The Lost Worlds of Josh Kirby Campaign Launch Announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Date: 2019.08.06 - PDF Download

BARD Games Announces The Lost Worlds of Josh Kirby Board Game on Kickstarter

  • The Lost Worlds of Josh Kirby is an action dice based, worker placement game for three to five players, with a 30 minute play time for ages 12 and up.
  • The Lost Worlds of Josh Kirby features never before used art and lore from acclaimed Sci-Fi artist Josh Kirby. He is best known for his work on the covers of the DiscWorld Series, Tunnels & Trolls, and numerous sci-fi covers and movie posters.
  • The second published game by BARD Games LLC in 2019.

Aptos, California - BARD Games is excited to announce our Kickstarter for The Lost Worlds of Josh Kirby will launch just in time for BGGCon 2019. The Lost Worlds of Josh Kirby features iconic art that has never been used in games from world renowned Sci-Fi artist Josh Kirby. The Lost Worlds of Josh Kirby is a dice based worker placement game dedicated to space opera. To invite world-wide fans to get their copy, the game will launch on the crowd funding site Kickstarter. To celebrate BARD Games will demonstrate the game at our first ever BGGCon booth.

Event Location

BGGCon 2019 Dealer Room Hyatt Regency Dallas 300 Reunion Blvd. Dallas, TX 75207

Event Date

November 20th - 24th, 2019

BARD Games is launching its first BGGCon booth at BGGCon 2019 in Dallas, Texas. While at the show we will be celebrating the successful launch of our Kickstarter campaign as well as holding live demonstrations of The Lost Worlds of Josh Kirby, so fans can play the game before backing it. BARD Games will also offer its other successful games at their booth; Fickle, Sherlock Holmes - The Vanishing Man and Pocket General- World War II.

BoardGameGeek Con is one of our favorite, national game conventions. BGG fans are aficionados of the board game world, and we are ready to share our hotness! The Lost Worlds of Josh Kirby features rediscovered art from an amazing illustrator, and merges the best of dice based strategy with the power of a Space Opera theme. Prepare to choose sides; will you save or conquer the Lost Worlds of Josh Kirby! - Brandon Raasch Founder BARD Games

The Lost Worlds of Josh Kirby began as a game concept designed by esteemed designer Jordan Nicols. Players vie for planets in a set collection, multiplier scoring system. As the game evolved players acquire world powers and determine their characters morality in hopes of saving the galaxy, or conquering it! The Kickstarter will announce a legacy inspired campaign mode. Combined with the fantastic art of Josh Kirby this game captivates gamers and fans alike in a race thrilling race for the galaxy.

The Lost Worlds of Josh Kirby is an opportunity for BARD Games to celebrate the artistic career of the legendary Josh Kirby. His style is unique and un-parralelled in the Sci-Fi illustration industry. This style of illustration will seem fresh and new to gamers because we don't often see seventies Sci-Fi art featured in games today. The art of this game sets itself apart, and I feel that The Lost Worlds of Josh Kirby is poised to do the same. - Eric Kearney Founder BARD Games.

About BARD Games

BARD Games LLC publishes board games for the specialty game industry and offers many gaming related products on their website Focused on unique brands, positive play-testing and promoting the wonderful board game industry. BARD Games is dedicated to gamers who love casual play, exciting themes, and fun!

Press Contact

Eric Kearney Founder BARD Games LLC 831.687.8565


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