Monsters & Knights card game

A project in Hyannis, MA by crazyjoesgames

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Monsters and Knights is a table top card game for 2-6 players. Compete to slay the most monsters or eat the most knights.
Backers: 260
Average Pledge Per Backer: $19

Funded: $5,001 of $2,500
Dates: Mar 10th -> Apr 9th (30 days)
Project By: crazyjoesgames
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Latest News

Thanks so much, Stretch goals met!!!

April 9th - via:
Thank you so much to everyone who has supported this project,  This has been an amazing 30 day experience, and no matter what final funding is, I already contacted Francis and told him I'll pay for the new Fair Maiden Illustration because I really... (Read More)

24 Hours to go!

April 8th - via:
Hi Everyone, thank you so much for the support for this project, The project funding ends tomorrow April 9th at 3:10 pm US eastern time. Please help spread the word letting all your friends know so we can push for the Fair Maiden stretch goal. Thanks... (Read More)

200 backers, upgraded tuck box stretch goal met!

April 5th - via:
Hi everyone, thanks so much for helping reach this stretch goal, This means the tuck boxes for the standard game will now be nearly double the quality and more durable, I'm so glad this goal was met, thanks so much to everyone who's spreading the... (Read More)

International Table top day, Sat April 5th

April 4th - via:
Saturday April 5, is international table top day: If anyone is attending a local event tomorrow and wants to try out monsters & knights, I thought I'd remind everyone the print and play file is available to download, ... (Read More)

Design Unscripted

April 3rd - via:
Hello everyone, Thanks for all the fantastic support for Monsters & Knights, In this update I wanted to share with you a project on kickstarter called "Design Unscripted"  Basically its an art book featuring work from a whole bunch of students... (Read More)

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April 3rd - via:
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$3k Villager card stretch goal met!

April 2nd - via:
Hi and thanks to everyone helping fund this project and hit some of the stretch goals! The $3,000 stretch goal of having the villager card added to everyone's game is met! This means that as soon as the project funds I can afford to pay Francis for... (Read More)

Stretch goals

March 29th - via:
Hi everyone, Very close to 200 backers and the $3,000 villager stretch goal! If your a new backer and want to see some of the previous updates you can find that on the kickstarter page right above the video (see image attached) Thanks so much for all... (Read More)

Collector edition signed card

March 27th - via:
Hello and thanks for the support with the project, This card will come in the collector edition box of monsters and knights, it will be one card with these images printed on the front and back, signed by both myself and Francis: Thanks everyone, 13... (Read More)

Funded! New puppet video!

March 24th - via:
Hello everyone, thanks to everyone who helped reach the initial goal! Still 14 days left, hope we can reach some of the stretch goals. I had a lot of good feedback  about the puppet, so I went ahead and made a new video, enjoy!  Thanks so much... (Read More)


March 24th - via:
Hello, Thanks everyone for the support, so close to reaching the initial goal, let your friends know about the project! Kicktraq is a site that tracks and projects a campaign's funding goals. So far looks good for reaching the stretch goals, just... (Read More)

Print and play available!

March 22nd - via:
Hello everyone, The print and play file was approved and available to download under the file section on the board game geek page for monsters and knights: If you haven't seen the last... (Read More)

50 Board game geek fans!, New Reward level Monsters & Knights collectors edition!

March 21st - via:
Hi everyone, Thanks so much for the support and reaching the first stretch goal of 50 fans! I'm working on uploading the print and play file to the game page, I'm sure it will take a few days to be approved. On another note:  New... (Read More)

Streamlined card text, details of game mechanics

March 19th - via:
Hello everyone, Thanks to all the new backers, and all the project support, I wanted to share the break down of the game design mechanics in this update: When slaying/eating monsters/knights the trumping order is reflected by the point value for the... (Read More)

Great first week

March 18th - via:
Hi everyone, Thanks so much for the support and a fantastic first week, happy St. Patrick's Day. Joe.  (Read More)

Neon color funny story

March 16th - via:
Hello everyone, I wanted to share some information about how myself and Francis collaborated on the colors for the card game, but first; When Francis made his video talking about the project, he sent me two videos, and I had such a tough time... (Read More)

Knight Illustrations

March 14th - via:
Hello everyone, Thanks again for the support, let everyone know about the project, share it with your friends. When I first talked to Francis about this project this was the description I gave him for the art direction for the card Illustrations: "... (Read More)

Monster Illustrations

March 14th - via:
Hello and thanks to all the new backers, I want to share some more of the original illustrated ink images: The monsters: When I talked to Francis about approaching these illustrations, I mentioned because of the names of the monsters being related to... (Read More)

Hungry monster, Monster slayer,

March 12th - via:
For an update today I wanted to share some of the behind the scenes information about how these cards came about, as well as the original black and white illustration images done for these cards. When I approached Francis about including these new... (Read More)

Card text

March 12th - via:
Hello everyone, Thanks so much to all the new backers who are supporting the project, let all your friends know about it. If I haven't gotten to thanking you yet I hope to get to that very soon. Some small changes to the text on some cards has been... (Read More)

Great Start!

March 11th - via:
I'm more than happy with the amazing amount of support after the project has only been on Kickstarter for 1 day! Thank you so much everyone who has already backed the project, I really need your help in getting the word out about Monsters &... (Read More)

$12 Early Bird all gone!

March 10th - via:
Thanks so much for all the early support from everyone,  there is now a $14 early bird reward level added! Please let your friends know, Thanks so much! Joe.  (Read More)

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