Operation F.A.U.S.T.

A project in Belmont, NC by Robert Burke

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A bluffing and deduction game that takes place in occupied France during WWII. Save priceless art treasures from the Nazi scourge.
Backers: 902
Average Pledge Per Backer: $29

Funded: $25,747 of $14,000
Dates: Oct 20th -> Nov 17th (29 days)
Project By: Robert Burke
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Latest News

Rulebook, Updated INTEL Tokens! And Maybe Historical Notes?

November 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello all! Pledges have picked up a bit here in the last hours, thanks for spreading the word about Operation F.A.U.S.T. Luis has sent me the first draft of the final rulebook, as usual, he is doing a fine job of bringing cohesiveness to the look and... (Read More)

We Are Unlocking Some Stretch Goals

November 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello All, I have made a decision today to unlock a couple stretch goals and lower the amounts on the rest to put them in reach. The only cost of the digital rewards will be graphic design, so I have unlocked them. I also unlocked the 300gsm card... (Read More)

Who is Alfred Flechtheim?

October 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Alfred Flechtheim is the man we have chosen to feature on the Art Dealer card in Operation F.A.U.S.T. He started as an art collector who had the insight to collect works by artists whose value would sky rocket in the modern era: Van Gogh, Cézanne,... (Read More)

Thank You!

October 29th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Who are those dudes on the front of the Operation F.A.U.S.T. box?

October 29th - via: kickstarter.com
The iconic photo that we are using on the front of the Operation F.A.U.S.T. box was taken on April 12, 1945 after the US Third Army captured the central German city of Merkers-Kieselbach. The Germans were using the Merkers salt mine there to store... (Read More)

Tom Vasel Preview of Operation F.A.U.S.T.

October 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello friends! Good news. Tom Vasel did a preview of Operation F.A.U.S.T.  This is great because he only does previews for games he's excited about! Please share this Youtube video for us!http://youtu.be/c-tE_jZ7B-Y  (Read More)

Who is Juan Pujol Garcia?

October 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Juan Pujol Garcia is featured on the Double Agent card in Operation F.A.U.S.T. and was a real life double agent working for the British during WWII, but trusted by the Germans to their detriment. Codenamed Garbo, Juan Pujol Garcia was responsible... (Read More)

Who is Violette Szabo?

October 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Violette Szabo is the woman we decided to use for the Spy card in Operation F.A.U.S.T.  The daughter of a French mother and English father was born in Paris and moved to London when she was 11. Violette's husband was killed at the Second Battle of... (Read More)

Getting more backers

October 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

The Rape of Europa

October 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello friends!  We've had an awesomefaustarama in the opening couple of days of the campaign and I'm feeling optimistic that Operation F.A.U.S.T. will fund, and hopefully hit some stretch goals. If you're interested in the theme of the game, here's... (Read More)

Operation F.A.U.S.T. on Beer & Boardgames

October 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Did you know that Operation F.A.U.S.T. goes really good with beer? It's true, and the Beer & Boardgames crew provide the proof.WARNING: Some language in the below video is not safe for work or kids.  Please share this video with those you think... (Read More)

Thank you for a great first day!

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello friends, I want to thank you all for such a GREAT first day. It's so important to have success out of the gate to build momentum, and by backing us early you helped us do that. Within 3 hours of launch you drove us to be the most popular... (Read More)

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