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Chiseled: A Deck-Sculpting Card Game

A project in Lexington, MA by Michael Epstein

Status: Active

A competitive action drafting, deck-deconstruction game of sculpting marble for 1-4 players.
Backers: 236
Average Daily Pledges: $717
Average Pledge Per Backer: $39

Funding: $9,318 of $9,600
Dates: Feb 11th -> Mar 2nd (20 days)
Project By: Michael Epstein
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Latest News

Game Review: Chiseled

February 20th - via: gamingwithsidekicks.com
We are looking at the game Chiseled, published by Copper Frog Games. It is designed by Michael Epstein with art by Ali Swei and others. (Read More)

Solo and Multiplayer Videos Added, Solo-Focused Review

February 19th - via: kickstarter.com
We're at 85% of our funding goal going into our second full week, and there's a bunch of media coming in about Chiseled! Mike Kelley at One Stop Co-Op Shop did a video playthrough of a quick solo game of Chiseled, and discussed the flexibility in the... (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Roundup

February 17th - via: geekdad.com
Normally around this time of year is when we get a lot of Kickstarter project updates about the Lunar New Year and how it is affecting factories in China. (Namely, that factories are basically shut down for up to two weeks.) This year, that has also been compounded by the spread of coronavirus, which has had a huge impact on the Chinese population—not only those who have been infected by the virus or succumbed to its effects, but also in restrictions on travel and in an extended closure of many businesses. (Read More)

Rulebook! Media! JACKHAMMERS! We're loving this energy!

February 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Rulebook Link You asked, we answered! The link below leads to a prototype version of the rulebook for Chiseled. You'll notice that there are a few blank pages; that is where we're going to extend the diagrams, play examples, and maybe even increase... (Read More)

Interview: Michael Epstein

February 13th - via: gamingwithsidekicks.com
Chiseled is live on Kickstarter Tuesday 2/11/20 to Monday 3/3/20. It’s a deck-sculpting and action drafting game for 1-4 players, which plays in about 30 minutes. (Read More)

Update 2: Maquette Boogaloo

February 12th - via: kickstarter.com
As of 10:30pm on day 2, we’re at 69% funding— not bad for a day and a half’s efforts! I sincerely want to thank everyone who’s tweeted, posted, or shared the campaign. 20/54 of the “Chiseled, Pigment, and Deluxe Meeples” have been... (Read More)

Starting strong, and what to expect

February 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Welcome to the studio! Here we’ll be updating you on the Kickstarter campaign, answering questions about production, design, and shipping, and going into more detail about what makes Chiseled special. In today’s day-one update, I want to go over... (Read More)

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