Bellum: of Mutants and Men

Pirate Loot, A Card Game of Treasure and Treachery

A project in Seattle, WA by Jason Bulmahn

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A card game of Treasure and Treachery for 2 to 4 players. Designed by Jason Bulmahn with art by Scott Kurtz and Dylan Meconis!
Backers: 1407
Average Pledge Per Backer: $40

Funded: $56,435 of $16,000
Dates: Aug 21st -> Sep 20th (30 days)
Project By: Jason Bulmahn
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Latest News

10 Hours Left On Pirate Loot!

September 18th - via:
High Tide is almost upon us! The ships are about to set sail! The Pirate Loot Kickstarter is counting down its final 10 hours!I just wanted to send everybody one final update before the team and I close out this Kickstarter and get back to work... (Read More)

$40k Stretch Goal, 1K Backers, Pirate Loots Final Hours!

September 18th - via:
WOW!That's all that keeps coming out of my mouth! In the past 24 hours, not only have we reached 1,000 backers, but we've also cruised past the $40,000 stretch goal! That means that every backer at the Gunner level and above is getting another 6... (Read More)

Final Days of Pirate Loot

September 16th - via:
Hey there all, We are in the final days of the Pirate Loot kickstarter! The project comes to a close on Friday, September 19th at 9pm! I want to say thank you, again, for supporting this project. It means the world to me to see so many people commit... (Read More)

Pirate Loot Second Stretch Goal UNLOCKED!

September 13th - via:
Hey there all, I am excited to announce that Pirate Loot has surpassed $30,000 and we have unlocked the Second Stretch Goal! As a result, all backers at the Gunner level and above will be receiving 6 BONUS LOOT CARDS! These cards will be exclusive to... (Read More)

9 Days to Go and a New Backer Level!

September 3rd - via:
Hey there all, Just thought I would post up a quick update to share the progress and a bit of news. As of this update we at just over $1k shy from our second stretch goal, unlocking 6 bonus loot cards to all backers at the Gunner level and above!... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Unlocked + UNDEAD Pirates!

September 2nd - via:
Hey there all, Its been a crazy day! The cross promotion with Slap .45 has been a huge hit (see update #5) and as a result, we have crushed our first stretch goal! This means that there will now be unique art for the majority of the cards in the... (Read More)

Back Pirate Loot and Slap .45 and get BONUS Cards!

September 2nd - via:
Hi there everybody, Today I would like to announce an exciting promotion with another very successful project here on Kickstarter: Slap .45 This card game is a western style shootout, with you and your friends trying as quickly as possible to blow... (Read More)

Pirate Loot at PAX and Dragon*Con

August 27th - via:
Hey there all, We are almost at the end of the first week of the Pirate Loot Kickstarter. We reached our initial funding goal yesterday morning and are well on our way to our first stretch goal. This weekend, our motley crew is hitting up two huge... (Read More)

Pirate Loot is FUNDED!

August 25th - via:
In just under 5 days, we did it! Pirate Loot has achieved its funding goal, and it is all thanks to you! I am very proud of what our team has accomplished and very excited to have each and every backer aboard for this adventure. Thanks to you, we... (Read More)

We're at 65% of our Goal! Play Pirate Loot now!

August 22nd - via:
Hey there all, I am so thrilled to see the Pirate Loot Kickstarter race toward its funding goal. We are at 65%, which puts us within just a few thousand dollars from funding! To celebrate, we thought you should get a chance to play Pirate Loot right... (Read More)

Set Sail!

August 21st - via:
Hey there everyone! I know this Kickstarter is only a few hours old, but I want to let you all know that the team and I are totally floored by the outpouring of support for Pirate Loot! In just four hours we are over 35% funded, we've made the... (Read More)

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