Briefest Write-Ups in history continue!!

First up – this tiny game comes with a shipping discount so that I can get my pricing into Upstart parameters without undercutting the KS campaign price!!  The shipping code is good for up to $5 in shipping if this game is in your cart when you check out… the coupon code is –> FreeTheMindbug! (and as always, the exclamation point is part of the code!) 😉

OK folks… it’s the holidays… things have maintained a frenetic pace… I have not finished building my time machine… and well… poetic ramblings? Literary prose? Is there enough time, darn it?!?

Sadly.. not just yet. But someday…


Basic Info 😬

I present to you… Mindbug Pioneer First Contact, New Creations Upgrade Pack, and the Limited Edition Kickstarter Edition Box… Sweet! 👽🛸

Kickstarter Campaign Link – to check and see all the juicy bits!

I do want to at least post a link to the original Kickstarter campaign… so you can see just how amazing this game is! 😉 The original Kickstarter campaign can be found HERE.

Again… sooo sorry, everyone! I’ll get back in the swing at some point… argh! 🏴‍☠️

Ages: 8+
Players: 2
Play Time: 15 – 25minutes
At the time of this listing (DEC 2022) this bundle
was selling for $29.99 and up on a variety of websites.
Our Price: $25
Link to BGG:


11 in stock


Mind BugMindbug Pioneer with the First Contact base set, the New Creations Upgrade Pack, and the Limited Edition Kickstarter Box! So much goodness in a tiny box!  🥰 And, a $6 shipping discount coupon!!  The coupon code is – FreeTheMindbug!

In Mindbug, you summon hybrid creatures and send them to battle against your opponent — but when you summon a creature, the opponent may use one of their Mindbugs to take control of it. Outwit your opponent in a fascinating tactical duel in which having the best cards and playing them at the wrong time can be deadly for yourself.

Cards in Mindbug represent weird creatures that all come with unique and powerful abilities such as a Compost Dragon, a Snail Hydra, or a Kangasaurus Rex. Each player starts the game with ten creature cards (five in hand and five in a draw pile) and tries to use them to reduce the opponent’s life total to zero. In addition, every player receives two Mindbug cards that can be used to mind control an opposing creature when it is played. This innovative Mindbug mechanism is the core of the game and leads to a unique decision-making process that makes Mindbug feel utterly different from any other card game.

Playing a card doesn’t require any resources in Mindbug. As a result, the game has no ramp-up phase (such as gathering resources) and doesn’t require weak cards. Since there is also no deck-building, you can start playing right away from a single deck. There is also no unfair advantage as players draw cards from the same deck and always get the chance to mind control the strongest opposing cards. In the end, it all comes down to your own decisions, making the game extremely fair and competitive at the same time.

-description from the publisher

Additional information
Weight 1.1 lbs
Dimensions 7 × 5 × 2 in

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