Magnum Opus from Clever Mojo Games

A project in Manchester, NH by Game Salute

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Do you need Quicksilver or Vilethorn? Flamel's Notes or the Book of Abraham? Creating the Philosopher's Stone will be your Magnum Opus!
Backers: 283
Average Pledge Per Backer: $53

Funded: $14,930 of $5,000
Dates: Jul 26th -> Aug 27th (33 days)
Project By: Game Salute
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Latest News

Excellent Job, Y'all!

August 27th - via:
I just wanted to say thanks for all of the pledges and support. Magnum Opus is such a great game and I'm pleased it's going to get the attention it deserves.  Tomorrow I'll get the art director to work on the new art and we'll prep everything for... (Read More)

Awesome Art Time

August 27th - via:
Hi Everyone.  I just got an email from our art director. He's been watching the project and he's been looking at the budget. He says we can do the art makeover at 275 backers!  Of course, in the time it took me to read his email and write this... (Read More)

2 Hours Left & 2 Concurrent Stretch Goals

August 27th - via:
Hi All.  You're making great progress in these last few hours.  We're running two concurrent stretch for 300 Backers and one for $14,000.  You're so very close.  Keep letting people know about Magnum Opus...we can do this! .  (Read More)

Magnum Opus: The King's Forge

August 27th - via:
You are all making it happen...we're a third of the way to our 300 Backer goal thanks to you. Keep it going, kjeep telling your friends and posting on your Twitter feed and your Facebook wall.  It's cool to be working on two stretch goals at once,... (Read More)

Racking Up The Stretch Goals In Time For The Final 24 Hours

August 26th - via:
Y'all have been busy these last couple of days! First you hit that $10,000 goal and completed your set of 12 Alchemist Cards. Then you kept on pushing forward and scored the $11,000 goal to get four bright shiny transmutation dice in every copy of... (Read More)

56 Hours and Counting

August 25th - via:
Alchemists Assemble!Y'all are doing GREAT! You've pushed us over the $10,000 stretch goal so all 12 Alchemist cards will be included in EVERY copy of Magnum Opus.  This is really a terrific mini-expansion because each player will get a special power... (Read More)

Magnum Opus: Facebook Cover & Profile Pic

August 21st - via:
To help you spread the word about Magnum Opus, I've made a Facebook Header image...what they call a "cover"...and a new avatar...what they call a "profile picture". Now you can theme your Facebook page to show your support for Magnum Opus! I've... (Read More)

Stretch Congrats & New Stretches

August 20th - via:
Magnum Opus at GenConI'm finally back from GenCon. We ran demos for Magnum Opus all weekend long and everyone who played seemed to like it...a lot! There were some comments about making the rules a little clearer and we're definitely taking those... (Read More)

Magnum Opus at GenCon 2013!

August 18th - via:
The game has been going down incredibly well at this year's GenCon as players from all around the world descend on the halls for the biggest four days in gaming! At the Game Salute booth, people have been dropping by all weekend to try out Magnum... (Read More)

Magnum Opus' New International Shipping Pledge Levels

August 14th - via:
I'm pleased to announce that we've added international shipping options in two new pledge levels so that new international gamers can jump in with out having to click over to the site. We really do listen when you post comments.... (Read More)

GenCon and Stretching

August 14th - via:
Hi All...I've been at GenCon since Monday so I'm not as active as I should be on the project.--GenCon We got most of the Game Salute booth set up on Tuesday and today we'll be putting the final touches on that and unwinding a little in preparation... (Read More)

When Worlds Collide!

August 12th - via:
Sometimes the stars align and everything comes together. The mystical and scientific collide, timings become perfect... and everything just seems right. This is one of those times, where the ways of Alchemy are represented in not just one but two... (Read More)

Magnum Opus Reviews

August 6th - via:
We were so happy to receive two good reviews for Magnum Opus today. One from the Garrett's Games & Geekiness podcast and the other from the Cardboard Republic blog. Admittedly, the GG&G review is not 100% wonderful, but Doug Garrett freely... (Read More)

Good News Everyone!

August 5th - via:
Greetings Fellow Alchemists.  The arrival of an unexpected caravan from Persia, Cathay, and Nippon has caused quite a stir in the market. The rare elements and herbs now available from far off lands has precipitated something of a crash in the... (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Round-Up

August 3rd - via:
I’ve had my hands full with the new baby, but that doesn’t mean I’m not still eyeing a lot of board games on Kickstarter as always. With Gen Con coming up, there have been a slew of projects launching—so many that with some of the prototype copies I’ve been sent I’ve only been able to play once or twice so far. (Plus, hey, I’ve been playing some of my long-awaited Kickstarter rewards…) (Read More)

New Avatar and Reviewer Quotes

August 2nd - via:
Just popping in to say thanks for all of the support you're giving the Magnum Opus project. Here's a new Avatar for your social networks to show your friends that you support Magnum Opus. I'd also like to share a couple of the reviewer quote we've... (Read More)

Funded + Stretch #1 + 2 New Pledge Levels

July 28th - via:
Funded!Greetings Everyone!  Thank you for your generous support of Magnum Opus.  You've taken us over the initial $5,000 goal–and you did it in only 40 hours!  You're All Superstars! So, now it's time to announce the first stretch goal... The... (Read More)

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