Veil of Ruin

Catacombs & Castles

A project in Hamilton, Canada by Elzra Games

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Catacombs & Castles is a standalone fantasy, dexterity board game that can be played by itself or can expand Catacombs Third Edition.
Backers: 2737
Average Pledge Per Backer: $132 CAD

Funded: $360,785 CAD of $25,000 CAD
Dates: Jun 1st -> Jun 27th (26 days)
Project By: Elzra Games
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Latest News

Hamilton game company thrives on Kickstarter when most projects doomed to fail

April 27th - via:
Most Kickstarter projects are doomed to failure  (Read More)

Catacombs & Castles 300K update + contest continues

June 25th - via:
We have smashed past the 300K stretch goal which unlocks the Siege Defence Robot (aka "the Octopus").  300K Stretch Goal Unlocked!! The Wylamander - the final stretch goal at 340K - is in sight.  Here is a preview of the final artwork: Wylamander... (Read More)

Catacombs & Castles Final 48 Hours MEGA update + contest

June 24th - via:
Hi everyone, We are racing towards the final 48 hours of the Catacombs & Castles campaign having already past 260K which has unlocked another stretch goal! We have added another stretch goal for 340K, completing the Stretch Goal graphic on the... (Read More)

Catacombs & Castles 255K - Jun-23-2016 + Octopus Robot Concept Photos

June 23rd - via:
We have jumped past 255K and are approaching the final 48 hours of the campaign. We thought you would like to see some concept photos of how we think the giant robots that are made up of multiple wood pieces will be implemented. Here is a concept... (Read More)

Catacombs & Castles 240K - Jun-22-2016

June 23rd - via:
First off, Kickstarter just gave us the "Project We Love" badge for our campaign, for which we are very grateful.  We continue to unlock stretch goals and the Seige Defender Robot (or “Octopus”) is in sight as we head into the final stretch. We... (Read More)

Catacombs & Castles 200K + Concept Art + Game Play Video Update Jun-15-2016

June 15th - via:
We unlocked the 200K stretch goal: the Stone Crusher robot! As always, we don't take this for granted and appreciate your support and suggestions. There are a lot of great ideas being discussed in the comments. An initial game play video has been... (Read More)

Catacombs & Castles Kickstarter Preview

June 13th - via:
Are you a Catacomb or Castle hero? It's time to choose and take a stand in Catacombs and Castles! (Read More)

Catacombs & Castles 170K + Comparison Chart Update Jun-10-2016

June 10th - via:
170K!! And another stretch goal unlocked! We added the following chart comparing Catacombs & Castles with Catacombs Third Edition to the project page this afternoon.  Hopefully, this will help bring out the differences between the two titles.... (Read More)

Catacombs & Castles New Reward Levels Update Jun-08-2016

June 8th - via:
Three additional reward levels have been added to the campaign in response to your feedback: Ranger, Queen of Storms and Matriarch. By popular demand (and the graciousness of our previous backers), the exclusive material from the Catacombs Third... (Read More)

Catacombs & Castles 100K Update Jun-04-2016

June 4th - via:
100K In Three Days Catacombs & Castles has raised 100K in three days, which unlocks the first of the Matriarchs.  These are the powerful rulers of the land of Tellaryth where the events of the Castles game takes place.  We really appreciate the... (Read More)

Catacombs & Castles First Update Jun-03-2016

June 3rd - via:
Thank you everyone for all of your support so far! The campaign has rocketed out of the gate and we have already unlocked several stretch goals. We appreciate your patience while we put this update together.  We are very grateful for all of your... (Read More)

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