Boss Monster: The Next Level

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Become a Boss and crush puny heroes in this sequel to the hit card game! This 160-card set is playable on its own or as an expansion.
Backers: 6891
Average Pledge Per Backer: $49

Funded: $335,619 of $25,000
Dates: Apr 13th -> Apr 27th (15 days)
Project By: Brotherwise Games
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Latest News

How It All Comes Together

April 27th - via:
Boss Monsters! With less that 24 hours left to go, we've been blown away by the last-minute surge in this campaign. Now it's time for a final update. Final Stretch Goals ¬†Thanks to all of you who have spread the word to let us blow past $250K and... (Read More)

The Final 48 Hours

April 25th - via:
Greetings, Boss Monsters. With 48 hours left in the campaign we've broken through the $250K mark and unlocked the tokens for the Collector's Box. We're already well on our way to unlocking the Rare Items at $300K, and with your help we feel confident... (Read More)

More Ways to Use Your Rooms

April 25th - via:
We're now in the final three days of our Kickstarter, and today was one of the biggest days of our campaign! We're looking forward to a strong finish as we move past 5,000 backers. The $250K stretch goal is just around the corner, and the $300K goal... (Read More)

The Rooms of Boss Monster 2

April 23rd - via:
Developing Boss Monster 2 has been an opportunity to expand on what we love about the original, while adjusting and re-balancing to incorporate feedback we've heard from players during the past two years. So far, we've shared updates on Boss cards... (Read More)

The Final Stretch

April 22nd - via:
Hello, Boss Monsters! Thanks for another great day, with over 200 more backers joining and pushing us over the $215,000 mark. This is a meaningful moment for us because it means we have now achieved more than the Kickstarter campaign for the original... (Read More)

Designing Spells for Boss Monster 2

April 21st - via:
We're now in the final week of our accelerated Kickstarter campaign, and we couldn't be happier with how it's going. We're moving up nicely on our $215,000 stretch goal, a pack of five Epic Spell cards that we'll mail to every backer. Those cards... (Read More)

Boss Monster's Custom Card Generator

April 19th - via:
One of our favorite parts about making Boss Monster is the degree to which our players have gotten engaged in making the game their own. Any search of Boss Monster on the web turns up examples of custom cards created by players using the old custom... (Read More)

Going Inside the Collector Box

April 17th - via:
We've had a number of questions about the Collector Box and tonight we'd like to give you a little more insight into this handy way to keep all of your sleeved Boss Monster cards in one place. We do not have a final sample of the actual box available... (Read More)

Let's Get Epic!

April 17th - via:
Boss Monsters,¬† With ten days left in our Kickstarter, we're still growing at an awesome pace. Today we reached $150K, which means we unlocked the DriveThruCards online card creator! That also means it's time to reveal our next stretch goal. But... (Read More)

Kicking Cardboard: Boss Monster 2: The Next Level

April 17th - via:
Boss Monster 2 is a new edition of the enormously successful (and fun!) videogame inspired Boss Monster card game. (Read More)

Boss Monster 2 Rules!

April 16th - via:
We had a great third day of our 14-day Kickstarter, and our $150,000 stretch goal is nearly in sight! Tomorrow we'll reveal our next stretch goal, but for now let's just say it's something we think every one of our backers will enjoy. Before we jump... (Read More)

Return of the Mechanics

April 14th - via:
Well the day isn't over yet, but we're so rapidly advancing on our next stretch goal that we're launching this update sooner than we expected! Blasts From the PastDuring our Kickstarter for the original Boss Monster, we offered several exclusive... (Read More)

Back ...and Badder Than Ever!

April 14th - via:
Hello, Boss Monsters! It's been a pretty triumphant first day for this Kickstarter, with our goal and our first stretch goal unlocked in less than 24 hours. We hoped for a great response, but it was sure nice seeing it happen! We want to use our... (Read More)

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