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The incredible art of Grim Hollow's Players Guide

September 25th - via: geeknative.com
Last year, Ghostfire Gaming used D&D’s 5e rules to create a dark setting called Grim Hollow. It went well; earning more than AU$280,000. Ghostfire are back with the Grim Hollow: The Players Guide campaign and it’s going even better. (Read More)
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[COMING SOON] Ancient Undead Spider Wizard is a vinyl EP sleeved in a playable tabletop RPG adventure

September 25th - via: dicebreaker.com
A tabletop RPG supplement that combines a seven-inch vinyl soundtrack with a fully playable dungeon-crawl adventure is launching on Kickstarter next week. Ancient Undead Spider Wizard is written and recorded by creator Geoffrey Cullop, who will release the four-song EP and its accompanying 10-room dungeon under indie label Fish in the Pot. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] Twilight Imperium and Android are being turned into graphic novels

September 25th - via: dicebreaker.com
Epic sci-fi board game Twilight Imperium and cyberpunk series Android - best known as the setting of living card game Netrunner - are being adapted as graphic novels. Both Twilight Imperium and Android will be released as graphic novels next year by CMON, the publisher which previously adapted its own Zombicide, Zombicide: Invader and Cthulhu: Death May Die games into comic book form earlier this year. (Read More)

Kickstarter Blitz #81

September 25th - via: boardsandbees.wordpress.com
Monsters on Board (Ivo Neskovic/Aleksander Mikic/Samoil Petreski, Final Frontier Games) is a monster-themed game where you’re trying to get ready for the Blue Moon Monster Mixer. Streets (Haakon Gaarder, Sinister Fish Games) is a tile-laying city-building game. The Reckoners: Steelslayer (Brett Sobol/Seth Van Orden, Nauvoo Games) is an expansion to the 2018 board game The Reckoners, which in turn is based on the book series by Brandon Sanderson. (Read More)

Some of the Best Recent Watch Releases You Might Have Missed

September 25th - via: gearpatrol.com
Just about all Xeric watches feature an unconventional design and an alternative way of displaying the time. Though the "regulator" is a traditional watch style, the brand puts its own funky spin on it, and is launching it via a Kickstarter campaign that's already funded. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] YEMA Kickstarter GMT and Three-Hand In-House Calibers

September 25th - via: hypebeast.com
Thanks to the massive popularity of its in-house Caliber MBP1000, YEMA is now expanding on its self-made offerings, creating two new movements for horology enthusiasts: an upgraded three-hand caliber based on its previous model and a GMT caliber, the first of its kind for the French watchmaker. (Read More)

Loodo Ninja - 6 Great Board Games to Back on Kickstarter This September

September 25th - via: kick.agency
There’s so much great stuff on Kickstarter right now that board game lovers might feel overwhelmed. Sequels, new games by beloved creators and promising debuts. Having problems with deciding what to back? Want to know what’s hot on KS right now? Let’s go! (Read More)
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Unleash the Horde of Nord Games Ultimate Bestiary On Your RPG World

September 24th - via: nerdarchy.com
Ultimate Bestiary Miniatures unleashes a horde of of monstrous humanoids on your fantasy campaign setting and your tabletop through the latest Kickstarter from our friends at Nord Games. Ultimate Bestiary Miniatures carry on the tradition with an absolutely huge collection of minis to represent several factions of humanoid hordes, with each group comprising a wide array of models to represent diverse forces. (Read More)
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As You Wich Card Game - Devour It or Vomit?

September 24th - via: thathashtagshow.com
For those of you who love games like Apples to Apples or Cards Against Humanity where people create insane combos of cards and everyone votes on the best, you will love this game. The basic idea behind As you Wich is to create a sandwich out of various ingredients (aka-cards), name it and convince the group why your sandwich should win! (Read More)
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Muzen Wild Mini outdoor wireless speaker

September 24th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
If you are searching for a rugged outdoor wireless speaker capable of taking anything you throw at it, you may be interested in the Muzen Wild Mini. The small speaker features an all metal body design and is capable of providing up to 6 hours of playback from a single charge. (Read More)

NEWS WATCH: Brian Stelfreeze & Doug Wagner Release Daily THOMAS RIVER Comic Strip Prelude

September 24th - via: comic-watch.com
Following the announcement of their Kickstarter for the first issue of the super-spy comic THOMAS RIVER, the creative team of Brian Stelfreeze (Black Panther), Doug Wagner (Plastic, The Ride), colorist Michelle Poust, and letterer Ed Dukeshire will release brand new THOMAS RIVER comic strips every weekday till the Kickstarter’s conclusion on October 15th. The Kickstarter was funded within 24 hours upon its debut last week. (Read More)

Decorate Your Home With Hand-Sculpted Busts of Your Heroes

September 24th - via: mentalfloss.com
If you're a history buff, chances are you've found plenty of people to admire over the years, whether it's an elected official, inventor, or entertainer who helped make the world a little bit better. House of Bust is looking to immortalize some of these important figures so you can display them right in your home with a series of handcrafted busts available on Kickstarter. (Read More)

Mother of Frankenstein: An immersive gaming experience at home

September 24th - via: nerdreactor.com
The game will span three volumes, and inside the hollowed-out books are handwritten letters, 2D and 3D jigsaw puzzles, and clue-strewn artifacts. It Mother of Frankenstein combines history and fiction to blend a tale that feels as if you’re actually part of Mary Shelley’s journey. Your group’s mission is to uncover the mystery behind Frankenstein and popular novel. (Read More)
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This 'AI Camera Assistant' Has Raised Over $3.7 Million on Kickstarter

September 24th - via: petapixel.com
Arsenal, and now Arsenal 2, was created by software developer and photographer Ryan Stout. The idea is that you attach this little brain to your camera and let it handle the nitty gritty details like shutter speed, aperture, ISO and/or exposure comp, while you focus on lining up the perfect composition. (Read More)

Blood Rage studio’s ambitious board game Trudvang Legends delayed for “possibly” a year

September 24th - via: dicebreaker.com
CMON has delayed the release of its ambitious Nordic and Celtic-inspired adventure board game Trudvang Legends into 2021. Originally set to arrive with backers in December, Trudvang Legends will now release later than expected due to its creators being unsatisfied with its current design. (Read More)
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Kickstarter Tabletop Roundup: Monstrous Fun

September 24th - via: geekdad.com
Itten Games is a Japanese publisher with some delightfully quirky games (Here Comes the Dog, for instance), but this is their first Kickstarter campaign. Crash Octopus is a dexterity game about sailing around and collecting treasures by flicking them toward your boat … and, of course, a giant pink octopus. Monsters on Board is about monsters scaring humans so they can distill Spook Juice. (Read More)

Lonesome Village meshes Stardew Valley’s town management with Zelda’s dungeons

September 24th - via: pcgamesn.com
Cutesy puzzle-stuffed life simulator Lonesome Village stars a coyote named Wes with a mysterious past. It’s also more than doubled its Kickstarter goal since it launched last Thursday, and it’s already shaping up to be one of the best games like Stardew Valley we’ve seen in a good while. (Read More)

EOZ Aya ANC wireless earbuds $79

September 24th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
Eoz Audio as created a new range of active noise cancelling wireless earbuds in the form of the EOZ Aya, which have been launched via Kickstarter. The wireless earbuds are equipped with 10 mm custom-made dynamic drivers, created to produce a big and bold sound with plenty of base yet still providing sufficient midrange and treble to create a well-balanced sound, say the developer and team at Eoz Audio. (Read More)
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Tabletop Kickstarter Review: 'Cactus Town'

September 24th - via: geekdad.com
Cactus Town is a Wild West themed, small box game for 2 to 4 players. It’s an asymmetric simultaneous action planning game with each player chasing a different set of goals from the other. Each side has a different win condition that competes against the others. The game is a race to fulfill your goals before your opponents can do the same. Can you outwit the other players to make sure your actions are utilized better than the rest? (Read More)
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STOIC natural standing mat

September 24th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
monkii has released a new product via Kickstarter called STOIC, offering a natural standing mat created to help you feel better, focus for longer and “finish work happier”. (Read More)
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[COMING SOON] Smartphone-controlled skateboarding game "Skapp" launching for Switch in 2021, Kickstarter campaign begins later this fall

September 23rd - via: gonintendo.com
Skapp is played using the gyroscope and the accelerometer of your smartphone by doing the same movements performed with a real skateboard as we watch it in real time on screen. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] 'Metal Tales: Overkill' Announced, Kickstarter Planned for Next Month

September 23rd - via: worthplaying.com
The God Kuk has possessed all the guitar gods, and through them, the metalheads. Through infinite concerts, his legion of metalhead zombies is wiping out every original creation of the bands and their fans. Will you manage to defeat all the metal gods, save the world and become a metal god? Fight against the looming curse affecting your Metal brothers and free them from an ancient evil. Plan your path and play as you want with procedurally generated levels that will change the game every single playthrough. (Read More)

Kickstarter Wednesday - Encoding Bushido with Jesse Mesa Toves: The Comic Source Podcast

September 23rd - via: lrmonline.com
Jace and Manny chat with friend of the show Jesse Mesa Toves about his current Kickstarter campaign Encoding Bushido. It starts with the question, could an A.I. robot be honorable when programed with the code of the Samurai? From that seemingly simple concept an entire world of possibility and a thorough examination of what samurai means and how it ties into what it means to be human begins. (Read More)

The 7th Citadel Blows Past $1 Million In Its First Day on Kickstarter

September 23rd - via: dualshockers.com
Not only does the upcoming board game take players a brand new world, but it also looks to streamline some of the gameplay. Survival mechanics have been completely stripped from The 7th Citadel. Each player will also craft their own unique character, complete with a personal action deck. (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: 'Shaolia: Great Houses' Expansion

September 23rd - via: geekdad.com
Shaolia: Great Houses is an expansion to Shaolia: Warring States which brings not only new cards, but also new mechanics and game modes to give the players more options in pursuing their paths to victory. It is for 1–4 players, ages 14+, and takes 30–60 minutes to play. There is also a solo mode new to Shaolia which introduces a Boss for the player to battle. (Read More)
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Overhead Zombie Shooter 'The Last Stand: Aftermath' Launches Kickstarter For Final Development Stretch

September 23rd - via: bloody-disgusting.com
Flash game enthusiasts of yesteryear may recall 2007’s The Last Stand by developer Con Artist Games. The premise was pretty simple: survive the night fighting off zombies from your barricade. Jump ahead 13 years, and Con Artist Games are on the last stretch of development for The Last Stand: Aftermath, which will launch on PC via Steam next year. (Read More)
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Ilysia Kickstarter Hits Target & Multiple Stretch Goals as Campaign Continues [Update

September 23rd - via: vrfocus.com
Team 21 Studio launched its Kickstarter crowd-funding campaign of Ilysia at the beginning of the month, getting off to a great start in only a few days. That momentum continued seeing the project hit its funding target last week, sailing past several stretch goals since then, proving the virtual reality (VR) communities desire for more MMORPG’s. (Read More)

There’s a new Hogs of War miniatures game, 20 years after the video game’s release

September 23rd - via: dicebreaker.com
Relive the video game about tactical warfare between factions of pigs in Hogs of War: Miniatures Game, currently up on Kickstarter. Based on the PlayStation game, Hogs of War: Miniatures Game sees players embarking on a series of missions with set objectives. (Read More)
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Another The Thing board game has scuttled onto Kickstarter

September 23rd - via: dicebreaker.com
Flush out the alien organism hiding among you or assimilate and destroy in The Thing: The Board Game, the latest tabletop game based on the cult horror film, now live on Kickstarter. First announced in 2018, The Thing: The Board Game is an upcoming game that sees four to eight players attempting to survive on a desolate outpost in the middle of a frozen tundra. (Read More)
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The Wagadu Chronicles is an ambitious Afrofantasy setting for D&D 5E with a tie-in MMO

September 23rd - via: dicebreaker.com
A new Dungeons & Dragons 5E setting inspired by African mythology and tradition, and shared with an upcoming video game, has launched on Kickstarter. The Wagadu Chronicles is both a tabletop roleplaying setting compatible with D&D 5E and a planned MMO for PC focused on in-character roleplaying in its virtual Afrofantasy world. (Read More)

3 Upcoming Kickstarter Board Games - Horrors, Factories and Crafting Katanas

September 23rd - via: kick.agency
Euro style games, factory management, lovable dwarves – if you’re a fan of any of these, there’s a high chance that Timo Multamäki’s newest game is for you. It’s competitive, but with a dash of temporary co-op elements. Dire Alliance is a brand new franchise of fast paced card games set in a wide variety of worlds. In Shogun no Katana you become one of these crafters and use your workers and skill to deliver perfect weapons that will satisfy the Shogun as much as possible. (Read More)

A Fiery Kickstarter Launch For SET A WATCH: SWORDS OF THE COIN Expansion

September 22nd - via: gametyrant.com
The standalone adventure for Set a Watch is now available on Kickstarter until October 15th! The cooperative game for one to four players is getting bigger and better with the Swords of the Coin expansion. (Read More)

Dinosaur World Stomps Through Kickstarter Goal in Minutes

September 22nd - via: dualshockers.com
Dinosaur World is the latest game from board game publisher Pandasaurus Games. It’s the follow-up to their super successful Dinosaur Island game from 2017. This go-around, the team is tackling a mix of worker placement and park building. Everything thus far, looks like they’re nailing it. (Read More)

Wide Awakes launches Kickstarter to aid art and communities across US

September 22nd - via: dazeddigital.com
Last week, artist-activist network Wide Awakes unveiled its cover for the Dazed’s Autumn 2020 issue, and continues to build momentum in the lead up to the 2020 US Election with the launch of a Kickstarter. In just two days, the Kickstarter had already raised $100,000, and has widened its goal posts, looking to hit $250,000, with the promise that each dollar up to that amount will be matched. (Read More)
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Artist Aron Wiesenfeld's 'Travelers' Launches on Kickstarter

September 22nd - via: hollywoodreporter.com
Aron Wiesenfeld is a fine artist known for his haunting paintings that traditionally feature figures standing alone in lushly rendered backdrops. He’s also a former comic book artist, whose work appeared in DC, Marvel and Image Comics titles in the 1990s. His latest project is a combination of both worlds: a retrospective of his paintings, published by the original minds behind IDW Publishing. (Read More)

Shaolia 2nd print & Expansion by Bad Comet

September 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Shaolia: Great Houses is an excellent expansion that adds more depth to an already fantastic game. The Noble Houses and quests push players to try new strategies while new level 2 and character cards freshen up each game. (Read More)
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[COMING SOON] Race against the clock to stop the apocalypse in real-time tabletop RPG Arc

September 22nd - via: dicebreaker.com
An upcoming RPG headed to Kickstarter later this year sees players racing - and rolling - against a real-life clock to save the world from oblivion. Arc is the latest RPG from designer Bianca Canoza, and is notable for its use of a timer to count down the game world’s inevitable apocalypse. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] Cthulhu goes anime in Kamigami Battles spin-off Rise of the Old Ones

September 22nd - via: dicebreaker.com
Become an unfathomable being of unknowable power in Rise of the Old Ones, a spin-off from deckbuilding game Kamigami Battles that puts an anime spin on Lovecraftian horror. Rise of the Old Ones is a standalone expansion for two to six players that has players competing against each other as one of the cosmic horrors made popular by the works of HP Lovecraft. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] Buzzworthiness: Agropolis

September 22nd - via: boardsandbees.wordpress.com
Agropolis is the latest game in the Sprawlopolis family from designers Steven Aramini, Danny Devine, and Paul Kluka (the team also behind Button Shy’s Circle the Wagons). It’s a 1-4 player game where you’re developing the countryside outside of Sprawlopolis proper. Agropolis is a standalone title, but the Kickstarter campaign (which starts on September 29) will include a combo pack that allows you to combine the two. (Read More)

The Hibear Coffee/Cocktail Adventure Flask Claws Through Kickstarter

September 22nd - via: dailycoffeenews.com
Specialty coffee as the daytime side of a coin that flips to cocktails as the sun goes down is a well-established trend in the retail world. Now condensing that formula into a single vessel is the Hibear All-Day Adventure Flask, a portable, convertible camping accessory that has been barreling through a crowdfunding campaign approaching $70,000 as of this writing. (Read More)

Ninty Fresh issue 2, the Nintendo mag, already fully funded on Kickstarter

September 21st - via: nintendoenthusiast.com
Ninty Fresh issue 2’s Kickstarter campaign went live earlier today. The campaign is already fully funded and at the time of writing has even passed two stretch goals. The magazine issue is set to launch this November and will once again take a look at Nintendo news old and new with a fresh perspective. (Read More)
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SKUZEE reusable multi-functional lid, juicer, tea infuser, chilling wand and more

September 21st - via: geeky-gadgets.com
Rather than purchasing new bottles for every need Flytta Design has created a multi-functional lid that can be used for a wide variety of different applications. (Read More)

XD Design Flex foldable trolley case and rucksack

September 21st - via: geeky-gadgets.com
XD Design has returned once again to Kickstarter to launch their eighth campaign to bring their new Flex foldable case and rucksack system from design to production. Early bird pledges are available from $59 and worldwide shipping is expected to take place during February 2021. (Read More)

A First Look at the New Western Rise Airloft Jacket

September 21st - via: insidehook.com
The new AirLoft is decidedly less urban-focused than the original, but that’s by design. The goal was to make a jacket that had real performance features for outdoor use but looked good enough to wear every day in the city. In classic Western Rise fashion, no detail was overlooked. (Read More)
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Planet Apocalypse RPG supplement for D&D 5E hits Kickstarter today

September 21st - via: dicebreaker.com
Set in a broken land where the forces of the underworld have invaded and turned everything into a fiery hellscape, the Planet Apocalypse supplement for 5E has players facing off against hordes of demons. The world of mortals is being threatened by the creatures of Underhell, with fiends from all four circles of hell stepping out of the Doomgates that are popping up seemingly everywhere. (Read More)
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Lancer: Inside the cockpit of the mech RPG looking to a positive future for roleplaying - and the universe

September 21st - via: dicebreaker.com
Lancer is the creation of Miguel Lopez and Tom Parkinson-Morgan, conceived out of their desire to create a tabletop game that blended their love of RPGs with their desire to play a sci-fi game with tactical, modular mech combat in a far-flung future setting that avoided the nihilism of grimdark dystopias and the fantasy of a utopian future that was anything other than a work in progress. (Read More)
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SMILE modular shelf made from recycled chopsticks hits Kickstarter

September 21st - via: geeky-gadgets.com
SMILE is a new modular shelving unit constructed entirely of chopsticks, each shelf is made from 4,276 recycle chopsticks and offer a minimalist and eco-friendly design. Launched by Kickstarter the campaign has already blasted past its required pledge goal would still 54 days remaining. (Read More)

Sarnia film festival supporters step up

September 21st - via: thewhig.com
An online fundraising campaign came through for Sarnia’s South Western International Film Festival (SWIFF), and then some. A Kickstarter campaign to help the film festival continue to run online for its sixth season, Nov. 19 to 22, set a goal of $3,000 and had already raised $7,400 by Tuesday morning, with more than two weeks still to go. (Read More)
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[COMING SOON] Batman tabletop RPG revealed by Gotham City Chronicles studio

September 21st - via: dicebreaker.com
A new Batman tabletop RPG is headed to Kickstarter, courtesy of the studio behind board game Gotham City Chronicles. The upcoming RPG will launch with five books, Monolith said, including a core rulebook for the D20 System titled Gotham’s Heroes. Monolith is yet to announce when the Batman: Gotham City Chronicles RPG will launch on Kickstarter, as well as a potential release date. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] Bardsung is a new dungeon-crawling roguelike board game from Dark Souls: TBG studio - exclusive

September 20th - via: dicebreaker.com
Bardsung is a fantasy RPG dungeon-crawler that plays with up to five people, as well as with a single player in an included solo mode. Its name comes from the premise that players’ characters are the heroes whose legendary deeds and adventures are extolled by the musical storytellers. (Read More)

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