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Wiseguys: A Game of Wealth, Power, and Respect

A project in Bolton, MA by Darrell Ferris

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Wiseguys is a game of bluffing, deduction, and calculated aggression for 2-8 players, set in the Golden Age of organized crime.
Backers: 61
Average Pledge Per Backer: $82

Funded: $5,025 of $5,000
Dates: Oct 11th -> Nov 10th (31 days)
Project By: Darrell Ferris
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Latest News

Update 11/10 - Stretch Goal #1 Reached!

November 10th - via:
Good news...with 7 hours left on the campaign we reached our first stretch goal! Every backer who is getting a full version of the game will receive heavier cash, respect and bullet tokens! Let's finish strong and unlock more stretch goals before the... (Read More)

Update 11/7 - FUNDED!!!!!

November 7th - via:
THANK YOU ALL!!!!!!!! Thanks to each and every one of you who has supported Wiseguys over the last month we are officially funded!!!!  You have allowed us to take our idea and turn it into a reality. Your support has been overwhelming and we are... (Read More)

Update 11/5 - Informant Revealed!

November 5th - via:
We are here with the last of our character revelations....The Informant!  Go undercover and learn the identity of your opponent's character and a face down character, and then choose which identity to assume that round!  The Informant allows for... (Read More)

Update 11/3 - Henchman Revealed!

November 3rd - via:
Our ninth character reveal is....The Henchman!  As the Don's personal enforcer, you collect a nice chunk of cash if you are sitting next to your boss that round.  Also, choose the Henchman if you want to avoid having your cash & respect... (Read More)

Update 11/1 - Don Revealed!

November 1st - via:
We're hitting the home stretch on the campaign with under 10 days left!  Please help spread the word so we can make sure we get this game funded and hopefully meet some of those stretch goals including expansion characters! Our eight character... (Read More)

Update 10/29 - Robber & New Gameplay Revealed!

October 29th - via:
Here is out seventh character reveal....The Robber!  The Robber makes those who are careless with their cash pay dearly!  Name a character, and when it is that character's turn, his or her owner must give you every last cash token they possess.... (Read More)

Update 10/27 - Counterfeiter Revealed!

October 27th - via:
We're halfway through the funding period and we've hit the $3K mark! Thanks for all the support guys and let's keep it going over the last two weeks of the campaign! Our sixth character reveal is The Counterfeiter!  The Counterfeiter has a similar... (Read More)

Update 10/25 - Loanshark Revealed!

October 25th - via:
We're back with our fifth character reveal.... The Loanshark! This guy turns the juice up on his clients!  During your turn you earn an interest (vig) of 2 extra cash tokens.  Use the Loanshark's tactic when you are in need of some quick cash! We... (Read More)

Update 10/23 - Kidnapper Revealed!

October 23rd - via:
Hey everyone!  Here we are with our fourth character reveal....The Kidnapper!  With the artwork done from the perspective of the culprit, the Kidnapper let's you derail your opponent's progress in one of two ways.  During your turn, name a... (Read More)

Update 10/21 - Launderer Revealed!

October 20th - via:
We're halfway to our campaign goal!  Thank you to everyone who has pledged thus far! Our third character reveal is the most versatile character.....The Launderer!  This guy helps you take your dirty cash and clean it into something "on the books,"... (Read More)

Update 10/19 - Bookie Revealed!

October 19th - via:
Hey everyone!  Thanks to all of our new backers since the last update!  We really appreciate the support! Here is our second character reveal....The Bookie! Look at that smurk, this guy is just the quintessential sleaze!  When you choose the... (Read More)

Update 10/17 - Arsonist Revealed!

October 17th - via:
Hey Wiseguys! Thanks again to everyone who has pledged and supported the game thus far in the campaign!   Every couple days from here on out I will be revealing the characters and their tactics. So without further ado, here is our first character... (Read More)

Update 10/14

October 14th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

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