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Dwarven Forge's Game Tiles: Revolutionary Miniature Terrain

A project in Carbondale, IL by Dwarven Forge
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Dwarven Forge's Game Tiles Kickstarter project seeks to bring revolutionary miniature terrain to everyone in the tabletop gaming world.
Backers: 5396
Average Pledge Per Backer: $354

Funded: $1,907,790 of $50,000
Dates: Mar 25th -> Apr 30th (37 days)
Project By: Dwarven Forge
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Ten Of The Most Successful Companies Built On Kickstarter

April 14th - via: forbes.com
While the vast majority of campaigns raise $10,000 or less, an increasing number are raising $1 million of more. (Read More)

Only 45 Minutes Left!

April 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Final Update of the Project!This is the final warning...that our Kickstarter project ends in 45 minutes!  Thanks so much for your support and enthusiasm!  You have really made this project so much more enjoyable for us! More Updates will be posted... (Read More)

Final Sprint! Just Passed $1.8MM - Will we hit $2.0MM?

April 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Backers, Wow! We just passed the $1.8 million Stretch Goal -- all 2-set+ Backers will now receive 2 complimentary Free-Standing Narrow Walls. We have one final "cool thing" to propose if we hit the $2 million mark: $2,000,000 Post-Kickstarter... (Read More)

Please Try to Pledge Again -- If You Had a Problem

April 30th - via: kickstarter.com
It appears that Amazon Payments is working again. If you were unable to complete a Pledge earlier due to an error, please try to pledge again. We apologize for the inconvenience you may have been caused. We greatly appreciate your efforts to attempt... (Read More)

Status of Current Slow Down with Our Kickstarter Project’s Pledging System

April 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Backers,It appears that Amazon Payments is having some issues with handling all the requests for payment for our Kickstarter project. We apologize for this development, and we are hopeful that the situation will be quickly resolved. Please keep... (Read More)

$1,650,000 Smashed! Final Day! New Stretch Goal!

April 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Backers, This is the FINAL DAY of our Kickstarter project, and we are thrilled to UNLOCK two $1,650,000 Stretch Goals!  Free-Standing Walls Two-Set backers and higher receive 2 complimentary Free-Standing Walls for every set they back (e.g. a... (Read More)

Two New Add-On Packs Released!

April 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Here’s what’s news:1. For our final day, we’ve decided to release not one, but two Add-On Packs.  First up: a Castle Wall Add-On Pack available for purchase. Many thrilling adventures take place in castles, towers and fortresses, and this... (Read More)

$1,350,000 Smashed! New Add-On Pack! Free Piece!

April 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! $1,350,000 Stretch Goals Smashed!We have UNLOCKED a great new Add-On Pack and a FREE Stretch Goal piece!    Chamber of Sorrow Add-On Pack Welcome to the Chamber of Sorrows, available in Dungeon Gray or Expertly Hand Painted. More than any... (Read More)

HERE IS THE LATEST!

April 26th - via: kickstarter.com
HERE IS THE LATEST!UPDATE FOR SATURDAYThanks to your continued support, with about 3 days to go, we’re now well into 7 digit territory! Here are some updates to summarize where we stand. NOW THAT WE’VE REACHED $1.1 MILLION (included FREE for all... (Read More)

Rocketing Through $1,000,000! Dungeon Dressing Pack Unlocked!

April 24th - via: kickstarter.com
$1,000,000! We are grateful and speechless. And we’ve had more fun than we possibly imagined. Thank you! The Free Treasure Pile – and finally, the Dungeon Dressing Pack Add-on, are now Unlocked! (CLICK HERE for large version) The Dungeon Dressing... (Read More)

Dwarven Forge Breaks the $1M Mark!

April 24th - via: lxg-blog.blogspot.com
It seems like just yesterday we were talking about this project breaking $825K... when in reality it was all of four days ago. In four days Game Tiles picked up another $200K, and Dwarven Forge had to add another stretch goal! The question isn't "if" that one will fall, but "when" and "what comes next?" (Read More)

Last Update Was A Bit Garbled

April 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Backers, Our last Update had some misplaced text as well as an error regarding the price of the Floor Pack. All Add-On Packs are priced the same: one Pack costs $45 for Dark Gray, $60 for Expertly Hand Painted. A group of two Packs cost $70 for Dark... (Read More)

$900,000 Unlocked! The Floor Pack is Here!

April 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
$900,000 Smashed!Thank you all for your tremendous support as we enter the final week of our Kickstarter campaign. We deeply appreciate your pledges as well as your efforts to spread the word about this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for great 3D... (Read More)

Add-On Packs Cost Correction

April 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Game Tiles Backer: I apologize, but we had a pricing typo for Add-on Packs on our last Update. Add-on Packs are all priced the same - as is listed below: One Pack/Dungeon Gray*: $45One Pack/Expertly Hand Painted: $60 Two Packs/Dungeon Gray*:... (Read More)

We Just Broke $825,000! FREE Wall with Window Piece!

April 19th - via: kickstarter.com
$825,000 Reached!Thank you once again! We just smashed through the $825,000 barrier, and this unlocks a great new piece. All backers of at least 2 sets now get 1 FREE Straight Wall with Window for every set they back! This single piece helps you... (Read More)

$700,000 Unlocked! Map Maker is Here! Free Narrow Door!

April 15th - via: kickstarter.com
$700,000 Smashed!We just broke $700,000, and unlocked two great Stretch Goals.  Once again: thanks to everyone for your support, your enthusiasm, and for spreading the word online. Unlocked!  Map Maker Online Tool We are excited to release Map... (Read More)

$600,000 Unlocked! Curved Corner Pack (Add-On)!

April 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Corner Curve Pack< Now Unlocked!Due to your great support we have unlocked a new, purchasable Curved Corner Add-On Pack. This set consists of 16 Curved Corners and 8 Curved Half Floors. It will be available in both Dark Gray and Expertly Hand... (Read More)

Dwarven Forge crushes Kickstarter Goals!

April 11th - via: lxg-blog.blogspot.com
The Kickstarter for Dwarven Forge to produce their new "Game Tiles" range of modular dungeon walls is simply off the charts. For RPG fans the advantages of this project is obvious. For TTG fans- this is your new dungeon/sewer/catacomb table. Let's look at how further stretch goals are adding even more to your purchase. (Read More)

$550,000 Stretch Goal Smashed!

April 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Diagonal Wall Pack< Now Unlocked! This new pack – available exclusively to backers pledged at the 2 set level and above – is specially priced as part of our Stretch Goals. It includes 16 Diagonal Walls and 8 Diagonal Half Floors. A single pack... (Read More)

Dwarven Forge Hits $500,000 in funding!

April 6th - via: kickstarter.com
We Hit $500,000 in Funding!The response to our revolutionary Games Tiles Kickstarter project has been amazing!We have smashed through $500,000 in funding, and we still have 23 days to go!Thank you so much your support! And we appreciate your help in... (Read More)

Our Next Two Next Stretch Goals!

April 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Backers, Sorry for all the updates today.  Thank you for your patience today with our graphical and hyperlink issues.  We are trying to resolve them now.  Some of our hyperlinks are still not working, but we hope to get them restored in good... (Read More)

Our FREE Stretch Goals are Amazing! And now CORRECTED!

April 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Patient Backers, Sorry, we posted the wrong image in the last Update.  The gnomish graphic designer thought it would be a funny idea... Here is the correct image showing all the great FREE Stretch Goals.  You get a LOT more than we showed... (Read More)

Our FREE Stretch Goals are Amazing!

April 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Due to the great support of gamers all over the globe, we have been able to offer a tremendous amount of FREE Stretch Goals for every 2-set (or higher) Reward Level backed.  Thanks for your backing, and thanks for helping to spread the word! CLICK... (Read More)

Up Your Pledge NOW -- Get Multiple Reward Levels!

April 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Want more than one Kickstarter Reward Level?Now you can!In response to all the excellent suggestions made by Dwarven Forge collectors, we have added an Add-On program that easily lets you pledge for more than one Reward Level. Some collectors want to... (Read More)

Dwarven Forge Kickstarter - Your New Dungeon/Sewer Table!

April 2nd - via: lxg-blog.blogspot.com
So we've covered urban terrain... but what if you want to do an good, old-school dungeon crawl? Hunting down Necromutants in a Dark Citadel? Searching the sewers and catacombs under Spinespur? Hunting Abominations in the catacombs and undercities of Steampunk Victoria? Maybe you're getting ready to invade the fabled Lair of Medusa in Godslayer? Got a game of Dungeon Ball ready? Then look no further than this new kickstarter from Dwarven Forge. (Read More)

Dwarven Forge Game Tiles Kickstarter for the Lazy Dungeon Master

April 1st - via: slyflourish.com
This past week Stefan Pokorny, the creator of Dwarven Forge, announced the Dwarven Forge Game Tile Kickstarter. In short, for $170, you'll get two to three sets worth of painted Dwarven Forge pieces later this year. As the Kickstarter grows, all of us backers get more pieces in our order. Reaper proved how valuable these unlocked rewards can be with their Reaper Bones miniature Kickstarter and we're likely to see quite a lot of value coming out of the Dwarven Forge Kickstarter this same way. (Read More)

Painting Tutorial Video by Stefan

March 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Painting Tutorial Now Available! Due to the feedback from our backers, Stefan has made a short video tutorial that shows how to easily paint our dark gray Game Tiles.  Click the link below to learn the equipment you will need and the techniques you... (Read More)

More Stretch Goals Smashed!

March 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Dwarven Forge Backers, It has been an amazing five days!  We started on Monday morning with a lot of nervousness, but we were hopeful that the gaming community would support our cause.  Stefan and I were completely surprised and elated when we... (Read More)

AICN Tabletop! D&D Next! International Tabletop Day! And More!

March 28th - via: aintitcool.com
Wil Wheaton announced Wednesday that select participating stores will have freebies to give away such as exclusive add-on content for several games including Magic: The Gathering, Munchkin, Tsuro, Gloom, Dixit, and more. Even if you can’t make it to your local gaming store, you can spruce up your home Tabletop Day game with these printable cut-outs. If you don’t have a FLGS in your area running an event, check out the locator for private events or you can registering your own event. Or just screw all the official stuff, invite some friends over, and play games! You have no excuses, not even money since Board Game Geek has a list of games that completely free to print out and play, while Drive Thru Games and RPGNow both have bundles of free PDF quick starts and adventures specifically for Tabletop Day. So no excuses! Play games! (Read More)

Bushwick Gamer's 'Crusade' Is to Bring Dungeons and Dragons to the Masses

March 28th - via: dnainfo.com
He may have pioneered the "Rolls Royce" of game boards, but now Stefan Pokorny is on a mission to level the playing field for all fantasy gamers. "My dream is to make it affordable for everyone to have access to affordable dungeons," said the Bushwick resident, 46, of the miniature "terrains" he creates for games like "Dungeons & Dragons." "We've been making the Rolls Royce of dungeons, and now we're trying to make the Model T Ford." (Read More)

Diagonal Walls as $400K Stretch Goal!

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Dwarven Forge Backer, We have heard your input on what Stretch Goals you would like to see, and we have adjusted our plans accordingly.  Future Stretch Goals will be announced as we solidify our plans, but we can announce that at the $400K... (Read More)

Dwarven Forge Game Tiles: Affordable Adventuring

March 27th - via: technabob.com
Dwarven Forge is known in the tabletop gaming world as a provider of high quality miniature terrain. But with high quality comes a high price tag. Until now. The company has launched a Kickstarter fundraiser for their new product called Game Tiles. (Read More)

Dwarven Forge is Funded! And Past 1st Stretch Goal!

March 25th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

New Kickstarter Promises Affordable New D&D Game Tiles

March 25th - via: geekosystem.com
Dwarven Forge sets are like the LEGO of hardcore D&D-type geeks. They're high-quality, interlocking 3D dungeon pieces that you can use with miniatures to make any game visually more incredible, but they're just as fun to play around with aimlessly. The problem is, Dwarven Forge sets are expensive -- like $135 for a basic 37-piece dungeon set. But not for long! Stefan Pokorny, CEO and artist behind Dwarven Forge, has just launched a Kickstarter to produce new tiles that are affordable for everyone. (Read More)

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