A project in Surprise, AZ by Talon Strikes Studios

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Winterborne is a unique Euro board game for 2-4 players with a fresh take on Deckbuilding and Kingdom Expansion.
Backers: 1179
Average Pledge Per Backer: $36

Funded: $42,118 of $20,000
Dates: Feb 19th -> Mar 22nd (32 days)
Project By: Talon Strikes Studios
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Latest News

Game Review: Winterborne – Gaming With Sidekicks

October 19th - via:
Winterborne is a deck builder that also brings kingdom building to the table. You will explore and expand, adding new cards and building up your overall reach. Trade and build to prepare for winter and see if you can discover your true Winterborne power! Winterborne is designed by Brian Suhre and illustrated by Danny Dufford. It is published by Talon Strikes Studios and is played with 1-4 players. (Read More)

Final Hours

March 21st - via:
Hello Strikers, Welcome New Backers! I would like to thank everyone that gave feedback on the scoring options. We have discussed all the different options and talked about all the feedback that has been given. We will do the score track on the... (Read More)

Final Week and Art Choices

March 17th - via:
Hello Strikers, Final 5 Days! Welcome all our new backers! 30k Awesomeness!!!! Thank you folks for the support with Winterborne. This is the most backed Talon Strikes game now! New Stretch goals are up and we have a few more we would like to hit.... (Read More)

More Winterborne Goodness!

March 12th - via:
Hello Strikers, WELCOME NEW BACKERS!  Thank you for joining us! This is just a short update to make you aware of a few things! Here is a link to the play through for of Winterborne. There was a technical issue at the beginning but we got it sorted... (Read More)


March 11th - via:
Hello Strikers, Solo Mode Is Here! Play your mighty clan against the hated Balaur clan from the old world. Your Heroes will face off against the Balaur in three different modes of play. Starting with 3 Objectives you can scale the difficulty of Solo... (Read More)

Micro Badge Goodness and new Goals Added!

March 5th - via:
Hello Strikers, Still on the HOTNESS! WELCOME NEW BACKERS! We have a new thread going over on BGG where you can get the Striker Micro Badge. Please go by there and check it out and comment and get your micro badge. HERE New Stretch Goal added... (Read More)

FUNDED and the Longboat Unlocked!

March 2nd - via:
Hello Strikers, FUNDED!  Very Awesome to hit the funded mark. With 20 days to go that is plenty of time to bring in new backers to the project.  We unlocked the Longboat! This Exclusive Meeple will now be something every backer will get! We are... (Read More)

Solo Mode and over 75% Funded!

February 26th - via:
Hello Strikers, Welcome new backers! We pushed over 75% of our Funding Goal today! Thank you! I wanted to share a few things I am excited about. The Longboat is back! We only need 84 more Fans of Winterborne to unlock the First Player Marker! This... (Read More)

Hotness and Thumbs

February 23rd - via:
Hello Strikers, We have landed on the Hotness List on Board Game Geek and this is very exciting! I have added some new photos and would love to get some thumbs! This helps us to become even more visible:   ... (Read More)

Thank you for a great First Day!

February 19th - via:
Hello Strikers, Thank you for a great first day!  Thank you for backing Winterborne and being a part of the magic that is Crowdfunding. We have lots of great goals we would like to achieve for this game. There is the 72 reward for all backers if we... (Read More)

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