Gruff: Rage of the Trolls

A project in Austin, TX by Studio Woe

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Rage of the Trolls is a tactical card game where players join forces using teams of monster goats to challenge troll boss-fights!
Backers: 736
Average Pledge Per Backer: $48

Funded: $35,479 of $10,000
Dates: May 30th -> Jun 29th (30 days)
Project By: Studio Woe
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Latest News

Conrey Unlocked! Just 24 hours left!

June 28th - via:
"I heard the voice of my old mentor calling to me through the fog of war. I cursed him for a hypocrite under my breath. How many times had he told me to never throw good blood after bad? I knew that death awaited my entire herd the moment the first... (Read More)

Final 36 Hours!

June 27th - via:
Here we are, in the last 36 hours. It has already been a very exciting day! We are less than 1k away from unlocking our next stretch goal shepherd Conrey!  We are using a system called Thunderclap to send out one final social media blast to... (Read More)

Konn The Immortal has been defeated!

June 24th - via:
"By the time my forces had arrived, it was clear that the battle had turned in favor of the trolls. The Immortal Konn's reputation seemed well earned. It seemed that no amount of force could put a dent in his horned hide. He pressed into Brat's... (Read More)

Funk has been inflicted!

June 23rd - via:
After a brutal battle, the forces of the Funkfiends were victorious. Grinder's terrifying combat prowess left him exposed to the pathogens of the Greenspan and now a terrible transformation has begun to take place within the gruff. Thanks to everyone... (Read More)

Final Week of the Campaign!

June 21st - via:
I just got back from Origins. It was a tremendous experience. It was really exciting to see so many Gruff Kickstarter backers in person. If you didn't make it out, this is what the booth looked like.  We have entered into the final week of the Gruff... (Read More)

Heading To Origins!

June 12th - via:
Hey Gruff Supporters! I wanted to post a quick update to let you know that I will be at Origins Game Fair for the next week! Come by and see me at booth #838! I will probably be updating the KS page less frequently while I am at the show. Thanks... (Read More)

Rage Reviews!

June 10th - via:
We are 11 days into the campaign and it has been an awesome ride so far! We are about 3/4 of the way to completion on all 3 of our social stretch-goals! If you have not done so yet, you can push us closer to these goals by... Becoming a "Fan" of... (Read More)

Kickstarter AMA, Origins Game Fair, and huge progress on Social Goals!

June 7th - via:
Hi you lovely Gruff enthusiasts! I will be running an AMA on www.reddit/r/boardgames at 10am CDT today (June 7th). Feel free to hop on in and ask me anything that strikes you interest!   Origins Game Fair is just a week away and Studio Woe will be... (Read More)

New Social Stretch Goals!

June 5th - via:
The first week of the campaign has been fantastic! Thanks so much for all your support! This week we have created new social stretch goals that will allow us to unlock Legendary Gruffs by spreading the word about the campaign!  Legendary Skitters... (Read More)

On the verge of Stretch-Goal 2! Meet Dr. Acrid

June 2nd - via:
Thanks to your support we are just $156 away from unlocking our 200% funding Stretch Goal! When we do we are going to recruit a new shepherd, Dr Acrid. This vile genius is the creator of the Funkfiends! You can learn all about him in our new story... (Read More)

Schnark, The Heartless, has been defeated!

May 31st - via:
What a tremendous day! We have over 300 backers and reached our 150% Stretch Goal! In other words Schnark has been defeated! "Like a flame on a summer's day, the ferocious troll Schnark burned brightly, then faded away. From his ashes a new threat... (Read More)

You Did It! Fully funded in 9 hours.

May 30th - via:
You did it! The first milestone of the campaign is complete. I am so grateful for your support and humbled by enthusiasm; but new challenges still await. I think the shepherd Brat said it best... "The monsterous corpse of Gildfisk had fallen. As the... (Read More)

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