zeroic board games

Zeroic Games is a game and graphic design studio focused on a creating unique, engaging, and, of course fun experiences for your table top.

Taran Kratz, owner and designer for Zeroic has been involved in several projects over the last several years – some have been published and more is on the way soon!

2015 – Helionox: The Last Sunset.

Kickstarted in 2015 and subsequently published by Mr. B Games, This was designed by Taran Kratz with graphic design by Taran and Illustrations by Luke Green.

2017 – Helionox: Deluxe Edition

Kickstarted in 2017 and subsequently published by Mr. B Games, This was designed by Taran Lewis Kratz with graphic design by Taran and Illustrations by Luke Green. It expanded on The Last Sunset with the addition of new cards and Architects as part of the Mercury Protocol Expansion.

2018 – Buru

Kickstarted in 2021, this one was designed and developed by Stephen Wren, Alex Flagg, and Taran Kratz and has been published by Crafty Games.

2019 – LA1

Currently unpublished, this is a game design by Richard Launius, Pete Shirey, and Taran Kratz. It was picked up by a publisher in 2019 but the publishing company unfortunately folded during the pandemic. This game is garnering attention from several other potential publishers so we’ll see where this one lands… More to come on this story!

2020 – 3×3

Currently unpublished, this is a game forthcoming by Oni Games – designed by Steve Ellis, Tyler, Tinsley, and Ben Eisner. Zeroic Games provided play testing and was contracted for graphic design support.

2021 – Thunder Rolls

Kickstarter launching in 2021 (soon actually). This is a Stock Car Racing game designed by Richard Launius with graphics by Taran Kratz. This will be Kickstarted by Zeroic Games and published by Mr. B Games.

2021 – Helionox: Chronicles

Plans for Kickstarting this keep moving back but it’s only to make the game better – look for a KS late in ’21…