STORY WAR : The Storytelling Party Game

A project in Astoria, NY by Cantrip Games

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Story War is an innovative party game where you battle your friends by telling stories, referencing pop culture, and making stuff up!
Backers: 7407
Average Pledge Per Backer: $49

Funded: $363,254 of $20,000
Dates: Feb 20th -> Mar 22nd (30 days)
Project By: Cantrip Games
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Latest News

Watch us draw the final card, LIVE!

April 3rd - via:
We're sending the base set to the printers THIS WEEKEND, and Vondell is drawing the final card right now, live on livestream!  It's the Elf card which is also based on Vondell himself! If you want to watch his drawing process and hear some mid-2000s... (Read More)

The Reward for The Reward

April 3rd - via:
Just a little update! We added two new cards based on the bromantic leads of The Reward, only for people who back both projects! The Reward's kickstarter closes in less than 55 hours, so get on that! PS: We've finished all the new cards! Now we're... (Read More)

Digging For Glory

April 2nd - via:
It's been like a week since an update! I wanted to keep you guys posted - but we've been so busy trying to get all the final art revisions done to send the game to the printers on time that we've fallen behind on our Kickstarter updates. Our deadline... (Read More)

Print and Play!

March 25th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

$359k - PAX East and The End!

March 22nd - via:
Hey everyone! As I write this it's only minutes away from the end of the campaign and only dollars away from $360k! So, if I'm ending too many sentences with exclamation marks I hope you understand!  Brad and Vondell are at PAX East right now and,... (Read More)

$313k - Everything unlocked! All the things! Again!

March 21st - via:
Hey everybody! Sorry this update is so rushed! I'm scrambling to get to the bust to PAX East which starts the same day our Kickstarter ends, which is hectic timing to say the least! I'm going to try to get back to as many messages and comments as I... (Read More)

$270,000 !?!?!?!?!!?!?!?! - EVERYTHING UNLOCKED.

March 19th - via:
WHOA - uh - UH UH! What just happened! LOOK AT THIS: How is this even remotely a thing!? We got $52k today, mostly as a result of our Reddit AMA and various cross-promotions, which I'll cover later on in this post, but first, lets talk about the new... (Read More)

Keyboard Cat Creator Nabs $200K On Kickstarter To Make A Geektastic Card Game

March 19th - via:
Remember Keyboard Cat? Of course you do. It’s pretty much the Citizen Kane of the YouTube generation. The meme’s creator*, Brad O’Farrel, has managed to raise $200K+ on Kickstarter for Story War, a card game that sits somewhere between Cards Against Humanity and Dungeons & Dragons. (Read More)

$220k - Story War AMA!

March 18th - via:
We're doing an AMA on Reddit right now, feel free to come by and ask me anything!  (Read More)

$200k! - Last chance to get Machine of Death!

March 18th - via:
Story War's kissing cousin project, Machine of Death, is ending in 24 hours! Go back Machine of Death while you still can!If you like Story War, you'll probably like Machine of Death, too! Both are conversation-driven party games where you take... (Read More)

$185 - The Story So Far

March 17th - via:
Since we're now in the final week of the Story War Kickstarter campaign I wanted to take a minute to recap where we've been and where we're going. Above is a chart (via Kicktraq) showing how much money we've raised on each day of the campaign. I've... (Read More)

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