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A project in San Diego, CA by Red Unit Studios

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Tactical, turn-based, tabletop-style wargame series for PC, Mac and mobile devices with complex and smooth gameplay.
Backers: 295
Average Pledge Per Backer: $35

Funded: $10,263 of $30,000
Dates: Apr 7th -> May 7th (30 days)
Project By: Red Unit Studios
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Latest News

Update and final rewards.

April 26th - via:
Thank you for your support once again! But seems like we're a bit too far from our goal, and almost out of time. Kickstarter updates, changes and promo work take an incredible amount of time, and there's still a lot of work to be done with our actual... (Read More)

Warbands: Bushido Wants You to Wage Medieval Japanese Skirmishes

April 22nd - via:
Warbands: Bushido is an impressive looking digital tabletop skirmish game in the works for iOS and PC, and it's on Kickstarter now. (Read More)

We've passed $8000! Tell us about your gaming platform.

April 21st - via:
We've just passed a $8000 mark! And that's a good occasion to thank all our backers for their support, comments and great reviews you write all over the world. Seems like you've just answered our main question, whether an actual board game will be... (Read More)

Rulebook update #2! Dice mechanics.

April 20th - via:
Unlike video games, where all your chances are a random numbers without any clues on where they just came from, in board games dice rolls are some kind of a ritual, where pure luck defines either you win or loose. That's what we love most about... (Read More)

Warbands: Bushido on Steam Greenlight.

April 18th - via:
Hello there! Warbands: Bushido needs your help once more, now on Steam Greenlight. If you like our project, please, support us. There's link bellow, where you can find our project page. (Read More)

Rulebook update! Character sheet breakdown.

April 15th - via:
In a next few "Rulebook updates" we'll try to shed some more light on Warbands game mechanics, unit types, packs, various tactics, scenario add-ons, etc. So let's start with basic character parameters and abilities. 1. Unit type. Though Warbands:... (Read More)

News update! Gameplay trailer and "project we love" from kickstarter.

April 14th - via:
We're a few days from starting our Greenlight campaign. So some more info you will find on our Steam page soon. Still kickstarter gets the most attention. As a proof, you can find our new alpha gameplay trailer bellow.  It has some new effects,... (Read More)

Greetings from our animators)

April 13th - via:
Just finished our watermill animation. Only 8 frames, and our "test area" is alive and breathing. Wish some real tabletop terrains could be animated too. Some of them look absolutely gorgeous. Still in works though. So reflections, river and trees... (Read More)

Best wargame setting discussion!

April 11th - via:
We all love board games. But some ideas we love more, and some less. So what settings to you prefer and why? Is fantasy still a major deal, or maybe some ideas are undeservedly forgotten? Let us know!  (Read More)

Few screenshots more..

April 10th - via:
Thanks, everyone for all your help and comments! We vowed that there will be no "just-text" updates in Warbands: Bushido. So check out our latest screenshots from "red-vs-purple" skirmish (alpha build), while we come up with something interesting. =)... (Read More)

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