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Tainted Grail: The Fall of Avalon

A project in Wroclaw, Poland by Awaken Realms
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Adventure, survival co-op Board Game set in unique grim world inspired by Arthurian Legends. Unforgettable experience for 1-4 players
Backers: 41935
Average Pledge Per Backer: £118

Funded: £4,939,360 of £40,000
Dates: Dec 5th -> Dec 28th (23 days)
Project By: Awaken Realms
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February 21st - via: kick.agency
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January 3rd - via: kick.agency
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One of Kickstarter’s Biggest Board Games Is Heading to Steam as an RPG

December 28th - via: variety.com
“Tainted Grail: The Fall of Avalon,” one of Kickstarter’s most successful board game projects, is now going to be a role-playing game on Steam, publisher Awaken Realms announced on Friday. “Tainted Grail” is a grim retelling of Arthurian legends. It takes place on the dying island of Avalon and mixes survival and diplomacy elements with a non-linear narrative. (Read More)

Biggest Kickstarter of 2018 Raised Over $6 Million, is a Board Game

December 28th - via: gamerevolution.com
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Final 24 hours!

December 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey guys!  This is it - final 24 hours of Tainted Grail campaign. Thank you all for being with us. We have prepared last update in this campaign... So it will be quite long ;)  This was amazing journey for whole Awaken Realms team and we do hope it... (Read More)

Last 48 hours!

December 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey guys!  We are back after a short brake and boy oh boy, we just bursted through 5 000 000 USD! You guys are just amazing!  That's an incredible amount we could have never anticipated. We did not thought that Narrative game with deep story would... (Read More)

4th Character vote / Happy Holidays

December 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings Travelers! Today we have quite a long update with following topics:  Caolin re work and story Digital TG "controversy"  4th character vote  Happy Holidays!  Caolin storyFirst, we continue to refine Caolin’s design. Piotr is almooost... (Read More)

Tainted Grail digital! Free gift for all backers!

December 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Travelers! This campaign is an exhilarating experience for our whole team! Thank you for that. Lets just start with a trailer and then talk a little more about it later! ;)  First, we were floored by your response to the Tainted Grail. To be honest,... (Read More)

All-in pledges / group pledges / 3rd character

December 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hey guys!  Today we have quite an update! We will talk about: Caolin, 3rd character from Age of Legends campaign  All-in and Collectors all-in pledges  Group Pledges Surprise that is coming tomorrow ;)  Lets get to it!  3rd Character - CaolinAs... (Read More)

Red Death (gameplay add-on)

December 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings Travelers! Today we will share with you bigger and last gameplay add-on for Tainted Grail in this campaign. We are really excited about this one. Some answers cannot be found on Avalon.  Some things were left behind in the lands engulfed... (Read More)

The Age of Legends: 3rd character vote!

December 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings travelers! It was great to see your very reaction to the latest game-play add-on, especially since Echoes of the Past are also very close to us. And we’re also happy to hear many of you like the additional rush the character votes provide... (Read More)

Echoes of the past (gameplay add-on)

December 18th - via: kickstarter.com
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Thebalt the Plagued

December 17th - via: kickstarter.com
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Sundrop pre-shading

December 15th - via: kickstarter.com
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Surprise pack donkey pack! THANK YOU ALL! (25 000 backers! )

December 14th - via: kickstarter.com
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New traveler vote - a knight to remember!

December 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey guys!  Today we have a bit shorter update, but it will include important vote! Time to work on our 2nd character that will join the team of 3rd campaign that we are currently unlocking at nice pace!  But before that, our amazing artist, Piotr... (Read More)

1000 years of Avalon (world) / new cosmetic add-ons

December 12th - via: kickstarter.com
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(Old)New models and next Stretch Goals!

December 11th - via: kickstarter.com
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The Age of Legends box / additional comments FAQ

December 10th - via: kickstarter.com
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The Age of Legends / 1st character vote: Concept art

December 9th - via: kickstarter.com
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December 9th - via: dicetowernews.com
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Tainted Grail Earns Nearly £2M In First Week On Kickstarter

December 9th - via: beastsofwar.com
Tainted Grail: Fall of Avalon came to Kickstarter on Wednesday, got funded in under a minute, and currently has accumulated over £1.7 million at the time of writing - and the number just keeps rising. And with good reason. (Read More)

Developer Diaries – the Lore of Tainted Grail!

December 8th - via: kickstarter.com
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December 7th - via: kickstarter.com
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December 6th - via: kickstarter.com
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Full new exploration journal and new character unlocked!

December 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey Everyone!  What a crazy day yesterday was!  In just a first day of campaign we have over 18 000 backers - it is huge audience and while it is a little stressful it is also extremely exciting! From the very morning at our office, we were we're... (Read More)

New HUGE Stretch Goal!

December 5th - via: kickstarter.com
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Over 9 000 backers! New SGs! 24 hours bonus highlight!

December 5th - via: kickstarter.com
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Funded in... 1 minute...?! / Language versions confirmed! / SGs unlocked!

December 5th - via: kickstarter.com
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November 29th - via: kick.agency
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Awaken Realms Let You Peek At Tainted Grail: The Fall Of Avalon

November 21st - via: beastsofwar.com
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