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Cthulhu: Death May Die

A project in Atlanta, GA by CMON

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The Elder Ones are being summoned. Face the monsters and embrace your insanity so you may disrupt the ritual long enough to kill them!
Backers: 15831
Average Pledge Per Backer: $152

Funded: $2,412,286 of $200,000
Dates: Jul 10th -> Jul 24th (15 days)
Project By: CMON
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TENTACCOLADE Awards - Best Kickstarter Tabletop Games of 2018

January 3rd - via:
2018 was full of surprises, huge projects and changes on tabletop gaming related Kickstarter sections. Some creators appeared out of nowhere, others lost popularity and some rose to power, by completely obliterating the competition. Today we’ve got some lists for you. We’ll present our top picks when it comes to minis, visuals, settings and best games, that have appeared on Kickstarter in 2018. Many of these are still waiting for release but, since we write almost exclusively about Kickstarter, that was the only way to do it ???? (Read More)

Bloodborne Board Game Comes to Kickstarter in 2019

August 7th - via:
[COMING SOON] - A Bloodborne board game has just been announced by Eric M. Lang to be coming to Kickstarter next year. Will the shift from console to board game prove successful? (Read More)

And with strange aeons, the campaign ends!

July 24th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! The Cthulhu: Death May Die Kickstarter campaign has come to and end! And what an end it was! All of us at CMON and Guillotine Games would like to give a big THANK YOU to all the backers who supported this project! To... (Read More)

Can what is lost still be found?

July 24th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! With very little time left in the campaign you've managed to unlock the Unspeakable Box to hold all of the Stretch Goals in style! But is there still time for more? Can we still unlock Lost Episode 3? The Great Old One... (Read More)

The bells toll for Ernest. It's time for fellowship... and madness!

July 24th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! "The world breaks everyone, and afterward, many are strong at the broken places." Ernest's Stretch Goal has been broken, and we are all the stronger for it! "Time is the least thing we have of." Ernest may be right,... (Read More)

The Old Man and the Old Ones

July 24th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! The contents to bring the fight to Yog-Sothoth have been unlocked! Time is running out, but let's see if we can unlock a couple more things. The world is a fine place and worth the fighting for and this investigator... (Read More)

The key to the guardian of the gate.

July 24th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! Another Stretch Goal has been unlocked as we enter the last hours of campaign. Before we move on to next Stretch Goal, we would just like to reiterate that, while we are very aware of many backers' concerns regarding... (Read More)

Bert Joins the Team... Now, We Gaze Upon the Gate...

July 23rd - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators! We've hit our latest Stretch Goal, meaning Bert's great mind will be joining the team! For science! But now that such genius has joined us, it's time to head back down the spiral of madness... We present to you the Gate. We... (Read More)

Fighting the Great Old Ones: Hastur

July 22nd - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators! We are on our way to unlocking the latest addition to the team: While he handles the final calculations, however, we have Part 2 of our look into the Great Old Ones appearing in the Core Box (the first being, of course,... (Read More)

Elder Gods do not play dice with the universe, investigators do!

July 22nd - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! Another Stretch Goal has been unlocked! Great intelligence is one of Wilbur Whateley's scariest traits. However, we will not be outsmarted by a monster. Not with the help of this investigator! Great Old Ones have... (Read More)

Fighting the Great Old Ones: Cthulhu

July 21st - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators! Today we have have a look into the first of the two Great Old Ones featured in the Core Box of Cthulhu: Death May Die! It's namesake itself: Great Cthulhu. But first, a small correction related to our latest Stretch Goal...... (Read More)

The horror! The horror!

July 20th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! The ship to unknown arrives as we unlock the Kickstarter Exclusive Lost Episode 2 contents.  But as soon as a mystery is solved, another one comes in place. Monsters continue to arrive and this is a rather nasty one:... (Read More)

A new episode comes in play...

July 20th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! As her etiquette would suggest, Kickstarter Exclusive Investigator Margie arrives very punctually to face new unspeakable events. Certainly feeling the presence of our latest Optional Buy: If you haven't yet, make sure... (Read More)

Face the Lord of the Woods and its brood!

July 20th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! We are getting close to unlocking the Kickstarter Exclusive Investigator Margie. To help push us past that Stretch Goal and beyond, it is time to summon another Great Old One. All hail The Black Goat of the Woods with... (Read More)

Speaking About Unspeakable Horrors : Part 2

July 19th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! Yesterday we began our look at the various unspeakable horrors that the team will face from the core set of Cthulhu: Death May Die. Today, while the battle to reach to Margie continues, we complete our look at the... (Read More)

Winds in the east and darkness coming in

July 18th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! The horros have been growing fast since the recently announced Optional Buys, Season 2 Expansion and Kickstarter Exclusive Frost Dice.  And now, the members of the Great Race of Yith join us, as we unlock the pair of... (Read More)

Dice of Unimaginable Power! Plus a Look At Unspeakable Horrors!

July 18th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! Investigators, we have information to share, detailing the terrors of Cthulhu: Death May Die. As many abominable creatures lie inside the core box, we are breaking the information in two updates. But before we get... (Read More)

Life, regardless if its origin, finds a way...

July 17th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! Two more Stretch Goals unlocked, bringing us the calmness of the Kickstarter Exclusive Investigator Pops...  ... followed right after for the madness of the... well... madness of the Extra Insanities cards. Piece and... (Read More)

We all go a little mad sometimes...

July 16th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! We already unlocked the Plastic Dashboard Trays to all backers... ...and now comes the shuddersome Kickstarter Exclusive Mi-Go... No doubt, pushed by the Season 2 Optional Buy. If you haven't already, make sure to... (Read More)

Hold on to your dashboards, the Mi-Go are coming!

July 16th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! Season 2 has hit with a bang and propelled us at last past the last Stretch Goal. If you haven't already, make sure to check out this amazing Optional Buy HERE. And with that, the full Kickstarter Exclusive Dagon Elder... (Read More)

Step through the mists of Season 2

July 16th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! Monday Madness is on. Let's stir out of the deathless slumber and welcome a new season! The Season 2 expansion is upon us! We shall see that at which dogs howl in the dark, and that at which cats prick up their ears... (Read More)

WIP Rulebook and Meet the Investigators: Part 2

July 13th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! Team, we're on our way to unlocking our latest Stretch Goal: Boosted of course by the latest Optional Buys (of which you can read about in full HERE ).      Extra Dice Set Cthulhu: Death May Die Art Book WIP... (Read More)

There's an Art to rolling Extra Dice!

July 13th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! We have successfully unlocked the Kickstarter Exclusive Dagon, and now Father is reunited with Its loyal servants...  ... as our fight to unlock Dagon's Kickstarter Exclusive Elder One Contents continues: And while... (Read More)

Meet the Investigators: Part 1

July 12th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! It's time to meet the team!  Today we're going to go over five of the ten Investigators featured in the core box for Death May Die, but before we get into each of them proper, let's go over some basics about them as a... (Read More)

Creating Cthulhu

July 12th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! We still on our way to unlock our next Stretch Goal, at . While Dagon waits in the threshold of dimensions for Its rise, why don't we talk about the big guy Itself? The gigantic Cthulhu model for the R’lyeh Rising... (Read More)

Dagon, the Master of Depths, climbs ashore!

July 11th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! The Servants of the Deep have been unlocked, ready to serve their underwater master! From the murky waters, an elder god rears its ugly head. Our next couple of Stretch Goals will bring a new Elder One to challenge... (Read More)

For backers in China, an alternative way to back Cthulhu: Death May Die. 对于中国大陆与台湾的支持者,这里有另外一种支持《Cthulhu: Death May Die》的方式

July 11th - via:
CMON has got together with these local game stores in China to accept pledges for the Cthulhu: Death May Die Kickstarter campaign. If you would like to pay in RMB or TWD instead of USD, please make your pledges at these links below. CMON... (Read More)

R'lyeh Raising Questions

July 11th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! It's safe to say that R'lyeh Rising (and its giant Cthulhu figure) is a very hot item right now. Hot anticipation. Hot debate. Hot questions. Let's see if we can address as many aspects of this unprecedented expansion... (Read More)

Tackle The Elder Gods In CMON’s Newest Kickstarter – Cthulhu: Death May Die

July 11th - via:
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The servants will carry you into the deep

July 10th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! As expected of such an effective Investigator, Gonk promptly arrives, ready to crush any creature that stands in his way. But be aware that mysterious and furtive monsters lurk in the dark, just awaiting for their... (Read More)

Disrupting rituals and crushing data

July 10th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! The campaign keeps unlocking Stretch Goals fast, and the Kickstarter Exclusive Investigator Fleur joins us: Coming next we have one of the most effective of Investigators: Reaching $1380k will unlock for all backers... (Read More)

Speak Fhtagn Or Die!

July 10th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! We've hit our last Stretch Goal, which was the Kickstarter Exclusive Investigator Roxie: And now it's time to unveil the Stretch Goal that we met after her. By reaching the impressive 1 million mark, we have unlocked... (Read More)

Shipping R'lyeh Rising

July 10th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! We've hit several Stretch Goals by now and there are more to be unveiled. Before we do that, many of you have asked what would be the timing of shipping R'lyeh Rising Pledges, as they are expected to be delivered at... (Read More)

Cultmaster, Vincent and Roxie to Join Our Cult!

July 10th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! Another chapter of our ritual is here, another update to reveal what's been unlocked in this amazingly fast campaign! Apologies for not being able -yet!- to make them come out as fast as you reach the Goals. Our mortal... (Read More)

4 Investigators and a New Monster Arrive!

July 10th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! The initial incantations of our ritual continue, at a dizzying speed. In our latest update, the last Stretch Goal we unlocked was Maxim, the Kickstarter Exclusive Investigator: Since then, we've hit the the next 4... (Read More)

Darkness Rallies Support

July 10th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! We’ve already hit our latest Stretch Goal, unlocking the Kickstarter Exclusive Investigator Maki: Not only that but we also hit - again - the following nay, the following TWO Stretch Goals! The reinforcements are not... (Read More)

The name is Irons, Richard Irons.

July 10th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! With indescribable speed, we’ve hit our first Stretch Goal, unlocking the Kickstarter Exclusive Investigator Meryl: Not only that, but we also hit the following TWO Stretch Goals: When we reached $260k we unlocked... (Read More)

Death is upon us!

July 10th - via:
Iä! Iä! Investigators fhtagn! The ritual barely began, and Death May Die was already funded, in less than 14 minutes! Thank you all very much for your faith and support in helping to make this project a reality! Having already funded, let's see... (Read More)

Cthulhu: Death May Die unites two of tabletop gaming’s biggest designers

July 9th - via:
Cool Mini Or Not and Guillotine Games have announced Cthulhu: Death May Die by two of contemporary board gaming’s most popular, prolific designers: Eric M. Lang and Rob Daviau. In Cthulhu: Death May Die players will attempt not to stop an alien god of Lovecraft’s mythos from entering our reality, but summon it accidentally or on purpose in order to, in CMON’s own words, “shoot it in the face.” (Read More)

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