Burgle Bros. - A Cooperative Heist Boardgame

A project in Mission Viejo, CA by Tim Fowers

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Burgle Bros is a cooperative heist boardgame where players use unique powers to avoid guards, navigate alarms and get out!
Backers: 6093
Average Pledge Per Backer: $38

Funded: $228,527 of $10,000
Dates: Mar 5th -> Apr 4th (30 days)
Project By: Tim Fowers
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January 8th - via: geekdad.com
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Less than an hour left! Push the last stretch goal!

April 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey Backer Bros,  In the last day we unlocked: 5x5 layout patrol cards A new type of tile the Atrium A new tool - Rabbit's Foot.   The final goal is two sided character cards!  Alternate powers on the back that give you a new way to play all 9 of... (Read More)

Wait...$190K?! New 5x5 stretch goals

April 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Ok, how did we get this far? Blew past 180K in no time!  Translucent dice unlocked! This is the part of the heist film where they are downloading funds from the bank account, but the guards are coming!  Will they risk it all to keep the download... (Read More)

150K!! Meeples Finalized and Translucent Dice

April 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hey Burgle Backers, We hit 150K and on our way to 160!  4000 backers - I can't believe it.  Glad I'm not sending these all out of my living room like Paperback.   Thanks for your patience with the process of getting these meeples figured out.... (Read More)

Meeples Take-Two!

March 29th - via: kickstarter.com
The meeples from the previous updated had a very divided reaction, so I posted a poll.  The solution the most backers were happy with were a set of 9 colored meeples:  Let's get to $150K so we can unlock these!  (Read More)

Custom Meeples

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey backers! Here is what we're planning for the wood character pieces.  Let's hit 150K so they can get in the game!  (Read More)

Too many Burgle Bros! Action required

March 26th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Video update!

March 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Figured I do something different:  Correction: I referred to the final art in print and play - it's just the room art so far.  (Read More)

3000 backers! and Burgle Cookies!?

March 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey you ragtag bunch of criminals,We made it to 3000 backers!  I'm amazed and humbled by the awesome group of people that have rallied around the game.  It's great to hear that the Print and Play people are having a good time.  Lots of great... (Read More)

HIGH RISE, Monaco, 12 pack and more!

March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello my honorable thieves, Lots of updates this weekend!  Starting off is the High Rise - a custom built 3 level game board is now available as an add on.  It's the ultimate way to play! We teamed up with Pocketwatch games to offer the award... (Read More)

Burgle Bros Print and Play

March 9th - via: kickstarter.com
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Custom Guard Tokens unlocked!

March 8th - via: kickstarter.com
The crime wave continues with the 30K strech goal achieved.   I've added a few more goals, based on the survey: Where'd he go?  a card shuffled in the guard deck that makes the the players temporarily lose track of the guard. Wood Walls instead of... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal has been stolen!

March 6th - via: kickstarter.com
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March 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Ok guys you are nuts.  I got a flight to PAX East (where I'll be demoing Burgle this weekend) and while I was asleep you guys went and funded the game!!  I'm really excited to bring this game to you. Yesterday I added Paperback, my previous game,... (Read More)

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