The Great Snowball Battle

A project in Londonderry, NH by Game Salute

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Throw. Run. Hide. Get hit - Go inside! The Great Snowball Battle rages on in this fun, energetic game of cards. Keep your head down!
Backers: 373
Average Pledge Per Backer: $22

Funded: $8,327 of $500
Dates: Oct 23rd -> Nov 22nd (31 days)
Project By: Game Salute
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Latest News

New Kid: Matthew!

November 22nd - via:
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New Kid: Jason!

November 22nd - via:
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Here We Go!

November 22nd - via:
We are so close to the last stretch goal! Just to give you some extra incentive, here is the card text of the two new characters. Jason - Jason is Artistic. Once per game, he can 'draw' an item if he does not already have one. 'Stop moving! Hold... (Read More)

New Location: Open

November 21st - via:
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Sister Act

November 18th - via:
From Matthew: "Location, location, location! So we thought we'd throw in a dog house. Now I'm not gonna say that it IS or IS NOT directly related to the yellow snow, but if you are the type of person who needs some cause and effect, you can draw your... (Read More)

New Item: Snowboard

November 18th - via:
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New Item: Snowhead

November 18th - via:
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Showing Off

November 15th - via:
From Matthew: "Fans of Calvin and Hobbes will love this next pair of cards. Let's start with a new location. The Headless Snowman! Scary stick arms waving in the air, looking for his head. What a better place to hide than behind this creepy half-man?... (Read More)

Casual Game Crowdfunding: Snowball Fights, Explosions, and Bedlam

November 14th - via:
A lot of games are hitting Kickstarter these days, and casual games are no exception. Over the last year, we have seen amazing growth in the number of high quality casual games hitting the crowdfunding scene. After many hours of research on the games being funded this month, we are happy to present to you our crowdfunding favorites for November 2013! (Read More)

It's Dangerous Out There

November 12th - via:
From Matthew: "Ok folks, let's add some more chaos to this game! We've got three new events for you that will keep things moving. Scenario 1: You have just finished a masterful strike, knocking off Guff's Stripey Touke. As you step over to reload:... (Read More)

Stretch Goals... Stretching! Watch Your Head!

November 6th - via:
From Matthew: "If you have ever been standing beneath a snow covered tree when the wind kicks up, or you accidentally bump into a branch, you will immediately identify with the next stretch goal.  The "Avalanche" event simulates that huge load of... (Read More)

More Silly Hats!

November 5th - via:
Hey folks! Matthew and Jason got together last weekend for another studio session... The results of which are below :) In it, the Quickshot mechanic is discussed, and the mysterious pronunciation of Fescht is revealed! We're putting together the next... (Read More)

Truly Great!

November 4th - via:
Hey backers! You asked for it... and after a tremendous weekend it's here! With the addition of the new gear and an expanded ruleset, the 6-player variant is now available! You have been wonderful, folks, and we're happy to be a part of this whole... (Read More)

Two New Characters: Dane & Ply!

October 31st - via:
 "I said keep your head DOWN!" Dane can peg a squirrel with a rock at 50 paces and on the winter battlefield he's like a sniper just waiting for someone to enter his sights. It might take him a while to craft a snowball that has just the right... (Read More)

Two New Characters: Zim & Hodge!

October 28th - via:
"Nothing is more demoralizing that being chased out of your cozy, safe, fort only to end up afraid and vulnerable out in the Open. Enter Hodge! He's crazy fast and harder to hit when he has free range to really let loose Serpentine, Hodge!... (Read More)

Designer Feature: Snink Think Ink

October 24th - via:
Hey folks! Well, listen, I asked the guys to forward along a bit of a bio... and they put on a couple of goofy hats and sent me this nonsense. Can you believe this?  Unbelievable! ...well, rest assured that this sort of fun-having is exactly what... (Read More)

Grab Your Gear And Keep Your Head Down!

October 23rd - via:
Hey folks! The Great Snowball Battle begins! This is a terrific game of old-school, no-holds-barred-but-if-you-hit-me-in-the-face-I'll-kill-you snowball mayhem. I've been working closely with designers Matthew and Jason to get this thing going and... (Read More)

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