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Rum & Bones

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Two pirate crews engage in fierce battle for Davy Jones' treasure in this miniatures board game for 2 to 6 players.
Backers: 4417
Average Pledge Per Backer: $167

Funded: $739,513 of $50,000
Dates: Dec 2nd -> Dec 28th (26 days)
Project By: CoolMiniOrNot
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Latest News

Singapore games publisher takes Hong Kong's GEM route

December 1st - via: businesstimes.com.sg
CMON, a local tabletop games publisher behind popular games Zombicide and Arcadia Quest, has come onboard the Hong Kong stock exchange's GEM board - an alternative stock market for growth companies - in a placing listing that gives the company a market capitalisation of HK$415.4 million (S$76.5 million). (Read More)

The Voyage Ends

December 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Well, we've reached the end, mateys. We've sailed round the world, gained a huge number of new crewmen, and gathered loot from the four corners of the earth. All in all, it's been a splendidly successful voyage - heck, we even managed to tame the... (Read More)

Wait... What's This I Spy??!

December 28th - via: kickstarter.com
You said you could do the impossible, and given how the last Stretch Goal crumbled, we're inclined to believe you! So, due to popular demand, we're giving you guys one more goal to reach for:  The Man, The Myth, The Legend (In his own mind) Himself:... (Read More)

Last Stretch Goal Unlocked! Cuddles Rules the Seven Seas!

December 28th - via: kickstarter.com
With just over an hour until the end of the campaign, your amazing final push has blasted through the last Stretch Goal! Mister Cuddles is very pleased to join the crew! It’s smooth sailing from here on out, mateys! Start breaking out the extra rum... (Read More)

$660k Unlocked! The Pale Siren Joins Us! Wait... Is That a Hamster?

December 28th - via: kickstarter.com
The Pale Siren joins both Mazu's Dreadful Curse as well as the ranks of the Mercenaries! Looks like we just might have time for one more Stretch Goal, mateys. Obviously we'll have to pull out the biggest, most ruthless, most legendary figure in all... (Read More)

Pigs Have Flown! Now the Siren Beckons!

December 28th - via: kickstarter.com
In the dawn of the last day, yet another Stretch Goal has been sunk. Cochon Bombardier and his explosive pigs have joined the battle! And we're well on our way towards the next Stretch Goal. Let Meirenyu's siren song guide us home! Can we make it... (Read More)

Don Quixote Joins Us! Next? We Sing You a Siren Song... Of Pigs.

December 27th - via: kickstarter.com
One more Stretch Goal smashed, and Don Quixote has added us to his crusade (He is very adamant that we are joining him, not the other way around!) He's a fine addition to the crew, and we're glad to have him! So who's up next? Well, many of you... (Read More)

Bossman Unlocked! Summon the Knight Errant!

December 27th - via: kickstarter.com
As we head into the last day of the campaign, another Stretch Goal has been swallowed by the coming tide. Bossman Kastel has been unlocked for all backers! Surely we can push for another Stretch Goal! Now, in a bit of a change from the usual ruffians... (Read More)

This Piracy Business Needs a Female Touch!

December 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Whoever said women on board was bad luck was probably on the wrong end of a battle against the Heroes of our last Optional Buy offering: The lovely mercenary ladies known as the Luck Goddesses! This add-on bring 5 exclusive Mercenary heroes to be... (Read More)

The Sea Dragon Has Been Tamed! Now to Call in the Boss!

December 26th - via: kickstarter.com
 The Sea Dragon has been tamed, and will now be added to all pledges for Rum & Bones! Next up... Say hello to our little friend! Bossman Kastel arrives for duty! We're deep in the final 48 hours, mateys! Will we go gracefully into that good... (Read More)

Lord Nelson Signs On! Sea Dragon Spotted!

December 26th - via: kickstarter.com
As we dive into the last 48 hours of the Kickstarter campaign, another Stretch Goal has been breached! Lord Nelson has signed on - Each backer now receives this heroic Swashbuckler! It seems, however, that with the rise of great heroes comes the rise... (Read More)

$450,000 Reached! Pan Joins the Crew!

December 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hot off the heels of Captain Hook, Peter Pan has been unlocked for all backers! What lies beyond Neverland? Well, we're taking a page back into history now, as the legendary Lord Nelson steps up to the spotlight!  (The figures come unpainted. The... (Read More)

Building Your Crew, Pt. 2: Reckless Offense

December 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey guys, Landon here, and in continuing with Michael's tactics update earlier this week we will be forming a crew.  Since my play style is very different from Michael’s, we thought it would be helpful to show the some different methods of... (Read More)

Looky Looky, We Got Hooky + A Holiday Surprise!

December 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Captain Hook has been unlocked for all pledges on this lovely Christmas Eve! And, speaking of Christmas, we went and had a little chat with Santa about possibly bringing all you good boys and girls something nice this year! ...He promptly laughed... (Read More)

Tactics: Building Your Crew

December 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello guys, Michael here, and today let's talk about the decisions and choices that go into building your perfect crew. Of course, variety is the spice of life, and the vast array of Heroes and trying out different strategies and combinations is half... (Read More)

We've Found the Treasure! But We Also Found Someone Else...

December 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Yarg mateys! We've uncovered the $400,000 Stretch Goal! Plastic Golden Coins for all! While we were digging it up, however, we were approached by a rather infamous figure of legend, claiming this treasure as his own! It seems the Legendary Captain... (Read More)

Introducing: The SKULLKICKERS!

December 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Backers, we're proud to announce Rum & Bones' first official tie-in!  SKULLKICKERS is a fan favorite fantasy action-comedy comic series published by Image Comics. In Skullkickers a gang of hard-headed mercenaries kill monsters and cause havoc... (Read More)

A Look at Tide Cards

December 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello guys, Michael here, and today let's look at the various Tide Cards for each faction.We'll start with the Generic Tide Cards. Each Faction's Tide Deck contains 1 copy of each of these ten cards: Next we'll move onto the Faction Specific Cards.... (Read More)

Eric Joins the Bone Devils! Plus, We Found a Treasure Map...

December 19th - via: kickstarter.com
One more stretch goal has been sunk, and the resurrected Eric the Dead has now joined the crew of the Bone Devils! In addition to that, it looks like we've unearthed an ancient treasure map, leading us to our next Stretch Goal: And once we reach... (Read More)

French Friday! Optional Heroes Unveiled!

December 19th - via: kickstarter.com
So a lot of you guessed this was coming, and I suppose it was no surprise! We wanted to keep things balanced, so if everyone else gets a Hero pack, of course La Brise Sanguine has to as well :) ....French pirates were terrifying, by the way...... (Read More)

Baston Joins Wellsport! Did Somebody Say Vikings?

December 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Stretch goal ahoy! Baston has been unlocked! The Wellsport Brotherhood now has access to another Brute! Of course, not to be outdone, the Bone Devils have a recruit of their own coming in the next stretch goal:  If we reach $375,00 all backers will... (Read More)

A Bloody Wind Moves In: The French Have Arrived!

December 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Watch out all you sea dogs, La Brise Sanguine has joined the fight for Davy Jones' Treasure! The forces of the French bring dynamic new mechanics to the world of Rum & Bones. This faction specializes in dastardly tricks and schemes to keep... (Read More)

Kickstarter Badges!

December 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Well, we originally weren't going to do any (due to the depressingly small avatars in the new Kickstarter layout!) but some backers have requested them, and they are still nice for using on other forums and media to show your support (which we deeply... (Read More)

Rulebook Preview Now Available!

December 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Backers! We're here today with a preview of the Rum & Bones Rulebook for you all! https://www.dropbox.com/s/prqdi0ujo2pg1vl/R%26B%20Rulebook%20Web%20Preview.pdf?dl=0 Please be aware that this is an Alpha Rulebook. What that means is it is not... (Read More)

The Kraken Has Been Unleashed! Wellsport Calls For Reinforcements...

December 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Another stretch goal down! All backers will now receive NINE sculpted Kraken tendrils with their pledge! Now that the Kraken has been unleashed, however, Wellsport has called for some reinforcements to aid in taking the beast down! *Please note... (Read More)

New Mercenaries Join the Fight!

December 15th - via: kickstarter.com
It's Monday, dear backers, and we have some new faces joining us today: Captain Sarah Kale brings some muscle to any crew she joins! Whereas many Captains prefer the "lead from behind" method of fighting, Sarah is right up there in the fight! Need... (Read More)

Scale Comparison + More Hero Cards!

December 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello guys, Michael here, and this Monday morning I have a few "odds and ends" update for you. First up, there have been some questions over the exact scale/size of the Rum and Bones models, so we took some pictures alongside Zombicide and Kaosball... (Read More)

Dudley Won His Duel... But The Ire of the Kraken Has Been Summoned!

December 12th - via: kickstarter.com
We have reached $300,000 and unlocked Dudley the Duelist! This Kickstarter Exclusive Mercenary Gunner takes aim for any crew that can tolerate his costs...  ...But with the addition of so many extra bodies, the attention of The Kraken has been... (Read More)

Mazu Calls for Reinforcements (+Dice)!!!

December 12th - via: kickstarter.com
It's friday, dear backers, and to celebrate that fact, as well as the release of Mazu's Dreadful Curse upon the world of Rum and Bones, we're opening up some additional content for them! In addition to the lovely ladies shown above, we're also... (Read More)

4 Player Gameplay Video!

December 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Because you demanded it, we're here today to showcase you a 4 Player Gameplay video for Rum and Bones :) Join Michael, Landon, Raymond, and Terry as they clash to see who comes out on top! Yarg, the havoc! And remember, we're close to unlocking our... (Read More)

Blackbeard Is Recruited! Now.. We Duel At Dawn!

December 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Blackbeard has agreed to our terms and has signed onto the crew! While we were in negotiations however, another fellow barged in and demanded to be let aboard: He might not be the most...noble... duelist out there, but he would make a fine addition... (Read More)

$250K Decimated! Blackbeard Now Answers the Call!

December 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Backers! We've just broken past $250,000 and now every Captain-level pledge will get 6 custom black dice! We surely have the Mazu's Dreadful Curse to thank for this recent burst of speed. So in case you missed the last update, make sure to check it... (Read More)

New Faction: Mazu's Dreadful Curse!

December 9th - via: kickstarter.com
You honestly didn't think Wellsport and the Bone Devils were the only pirate factions on the high seas did you? In honor of completing our first week (with an explosive 2400 backers Week 1 alone!) we're proud to bring you an all new faction for your... (Read More)

Are You Ready to ROCK?! A Look Into The Helrökkers

December 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Michael here once again, and today lets look at the world famous heavy metal pirate team: the Helrökkers! Before we begin lets cover some basics: First off, all these guys are Mercenaries, which means they will work for any faction, Wellsport or... (Read More)

Top 5 Kickstarter Games - December 7, 2014

December 7th - via: meeplemechanic.com
Kickstarter Badger ranks the best tabletop Kickstarter games each week. This week, Viceroy ranked #1. Check out the full list here! (Read More)

$225 Has Been Broken! $250 Inbound!

December 6th - via: kickstarter.com
 Mr. Smith has officially joined the ranks of the Bone Devils! So what lies ahead?  At $250,000 we're going to add Six Black "Bone" Dice to every pledge. These custom dice feature an impressive bone motif, capped off by the crossed swords and... (Read More)

Tactical Overview: The Bone Devils

December 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Backers! A good Saturday morning to you! Michael Shinall here, designer of Rum and Bones! I'm here today to give you a tactical overview of the various Bone Devil Heroes (including Dracula and friends who we just offered up!) Let's get right to it!... (Read More)

The Bone Devils Summon Reinforcements!!!

December 4th - via: kickstarter.com
The Bone Devils have gotten a bit jealous of the Wellsport's latest additions to their crew... So jealous in fact that they have summoned some dark companions of their own... As always, please note that the figures come unpainted. What we're showing... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Reached! Gameplay Video Uploaded!

December 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Mateys, we've hit our $200,000 goal, meaning Slevin the Lucky has been unlocked and added to the crews of all backers! Yarg! Not only that, but we also just finished uploading our Rum and Bones Gameplay video! Double Yarg! Check it out here: Please... (Read More)

Hero Card Explanation

December 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello guys, Michael Shinall here, designer of the Rum and Bones boardgame, and today I thought we could take a look at the Wellsport Hero cards, not only so I can give you a rundown of just what all the information on them means, but also what makes... (Read More)

By Vote Of the Crew: Optional Buy Change

December 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Mateys, tis a fine morning here at CMoN. The air is clean, the water is pure... And yet all does not seem right with the world... So we've been looking over the feedback you guys have given in the comments over our new optional buy, Captain Anne... (Read More)

Rum And Bones CoolMiniOrNot Pirate Board Game Hits Kickstarter

December 4th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
Gamers that enjoy a good board game may be interested in a new pirate game created by CoolMiniOrNot called Rum & Bones. Watch the video below to learn more about the new Rum & Bones board game which is currently run the Kickstarter crowdfunding website and is already blasted past its $50,000 pledge goal with still 24 days to go. (Read More)

Optional Buy? "Bloody" Anne Bonny Answers the Call!

December 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
So we heard the backers talking about: 1. Wanting more optional buys 2. Deciding that the ladies of the high seas needed a bit more representation Well Captain "Bloody" Anne Bonny has answered the call! "Bloody" Anne is a Captain for the Wellsport... (Read More)

$175,000 Treasure Chest Unlocked...Slevin Wants His Cut!

December 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
We've just hit $175,000, meaning 2 Sculpted Deck Guns (1 Undead, 1 Standard) for every backer!!! We're just shy of our next stretch goal now, unlocking the Wellsport Swashbuckler, Slevin the Lucky!!  (Read More)

Leopold Has Joined The Fight! Ready the Deck Guns!

December 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
 Leopold, the Cleaver of Cardova, has been unlocked for all backers!Let's continue on by getting some shiny new Deck Guns now, shall we? At $175,000 we'll unlock the Kickstarter Exclusive sculpted Deck Guns for all backers!BUT WAIT, THERE'S MORE!... (Read More)

Cool Mini or Not launches Rum & Bones on Kickstarter

December 3rd - via: dicetowernews.com
Arrrrrrrrre you ready for a new miniatures game from Cool Mini or Not? Described as a MOBA (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena) style game, Rum & Bones pits 2-6 pirate crews against each other to battle for Davey Jones’s legendary treasure. (Read More)

$125,000 Reached! Ahab's Vengeance is Upon Us!

December 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
 AHAB HAS BEEN UNLOCKED! What a rush on DAY 1! What awaits us next? I'm glad you asked! Now we face the wrath of the Cleaver of Cardova!This Mercenary Brute will be unlocked once we hit the $150,000 Stretch Goal!Onward! Even more exotic seas and... (Read More)

$100,000 Unlocked! A New Hero Joins the Fight...

December 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
We've unlocked the third sculpt for each of the RUm and Bone's crews! These sculpts will be added to all boxes of the game! We've smashed through $100,000... So... What's next? A New Hero Joins the Fight! We're going strong, lads, let's keep up... (Read More)

$75,000 Smashed! The Journey Continues!

December 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
 We've smashed through our first stretch goal at $75,000, backers! Meaning all boxes of Rum and Bones now include a second sculpt for their Deckhands.  Of course, the ones in the game do not come painted, but for those of you on the crew with a... (Read More)

FUNDING REACHED! Onward to Unlocking More Treasure!

December 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Mateys! We've funded in just over half an hour!  I must say, I am mighty proud of you all! Yarg, but I know what ye all be after... Ye want a bounty of Stretch Goals! Well let's start diggin' and see just what we can unearth! We unearth this stretch... (Read More)

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