Frontier Wars: the board game


A project in Munich, Germany by Bonus Level Entertainment

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Shoot, slash, switch and snatch to unveil the mystery of the 5th season in the most nostalgic 16-Bit action platformer ever to be made!
Backers: 1459
Average Pledge Per Backer: €74

Funded: €107,876 of €95,000
Dates: Jul 13th -> Aug 13th (32 days)
Project By: Bonus Level Entertainment
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Latest News

SwitchArcade Roundup: 'Framed Collection', 'Fairune Collection', and New Switch Games

May 17th - via:
Welcome to the SwitchArcade Roundup for May 17th! Tomorrow is Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition day, so you have that to look forward to! Today, there's a dozen new releases, because you needed a dozen new games, didn't you. (Read More)

Fox N Forests Bringing 16-Bit Platforming To Nintendo Switch

February 6th - via:
The game, which managed to pull in an impressive €107,875 from almost 1,500 Kickstarter backers, is forged in the style of classic 16-bit 2D sidescroller titles. Its core is comprised of a basic but gorgeously-illustrated platformer with various puzzle elements, the most noteworthy of which is the ability to switch between in-game seasons. (Read More)

Stretch Goals

August 11th - via:
Dear Backers, Thank you so much for everything: We did it, together :) So here are our Stretch Goals! Please also check our main page for a more detailed description. Some of you might wonder, why we do not offer any console versions already. We... (Read More)

“It’s me, Rick!”

August 11th - via:
Hi, this is me, Rick! Yes, Rick the Fox from my own game FOX n FORESTS! This might be the last opportunity for me to speak out to you, as my game will probably never happen if this campaign does not reach its goal. And the brutal consequence for me... (Read More)

Game? Design!

August 9th - via:
Hello and welcome to our Game Design update! I am Rupert (game director) and you may already know me from our “What the Fox?” in-depth feature where I explain the idea, story and concept behind FOX n FORESTS. The video is definitely less... (Read More)

Public Enemy

August 8th - via:
Hi, I am Tom, graphic artist for FOX n FORESTS. Me and the team have been really busy driving our campaign and besides networking like crazy in the past weeks I spent my time designing some more enemies for you. What I am trying with the enemies in... (Read More)


August 5th - via:
Hello foxtastic Backers, let’s start the final 7 days of our campaign with a bang: Enjoy “Fungus Forest” - our second Gameplay Video from our playable Prototype! As you can see we want to highlight the Season Switch Mechanic in our prototype... (Read More)


August 4th - via:
Hi! I am Michael, one of the artists of FOX n FORESTS, working on all sorts of things such as backgrounds, sprites and animations. In this update however I would like to focus on the artwork I did. FOX n FORESTS is very dear to me as I started doing... (Read More)


August 4th - via:
Shoot, slash, switch and snatch to unveil the mystery of the 5th season in the most nostalgic 16-Bit action platformer ever to be made! (Read More)

Community, Comments, Coverage!

August 1st - via:
This one is about YOU! Our amazing backers, the awesome community that supports FOX n FORESTS as well as some nice stuff from the press. We could not be any happier with how well our nostalgic 16-Bit Action Platformer has been received and how much... (Read More)

What the Fox? In-Depth Video!

July 28th - via:
"So what the fox is this game actually all about?" Check out this In-Depth Video and join our Game Director Rupert on his tour through the Idea, Game Design and Concept behind FOX n FORESTS! Inspired by famous game series, going for a SNES style!... (Read More)

We are GREENLIT on Steam

July 26th - via:
We have received the Steam Greenlight!  A foxing huge “Thank You!” to everyone who voted for us and of course to every backer out there supporting FOX n FORESTS :) The team could not be any happier and we are confident that together we can make... (Read More)

The Sound of Music

July 26th - via:
Hey Everyone! This is Filippo, I’m the Composer/Sound Designer of FOX n FORESTS. I’m mighty thrilled about this project, since I grew up playing those classic 16 bit games we all know and came to love many of those soundtracks. ActRaiser, Ghost... (Read More)

BOSS me around!

July 23rd - via:
Welcome to our latest update, this time it is about our BOSSES and how to defeat them! And yes, you will need to use all your skills AND brains if you wanna stand a chance against them ;) 1.) Giant Infested Wasp    First the Giant Infested Wasp... (Read More)


July 21st - via:
Dear Backers, today we have something special for you! A Gameplay Video from our Prototype, featuring the level “Revolving River” - without commentary, old school style ;)  The level we designed for this trailer is still work in progress!... (Read More)

Beware! Enemies!

July 19th - via:
“Keep your friends close… and your enemies closer!” - This update is all about monsters and our approach towards Enemy Design! As you know an evil forced has messed around with the seasons in FOX n FORESTS, in order to introduce a deadly 5th... (Read More)

Magic Attack Potions

July 16th - via:
Today we would like to give you an insight into the Magic Attack Potions of FOX n FORESTS!    They are the salt in our combat soup and we will most likely have 9 different types of them, all with their individual range and effect! So make sure to... (Read More)


July 14th - via:
Dear Backers,   Thank you so much for supporting FOX n FORESTS :) We are super excited and had a really good start, please keep up the good work!  We will do updates every 2-3 days, and they will mostly be about the game and its development. We... (Read More)

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