Depths: Trading Card Game

The Cards of Cthulhu

A project in Glendora, CA by Dan Verssen

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A card game for 1-4 players that pits you against the forces of The Great Cthulhu and other Elder Gods.
Backers: 644
Average Pledge Per Backer: $43

Funded: $27,613 of $7,000
Dates: Aug 5th -> Sep 4th (30 days)
Project By: Dan Verssen
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Latest News

Author - Stretch Goals

September 3rd - via:
As the campaign winds down, it doesn't look like we will reach all the author stretch goals. After some careful thought (and throwing financial considerations to the wind), I have decided that I simply can't pass up the opportunity to include the... (Read More)

The End

September 2nd - via:
Here is a link to the final video of the campaign... The campaign has done amazingly well, and I thank all of you for its success. Once the campaign ends, we'll put the game up for pre-order on our website: (Read More)

Wow! New Video! Famous Authors!

August 24th - via:
Videos! - We've added all the videos, including the new video for turn #3 to the bottom of the main page for easy access!   Back Cover! - We've also added the back cover of game box to the bottom of the main page!   Authors! - We reached out to... (Read More)

Turns 1 and 2

August 22nd - via:
Here are the first 2 turns of a game. Our goal is to show one aspect of the game with every turn. In Turn #1, we show a basic turn. In Turn #2, we show the appearance and destruction of a Gate.  (Read More)

Happy Birthday!

August 20th - via:
Something of special interest to all of us... it's H. P. Lovecraft's birthday today! He was born this day in 1890. A link to his Wiki page... All together now... Happy birthday CthulhuHappy birthday... (Read More)

Set-Up Video

August 17th - via:
Here is the Set-Up video. Next up will be a video showing the first turn! Thank you everyone for your continued support. You have made this campaign more successful than I ever imagined. The custom coins, mounted boards, and custom dice that you have... (Read More)

Updated Rule Book!

August 16th - via:
We have updated the rule book! We have integrated all the Kickstarter goodies that have come about because of your very generous support for our project! The $17,000 Stretch Goal to unlock even more... (Read More)

Components Video

August 14th - via:
Here is a video detailing each of the game components!  (Read More)


August 13th - via:
These 4 mousepads are not part of the Kickstarter campaign, but I really appreciate all the support you have given this game. I've created the mousepads based on the Cult Boards. When ordering, if you type in the code: DVGOFFERCODE You will receive a... (Read More)

Even Newer

August 10th - via:
Here is the latest look! Thank you for your feedback!  (Read More)

Newest Look!

August 9th - via:
Here is the newest layout! I think we are focusing in on a winner. :)  (Read More)

Names on Cards

August 9th - via:
Sorry about all the updates, but I want to get this right. I appreciate the pledges that have come in, and I want the cards to look great.   I also appreciate people taking the time to send in comments on the previous versions. Here's the newest... (Read More)

Mounted Boards, Stretch Goals, and Pledge Levels!

August 9th - via:
We have broken through the $14,000 level and everyone gets Mounted Cult Boards! Thank you! We've added another Stretch Goal as well as another Kickstarter Exclusive Stretch Goal! The extra Coins will be awesome, and I am really looking forward to... (Read More)

Custom Cthulhu Dice Mock-Ups!

August 8th - via:
Here is a mock-up of the dice that will be part of the game and in the Bonus Pack. They will be black plastic with engraved and painted symbols and numbers.  (Read More)

$10,000 Stretch Goal Unlocked!

August 7th - via:
The $10,000 Stretch Goal has been breached and new allies are coming to the aid of humanity! More Investigator cards! More Follower cards! And more Mystical Items! The forces of Earth are hard pressed, but at least now they have a chance! We are... (Read More)

Bonus Pack of Doom!

August 7th - via:
$25 BONUS PACK - This is a stand alone bonus pack that includes 10 extra Custom Cthulhu Coins -AND- a full set of 7 Custom Cthulhu Dice! If you have pledged for a physical copy of the game, we'll cover your shipping anywhere in the world for FREE! If... (Read More)

Player Help Sheet

August 6th - via:
We have almost reached our funding goal in less than 24 hours! This is amazing! Thank you for all your support and sharing the news with your friends! Here's a look at the Player Help Sheet!  (Read More)

Your Name on a Card!

August 6th - via:
Thank you everyone for your amazing Day 1 support! Your response would make the Elder Gods proud! People have been curious about how it will look to have their name on a card. Here is an example of a card without a name, and then with a name added.... (Read More)

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