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Z. Year One - The Roguelike Zombie Card Game

A project in Newark, CA by Downward Viral

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"Magic: The Gathering meets The Walking Dead," for PC, mobile, and tabletop. The final push!
Backers: 153
Average Pledge Per Backer: $83

Funded: $12,761 of $10,000
Dates: Oct 21st -> Nov 19th (30 days)
Project By: Downward Viral
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Latest News

Press coverage about Z.!

November 19th - via:
Hello everyone, Matt at was nice enough to chat about Z. and the article just went live. Check it out if you're interested in knowing a little more about the design philosophy behind the game or just enjoy my sleep-deprived ramblings. :)... (Read More)

The final push for the final push!

November 19th - via:
 Hello everyone!  Just three hours left! Thanks for making this a successful campaign and helping us finish this project. I'm still here answering messages as they come in and keeping an eye on everything so let me know if you have any questions... (Read More)

24 hours left! Closer look at the Police Station stretch goal!

November 18th - via:
Hello everyone,  There's just one full day left on this Kickstarter. I've added a graphic to the front page for the Police Station expansion stretch goal. It's roughly $4,000 away, but I've seen crazier things happen on Kickstarter. :) Regardless... (Read More)

Add-ons explained and new bonuses added!

November 17th - via:
Hello everyone,I wanted to make sure the Add-Ons for the physical edition were super clear and so I’m going to break down how it all works below, but first an announcement! Certain physical Add-On packs will now also include the digital version... (Read More)

Z. has been Greenlit! 48 hours left to pledge!

November 17th - via:
Hello everyone! The title says it all -- Z. has been Greenlit and is headed to Steam! Thank you to everyone who voted, commented, and shared.  We had phenomenal stats on Greenlight (10% more Yes votes, favorites, and followers than the average top... (Read More)

Next week is going to be big!

November 14th - via:
Hello everyone, I had some updates planned for the weekend but in light of the recent atrocities in France (and Lebanon and Syria) it feels kind of silly to talk about zombies. So I'm taking a couple days to just quietly work away on all of the... (Read More)

FUNDED! Stretch Goals revealed!

November 12th - via:
Hello everyone! This Kickstarter has met its funding goal. A sincere thank you to all of our backers -- past, present, and future! Special shout-out to Fallen Santa for getting us over the line. ;) With this money (less Kickstarter fees and all that... (Read More)

New Feature Reveal: Charms

November 9th - via:
Hello everyone and happy Monday! We hit 100 backers over the weekend and so it's time to finally reveal Weapon Charms!  What: Unique cards with a chance to activate special effects when attacking How: Charms can only be equipped to Signature... (Read More)

Top 100 in less than 48 hours!

November 5th - via:
Hello everyone! We've broke the top 100 on Steam Greenlight in less than 48 hours! It's been a LONG journey to arrive at this point but we're finally here and thanks to all of you it's going pretty damn well. :) Steam Greenlight isn't an exact... (Read More)

Reward sneak peaks

November 2nd - via:
The Z. crew at Comikaze Alright Andrew, this one's for you! :) Firstly, a big fat apology to everyone as I've finally learned a valuable lesson about trying to do conventions and Kickstarters at the same time (this was no small part of why the final... (Read More)

Comikaze and next week

October 31st - via:
Hello everyone, I've been unexpectedly slammed setting up the Z. booth at Comikaze the past couple of days. I think I've finally learned my lesson not to try and juggle so much at once, and thankfully Comikaze is the last event of the year. Thanks... (Read More)

First crossover announcement!

October 28th - via:
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Card Spotlights and a BIG week ahead!

October 26th - via:
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60% of the way and Card Spotlights: Armored Roamer and Police Officer

October 24th - via:
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Card Spotlights - Medic and Barbed Roamer

October 22nd - via:
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Kickstarter Roadmap, Gameplay Trailer, & first Card Spotlights!

October 21st - via:
Hello everyone and welcome to the final push Kickstarter for Z.!  Thank you so much to everyone who has pledged so far, and all of the founders who are checking in as well.  Kickstarter RoadmapThere are a few things I'll be adding to the... (Read More)

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