Steampunk Pirates Bicycle Deck

A project in Portland, OR by Nat Iwata

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Steampunk and Pirates come together like never before. A companion deck to the wildly popular Steampunk Cthulhu deck.
Backers: 1352
Average Pledge Per Backer: $33

Funded: $44,481 of $18,000
Dates: Sep 22nd -> Oct 23rd (31 days)
Project By: Nat Iwata
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Latest News

Last Art Update! Hours to go Evelyn Kriete Joins the Deck!

October 23rd - via:
Evelyn Kriete Comes Aboard!I'm very pleased to share the last art update before the campaign ends and to announce that Evelyn Kriete has agreed to join the deck as the Steampunk Pirate Queen of spades. Evelyn Kriete is an artist, editor, fashion... (Read More)

Phil Foglio, the last 2 days, one more card! Art Update!

October 21st - via:
Phil Foglio Joins the Deck!!!You asked for him, and he graciously agreed to comply, I'm very delighted to announce that Phil Foglio has lent us his likeness for the King of Hearts (the same suit as Kaja). Phil Foglio is a multiple award winning world... (Read More)

Bicycle Steampunk Pirates: three decks and five days left

October 18th - via:
A few days ago I published an interview with Nat Iwata because of the launch of his latest deck : Bicycle Steampunk Pirates. The campaign, as predicted, has been a success and with just 7 days left to the end, it has already achieved almost twice its original funding goal. (Read More)

Bicycle Steampunk Pirates: tres barajas y cinco días para el fin

October 18th - via:
Hace unos días publiqué una entrevista con Nat Iwata con motivo del lanzamiento de su última baraja: Bicycle Steampunk Pirates. La campaña, tal y como auguraba, ha sido todo un éxito y a falta de 7 días para su finalización ya ha conseguido casi el doble de su objetivo de financiación original. (Read More)

Add-on questions, the other Foglio, and more piratey goodess!

October 16th - via:
Add-onsI'll make this a brief so that you can go enjoy your hump day, but I've been getting a lot of the same questions about add ons and I wanted to address them to everyone. Here's the short and sweet guide: In this example, Jimmy has pledged $30,... (Read More)

Kaja Foglio, co-creator of Girl Genius, joins the deck!!! Art Update!

October 14th - via:
New Celebrity Portrait!I am thrilled to announce that Kaja Foglio has agreed to appear as our Queen of Hearts!  Kaja Foglio is an award winning, best selling author, artist, and publisher. Winner of multiple Hugo awards and co-creator of the award... (Read More)

Tesla, coins, stretch goal sooo close! - Art update

October 7th - via:
$30k Stretch Goal Within Reach!!!So as one of you put it, my hand has been "hovering over the Plunder cannon" for the last couple of days, as we teeter on the brink of $30k in funding. What a tease, but I have no doubt we'll hit the goal and the... (Read More)

Quick sneak peek at the Plunder Edition tuck design

October 1st - via:
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New Author portrait, add ons and stretch goals! Art update.

October 1st - via:
*I added a "Recent Activity" widget to the top of the page so you can quickly see what has changed last without scrolling through the ENTIRE thing. Jay Lake joins the deck!I am very excited to share the new Jack of Hearts, drawn in the likeness of... (Read More)

Pips, Prints, Poe, Plunder! Art update +

September 28th - via:
Pips' Story & Prints Unlocked!Hey everyone! Things are still climbing and stretch goals are getting unlocked quickly! So far you've unlocked: -$20k - A backstory for each of the 4 pips will be printed on the add cards-$22k - Signed Steampunk... (Read More)

Celebrity Card, Coin pics!

September 26th - via:
Celebrity Card! I know, I didn't let the suspense build for very long, but I'm going to reveal our Celebrity card! I'm very pleased to announce that Mr. G. D. Falksen has lent his likeness to our King of Spades! Many of you have probably seen his... (Read More)

FUNDED in under 48 hours!!!

September 24th - via:
Fully funded = you guys are amazing. I'm not sure exactly when it happened because I was asleep, but sometime in the wee hours of the morning we hit our funding goal. Thank you, thank you, thank you! It was such a nice thing to wake up to :) Man,... (Read More)

Yo ho me Ace of Hearties! First art update!

September 23rd - via:
What a start!Ok, so it'll probably get real old for all of us if I try and talk like a pirate through this entire campaign, but I'll throw it in here and there: "Well sink me, me mateys, we've hardly but raised the jolly roger and me coffer is... (Read More)

The story behind Nat Iwata’s work and his new deck: Steampunk Pirates

September 12th - via:
Nat Iwata is a talented designer of playing cards. He begun in Kickstarter with a cool Steampunk Alphabet book, and he decided to enter in the playing cards design business with his Bicycle Steampunk Cthulhu project. After that success, he created the Bicycle Elves and Orcs deck and now he is going to release a new deck: Bicycle Steampunk Pirates. (Read More)

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