Yana & Ceri: Love

Vanguard of War - Tower Defense boardgame with zombies!

A project in Boise, ID by Load Board Game

Funding Successful

Tower Defense board game with 50+ miniatures. The Second Printing, enhanced with zombies, new heroes and gamemodes!
Backers: 1331
Average Pledge Per Backer: $114

Funded: $151,646 of $20,000
Dates: Jul 17th -> Jul 31st (14 days)
Project By: Load Board Game
Aw shucks, no tags yet. +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.



current pledge level
Last Updated: July 31 @ 10:01 -0400 GMT


of goal
funding period ended


trending toward
Trends are not projections.


of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

Vanguard of War Director's Cut

July 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey guys,Last 24 hours of our Campaign are coming closer. And we've decided not only to unlock all Stretch Goals but also propose you something. Is anyone for Director's Cut version of a game? We had a few ideas that did not make into the final... (Read More)

All Stretch Goals are unlocked

July 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello guys,let's do this - let's get this started - let's unlock everything, regardless of funding status. What are we unlocking now? Space Adventures - add-on upgrade - adding new events and items to the Core game, while "Zeta" add-on is in use.... (Read More)

Tomb contest final phase, heroes and antiheroes

July 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear backers,we got plenty of news, especially about what's coming in Pledge Manager. Pale Rider the Sky First of all, due to insane amount of demand, we decided to put Pale Rider Set in Pledge Manager as an optional buy. At this stage we are not... (Read More)

Fate of Delta Squad, Mega Add-on Storage

July 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello guys,this is going to be one of our major updates during this campaign. It's about Delta Squad, a 4 heroes who have more fans than anyone anticipated in ruthless VoW reality. Amount of work you have put in explaining us, why you love those... (Read More)

Chronicle X addon gets an upgrade

July 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi guys, it took us a while but here we go - Vanguard of War will go full X-files with this upgrade. I want to believe This upgrade adds extra components to Zeta Add-on. You will get thematic events in Hope and Darkness cards, also extra items that... (Read More)

Social Media Stretch Goal unlocked? Hell yeah!

July 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, as Dave is on vacation, I will carry on his duties, trying my best to meet Dave's top notch community management standards. My name is Michal and here comes craziest Stretch Goal we have ever invented. It comes unlocked by default.... (Read More)

Why add-ons in Second Printing of Vanguard of War are game changers

July 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Looking at the new add-ons your probably thinking something along the lines of: "yeah the new Overlords and abominations look cool, what do they bring to the table?"🤔 They bring a lot, not just pain and misery to your heroes. Each one of these new... (Read More)

Stretch Goals and Zombies

July 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Survival Game Mode Looks like another stretch goals has been unlocked: Survival Mode, how long will you be able to survive against the unstoppable hordes? Survival Game Mode comes as a printed set of rules. For survival mode you are attacked by... (Read More)

The first 24 Hours

July 18th - via: kickstarter.com
It has been 24 hours since we launched the Kickstarter, we managed to hit our goal in the first hour. So thank you to everyone who backed so far. At the time of writing this update we have over 900 backers and counting. So far you have managed to... (Read More)

Captain Copper-Bottom Unlocked

July 18th - via: kickstarter.com
We have more goodies unlocked, here is a rundown of what we have: Hell Master Tokens, these will be used in Hell master mode to track how many Heroes have been slain by the Hell-master. These tokens can be used in a variety of ways to beef up your... (Read More)

Chewing Demons since Jurassic

July 17th - via: kickstarter.com
You did this, Mech Jaw Hero is running free across Vanguard of War gameboard, happily swallowing minions and abominations. Now you have seen everything Thanks to you! We are reading every comment, tomorrow in the morning (we are from 🇵🇱Poland,... (Read More)

We did it

July 17th - via: kickstarter.com
That's right guys, we did it. In just 1 hour we managed to hit our Kickstarter goal😎 so thank you to everyone who helped us get there. We hope more backers will come along and help to unlock the rest of the stretch goals, speaking of which, we... (Read More)

NEWS: Kickstart the Vanguard of War

July 17th - via: happymetalgeek.com
Coming from Archon Studio onto Kickstarter is Vanguard of War Tower Defense board game with 50+ miniatures. The Second Printing, enhanced with zombies, new heroes and game modes! (Read More)

Archon Studio Bringing Back Vanguard Of War With Added Zombies

July 6th - via: beastsofwar.com
Archon Studio is going to be coming back to Kickstarter on 17th July for the second printing of Vanguard Of War. This time, however, the game is going to be coming to Kickstarter alongside a new Heroes Vs Zombies expansion. (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!
Performing maintenance. Some data may be briefly unavailable but is being collected and will be applied shortly.