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Overturn Rising Sands

A project in Mississauga, Canada by Foxtales Studios LTD

Cancelled by Kickstarter

Overturn is a 1-6 player semi co-op/turn based table top game featuring a rich story and unique game play in a magical world
Backers: 1093
Average Pledge Per Backer: $138 CAD

Funded: $150,795 CAD of $45,000 CAD
Dates: Jun 19th -> Jul 19th (30 days)
Project By: Foxtales Studios LTD
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Latest News

The Alpha Version of the Rule-book's issue and our side of the story

July 17th - via:
Dear Backers: During the last few days the campaign took a drastic turn after some of our backers pointed out that the rule-book we had shared was plagiarized from Massive Darkness.  Some harsh words have been said about our integrity and... (Read More)

'Overturn Rising Sands' Kickstarter caught plagiarising. Still on track to be funded.

July 17th - via:
Overturn Rising Sands is nearing the end of it's Kickstarter campaign and is doing incredibly well. Something is very, very wrong though. Lin investigates. (Read More)

Overturn: Rising Sands Controversy

July 16th - via:
I rarely if ever get to see board game controversies occur in real-time. The Kickstarter for Overturn: Rising Sands has been a complete and utter train-wreck the past week as allegations have emerged that the Kickstarter is indeed a scam. As I've been following along on Reddit, BGG, and social media, I wanted to compile (Read More)

Level 2: A peek inside one of the most challenging levels

July 14th - via:
As we are nearing the end of this campaign, we wanted to give you a tour of a really challenging story level. Half of that level was already covered in one of our last videos but here is what you will be facing:  Level 2: By the Bloodied Banks... (Read More)

Rulebook is up

July 8th - via:
Hi everyone, The rule-book is finally up. Its for the core gameplay elements and will be much more detailed with scenarios which we have not detailed here for the sake of keeping the story under the wraps.  We cant thank you all enough for your... (Read More)

Wrath of the Demons Expansion

July 5th - via:
So lets talk about the expansions Artifacts have a very unique value in the world of Overturn. Possessing them grants players a unique advantages in the main campaigns or boss bights. Some artifacts can be found by interacting with NPCs through... (Read More)


July 5th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  People asked how many scenarios and campaigns were there in the whole game. Have a look.   (Read More)

Welcome To Drish Barahir Part III

July 4th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  Enjoy this two part fast forwarded where you get to see a small glimpse of what the boss battles and their scenarios will look like.   (Read More)

History of Oasis Lands Part II

July 2nd - via:
Year 500 of the Great Migration   Too much prosperity breeds contempt and greed. The kingdoms of Oasis Lands flushed with life giving water and trade from the rich kingdoms of the North were soon at each other’s throats. 50 years of bloodshed and... (Read More)

The History of Oasis Lands

July 1st - via:
Three thousand years ago, Oasis Land was nothing but a mass of perpetually swirling dunes that makes up the great desert of Eternal Sands now. The land was barren and nothing but sand and brimstone survived under the merciless glare of the sun.... (Read More)

Welcome to Drish Barahir Part II

June 30th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  Apologies for a lot of things: Apologies that it took a week to push this out. Apologies for our inability to handle a camera and lack of... (Read More)

Video coming up and backers helping us stay on our feet! Random rants

June 30th - via:
Hey everyone. Sincerest apologies for leaving you all on your own for like 24 hours. We have been working (finishing) this video which through shot kinda badly captures some really unique elements of Overturn's gameplay.  The comment section looks... (Read More)

Anzu, the Emperor's pet

June 27th - via:
The Emperor of Ifrit is an elusive figure. Even the beasts that roam in the desert of Eternal Sands and the city of Tilsim Hoshruba have barely seen him. He works from the shadows and even if he is found; one needs to go through his pet beast, the... (Read More)

From 3D to reality

June 27th - via:
Just wanted to share how some of our characters look from hand drawn artwork to 3D renders and finally as figurines. I am kind of proud of what we have done here. Hope you all like it too.  Digital Horios Horios Figurine Details Marakas Digital... (Read More)

Shahmaran: The Queen of Serpents

June 26th - via:
There is a city, invisible to human eye in the middle of the desert. Home to the demons of the forgotten myths and rustic folklore; Tilism Hoshruba is a city ruled by Ifrits and guarded by man eatnig monsters.  Shahmaran; the queen of serpents or... (Read More)

Early concepts: Birth of Overturn

June 26th - via:
Overturn has been in works for quite a few years. Humayun had conceived the game almost three years back and had a working paper made model that he showed me one warm evening in Karachi.  I was a purebred video gamer and not that big on board games... (Read More)

Welcome to Drish Barahir Part 1

June 25th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  Apologies in advance for the poor sound. We are poor and so is our sound. Was a bit nervous so kept saying Aldemish's name wrong. Darfish... (Read More)

Hello is us.....the faces behind the Foxtales

June 25th - via:
At the beginning we were a bit skeptical about showing our faces because we are kind of made out of mirror cracking material. But then our backers constantly clamored to see the faces who a lot of backers think will crash and burn during their first... (Read More)

Thank is a monster for you!

June 24th - via:
Dear backers, Each and everyone of you is simply awesome. It is because of your enthusiasm and belief in us despite this being our first ever endeavor on KS that we have managed to hit a mark we were simply not anticipating. The early backers... (Read More)

Video coming soon

June 23rd - via:
Our backers have been very insistent on getting up close with the gameplay of Overturn. We are gonna give everyone an insight into how the game is played. Its the first of many videos that we are planning to do focusing on different aspects of the... (Read More)

A look at the architectural designs for buildings used in Overturn

June 22nd - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  They dont just look cool on the board, but have their unique uses too. Where the shadow of a wall can save your hero from enemy's line of... (Read More)

Rebellion Reborn

June 21st - via:
Rebellion Reborn Thank you so much for your support amazing backers. Your enthusiasm for Rebellion Pledge compelled us to remove its limited time offer and make it a permanent pledge until the end of campaign. The Dragon and all its secrets are... (Read More)

6 Stretch Goals unlocked in less than 24 hours.....the rebellion is alive!

June 20th - via:
We cannot express our gratitude to everyone who made this possible. Despite all the odds and our debut venture on KS, the love backers have shown us has made us humbled. 6 major stretch goals have been unlocked within less than 24 hours. Thank you so... (Read More)

First stretch goal unlocked: The War Elephants are coming

June 19th - via:
You made it possible. Now get ready to face the wrath and might of War elephants from the the Southern Kingdom of Doriah Kild. They will pose an unprecedented level of threat for the players as a mini boss. The handsome and robust figurine will make... (Read More)

Thank you dear backers. Overturn has successfully been funded in record time!

June 19th - via:
In just 1 hour and 44 minutes, our amazing backers proved that anything is possible if you really want it to. Despite all the odds, we are fully funded and only moving upwards in record time. Thank you so much everyone. Keep the rebellion alive.  (Read More)

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