Kill the King

A project in Trondheim, Norway by Petter Schanke Olsen

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Kill the king is a strategic board game where two armies fight each other on the battlefield and on the castle walls.
Backers: 317
Average Pledge Per Backer: kr287 NOK

Funded: kr91,135 NOK of kr30,000 NOK
Dates: Sep 6th -> Oct 6th (31 days)
Project By: Petter Schanke Olsen
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Latest News

Stretch goal #8 unlocked 80 minutes left!

October 6th - via:
A new leader approaches.   You have unlocked The Beast master. He rides his own elephant and makes the other elephants faster and less prone to panicking. Good job!  The final stretch goal!  The next and final stretch goal is at 95000 NOK (11... (Read More)

3 hours left.

October 6th - via:
Less than 3 hours left of the kickstarter campaign. Help us unlock the final stretch goal before it is to late! The war elephants need their leader! Petter & Thomas.  (Read More)

Stretch goal #7 unlocked

October 5th - via:
Leader design. You have unlocked separate tiles for each leader type with its own individual design. That way you don´t have to remember the stats for each leader.     A new leader approaches.  The next stretch goal is at 90000 NOK (11 200$).... (Read More)

Stretch goal #6 unlocked

October 3rd - via:
Send out the war elephants!    It is official, the War elephants joins the mix. They can smash gates, and are good against cavalry and infantry but burning pigs may cause them to panic. You don´t want a big elephant panicking in the middle of... (Read More)

Which unit should we add to KILL THE KING?

September 29th - via:
The nominations are now closed. It has been some great suggestions for new units. Everything from ninja assasins to cows. Thank you so much. It has been a tough job picking out three alternatives. Now it is up to you to decide which one of the three... (Read More)

Stretch goal #5 unlocked

September 27th - via:
Unleash the flaming pigs!   Douse them with oil, set them on fire and send them towards the enemy. They explode as small fireballs on contact with other units or by arrows so dont let them get to close. But be aware once they have been set loose... (Read More)

Stretch goal #4 unlocked -

September 22nd - via:
The peasants are coming!  They may have poor attack and defense, but they are many! In the setup phase, they can even be placed on the fourth line. So the peasants is a good tool to make the enemy archers occupied when you advance with your... (Read More)

Stretch goal #3 unlocked

September 21st - via:
Roll out the Siege Towers! Do you want a safe transport to the walls? You got it. The siege towers are here. You can stack up your units, put them in the rolling towers and walk out on the walls. The transport might be slow and expensive but its... (Read More)

Stretch goal #2 unlocked

September 16th - via:
Bring forth the Ballista. You have unlocked another stretch goal. Good job! Now you can put the ballistas on the wall and shoot down upon your enemy. If you are attacking, you can use them to take out important units on the walls.  The next goal is... (Read More)

Stretch goal unlocked

September 11th - via:
Hello! The first stretch goal has been unlocked. Good job everybody. The next goal is at 50000 NOK (6100$). If we reach that amount we add a new unit called Ballista. A Ballista is kind of a light catapult that is more maneuverable.  If we unlock... (Read More)


September 7th - via:
Holy Moly, we just funded in under 48 hours. Congratulations to everybody who has backed us so far. I guess we are going to make a board game together! Now the journey really begins and we can start talking about Stretch goals. The more people that... (Read More)

The first 12 hours.

September 7th - via:
Hello everybody. The first 12 hours of the Kickstarter has passed and what a ride it has been. We have funded over 55% and chosen as a "Project We Love" by Kickstarter. This is our first campaign so we are very happy with this opening. We can't wait... (Read More)

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