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Green Hell: The Board Game is nearing its Kickstarter campaign – learn the core rules and setup!

The start of the Green Hell: The Board Game campaign on Kickstarter is fast approaching. Almost 50000 people are already waiting for the project's launch. On this occasion, the developers from Galaktus Games have prepared a series of videos presenting the mechanics and rules of the game, as well as a special interview with Krzysztof Kwiatek – the co-creator of the original Green Hell video game.

From the first video material, viewers will learn how to prepare for the game and set up all available elements before the start. Green Hell: The Board Game offers players a high level of gameplay unpredictability thanks to its innovative system of ever-expanding jungle creation based on a modular, semi-random map setup. In the second material Mateusz "Vik" Sochoń, the game's lead designer, will explain step by step how to navigate in the world of Green Hell. The jungle and its challenges awaiting the Rescue Party will randomly change every time what makes each playthrough a unique experience.


The developers from Galaktus Games also decided to talk about Green Hell: The Board Game with Krzysztof Kwiatek – CEO of Creepy Jar and co-creator of the original version of Green Hell. During the conversation we'll find out what he thinks about the board edition of the game, how the cooperation with Galaktus Games looked like and to what extent the worlds of both games intertwine.

Interview with a Vampire Co-Creator

Green Hell: The Board Game is a cooperative survival game. Jake, known to all fans of the video version, is stranded in the Amazon forest searching for his lost wife, trying to survive in this harsh, and unwelcoming environment. The players are all members of a Search & Rescue team sent with the sole task of locating and retrieving him. Each of them has a particular set of skills that will prove necessary to the whole party’s fate. Survival Expert, Medic, Guide, and the Scientist – only well-coordinated cooperation will allow to complete the mission successfully.

Green Hell: The Board Game will make its way to Kickstarter in the coming weeks.
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Useful links:
Galaktus Games – Facebook
Galaktus Games – YouTube

About Galaktus Games:
The Galaktus Games team consists of people with over 10 years of experience working with board games. They have played hundreds of different titles, reviewed them, improved their mechanics and rules, and organized numerous board game events. Being a part of the gaming community for many years and observing this phenomenon closely, the creators from Galaktus Games have established numerous contacts with groups of testers from all over the country. This is of great importance when creating new projects, because the opinions and comments of experienced players are priceless. Galaktus Games is aiming to bring popular video game IPs to the world of board games.

About Creepy Jar:
Creepy Jar, based out of Warsaw, Poland, is the publisher and developer of critically acclaimed survival game Green Hell. Established in 2016, the studio is a collection of seasoned developers and creators combining years of experience from other successful studios such as Techland and Flying Wild Hog. With an impressive list of titles on their collective resumes (Dying Light, Shadow Warrior, The Witcher 2, Bulletstorm, and more), the Creepy Jar team is passionate about making their products the best they can be with a focus on listening to their community and giving the utmost attention to every little detail. Operating with the belief that every player should be treated with respect, Creepy Jar endeavours to update Green Hell with compelling, free content on a regular basis alongside the implementation of near constant enhancements and corrections. The Warsaw studio is surging forward bringing the Green Hell experience to the console market in 2021, and recently started development of their next project code-named 'Chimera'.

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