Kickstarter rewards part two: All packages in detail

All Kickstarter reward packages

In our latest post, we explained the five gear booster packs in detail. These reflect the five (currently available) character tiers in Tau Station. Now it’s time to look at all Kickstarter rewards, so you can see everything that is available in each of our 19 amazing backer levels!

Follow the links or scroll down to learn more about our different Kickstarter backer packages, including the newly added “Armor Designer” tier!

  1. A Brew for the Crew
  2. A Tip of the Hat
  3. Remember my Name!
  4. A Mysterious and Sage Informant
  5. Friend of the Cause
  6. Citizen…with Benefits!
  7. Circle of Trust
  8. On the Crew: Permanent Passenger
  9. On the Crew: Benchwarmer
  10. On the Crew: Maroon Uniform
  11. On the Crew: Cerulean Uniform
  12. On the Crew: Saffron Uniform
  13. Comestible Designer
  14. Weapon Designer
  15. Armor Designer
  16. Character Designer
  17. Visual Designer
  18. Mission Designer
  19. Space Station Designer

A Brew for the Crew

  • pledge: 2 €
  • unlimited

You may not be on the frontlines, but you have bought the crew a coffee! And that is damn valuable. You have their gratitude – as well as this rather fetching virtual receptacle to commemorate this special moment.

A black coffee mug with a shiny yellow Tau Station logo

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)

A Tip of the Hat

  • pledge: 5 €
  • unlimited

You’ve shown support to the cause and earned the crew’s respect! When they see you in the corridors, they doff their caps to you. In addition to the virtual collectible coffee cup, you will receive regular updates, a virtual collectible Medal of Recognition, a personalized thank you on social media, a gorgeous pack of Tau Station wallpapers, and 500 bonds to spend in game to boot!

collage of the reward items with coffee cup, bonds, and more

 

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 500 Bonds

Remember my Name!

  • pledge: 10 €
  • unlimited

They know your name! No nicknames for you, you are actually noteworthy to station crews across the galaxy! No greater sign of respect can be afforded to a citizen. You get a stat boost consumable, a seven day VIP pack and 600 bonds! Added to that, your own name lives among the stars in our credits as a backer!

Collage of all items of the "Remember my name" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 600 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 7 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)

A Mysterious and Sage Informant

  • pledge: 15 €
  • unlimited

You’ve ascended to the status of a trusted informant! When galactic adventurers need the lay of the land, a secret underground blueprint, or the location of that hidden facility, they come to you! As special thanks you will earn a digital book filled with the gorgeous art of Tau Station, one Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable), 700 bonds, and your 7 day VIP pack is upgraded to a 14 day pack!

Collage of all items of the "A Mysterious and Sage Informant" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 700 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 14 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. Choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)

Friend of the Cause

  • pledge: 20 €
  • unlimited

Station crews around the galaxy view you as a friend and ally! When you pass them in the corridors of an orbital station, they not only doff their cap, but even slap you on the shoulder! You’ve earned a digital soundtrack of the deeply atmospheric tunes of Tau Station, 800 bonds, and your VIP pack is upgraded to 28 days!

Collage of all items of the "Friend of the Cause" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 800 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 28 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. Choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack

Citizen…with Benefits!

  • pledge: 50 €
  • unlimited

You’re one of the fold now! Crews across the galaxy view you as a staunch ally! Your support is recognized and occasionally even the subject of quiet whispers in dives around the ‘verse! You’re awarded with an official digital Tau Station ID card and a personalized digital thank you letter! You’ll now receive 2000 bonds (up from 800) and your VIP pack is upgraded to 90 days!

Collage of all items of the "Citizen with Benefits" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 2000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 90 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. Choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter

Circle of Trust

  • pledge: 55 €
  • unlimited

You’ve made it into the inner circles! Not only do crews around the galaxy consider you one of their own, they include you in strategic planning and secret meetings! You even have access to the buffet! You’ve earned an extra two Genotype Alteration Pill consumables (bringing your total to three), 2000 bonds, and your VIP pack is now worth 180 days!

Collage of all items of the "Circle of Trust" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 2000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 180 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. 3x Choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter

On the Crew: Permanent Passenger

  • pledge: 105 €
  • unlimited

One of us! Your deeds and support have finally got you the recognition you deserve! You are a member of a crew! A fledgling member, but a member nonetheless! You go on missions and everything, with proper responsibilities! Your VIP pack lasts for a whopping 390 days, and you’ll receive a booster pack to upgrade your gear to proper, Heroic levels! (Booster packs are only available as Kickstarter rewards, never to be found in-game)

Collage of all items of the "On the Crew: Permanent Passenger" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 3000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 390 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. 3x Choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter
  15. Gear Booster Pack for tier 1 (level 1-5)

On the Crew: Benchwarmer

  • pledge: 105 €
  • unlimited

Now you’re really kicking it up a notch! You’re not only firmly in the crew’s camp, you’re even allowed to go on missions with them. Get ready for some galactic adventures! Your Gear Booster Pack will be upgraded to Tier 2!

Collage of all items of the "On the Crew: Benchwarmer" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 3000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 390 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. 3x Choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter
  15. Gear Booster Pack for tier 2 (level 6-10)

On the Crew: Maroon Uniform

  • pledge: 105 €
  • unlimited

Now you’re hitting your stride, finding that sweet spot in crew circles! When something specialized needs a-doing, you’re the one to call. Whether through your quick mind, infectious charm or physical prowess, you get the job done! Your Gear Booster Pack is now an impressive Tier 3!

Collage of all items of the "On the Crew: Maroon Uniform" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 3000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 390 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. 3x Choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter
  15. Gear Booster Pack for tier 3 (level 11-15)

On the Crew: Cerulean Uniform

  • pledge: 105 €
  • unlimited

You’ve found that specialist niche! All your skills have come together in a beautiful and deadly marriage of prowess and tactical talent. Lesser crew members look up to you, better ones feel you nipping at their heels in a significant fashion. You’re carving your path and they better not stand in the way! You can now snag that much coveted Tier 4 Gear Booster Pack!

Collage of all items of the "On the Crew: Cerulean Uniform" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 3000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 390 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. 3x Choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter
  15. Gear Booster Pack for tier 4 (level 16-20)

On the Crew: Saffron Uniform

  • pledge: 105 €
  • unlimited

Not only have you mastered your own specialty, your working knowledge of all other roles makes you the go-to person when drafting complex plans. Even if they won’t all admit it, everyone knows that great missions need your input, insight and skills. Whether you share your gifts magnanimously or begrudgingly, there’s no denying that you’re the backbone of the team! You will receive the tactically impressive Tier 5 Gear Booster Pack!

Collage of all items of the "On the Crew: Saffron Uniform" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 3000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 390 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. 3x Choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter
  15. Gear Booster Pack for tier 6 (level 21-25)

Comestible Designer

  • pledge: 125 €
  • limited to 20

In addition to your regular duties as part of the crew, you often spend time tinkering with food printers or researching recipes. Whenever you pick up interesting comestibles in your travels, crew members are quick to try out your delectable creations! Collaborate with the narrative team to design a food or drink item for the Tau Station universe! (Item subject to developer approval) You’ll receive 10 of your new item, as well as a personalized co-creation digital certificate, and it will be available for all players to purchase at Freebooter stations. You will also receive 5000 bonds and a VIP pack lasting for 390 days!

Collage of all items of the "Comestible Designer" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 5000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 390 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. 3x choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter
  15. Gear Booster Pack (tier of your choice)
  16. Personalized co-creation digital certificate
  17. Food/drink co-creation, 10x your item

Weapon Designer

  • pledge: 125 €
  • unlimited

Between missions, you tinker with your weapons, making them more power-efficient, changing the casings’s metallic composition, or tweaking the projectile ballistics calculations one more time. Your efforts have borne fruit in the form of a new weapon! Collaborate with the team to design a weapon for the Tau Station universe! (Item subject to developer approval) You’ll receive a copy of your weapon masterpiece, later available for all players to purchase, as well as a personalized co-creation digital certificate, a VIP pack lasting for 390 days, and an impressive 5000 bonds!

Collage of all items of the "Weapon Designer" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 5000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 390 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. 3x choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter
  15. Gear Booster Pack (tier of your choice)
  16. Personalized co-creation digital certificate
  17. Weapon co-creation, 1x your weapon

Armor Designer

  • pledge: 150 €
  • limited to 12

Between missions, you tinker with armor, your workshop walls echoing with the clang of automated anvils at work while the air is permeated with the acrid smell of burning plasma as you fiddle with energy field outputs. And now, finally, your efforts have borne fruit in the form of a new and exciting armor! Collaborate with the team to design a piece of protective gear for the Tau Station universe! (Item subject to developer approval) You’ll receive a copy of your masterpiece, later available for all players to purchase, as well as a personalized co-creation digital certificate, a VIP pack lasting for 390 days, and an impressive 5000 bonds!

Collage of all items of the "Armor Designer" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 5000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 390 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. 3x choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter
  15. Gear Booster Pack (tier of your choice)
  16. Personalized co-creation digital certificate
  17. Armor co-creation, 1x your item

Character Designer

  • pledge: 200 €
  • limited to 100

As a valued member of the crew, your input is requested to create a new character in the Tau Station universe! The team will work with you to create an NPC based on your specifications – both their description and their avatar – populating a new station with a character of your own making. Bring Tau Station to life, your way! (NPC subject to developer approval) You will also receive a personalized co-creation digital certificate, 5000 bonds, a VIP pack lasting for 390 days, and a sample of 10 comestible items created by other players!

Collage of all items of the "Character Designer" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 5000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 390 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. 3x choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter
  15. Gear Booster Pack (tier of your choice)
  16. Sample of 10 consumables created by other co-creators
  17. Personalized co-creation digital certificate
  18. NPC co-creation

Visual Designer

  • pledge: 200 €
  • limited to 20

Become immortalized in the Tau Station universe! Our team will create a new avatar based on your photo, one only you can use. Explore the universe in style, with a character that looks like none other! You will also receive a personalized co-creation digital certificate, 5000 bonds, a VIP pack lasting for 390 days, and a sample of 10 comestible items created by other players!

Collage of all items of the "Visual Designer" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 5000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 390 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. 3x choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter
  15. Gear Booster Pack (tier of your choice)
  16. Sample of 10 consumables created by other co-creators
  17. Personalized co-creation digital certificate
  18. Individual avatar (based on your photo)

Mission Designer

  • pledge: 1000 €
  • limited to 12

Tell your own story as part of the Tau Station universe! Work with our team to weave the threads of a new mission together! Everyone in the Tau Station universe will get to experience your story, with your chosen twists and turns, making you an architect of our universe! (Mission subject to developer approval) You will also receive two personalized co-creation digital certificate (for your avatar and the mission), 5000 bonds, a VIP pack lasting for 390 days, and a sample of 10 comestible items created by other players!

Collage of all items of the "Mission Designer" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 5000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 390 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. 3x choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter
  15. Gear Booster Pack (tier of your choice)
  16. Sample of 10 consumables created by other co-creators
  17. Personalized co-creation digital certificate
  18. Individual avatar (based on your photo)
  19. Mission co-creation

Space Station Designer

  • pledge: 5000 €
  • limited to 12

Creating space stations is exciting, creative work, and you’re up to the challenge! Work with our team to create a station that reflects your ideals and sensibilities, from its areas to the missions and side jobs available! We’ll create an entire station together, making you a co-creator of the Tau Station universe – with two digital certificates to prove it! (Station subject to developer approval) You will also receive 5000 bonds, a VIP pack lasting for 390 days, and a sample of 10 comestible items created by other players!

Collage of all items of the "Space Station Designer" package

  1. Coffee cup (virtual collectible)
  2. Regular updates from the team
  3. Tau Station Digital HD Wallpapers
  4. Personalized shoutout on social media!
  5. Medal of Recognition (virtual collectible)
  6. 5000 Bonds
  7. VIP pack: 390 days
  8. Your name or handle in our credits
  9. Stat Booster Hypospray (consumable)
  10. “The ‘Verse of Tau Station” Digital Art Book
  11. 3x choose a Genotype Alteration Pill (consumable)
  12. “Tunes of Tau Station” Digital Soundtrack
  13. Personalized Digital Citizen ID card (picture)
  14. Personalized Digital Thank You Letter
  15. Gear Booster Pack (tier of your choice)
  16. Sample of 10 consumables created by other co-creators
  17. Personalized co-creation digital certificate
  18. Individual avatar (based on your photo)
  19. Station co-creation