FAQ: Wordsy: An unabridged tabletop game for 1-6 wordsmiths

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Is this game English-only? Will it be available in other languages?

Right now, the game is English-only. I would like there to be other languages available at some point, but right now, the only language I have tested to my satisfaction is English. Other languages would want a more varied mix of letters. Of course, there's nothing to prevent you from playing in the language of your choice using the English letters! The letter mix might be a little strange, but it should be playable. Spanish would be missing some characteristic letters like rr and ñ. French would want a different letter mix, and you may want to get rid of the S cards. German and Dutch are especially interesting, as those languages allow for large compound words. I'm going to test special rules for those languages. The most likely is that only the first 15 letters in your word are eligible to score, which could be easily enforced by boxes on the scoresheet. I also am trying to get Hebrew and Arabic versions of the game going; it seems like a natural fit for the game. If you're willing to test the game in your local language, please let me know. Thank you! Last updated: Tue, Nov 1 2016 12:16 pm EDT

July 2017? Is that a pessimistic delivery estimation?

Yes, it's pessimistic. As a four-time Kickstarter creator, I've learned to plan for the worst-case scenario. We're printing in China to keep costs low, which means we have to work around the five-week marine transit across the Pacific Ocean and Chinese New Year in February. That's two months out of the schedule right there. Could it be fulfilled sooner? Possibly! We will be preparing the files during the campaign, so we can head straight to pre-production once the campaign ends. But I cannot make any promises yet about an early delivery, so I would rather give the worst-case delivery estimation of July 2017. Thank you so much for your patience and understanding! Last updated: Tue, Nov 1 2016 12:33 pm EDT

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