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Cultistorm - More than an ordinary Board Game

A project in Boca Raton, FL by Purple Meeple Games

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A Lovecraftian gaming experience, 14 expansions, miniatures, 500+ narrative stories, anthology, soundtrack, metal badge and more
Backers: 916
Average Pledge Per Backer: $156

Funded: $143,008 of $115,000
Dates: Apr 30th -> May 21st (21 days)
Project By: Purple Meeple Games
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Latest News

The last 24 hours’ announcement and the last minor expansion

May 20th - via:
Tomorrow by this time, the Kickstarter Campaign of Cultistorm will be officially over. We thank the 850+ brave investigators, dedicated board game and Lovecraft fans, who joined our cause. Thanks to your support this project will be able to see the... (Read More)

Get to know us! Let us introduce to you the team behind Cultistorm!

May 19th - via:
There already is a short introduction of Purple Meeple Games here on Kickstarter, and we also made several smaller mentions about members of the team (e.g. in update #2, #6, #10). However, we believe it is best to do a complete update with a detailed... (Read More)

We have almost reached the final days… And the forces of evil go on vacation!

May 18th - via:
Finally, a short respite – the forces of evil go on vacation! Introducing the Research Events expansion In this expansion deck, a lot of new and unexpected events are waiting for our detectives conducting research. While most of them are... (Read More)

Shattered Pieces of Terror – Introducing the ‘Dangerous Puzzles’ module

May 17th - via:
We only have a few days left in our campaign and we still have three minor expansions to introduce to you. So let us continue with one of them: The Dangerous Puzzles This module was designed for experienced Cultistorm players. The basic victory... (Read More)

Civilians on the Board! – Introducing the ‘Innocent Victims’ module

May 16th - via:
Greetings Investigators, In our previous campaign, we described our joy and gratitude. We are very happy for reaching the Funding Goal and we already showed you the first batch of Stretch Goals. Actually, we have already unlocked our very first one!... (Read More)

We have reached our Funding Goal – Let the Stretch Goals come!

May 16th - via:
We were a little anxious, but we finally managed to reach our funding goal. Thank you for being at our side and thank you for all the encouragement and faith you have given us. An incredibly supportive and positive crowd has developed around our... (Read More)

We are almost there! But in the meantime... we introduce the ‘Otherworldly Diseases’ module

May 15th - via:
We are very close...  We are at the brink of our Founding Goal ... we are very excited! We are very grateful for all the support we are getting. We would like to make a big special thanks to our Agency pledgers and the brave Undercover Agent. We... (Read More)

Become an Undercover Agent and be a part of the Cultistorm Universe!

May 14th - via:
We would like to offer a very special opportunity for the most dedicated of Investigators: joining one of the most dangerous operations of the Agency and fighting as an undercover agent within the ranks of the Cultists. You can join this mission by... (Read More)

BREAKING NEWS: United Cooperation for Cultistorm

May 14th - via:
We are delighted to announce that Cultistorm will soon receive a significant boost in support from retailers, to help us in reaching our funding goal! Over the past few months we have been working countless hours on preparing a broad retailer... (Read More)

Introducing Cultist Events, Creatures, and Special Cultists

May 13th - via:
In this introduction we will not only show you one small expansion, but also two modules which help the Cultists in gaining more power, thus increasing the difficulty of the game. Cultist Events This module has two sets of cards. The first set... (Read More)

Darkness Comes from Within! Introducing the Dark Rituals module

May 12th - via:
We continue with the introductions of the small expansions, and here is today’s topic: Dark Rituals Expansion The Dark Rituals expansion adds yet another layer to the gameplay of Cultistorm and is one of the few modules that actually makes things... (Read More)

In Search of Lost Artefacts – Introducing the Ancient Relics module

May 11th - via:
In this expansion module the Investigators need to explore the mysterious Locations of Massachusetts in order to find passageways to otherworldly realms. The Investigators have to voluntarily cross over to these dimensions to find powerful relics... (Read More)

The Worlds are Colliding! – Introducing the ‘Otherworlds’ module

May 10th - via:
In Cultistorm, the goal of the players is to stop the Cultists from summoning their dark masters, the Great Old Ones. These powerful entities appear when there are too many Cultists at the same Location, when they are brought into our world via the... (Read More)

Soundtrack album by Graham Plowman with a new track

May 9th - via:
As each and every element of Cultistorm focuses on building a Lovecraftian atmosphere and experience, we knew from the beginning that we would need to create a musical album to accompany the game. We owe this to you and to the game because it is a... (Read More)

The Game Night expansion, complete with a printed cloth map of Lovecraft Country

May 8th - via:
The Aim of the Expansion This special expansion was designed specifically for board gaming events and game nights. With this expansion 6 boards (or groups of friends) and up to 30 people can play Cultistorm simultaneously. This is an innovation in... (Read More)

The Birth of Evil – Introducing the Overlord Expansion

May 7th - via:
The ‘Behind the Scenes’ Overlord expansion is a Kickstarter exclusive element of this campaign. This means that it will never be available in retail. Only those supporting us here on Kickstarter will receive this expansion. OVERVIEW The ‘Behind... (Read More)

Lonely Struggle - Showcasing the Solo Expansion

May 6th - via:
Now we continue with introducing you to the expansion modules of Cultistorm. Today we are discussing the Lonely Struggle: Solo Expansion. In the solo expansion, a single Investigator is fighting the cultists. This is a great challenge, but sometimes... (Read More)

Stories from the Storm of Cultists

May 5th - via:
We would like to introduce you to synopses of short stories for Cultistorm. These stories draw the background of Cultistorm's characters, locations, events, and have no direct effect on the gameplay. For us, this literary dimension is a tribute to... (Read More)

New detectives join the Agency and we added a new Pledge level!

May 4th - via:
Thank you so much for all the positive thoughts and suggestions, and for being here in such great numbers. It is fantastic to see so many people who are passionate about this project. New detectives join the Agency Our first big news: ... (Read More)

An Introduction to the Campaign Expansion and some words of encouragement for our brave Detectives

May 3rd - via:
Storm of the Cultists – Seven Chapters of an Epic Fight  An Introduction to the Campaign Expansion The Cultistorm Campaign expansion consists of seven chapters, each with a short story of its own. A key rule is that you can only proceed to the... (Read More)

Introduction to the Narrative Expansion + Answers regarding Translation

May 2nd - via:
Hello Investigators, I've written about my attachment to Lovecraft's literary work in my Cultistorm story yesterday. The whole idea for the game was based on a short story and I wanted to create a Lovecraftian atmosphere. It goes without saying that... (Read More)

The Cultistorm Story

May 1st - via:
Hello Investigators, My name is Sandor, I am the designer of the Cultistorm. Let me introduce you to the story of our project - it will be an honest report about our last three years. I discovered Lovecraft’s writing in my teens and it had a huge... (Read More)

Welcome to the Agency!

April 30th - via:
Welcome to the Special Department of the Massachusetts Bureau of Investigation! We have a thorough introduction of the project and would like to highlight some of the most important aspects right here and now. EARLY BIRD: METAL INVESTIGATOR BADGE... (Read More)

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