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Too Many Bones: Undertow

A project in Plymouth, MN by Josh & Adam Carlson

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Chip Theory Games' standalone sequel/expansion to the award winning Dice Builder RPG, Too Many Bones.
Backers: 4955
Average Pledge Per Backer: $178

Funded: $882,089 of $50,000
Dates: Oct 17th -> Nov 9th (24 days)
Project By: Josh & Adam Carlson
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Latest News

Day #23 Final Spotlight: Tyrants of Undertow

November 8th - via:
RESIDENTS OF DAELORE! THIS IS YOUR 24 HOUR NOTICE!We’re down to the final day of the TMB: Undertow Campaign, and we have some exciting things to share with you. Take a peek below for some final day news and... (Read More)

Day #22 Spotlight: The Undertow Box...postponed

November 7th - via:
Two days to go! Ahhhhhhh! Hard to believe this campaign is drawing to a close already. 48 hour alerts have gone out, our "halfsies" ads on BGG are a go, and we're sprinting breathlessly toward the finish line! Already beyond our projections for this... (Read More)

Plymouth cousins could be next big thing in tabletop gaming

November 7th - via:
Josh and Adam Carlson grew up playing both video and fantasy role playing games. Now, they are going back to the basics by coming up with their own creations. (Read More)

Day #21 Spotlight: 40 Days in Daelore

November 6th - via:
Greetings Daelorians!  Today's Spotlight will be short and sweet since the 40 Days in Daelore Add-on is fairly straightforward. Anthony has been hard at work on the box artwork for this one and we can't wait to show it to you! But before the big... (Read More)

Day #20 Spotlight: The Undertow Campaign

November 5th - via:
Greetings Gearlocs! Wow! Fantastic day, pulling in over $20k. It's clear the steam is starting to pickup as we near the end, and we're excited to to see where we finish with all of this #UndertowHype! A couple notes for folk who have joined the party... (Read More)

Day #19 - No Spotlight. Instead...Relaxation

November 5th - via:
Greetings Gearlocs! We are nearing the final 4 days of the campaign and the backer action will be heating up very soon! Families are still recovering from being a bit under the weather so we appreciate your understanding in there being no Spotlight... (Read More)

Day #18 Spotlight: The Waterlogged Book

November 4th - via:
Greetings Gearlocs, and welcome to the weekend! Looks like we just crossed $600k! Incredible! Now don't get clever and lower your pledge to make this update look silly. We see that look in your eyes... Let's keep on pushing and knock out some more... (Read More)

Day #17 Spotlight: Interview with the Writer

November 2nd - via:
Hooray! More free stuff! We've officially unlocked another four Encounters. Combined with the story unlock from yesterday, that puts us at five new Encounters unlocked in a single day!  You'll also notice, if you haven't already, that we've posted... (Read More)

Day #16 Spotlight: Nobulous

November 1st - via:
Good evening, Gearlocs!  Wow! Looks like there's a solid chance that by the time we wake up in the morning, we'll have unlocked a new stretch goal! 4 new Encounters are just around the corner. We continue to see solid pledges each and every day as... (Read More)

Day #15 Spotlight: For the Love of Loot

October 31st - via:
Happy Halloween!  We trust that you all had a great last 24 hours, completely free of accidentally severed toes.  Given that it's Halloween, and many of you are reminiscing about how much fun it was to go door to door collecting Loot during Trick... (Read More)

Day #14 Spotlight: Ever-Changing Battlefield - Part Two

October 30th - via:
Aaaaaaaaand we're back! Thanks for giving us the weekend to mostly rest! :-)  We continue to add content to the game via the story thanks to continued strong funding over the weekend. With the $550k threshold now crossed, another bit of nastiness is... (Read More)

Day #13 Spotlight: Zzzzzz...zzz...zzzz

October 29th - via:
Good evening Gearlocs! We've seen some nice progress in funding over the weekend, and as we gather ourselves for the home stretch/final ten days, we remain encouraged and thankful for each and every one of you! We're turning in for the evening, but... (Read More)

Day #12 Spotlight: A Quick Breather

October 28th - via:
Hey all! So after working 10-16 hours each and every day for the last month or so, we're taking a breather over the weekend to recharge the old e-cells and prepare more content for you for next week. We're thrilled with the campaign thus far, and... (Read More)

Day #11 Spotlight: Age of Tyranny Add-on

October 27th - via:
Hey! It's Ghillie's birthday! We weren't going to mention anything, but then Anthony drew the first in what will surely be a long line of Too Many Bones greeting cards, so we had to mention it! Ghillie mostly had the day off, so maybe he doesn't... (Read More)

Day #10 Spotlight: Baddies of Undertow

October 26th - via:
Just another day in Daelore folks! We've seen the activity picking up on Board Game Geek, and we are tremendously appreciative! Thanks for answering the call over there. Those efforts can make a HUGE difference over time so keep it comin! :-) Beyond... (Read More)

Day #9 Spotlight: Interview with the Artist

October 25th - via:
Woohoo!  We've passed the $500k mark, and the Mech Darter has been officially added to the game. Your story choices yesterday also offered some very interesting updates to the game...but we'll let you scroll down to see those ;-) Man vs. Meeple put... (Read More)

Day #8 Spotlight: A Closer Look At Gasket!

October 24th - via:
Are we really eight days into this campaign already!? Amazing! It appears it's time to celebrate, as we are right on the edge of another Stretch Goal! The Mech Darter will be unlocked by tomorrow (probably later tonight)! Beyond that, even more... (Read More)

Day #7 Spotlight: How We Stretch

October 23rd - via:
A lovely Day #7 greeting to you all! Today's Spotlight is alllll about Stretch Goals, but before we jump into all of that, two quick housekeeping items! The Component Update Pack Update!We want to thank you for bearing with us while we evaluated... (Read More)

Day #6 Spotlight: The Uncockable Dice Tray

October 22nd - via:
Greetings Gearlocs! Shorter update today, but wanted to let you know that we are reading and seeing all the comments, particularly those about Stretch Goals. We are planning a Spotlight all about Stretch Goals for early this week. Hopefully it will... (Read More)

Day #5 Spotlight: A Closer Look at Stanza

October 21st - via:
News and NotesGreetings Gearlocs! As we head into evening of Day 5, just wanted to reiterate two things. If you have not yet responded to our Update Pack survey, please do so using the link below. We have seen very strong response thus far. We are... (Read More)

Day #4 Spotlight: Southern Comfort

October 20th - via:
Ravishing, Revelatory and Really Refreshing Review of Recent Relics Related to Undertow from Ricky Royal and Rolling SoloReady? So we wanted to highlight some of the content being produced by some of the best folks in the industry, Ricky Royal (Box... (Read More)

Day #3 Spotlight: A Closer Look at Duster

October 19th - via:
Day 3 News and Notes!Not much out of the norm to report today folks. We're continuing to make steady progress toward our box lid (and bottom) printing stretch goal! We're keeping an eye on the comments, so keep them coming. Today's Spotlight is a... (Read More)

Day #2 Spotlight: Ever-Changing Battlefield - Part One

October 18th - via:
An Outstanding Second Day!$370k and counting and a new Tyrant unlocked, what a fantastic first day and a half! Thanks for all your help reaching those stretch goals. Only one big thing we want to highlight outside of today's Spotlight, and that's the... (Read More)

Mat Stitching Stretch Goal

October 18th - via:
Hot Topic of the Day! Who knew our mat stitching stretch goal (coming at 650k) would be such a hot topic beyond simple expressions of joy and elation! :) For those who are not currently TMB owners, this is a major upgrade and is sure to be seen as... (Read More)

Day #1 Spotlight: Welcome (back) to Daelore!

October 17th - via:
 From the entire team here at CTG, thank you for a record breaking Day 1!You all are unbelievable, you know that? No matter how many times we do this, your continued support and enthusiasm never fails to amaze us. We feel like Undertow is a major... (Read More)

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