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A project in Surprise, AZ by Talon Strikes Studios

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Build a Criminal Syndicate, produce illegal alcohol, take on your Rivals and earn the most Respect to Dominate and take over the town.
Backers: 131
Average Pledge Per Backer: $77

Funded: $10,108 of $35,000
Dates: Sep 19th -> Oct 20th (31 days)
Project By: Talon Strikes Studios
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Latest News

Final 24 hours

October 19th - via:
Greetings Syndicate Members, Well, the final 24 hours are upon us. First I would like to thank each one of you for pledging on this project. It is awesome to have the support.  Second, we will continue to work hard on bringing this game to market.... (Read More)

Mission 6: Greased Palms

October 15th - via:
Mission 6: Greased PalmsThe reward for mission 6 is For this Mission your reward is to replace the art on the Capo with your own personal art. You will send in a Photo and that art will be placed onto the Capo card. This will be set to you and you... (Read More)

The Clock is Ticking Down

October 14th - via:
Greetings Syndicate Members, With 5 days left we are closing in on what is to become the busiest time for a KSer campaign. Please continue to share the project as much as you can. There is a lot of game here for the asking price. Mission 6 will be... (Read More)

Strong Drink

October 9th - via:
Greetings Syndicate Members,   Black Mask 5 is out!   Check it out and Share It!  (Read More)

Mission 5: Girl Friday

October 8th - via:
Greetings Syndicate Members, Mission 5: Girl Friday Well let's see what Capo Hawthorne has you doing this time around. Duce is up to no good. Lets take a look! Here is the avatar reward for Mission 5  The in game reward for Mission 5 is custom art... (Read More)

Entering the Final Stretch

October 6th - via:
Greetings Syndicate Members, As we enter our final stretch here we do have a ways to go, but some of the content we have been waiting for is finally pushing out this week. Still have a few reviews being edited.  Initial Impressions from Jeff King of... (Read More)

Testing the Waters

October 4th - via:
Greetings Syndicate Members, Black Mask 4 is out Check it out and Share It!  (Read More)

Mission 4: Stake Out

October 2nd - via:
Greeting Syndicate Members,  The story continues. Head on over and check in with Capo Hawthorne and lets see what is next on his agenda for you.   Mission 4: Stake Out Avatar reward   You will also get a 2nd Store Front Card you may personalize.... (Read More)

Black Mask

October 2nd - via:
Never Look BackGreetings Syndicate Members, Black Mask #3 is Out Check it out and share it!  (Read More)

A Message From Mike

October 1st - via:
Greetings,      It is exciting to take part in a Kickstarter Campaign. We have been up and running for over a week and everyday we get just a little closer to our goal. I want to thank everyone for helping us make this dream come to life.  We... (Read More)

Mission 3: Nice Tail

September 29th - via:
Greeting Syndicate Members, The story continues. Are you starting to see the use of information and its value? This next mission is very important to the Kickstarts. Head on over and check in with Capo Hawthorne and lets see what is next on his... (Read More)

Back Story: Scary Stories

September 28th - via:
Greetings Syndicate Members, Check out the the next back story update!  (Read More)

The Embalmers

September 28th - via:
Read about The Embalmers in "The Flapper" you can see there some of the history and all about their special abilities.   Jason and Mike  (Read More)

Lethal Ladies Update!

September 26th - via:
Huge News!Greetings Syndicate Members, We were awaiting some information that was delayed in reaching us. We got this information this week and we wanted to share that with you.  Consigliere  Level Extended We also added more 200 dollar custom... (Read More)

Make Your Own Syndicate

September 24th - via:
Greetings Syndicate Members, We were able to recruit some more members over the last day. The word from "The Fish" is we can improve our visibility by showing our recruitment site to other hang-arounds and potential members! there will be more... (Read More)

Back Story: Choices

September 23rd - via:
Greetings Syndicate Members! We were able to bring a few more members into the fold today. The worth of our Syndicate climbs with each person we stick on the Payroll. So here is your standing orders, the more members yous guys are able to recruit the... (Read More)

A Word from Jason

September 23rd - via:
Hello, We have had a bit a of slow start as we move into the day 4 here. There is lots happening this week, Many of the reviews are slated to come out this week. We were mentioned on a Podcast in the 24 minute mark that released yesterday by:... (Read More)

Mission 2

September 22nd - via:
Mission 2: Over the Bridge I hope you enjoyed Mission one the story continues here in this mission. Take down the information and pass it back to your contact. The plot is starting to unfold for you and the story is only going to get more in depth... (Read More)

Message From Mike!

September 22nd - via:
Good Morning Everyone, Today I wanted to talk about the Creative Card Management mechanic we created in Hooch. This mechanic causes you to make some rather difficult decisions during game play. The first thing the active player does is discards down... (Read More)

The Flapper

September 21st - via:
Read about The Palookas in "The Flapper" you can see there some of the history and all about their special abilities. Jason and Mike  (Read More)

Mission 1: Speaking Easy

September 20th - via:
Looking to get into a crew and make a name for yourself, you get your friend Tommy to make introductions. The Kickstarts are known for their commercial interests, something you know a thing or two about from your days as a contractor. Heck you built... (Read More)

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