The Highlander | A Damn Near Perfect Travel Backpack


A project in Newport Beach, CA by Ensignia Games

Cancelled by Creator

A game of piracy on the high seas! Buy, sell, and steal cargo while improving your captain's prowess and increasing your infamy.
Backers: 430
Average Pledge Per Backer: $50

Funded: $21,594 of $25,000
Dates: Jul 18th -> Sep 1st (45 days)
Project By: Ensignia Games
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Latest News


August 8th - via:
We’ve run aground Hello and my apologies, Kickstarter backers. We’ve been rather silent recently as we were confronted by a large decision to be made. As many of you have no doubt noticed, the wind seems to have left this project’s sails.... (Read More)

New artwork on the way!

August 1st - via:
New Captains!Our funding goal is right around the corner, so it's all smooth sailing from here, folks! As such, we've put our artists to work to show off some great new content. As our new artwork is revealed it will be added to the following grid:... (Read More)

Shipping Discounts for our European and Canadian Backers!

July 28th - via:
Shipping DiscountsWe are really excited to announce a huge discount for any backers within the EU or Canada. We have been able to cut shipping costs by 50% to those areas by utilizing Amazon's EU fulfillment centers! Old Shipping Fee: $20 New... (Read More)

We're back! And so is the color die!

July 26th - via:
We're Back!Thank you for your patience while we were out of contact. Our project got delayed and we were forced to start our project at a time that overlapped a scheduled trip. Again, thank you for your patience and you can now expect immediate... (Read More)

Components Overview

July 21st - via:
I've added a basic overview of our components list to the main projects page. Here is a little more detail regarding the Captains available in the game.  Woodes Rogers - An aggressive captain who earns silver for each successful plunder. Robert... (Read More)

Gameplay Video and Backer Avatars!

July 20th - via:
Here it is! The Gameplay Video has just been added!You can now watch a video featuring Rick Barnes and Joel Dievendorf explaining how to play Privateer.  Privateer is meant to be played with 3-6 players rather than 2, but this video will help new... (Read More)

Incredible First Day

July 19th - via:
First Day Down: Highest Trending Board Game on Kickstarter!Wow, what an amazing 24 hours. 35% funding on day one is an absolutely unbelievable accomplishment. Thank you so much to the huge support from our awesome community, family, and friends. We... (Read More)

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