AMONG CULTISTS 🕵️「A Social Deduction Thriller」

A project in Hanover, Germany by Godot Games

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Investigators try to prevent a secret ritual at the university. But beware: evil cultists are already among us...
Backers: 3760
Average Pledge Per Backer: €66

Funded: €248,602 of €19,000
Dates: Jan 9th -> Feb 3rd (26 days)
Project By: Godot Games
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Latest News

100% unlocked + 4 gifts added + SECRET gift! Final 5 hours!!

February 3rd - via:
Hi everyone! We unlocked 100%! This is the Dream, we can't wish for more!! Delivery in September 2023 where are youuuuu?! :) If you are new here, feel welcome among Investigators & Cultists! Here in this update, you can read what we unlocked in... (Read More)

100% Stretch Goals UNLOCKED! Gifts UNLOCKED!

February 2nd - via:
Hi everyone! We unlocked everything that is possible! This is the Dream!!  This way, we can deliver everything as planed to all backers in September 2023! :) If you are new here, feel welcome among Investigators & Cultists! Here in the last... (Read More)

BIG RECAP of EVERYTHING - Final 2 Days started! Last Stretch Goal + New Gifts!!

February 1st - via:
Hello everyone! We are in the final phase of the campaign.  We unlocked more than 30 Stretch Goals, more than 1000% funding. In this update, we want to look back on EVERYTHING! So lean back, take a hot coffee or tea and see what happened the last 3... (Read More)

The hunt is over, time to open the black book!

January 31st - via:
Dear Cultists you did it! Finally, you've unlocked the secret behind the black blook. The hunt wasn't easy but you were smart enough to understand all the clues! WolvDev was the chosen one, congratulations. Let's hope the black book really has the... (Read More)

Hunt final incoming?! Last days on KS...

January 30th - via:
Hi everyone! The hunt is nearly done. You did a great job so far. Today isn't the last letter... but it is already possible to end the hunt with your current information RIGHT NOW. Think smart! We need 1 Cultist with the right message in the comments... (Read More)

Final Week - POLTERGEIST role appeared & Final Hunt letter 2

January 29th - via:
Hi everyone! Lots of backers asked about the 'Your party in the game box'. Here is the most asked question: Can I buy more of them? The answer is YES. In this campaign, it is a gift in the Great All-In One pledge. So it is added for free in this... (Read More)

New character unlocked! New role arrived. Last days until Madness...

January 28th - via:
Hi everyone! We hope you are fine! We are in the last week, time to unlock the last Stretch Goals and also to unlock the big secret of the black book.  The last hunt (1/5) Today, we start the final hunt, which is divided in 5 parts. Every day you... (Read More)

New character stepped out of the shadows!! Last Days...

January 27th - via:
Hi everyone! Today a little flashback to the story of Among Cultists... because there is one special character which could be important in this update :) “Good grief! Finally, you’re here!” The echo of his voice resounded through the hallway... (Read More)

The Saboteur will enter the stage... soon?!

January 26th - via:
Hi everyone! We hope you are still alive and no Ghost is revealed yet! The last week will start pretty soon and we still have some great Stretch Goals (and Social Goals) to come! So don't resist and try to help us fight some evil Cultists!! There is... (Read More)

Last 9 days! Pledge 3 pledges, save shipping?!

January 25th - via:
Hi everyone! We hope you are fine! Only 9 days left for some action.... time to finish the hunt pretty soon and time to unlock some more Stretch & Social Goals!  AC was a TOP 10 pick from BrettMan, the official Youtube channel from the Essen... (Read More)

Never seen before unused footage from an old version?!

January 24th - via:
Hi everyone! Before AC became what it is today, it was a completely different game. It was called "M - Secret Society" and was also a social deduction game where the players had to communicate with a ghost using a Ouija board. One of the players was... (Read More)

First 2 weeks over, lots of goals unlocked!

January 23rd - via:
Hi everyone! First 2 weeks are done and we are super happy :) Future Maps? One of the best things about AC is that we can go almost anywhere with the maps. There are no limitations on where the scenario takes place, and in addition, we can always... (Read More)

Epic AC event: + battle report!

January 22nd - via:
Hi everyone! Saturday, we where the whole day in a board game store called Wolpertinger. We played AC at 3 tables form dusk till dawn. The youngest player was eleven years old, she was great in a game full of adults (and with her father as another... (Read More)

LIVE EVENT whole Day on Saturday! (Live stream and more)

January 19th - via:
Hi everyone! Saturday, we will visit the Wolpertinger in Gütersloh, Germany. In this top-notch board game store, we will play Among Cultists the whole day! 3 tables with 7 players each from dusk till dawn :D We will prepare video and picture... (Read More)

Language night phases?? MAYBE! + AMA answers...

January 18th - via:
Hi everyone! Today more video content :) AMA Video with all our insights Night phases in different languages Hard facts about the epic night phases in different languages. We need your help here! If we don't get enough backers of those Countries, we... (Read More)

Pick of the week!! The hunt through the looking glass... !em pleh

January 17th - via:
Hi everyone! Man, we have great time here and enjoy the campaign every day minute by minute. It is lots of work but we hope you also enjoy the campaign so far! The best things are yet to come ^^ Click for details :) Essen Spiel 2022 Today we wil have... (Read More)

The story behind Among Cultists 🕵🏻‍♂️🐙 + seal of approval

January 16th - via:
Hi everyone! Psssst! Thank your for your great story ideas about Yuki's past. You can vote here for the best story. I think he smiled a little bit so this was a good job! However, tomorrow the hunt continues.... and I think the next riddle could be... (Read More)

The creepiest sound you can ever hear underwater! Let's dive deep INTO THE ABYSS!

January 15th - via:
Hey everyone! Get over here. Are you okay? You were so quiet, I was already worried. We only got 1 background story for him. You are smart, you already proved it here, this looks also pretty good, but aren't you creative as well? You can still help... (Read More)


January 14th - via:
Hi everyone! I am sure you trolled us here, right? yesterday I checked this 4x times. Every time a draw. Even today there is a draw XD Maybe we should also start to drop some Rick Roll links, what do you think? ;) Btw we entered BGG Hotness Top 6,... (Read More)

BECCA SCOTT enters the game?! Best game experience of 2022?! BGG Hotness Top 15?!

January 13th - via:
Hi everyone! We hope you are fine :) Thanks for being here with us <3 Lots of backers are already hyped about the "Your Party in the game" add-on and they want to start editing pictures for it.... so here are the sizes you need: For the round wood... (Read More)

Win a GAMING TABLE + never seen before insights

January 12th - via:
Hi everyone! We entered BGG Hotlist and we are soo thankful. We are just a small indie publisher with 4 guys, so getting so much traffic is insane for us and we are speechless and super happy. Thank your for helping us here! As a big thank you we... (Read More)

The hunt for the ancient secret begins...

January 11th - via:
Hi everyone! Yesterday, we showed you that also kids within 10-13 years already understand and play Among Cultists pretty well after 15 minutes of teaching the rules. So this game is family friendly, even if it is a Social Deduction game ;) Thanks to... (Read More)

We played AC with kids in a school & they backstabbed us! + RocketbeansTV & more?!

January 10th - via:
Hi Everyone! Day 1 is done and now we are going forward! Step by step, like every good Investigator would do, right? People are always worried that a game could be to hard to teach to their group and we absolutely understand this feeling. Why backing... (Read More)

Stretch goal update #1

January 9th - via:
Sorry Cultists... ... but the Investigators have been faster. This time. They searched the rooms and already found a lot of loot. So what do we have here? All game boxes (for the core game, the 2 expansions and the add-on) have been upgraded to a... (Read More)

Here we are.... and FUNDED in 12 minutes 🕵🏻‍♂️🐙

January 9th - via:
Dear Investigators & Cultists Hello together!  Finally, we are back on Kickstarter!! That was incredibly fast! Thank you very much.  So we are officially done: WE ARE FUNDED! We are incredibly happy and thankful from the bottom of our hearts.... (Read More)

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