Xenofaction: A Sci-Fi/Horror tactical boardgame.

A project in Rochester, NY by Theory 12 Games

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Command a squad of alien commandos, fight the Infected, Security Drones, rescue prisoners, evade monsters, and combat other players.
Backers: 95
Average Pledge Per Backer: $132

Funded: $12,527 of $10,000
Dates: Jan 6th -> Feb 11th (36 days)
Project By: Theory 12 Games
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Latest News


February 10th - via: kickstarter.com
We can’t thank all of our backers enough for sticking with us this whole time and wanting to be part of our project. We are so grateful and excited to move onto the next phases of this game by finishing up all the designs and sending off to print.... (Read More)

Home Stretch!

February 10th - via: kickstarter.com
So we are down to the last 24hrs and soooooo close to our first stretch goal!!! I think we will make it, but lets keep our fingers crossed.  Once the campaign ends, we will start sending out surveys to gather all the reward/add-on info we need, but... (Read More)

Results are in.

February 6th - via: kickstarter.com
It seems pretty unanimous, the vote for Player unit upgrades to be stand up pieces.For NPC unit, stand ups as well. Lastly, majority says make it a free goal at $16,000.So there you have it we will put up the goals accordingly today.  (Read More)

Official Survey

February 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Should have just used this the first time but here it is. Below is a link to a survey regarding Update #18 which explains details about our next stretch goal update and what should be included and how. Read the update, then come back here, use the... (Read More)

Quick Survey

February 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Ok first off, we added something to the first stretch goal. Now we can make our game board from better quality and have each section become interlocking with each other (as this size board will come in large sections to lay together). We think this... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Ideas?

February 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
We are hoping to make it to our first stretch goal of $13,500 and unlock the full illustrations for the game as well as the gripmat version of the game board add-on.So if we were to make a stretch goal at say $15,000-$16,000, that may be realistic if... (Read More)

Rules Posted.

January 31st - via: kickstarter.com
I was finally able to get together an ALPHA version of our rules. It's more than just a rough draft but not finished design wise at all and not complete with every piece. So it's yet to be called a BETA version haha. We have just had some many rough... (Read More)

New Add-On!!!

January 30th - via: kickstarter.com
So we have partnered with Break from Reality Games and came up with a great idea for an add-on. Normally the board will be in sections to piece together, standard laminate coating, but we were very intrigued by BFGs Gripmats, they just recently had... (Read More)


January 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Well you guessed it by the update title, we finally broke $10,000 and reached funded status!!!!! If that isn't enough for you, we have also partnered with another great game company to be able to offer you a unique and very cool add-on to unlock at... (Read More)

XenoFaction Not at Pair A Dice this Saturday 10am!!!!

January 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Sorry everyone there is a magic tournament at Pair A Dice this Saturday. However I am still free to do a game if anyone wants to play. I will contact millennium and Baldos Armory to see if they have a table available. I can also see about the Barnes... (Read More)

XenoFaction at Pair A Dice this Saturday 10am!!!!

January 27th - via: kickstarter.com
I will be at Pair A Dice in village gate this Saturday at 10am. , If you would like to play Xenofaction it will be first come first serve. I will try to get 2 games in if time permits.  (Read More)

More $225 packages opened.

January 24th - via: kickstarter.com
It just seems like to us, this is the right move, we all want more backers and to get this project funded ASAP. As far as costs for us go, at the $225 level we will work it out, the benefits are seeming to out weigh the costs, literally. We are... (Read More)

MAJOR UPDATE!!! First Stretch Goal now achieved!!!

January 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Ok so here's the deal. We were able to work out a deal with our manufacturers and it is now cost efficient for us to include 9 races in the standard Xenofaction game. We are marking that stretch goal as achieved once we reach our initial funded goal... (Read More)

More gameplay content added.

January 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Ok, so I added a few videos today, producing these videos formats and then uploading is taking longer than expectedbut I will have 1-2 more videos up before the days is over. One will also be a mock mini round of play with Amobiens, Sol Terras,... (Read More)

Bridging the gap.

January 14th - via: kickstarter.com
After some very insightful discussion with many of our backers, we agreed the jump from the limited early bird pledge level of the "Terror Infused" package at $200, to the unlimited full pledge level at $250 was too big of a gap. So we are offering a... (Read More)

Terror Infused re-opened?

January 13th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Apparently we need more!

January 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Ok so the "Terror Infused" package is selling like crazy! We definitely dod not expect that, but that really awesome regardless. So we are gonna work fast to come up with a new package that can be just as awesome but not alienate those who got the... (Read More)

New Videos Up.

January 10th - via: kickstarter.com
So we've just posted 2 new videos on the project page, one goes over the core contents of the game putting a visual to it all. It's only using base prototypes but you will get the idea. The second is a brief overview of the Xenofaction game board and... (Read More)

Avatar to help support XENOFACTION!

January 10th - via: kickstarter.com
To use this, right click on it and save it to your computer. Then upload the saved pic into your Kickstarter profile, Facebook or other sites to help spread the word!  (Read More)

New preview content!

January 8th - via: kickstarter.com
We have finally got a handful of extra content thrown up for you to preview and help better see the direction of our game. Give us a few more days and we will have a walk through video of some game play aspects and scenarios so we can really show you... (Read More)

New reward

January 8th - via: kickstarter.com
We had a few requests already for a T-Shirt so we decided to put one up with a cool textured Theory 12 Games logo. Add it on to a package you already have or will get, or just get the shirt by itself and help us in the process, it's all a win win.... (Read More)

We're listening.

January 7th - via: kickstarter.com
We have seen some of the comments so we are trying to fast track some more of the artwork and graphic design that we can post on here to help you get a better idea of our game. We are gonna post some more of the concept art as well, and possibly a... (Read More)

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