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Tug O' Lords: A Fantasy Card Game About Momentum!

A project in Fort Collins, CO by Chris Dixon

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Tug O' Lords is a fast-paced fantasy card game based on the tug-of-war game mechanic, where momentum is the key to victory!
Backers: 89
Average Pledge Per Backer: $43

Funded: $3,807 of $18,000
Dates: Nov 6th -> Dec 16th (40 days)
Project By: Chris Dixon
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Latest News

The Final Countdown!

December 14th - via:
I want to say thank you to everyone who has been a part of the project so far! We're down to the final two days of the Kickstarter, and even though it's looking like Tug O' Lords won't fund, I encourage everyone to go out and spread the word to get... (Read More)

Six Days, New Art, and Goin' Digital!

December 9th - via:
Hey everyone, with only six days left and 20% funding, it's probably going to be a pretty long shot to see this project funded, but let's keep the pedal down these last few days and really hammer it home and see where it ends up! We've received a lot... (Read More)

The Reviews Are Starting to Roll In

December 5th - via:
We've had three reviews of Tug O' Lords recently as our prototypes arrived at their destinations, and so far people have liked what they've played! Please share these reviews with other potential backers and gamers. Let's get that word out there!... (Read More)

We need your help! Let's get it!

December 2nd - via:
We've had a pretty stagnant seven days since the Thanksgiving week, so let's try and regain some momentum and get the word out there! We've been running live demos at game stores up and down the front range here in Colorado. If there's a store you'd... (Read More)

Updated Print and Play Rules

November 27th - via:
Hey everyone, I updated the rules to include multi-path movement, as this has become standard gameplay now. Thank you to the backers that have downloaded and tried the print and play, and have been providing input on the game! Here's the link to the... (Read More)

Gettin' the Word Out!

November 20th - via:
Hey everyone! Sorry about the hiatus for a few days. I moved this last week and just got the new internet set up here, but that doesn't mean we haven't been busy! We've eclipsed $3.5k and steadily moving upwards! Thank you to everyone who has been... (Read More)

EU Rocks and...Bo Jackson?

November 13th - via:
After one really slow day, we picked the momentum right back up in the last 24 hours. Thank you for those of you who are new supporters! Eric Martin over at Board Game Geek (BGG) featured Tug O' Lords at the top of his Kickstarter roundup yesterday,... (Read More)

Two-Way Traffic and Kicking Boxes

November 12th - via:
We aren't quite a week into the project yet, and I wanted to take a quick second to thank everyone who is a part of the project already, and for the work everyone is doing to spread the word! Remember, there is a link to the print and play in update... (Read More)

Updated Print and Play with Castles and Terrain

November 11th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Steady Does It, Where's My Castle?, and Racing Stripes

November 10th - via:
We're now very close to that $3k mark in funding, and we're very happy with the comments and questions we've received about the game from those who have tried the print and play version (links to the files are found in Update #2). Steady SupportThe... (Read More)

50 backers and $2.5k!

November 8th - via:
We've eclipsed the $2.5k mark! Pledges are slowing down a bit from the first day, but let's really try to get the 100 backer mark by Sunday. I'm going to be doing quite a bit of local promoting over the next couple days to try and get people... (Read More)

The First Day, Lettered News, and a Night in the Woods

November 7th - via:
First off, I want to say thank you to everyone who has supported so far. We're just one day in and we're 11% (it went to 12% while I was writing this update!) of the way to the funding goal. The reaction so far has been great, and we're getting new... (Read More)

Four Hours Down, Already $1k+!!!

November 6th - via:
First and foremost, I am ecstatic to report that we are only just over four hours into the project and we've already raised more than $1,000! Thank you to all of the backers who have returned, and all new backers who have found their place in Tug O'... (Read More)

Backer Print and Play

November 6th - via:
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