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The Z Deck - A new card game platform

A project in Chapel Hill, NC by Robert Bolduc

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The Z deck begins a new era of card gaming. Each card has three aspects to it, instead of two, and features new card gaming technology.
Backers: 103
Average Pledge Per Backer: $73

Funded: $7,551 of $7,000
Dates: Sep 8th -> Oct 7th (30 days)
Project By: Robert Bolduc
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Latest News

Success! We're funded!

October 7th - via:
We dreamed of a new way to play tabletop games, and to build a community of players and designers to be part of it. Our dream has been realized with the creation of the Z deck and the successful funding of our Kickstarter project! We will continue to... (Read More)

New Card Back Design!

September 23rd - via:
This is what the card backs will look like! Isn't it exciting? The new backs have all the same great features and more! Counters on each side are now adorned with the elements transitioning from one to another down the length of the card. All four... (Read More)

Gameplay Videos on YouTube

September 20th - via:
Here we are! You can now view our gameplay videos on YouTube. Feel free to show them to your friends! Judge: Straight Double Flush: Election:... (Read More)

Election Gameplay Videos Ready!

September 17th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

PDF Pre-launch Cards and Straight Double Flush Gameplay Video Ready!

September 15th - via:
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New International Reward

September 9th - via:
Due to popular demand, we've added a new backer level. If you pledge $35 or more, we'll ship you a pair of decks - anywhere. We want to build a large community of game players and game designers, all over the world.  (Read More)

First 24 hours

September 9th - via:
We've gotten off to a good start.Thanks so much for your support! We'll be working on the gameplay and rules videos this week, so look out for those soon. We'll also be sending out the link to the PDF deck this week.   It's really exciting to be... (Read More)

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