The crowds are cheering. The colosseum is prepped. The warriors are ready. It's time to battle. That's where you find yourself in GladiGala, a new skirmish board game that's up on Kickstarter. Choose your champion and head to the gladiator arena to try and take out the competition.
From the campaign:
Welcome to the world of GladiGala, our new INSYNC series game - a unique skirmish style game of fast paced tactics and simultaneous play, a tactical rush for fame and fortune!
As a gladiators' School Leader (lanista) it is up to you to gain coins and fill your Treasury for orchestrating marvelous tactical performances and for making accurate strategic choices in the arena. Outwit your opponents, make the most of your gladiators' formation, manage your Treasury wisely, and get the crowds on your side chanting GladiGala's mantra: "Always aim for an eagle – always stand guard!
Rome, 101 A.D. The city's center stage is set up and ready for GladiGala, the year's greatest show of skill in the arena. Rome's 4 finest Gladiator Schools; ACADEMIA – LEO – SOLIS & SPIRITUS – appear in the arena for a glorious day of tactical contest in the pursuit of Title and Medal of Champion!
Morning rises as the crowds make their way to the arena. The teams all gear up, final preparations are made, last instructions are given. Your gladiator formation for the morning match is set and ready to head out the gate. Your gladiators are holding to their Eagle, your house symbol of honor and respect. You hope they will be holding it to the end…
Trumpets are blown, the crowds are ecstatic: "open the gates!" you hear them shouting, frantic. GladiGala begins. Shlak Shlak Shlak – all gates are raised, announcing: it's time to storm the most celebrated stage of Rome!
The campaign is about 1/3 of the way to its goal with still 24 days left.