Game Over: the 2 - 6 Player Card Based Battle Royale

A project in Farmington, MI by Eric Goscicki

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Fight to survive using power-ups, weapons, and gems in a video game inspired battle to determine the King of the Arcade
Backers: 186
Average Pledge Per Backer: $44

Funded: $8,115 of $7,500
Dates: Jun 13th -> Jul 18th (35 days)
Project By: Eric Goscicki
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Latest News

GAME ON! We're Successfully Funded!

July 17th - via:
Thanks to everyone who has supported us throughout the campaign!  Looks like everyone will be playing Game Over by September if all goes according to plan!  Stay tuned for more elaborate updates.  Surveys for collecting addresses and custom... (Read More)

24 Hours!

July 17th - via:
With the final 24 hours left of the campaign, things are looking promising!  While anything can happen between then and now, my hope is a few more backers seal the deal on making this a reality!  A quick breakdown of the next steps should... (Read More)

The Final Countdown

July 16th - via:
We've approached the final 48 hours but hope is not lost.  With 82% funding completed, Game Over is less than $1,500 away from becoming a reality.  We once again want to thank everyone who has helped to back what we believe is a product that any... (Read More)

Character Overview

July 8th - via:
 Just over $3,000 left to go! Here's hoping the final week is a strong one. In the meantime, I wanted to share an image of the playable characters that come with the Game Over deck. All of these were inspired by both contemporary and classic video... (Read More)

10 Days Left & Speakeasy

July 7th - via:
10 days left of the Game Over campaign and there's less than 50% of the campaign left to fund!  Soon, you too could be stashing away dodge cards while collecting enchanted golden items.  I promise that will all make sense once you play the game.... (Read More)

The Final 2 Weeks and Helping to Reach the Goal

July 1st - via:
With over 100 backers, I would like to start by offering a warm "Thank You" to all who have contributed.  Crowdfunding can be an interesting thing because everyone reading this update has most likely helped to get Game Over one step closer to... (Read More)

Kill Cards & Other Nasty Things

June 29th - via:
I believe in equal opportunity gaming, which is to say no special treatment should be given when deciding whom to kill.  For this reason, I wanted Game Over itself to join in the battle and occasionally try to take out a player who foolishly walks... (Read More)

On the Road

June 25th - via:
Sorry for the lack of updates.  For the past couple of weeks I've been on the road.  Everywhere from San Francisco to Traverse City Michigan, and now currently in Tampa Florida.  Never without a copy of Game Over to play either, showing new... (Read More)

Character Classes

June 19th - via:
 Much enthusiasm over being a quarter of the way funded today!  Again, many thanks to all who contributed and keep spreading the good word so we can get this printed, packaged, and out there to the world! I wanted to provide a brief update... (Read More)

Pete Holmes Shoutout

June 16th - via:
Thought it was a nice gesture. Comedian/Actor/Host Pete Holmes from the TBS show the Pete Holmes Show gave Game Over a shoutout on Twitter yesterday!   "Pal @EricGoscicki used to make awesome animations for me for next to nothing. Now he's making... (Read More)

Immortalize Yourself as a Character!

June 16th - via:
We've broken the $1,000 mark and I have to give a big thank you to all current backers and supporters.  I've seen a lot of shared links, and as long as everyone continues to share and communicate information on the game, my hope is we'll hit our... (Read More)

Game Over: A Kickstarter Preview

June 16th - via:
There are a ton of video gamers out there of all different levels. A TON. Which is why it is always nice to have a game that helps draw them in to the wonderful world of tabletop gaming. Game Over is a new video game themed card game by upstart publisher Pointless Hobby that is now seeking your support on Kickstarter. We recently had the opportunity to evaluate a prototype of the game to form our own opinions of it. But first, the gameplay! (Read More)

Day 1 Officially Over

June 14th - via:
Day 1 of the campaign is officially done and I'm overwhelmed with happiness at the friends and strangers interested in this quirky, fun, and addictive card game.  I truly believe that any board game fan will be happy to have this in their... (Read More)

It Begins...

June 13th - via:
Hello crowd funders!  We're officially off and running with Game Over and it goes without saying that I welcome any questions, and appreciate any support.  The game itself has been a labor of love for close to a year now, going through many... (Read More)

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