Heroes Of Metro City: Sidekicks & Storylines

A project in St. Louis, MO by 3Some Games, Inc.

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The only Create-Your-Own-Hero card game, now with MORE powers, MORE team dynamics, and MORE archenemies!
Backers: 503
Average Pledge Per Backer: $84

Funded: $42,292 of $38,500
Dates: Feb 4th -> Mar 10th (34 days)
Project By: 3Some Games, Inc.
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Latest News


March 9th - via: kickstarter.com
In our last Kickstarter, a lot of people said to us days and months later some version of "I didn't know [Reward X] existed or I would have pledged for it." We want to make sure that doesn't happen today, here in our last dozen or so hours. So, here... (Read More)


March 8th - via: kickstarter.com
First of all, we want to send out a big thank you to all our backers, no matter if you've given $1 or $500 -- You are helping to make this project possible and we're very grateful for that! But we don't want you to miss out on unique Kickstarter-only... (Read More)

Bonus Card Packs Preview, Part II

March 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Been wondering about those awesome cards from the Vile Fiends and Time & Space Bonus Card Packs? Then, here are two more card previews from each! I've had a couple emails from people who didn't know why there wasn't any art on these cards. My... (Read More)

See me Live on "Back It!" right NOW!

February 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Okay, I'll be on a live Google Hang out, starting at 6:45 CST (yes, like right now), talking about games, superheroes, and our Kickstarter project for Heroes of Metro City. If you want to watch it, here's the link:... (Read More)

Cardboard Republic Podcast!

February 27th - via: kickstarter.com
You may remember that Cardboard Republic previewed our expansion. But, they also interviewed me recently for their podcast, which was a lot of fun! Give their podcast a listen. And if you like it, let the folks at Cardboard Republic know! >... (Read More)

Share some Canned Air!

February 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Lead game designer David Boostrom was recently interviewed on the Canned Air podcast. We talked about the unique qualities of our game, what we like about super-powered heroes, and the new elements in the expansion. http://www.cannedairpodcast.com We... (Read More)

Instant Access!

February 24th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

The New Box Art!

February 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
You can see the new box art on the front page, but here it is again.  :)  And here are Adam Van Wyk's sidekicks characters up close -- so cool! We'd love it if you guys wanted to share the link to this new art! I bet those of you who are already... (Read More)

Review, Podcast, Stretch Goal Update!

February 20th - via: kickstarter.com
The Cardboard Republic just posted a review of the Sidekicks & Storylines Expansion. We really like what they had to say! We're going to have a podcast recorded with them pretty soon as well. Keep an eye out for it! We mentioned the podcast we... (Read More)

Box Art, Podcasts, and Stretch Goals. Oh My!

February 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Adam Van Wyk is working on an all-new cover image for the Sidekicks & Storylines game box. Above is a teaser of how those cover characters are coming along. When we have his final image complete and placed on the box design, I'll post that in a... (Read More)


February 17th - via: kickstarter.com
We hit $19,000 in funding just before midnight last night, adding a new card to the Sidekicks & Storylines box: Blazing Firearms! With 2 goals accomplished, you've helped us add 22 extra cards (two powers plus randomizer cards) into the... (Read More)

Wanna be on a Heroes of Metro City card?

February 16th - via: kickstarter.com
A handful of backers were able to be placed into the artwork of cards from our original game. They got to pick the artist from one of our available professionals and their faces (and characters) are now a permanent part of our Core Game... We have a... (Read More)

Prefunding Goals, Bonus Card Pack Closeups

February 15th - via: kickstarter.com
At the time of this post, there are still about 26 hours left until we reach the second pre-funding deadline at 12:00am tomorrow (CST). Hitting that goal would mean that everyone getting a copy of the Sidekicks & Storylines expansion will get 10... (Read More)

Be Mine?

February 14th - via: kickstarter.com
I just connected my Facebook page to this Kickstarter project and would be honored to have all of you as my friends. If you request me, I will gladly accept! If there's anyone you haven't told about our project that you think would like to know, this... (Read More)

We Heart Art!

February 12th - via: kickstarter.com
As Valentine's Day approaches, a waking dreamlike state falls over me, producing loving, tender thoughts of... Super-Powered Butt-Kicking, of course!Our Artists are awesome! Some attentive backers noted that we hadn't shared much art from the game... (Read More)

NEW Pre-Funding Goals Added!

February 7th - via: kickstarter.com
James and I have been overjoyed with the response and support of everyone who helped contribute to this project already and helped us achieve our first funding goal several days ahead of schedule. We decided the right way to respond to the outpouring... (Read More)

One Goal Down, Onto the Next!

February 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Yesterday, we crushed the first Pre-Funding Goal of $9,000. We wanted to do it in about 5 days and we did it in the first 30 hours! Super Strength is now a card that we're adding to the Sidekicks & Storylines expansion. How cool is that?! The... (Read More)


February 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow, guys. Just WOW. We've gotten 20% funding in under 24 hours and at $8,000+, we're almost to the first pre-funding goal of $9,000 (the Super Strength Power card) in JUST ONE DAY. That's astounding! Many backers have asked about the art options... (Read More)


February 4th - via: kickstarter.com
If we hit just $9000 worth of funding by the end of the day on Sunday, February 9… we will add an extra card into the Sidekicks & Storylines box. That one card is actually ELEVEN new cards, because it’s a Power card (with a Randomizer). ... (Read More)


February 4th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

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