Kickstarter

By Polar_Bear
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Aug 27th, 2012
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DreadBall is getting higher and higher in their funding campaign on Kickstarter. Meanwhile, there’s been a lot of comparisons between it and other Fantasy Sports games out there. In his blog, Jake Thornton talks about the design of the game and how it’s not just “another Blood Bowl....
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 27th, 2012
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Impact! Miniatures is in their final few hours of their Kickstarter and has one more stretch goal to try and make. STRETCH GOAL #4 ($21500) – Spherical D7 or D16 produced If we reach this goal we will produce a D7 or D16 in 8 colors of the D14, D18 and D22. If we reach […]...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 25th, 2012
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DreadBall from Mantic has made it to their first stretch goal, bringing referees to the party. From the campaign: Wow, what a start to the weekend! Not only are we now fully funded but we’ve smashed the first stretch goal meaning there’s now a refbot in every copy of DreadBall – The Futuristic Sports...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 25th, 2012
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Reaper has made it past $3 million. That just sort of says it all, really. 4 hours to go. Here’s their next goal level....
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 24th, 2012
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Mantic has launched (and already successfully funded) their next Kickstarter campaign. This one’s for Dreadball, their fantasy (sci-fi) sports game. From the campaign: Dreadball is a two-player sports board game set in our Warpath universe where two coaches compete to outscore each other and wi...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 24th, 2012
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Reaper is over $2 million on Kickstarter. Yeah… $2 million. If you want in, there’s still a little over a day to go....
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 24th, 2012
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Impact! sure does know how to run a successful Kickstarter (and here’s how they do it). Well, they’re D14/D18 dice campaign has made it to their second stretch goal. So now they’re making a D22. That means you’ll be able to have every even-numbered die from 4 to 24. From the u...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Aug 23rd, 2012
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DreamForge-Games has made it over their funding goal on Kickstarter. Stay tuned to see what they’ve got coming for the next 23 days. From the announcement: The Leviathan Crusader and Stormtroopers will be produced in plastic! THANK YOU! What’s next? Well, I have lots of stretch rewards an...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 23rd, 2012
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Alien Dungeon is looking for funding for Fanticide over on Kickstarter. Check ’em out and maybe pledge some. From the campaign: You have seen the previews and excitement has been building for the release of this 28mm Fantasy skirmish game written by Rick Priestley, Andy Chambers and Alessio Cav...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 22nd, 2012
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Wreck Age has started a multi-part Kickstarter to help fund the many projects they’re working on. From the campaign: This kickstarter is to help us raise funds for the 2013 launch of our RPG, and tabletop game. Help us hit the (barren) ground running!...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 22nd, 2012
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Impact! Miniatures are the kings of Kickstarter. They’ve got another one just started up to fund some new Ice Hockey figures they’re working on. From the announcement: Impact is pleased to announce that our four ice hockey miniatures have made their way to Kickstarter. They are 28mm scale...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 22nd, 2012
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Relic Knights jumped themselves through another stretch goal. So base inserts for everyone! Next are sets of exclusive models for backers. From the campaign: $200k! Here come those base inserts / objective markers! (Concept art coming I swear) Next up, Boost Level 1 – $220k Each Faction Starter...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 22nd, 2012
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Fabled Environments has launched their first ever Kickstarter for a 100-store, 2-story mall map, good for all sorts of minis gaming. From the campaign: Launched on August 16th, this project is for a .PDF of a map of a 100 store, two-story mall that is over 750,000 square feet. The map will have three...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 20th, 2012
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Reaper Miniatures is up over $1.1 million on Kickstarter. Yeah… $1.1 million. Again… $1.1 million… up and over. From the update: This is the one you’ve been waiting for! We present to you Nethyrmaul the Undying! This enormous undead Dragon can be yours simply by increasing you...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 15th, 2012
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Escape Studios has a Kickstarter up where they’re making dice from lava. Don’t scoff, they’re already at 10x their funding minimum level. From the campaign: We have always been fascinated by dice. Somehow we consider them as mystical objects, but all dice we’ve ever bought and...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 14th, 2012
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Relic Knights has made it over $150k over on Kickstarter. So the casino-quality cards are a go. Next up? Upgraded tokens. From the update: Every Faction Starter will be upgraded with plastic tokens replacing the card punch tokens if we hit $160k! We love plastic tokens and hitting this stretch will a...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 12th, 2012
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Reaper just keeps going up and up in their funding and that means more and more models for you. Here’s a look at their next goal level at $405k. From the update: You have all done an amazing job! Mr. Bones has stirred up the angry spirits! Now, Vampire and Undertaker level backers will receive ...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 12th, 2012
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Red Box Games is doing fantastic over in their Kickstarter campaign. They wanted to show off the green for one of the models they’re working on for it. From the preview: here we see Conradt the Crazed’s waiting form nearly finished. Bear in mind he is massive next to other RBG models, thi...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 12th, 2012
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The Gamers 3 has a Kickstarter up and running in order to fund their film. I found the first two absolutely hilarious and can’t wait to see this new one. From the campaign: In The Gamers: Hands of Fate, the cast of internationally acclaimed The Gamers: Dorkness Rising returns for another dice-h...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 10th, 2012
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Relic Knights is up over $120k and so Cosplay Zineda has been unlocked. Next up? Casino-quality cards. From the update: Can’t help myself with the stupid puns…. With Cosplay Zineda unlocked as a Special Edition Miniature choice, how about something that will really upgrade the feel of eve...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 10th, 2012
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Reaper’s Kickstarter has just a little way to go to get to release the dragons for their Bones campaign. From the update: There Be Dragons! Every map has that part marked on it, warning weary travelers not to go beyond, but we stand here, daring you to! When we reach this level of funding, Vamp...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 10th, 2012
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Shadowrun Online has only 4 days to go to make it to their goal. To help that along, they’ve got some new perks as well as goal levels. Plus, a video about character creation. From the update: We aren’t far away from the end of our kickstarter, so let’s make these last days count! T...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 10th, 2012
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Relic Knights has made it through all of their original stretch goal levels and has all of the factions funded. So where will they go next? With your help, we’ll know soon. From the update: Thanks to your generous support, Relic Knights is well on its way to being the best it can be! So [&helli...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 9th, 2012
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Albino Dragon has a new board game they’re working on, entitled Dragon’s Bard, up on Kickstarter. The game is based on the famous Dragonlance series of books. From the campaign: Dragon’s Bard is based on the new novels from Tracy and Laura Hickman (of Dragonlance fame). The game exp...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 9th, 2012
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Relic Knights has shot up like a rocket in just the little bit it’s been on Kickstarter. They’re almost to $100k and unlocking the final faction for the initial release. They’ve got all sorts of new photos and avatars and all kinds of things on their Kickstarter page. Here’s a...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 9th, 2012
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Impact! Miniatures has added the dice game Dice Farmer to their Kickstarter campaign wherein they’re raising funds to make all the even-numbered dice from 4 to 20. From the update: Dice Farmer is a very fast playing game of chance with just enough strategy to get it fun and interesting that was...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 8th, 2012
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LPJ Design has a Kickstarter project up and running to fund Obsidian Apocalypse, a campaign template for Pathfinder. From the campaign: Obsidian Apocalypse Kickstarter project is now up and live!!! Come and show your support of the original post-apocalyptic survival horror table top RPG campaign sett...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 8th, 2012
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Red Box Games made it up and over the $30k mark and they wanted to show off some thank you artwork. From the update: Well Varp Kriggarre (warp berzerkers)are just about funded and there is some pretty cool stuff coming down the pipe including a Varp hero: Conradt the Crazed! There is also a cool [&he...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 7th, 2012
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Relic Knights is a new action minis game made by Soda Pop Miniatures. They’ve just started up a Kickstarter to fund the project… and they’re already at 200% funded. This is going to be quite an exciting ride, I’m sure. From the campaign: Relic Knights ™ Darkspace Calamity is a...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 7th, 2012
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Paymaster Games now has their Mayan Dice fully funded over on Kickstarter. We have reached our goal. YAY US!!! 🙂 Because of how good sports you were and more book work on my part. I have discovered the Mayan numbers for 10 to 100. We are going to offer a D10 with the numbers 10 […]...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 7th, 2012
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Reaper’s Kickstarter is making their way rapidly to $260k (or, depending on when you actually see this, they may have gotten there by now, it’s going up so fast…). Here’s the rewards for that goal level, and the next, for when they get there, too. From the update: Now we will ...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 7th, 2012
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Shadowrun Online is in their final week up on Kickstarter with still a long way to go. See how they’re doing and maybe help out if you want. From the update: 7 days to go and make the funding goal. We are all giving it our very best and have prepared a new video on […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Aug 7th, 2012
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Killer Bunnies just keeps going up in funding as time goes on. So they’ve decided it’s time to reveal the promo card they’ve got for the event: Angry Nerds. From the update: We now have an image of the Omega 0 promo card! Everyone who pledges at the $10 Level or above will receive t...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 6th, 2012
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Reaper doesn’t show any signs of slowing as they go through another stretch goal and make their way to the next. From the update: The “Orcpocalypse!” Set is now available to all pledge Levels! You’ll get 20 Orcs, 4 copies each of the 5 models shown. You can order just that set...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 3rd, 2012
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Reaper broke through yet more stretch goal funding levels and is on the way to everyone getting some more Orcs for all their orders. From the update: Another Day, Another Stretch Goal! Reaper is now offering paint sets as a reward for pledges, and are showcasing new dwarves and a mob of 20 orcs for [...