pledge $1 and figure out my pledge later?

Yes, we will have a pledge manager, so you will be able to customize your pledge when the campaign ends. However, if you wait until after the campaign ends to set your final pledge level, we cannot guarantee you the same price or the free expansion that we've offered Kickstarter backers. We will do everything in our power to keep the price the same after the campaign ends, but some aspects are beyond our control.

Last updated: November 21, 2017 10:35

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