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Coup - bluff & deception in the world of The Resistance

A project in Oakland, CA by Travis

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A quick playing card game of bluffing, bribery and manipulation for two to six players.
Backers: 5476
Average Pledge Per Backer: $30

Funded: $166,390 of $5,000
Dates: Apr 17th -> May 11th (24 days)
Project By: Travis
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May 11th - via:
The support has been tremendous - far surpassing my wildest expectations.  I truly appreciate your efforts and very much looking forward to getting your games to you.  (Read More)

Geek Haven: Kickass Games on Kickstarter

May 9th - via:
the surface of it, Kickstarter (and any of its sister crowdfunding platforms) isn’t half so righteous or so revolutionary. However, the similarities are there, like submarine treasure, for those who seek them out. If you’ve spent any time among crowdfunders (or you are one yourself), and you have a working nose, it’ll detect more than a whiff of grassroots anti-establishmentarianism. (Read More)

2 Days left - what your special edition of Coup will include

May 8th - via:
With all the stretch goals that have been unlocked, this is going to be a very special edition!  Thank you for helping make that happen.------------------------------------------------------------ These are all the great items that are being... (Read More)

Essen Pickup

May 7th - via:
Lots of questions on Essen pick ups - hope this update answers them. First - if you want to pick up at Essen, do not pledge to this project via kickstarter. Second - if you want to pick up at Essen, do go to... (Read More)

Backer excitement for Coup & the $110K stretch goal expanded by a backer suggestion

May 3rd - via:
I continue to be amazed by everyone's generous support! With one week left, now is the time for a big final push. I really want to thank TORTUGA (aka Ben Tinney) for filming and posting his excitement about the project and posting to YouTube and BGG.... (Read More)

International Standard Kredit - a shiny stretch goal

April 30th - via:
Thank you for help crash through the $90K stretch goal today!  Unique art on every card was one of the things that I personally was really looking forward to, and I hope that you are as well. Another favorite of mine is the $130K stretch goal - an... (Read More)

What is "The world of The Resistance" ?

April 29th - via:
Thank you all for your continued support.  We are closing in on the $90K stretch reward - the one I am very excited about because it means everyone will get alternative art cards to enable play up to 6 players with each role card being unique. ... (Read More)

Up, Up, UP - More stretch goals, More Add-ons

April 25th - via:
I continue to be amazed at the all the support that is coming in.  Thank you!!!! So we knocked down the $70K stretch goal rather easily - thank you for helping get the word out about this project, and if you haven't yet "liked" the project page,... (Read More)

The twelve pack level has to go

April 24th - via:
Per my update earlier today, kickstarter has revised their statement to me. Everyone in this level has to go to a different level - I recommend the ten pack level.  I have sent notes, but am unable to tell if the people got them because you can turn... (Read More)

The twelve pack is no more. The world is a safer place.

April 24th - via:
As someone pointed out to kickstarter, the twelve pack is against their policies.  So its been replaced with a ten pack that offers the same levels of discount for international backers looking to save on shipping and those in the US looking to... (Read More)

The Inquistors come to Coup & The Resistance - the $50K stretch goal revealed

April 24th - via:
Finally have the Inquisitor art to reveal - These are based on a randomly selected winner of the "Get in the Game" promo that Indie Boards and Cards did at PAX East with Foam Brain Games, and at a number to retail locations participating in TableTop... (Read More)

Update on Add-ons: Lancelot/excalibur promos, and expanding the six packs and the twelve packs

April 23rd - via:
Be getting lots of requests to customize your pledges.  So I am opening up the add-ons, sorry this is going to be a little complex because of the varying postal procedures that we will use so please read carefully and let me know where I might need... (Read More)

A big day!

April 23rd - via:
thank you everyone for a great day of support!  I am still waiting on confirmation back from manufacturer for my planned $50K stretch reward.  Honestly I had thought that $50K was as high as this would go, so a little caught off guard that its... (Read More)

Two new pledge levels - the six pack & the twelve pack

April 20th - via:
Buying ahead of the holidays and thinking that Coup might be the ultimate gaming stocking stuffer this year?  Looking to avoid the crazy shipping fees outside of the US? We've heard you, and are adding bulk purchase levels.  6 copies of Coup (and 6... (Read More)

Day two!

April 19th - via:
Thank you everyone for the fantastic support!  Pretty unbelievable what has already happened.  Things are going so fast you've out paced my updates and are well into the stretch goal map - thanks again for being so patient. This is where we are,... (Read More)

What is Coup? Rikki Tahta, designer of Coup explains!

April 19th - via:
Rikki Tahta - the designer of Coup explains his game to the BGG team at Essen 2012 Note - this is 1st edition of the game.  Rewards for this project will be for the same game (no changes to the rules), but the artwork & box will be different  (Read More)

Day one!

April 19th - via:
Thank you for the tremendous support.  And patience as I roll out our stretch goals - lets say that you've gone through many of the things that we we were looking to add as part of the rewards, but I am super excited about what we have to offer... (Read More)

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