Vesper-On Games Launches: Fanhunter: Urban Warfare Board Game Kickstarter

Humans are a pretty resilient lot. If you try and fight us, we’ll fight back (generally speaking). So if an alien invasion were to try and succeed, it might go to some… odd lengths to make the going easy. For the Fenicious, they created a rather devious plan… they decided to bore us to death. But don’t worry, even then, humanity is fighting back. The nerds of the Earth aren’t going to give up their hobbies and tv shows so quickly. That’s the story behind Fanhunter: Urban Warfare, a new board game from Vesper-On that’s up on Kickstarter now.
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Latest Carnevale Releases Available From Vesper-On

Oh solooooo miiiii-ooooo!
I dooooon’t know the woooooords!
Vesper-On has the next set of releases available for Carnevale. These are figures that were unlocked during their Kickstarter campaign to relaunch the game and it includes a land shark.
I want a land shark.
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Home Raiders Now Available

As I’ve mentioned before, I absolutely love to see not only a successful Kickstarter campaign, but ones that are later-on released to the general populace. To me, that release is the real sign of a “successful” campaign. A new product was tested, created, funded, and now put on the market for everyone. Well, Home Raiders from Vesper-On Games is one such success story. It’s available now.
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Vesper-On Running Home Raiders 1-1 Scale Game Kickstarter

Vesper-On Games has a brand new game system that they’re bringing right into your living room. Home Raiders, which is over on Kickstarter right now, is a game of tiny inter-dimensional creatures invading our universe and battling for supremacy of your coffee table, office desk, or living room rug. Since the models are designed to be played on basically any surface you might have around, you can start playing just wherever you happen to be when you want to start playing (note: some places like “the middle of the street” and “in an active metal refinery” aren’t as well-suited to stopping and playing a miniatures game as other places, so take care in choosing your gaming spot).
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Final week for Carnevale on Kickstarter

Vesper-On Games has a week left in their Carnevale Kickstarter campaign. They’re closing in on 3x funded.



From the campaign:

We’ve just uploaded the reviewed Doctors of the Ospedale rules. You can get them both in ENGLISH and in SPANISH. We’ll probably have the Strigoi ready tomorrow and the Vatican Forces soon after that.

But don’t let me digress from a remarkable fact. In the wise -non literal- words of Tim Curry: “In just seven days… this Kickstarter will be part of the history of games!”

If you know anyone who’s been sitting on the fence, or if you are reading this and you are not a backer yet, this is the best moment to jump in! Together we can keep this ball rolling in speed for this next few days.

The Grand Carnevale

Vesper-On Games decided they wanted something a little bit different for their game, Carnevale. Not specifically fitting into the usual genres of Fantasy, Sci-Fi, or even Steampunk, they have decided to make a world that’s rather unique to just them.

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TGN guest reviewer, Sean Dooley, takes a look at much of the game’s line and lets us know what he thinks on the subject.

TGN Reviews

So grab your accordion and your gondola tickets, it’s time for another TGN Review. This time, it’s Carnevale.
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Vesper-On launches Carnevale Kickstarter campaign

Vesper-On Games has launched their Kickstarter campaign for their new version of Carnevale. They’re already 2x funded with still 26 days to go.



From the campaign:

This campaign will help us to fund the publication of the new Carnevale rulebook, both in English and in Spanish. We are running out of copies of our first rulebook, so we need to re-print it again. Also last year we tried to publish an expansion for it. We intend to cram all of that goodness together in one magnificent volume. Also we are taking the opportunity to review our award-winning game system and make it even more cinematic than before!
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Vesper-On posts an update about the status of Carnevale

Vesper-On has posted a big announcement about the status of the company and of Carnevale for the upcoming year.


From the update:

After a long silent while, the time to break it has come and we have to place our cards on the table.

This very month is the second anniversary of the release of Carnevale: the miniature game and Vesper-on Games’ endeavor. The first sixteen months of our journey, whilst difficult, proved that Carnevale was a solid, profitable and marketable property that managed to make way in the busy shelves of miniature games. Our vision of an original game setting, with the best freelance sculptors available and a solid game system did well and our brand managed to earn its presence in our industry on a international level on a short time.
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Vesper-On cancels Fangs and Crosses Kickstarter campaign

Vesper-On has decided to cancel their Carnevale expansion Fangs and Crosses Kickstarter campaign.

From the post:

Dear backers,

It is a fact that the actual trend of this Kickstarter campaign is not taking us in the direction we expected to go. That is a really hard bullet to bite. We sure made a few mistakes at presenting this project to the world. Maybe we should have aimed straight to the £17,000 for the printed book, which at the end of the day is what we all really wanted to see. Maybe we could have done this in a different currency. Maybe the stretch goals… Maybe. But we didn’t, and for whatever reason this is not working.
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Carnevale: Fangs and Crosses – Interview & Exclusive Art Work Preview on Pins of War

Pins of War recently sat down with the guys from Vesper-On Games and talked about the next expansion for Carnevale called Fangs and Crosses.

From the post:

Pins of War set down and talked with David from Vesper-On Games about their Skirmish Game Carnevale, their latest expansion Fangs and Crosses, and their Kickstarter campaign.

What’s more, David shared an exclusive piece of concept art for a monstrous miniature that Vesper On is looking to fund!

Vesper-On announces Kickstarter coming for Carnevale expansion

Vesper-On has announced that they’re going to be running a Kickstarter soon for a new expansion for Carnevale.

From the announcement:

Hi from Vesper-on Games

In the next days we have a big surprise prepared for the Carnevale fans. Keep your eyes open, clouds are gathering over the Serenissima. We will be seeing a lot of new stuff.

Vesper-On updates their rulebook and FAQ for Carnevale

Vesper-On has updated their FAQ for Carnevale over on their website. Make sure you’re playing with the most up-to-date rules!

From the update:

It seems like we have a missing Universal Ability in our rulebook. We’ve just updated our F.A.Q. document right here (1.4.3. Versión).

Vesper-On previews White Collar Thief for Carnevale

Vesper-On has another preview up for Carnevale. This one’s the White Collar Thief.

From the preview:

Hi from Vesper-on Games

Finally we present the spectacular White collar Thief!
This model along with the Cult of Dagon we’ve shown this week are available in our web-store.
Get them! Quick!

Vesper-On previews The Priest of the Cult of Dagon for Carnevale

Vesper-On will be releasing their new Priest of the Cult of Dagon model this week and wanted to show off what it looked like.

From the preview:

From the hand of the same sculptor that has two Carnevale models nominated to the Origins Awards, JAques-Alexandre Gillois, we present you one of the models that we’ll release this week: The Priest of the Cult of Dagon.
Are you ready to belong to the cult of Dagon?

New Patrician’s faction release for Carnevale from Vesper-On

Vesper-On has another new Carnevale release up. This one’s a Noble or a Barnaboti (depending on which head you use) for the Patrician’s faction.

From the announcement:

If this Syphilitic Noble doesn’t give you the creeps, we don’t know what would!

It also includes an alternate head that you can use to build the figure as a Noble or a Barnaboti.

Vesper-On previews new Crocodile for Carnevale

Carnevale is getting some bite, thanks to the new February release from Vesper-On.

From the announcement:

Finally comes the first new Carnevale’s miniature! Emerging from the deepest Ospedale’s cells, moist, flaky and bloodthirsty, comes out the fearsome doctors’ crocodile! .. Rumors of this beast are running through the streets of Venice. Be the first one to control it!. From day 9th in your usual shops.

Carnevale world-wide one-day campaign coming soon

Carnevale, from Vesper-On, will be running a world-wide, one-day campaign event in February. Are you hungry? Starvation is coming.

From the announcement:

We’re entering a very interesting period for Carnevale. In just a few days we will start teasing our two new releases for February, but we’ve got something really exciting to tell you about. A worldwide Campaign!!

Starvation is a one day campaign that will be played in hobby stores and clubs all over the world on February the 16th. We’ve designed three exclusive adventures which will only be available to play on this day. These adventures link with each other, and the global outcome of the games played all over the place will affect the evolution of the world of Carnevale. So now you’ve got the chance to play a part in the future events of the game!

Now, if you know an store or a gaming club and you’re interested in running this event, send us an e-mail to and we’ll give all the details and the PDF event pack for free!

Vesper-On teases 2 new Carnevale releases and will be attending Tabletop Nation

Vesper-On has teaser photos of 2 new Carnevale pieces and will be at Tabletop Nation this weekend if you want to stop by and say, “Hello.”

From the update:

Hi from Vesper-on Games,

Will you come this weekend to Tabletop Nation? we will have the Morgraur-Rashaar, along with our next couple of miniatures!

just a couple of days to unveil this two new miniature, and present these models at Tabletop Nation! Drop by and have a look at how the game is played!

Vesper-On posts Indiegogo-exclusive Carnevale model in their campaign

Vesper-On is giving their Indiegogo backers something special with an event-exclusive model: Dwarf Pulcinella.

From the update:

Just ten days to go in our indiegogo’s campaign, But that’s not all, we’re putting a new model on the game. It is a very special one because THIS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE FOR SALE on regular stores, not even in our online store. This is an Event Exclusive Model, so you will only be capable of getting it in special events where Vesper-on Games is attending or directly promoting.

We present you the Dwarf Pulcinella. Wanna get it? Read how can you get it in our Indiegogo page.

Vesper-On posts new stretch goal on Indiegogo

Carnevale, from Vesper-On, is just going up and up through stretch goals. Here’s the next: The White-Collar Thief.

From the update:

Hi from Vesper-on Games SL

We’re half way through this campaign, and things are looking really great! Since we’ve killed two stretch goals in just a few days, we thought it would be good to announce the next Stretch Goal: the White Collar Thief (we send you a picture to have a look at the concept sketch).

We really hope we can get there!

Thanks for your support

Vesper-On makes it to first stretch goal on Indiegogo for Carnevale

Vesper-On has made it to the first stretch goal in their Carnevale Indiegogo campaign for their Morgraur-Rashaar. That means they’ve unlocked Baba Yaga.

From the update:

With more than half of our Indiegogo Campaign yet to pass, we’ve reached our first Stretch Goal!!, and we’re half way through the next one!

Here’s the Baba Yaga sculpt, now we can proceed and cast it!

Vesper-On posts stretch goals on Indiegogo

Vesper-On has made it to their goal and so they’re going to be making their huge Morgraur-Rashaar model. Now it’s stretch-goal time.

From the update:

Scroll down to the bottom of the main page and behold the future! If we get there, everyone who’s pledged above 80$ will receive that model for free.

Vesper-On updates about pricing information in their Indoegogo campaign

Vesper-On made a small mistake in the pricing of their reward levels. They’re settling the score by adding in free models to many of the pledge levels. Check out the details.

We’re very happy with the progress of the campaign, having funded almost a third of the whole quantity asked in less than 48 hours! But we’ve been told we’ve made a mistake with the pricing of some of the Perks, which are more expensive here than in our web-store! We’re very sorry for our mistake, but we can fix this situation right now:

-Any Perk from 37$ up to 199$ will receive one blister of your choice for free, priced 18€ or less in the Vesper-on Games web store.

– Any Perk from 200$ onwards will receive any two blisters of your choice for free, priced 18€ or less each in the Vesper-on Games web store.

Vesper-On looking to fund Morgrau-Rashaar on Indiegogo for Carnevale

Vesper-On is looking to make one huge size mini for Carnevale and they need your help in making it a reality. Check out the Morgraur-Rashaar.

From the campaign:

We are trying to raise some funds to help us produce our biggest and most spectacular model so far. We detail the reasons for us to ask for your help at the bottom of this page, but we belive that we should show you the project that we’re trying to Crowdfund right here and now.

Brueckenkopf Online reviews Carnevale

Brueckenkopf has a review up of Carnevale from Vesper-On games. What’d they think of it? Only if you can translate or read German will you know.

Well, we Germans surely like our Karneval and miniatures from Spain, so it was about time to spend some time with Vesper On’s Carnevale.

Vesper-On previews Alchemist Doctors for Carnevale

Vesper-On shows the final preview for this current round of releases with the Alchemist Doctors for the Ospedale Faction.

From the preview:

To finish this release we show you those magnific minis: The Alchemist Doctors, from Ospedale Faction.

The Doctors of the Ospedale call the aid of the odd-looking Alchemist Doctors, always surrounded in nauseating fumes and all sorts of acidic chemical compounds.

Carnevale previews The Butler for Carnevale

Vesper-On gives us another look at their upcoming releases for Carenvale with The Butler. Don’t call him Alfred.

From the preview:

The second miniature for this relase: the Butler, from the Patricians Faction.

Most of the decadent nobles wouldn’t be able to tie their shoes without the help of their personal servants.

There’s no doubt in that going out into the streets to assault the poor can be that kind of business that might require the help of the faithful Butler.

First miniature for next Carnevale Release: Captain of the Guard

Vesper-On is showing off the first model for their next group of releases: The Captain of the Guard.
Every time I see a new Carnevale model, it makes me want to watch the Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus again.

From the preview:

The first miniature for this relase: the Captain of the Guard, from the Patricians Faction.

The troops are ready to follow the lead of their most veteran members. The Captain of the guard is responsible for commanding his troops, always at the service of the paying noble class.

Vesper-On teases September releases for Carnevale

Vesper-On are just a bunch of teases. Here’s what they sent us for photos for their September Carnevale releases.

From the tease:

Hi from Vesper-on Games

We are pleased to comunicate us about our next miniature release, programed for September. We send you this two teasers about this release. Next week me are starting to show the new miniatures.

we hope you like them.