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Deep Madness

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Diemension Games

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A co-operative game for 1-6 players with amazingly detailed miniatures, depicting a sci-fi horror world inspired by Lovecraft's work.
Backers: 9566
Average Pledge Per Backer: $150

Funded: $1,438,294 of $100,000
Dates: Oct 14th -> Nov 11th (29 days)
Project By: Diemension Games
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Latest News

September's Upcoming Board Games - Omens, Moons and Nightmares

August 27th - via:
A look at upcoming board games with campaigns in September. We preview Omen: Heir to the Dunes, Titan and Dawn of Madness. (Read More)

Achieved the Ultimate!!!

November 11th - via:
The Ultimate Stretch Goal Has Been Unlocked     We hit every single stretch goal that we wanted to bring to you all! You heard that right: not only did we hit Mutilation and the Scenario Creation Kit, but we also hit Jacob Clarke, the Relief... (Read More)

Scenario Creation Kit Is Unlocked!

November 11th - via:
   The creation kit will be a software, we are still working on the details whether it is web based or just an app. The Scenario Creation Kit gives you the tools you need to:    • Edit maps and other map elements.   • Edit scenario-related... (Read More)

Relief from the Madness (The Final Stretch Goal!)

November 11th - via:
Devour Bag Devour Bag helps you to randomly draw devour effect tokens from it. The dimensions of the bag is 5.7 x 7.8 inches (about 14.5 x 19.8 cm).   If you're interested in purchasing any of these optional buys, please click the "Manage Your... (Read More)

What’s In The Box? (Revised)

November 10th - via:
In the first paragraph of the last update we said, "Eventually all of these individual pieces will be sold separately, but you are receiving every bit of it for one rock-bottom price because you’re awesome." There is an error in this expression, it... (Read More)

What’s In The Box?

November 10th - via:
In case you haven’t noticed, we’ve unlocked a ton of stuff for Deep Madness. And I’m not talking about expansions and add-ons: I’m talking about all of the unbelievable miniatures and content that you will get just with your Early Bird or... (Read More)

KS Squad in Kadath

November 10th - via:
The most exciting thing for us in this entire campaign is your passion and support! None of these would be possible without you. A lot backers went up and beyond to help us in many different ways. In the KS comment section, we had a lot of fun... (Read More)

Holding a Grudge and Creating Scenarios

November 10th - via:
So. Have you had enough awesome stuff yet in this campaign? No? Really, Mutilation wasn’t enough for you? Okay. Here’s two more stretch goals for you then. The first is a monster we’re just about to unlock. And the second is something we think... (Read More)

Kickstarter Exclusive Accessory Bundle

November 9th - via:
Kickstarter Exclusive Accessory Bundle     Today we are pleased to announce a new bundle, now you can buy all the Kickstarter Exclusive accessories for just $35. The bundle includes a $20 Art Book, two sets of $10 Variant Dice and one Dice Bag. The... (Read More)

Meet Mutilation

November 9th - via:
We’ve said there was more to come. And we meant it. Today we are pleased to introduce you to Mutilation.    MUTILATIONThe ground shakes below you. Eyes widening, you turn to your teammates. “Did you feel that?” you ask. Their expressions tell... (Read More)

The Physics of Insatiable Hunger

November 8th - via:
We are about to unlock a new investigator, and he is a fun one! We would like to introduce you to Stephen Cooper, the physicist! Additionally, we recently unlocked a variant sculpt of the core box monster Ravenous. Let’s check it out, too! STEPHEN... (Read More)

Deep Madness Just Reached $1M!

November 8th - via:
    Very excited and grateful to our backers, you made all these possible. It's a privilege for us to share our game with so many awesome people!  Last three days, more exciting stuff on the way!            (Read More)

Meet the Boss

November 8th - via:
Recently we passed $970,000, which added two new miniatures to the Rise of Dagon expansion. Wondering who those two new investigators were? Well, we’d like to introduce you to the boss.      MEREDITH WAITE – THE EXECUTIVE Meredith Waite is... (Read More)

Agonizing Hysteria

November 7th - via:
We’ve spent a lot of time looking at monsters who have joined Deep Madness through stretch goals, but we haven’t talked much about the monsters in the core game. Since we’ve unlocked variants of a couple monsters recently and since we also took... (Read More)

A Bundle of Epic Horrors

November 7th - via:
ANNOUNCING THE EPIC MONSTER BUNDLE!Recently we revealed the Expansions Bundle, complete with either a $10 discount or two free Epic Monsters. (If you missed that post, you can read it here - Expansions Bundle.) But people kept saying, “What about... (Read More)

Progress Unbound!

November 7th - via:
Unbound   Thank you all for your support! A new scenario specifically designed for our Halloween special Unbound has been unlocked. Here are some new WIP photos for Unbound, 80% complete. The horrible Unbound will descent to Kadath soon.   ... (Read More)

Meet the Core Part One

November 6th - via:
Today we’d like to give you a peak at what several of the investigators in the core game can look like after they’ve received a fresh coat of paint. And furthermore, because we haven’t talked much about the investigators in the core game, we... (Read More)

Deep Madness in Beasts of War Weekender Show

November 5th - via:
Many thanks to Beasts of War! They have introduced Deep Madness in their Weekender show. Check here and enjoy the show:      Some screenshots in the video:            (Read More)

Italian Translation And Gameplay Videos

November 5th - via:
Italian Translation Packs         With your enthusiastic votes, Italian translation is coming to Deep Madness! Now Spanish, French, German, and Italian translation packs are all available in optional buys, please share the good news with your... (Read More)

THE BIG BUNDLE and The Little Girl

November 4th - via:
HANNAH COBB – THE LITTLE GIRL Investigators were shocked when they found her: a little girl huddled all alone in the dark bowels of Kadath. She clutched her stuffed brown bear to her as if it would ward off the evils surrounding her, grime... (Read More)

Glimpse the Obscure and Despair

November 2nd - via:
DESPAIR The ground is coated in a thick layer of viscera and dead sea life. It snaps and burbles as you gingerly bring your feet down on the slippery, spongey surface, your feet almost sliding right out from under you as you tread over the slick fish... (Read More)

Dagon Rises Part Two

November 1st - via:
    Previously we showed you the monsters in our new expansion, Rise of Dagon. (If you missed it, you can check it out Here) But there is one more Epic Monster to show you: Dagon himself. DAGON Dagon. Art by Chang Yuan. Your shadow pursues you... (Read More)

Dagon Rises Part One

October 31st - via:
Deep inside the mine, the investigators have stumbled across something sinister. They have previously encountered fear embodied. They have stared into the depths of madness. They have even fought against a madman who sought to dominate their... (Read More)

Cannibals and Quartermasters

October 30th - via:
Plastic Token Pack The Plastic Token Pack Optional Buy comes with 96 engraved and colored plastic tokens to use instead of the cardboard tokens that come in the Deep Madness core box. The Plastic Token Pack comes with: Note: These plastic tokens are... (Read More)

Oracles and Betrayals Part Two

October 28th - via:
    Here is part two of our look at The Oracle’s Betrayal, an expansion for Deep Madness. If you missed part one, you can find it Here. WILLIAM William's illustration and resin sample. Art by Chang Yuan. Sculpted by Long C. You carry what... (Read More)

3D Pack - Closed Hatches and Submerged Markers

October 27th - via:
The 3D Closed Hatches and Submerged Markers Optional Buy brings you 3D sculpted plastic pieces to substitute the cardboard Closed Hatch Standee and Submerged Standee that come with the Deep Madness core box!    Closed Hatches During the game,... (Read More)

Oracles and Betrayals Part One

October 27th - via:
When the investigators first came to Kadath, they received a vision of a man intent on helping them defeat the terrors rampant in the mining facility. Little did they know that one of their only allies would turn into one of their greatest threats.... (Read More)

Diving Into the Drift

October 26th - via:
SOPHIE BRIGMAN – THE DIVER Sophie grew up with water in her veins. At least that’s what her mother and father always said. Her parents were deep sea biologists, and under their loving guidance she was swimming laps before she could read. The... (Read More)

Unbound is Unlocked!

October 25th - via:
  We still have six days to go until Halloween, but guess who’s getting a treat early? You got it: you guys! You’ve been sharing Deep Madness, you’ve been telling your friends, you’ve been jumping on board yourself, and now we have... (Read More)


October 24th - via:
ART BOOK    Today we are pleased to offer a new optional buy. Many have asked for it, so here it is: the much-anticipated Art Book! To make a great game, we had to have great art. Without the fantastic artwork from our brilliant team of artists, we... (Read More)

Madness Spreads through Words!! (Revised)

October 24th - via:
    Hi Investigators, We are happy to announce that the Spanish, French, and German translation packs have been unlocked. They will be offered as optional buys, the translation for core-box and all unlocked stretch goals is $10 and for each big... (Read More)

Madness Spreads through Words!!

October 24th - via:
  Hi Investigators, We are happy to announce that the Spanish, French, and German translation packs have been unlocked. They will be offered as optional buys, the translation for core-box and all unlocked stretch goals is $10 and for each big... (Read More)

Living Large

October 23rd - via:
Hi Investigators! We have some cool stuff to cover today! LARGER CARD SIZE COMING When we reach $620,000 the search cards, madness cards, consciousness cards and scenario cards in the game are going to be updated from 41 x 63mm (or 1.6 x 2.5 inches)... (Read More)

Navigating the Nest

October 21st - via:
FRANKLYN CHRISTIE – THE NAVIGATOR Franklyn was the hot-shot athlete to top in high school, and upon graduation he received a full-ride athletic scholarship courtesy of the Leng Corporation. It looked like he would be moving on to the pros, but a... (Read More)

Immortality’s End

October 20th - via:
IMMORTAL The terror is a flying, writhing mass of tentacles. Screeching, it launches towards your head. You dive for the ground and roll, firing everything you have into the beast’s squirming body as it sails over you.   The thing collides with... (Read More)

A Halloween Treat

October 19th - via:
With Halloween just around the corner, we thought we’d put out a very special stretch goal for you guys! Ready for it? Then here it is. If we can reach 5,000 backers (combining both the early bird and investigator levels) by midnight on Halloween... (Read More)

Do Androids Have Electric Nightmares?

October 18th - via:
PRISIt’s been said that Pris is the love-child of Siri and robotics, the next evolution of the electronic personal assistant. “Bionic secretaries” have become quite a fashion craze for the wealthy: their bodies are lifelike and statuesque,... (Read More)

Mining the Wreckage

October 18th - via:
CHARLES RYAN – THE HEAVY MINER Around the time that a series of accidents at the Kadath Mining Facility caused profits to tumble, the Leng Corporation unveiled a new philanthropic initiative called “Project Heavy Miner.” This program hired... (Read More)

Which do you prefer for Multi-language support?

October 18th - via:
We are very fortunate to have the support of backers from all over the world, our sincerest gratitude to you. We have been trying to find the best solution for multi-language support with our manufacturers. First we will hire professional translators... (Read More)


October 17th - via:
THIRSTER AND GLUTTON You hear the wet sucking and gurgling noises from around the corner. Raising your gun, you peak around the edge. A shiver of revulsion races up your spine. There is a creature that seems to be made entirely of tendrils and mouths... (Read More)


October 16th - via:
EXTRAS! EXTRAS! 60 mm, sculpted by Roberto Chaudon.   40 mm, sculpted by Roberto Chaudon. Spawn of the Sleeper and Insidious have now joined our available add-ons! These incredible beasties enter the ranks of fantastic extras available to each and... (Read More)

What’s That Inside Your Brain?

October 15th - via:
Parasite  The skittering sound echoes down the metal corridor. Your ears perk up as you swivel around, a frown creasing your face. What was that? Tic. Tic tic tic.   Maybe it’s water dripping. You are under the ocean, after all. Or –   It... (Read More)

Hallucinations, Hacking and Heavy Armor

October 15th - via:
Hallucination   The world shimmers around you. You stumble forward, disoriented, as walls slide and the floor squirms. There’s something approaching you. You’re sure of it. But – from where?  It seems to be hovering down the hallway. Or is... (Read More)

The price of curiosity

October 14th - via:
Atrocity   What would you feel when you realize that a monster is gazing at you in the dark, its red long tongue thirst for blood, it’s pale claws shines? Atrocity is a Kickstarter Exclusive monster; it is linked with Agony in the core game.... (Read More)

Terror descends from Another Dimension

October 14th - via:
Dimension Rift When we want to create a monster that can teleport, the image of a giant monster full of tentacles cross over the black gate just appears. That is how Dimension Rift is created. It is not only a monster, but a unstable shard of broken... (Read More)

It's dangerous to go alone! Take this!

October 14th - via:
Old Timer Search Card Set These are all outdated stuff, but someone prefers these antiques, even carefully collected them, and now it’s time for them to shine. 140K, these old-fashioned but reliable items will come in handy when you are fighting... (Read More)

Deadly Beauty and Disgusting Beasts

October 14th - via:
Bloated They are full of blisters, jumping to you with insane agility, and spray you with rancid pus by bursting themselves. This nightmarish experience has become reality. Now you have Bloated in your nightmare. They are in heavily mutated form.... (Read More)

Madness submerged KS in 66 minutes!

October 14th - via:
WOW, this is truly amazing! With all of your help, we are funded after 66 minutes! As a young company launching its first game, we are humbled and honored by your generous support. Deep Madness is only possible because of all the backers here, and... (Read More)

Expansion The Oracle’s Betrayal

October 14th - via:
Expansion The Oracle’s Betrayal tells a side story of Deep Madness, investigators have to fight against the Oracle who helped them before – William.   This expansion contains three consecutive scenarios, 5 new room tiles, and 4 types of whole... (Read More)

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