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Direwild! A cooperative deckbuilding dungeon crawl

A project in Seattle, WA by Vas Obeyesekere

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A fully co-operative deckbuilding tactical dungeon crawler! Featuring creature crafting, treasure, magic, hero upgrades & miniatures!
Backers: 1884
Average Pledge Per Backer: $72

Funded: $134,823 of $38,000
Dates: Nov 7th -> Dec 1st (24 days)
Project By: Vas Obeyesekere
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Last hour. What a ride. From the bottom of my heart thanks

December 1st - via:
This experience was something else.I really believe this is what Kickstarter is all about. I wanted to control how this game looked, felt and played.  I didnt want to sell it to a publisher, so there was no other way this board game could have been... (Read More)

This is crazy!!

November 30th - via:
I honestly don't believe it... It looks like we might achieve the secret stretch goal!It might come down to the wire. To show how amazed and humbled I am, I would like to share something, and offer you a little incentive to maybe add on to your... (Read More)

15 Hours left and some updates!! New Pledges look here!

November 30th - via:
Secret Stretch Goal!Well I am not saying we will be short, BUT if we end up short of the goal, I still have some good news for you: I will still give you an extra dog and an extra cat for trying! There were so many heartfelt responses to that... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #10 Achieved! A wild Secret Stretch Goal appears!

November 29th - via:
Wellp. You did it.You somehow blasted through the last stretch 2 goals after having a few days of relatively little movement. The 3D walls were unlocked, then the Hardcore AI deck, and now finally a new Mythic creature will be added! As always, you... (Read More)

An important note to new backers, and current status of creature voting!

November 28th - via:
First new backers:Did you know we are having a fan vote to see what kinds of animals get added to the game?? If you haven't voted, its not too late, you have until the end of the campaign! Vote for your favorite puppy and kitten here Vote for your... (Read More)

Advanced Creature Final Vote!

November 27th - via:
The time has come! Advanced creature final voting is now open and will only be open until the Kickstarter closes! That means you got only 3 (close to 2 now) days to vote!! Go here to vote! Also worth noting I grouped them by how popular they were in... (Read More)

Final Social Goal Achieved! Update on Advanced Creatures!

November 27th - via:
Direwild is coming to Tabletopia!!Full disclosure... Based on your performance over the entire campaign, we always knew you were going to complete this social goal. Knowing this, we didnt wait for the goal to be completed to start digitizing the game... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #7 Achieved!

November 25th - via:
You now have 1 more enemy minion in the mix! This will be one of Karn's strongest minions! Great job unlocking this, we are in the home stretch - only 3 more goals to go! The new stretch goal3D walls! They will come in a token punch out sheet that... (Read More)

Add-ons have arrived!

November 24th - via:
Add-ons are here! Believe me when I say this is the absolute best I can do. I am breaking even on domestic backers and will be losing money on international backers, but it is totally worth it to get these out to you. For your full visibility, we are... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #6 Achieved!

November 23rd - via:
Way to rush through Stretch Goal #6!You can now decide which advanced creature you would like to see in the game! These can be strong creatures capable of really being able to turn the tide against Karn's strongest minions. Please submit only 1... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #5 Achieved! And perhaps some BIG NEWS

November 22nd - via:
Big News First - ADD-ONSI was talking to my fulfillment manager and I believe I can add two add-ons that I would ship separate from the game, so it wouldn't affect game production: Add-on #1 Custom Dice and Enamel Pins: $16.00 2 custom dice, Direwild... (Read More)

Pups, Kittens and Common Creature voting!

November 19th - via:
A weird fact: As of the time of this writing, we have 1,111 backers and 11 days to go. Puppies and Kittens! Final Selection: Vote for your favorite at HERE Remember only vote once or it will jam up my Google Sheets and I will have to manually remove... (Read More)

Social Goal - Treasure Art Work Unlocked! Rick and Morty! Live Stream of Kickstarter Special Edition Box Art! Other things!

November 17th - via:
Ok a lot to go into on this one! Congratulations on unlocking the social goal! Now most treasure will have exclusive art!I am busy at work making another social goal, but give me the weekend! I am also working hard on a little surprise that I hope I... (Read More)

Pledge Goal #4 Unlocked: 2 New Common Creatures - You choose!

November 15th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Undead Viking Review is up!!!!!

November 13th - via:
As far as I am concerned, The Undead Viking is a legend. I watched his videos for nearly 6 years, and his recommendation for games pointed me towards some of my all-time favorites. It is unreal that he reviewed Direwild. He also did an EXCELLENT job... (Read More)

900 Backers! And an update on the social goal!

November 13th - via:
Hi Wildlings (a term coined by backer J.Brian that I really enjoyed) We made it to 900 backers! WOW. We are doing excellent, and we are well past my most optimistic expected projections at this point! Thank you to all backers, and a special thank you... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #3 Achieved!

November 11th - via:
Congratulations on smashing through Stretch Goal #3! Your Kickstarter copies of Direwild will have exclusive box art! We also decided to have the next two goals be split into a social goal and a regular stretch goal! So if you are excited about the... (Read More)

Puppies and Kittens! Final voting For Stretch Goal 1 has arrived!!

November 11th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1 Update

November 11th - via:
Remember to email with your favorite puppy and kitty choice! Deadline for entry is tomorrow 3pm PST! So I have gone through all the submissions thus far there is so far an overwhelming response to getting: Puppy: Corgi (also note... (Read More)

Pledge Goal #2 Unlocked!

November 10th - via:
Congratulations on getting the Alternative Land Board unlocked! The plans we have for this board will make it a little more advanced than the stock board, so I highly suggest only playing with it after you've adventured through the Direwild a few... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1 achieved!

November 8th - via:
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November 8th - via:
Thank you everyone! I have never been so happy to have to remake so many ads that will now proudly say "Funded in under 48 hours" (Or we could say funded in under 28!). One of our great backers, Rene, had the idea to have people click on this... (Read More)

Almost funded!! Time to unveil a new mini!

November 8th - via:
With one hour left in our first 24 hours, we are 97% to our goal. I never thought we could get this close to funding in ONE DAY, so here is a little thank you to everyone, and maybe some fuel in case people are on the shelf! Here is an unreleased... (Read More)

500 Backers!

November 7th - via:
Oh snap! We hit 500 Backers! We are 90% of the way there in under 15 hours!!! That deserves a weird salamander! Is it possible we can get fully funded in under 24 hours? IM LOOKING AT YOU COLLEGE KIDS THAT AREN'T STUDYING FOR WINTER FINALS. Sal... (Read More)

Over halfway there in 4 hours!

November 7th - via:
I mean! WOW. Is it possible this is going to fund in under 2 days?? I might have to update all my ads to say funded before they even go live! Also a special shout out to backers who are promoting the game just for the love of it. That really is... (Read More)

New reward tier

November 7th - via:
There was a bunch of requests for an option to turn the Standard game into the Premium (meaning miniatures) with an upgrade add-on. That seems totally reasonable! It has been added as a pledge level just so people are aware of it, but you would just... (Read More)

Direwild is live: This is the most nervous I've ever been

November 7th - via:
Its been an hour since launch and we are already at 100 backers!! It's surreal, I cant thank all of you crazy people enough. Who wakes up at 5am to back stuff??  (Read More)

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