Secrets of the Lost Tomb

A project in Montclair, NJ by Everything Epic Games - Chris Batarlis

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The Cinematic Pulp Action Adventure Board Game! A Fast-Paced Cooperative and Competitive Tomb Diving Experience for 1 to 6 Players!
Backers: 685
Average Pledge Per Backer: $163

Funded: $111,889 of $50,000
Dates: Nov 25th -> Jan 7th (44 days)
Project By: Everything Epic Games - Chris Batarlis
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Latest News

90 Minutes Left! Thank You for Being the Best Backers in the World!

January 7th - via:
Backers! You are the Greatest!  Less than 90 Mins left... In case Anyone is Interested... we have a bunch of "Epic Demigod" pledge levels left! (Help Design Your Own Tomb Tile!) You have done such an Amazing Job... and the Game will be a Testament... (Read More)

7 Hours Left!!! 105K Stretch Goal Unlocked! Keep the Momentum Going! :)

January 7th - via:
Hey Backers! Excellent Job!You've done it again and unlocked the 105k Stretch Goal for the Character Minis for the Men of Bad Intentions Adventure Pack!   Really Great Job!  I am very excited and proud to have your support backers! You're doing... (Read More)


January 6th - via:
Backers! You've done it! You've Unlocked the 100K Stretch Goal!!!!We heard your feedback in the Campaign early on to make the Stretch Goals easier to obtain... we did our best... and that brings us to here! Character Minis and Boss Minis are now in... (Read More)

48 Hours Left!!! And New Stretch Goal 95K Unlocked (Interlocking Tiles!)

January 5th - via:
Hey Backers!!! We've Hit the 48 Hour Mark!  Congratulations are In Order! You have Hit the 95K Stretch Goal! That means Upgraded Room Tiles: Interlocking and Material Upgrade! Excellent Work Backers! You Guys Rule! You Know what This Means right?... (Read More)

The Surprise I Promised! And Some Partnership Reminders :)

January 5th - via:
Hey Backers!As Promised... Play the Video... THEN SCROLL DOWN LOWER!!!!   BEHOLD...The Kraken!  Also, it's our Friends at Level99 Games FINAL 13 Hours! Check Them Out!  Click To Go To Their Project!  Because of a Partnership with Them... You'll... (Read More)

Our Friends at Level99 Games and Stretch Goal 90k (almost) unlocked!

January 4th - via:
Hey Backers!We're ALMOST at our 90K Stretch Goal for Brig Gen. Patrick Drake to join the Team! :) Also, Keep in mind the Voting is Still Open:  If you haven't Voted Yet... Please Be sure to Vote for US in all NINE (9) Categories! :) Secrets of the... (Read More)


January 4th - via:
Hey Glorious Backers!!! There are a little over 3 days left (We Finish on Jan 7th Midnight! EST) And we have heard some of you backers mention that we should have some more stretch goals Other than Just Minis after 100K...  You've Spoken... We've... (Read More)

The Voting has Begun! Most Anticipated Game for 2014! Vote Today! (takes 1 min!)

January 3rd - via:
Hey Backers! We're Nominated for 9 different Categories for Most Anticipated Game of 2014 on!When you Vote... Be sure to Vote for US in all NINE (9) Categories! :)  Click Here to Vote!  Secrets of the Lost Tomb is in the running... (Read More)

Stretch Goal 85K Unlocked! Only 15K Away and 4 Days Remaining from Boss Minis Unlock!

January 3rd - via:
Hey Backers!Amazing Job!!! We're Really Close to getting to the Boss Minis ... You've just Unlocked the Create your Own Adventure Script Pack!  He Wants IN! We've got the Awesome New Character Brig Gen Patrick Drake and Interlocking Tiles coming Up!... (Read More)

Quick Update: Top 20 Most Anticipated Games of 2014

January 2nd - via:
Help Us Get the Word Out and become a Top 20 Most Anticipated Game on BGG!!!Click this Link and click THUMBS UP!!! This is Our Nomination to Make sure we will be in the Running!... (Read More)


January 1st - via:
HEY BACKERS!!!I'VE GOT HUGE NEWS!!! 80K STRETCH GOAL HAS BEEN UNLOCKED! Dr. Heidi Dupont New Character and Her Miniature is now on the Team! :)  ALSO! EVEN BIGGER NEWS!  TWO NEW VAULT OF PERSEUS ITEMS HAVE BEEN ADDED! First... You Get:  ... (Read More)

Happy New Year Backers! 6 Days to go!!! We're 9th Place on! Really Nice Job!

December 31st - via:
Hey Backers! You guys really did an amazing job! Thanks so much for the hard work so far!!! ***Help us get to NUMBER 1!!! Please Comment and Become a Fan and Rate us! :) Comments on Pictures and Thumbs up HELP ALOT! :) See Update #34 For... (Read More) Blitz! Let's Do This! Let's get to #1! FREE ADVENTURE SET OFFER!

December 31st - via:
Hey Backers! We've Done it Before... let's Do It AGAIN!!! ***Click to go to Secrets of the Lost Tomb Site!*** Let's get that Free Adventure Set for All Backers who Pledged the Adventurer and Above! (Shown Below)  ***Click This... (Read More)


December 30th - via:
HEY BACKERS!!! Time for us to Go Viral again! We want to get EVERYONE Great Stuff FREE!!!!  We’re Ramping up for the final 8 Days of the Campaign and We want to get these Even MORE stretch goals Unlocked for Everyone! :) In Order to do that… we... (Read More)

New Updated Men of Bad Intensions Artwork!!! More Gripmat Designs and Other Stuff

December 27th - via:
Hey Super Backers!!!We're almost at 75K and a NEW Stretch Goal!!! Lets keep going!!! We have lots of New Stuff Coming Your Way! And STILL more to come!!!  I just wanted to share some MORE COOL ART with you all!!! Our Artist, the Magician Behind the... (Read More)

Important Survey, DoubleSix Dice, Gripmat, Story Card Creation, Rulebook and Mini Print & Play

December 26th - via:
Hey Backers!1. Important Survey! This is a Very Important Survey that we need you to take! It's quick but Important! It can help us choose how specific game components will be chosen and more! Link Above:... (Read More)

Merry Minis for Every One! Merry Minis for All and Stretch Goal Unlocked!

December 25th - via:
Joyous Backers! Sing Yourself a Little Carol!  Because the Character Minis have Been UNLOCKED for EVERY CORE GAME! And MORE just around the corner!Perfectly for Today we received some Prototype Samples of 3D Printed Minis (Keep in mind these are... (Read More)

The Full Four Horsemen! And Bianca Sinclair (3D Artwork Sample!)

December 24th - via:
Hey Backers!Just wanted to wish everyone a Merry Christmas Eve! And with that, I wanted to share some New 3D and Other artwork I just got in! Bianca Sinclair! Bianca Sinclair! AND: The Full Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse! And a little Video of Me... (Read More)

BEHOLD... the Fourth Horsemen of the Apocalypse!

December 23rd - via:
Friends, Adventurers, Backers... Lend Me Your Eyes... and Behold... The Forth and Final Horsemen...  We Sincerely Hope You Enjoy!  Please Listen to this Musical Selection While Viewing!   Death! The Grim Reaper!  ***Click to go to BGG and... (Read More)

Famine... The Next Horsemen!

December 21st - via:
Hey Backers!We're getting so close to that Stretch Goal for the Core Minis! Lets Get There! .... And Now... for MORE Horsemen!!!The Black Horse! Famine!"And when he had opened the third seal, I heard the third beast say, Come and see. And I beheld,... (Read More)

Almost at the Minis! AND The Second Horseman of the Apocalypse!

December 20th - via:
Backers! We're Almost at the Miniature Stretch Goal! A Little Inspiration for You to Get Us There!!! ....  The Second Horseman! The Red Horse! "And when he had opened the second seal, I heard the second beast say, Come and see. And there went out... (Read More)

Presenting... The First Horseman of the Apocalypse! ... the White Horse...

December 20th - via:
The First Horseman:"And I saw when the Lamb opened one of the seals, and I heard, as it were the noise of thunder, one of the four beasts saying, Come and see. 2 And I saw, and behold a white horse: Zech. 1.8 ; 6.3 and he that sat on him had a bow;... (Read More)

THE DICE TOWER: A Preview by Tom Vasel!

December 18th - via:
Hey Backers! As Promised,Here's the Preview done by Tom Vasel of the Dice Tower! Please Enjoy! That is All :)  (Read More)

Undead Viking Review Up and Ready for YOU to Watch!

December 18th - via:
Hey Backers! Undead Viking has posted the Review Video! Definitely Check it out and Each and EVERY One of You Awesome Backers.... PLEASE ^^^ THUMBS UP ^^^ the Video! Feel free to comment too...  :) (This helps it get noticed more by other users to... (Read More)

Alligator MacPhee UNLOCKED! DJ Grandpa Podcast Interview LIVE!

December 16th - via:
Hey Backers! It's the Beginning of a New Week for Us with 22 days left to go and Lots of Ground to still cross for our stretch goals... And Luckily... we've now got our Epic Survivalist and Wilderness Guide from New Zealand ... a Maori and one Heck... (Read More)

Calling All Backers! BGG BLITZ #2 We Need Your Help!

December 16th - via:
Backers!Your support has been great and we really appreciate it! However, right now... we need to get this Kickstarter, Kick-Started! In order to do that we need your help with some major Support!  We've done this push before,... (Read More)

Dj Grandpa's Crib: Thor’s Hammer

DJG finds Hand Forged Beauty, seeks The Secrets of the Lost Tomb, reveals the truth to Ron Greenfield, listens to some fine pickers with Nick DiSebastian, fights The Looking Glass Wars, submits a game to Rick Soued, and discovers heirloom chemistry sets. (Read More)

The Most Important Update Yet! READ IMMEDIATELY! (This is GOOD)

December 14th - via:
Backers! You Have Spoken! We Have Listened!!! We’ve been working VERY HARD for You!!! We’ve been spending the last three weeks, ever since the campaign has begun trying to find a way…. ANY way to get these Miniatures in your awesome Hands, so... (Read More)

Vault of Perseus Unlocked! “EU FRIENDLY” Announcement! Also Holiday Early Birds and Tile Pledge Change!

December 10th - via:
Hey Backers! Thanks so much for checking out this Important Update!!! 1. We have opened up a New Adventure:As you saw in last night’s Teaser, there’s a new Evil in town! The High Emperor Drakkus, the Son of the Dragon and Past Leader of the... (Read More)

The Vault of Perseus: What Is Coming Out Next???

December 9th - via:
Presenting:Emperor Drakkus, the Son of the Dragon  "Through the Millennia, a still-beating heart pumps... locked away from it's owner's body... a sunken city, where the Dead now reign... the wings of doom and the teeth of death now rise to seek out... (Read More)


December 7th - via:
HEEEYYYY BACKERS!!! It's been a Crazy Week! We held on to  #1 spot for over 3 Days!  Amazing Job! I hope you guys, if you haven't already, hop on there and become a fan and comment on some pics to help raise our Rank some more on... (Read More)

QUICK UPDATE: Hotness! #2

December 6th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Lady Rocket has Arrived! First Stretch Goal UNLOCKED!

December 4th - via:
Awesome Job Backers! First Stretch Goal Complete!You've Unlocked Lady Rocket!  A Little about Lady Rocket: Born Jan. 6, 1903 in St. Petersburg, Russia to influential scientists, Emma grew up with Science and excelled in school. When Tsar Nicholas... (Read More)

Fully Funded! Barbarossa's Barbary is Obtained and Yours!

December 3rd - via:
Hey Backers (Best in the World),Outstanding Job on the 100% Funding! So happy and grateful that we're fully funded in only 1 week from when we launched! This just goes to show how much people care and how much they have pushed to support our... (Read More)

Kick The Box December 2nd 2013 Edition

December 2nd - via:
I hope all who celebrated Thanksgiving this last week had a great gaming time, and for the rest of my readers, I hope all of you also got your fair share of gaming in. This week’s Kick The Box features two amazing must have game accessories. Well, actually one of them has a whole SLEW of must have gaming accessories that has my wallet begging for forgiveness, plus two noteworthy tabletop games. So, together, let’s hit the latest updates and see what my picks for this week are. (Read More)


December 1st - via:
Friends, Allies, Backers... Lend Me Your Ears! (Or eyes in this case) You all did a Fantastic Job getting us to the TOP 3 on Board Game Geek in a short amount of time... We are on the Verge of being funded and it's been only a little more than 6... (Read More)

Update Lucky Number 13... The Tomb Calls... You Answer...

December 1st - via:
Hey Expedition Members! (AKA Backers!) We had an awesome time tonight preparing the Game Demo Video for you which we hope will be finished being Edited by tomorrow evening. (Big round of applause to our Editor Jim (Ninjace)  We did a GREAT Job... (Read More)

It's Pirate Time! (Quick Saturday Update!)

November 30th - via:
Good Morning Backers!You wanted it! Now you got it!  "The Bounty of Black Beard" Himself Shall Be Yours!   Thank you so much to everyone and their hard work in getting our name out there! Remember, It's not over yet! It's only just begun!!! Now... (Read More)

Black Friday Promotional Special! Results! You Guys Did Great!

November 30th - via:
Hey Incredible Backers!You all did a Fantastic Job Today! Really Great Work on BGG as well as with spreading the word during this very busy shopping rush!  We really appreciate the great Push, Awesome Comments, Ratings, and Thumbs up!! The More... (Read More)

Black Friday Promotional Special! 8 Hours Remaining!!!

November 29th - via:
AWESOME BACKERS! Thanks so much for the push so far! We've got lots of new comments and thumbs on BGG...  The Online Sales, and the Long Lines in the Store can't stop Our Amazing backers! You Guys Rock!  :) Keep on Pressing Forward!  Great... (Read More)

Black Friday Promotional Special! New Adventure Content! 24 Hours ONLY!

November 29th - via:
Hey Backers! Time for us to Go Viral!  On Black Friday we want to get EVERYONE Great Stuff FREE!!!!  We’re Ramping up for Black Friday after our Thanksgiving Dinner we are Very Thankful for all of our Backers and we’re thankful for being over... (Read More)

Thanksgiving Quick Update!

November 28th - via:
Hey Backers! Hope everyone is enjoying Thanksgiving and We're very excited to announce that we're 60% Funded! We want to keep this going and we are going to be giving some amazing Black Friday incentives coming up starting at Midnight Tonight!  We... (Read More)

Board Game Geek Updates are Coming...

November 27th - via:
Hey Backers! What an amazing first couple days! Lets keep the momentum going! We're over the 50% mark and we gotta keep the steam going...  We're moving into Thanksgiving and we have a lot of plans for PR, Advertising, and anything that can give... (Read More)

Profile Pictures for Backers! (Quick Update!)

November 27th - via:
Hey Again!  The First Pics were a bit too large... sorry about that! Hopefully these work better!  Here are Updated Profile Pics! They should fit better Sorry about having to Double Up on this Update! Please let me know if there are any other... (Read More)

Profile Pictures for Backers! (Quick Update!)

November 27th - via:
Hey Everyone!  Here are some Profile Pics (Below) for you to Upload and Wear Proudly!  Any and all Help with Networking and Spreading the word to get us to the Miniatures Stretch Goal is MUCH appreciated! We can do this! We hope you enjoy the... (Read More)

50% Funded and Pledge Level Comparison Chart!

November 27th - via:
Good Morning Backers!  In only about 2 days we have gotten 50% funded! Even with Thanksgiving just a day away... people are still showing us how amazing they are and how much they love the project and we are most humbly thankful! We will continue to... (Read More)

Secrets of the Lost Tomb

November 27th - via:
So I saw this nifty board game being playtested at this year's Metatopia convention, and lo! and behold, the Kickstarter to put the game into production is now live. (Read More)


November 26th - via:
Backers! We Have Done It! Just before Midnight... we have completed "The Vault of Perseus"! The very SPECIAL additional Content for the Game and included in every "The Glory Seeker" Pledge Level and above! And we will keep on adding more content as... (Read More)

"The Vault of Perseus" Add-On Menu Coming Soon!

November 26th - via:
A Short Update: Firstly, I want to thank each and every one of you for Pledging so far… We’re really making great progress and growing!  To those who pledged the first EB Glory Seeker... Thank You Very Much! The Glory Seeker Will Get Better and... (Read More)

We Are Launched!

November 25th - via:
Dear Backers! We Really Look Forward to an amazing Kickstarter with all of YOU!  We can't do it without you! Here's an Updated Picture of our Rhaz Azul T-Shirt!  :)  More Art Coming Soon! And More Updates! Please share our Kickstarter page with... (Read More)

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